Age UK uses cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our policy. To read more about how we use cookies and how you can control them. Read our Cookie Policy
Skip to content

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

  • Fighting through the floods

    Published on 03 March 2020 12:06 PM

    Older people in flood-hit Shrewsbury sent a message of thanks to our staff and volunteers.

  • Make care fair

    Published on 20 February 2020 10:19 AM

    Sign Age UK’s Make Care Fair petition to demand that the government keeps their promise to fix our broken care system.

  • Exercising body and mind

    Published on 19 February 2020 11:27 AM

    We’re working with national charities and local provider Energize to promote the benefits of physical activity.

  • Flood alerts continue

    Published on 18 February 2020 10:31 AM

    We're urging people to check in on their older friends, family and neighbours as flooding in the region continues.

  • Safeguard against scams

    Published on 11 February 2020 09:31 AM

    As reports of scams and telephone fraud escalate, we offer advice on how to reduce your risk of being scammed.

  • New Telford computer classes

    Published on 10 February 2020 02:35 PM

    We’re launching two new 12-week computer courses in Telford to help older people navigate the digital age.

  • Wear it Woolly this February

    Published on 06 February 2020 10:05 AM

    We’re inviting people of all generations to wear something woolly this February to support older people in the region.

  • Tackling loneliness head on

    Published on 05 February 2020 10:00 AM

    Loneliness can creep up on you but we’re working hard to tackle social isolation in older people head on.

  • Charity brings people together

    Published on 04 February 2020 01:05 PM

    Jane Lewis believes in the power of giving. Every year, she and her colleagues fundraise for local causes to thank them.