Sight Loss Opportunity Groups (SLOGs) Activities-March 2019

All sessions are FREE unless otherwise stated.

Oswestry Group meets on Wednesday 6th March 10 am to 12 noon at Oswestry Library, 9 Arthur Street, Oswestry SY11 1JN

We will be joined in March by John from Remap, a UK charity.  John will be telling us about how they create and adapt equipment to help people achieve independence and a better quality of life.  You will also have the opportunity of handling some of the custom made items.

Ludlow Group meets on Monday 11th March 10.30 am -12.30 pm at Ludlow Food Centre, Bromfield, Ludlow, Shropshire, SY8 2JR

We will all meet at Ludlow Food Centre before joining Dudley Martin, the Dairy Manager, who is very keen to tell us about the Dairy.   I have arranged for Dial A Ride to be at St Peters Church Hall at 10:15 am, for those who need transport.  Please don’t forget to let me know if you plan on using the transport, we don’t want to risk anyone being left behind.  Should you wish to take part, please book yourself on by ringing on 01743 342168/342163 or emailing us at  or 

Shrewsbury Cycling at Sundorne Sports Village-Wednesday 20th March 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 25th March 2 pm -4 pm at The Lion Hotel, Wyle Cop, Shrewsbury SY1 1UY

We are meeting at the Lion Hotel and will be joined by Joanna, from Iron & Fire Speciality Coffee Roasters.  Iron & Fire Speciality Coffee Roaster is an artisan coffee roastery based in Shrewsbury.  Joanna will be educating us all about Coffee.  

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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