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

  • 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.

  • Get behind the wheel for charity

    Published on 16 January 2020 12:03 PM

    We offer a free furniture collection service in Oswestry and Wellington but there aren’t enough drivers to go round.

  • Mayor visits day centre

    Published on 24 December 2019 12:29 PM

    The Mayor of Shrewsbury brought some festive cheer to older people at one of our Shrewsbury day centres last week.

  • Christmas cheer for day centres

    Published on 24 December 2019 10:49 AM

    Local company ReAssure is generously distributing Christmas boxes to older people in Telford via our day centres.

  • Coping with dementia

    Published on 23 December 2019 02:59 PM

    If you, a friend or a loved one are struggling with dementia, help is available from Age UK Shropshire Telford & Wrekin.

  • Celebrating Christmas together

    Published on 28 November 2019 02:56 PM

    Our day centres provide local older people with a vital social lifeline and sometimes, wonderful friendships emerge.

  • Big Knit bottles now on sale

    Published on 26 November 2019 04:35 PM

    Next time you pop to the supermarket, keep an eye out for innocent’s be-hatted bottles, part of the Big Knit campaign.

  • Give smarter this Christmas

    Published on 25 November 2019 12:23 PM

    We’re inviting older people to our TEC Hub in Shrewsbury this festive season to try out new technology for the home.