Meet the Cabinet on Thursday 17 October

Have you got an idea to make the borough a better place? Want to meet Telford & Wrekin Council’s Cabinet?

Telford & Wrekin’s Cabinet is inviting residents to meet them at events across the borough next Thursday (17 October) and want to hear your ideas and views.

Meet the Cabinet events are aimed to gather ideas from all over the borough to gain an understanding of the views and opinions of residents.

On Thursday 17 October, the Cabinet will visit:

Cllrs Lee Carter, Shaun Davies and Shirley Reynolds will be at Hollinswood and Randlay Community Centre, 11am-12noon

Cllrs Rae Evans, Carolyn Healy and David Wright will be at Coalbrookdale Community Centre, 1-2pm

Cllrs Raj Mehta, Andy Burford, Richard Overton and Hilda Rhodes will be at Little Wenlock Village Hall, 3-4pm

Council leader, Shaun Davies, said: “I’m really pleased to that my Cabinet members are once again heading out into the community.

“This is an opportunity for local people to meet Cabinet members but also for us to gain an insight into the views and opinions of the public which is really helpful to the Council’s work.

“We’re always open to new ideas on all matters and we look forward to listening to a large variety of them.”

Cabinet members will be available to help with queries regarding any subject but in case of interest, these are their specific Cabinet roles:

Cllr Shaun Davies is Council Leader

Cllr Richard Overton is Deputy Leader and Cabinet Member for Neighbourhood Services, Enforcement and The Pride Programme

Cllr Lee Carter is Cabinet Member for Finance, Commercial Services and the Economy (Cabinet Member for the LEP)

Cllr Andy Burford is Cabinet Member for Health and Social Care

Cllr Rae Evans is Cabinet Member for Customer Services, Partnerships, Culture and Leisure

Cllr David Wright is Cabinet Member for Housing, Transport and Infrastructure

Cllr Hilda Rhodes is Cabinet Member for Parks, Green Spaces and The Natural Environment

Cllr Shirley Reynolds is Cabinet Member for Children, Young People and Education

Cllr Carolyn Healy is Cabinet Member for Visitor Economy and The World Heritage Site

Cllr Raj Mehta – Cabinet Member for Communities and Inclusivity