Category Archives: Local News

Opportunity with Shrewsbury Ark

The Shrewsbury Ark is looking for a Treasurer’s Assistant. Do you have book-keeping skills and a little time to spare for a very good cause? The Shrewsbury Ark is a charity committed to helping homeless and vulnerable people, situated close to … Continue reading

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Age UK STW – News

Penny the Piggy bank visits Shropshire on Age UK tour to highlight social care crisis Age UK’s ‘Penny the inflatable Piggy Bank’ is coming to Shropshire to highlight the urgent need for more funding for social care. The latest data … Continue reading

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Shropshire Community Health NHS Trust News

Non-executive director opportunities at Shropshire Community Health NHS Trust Shropshire Community Health NHS Trust is recruiting up to three Non-executive directors to join the Board at Shropshire Community Health NHS Trust. This is an exciting time for community health services, with … Continue reading

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Home-Start Invitation for VCSA Members

Home-Start Shropshire would like to invite members of the Shropshire VCS Assembly to attend its Annual General Meeting. Details of the AGM are: Date: Tuesday 11 September 2018 Time: 10.00 am – 11.30 am Venue: The Burgs Room, Bayston Hill Memorial … Continue reading

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Rural community groups encouraged to bid for youth activity funding

Community groups providing activities for young people in Shropshire’s most rural areas can bid for funding from Monday 20 August 2018 under the second funding round of Shropshire Council’s Rural Youth Activity Fund. A total of £20,000 is available through … Continue reading

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Inclusively Fit – Event Reminders

The Inclusively Fit Project is now in its 4th year. The project has been supporting disabled people to become more active and making sport and physical activity more accessible. Two events are being held to share the successes and learning … Continue reading

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Social Prescribing comes to Bridgnorth

Invitation to local groups to find out more Do you provide a service, activity or a group in Bridgnorth? Would you like to know more about Social Prescribing and how you can get involved? Bridgnorth Medical Practice is working with … Continue reading

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Community Enablement Team – Statement

Chris Edwards, Head of Infrastructure and Communities for Shropshire Council has prepared an update for members of the VCS Assembly concerning the  current situation with regard to the Community Enablement Team at Shropshire Council. The message reads: “As many of you will … Continue reading

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Open Consultations – reminders

Highways Inspections – Shropshire Council is seeking views on its proposals to update its approach to Highway Safety Inspections, and associated activities. Find out more here. Closes: 23rd August 2018 Customer Services Points – Shropshire Council is proposing changes to the … Continue reading

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Inclusively Fit Project

Announcing two Inclusively Fit Project Events, 5th September 2018, Shrewsbury Town Football Club: Moving and Being Active Consultation – a public consultation event giving disabled people the opportunity to share their experiences of being active, the barriers they come up against and how we … Continue reading

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