Sight Loss Opportunity Groups (SLOGs) Activities-April 2019

All sessions are FREE unless otherwise stated.

Oswestry Group meets on Wednesday 3rd April 10 am to 12 noon at Oswestry Library, 9 Arthur Street, Oswestry SY11 1JN

We will be joined in April by Amanda Reed from the Macular Society. Amanda will be talking to us about a range of gadgets available to help around the home.

Ludlow Group meets on Monday 8th April 10.30 am -12.30 pm at Ludlow Assembly Rooms, 1 Mill Street, Ludlow SY8 1AZ

We are meeting at St Peters Church and will be joined by Millie, from Grow Cook Learn. Millie will be putting you through your paces with a cookery session, however, we are not aware of what is on the menu!

Shrewsbury Cycling at Sundorne Sports Village-Wednesday 17th April 11 am-12 noon

Our regular cycling session at Sundorne Sports Village will be taking place.

Due to the costs there will be a minimum number 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 15:00 pm on the 3rd Monday of each month before the event on the Wednesday.

You can of course cycle at the Sports Village, every Wednesday, 13:00 – 15:00, for more information please contact Christian Smith the Sports Development Officer at Shrewsbury on 0345 0007 002.

Shrewsbury group meets on Monday 29th April (Not 22nd due to the Bank Holiday), 2 pm -4 pm at Flaxmill Maltings, Spring Gardens, Shrewsbury SY1 2SY

We are meeting at Shrewsbury Flaxmill and will be joined by Richard, a man of great knowledge. There will be a short animated film which charts the history of the building and its people as well as an opportunity to listen to oral history recollections of people who worked at the Maltings and who were barracked there during the World War II.

All SLOG 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, we will need a minimum of 6 people to participate before we can book the event.  Can we ask that you let us know by contacting us on 01743 342168/342163 or emailing us at   or

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