Sight Loss Opportunity Groups-November Activities

All sessions are FREE unless otherwise stated.

Oswestry Group meets on Wednesday 7th November 10 am to 12 noon at Oswestry Library, 9 Arthur Street, Oswestry SY11 1JN

We will be joined by Cathy, who many of who already know, for a Willow Christmas tree workshop. First Christmas tree for you to put up in your house!   

Coming up in December will be your Christmas meal at Mile End Golf Club.  Susann will be taking your food orders tomorrow, unless you would like to email them over to me, deadline is November the 21st, please.   Liz, the volunteer, will also be joining you for the Christmas Meal.

Ludlow Group meets on Monday 12th November 10.30 am -12.30 pm at St Peters Church, Henley Road, Ludlow, SY8 1QZ 1RZ

This meet up we will be joined by Lesley from Scrappies for a craft session, although, I have not been told what Lesley has in mind, last year was gift bags, which were fab!   

Next month you will all be meeting at The Squirrel, Foldgate Lane, Ludlow SY8 1LP – Phone: 01584 879940  for your Christmas meal.  Adrian Litten, very kindly arranged the event this year and I am sure you will all agree, he has done a fabulous job, Thank you Adrian!  As last year, Daphne, my Manager, will be meeting and greeting you on the day.

Shrewsbury Cycling at Sundorne Sports Village, Sundorne Road, Shrewsbury SY1 4RQ-Wednesday 21st November, 11 am-12 noon

Our regular cycling session at Sundorne Sports Village will be taking place. Due to the cost of this event we will now need a minimum of 4 to participate.  Should you wish to take part, please book yourself on by ringing on 01743 342168/342163 or emailing us at or  We need to know by 15:00pm on the 3rd Monday of each month before the event on the Wednesday.


Shrewsbury group meets on Tuesday 27th November, 2 pm -4 pm Meeting at Origins Restaurant, London Road, Shrewsbury SY2 6PR 

Steve Poole, the Chef, has invited you along for a bread baking workshop. Steve has asked if you are able to arrive at 13:30/13:45 pm at The Origins Restaurant.   Car Parking available.  You will be asked on the day for permission to take photos and used in any promotions and/or social media, please let them know should you not want your photo to be taken.  Steve, our volunteer, and myself will be on hand to take care of the Guide Dogs.

Note to All Groups:

Due to some activities needing a deposit to secure the booking we now need an expression of interest, please, initially to book the event, followed by confirmation of your attendance two weeks prior to the event, or sooner if you can.  We understand that things can change on the day, this cannot be helped. 

The activities where we ask for a small contribution, will now need a minimum of 6 people to participate before we can book the event.  Can I ask that you let us know by contacting us on 01743 342168/342163 or emailing us at or


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