after years of campaigning, the dream has finally become reality
for this former coalmining community.
the Highley Community Centre, immediately after its completion
in July 2004
multi-use community centre is part of the Bridgnorth District Council's
Severn Valley village of Highley is about 8 miles south of Bridgnorth
and to the west of the river. With the help of a number of grants
- including one from the European Union, the construction began
in August 2003.
facilities at the centre include:
project in November 2003
hall, changing facilities for outside sport and swimming and a fitness
hall, youth room and social area;
childcare provision with a crèche, library and IT suite together
with other accommodation for the police, a vet, health, catering,
reception and a contact area for council services.
webcam was originally set up by Bridgnorth District Council to cover
the development of the centre.