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Read the latest issue of Age UK Shropshire Telford & Wrekin's magazine to find out what we've been up to recently.

Pass it on: Age UK Shropshire Telford & Wrekin's magazine for the over 50s

2018

Autumn

Main story: Care in Crisis: Penny comes to Shropshire

  • Community Connectors: Spreading the word in Shropshire
  • Write your Will for free
  • The Big Knit: calling all Shropshire knitters

Pass it on Autumn 2018 (PDF, 5.4MB)

Spring

Main story: Dementia respite: A new service in Shrewsbury

  • Celebrating Telford 50
  • Safe and Well: Free fire safety and wellbeing advice
  • Power of attorney: Are you eligible for a refund?

Pass it on Spring 2018 (PDF, 9.5MB)

2017

Autumn

Main story: Awards galore: Shropshire charities shine

  • Celebrating Age: a new festival for Telford
  • Tackling loneliness at The Great Get Together
  • Could you save money on your heating bills?

Pass it on Autumn 2017 (PDF, 6MB)

Spring

Main story: Help at Home: maintaining your independence

  • 'Start a Conversation' about loneliness in your community
  • Success for Age UK's Attendance Allowance campaign
  • Let's talk about the F-word

Pass it on Spring 2017 (PDF, 6MB)

2016

Autumn

Main story: Two more shops

  • Latest news on our Prevention matters campaign
  • Get involved with the Big Knit 2016
  • How Healthwatch Shropshire's new independent advocacy service could help you if you're unhappy with your NHS care

Pass it on Autumn 2016 (PDF, 941KB)

Spring

Main story: Prevention matters - don't cut it

  • How our fresh approach to wellbeing and friendship can work for you
  • Latest news from our Shrewsbury Supporters Group
  • How two of our volunteers, both aged 70+, took to a zip wire to raise over £2000 to help local older people

Pass it on Spring 2016 (PDF, 1MB)

2015

Autumn

Main story: Our first furniture charity shop is open for business

  • How to help older people keep warm this winter
  • What to do if you suspect an older person is being abused or neglected
  • Sunday Social Dance: our latest Living Well activity

Pass it on Autumn 2015 (PDF, 1MB)

Spring

Main story: Who am I? How you can help make life less lonely for local older people

  • A useful guide to forthcoming state pension changes
  • How one of our volunteers won an award for their outstanding dedication and commitment
  • Latest news from SAND (Safe Ageing No Discrimination)

Pass it on Spring 2015 (PDF, 1MB)

2014

Autumn

Main story: Cutting back on food to pay for utility bills

  • Latest information about our Living Well activities
  • A roundup of walking football sessions
  • Gift of Friendship Appeal update

Pass it on Autumn 2014 (PDF, 786KB)

Spring

Main story: Care in Crisis

  • How our Help at Home service can help you
  • Gift of Friendship Appeal update
  • Living Well activities for men

Pass it on Spring 2014 (PDF, 2MB)

2013

Autumn

Main story: The Gift of Friendship Appeal

Pass it on Autumn 2013 (PDF, 1MB)

Spring

Main story: Roll up, roll up and donate your furniture

Pass it on Spring 2013 (PDF, 4MB)

2012

Autumn

Main story: This is what we're made of!

Pass it on Autumn 2012 (PDF, 829KB)

Spring

Main story: Happy Birthday Help at Home

Pass it on Spring 2012 (PDF, 2MB)

2011

Autumn

Main story: The voice of older people for Shropshire

Pass it on Autumn 2011 (PDF, 2MB)

Summer

Main story: A new milestone on our journey

Pass it on Summer 2011 (PDF, 1MB)