Monthly Archives: June 2017

Libraries set to launch Reading Well books as part of Health Information Week

29/06/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

In celebration of Health Information Week, libraries in Shropshire are to launch new collections of books for adults living with long term health conditions. Continue reading »

New student accommodation in Shrewsbury set to be ready by September 2018

29/06/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink
Illustration showing the Tannery site in Shrewsbury town centre

Students at University Centre Shrewsbury (UCS) are set to move into new town centre accommodation in September 2018 after proposals were agreed … Continue reading »

Shrewsbury’s Pitch & Putt course to be put up for sale

27/06/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink
Two men on a golf course

Shrewsbury’s Pitch & Putt course is to go up for sale next month (July 2017). Owned by Shropshire Council, the 3.95 acres … Continue reading »

Volunteers urgently needed for Oswestry Age UK charity shop

23/06/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

News from our partners Age UK Shropshire Telford & Wrekin Age UK Shropshire Telford and Wrekin is looking for more volunteers who … Continue reading »

Learning Disability Week: embracing diversity in the workplace

23/06/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink
A person with learning disabilities, in a shop

This year’s Learning Disability Week (until 25 June 2017) has a focus on the benefits of employing people with a learning disability … Continue reading »

Shropshire Council and Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service reassure residents following Grenfell Tower fire

22/06/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink
Fire engine

Shropshire Council and Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service want to reassure local communities following the shocking fire at Grenfell Tower in London … Continue reading »

Former councillor David Lloyd MBE becomes Honorary Alderman of Shropshire Council

22/06/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink
David Lloyd MBE is presented with a certificate bearing the seal of Shropshire Council by Ann Hartley, Chairman of Shropshire Council.

Former councillor David Lloyd MBE has today (22 June 2017) been admitted as an Honorary Alderman of Shropshire Council in recognition of … Continue reading »

New conservation volunteer group launched for south Shropshire countryside sites

22/06/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink
volunteers in action at Severn Valley Country Park

Shropshire Council’s outdoor partnerships team in Bridgnorth have launched a second day of volunteering at it sites in south Shropshire and are … Continue reading »

Ongoing sickness leads to further temporary suspension of services at Midwife-Led Units

21/06/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

News from our partners Shropshire & Telford Hospital NHS Trust Continued long-term and short-term sickness which has been affecting the Maternity Service … Continue reading »

Check on older neighbours during heatwave

21/06/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink
A lady sitting in her garden

News from our partners Age UK Shropshire Telford & Wrekin (Age UK STW) Whilst many of us are enjoying this hot weather … Continue reading »