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Age UK – Winter warmth home energy checks

Free home energy checks for older people Age UK Shropshire Telford & Wrekin are once again able to offer 100 free and impartial home energy checks for the over 60s, having secured funding to cover the cost for the third … Continue reading

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Energize Volunteering Opportunity

Participant Support Volunteer opportunity Energize Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin are seeking an enthusiastic, organised volunteer to assist with the ‘Elevate’ project, an exciting new project funded by Shropshire Council’s Help2Change team to coordinate 20-week exercise programmes to help increase activity … Continue reading

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Consultation News

Shropshire Council –  2019 budget consultation Shropshire Council would like council taxpayers’ views on proposals being taken forward for the 2019/20 financial year. Click here to find out more and to participate.    

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Happy Christmas!

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Important Reminders

Shropshire Council – Bring Banks Consultation As a result of substantial Government funding reductions, Shropshire Council needs to significantly reduce its budget and make unprecedented changes to services.  A proposal has been put forward to remove Council owned bring bank sites to help … Continue reading

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Grants News

Helping People with a Disability Use Public Transport The Thistle Assistance App to Help People with Disability Use Public Transport SBRI Competition is providing funding for organisations to develop a mobile app to help people with disabilities when travelling on … Continue reading

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Data4Good Conference

The first national Data4Good Conference is happening in Birmingham on 14th November and Shropsihre VCS Assembly members are being offered a 25% ‘locals’ discount. The event is being organised by Data Orchard in partnership with NCVO, NPC, Tech Trust, DataKind UK, … Continue reading

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Winifred Tumim Memorial Prize 2018

The Winifred Tumim Memorial Prize is due to close on the 7th September. The Prize is for best practice in charity governance.  If you’ve improved the effectiveness of your governance and delivered greater public benefit as a charity in line … Continue reading

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See and Hear – Hold the Date

The date the next See and Hear Shropshire Exhibition will be Wednesday 15th May 2019, at the Shrewsbury Sports Village, Sundorne Road, Harlescott, Shrewsbury SY1 4RQ. The event opens to the public at 10am until 4pm. Look out for future … Continue reading

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Consultations News

Business rates discretionary relief policy review Shropshire Council is consulting on its business rates discretionary relief policy review and council tax discretionary discounts. Complex legislation governs how the amount due from business rates and council tax is calculated. However  the … Continue reading

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