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New campaign urges Shropshire residents to step up fight against Covid19

New campaign urges Shropshire residents to step up fight against Covid19

Shropshire residents are being asked to ‘step up’ and play their part in stopping the spread of coronavirus and keep themselves and others safe. ‘Step Up Shropshire’ is the new countywide campaign launched to reinforce key public health mess...
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NHS COVID-19 App

NHS COVID-19 App

The new NHS COVID-19 app, now available to download for free in England and Wales, is the fastest way to see if you're at risk from coronavirus. The faster you know, the quicker you can alert and protect your loved ones and community. The app has a...
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Only order the medicines you need!

Only order the medicines you need!

Shropshire Clinical Commissioning Group and Telford CCG ask you to order only the medication you need. Patients are being advised to stop panic ordering prescriptions by health leaders in Shropshire, and Telford and Wrekin. Shropshire CCG, and Telfo...
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Telford and Wrekin Customer Strategy Consultation

Telford and Wrekin Customer Strategy Consultation

Telford & Wrekin Council are asking residents and stakeholders for their views on the Council’s new Customer Strategy and new Customer Contract, which outlines their aims for how they want to serve their customers and sets out the standards of...
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Raising accessibility standards for new homes

Raising accessibility standards for new homes

The UK Government is consulting on "Raising accessibility standards for new homes" This consultation considers how to raise accessibility standards, recognising the importance of suitable homes for older and disabled people. In particular, it c...
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New town centre shop will make it easier for people to access council services

New town centre shop will make it easier for people to access council services

Since Monday 7th September people have been able to drop into a shop unit in Shrewsbury’s Darwin Shopping Centre  to find out about new ways of accessing Shropshire Council and other local services, and to tell the council how they would like to a...
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Leisure Facilities Strategy 2018-2023 Consultation

Leisure Facilities Strategy 2018-2023 Consultation

In 2018 Shropshire Council developed an Indoor Leisure Facility Strategy 2018-2023 which set out a hierarchy of provision across our leisure facilities. They've delivered on a number of actions identified within the strategy but there is now a nee...
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Hearing Aid Support

Hearing Aid Support

Shropshire Rural Communities Charity are keen to help people who live in Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin who need help with NHS hearing aids and ask that you contact them. Shropshire RCC has a Hearing Loss Support service that helps people to ada...
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Have you used the ShropDoc Palliative Care Helpline?

Have you used the ShropDoc Palliative Care Helpline?

Healthwatch Telford & Wrekin and Healthwatch Shropshire are working together to gather patient, family and carer experiences of those who have received ‘out of hours’ palliative care since the beginning of March 2020. We would like to gain an...
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Free counselling available for bereaved families in Shropshire

Free counselling available for bereaved families in Shropshire

Families and individuals who have lost loved ones during the COVID-19 pandemic are being offered free bereavement counselling. Run by Shropshire Council with support from Samaritans, Severn Hospice, Cruse Bereavement Care and Crane Quality Counselli...
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Severn Valley Country Park Survey

Severn Valley Country Park Survey

2019 and 2020 have been big years for Severn Valley Country Park. The visitor centre has been extended, the refreshment kiosk opened, and a new play area and family play trail were installed. Take a look at our website to find out more. In additi...
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Managing Pavement Parking

Managing Pavement Parking

The Government has produced a consultation on whether pavement parking should be banned and local authorities given more powers to challenge those who park on the pavements.  Off-road parking causes major challenges for people with disabilities i...
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