Tag Archives: Young people

Shropshire’s public health team and Young Health Champions join up to design new GP leaflet for young people

28/07/2015 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Public health team and Shropshire’s Young Health Champions produce a young people-friendly leaflet about what to expect when visiting any local GP practice. Continue reading »

Kids get running shoes on and get involved in Race for Life

25/06/2015 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Young people took part in the annual Children’s and Young People’s Race for Life event recently, to help raise money for Cancer Research UK.

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Bridgnorth Skate Park Jam this Saturday

16/06/2015 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Young skaters and riders are being invited to hone their skills as part of a special Bridgnorth Skate Jam this weekend (Saturday 20 June 2015). The event is being organised by Shropshire Council, Bridgnorth Town Council and Canvas, the company that … Continue reading »

Views sought about the future provision of youth activities in Shropshire

12/05/2015 / Leave a comment / Permalink

A six-week consultation has begun on the future provision of youth activities in Shropshire. From 17 July 2015 Shropshire Council will no longer directly deliver youth services, but will instead allocate money to the county’s Local Joint Committees (LJCs). They … Continue reading »

Apprentice is UK’s youngest registrar

27/04/2015 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Charlotte Richards, 22, from Shrewsbury, has become the youngest registrar in the UK after completing an apprenticeship with County Training. Today Charlotte Richards is also on track with a successful career as a deputy superintendent registrar with Shropshire Council in … Continue reading »

Young people’s views sought to help shape the future of sexual health services

15/04/2015 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Young people in Shropshire are being asked to complete an online survey, which will help shape the future of sexual health services across the county. Sexual health services provide advice and access to contraception methods and treatments to men and women … Continue reading »

Charity fundraising concert for teenagers with mental health issues

27/03/2015 / Leave a comment / Permalink

News from our partners Shropshire Young Health Champions A young student is staging an ambitious event in a bid to raise awareness and funds for the vital work being done for teenagers with mental health issues. Cara Povey, 16, of Morteton … Continue reading »

County Training celebrates ‘good’ Ofsted rating

25/03/2015 / Leave a comment / Permalink

County Training, Shropshire Council’s training provider, has been rated as ‘good’ by Government inspectors – with particular praise for management and staff.

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Sports organisations team up with University Centre Shrewsbury

24/03/2015 / Leave a comment / Permalink

News from our partners University Centre Shrewsbury More than 30 sports organisations from across Shropshire and further afield were brought together to discuss opportunities to work with students and staff at University Centre Shrewsbury. Representatives from clubs covering a range … Continue reading »

Albrighton trader successfully prosecuted for selling alcohol to minors

23/03/2015 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Anwar Mahmood, of Albrighton Post Office and Stores, has pleaded guilty at Telford Magistrates Court to selling alcohol to a person who had not reached the age of 18.  The sale took place in September 2014, and the young person … Continue reading »