Internal restructuring
United Kingdom
West Midlands; Shropshire and Staffordshire;
Location of affected unit(s)
Public Administration And Defence
Public Administration And Defence; Compulsory Social Security
Public Administration And Defence; Compulsory Social Security
84 - Public administration and defence; compulsory social security

400 jobs
Number of planned job losses
Job loss
Announcement Date
25 February 2011
Employment effect (start)
Foreseen end date


Shropshire Council has announced that it is to cut 400 jobs as it plans to save £80m. The authroity has said that a third of senior managers will lose their jobs and a fifth of all management jobs across the council will be lost. Proposals to achieve savings by changing staff terms and conditions have also been made.


  • 25 February 2011: BBC Website


Eurofound (2011), Shropshire Council, Internal restructuring in United Kingdom, factsheet number 71658, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/71658.