Sight Loss Groups (SLOG’s) Activities for April 2017

All sessions are FREE unless otherwise stated.

Oswestry Group meets on Wednesday 5th April 10 am to 12 noon at  Oswestry Library, Arthur Street, Oswestry SY11 1JN

This month a  company called Associated Optical will be coming along to show us a demonstration of their products. We will also be meeting to discuss some future sight loss related sessions with the help of some funding from Oswestry Lions group so please come with your ideas!

Ludlow Group meets on Monday 10th April 10.30 am -12.30 pm at St Peters Church, Henley Road, Ludlow SY8 1QZ

This month we will have a demonstration of gadgets. A volunteer from the Macular Society will be coming along to demonstrate some helpful aids for use around the house.

Shrewsbury Cycling at Sundorne Sports Village-Wednesday 19th April 10.30 am-11.30 am

We will be having our cycling session at Sundorne Sports Village, Sundorne Shrewsbury SY1 1RQ


Shrewsbury group meets on Monday 24th April meet at Battlefield Centre, Battlefield, Shrewsbury SY4 3DB

We will go for a walk. Please bring some money for a coffee if you’d like to join us for one at the café after. The Heritage Centre is located just off the A49 at Hall’s roundabout just north of Shrewsbury SY4 3DB.

If you need any more information on anything above please do contact me on 01743 342163 or

Other Useful Information:

Sensory Impairment Teams – changes to Contact Details

The telephone numbers for both Sensory Impairment Teams have recently changed.  The new numbers are:

·         Shropshire Sensory Impairment Team – 01743 250529

·         Telford & Wrekin Sensory Impairment Team – 07973 454562


The Telford & Wrekin Sensory Impairment Team has relocated.  Their new postal address is:

Telford & Wrekin Sensory Impairment Services,

House 5, Princess Royal Hospital, Apley Castle, Telford. TF1 6TF.

The Rehabilitation Officer for the Visually Impaired in Telford is still Bernadette Bate-Rogers and her e-mail address is unchanged –

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