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Oswestry in Lights Competition

Once again, the Oswestry in Bloom Committee will be running their annual Oswestry in Lights Competition. This will involve Committee Members touring the town throughout December looking for the best dread more

Free Christmas Parking

Oswestry Town Councillors have agreed that for the three weekends before Christmas that parking on Central, Smithfield Street and Horsemarket car parks will be free all day. We hope this gesture will read more

Remembrance Sunday

Thank you to everyone that attended the services at the Memorial Gates or in the Parish Church yesterday and who lined the route of the more

Remembrance Day

Sunday will be the 100th anniversary of Armistice Day. This photograph from the archives shows one of the first Remembrance Day ceremonies held at Oswestry’s memorial gates, c. more

Oswestry Town Council, Car Park Charges Consultation 5th November – 25th November

The Town Council are undertaking a public consultation on potential changes to the way it charges people to park on its car parks (Horsemarket, Smithfield Street & Central Car Park) in the more

Bonfire and Fireworks

A huge thank you to everyone that supported the annual Bonfire and Fireworks event funded by the Town Council on Saturday evening. Despite the weather forecast and heavy rain during the afternoon a lread more

Civic Society Awards

The Civic Society recently presented an award to both the Town Council and Neil Phillips for this year’s diverse summer music programme in the Park. read more

The Statue of Wilfred Owen

The statue of one of Oswestry’s legends, Wilfred Owen, was unveiled on the 20th October at Cae Glas Park as part of the Wilfred Owen more

Britain In Bloom

Oswestry was judged on Wednesday 1st August 2018 by Rae Beckwith and James Cordingley from the Britain In Bloom organisation who visited Oswestry for the first time, enjoying Cae Glas Park, acknowledgread more

West Mercia Police

Good to welcome Inspector Tracey Ryan of West Mercia to the Guildhall today to discuss various town issues with the Mayor Cllr Sandy Best

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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
Fax: 01691 671080
E-mail: enquiries(at)

Twitter: @OswestryTC
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