Category Archives: My area

New campaign to help reduce the risk of falls in older people

22/05/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink
diagram of vulnerable people, linking in with preventing falls campaign

Residents and organisations across Shropshire are being asked to support a new campaign to help older people reduce their risk of falling. Continue reading »

Applications going to Central planning committee on 25 May 2017

18/05/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

The following planning applications will be considered by Shropshire Council’s Central planning committee at its meeting at Shirehall, Shrewsbury on Thursday 25 May … Continue reading »

Ensuring the best experience for patients being treated for cancer

18/05/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

News from our partners Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust (SaTH) The trust which runs Shropshire’s two acute hospitals hit all of … Continue reading »

Shropshire carer Eileen shares her love of fostering… 150 children on!

18/05/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

With national Foster Care Fortnight (8-23 May 2017) in full swing, one local carer has added her voice to the call for more … Continue reading »

Views sought on local Healthwatch service

16/05/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink
Healthwatch Shropshire logo

Residents across Shropshire are being asked to play a part in helping shape their local Healthwatch service for the future. A survey, … Continue reading »

Event to celebrate completion of travel training for students with special needs

16/05/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Shropshire Council’s specialist transport team is holding a celebration event in Shrewsbury on Thursday 1 June 2017 for students with special needs … Continue reading »

Reminder about Shrewsbury town centre road closures for Cycle Grand Prix on 28 May

16/05/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Shrewsbury visitors and residents are being reminded that roads in the town centre will be closed on Sunday 28 May 2017 when … Continue reading »

Severn Valley Country Park to host a performance of Far From The Madding Crowd

15/05/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink
female character in a lane, from a Thomas Hardy novel

Shrewsbury-based theatre company Hotbuckle Productions will be returning to Severn Valley Country Park to perform their new adaptation of the Thomas Hardy … Continue reading »

Shropshire patients urged to use alternatives to A&E

15/05/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

News from our partners Shropshire Clinical Commissioning Group (Shropshire CCG) on Sunday 14 May 2017 Health leaders in Shropshire are asking people with … Continue reading »

Museum and charity ensure warm welcome for visitors with hearing loss

12/05/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink
An image of 2 ladies and 1 man at Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery promoting deaf awareness

Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery and local charity, Signal, are celebrating the UK’s Deaf Awareness Week in May to ensure a warm … Continue reading »