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Summer Holiday Activities at the Albrighton Trust Moat and Gardens

Summer Holiday Activities at the Albrighton Trust Moat and Gardens

Albrighton Moat have many activities for young people of all abilities to do this Summer holiday. Whether you like nature, crafts, fishing, there is much fun to be had. Each session costs £5 per person and you have the opportunity to take part in ei...
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Action on Hearing Loss-Survey

Action on Hearing Loss-Survey

Five million people of working age are deaf or have hearing loss or tinnitus, but little is known about the support people are getting – or not getting – to help them in work, and the impact that this has. To find out more, Action on Hearing Loss...
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Have you the skills to be our next Chair or Secretary?

Have you the skills to be our next Chair or Secretary?

Shropshire Disability Network, our charity is run entirely by volunteers.  We are committed to improving the experiences of people living with disabilities, their carers and families. We cover the county of Shropshire, including the Telford & Wr...
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PCC Outlines New Commitment to Tackling Serious and Organised Crime

PCC Outlines New Commitment to Tackling Serious and Organised Crime

John Campion, Police and Crime Commissioner is proposing a "relentless" new approach to tackling serious and organised crime in West Mercia. The Police and Crime Commissioner's new proposals include: Measures to better protect the most vulnera...
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Childcare needs in Telford and Wrekin

Childcare needs in Telford and Wrekin

This survey is to find out from parents and carers what their experiences and needs are in relation to childcare in Telford and Wrekin. They want as many people as possible to tell them about the Childcare that they need. By giving the Council your...
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Polling Districts, Polling Places. Polling Stations Review-Shropshire 2019

Polling Districts, Polling Places. Polling Stations Review-Shropshire 2019

Shropshire Council is due to undertake a Review of Polling Districts and Polling Places in accordance with the Representation of the People Act 1983 (as amended by the Electoral Administration Act 2006) and carry out a review of the voting arrangemen...
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Telford Eagles Sitting Volleyball Team

Telford Eagles Sitting Volleyball Team

Paul Twitchell, Head Coach of the recently formed Telford Eagles Sitting Volleyball Team is looking to invite as many disabled groups in Shropshire to try their exciting and fully inclusive sport in a fun and safe local club environment....
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Polling Station Review-Telford and Wrekin

Polling Station Review-Telford and Wrekin

Voting for your local and national representatives in Government is an essential part of involvement in society. Every Council has to periodically review the suitability and consider how accessible Polling Stations are to people with specific needs....
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Care in Crisis-Who Cares?

Care in Crisis-Who Cares?

You may have seen the recent BBC Panorama programme on social care; ‘Crisis in Care – who cares?’. It was a heart-breaking watch perfectly shining a light on our failing care system. Somerset council allowed the BBC’s cameras into their are...
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Introductory to film making

Introductory to film making

Caring for God’s Acre has secured funding from the National Lottery Heritage Fund and the Aviva Community Fund, to produce a number of short films to engage local communities, wildlife recorders and community groups in burial rounds, showcasing how...
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Sight Opportunity Groups (SLOGs) Activities-July 2019

Sight Opportunity Groups (SLOGs) Activities-July 2019

All sessions are FREE unless otherwise stated. Oswestry Group meets on Wednesday 3rd July, 10 am to 12 noon  at Oswestry Library, 9 Arthur Street, Oswestry SY11 1JN We will be joined by Mark Hignett from Oswestry Museum.  Mark will be talking...
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Shropshire Council-Carers Survey

Shropshire Council-Carers Survey

Shropshire Council is reviewing its offer to carers in the county by inviting carers to be involved and help shape the services offered in Shropshire for carers of all ages. Shropshire Council is asking people who look after someone who could not man...
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