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Telford and Wrekin-A message from Councillor Shaun Davies.

Telford and Wrekin-A message from Councillor Shaun Davies.

Councillor Shaun Davies in a message to all who live in the Telford & Wrekin area passes on his condolences to all the friends of families of those who have passed away during the pandemic. Below you will see a link where you can watch a YouTube...
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A Message from Emma Chaplin-Eye Clinic Liaison Officer

A Message from Emma Chaplin-Eye Clinic Liaison Officer

Shropshire Disability Network have received the following message from Emma Chaplin, Eye Clinic Liaison Officer: "I would like to offer my services to any of your service users who are concerned about their vision during the COVID-19 epidemic....
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Easy Read Information for People who are self-isolating

Easy Read Information for People who are self-isolating

Easy Read Information for People who are self-isolating. All this information is based on Government guidelines. See pictures below or download a PDF by clicking here COVID-19_easy_read  If you want to print this information, click here: free-d...
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Coronavirus: Changes to Arriva bus timetables from Monday 23 March

Coronavirus: Changes to Arriva bus timetables from Monday 23 March

In light of the coronavirus pandemic, Arriva have amended their local bus service timetables from Monday 23 March 2020 across the whole of their UK operation, including in Shropshire. Arriva are having to take these steps in light of the unprecede...
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Dental Practice and the Service you received

Dental Practice and the Service you received

Healthwatch Telford & Wrekin are asking all residents within Telford & Wrekin to complete our short survey, based on accessing your Dental Practice and general experiences. Healthwatch Telford and Wrekin is your local independent Health an...
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Coronavirus: Libraries, leisure centres, museums and country parks to close

Coronavirus: Libraries, leisure centres, museums and country parks to close

To help reduce the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19), libraries, museums and country parks under Shropshire Council management are to close to the public from 5 pm today (Friday 20 March 2020), and leisure centres managed by Shropshire Council and by...
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Coronavirus update from Telford & Wrekin Council 20 March 2020

Coronavirus update from Telford & Wrekin Council 20 March 2020

News for people living in the Telford & Wrekin Council Area. Council Tax: Telford & Wrekin Council is offering all its residents a two month “holiday” from council tax payments to help them deal with any financial hardship caused by t...
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Restrictions on concessionary bus travel lifted due to coronavirus

Restrictions on concessionary bus travel lifted due to coronavirus

In response to the coronavirus pandemic, Shropshire Council has extended its concessionary bus travel for the elderly and vulnerable, to enable them to take advantage of the exclusive early morning shopping times being offered by some supermarkets an...
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SDN and Coronavirus (Covid-19)

SDN and Coronavirus (Covid-19)

Shropshire Disability Network has always tried to give its members timely up to date information via its website. As you all know we are living in unprecedented times due to Coronavirus (-Covid-19). Many people are frightened by what is happening glo...
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Coronavirus and the SEND Community

Coronavirus and the SEND Community

SDN has been asked by Shropshire Parent and Carers to share with you an important message: On Tuesday 17th March 2020, the National Network of Parent Carer Forums shared with the Government a paper highlighting the impact of Covid 19 on the SEND com...
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Safe Places Shropshire goes it alone

Safe Places Shropshire goes it alone

When the Safe Places Shropshire initiative was created in 2013 the scheme was completely new to the area.  The project team consisted of various local service user groups, Mencap, Shropshire Council and West Mercia Police. It quickly became clear...
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Shropshire Great Outdoors Annual Public Survey 2019-2020

Shropshire Great Outdoors Annual Public Survey 2019-2020

This is a visitors survey. The Shropshire Outdoor Partnerships Service is the part of Shropshire Council that maintains and develops recreational access, conserves and enhances the natural environment and encourages people to improve their well-bein...
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