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Consultation results show that 68% want pool to remain at the Quarry

January 8th, 2016

The results of the consultation that Shropshire Council ran last year have shown that an overwhelming 68% of respondants want the pool to stay where it is in the Quarry.

Thank you all for your support - this is a fantastic result! The fight is far from over though - we can only hope and campaign now for the Council to take notice of what the people of Shrewbury want.

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Nearly 2,000 responses were received which is the largest ever for a consulatation of this kind for the Council. Respondents cited central location, accessibility, economic impact on the town centre and convenience as the main reasons for the Quarry preference.

The % of most perferred are:

Referbishment of the Quarry 23.50%
New build on the Quarry site 22.89%
Upgrade of the Quarry 21.67%
New build on Shrewsbury Sports Village 16.54%
New build on Shrewsbury College London Road 13.17%
New build on Clayton Way 1.42%
New build on land at Ellesmere Road 0.81%