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

  • Welcome home for cyclists

    Published on 29 June 2021 11:12 AM

    On Sunday, Emma and Dean cycled through Shrewsbury on day five of their epic ride to John O’Groats.

  • Could you be a friend to a person living with dementia?

    Published on 21 June 2021 03:21 PM

    Let’s Talk is our new project to help reduce the isolation and loneliness that some people with dementia can experience.

  • Help at Home continues support for older people

    Published on 15 June 2021 03:01 PM

    Help at Home has been running for almost 20 years, helping older people maintain their independence in their own homes.

  • Epic ride to help older people

    Published on 07 June 2021 12:45 PM

    Later this month one of our volunteers and a member of staff will be setting off on the cycle ride of their lives.

  • Thank you to our volunteers

    Published on 01 June 2021 11:02 AM

    Thank you to all our volunteers, who have provided such vital support to vulnerable older people during the pandemic.

  • Sign up to the BIG Dinner Party

    Published on 27 May 2021 04:05 PM

    On Saturday 10 July we’re inviting you to host a BIG Dinner Party to raise money to reduce loneliness in older people.

  • Covid recovery appeal

    Published on 25 May 2021 12:17 PM

    In our 70th year, we’ve adapted our services to support older people during the pandemic, but we need your help.

  • Celebrating Dementia Action Week

    Published on 19 May 2021 04:16 PM

    We marked this year’s Dementia Action Week with two picnics for older people living with dementia and their carers.

  • Denso staff's charity marathon

    Published on 05 May 2021 12:12 PM

    Simon Cope and Matt Price from Denso Manufacturing UK ran a marathon in April, to support our work with older people.