Category: Cost of living

60 Cost of living posts found.

Keep Shropshire Warm service is recommissioned with a fresh new look

Keep Shropshire Warm's new logo

Shropshire Council are delighted to announce that they have recommissioned their dedicated energy advice service, Keep Shropshire Warm (KSW), to continue to…

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Book now for the spring / Easter Shropshire Holiday Activities & Food programme


Following a successful 2023 where thousands of eligible children and young people benefited from Holiday Activities & Food (HAF) the Department for…

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New provider sought for Holiday Activities and Food scheme in Harlescott Grange in Shrewsbury

Holiday Activities and Food logo

Shropshire Council is inviting organisations to apply for funding to deliver the Holiday Activities and Food (HAF) programme at Harlescott Grange Community…

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Spaces still available for winter holiday fun in Shropshire with HAF (Holiday Activities and Food)


There are still spaces available on the winter Shropshire HAF programme, at several holiday clubs across the county. Children and young people…

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Winter holiday fun with HAF (Holiday Activities and Food) – bookings open


Bookings are now open for the winter Shropshire HAF (Holiday Activities and Food) programme. Shropshire Council is working with local schools, voluntary…

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Fuel Poverty Awareness Day: ‘Give your home a HUG’ campaign launches with series of events

Fuel Poverty Awareness Day

To mark Fuel Poverty Awareness Day (Thursday 30 November 2023) Shropshire Council’s affordable warmth and energy efficiency team (AWEE) are launching their…

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News from our partners: Cost of living payment – HMRC SMS to tax credits claimants


News from our partners HM Revenue and Customs Today HMRC is sending an SMS text message to tax credits recipients reminding them…

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Host of Pop-Up Youth Spaces for young people this summer


Young people across Shropshire are invited to join in host of activities throughout the summer. The sessions are organised by Shropshire Council’s…

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Advice and support on hand for those struggling to pay bills and buy food this summer

Stock image of family. Credit: Yan Krukau, Pexels images

Families struggling to buy food and pay bills this summer are being urged to seek help and support. The call to action…

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Year end overspend reduces by £1.5m despite inflation and service pressures


The final figures for the latest financial year show that Shropshire Council’s overspend reduced by £1.5m to finish the financial year 2022/23…

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