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Meet the Historic Environment team

The Historic Environment service is based at the Shirehall in Shrewsbury. However, conservation officers and historic environment officers are split to cover three areas; north, central and south.

Historic Environment Manager: Dr. Andy Wigley

Principal Conservation & Design Officer: Elizabeth Mee

Historic Environment Technical Assistant: Berwyn Murray
Historic Environment Technical Assistant: Joe Crook

North Area (Wem/ Oswestry)

Senior Conservation Officer: Ruth Hitchen
Planning Archaeological Advice: Andy Wigley

Central Area

Conservation Officer: Karen Rolfe
Planning Archaeological Advice: Andy Wigley

South Area (Ludlow/ Bridgnorth)

Senior Conservation Officer: Ben Williscroft (former South Shropshire Area)
Conservation Officer: Becky Jones (Bridgnorth Area)
Planning Archaeological Advice: Charlotte Orchard (former South Shropshire Area)
Planning Archaeological Advice: Hugh Hannaford (Bridgnorth Area)

Archaeology and Records Team

Historic Environment Record: Giles Carey (