Village Essentials

Cross Houses Village Essentials

This section contains a host of local contact information for those who live in and around the village of Cross Houses. Information does change from time to time, please let us know if any information has become out of date.

Village Pump – Newsletter

All properties locally get a free copy of the village newsletter, the village pump can be downloaded here.

Local contact information

Chapel Community Centre (Bookings)

Sue Mason
Telephone: 01743 761423
Mobile: 07964 120998

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Berrington Parish Council

Clair Wild (Chair)
Richard Ward
Sue Mason
Richard Purslow
Lezley Picton
Claire Bonsey
Mark Howarth
Steve Hawksworth

Notice of Berrington Parish Council meetings are posting in Cross Houses and Berrington and in the Village Pump magazine.

Next meeting: To be confirmed

Berrington Parish Clerk

Mrs Lorna Pardoe
Telephone: 01743 718695

County Council

Claire Wild (Councilor)

Telephone: 01743 762313
Mobile: 07582 002100
Website Profile: Click here

Shropshire Council: 0345 678 9000
Bins & Recycling: 0345 678 9007


Local Primary Schools

Catchment school

Christ Church CE Primary School
Distance from the village
(Free transport provided from the Village)
Further info
Cross Houses Catchment Primary School

Other Primary Schools

Condover C of E Primary School
(Transport available from the Village)

Mearside CE Primary School
(No Transport available)

Local Secondary Schools

Church Stretton
(Transport available from the Village)

William Brooks
(Free transport provided from the Village)

Other secondary schools are located in Shrewsbury and some local Village children attend them but no transport is available.

Local Policing Team

PC Dave Harte
CSO Dave Barton
CSO Mark Barnes

Telephone: 0300 333 3000 ext 69008

Crime Stoppers: 0800 555 111
Shrewsbury Police Station: 08457 444888

Local Doctors Surgery

Cressage Surgery:
Telephone: 01952 511166

Mardon Medical Practice:
Address: 25 Sutton Road, Shrewsbury. SY2 6DL
Telephone: 01743 241313

Shropdoc: 08444 068888

Local Pharmacy:

Rowlands Pharmacy
Address: 25 Sutton Road, Shrewsbury. SY2 6DL
Telephone: 01743 369446

Shropshire Trading Standards

Telephone: 01743 254105


Cross Houses Chapple Community Centre