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Safe Place Shropshire at Barclay's Bank Bridgnorth

Safe Place Shropshire at Barclay's Bank Bridgnorth

Each year, courtesy of Barclay’s Bank Bridgnorth, a raffle is held to raise funds for the work of Safe Place Shropshire. Again this year there are some lovely prizes to be won, including a Hamper, Teddy Bear, set of Jess the Goth Fairy books and a...
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Breaking News-Shropshire Disability Network (SDN) welcomes Two new Patrons

Breaking News-Shropshire Disability Network (SDN) welcomes Two new Patrons

SDN is pleased to be celebrating ten years since our launch. We have grown from being a group of people who meet and plan, to having a website with a wealth of information. We are recognised as the “go-to” place for relevant, timely and up to dat...
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British Cycling’s New Disability Cycling Hub

British Cycling’s New Disability Cycling Hub

This is a new and exciting opportunity for people of any age with a physical or learning disability to take part in British Cycling’s New Disability Cycling Hub at Stourport in the West Midlands.  British Cycling Disability Hub – Stourport,...
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Important Changes to Department of Work and Pension (DWP) services

Important Changes to Department of Work and Pension (DWP) services

Customers can now call the DWP Helplines from 0800 to 1930 Monday to Friday for the following Benefits: Disability Living Allowance (DLA) https://www.gov.uk/disability-benefits-helpline Disability Living Allowance (DLA) Child https://www.gov....
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All in Spring 2019 programme is out!

All in Spring 2019 programme is out!

The Spring Edition of the ‘All In’ activity programme has information about activities and opportunities that are taking place. It is packed with details of activities for children & young people with disabilities or additional needs , enab...
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NHS England supporting Healthy Ageing

NHS England supporting Healthy Ageing

NHS England, in partnership with Age UK, Public Health England, and the Chief Fire Officer’s Association and older people themselves, has published a Practical Guide to Healthy Ageing. The guide helps people to stay physically and mentally well by...
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OHMI Trust offering Free Music Lessons

OHMI Trust offering Free Music Lessons

The OHMI Trust are offering school children with upper limb disabilities in Surrey and Hereford the opportunity to enjoy music lessons completely free for a year. For more info email [email protected] or call Rachel on 07849 726309 To find out mo...
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Two Great Speakers and a Special Annoucement

Two Great Speakers and a Special Annoucement

The final preparations have been made for our meeting on Thursday 14th March 2019. As well as welcoming welcoming two special guest speakers at the University Centre, The Guildhall, Shrewsbury SY3 8HQ, we will be making a very special announcem...
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Sight Loss Opportunity Groups (SLOGs) Activities-March 2019

Sight Loss Opportunity Groups (SLOGs) Activities-March 2019

All sessions are FREE unless otherwise stated. Oswestry Group meets on Wednesday 6th March 10 am to 12 noon at Oswestry Library, 9 Arthur Street, Oswestry SY11 1JN We will be joined in March by John from Remap, a UK charity.  John will be telli...
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New All Inclusive Activity sessions starting in Shrewsbury

New All Inclusive Activity sessions starting in Shrewsbury

New All Inclusive Activity sessions will be launched at Sundorne Sports Village, Sundorne Rd, Shrewsbury SY1 4RQ on Wednesday 6th March 2019. They will take place on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Bringing multi sports and exercise sessions every Tuesday...
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BBS National Youth Swimming Gala 2019

BBS National Youth Swimming Gala 2019

British Blind Sport is pleased to confirm the 2019 date for the charity’s annual National Youth Swimming Gala as Saturday 30th March. Hosted by British Blind Sport, this event has been held successfully for over 20 years and is the only VI spec...
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Changes to Benefits for Couples

Changes to Benefits for Couples

Age UK Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin have contacted us about a really important change to benefits which may leave many couples worse off. They are urging any couples who may be affected by these changes i.e. where one of them is under state pension...
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