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Our archive of news stories about Age UK Shropshire Telford & Wrekin.

  • Oswestry charity shop closes

    Published on 29 October 2020 10:30 AM

    The Age UK Shropshire Telford & Wrekin charity furniture shop in Oswestry will be closing on Friday 30 October.

  • Pet photo competition winners

    Published on 05 October 2020 03:48 PM

    A pet photo competition organised by Age UK North Shropshire Supporters raised £350 to support local older people.

  • Take on a Platinum Challenge

    Published on 01 October 2020 10:27 AM

    As our charity reaches its 70th birthday, we’re asking everyone to take on a Platinum Challenge to support older people.

  • Blankets donated to older people

    Published on 24 September 2020 12:45 PM

    Members of our day centres will get to enjoy some lovely blankets thanks to Loppington’s ‘Needles and Pins’ group.

  • Calling all Big Knitters

    Published on 14 September 2020 11:44 AM

    As part of the Big Knit, now in its 17th year, we are inviting you all to pick up your knitting needles and join in.

  • Outdoor dementia support success

    Published on 07 September 2020 12:58 PM

    We have successfully trialled our first outdoor dementia support group since the beginning of the pandemic in March.

  • Cream tea delight for older people

    Published on 02 September 2020 01:47 PM

    Day centre volunteers in Shrewsbury organised a treat for members last week by delivering cream tea gift boxes to them.

  • Cutest cats and dogs photo competition

    Published on 26 August 2020 01:14 PM

    Dogs and cats that have given so much to their owners during lockdown are getting their opportunity to shine.

  • Wearing a facemask

    Published on 29 July 2020 12:04 PM

    Face coverings are now compulsory in shops and take away services in England, but there are exemptions to the rule.