News

Please keep your communal areas clear

Posted: 27.06.2017

Shared communal areas include stairways, lifts, landings and hallways. Please make sure you do not leave any items in these areas, including shoes, shoe racks, prams, pushchairs, bicycles, children’s toys, plant stands and door mats.

Taking fire safety seriously

Posted: 26.06.2017

We carry out safety checks on a regular basis and fire safety compliance standards are met in all our properties.

Radon Testing in Weston Rhyn

Posted: 22.06.2017

We will be carrying out tests for Radon over a 3 month period at 46 properties in Weston Rhyn. If this affects you you will receive a letter from us.

Kitchen and bathroom upgrades

Posted: 12.06.2017

Progress on our kitchen and bathroom upgrade programme

Local football club funds new dugout thanks to Community Chest grant

Posted: 08.06.2017

Local football club, AFC Broseley is celebrating after building a new dugout - made possible after the club was awarded £500 as part of Shropshire Towns and Rural Housing’s (STAR Housing) Community Chest grant.

Pay by Direct Debit and win

Posted: 26.05.2017

Prizes will be drawn on 1 August, 2 October and 1 December 2017.

Permission granted for five new homes in Albrighton

Posted: 26.04.2017

These will include three shared ownership houses at Ash Grove and two bungalows that will be available to rent at Pitchford Road.

Benefits are changing in 2018

Posted: 23.03.2017

From February 2018 single people, couples and families with a change of circumstance or making a new claim to any of the following benefits: Income Support, the income-based elements of Jobseeker’s or Employment and Support Allowances, Housing Benefit, and the child and working Tax Credits, may be asked to claim Universal Credit instead.

Gas Safety Checks completed ahead of time

Posted: 28.02.2017

Liberty Gas (Our heating repairs and servicing contractor) have completed all of STAR Housing’s statutory gas safety checks for financial year 2016/2017.

Affordable homes proposed for Old Baptist Church site in Shifnal

Posted: 22.02.2017

The proposal, led by Shropshire Towns and Rural Housing alongside Shifnal Town Council, is to create two small blocks of flats that will provide seven much-needed homes for local people.

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Events

Next Board meeting Tuesday 3rd July 2018

The next meeting of the STAR Housing Board is on Tuesday 3rd July

Next Board Finance, Audit & Risk Subcommittee Meeting Monday 25th June

The next meeting of the Finance, Audit & Risk Subcommittee meeting is on Monday 25th June

Next Board Development Subcommittee Meeting Tuesday 17th July

The next meeting of the Development Subcommittee meeting is on Tuesday 17th July

Clean up session with a skip, Park View communal garden in Broseley

From 04.06.2018 to 04.06.2018

We’ll be at Park View communal garden in Broseley on Monday 4th June 2018 from 10am until 12pm as part of a series of summer events.

Sheltered scheme drop in, Wilkinson Avenue in Broseley

From 04.06.2018 to 04.06.2018

We’ll be visiting Wilkinson Avenue sheltered housing scheme in Broseley on Monday 4th June 2018 as part of our series of summer events.