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Funding boost for hearing loss support project more

Published: 25th Feb, 2020

A Shropshire RCC project which helps people struggling with hearing loss has received a funding boost to support its work across Telford and Wrekin. The £1,000 grant has been given by Persimmon Homes West Midlands through its...
 

Charities shown the love at volunteering event more

Published: 18th Feb, 2020

This Valentine’s Day Shropshire RCC played matchmaker to people interested in volunteering and local organisations looking for extra support. We hosted the event – St Volunteers Day - at Palmer’s Café, Shrewsbury, and...
 

Join us at our Bollywood Night fundraiser more

Published: 17th Feb, 2020

We are bringing a bit of Bollywood magic to Shropshire! Join us for a night of food, drinks, dancing and music - and lots more in the pipeline. So, what's in store? Drinks reception with canapes Indian meal...
 

National village hall census launched - share your experiences more

Published: 10th Feb, 2020

People who run community buildings are being invited to share their experiences as part of a country-wide census. The survey is being conducted Shropshire RCC’s national body ACRE (Action with Communities in Rural England) to...
 

Event to help people find their perfect volunteering match more

Published: 21st Jan, 2020

Shropshire RCC is offering people interested in volunteering the chance to connect with charities this Valentine’s Day. St. Volunteers Day is taking place between 10am and 12pm at Palmer’s Café, Shrewsbury, on Friday 14...
 

Hundreds helped at fitness and falls prevention events more

Published: 20th Jan, 2020

A programme to help to reduce the risk of falling has supported around 350 older people across Shropshire. Shropshire RCC held the Functional Fitness MOTs to also encourage attendees – aged between 65 and 95 – to become or stay...
 

Grants give village hall celebrations a boost more

Published: 17th Jan, 2020

Three village halls are celebrating Village Halls Week this week with the help of a grant from Shropshire RCC. Chelmarsh Parish Hall, Knowbury Village Hall and Upton Magna Memorial Hall have all been successful in securing the...
 

Shropshire RCC touring the county to help households save energy more

Published: 15th Jan, 2020

We are touring Shropshire next week to spread the word on how people can reduce their energy bills and save money. The events are being run by Shropshire RCC as part of Big Energy Saving Week, a national campaign taking place...