Hi The Town of Wem Welcomes you

This website has been developed on the back of the Welcome to Wem booklet introduced in November 2016.  We look forward to providing a service to Wem and the new residents but we think that it could also be a useful asset to all those that live in Wem and the local area.

The new welcome to Wem booklet was 2019/20 has now been finalised and published 

We thank our Sponsors; Wem Town Council; Meres & Mosses (Connexus);  The Co-op; Monks Estate agents; The Castle Hotel, Robinson and Young; Princes, Wem and District Rotary Club and last but not least we also thank Sam & Simon Harris of ‘The Ideas Cupboard’ with coming up with a superb production once

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Welcome to Wem In North Shropshire

This package is designed to help you get to know about the historic Market Town of WEM and the available services, societies, clubs and churches, etc.  With this information it is hoped you will find it easy to adapt to your new environment, make new friends and enjoy the community.

In this package you will find:

A welcome letter from the Town’s Mayor – Health & Welfare – Recycling – Schools and Nurseries – Vets – Transport – Facilities: Town Hall, etc.  – Churches – Public Houses – Restaurants, Bistro, Cafés – Sports Clubs – Social Clubs – Edinburgh House (Shropshire Housing, Meres and Mosses Housing Association, Shropshire Council, Wem Town Council, Police) – Annual events – Places to visit within 20 miles of Wem – Town Council members – History of Wem. Transport, Rail, taxis and buses.

Look out for:  The Wemian is a local free magazine issued four times a year.  It is an invaluable asset in keeping up to date with what is happening in Wem.  It also has a Website, Facebook page and a Twitter account.  If you have a business this is an excellent local magazine to advertise in.  When issued the magazine can be found in local shops, the Library and Town Hall.

Website: www.thewemian.co.uk/ – Facebook – and Twitter @The Wemian.

Wem local Website for shops, etc. – www.wemlocal.org.uk/wempres/siw/siwemcat.htm

 ‘The Story of Wem’ is an interesting book and is available from Wem Town Council at Edinburgh House and Wem Book Shop, 81 High Street.   Price – £10 per copy.

The Welcome to Wem Community Group committee:

Chairman Philip Moyse MBE JP, Treasurer Brian Gee, Secretary Liz Broomhall, and Sponsorship Liaison Jean Cooley

If your group, business or organisation has any amendments or requests please send full details by email to Phil Moyse philipmoyse7@gmail.com

For new insertions please send full details to Phil Moyse for the Committee to consider.

Sponsors:  We do not put in adverts in the magazine but If you wish to sponsor the us we will put in your logo on the back page of the magazine please contact Jean Cooley at E: jeanjcooley@gmail.com T:01939236654

There is no need to be lonely in Wem

Wem Town Council

Wem: Birthplace of the Modern Sweet Pea

Town Clerk and Treasurer

Mrs P. E. O’Hagan

Wem Town Council Offices

Edinburgh House                                                                                 Tel & Fax: 01939 232733

New Street                                                                                          Email: info@wem.gov.uk

Wem, Shropshire                                                                                Assistant Clerk Email:

SY4 5DB                                                                                               assistant.clerk@wem.gov.uk

Website: www.wem.gov.uk

To be updated

 

Welcome from the Mayor of Wem

                                                                   Mayor of Wem

MEMBERSHIP OF WEM TOWN COUNCIL AT MAY 2019

CLLR P BROOMHALL

Deputy Mayor 

peterbroomhall2@icloud.com 232573
CLLR MRS P A DEE

 

pauline.dee@shropshire.gov.uk 233037
CLLR MRS R E DODD

 

rosemary.dodd@mypostoffice.co.uk 233083
CLLR P GLOVER

MAYOR

mailto:philipglover@gmail.com

 

234037
CLLR MRS C GRANGER mailto:constancegranger@btinternet.com  

236460

CLLR P JOHNSON

 

Mailto:annpajessjohnson@yahoo.co.uk  

232035

CLLR MRS M J MEAKIN

 

5 Station Road, Wem, SY4 5BQ mandymeakin@gmail.com  

234834

CLLR C J MELLINGS

 

 

Chris.mellings@shropshire.gov.uk

Kerry Edge

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CLLR J H MURRAY

 

jhmurray@hotmail.co.uk 232007
CLLR G NASH George.h.nash@hotmail.com 07947 558 402
CLLR G SOUL @yahoo.com 01939 232544

CLLR E W TOWERS

 

edwardtowers@btinternet.com 235283

Roger Drummond

Arvrio Soulton Road. Wem, SY4rHR 232363