Ellesmere Town Council

Town Council Services And Facilities 

Ellesmere Town Council is responsible for the management of a number of facilities in the town. Currently the Town Council manages the following facilities, however in 2024/25 it is anticipated that these will increase when more services are passed down to Town Councils from Shropshire Council.

Ellesmere Town Council is responsible for the following assets and services:

  • War Memorial
  • Cross Street Toilets
  • Bus Shelters
  • CCTV Cameras
  • 84 Street Lights
  • Street Furniture
  • Floral Planters and Flower Beds
  • Flag Poles
  • Christmas Festoons

The Town Council also owns and manages the following sites:

  • Ellesmere Town Hall
  • Beech Grove – Playing Fields & Play Area
  • Birch Road Recreation Ground
  • Berwyn View Recreation Ground
  • Kingfisher Walk Playground
  • Crane and New Wharf Square
  • Boathouse & Mere Cottage – jointly owned with Shropshire Council
  • Ellesmere Cemetery – jointly owned with Ellesmere Rural Parish Council

Contact Ellesmere Town Council

Administrative Assistant: Ms Gem Whitley
Mon – Friday 9am – 2pm
Email: admin@ellesmere-tc.gov.uk
Telephone:  01691 596290

Town Clerk: Miss Joanne Butterworth
Telephone:  01691 622689
Email: jo.butterworth@ellesmere-tc.gov.uk

Assistant Clerk: Mrs Vicky Martin
Monday – Friday 9am until 2pm
Email: assistant.clerk@ellesmere-tc.gov.uk
Telephone: 01691 622188


Town Council Facebook Page

Covid – 19 Support

Ellesmere Town Hall

Shropshire Council

Contacting Shropshire Council

  • Website: – https://www.shropshire.gov.uk/
  • General Enquiries: – 0345 678 9000
  • Council Tax: – 0345 678 9002
  • Planning And Building Control: – 0345 678 9004
  • Housing: – 0345 678 9005
  • Streets, Roads And Transport: – 0345 678 9006
  • Bins And Recycling: – 0345 678 9007
  • Pest Control: – 0345 678 9067
  • Parking Services: – 0345 678 9019

Reporting Concerns

Shropshire Highways

Illegal Parking

Fly Tipping

Anti Social Behaviour

Dog And Animal Fouling


Noise Nuisance And pollution

Pest Control

Planning Concerns

Shropshire Housing Trusts

Shropshire Council Home Point

The Wrekin Housing Group

Bromford Housing

Connexus Housing

Recycling And Rubbish

When Is My Bin Collected

Nearest Recycling Centre

Ordering A Container

Council Tax Enquiries

Council Tax Charges

Discounts And Exemptions

Paying Your Council Tax

Shropshire Council Bus Passes

Apply For A Bus Pass

Renew A Bus Pass

Shropshire Councils Other Services

My Shropshire Online

The My Shropshire account will give you access to a wide range of services at any time of the day. This gives you the freedom to report, request or pay for something when you have free time, rather than having to find the time to ring or visit us during our normal working hours.