Category Archives: Local News

Flicks in the Sticks employs five young people to engage new audiences

Thanks to funding from the British Film Institute (BFI), rural cinema Flicks in the Sticks has been able to employ five young people as Cultural Co-ordinators in a bid to reach and engage new audiences through film events specifically for young adults. … Continue reading

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VCSA Loneliness Workshop 04.12.2019

Loneliness and social isolation are an increasing issue in the UK. Being isolated or lonely has far reaching and sometimes devastating effects on individuals and health and care systems. The effects of loneliness and isolation have been linked to other … Continue reading

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HR Essentials for Managers

HR Essentials for Managers Thursday 23rd January 09.30 – 16.00 Haydn Smith Room, Theatre Severn, Shrewsbury £100 per delegate (lunch provided) –  20% discount for charitable organisations off the £100 This practical and effective one-day course is designed to give delegates … Continue reading

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Elevate Success

Classes to help maintain balance and strength are a big success A new series of exercise classes to help older people across Shropshire maintain their independence and mobility in later life have been a huge success. Active partnership Energize was … Continue reading

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Lost Shrewsbury Exhibition @ Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery

Discover town’s lost history in new exhibition at Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery Discover ‘Lost Shrewsbury’ in the new exhibition at Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery (SM&AG) which is set to open on Saturday 23 November, 2019 at 1.30pm. ‘Lost … Continue reading

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Shropshire Council issues provisional view on 75 BT Payphones proposed for removal

Shropshire Council has issued its provisional view or First Notice with regard to the 75 payphones in the Shropshire area that BT propose to permanently remove from service. BT has an obligation to consult with Shropshire Council with regard to … Continue reading

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Shropshire Care Closer to Home Newsletter November 2019

Keeping You Updated  Shropshire Care Closer to Home is about bringing the health and social care that people need to their community, or even into their own home. The Programme is made up of three elements, each of which are … Continue reading

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Important Reminders

  Shropshire Cultural Strategy Working Group (CSWG); a partnership of representatives of 16 organisations from across Shropshire’s cultural sector, has commissioned FEI (Festivals & Events International) to help the sector develop a cultural strategy for Shropshire. The aim of the … Continue reading

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VCSA Loneliness Workshop 04.12.2019

Loneliness and social isolation are an increasing issue in the UK. Being isolated or lonely has far reaching and sometimes devastating effects on individuals and health and care systems. The effects of loneliness and isolation have been linked to other … Continue reading

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INVITE to Cultural Strategy Workshop – please come to one of the workshops

Shropshire Cultural Strategy Working Group (CSWG); a partnership of representatives of 16 organisations from across Shropshire’s cultural sector, has commissioned FEI (Festivals & Events International) to help the sector develop a cultural strategy for Shropshire. The aim of the Strategy … Continue reading

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