Category Archives: Health

Recent Midwife-Led Unit closures purely down to staffing and demand

18/01/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

News from our partners Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust Recent temporary overnight closures of Midwife-Led Units (MLUs) in Shropshire were purely … Continue reading »

Shropshire carers must look after their own health too – and take action to keep illness at bay

18/01/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink
Logo for advice aimed at older people and others re health during winter.

People who care for loved ones in Shropshire are being urged not to neglect their own health this winter. Shropshire’s public health … Continue reading »

Trust holds Open House to mark World Cancer Day

18/01/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

News from our partners Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust The Trust which runs Shropshire’s two acute hospitals is inviting people to … Continue reading »

Princess Royal visits Carers Trust 4all in Shrewsbury

18/01/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

News from our partners Carers Trust 4all Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal, President of Carers Trust, visited Carers Trust 4All Shropshire … Continue reading »

High demand at our Accident and Emergency departments

11/01/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

News from our partners Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust Shropshire’s acute hospitals continue to be incredibly busy and people are asked … Continue reading »

Students back at university this January urged to get vaccinated against meningitis and septicaemia

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News from our partners Public Health England Public Health England (PHE) is reminding unvaccinated first year students to get immunised now against … Continue reading »

New guide to care and support in Shropshire

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A new, updated Shropshire Choices support finder has been published in association with Shropshire Council. It is a comprehensive guide on choosing … Continue reading »

Shropshire stop smoking team commended for their work

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Shropshire Council’s Help2Change team has been commended in the national Adviser Awards, coming third in the country for the support given to … Continue reading »

Council leaders to tackle Health Secretary about “disarray” in Shropshire’s local NHS

09/01/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Press release issued jointly by Shropshire Council and Telford & Wrekin Council The leaders of Shropshire Council and Telford & Wrekin Council … Continue reading »

Shropshire’s Big Conversation continues

09/01/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink
Get involved in the Big Conversation

Residents and organisations across Shropshire are being invited to give their views on what more the council can do in light of … Continue reading »