Tag Archives: Young people

Gotta catch ‘em all at Shropshire Libraries

20/07/2016 / Leave a comment / Permalink

With the PokemonGo phenomenon sweeping the globe, Shropshire Libraries are welcoming gamers across the county. Pokemon can be found in amongst the … Continue reading »

Swimming, schools and safeguarding on young people’s scrutiny committee agenda on 20 July

12/07/2016 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Shropshire Council’s young people’s scrutiny committee meets at Shirehall in Shrewsbury on Wednesday 20 July, starting at 10am. Items on the agenda … Continue reading »

The Big Friendly Read – Summer Reading Challenge 2016

12/07/2016 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Shropshire Libraries are celebrating 100 years of Roald Dahl, the world’s favourite storyteller. The Big Friendly Read, Summer Reading Challenge 2016 launch … Continue reading »

BMX track in Birchmeadow Park, Broseley officially opened last Saturday

22/06/2016 / Leave a comment / Permalink

On Saturday 25 June 2016 Councillor Simon Harris, the Mayor of Broseley, officially opened the long-awaited Broseley BMX track in Birchmeadow Park. Continue reading »

Shropshire awarded for mental health work with children and young people

16/06/2016 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Shropshire Council’s Public Health team were recognised nationally this week for its mental health work with children and young people in schools … Continue reading »

RAF Shawbury and Shrewsbury Town In The Community join forces to train children

13/04/2016 / Leave a comment / Permalink

News from our partners RAF Shawbury Military personnel at RAF Shawbury have joined forces with the Shrewsbury Town In The Community team … Continue reading »

Shropshire’s children centres team up with local social enterprise to combat childhood obesity

29/02/2016 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Shropshire Council’s children’s centres have teamed up with local social enterprise Lovelyland to help combat obesity in young children, and support local … Continue reading »

Children urged to be cyber smart as part of Safer Internet Day awareness drive

08/02/2016 / Leave a comment / Permalink

News from our partners West Mercia Police and Warwickshire Police Officers will be championing the importance of staying safe in the virtual … Continue reading »

Number of children in care falls in Shropshire Council area

11/01/2016 / Leave a comment / Permalink

The number of children in Shropshire Council’s care has fallen this year, latest figures show. There are currently 299 children in care … Continue reading »

Small grants available for youth activities in Craven Arms

05/01/2016 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Shropshire Council, through the Craven Arms and Rural Local Joint Committee (LJC), has a small pot of funding to deliver one-off grants … Continue reading »