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Village hall fitness group tackles local loneliness more

Published: 23rd Jan, 2019

This week is Village Halls Week, a campaign by national body ACRE and its network (including us!) to celebrate rural community spaces and the people who keep them going. The 2019 campaign is focusing on how village halls provide a...

Shropshire RCC receives £60k from national loneliness fund more

Published: 7th Jan, 2019

We are delighted to share that we have received over £60,000 from a fund set up by the Government to help tackle loneliness. Shropshire RCC is the only organisation in the county, and one of just 126 across England, to be awarded...

Donate your unwanted Winter Fuel Payments to our appeal more

Published: 18th Dec, 2018

Shropshire RCC are asking people who can afford it to donate their Winter Fuel payments to help those in need. We have launched our annual Warmer Winter Appeal, which uses the donations to give out grants for emergency fuel and...

Can you join Hazel and become a ‘Good Neighbour’? more

Published: 13th Dec, 2018

A community group in Whitchurch made up of just one volunteer is looking for people to support those who are housebound or lonely. ‘Good Neighbours’ groups are formed by local people who want to offer a helping hand to those...

Co-op members support Care and Share project more

Published: 13th Dec, 2018

Local members of the Co-op have raised over £1,800 for our Care and Share group in Albrighton. The money has been given through the Co-op Local Community Fund, which allows Co-op members to nominate a local cause they want to...

Wheels2Work chosen as Christmas concert good cause more

Published: 10th Dec, 2018

Shropshire RCC’s Wheels2Work has been chosen as one of the projects to benefit from this year’s performance of Handel’s Messiah. The concert, which is taking place at Shrewsbury Abbey on Saturday 22 December at 7.30pm, is...

High Sheriff backs fund for Shropshire groups in need more

Published: 8th Nov, 2018

The High Sheriff of Shropshire has launched an initiative to support small community groups and charities in the county. The Shropshire Community Fund will help a variety of organisations across Shropshire, Telford and...

Join us for our 2018 AGM more

Published: 1st Nov, 2018

Date: Friday 16 November Time: Arrival from 2.30pm; AGM 3pm Location: Central, Shrewsbury Baptist Church, 4 Claremont St, Shrewsbury SY1 1QG Following the formal proceedings, including an overview of the year, and presentation of...