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The Town Council and Rotary Club of Oswestry Borderland Oswestry Bonfire and Fireworks evening Grant Fund

The Bonfire and Fireworks Grant Fund is now open. The hugely popular event raised over £9,000 which will be made available to local clubs and organisations and other local events as a result of the Toread more


Last night saw the switching on of the Christmas lights from the Bailey Head. The event saw the biggest crowds yet and the town Council wish to extend a big thank you to Bellan House Choirread more

Free Bus Travel and Car Parking at Christmas

Great news for Oswestry shoppers, businesses and visitors following the Town Councils decision to offer free parking at its car parks on Saturdays in December as well as free travel on the town centreread more

Oswestry & Borders Flower Club

The Mayor and Mayoress recently attended the traditional annual event arranged by Oswestry & Borders Flower Club of a floral art Christmas Open Demonstration by Vanessa Wellock, National Demonstrator

Christmas Light Switch On Event

We hope you will all join us tomorrow at the Christmas Light switch on event at the Bailey Head, starting at 4pm read more


Salary scp 18-25 (currently £24,982 - £29,577) pro rata 21 hours (0.6) Oswestry is a historic market town of 18,000 people in north-west Shropshire, close to the border with Wales. read more

Remembrance Sunday

Hundreds of people lined the streets of Oswestry for yesterdays Remembrance Sunday Parade. The Parade was led by the Porthywaen Silver Band and expertly directed through the streets of Oswestry by theread more

Carriageway Resurfacing works in your area

Kier Highways have been instructed by Shropshire Council to carry out Carriageway Resurfacing works. read more

Bulb Planting

The Mayor has planted the first Bulb at New Fairholme as part of the Oswestry in Bloom Campaign to thank the key workers who carried on working throughout the Covid-19 lockdown. read more

Remembrance Sunday

Oswestry Town Council, the Royal British Legion and representatives from St Oswald’s Parish Church have put in place the plans for this years Remembrance Sunday Parade which will take place on Sunday read more

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Contacting Oswestry Town Council

You can contact the council via any of the methods below:

Oswestry Town Council,
The Guildhall,
SY11 1PZ

Tel: 01691 680222

E-mail: enquiries(at)

Twitter: @OswestryTC
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