Tag Archives: Age UK

The Greatest Showman Sing-a-Long – 17th May 2019

Age UK North Shropshire Supporters are holding another popular Sing-a-Long on Friday, 17th May at 7pm at the Arts Centre, Ellesmere College. Perhaps you attended the Sound of Music, Grease, and Mamma Mia evenings?  This year the film is The … Continue reading

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Age UK responds to new poverty (Household Below Average Income 2017/18) figures out today

  Caroline Abrahams, Charity Director at Age UK said: “We are deeply concerned that 2 million older people are now living below the poverty line – a 1% rise on last year that means pensioner poverty is at its worst since 2007/8. … Continue reading

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DJ Liz Kershaw smashes stereotypes on later life at Age UK conference

DJ Liz Kershaw smashes stereotypes on later life at Age UK conference Age UK Shropshire Telford & Wrekin are delighted that BBC broadcaster and journalist Liz Kershaw will chair their one-day conference on 11 April. The award winning BBC Radio … Continue reading

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Age UK in need of volunteers in Oswestry

Age UK seeks volunteers for its Shrewsbury furniture shop Age UK Shropshire Telford & Wrekin (Age UK STW) is urgently seeking volunteer retail assistants, van drivers and van drivers’ mates to ensure the continued success of its donated furniture shop … Continue reading

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Age Uk in need of volunteers for their Shrewsbury furniture shop

Age UK seeks volunteers for its Shrewsbury furniture shop  Age UK Shropshire Telford and Wrekin (Age UK STW) is urgently seeking volunteer retail assistants, van drivers and van drivers’ mates to ensure the continued success of its donated furniture shop … Continue reading

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Important Reminders

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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Sex & Drugs & Rock n Roll

Sex and Drugs and Rock & Roll: The changing face of old age – Thursday, 11th April 2019 between 10am and 4pm at the University Centre Shrewsbury, Guildhall, Frankwell Quay, Shrewsbury, SY3 8HQ. Age UK want to start a conversation on sensitive … Continue reading

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Age UK says Government must act now to keep EU care staff coming to work in the UK – whatever happens with ‘Brexit’

Age UK says Government must act now to keep EU care staff coming to work in the UK – whatever happens with ‘Brexit’  Country in no position to do without willing EU care workers – with London, the South and live … Continue reading

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New YouGov for the Charity Age UK

ONE IN FOUR PEOPLE AGED 50-64 DON’T KNOW THEIR STATE PENSION AGE Many unaware they’ll receive their State Pension later than they think, warns Age UK. Released ahead of Thursday 6th December, after which no-one – neither men nor women … Continue reading

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Job Vacancy- Age UK

Fundraising and Marketing Officer £18,035 – £18,708 for 37 hours per week Based in Shrewsbury Ague UK Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin supports older people across Shropshire to live independently and improve the quality of later life. Age UK is looking for an enthusiastic … Continue reading

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