Sight Loss Opportunity Groups (SLOGs) Activities-July 2019

All sessions are FREE unless otherwise stated.

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

We will be joined by Mark Hignett from Oswestry Museum.  Mark will be talking about The Love Letters between two Second World War soldiers’ and the upcoming 101 Active Group project.

Ludlow Group meets on Monday 8th July, 10.30 am -12.30 pm at at St Peters Church, Henley Road, Ludlow SY8 1QZ

 This month we will be joined by Amanda Reed, from the Macular Society.  Amanda will bring along a few items that people have found to be useful in and around the home.  This is a great opportunity for you all to share with the group the items that you use around the home.

Shrewsbury Cycling SLOG’s Group meets at Sundorne Sports Village-Wednesday 17th July, 11 am-12 noon for our regular cycling session.

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 22nd July, 2 pm-4 pm at The Lion Hotel, Wyle Cop, Shrewsbury SY1 1UY

This month we will be joined by Exotic Zoo for a sensory experience (no spiders or snakes). We are asking for a small donation of £5 to help with the cost of the event.

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 -8 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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