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Travel Support for Children and Young People

Travel Support for Children and Young People

Telford and Wrekin Council are consulting on travel support for children and young people. This is the first stage of a consultation on policies and the support the Council provides to children and young people to get to school and colleges, and fo...
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Healthwatch Telford and Wrekin Public Meeting

Healthwatch Telford and Wrekin Public Meeting

Would you like to have your say on local health & social care services in Telford & Wrekin? You are invited to join Telford and Wrekin Healthwatch at their Public Meeting Tuesday 12th November 2019 6 pm – 8 pm at Donnington Community Hu...
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Do you live with Chronic Illness or Disability?

Do you live with Chronic Illness or Disability?

Unfortunately, Shrewsbury Library found it difficult to accommodate all needs in the form of a book group they launched earlier this year so they have decided to launch a more general group. The group will meet monthly and will include an activity an...
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Stop Older People being Evicted for no reason!

Stop Older People being Evicted for no reason!

Over the past year, Age UK have heard from more and more older people who can’t afford to own their home and are trapped in privately rented housing for the rest of their lives. So they have decided they need to do something about it, and urgently...
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Get Ready for Winter

Get Ready for Winter

This winter – Keep Shropshire Warm are offering free home energy checks to residents across the County who may be struggling with their energy bills or finding it hard to keep warm at home. During visits, trained advisors can help residents apply f...
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Healthwatch Shropshire wants to hear about General Practice access.

Healthwatch Shropshire wants to hear about General Practice access.

A recent Press Release by Healthwatch Shropshire is asking for your help. It states- "Healthwatch Shropshire, the local independent consumer champion for health and social care, would like to know about people’s experiences of using their GP ser...
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Pan Disability Football coming soon

Pan Disability Football coming soon

The pan-disability football project is the latest initiative from TNS FC’s Foundation. Fun, inclusive football sessions open to participants aged 16 plus,  who have sensory, learning or physical disabilities will start in Oswestry with a FREE tast...
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BT Payphones, proposal to remove 75 in the county

BT Payphones, proposal to remove 75 in the county

Shropshire Council has received a listing from British Telecom (BT) of 75 payphones in the Shropshire Council area that BT propose to permanently remove from service. BT has an obligation to consult with Shropshire Council with regard to the proposed...
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Sight Loss Opportunity Groups (SLOGs) Activities-October 2019

Sight Loss Opportunity Groups (SLOGs) Activities-October 2019

All sessions are FREE unless otherwise stated. Oswestry Group meets on Wednesday 2nd October, 10 am to 12 noon  at Oswestry Library, 9 Arthur Street, Oswestry SY11 1JN This month will be joined by ‘Jacob the Music Man’, as we know him. Com...
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Help shape our new musculoskeletal (MSK) service for Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin at a patient focus group

Help shape our new musculoskeletal (MSK) service for Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin at a patient focus group

News from Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin Sustainability and Transformation Partnership say: "These are exciting times for healthcare in Shropshire, and Telford and Wrekin, as we seek to improve health outcomes and make services safe and sustainable...
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Consultation on update to Shropshire Libraries strategy

Consultation on update to Shropshire Libraries strategy

A public consultation about refreshing the library strategy has been launched so the new version can reflect local priorities and needs. A series of consultation events will also be held at libraries across the county during Libraries Week, from 7...
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All-In Provision

All-In Provision

Shropshire Council and a consortium of three local organisations (Energize, PACC and Ignition) are progressing commissioning plans to improve the Universal All In provision available to children, young people and their families. The current provision...
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