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The Guide to local connections 2021/2022

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Advice & Benefits A4U: Action Advice Advocacy for disabled people Action Advice Advocacy provide independent and impartial information, advice, legal advice and advocacy on all aspects of disability issues including benefits advice for people with disabilities, their families, carers and health and social providers. Tel 01743 539201 advice@a4u.org.uk Citizens Advice Shropshire (Oswestry) Citizens Advice Shropshire aim to provide the advice people need for the problems they face and improve the policies and practices that affect people’s lives. They provide free, independent, confidential and impartial advice to everyone on their rights and responsibilities, and they also value diversity, promote equality and challenge discrimination. Office opening hours: Monday: Closed Tuesday:  10am to 12.30pm, 1pm to 3pm Wednesday:  10am to 12.30pm, 1pm to 3pm Thursday:  Closed Friday:  10am to 12.30pm and 1pm to 3pm Citizens Advice Shropshire (Oswestry), 24 Arthur street, Oswestry, Shropshire SY11 1JN TEL 03444 99 11 00 (Mon to Fri 10am to 4pm, until 6pm on a Tue) www.cabshropshire.org.uk Jobcentre Plus Jobcentre Plus is a government agency supporting people of working age from welfare into work, and helping employers to fill their vacancies. Jobcentre Plus programmes and service provides job search facilities, career information, voluntary work and childcare provision anywhere in the UK. 27 Oswald Road,Oswestry TEL 0843 8166266 Oswestry and North Shropshire Volunteer Centre Volunteer Centre Oswestry Community Action at Qube, supports voluntary organisations and community groups in the Shropshire area. It gives information, advice and guidance to people wanting to volunteer and signposts them to organisations with volunteering opportunities. Contact the Qube Volunteer Centre to find out more or visit the Do-it - the National Volunteering website to searh for local roles. Volunteer Centre, Oswestry Community Action, Qube, Oswald Road, Oswestry SY11 1RB Tel 01691 656882

Trading Standards (Shropshire) Shropshire Council Trading Standards aim to protect the community from illegal or unfair trading practices, protect the local economy by ensuring Shropshire’s traders do not suffer from unfair competition, forge close links with the business community, and ensure the highest level of animal health and welfare. For more information follow the link to Trading Standards page on the Shropshire Council website. Citizens Advice (who work in partnership with Trading Standards) TEL 03454 040506 (English-language line) Open weekdays from 9am to 5pm. TEL 03454 040505 (Welsh-language line) Open weekdays from 9am to 5pm. www.shropshire.gov.uk/tradingstandards Arts & Crafts ‘WOW’ WORDS ‘N’ PICS OPEN WRITERS Creative writing - beginners and all abilities welcome. Meeting fortnightly in Oswestry. Interactive workshops and full support. Tel 07702165717 janhedger7@googlemail.com Business Chamber of Commerce (Oswestry) The Chamber of Commerce (Oswestry) supports businesses in the area. Mark Derham, Chair C/O Bridge Coffee , Unit 8 , Whittington Business Park, Oswestry SY11 4ND info@oswestrychamber.org.uk www.oswestrychamber.org.uk Community & Living 1165 (Oswestry) Squadron, Air Training Corps (ATC) Welcome to the Air Cadet Organisation. Better known as the ‘Air Cadets’, they are a UK-wide cadet force with more than 40,000 members aged between 12 and 19 years of age. They parade on Tuesday and Friday evenings from 6.45pm until 9.30pm. As a cadet you will have the opportunity to go flying and gliding, participate in sports, adventure training and the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award. TEL 01691 688497 1165@aircadets.org 5


Access Group (Oswestry and District) Oswestry and District Access Group is a voluntary group working to improve access and facilities for all those who are either resident in or visiting Oswestry. It is focused on supporting people with disabilities, the partially sighted and the hard of hearing, and parents with young children. The group works with the local authorities, providers of goods and services, and other organisations to meet the needs and solve the problems of access throughout the Oswestry area. Contact the group if you are: • having difficulties gaining access to shops or other amenities • a carer concerned about access issues • someone who would just like to volunteer The group would be delighted to hear from you or welcome you to their meetings. TEL 07719 248588 oswestryanddistrictaccessgroup@ gmail.com Cylch Ti a Fi Croesoswallt Baby & Toddler Group We meet at Horeb Chapel Vestry, Victoria Road, every Thursday morning during term time 10-11.30am. For children to play, sing and make crafts through the medium of Welsh. Everyone is welcome, you don’t have to speak Welsh yourself! £2 per child and £1 per additional child. Healthy snack for the children and a cuppa for parents/ carers. Visit our Facebook page Cylch Ti a Fi Croesoswallt / Oswestry’s Ti a Fi Tel 07814 033759 tiafi.croesoswallt@gmail.com

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Breastfeeding Oswestry Is a peer support group run by local mums for mums! We meet every second and fourth Friday of the month at the Fantastic Funhouse drop in 10am-12pm. www.facebook.com/ BreastfeedingOswestry/ Dance with Sandra (Oswestry) Line dancing classes for beginners and easy intermediates are available in Oswestry every Thursday from 1pm at Holy Trinity School, Middleton Road, Oswestry, with qualified line dancing instructor Sandra Speck. The Spring Lamb, Opp Oswestry Leisure Centre, Shrewsbury Road, Oswestry, Shropshire SY11 4QA TEL 01939 291248 MOB 07884 180833 sandra.speck@btinternet.com www.sandraspeck.com Dial-a-Ride (Oswestry) Oswestry Dial-a-Ride is an accessible minibus service operating within the town of Oswestry and the surrounding areas. Oswestry Dial-aRide works in the voluntary sector providing community transport for the disabled, the sick, the elderly and the rurally isolated. Dial-a-Ride, Qube, Oswald Road, Oswestry SY11 1RB TEL 01691 671571 • 656882 info@qube-oca.org.uk qube-oca.org.uk/ transport Freda’s Day Centre A day centre for adults with learning disabilities in Oswestry. For more information drop in at Cornerstone Baptist Church, 11 Lower Brook Street, Oswestry. Mon & Fri: 9:30am -3:30pm Tel 07972 698008

Lions Club (Oswestry) Oswestry Lions Club is committed to helping others according to local community need. The Club meets on the first Tuesday of the month at 7.30pm. Wynnstay Hotel, Church, Street, Oswestry, Shropshire SY11 2SZ Mr B Evans, Secretary Tel 01691 653416 Os Rocks Os Rocks is an alternative mixed voice choir, singing contemporary, rock and pop. Everyone is welcome. All you need to be able to do is sing in tune. The choir particularly needs more men of all ages. Rehearsals are held on Tuesday evenings, starting at 7.30pm finish time of 9.30pm. Why not go along and give it a try? It’s great fun. Christ Church (opposite library, reception rooms at rear) 9 Chapel Street, Oswestry SY11 1LF TEL 01691 671277 MOB 07830 783783 osrocksadmin@btinternet.com www.osrocks.org Oswestry Cambrian Rotary If you are considering volunteer work in the community then Oswestry Cambrian club is ready to welcome men and women of 18+. We meet informally at The Wynnstay Hotel, Church Street, Oswestry on Thursday evenings. No weekly meals for us, we have a relaxed dress code and we meet in the bar to 7.30pm to start at 8.00pm. TEL 01691 650854 info@oswestrycambrianrc.co.uk www.oswestrycambrianrc.co.uk

Gobowen Baby & Toddlers Monday mornings term time only from 9am-11am. All Saints Church Hall, Gobowen £1.50 per session to include drinks, snacks and hot drinks for the grown-ups. Open to all parents/ carers, drop in for a chat and fun filled morning in a relaxed, safe environment. Gobowentoddlers@gmail.com

Oswestry and Borders Foodbank Oswestry and Borders Foodbank is for those who find themselves in a crisis situation and cannot feed either themselves or their families. For further information, please visit the website. TEL 01691 671940 info@oswestryandborders. foodbank.org.uk www.oswestryandborders. foodbank.org.uk

‘Let’s Talk Local’ ‘Let’s Talk Local’ is provided by Shropshire Council and aims to provide an easy and convenient way of accessing information and support relating to your social care needs and priorities. Come along to the weekly drop-in at The Centre, Oak Street, Oswestry, SY11 1LW. 12:30pm – 2:30pm every Wednesday. www.shropshire.gov.uk/lets-talk-local

Oswestry and District Townswomen Guild We meet the fourth Thursday in the month. 2pm - 4pm in the Festival Suite, Memorial Hall, Oswestry. We have a variety of different speakers/ demonstrators, go out on outings, have a cuppa and chat. For more information contact Val Laundy. MOB 078910 84071


Oswestry Cemetery Oswestry Cemetery is administered by Oswestry Town Council, and was opened in December 1862. The Cemetery is open daily from 8am to dusk, while the office is closed on Saturdays and Sundays and on all Bank and Public Holidays. For helpful information about arranging a funeral visit the GOV.UK website. Victoria Road, Oswestry, Shropshire SY11 2HU Tel 01691 680222 www.oswestry-tc.gov.uk/councilservices/oswestry-cemetery.html Oswestry Community Action Oswestry Community Action based at Qube, is a charity which aims to improve quality of life and empower those members of the community marginalised through age, health, disability or rural isolation, to fully participate in society. Qube, Oswald Road, Oswestry Shropshire SY11 1RB Tel 01691 656882 Tel 01691 680862 info@qube-oca.org.uk www.qube-oca.org.uk Oswestry Country Market We are a group of local people producing great value fresh produce including cakes, preserves, pickles, fresh eggs. Also hand knitted and craft items and a wide selection of locally garden plants. Situated in the centre of Oswestry close to the main car parks. Orders taken. Every Wednesday morning between 8 a.m. and 1p.m. Memorial Hall, Smithfield St, Oswestry SY11 2EG TEL 01691 839471 Oswestry Borderland Tourism Ltd. Oswestry Visitor & Exhibition Centre Oswestry Town Tourist Information Centre is located at Castle View, Arthur Street, Oswestry, SY11 1JR. Open 6 days each week (Monday – Saturday), all year. Dogs are very welcome. Summer Opening Times – 10.00 am to 4.30 pm Winter Opening Times – 10.00 am to 4.00pm. Tel 01691 662753 www.oswestry-welshborders.org.uk Oswestry Leisure Centre Oswestry Leisure Centre has two pools, a gym, workout studio with a timetable of classes. Oswestry Leisure Centre, Shrewsbury Road, Oswestry, Shropshire SY11 4QB TEL 0345 0007 006 www.shropshireleisurecentres. com/Oswestry

Oswestry Mens Shed The Oswestry Mens Shed has been set up to provide men with a dedicated space where they can make things, socialise, share skills or just enjoy a cup of tea. Located on Oswestry Showground - Open every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 10am till 4pm. Tel 01691 570445 oswestrymensshed@gmail.com Oswestry Methodist Church Hall Oswestry Methodist Church Hall is next to Oswestry Methodist Church. The hall and ancillary rooms are available for hire. Please phone for further information. Castle Street, Oswestry, Shropshire SY11 1JZ TEL 01691 662908 Oswestry Spiritual Centre We meet every fortnight on a Thursday evening 7.30pm. - 9pm in the Cambrian Room, Memorial Hall, Oswestry. There is a door charge. We have a different medium each meeting. We offer free taster healing sessions after the demonstration. Private sittings are available on a booking system only. For more information find us on facebook. MOB 078910 84071 Oswestry Twinning Association Oswestry has been twinned with Combs La Ville, France for over 30 years. The Twinning Association of Oswestry is a voluntary group that aims to foster friendship between the families of the two towns. All the groups activities are self financing and are run to raise funds to facilitate visits from Comb La Ville; all are welcome to join. TEL 01691 650246 oswestry_twinning@btinternet.com www.oswestrytwinning.org.uk Shopmobility (Oswestry) Oswestry Shopmobility Services include: • long and short term loans of mobility scooters and manual wheelchairs • advice, help and information on disability and mobility issues • mobility scooter familiarisation training Oswestry Shopmobility in Shropshire is operated by Oswestry Community Action. Membership is free. To use Shopmobility a short assessment test is necessary to ensure the safety of the hirer, other members of the public and equipment familiarisation. Oswestry Shopmobility Services, Oswestry Community Action, Qube, Oswald Road, Oswestry SY11 1RB TEL 01691 656882 info@qube-oca.org.uk 7


reviive: A Community Interest Company (cic). In the reviive shop you will find on sale an extensive range of affordable quality home furnishings. Find us on Mile Oak Industrial Estate, Oswestry. online@reviive.co.uk www.reviive.co.uk Shropshire Wildlife Trust (Oswestry) Oswestry Wildlife Trust is a branch of the Shropshire Wildlife Trust, and aims to protect wildlife in the area. Contact: David Hardwick Tel 01691 828617 www.shropshirewildlifetrust.org.uk Environment Oswestry and District Civic Society Oswestry and District Civic Society aims to encourage a sensitive balance between the demands of new developments and the need to conserve the best features of Oswestry’s urban and rural settlements. The society seeks to promote awareness of, and pride in, the best features of both town and countryside. TEL 01691 658086 oswestrycivicsociety@gmail.com www.oswestrycivicsociety.org.uk Disability The Corner Patch (Oswestry) The Corner Patch provides a safe environment for adults with learning disabilities to acquire employment and work experience through skills training. People attend college and receive vocational and leisure training with an emphasis on creative activities and work skills. Corner Patch, The Don, Albion Hill, Oswestry SY11 1QA TEL 01691 671923

Disability Oswestry Disability Oswestry is an umbrella organisation which promotes local groups who support any kind of disability. The disabilities may be physical, learning, dementia or anybody who has been in contact with mental health services. They have monthly meetings and also produce a regularly updated directory. TEL 01691 680382 disabilityoswestry161@gmail.com Oswestry Talking Newspaper Are you blind or partially sighted? Would you like to hear local news? Oswestry Talking Newspaper is a registered charity which provides an audio version of local news and information taken from our local newspapers and Oswestry Life magazine for the blind or partially sighted. It is a free service and uses free postal delivery provided by Royal Mail. TEL 01691 671766 www.oswestrytn.org.uk Health & Social Care Age UK North Shropshire Supporters The Age UK North Shropshire Supporters Group fundraises for Age UK Shropshire Telford & Wrekin. For more information about Age UK North Shropshire Supporters’ Group follow the their Facebook page. Sena Parry, Chairperson TEL 07920 502546 sena.parry@ge.com Alcoholics Anonymous (Oswestry, Tuesday): Self Help Group Oswestry Alcoholics Anonymous Tuesday Group is a support group for anyone with an alcohol problem. Albert Road Evangelical Church, Albert Road, Oswestry, Shropshire SY11 1NH Alcoholics Anonymous, PO Box 1, 10 Toft Green York YO1 7ND TEL 0800 9177650 help@alcoholics-anonymous.org.uk Connect For Life Connect for Life is a Charitable Organisation located at Gatacre Pavilion, Oswestry, SY11 1DR Providing a day support service for older people, particularly those with memory loss or dementia where they can ‘meet others and build connections’. ​Sessions are held every Wednesday and Thursday - 10.30am to 2:30pm. Contact Alison Humphreys. TEL 07582 207972 connectforlife@hotmail.com www.connectforlife.co.uk

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Obertelli Play Therapy Qualified Social Worker with a Post Graduate Diploma in Play therapy and a member of BAPT. Offering direct therapeutic work with children and families through Play, EMDR or DDP. Therapy can provide a family with much needed support and can empower children, promote a safe space and enhance self esteem. Play Therapy hub now open in Oswestry Town centre, please contact for a free initial consultation. TEL 07974 506 910 Ginaobertelli@aol.com

Osyteers (Oswestry) Osyteers is organised by the Oswestry Cambrian Rotary Club. Osyteers in Oswestry aims to: support vulnerable members of our community, with an emphasis on those not provisioned for by existing organisations “network” with other organisations and charities locally to ensure that “service users” are pointed to those charities if appropriate and to work with local businesses to release staff for community work with Osyteers improve our environment promote a positive community spirit and good citizenship provide a social outlet for all volunteers 2 Weaver Close, Oswestry, Shropshire SY11 2NW TEL 01691 650854 (Mike Lade) osyteers@yahoo.co.uk www.oswestrycambrianrc.co.uk

Oswestry Freegle Group Oswestry Freegle Group is an online reuse group that is locally run as a Grassroots Community Organisation by volunteers. Members of the group offer goods via email, web posts or an app and connect with other members who can make use of them. No money changes hands and everything must be legal. freegle.mod.saira@googlemail.com www.ilovefreegle.org/explore/ Oswestry_Freegle

The Day Centre Club Oswestry at Morda Social Club Day Care for Older People, providing a relaxed, friendly and welcoming environment for people who need support to remain independent. Contact: Sue Jones TEL 01691 650513 www.daycentreoswestry.co.uk


The Shropshire B.O.Ts (Bums on Tums) Do you or someone you know have a stoma? We are a support group who call ourselves The Shropshire B.O.Ts (Bums on Tums). We meet on the 2nd Thursday of each month in the Memorial Hall, Oswestry at 2pm. For more details call: TEL 01691 238357 ireneconstable@phonecoop.coop

History Oswestry and Border History and Archaeology Group Oswestry and Border History and Archaeology Group was formed in 1989 as the successor to the Border Counties Archaeological Group and has about 80 members. Contact Details: Derek Williams, Secretary TEL 01691 661793 obhag@histarch.uk www.oswestry.histarch.uk

Oswestry and District Civic Society Oswestry and District Civic Society aims to encourage a sensitive balance between the demands of new developments and the need to conserve the best features of Oswestry’s urban and rural settlements. The society was refounded in the early 1980s. Through its programme of open meetings, the society seeks to promote awareness of, and pride in, the best features of both town and countryside. The society has an active membership, supports a programme of talks and visits throughout the year and conducts an annual Buildings Awards programme. TEL 01691 658086 oswestrycivicsociety@gmail.com www.oswestrycivicsociety.org.uk Whittington Castle Preservation Trust Whittington Castle Preservation Trust is a local community based charitable trust established in December 1998 to preserve the historic, architectural and constructional heritage that is Whittington Castle. Whittington Castle, Castle Street, Whittington Shropshire SY11 4DF

Housing Shropshire Housing Alliance (Oswestry) Shropshire Housing Alliance (SHA) has been set up to assist people county wide who may be facing housing problems or homelessness. Shropshire Housing Alliance, 12a Salop Road, Oswestry, Shropshire SY11 2NU Chloe Wildon TEL 01691 661333 c.wildon@shalliance.org.uk www.shalliance.org.uk Shropshire Towns and Rural Housing Ltd (STAR Housing) Shropshire Towns and Rural Housing Ltd (STAR Housing) manage the Council Housing in the Oswestry and Bridgnorth areas. Properties are advertised on Shropshire HomePoint. Their vision is “Listening to our residents, together we create quality homes and vibrant communities.” They have a Community Chest Fund for local groups and organisations that can help fund local events and activities. Shropshire Towns and Rural Housing Ltd, The Spruce Building, Sitka Drive, Shrewsbury SY2 6LG enquiries@starhousing.org.uk www.starhousing.org.uk Transhouse Transitional Housing (Oswestry) Transhouse is a registered charity which provides short-term accommodation and advocacy support for people with spinal cord injuries and multiple disabilities. They also help them to find and adapt suitable long-term accommodation in their chosen area. Transhouse (Oswestry) Ltd, Robert Jones & Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic Hospital, Oswestry, Shropshire SY10 7AG TEL 01691 404359 FAX 01691 404359 info@transhouse.info www.transhouse.info 41 Club (Oswestry) The 41 Club is a social club for former members of the Round Table. Members meet socially on the last Thursday of the month, other than in August. Sweeney Hall Hotel, Oswestry, Shropshire SY10 9EU Geoff Armitage TEL 01691 655804 hippos2000@gmail.com www.41club.org 9


Leisure & Culture Ballet For Fun (Oswestry) Ballet for Fun offers ballet classes in Oswestry for children from 3 years of age. They are currently not accepting new pupils. Coney Green Dance Studios, Oswestry, Shropshire SY11 2JL Cambrian Buildings, Coney Green, Oswestry, Shropshire SY11 2JL Sue Whitworth TEL 01938 590552 sue.whitworth@googlemail.com Border Field Club (Oswestry) Oswestry Border Field Club is dedicated to studying the flora and fauna of the Shropshire Borders. The Border Field Club began life in 1948 as the Oswestry branch of the British Naturalists’ Association. In 1982 the branch became an independent society. Oswestry Border Field Club meets on the first Saturday of the month when short walks within about 30 miles radius of Oswestry are undertaken with a view to enjoying the flora and fauna. TEL 01691 778071 Jonathan.abbatt@gmail.com Borders Poetry Group (Oswestry and Welsh Borders) The Borders Poetry Group (Shropshire and Welsh Borders) is a small, keen and friendly group, which has been in existence about 20 years. It meets monthly on first Saturdays from 10am to 1pm in members’ homes around Shropshire and the Borders. TEL (Kate) 01952 510878 TEL (Mary) 07976 258220 Cantiones Chamber Choir In existence since 1982, Oswestry’s high quality chamber choir performs a minimum of three concerts a year, with other additional concerts and open singing days on an ad hoc basis. www.cantiones.org.uk Henley Wood Parkrun A FREE weekly 5km event for runners, joggers, walkers or volunteers which takes place every Saturday at 9:00am in Henley Wood, off Cabin Lane, Oswestry. It is not a race against other runners, but a 5k timed run and it can really be whatever you want it to be, whether that’s for fun or as part of a training plan. We want to encourage people to jog or run together irrespective of their ability – this event is open to all and really is FREE! henleywoodhelpers@parkrun.com www.parkrun.org.uk/henleywood/ volunteer 10

Holroyd Community Theatre The Holroyd Community Theatre is a theatre for everyone: a community theatre for Oswestry and the Welsh borders based at Moreton Hall School. The theatre exists to advance education in the Arts and to provide facilities in the interests of social and cultural welfare to promote drama, music, dance and the arts. For further information about the Holroyd Community Theatre, contact Holroyd Community Theatre, Moreton Hall School,Weston Rhyn, Oswestry. TEL 01691 773671 www.theholroydtheatre.co.uk Jane Ridgewell School of Dance (Oswestry) The Jane Ridgewell School of Dance teaches freestyle, hip hop/street dance and cheerleading for children aged three years and over. For adults the school offers ballroom and Latin American dance at all levels from beginners to advanced. The Studio, Coney Green, Oswestry SY11 2JL TEL 01691 661584 MOB 07710 759789 jane.ridgewell039@btinternet.com Kennel Association (Oswestry and District) Oswestry and District Kennel Association offers dog training classes for puppies and adult dogs. Shows are held at Park Hall Stadium. Nesscliffe Village Hall, Nesscliffe, Shrewsbury SY4 1AX TEL 01691 622332 Lions Club (Oswestry) Oswestry Lions Club is committed to helping others according to local community need. The Club meets on the first Tuesday of the month at 7.30pm. Wynnstay Hotel, Church Street, Oswestry, Shropshire SY11 2SZ TEL 01691 653416 Mary Hignett Bequest Fund (Oswestry) The Mary Hignett Bequest Fund is managed by Oswestry Rotary Club. Gifted to the club through the will of the well loved Oswestry writer, these funds are intended to support small local projects in the areas of sports and the arts. ASd Hoc applications can also be accepted. Mary Hignett Bequest Fund Lanyon Bowdler Solicitors, 39/41 Church Street, Oswestry SY11 2SZ rotarycluboswestry@gmail.com www.rotary-ribi.org

MD Warriors Martial Arts Club (Oswestry) The MD Warriors Martial Arts Program is a new approach to self defense as well as the traditional sport side of teaching children to recognize and avoid conflict situations, while instilling the traditional Martial Art values. Unit 4, Whittington Business Park, Oswestry SY11 4ND TEL 01691 238130 info@mdwarriors.co.uk www.mdwarriors.co.uk MD Warriors Children’s Martial Arts Children’s martial arts sessions, for children aged 3-5 and 6-14 years (First session is free). A fun, exciting way for children to learn mixed martial arts, plus develop a range of others skills, such as co-ordination, concentration and self control. Unit 4, Whittington Business Park, Osw SY11 4ND info@mdwarriors.co.uk www.mdwarriors.co.uk Neighbourhood LIFE - Health and Wellbeing (Oswestry) Neighbourhood Life aims to help ‘more people, become more active, more often’. They are based at Oswestry Leisure Centre and have got a great range of facilities and activities available. Helping everyone find something to help them become more active and adopt a healthier lifestyle. Oswestry Leisure Centre, Shrewsbury Road, Oswestry, Shropshire SY11 4QB TEL 0345 0007 006 NLifeOswestryLC@serco.com www.shropshireleisurecentres. com/oswestry/Neighbourhood-Life Oswestry and Border Counties Quiz League Oswestry and Border Counties Quiz League has teams of four who compete on a league basis in pubs, clubs and other places in and around Oswestry, from September to Easter. Rivendell, Briggs Lane, Pant, Oswestry SY10 8PP TEL 01691 590241 dcrivendell@hotmail.com https://sites.google.com/site/ oswestryquizleague/ Oswestry and Borders Flower Club Affiliated to the National Association of Flower Arrangement Societies, Oswestry and Borders Flower Club organises demonstrations, plant sales, practical evenings, garden visits and area events. The Society meets on the third Tuesday of the month at 7.30 pm. The Club also produces booklets on flower arranging. Morda and Sweeney Village Hall, Weston Road, Morda SY10 9NS


Oswestry and District Bowling League Oswestry and District Bowling League governs crown green bowling in Oswestry and the surrounding area. It is affiliated to both the British and Shropshire Crown Green Bowling Associations. The League is made up of 29 clubs, all within an approximate radius of 30 miles around Oswestry. Clubs wishing to join the league should contact the Secretary by 31st Dec annually. Pam Manley, League Secretary TEL 01691 774170 pam.manley@btinternet.com www.bowlsnet.org.uk Oswestry and District Model Aeronautical Society Oswestry and District Model Aeronautical Society is open to anyone with an interest in radio controlled model aeroplanes and flying. They hold an Annual General Meeting and other meetings as an when required. David Walton (Secretary) TEL 01978 860967 davidghwalton@gmail.com Oswestry and District Radio Controlled Flying Club Oswestry and District Radio Controlled Flying Club is a radio controlled flying club based near Oswestry in north Shropshire, which flies regularly throughout the year. Training is available for those who have never tried the sport, so beginners are always very welcome. TEL 01691 839422 Oswestry and North Shropshire Model Engineering Society Members of Oswestry and North Shropshire Model Engineering Society meet every second Sunday of the month, from 1.30pm onwards. Oswestry Showground, Park Hall, Oswestry Shropshire SY11 4AB TEL 01691 650352 Oswestry Bridge Club Oswestry Bridge Club welcomes members and friends to duplicate bridge every Monday and Thursday at 7pm. Memorial Hall, Oswestry Oswestry Badminton Club Oswestry Badminton Club was formed in September 2004 with the merger of Oswestry Victoria Badminton Club and St. Oswald’s Badminton Club. The club meets on Mondays at the Leisure Centre between 8pm and 10pm. Oswestry Leisure Centre, Shrewsbury Road, Oswestry Shropshire SY11 4QB TEL 0345 0007 006

Oswestry Church Bowling Club Oswestry Church Bowling Club is one of the oldest sporting organisations in Oswestry. It was formed in 1925. Located on The Broadwalk, off Church Street, the club fields seven teams in the Oswestry and District Bowling League and three teams in the Shrewsbury Bowling League, including one veterans team. The Broadwalk, Church Street, Oswestry SY11 2SZ Oswestry Cae Glas Cricket Club Cae Glas Cricket Club is based at Gatacre Playing Fields behind Woodside school in the shadow of Old Oswestry Hillfort. Contact: Andy Griffiths TEL 07970 217647 email:griffos63@hotmail.co.uk Oswestry Drama (OD) Project The OD Project is a community theatre group open to everyone interested in theatre regardless of age or experience. It is run by Debbie Jones, the Artistic Director, principal of Stagecoach in Oswestry, and fellow directors Gordon McCombe and Helen Roberts. Their previous productions have been open-air Shakespeare performances. Follow the link to their Facebook page, call or email for further information. Debbie Jones TEL 01691 653413 theodproject@yahoo.co.uk Oswestry Family and Local History Group Oswestry Family and Local History Group are approved volunteers, formed and hosted by Oswestry Library. They are interested in family history and the local history of Oswestry and the neighbouring Shropshire/Welsh border region. They hold advice sessions in family and local history on Monday mornings from 10am to 12 noon and on Friday afternoons from 1.30pm to 4pm. Members of the public are welcome to bring their queries along and the team will help them search the library’s sources and the internet for relevant information. Oswestry Library, Arthur Street, Oswestry, Shropshire SY11 1JN admin@oswestrygenealogy.org.uk www.oswestrygenealogy.org.uk Oswestry Garden Society The main aim of Oswestry Garden Society is to promote and cultivate gardening interests in the community. They meet on the third Monday of each month at 7.30pm. New members and guests are always welcome. The Cornerstone Baptist Church, Lower Brook Street TEL 01691 652665 gaynor.kanes@gmail.com 11


Oswestry Golf Club For full details about Oswestry Golf Club follow the link to visit the website. Oswestry Golf Club, Aston Park, Queens Head, Oswestry, Shropshire SY11 4JJ TEL 01691 610535 secretary@oswestrygolfclub.co.uk www.oswestrygolfclub.co.uk Oswestry Ladies Choir Oswestry Ladies Choir evolved in the summer of 2015 from Oswestry Choral Society, which had been in continuous existence for over 125 years. They perform two concerts a year, usually in the spring and around Christmas. Rehearsals are held on Wednesday evenings from 7.30pm to 9pm, at All Saints Church Hall in Gobowen. New members are very welcome to join their friendly choir. All Saints Church Hall, Gobowen TEL 01691 654802 os.la.choir@btinternet.com www.oswestryladieschoir.com Oswestry Monthly Tea Dance A monthly tea dance on the first Friday of every month, from 2pm to 4pm. Please contact Alwena Martin for further information. Oswestry Senior Citizens Club, Lorne St, Oswestry, SY11 1ND Oswestry Photographic Society Meetings of the Oswestry Photographic Society are held every second week at 7.30pm on Wednesdays. New members and all grades of skill are welcome. For more details follow the link to visit the Oswestry Photographic Society website. Townhouse, 35 Willow Street, Oswestry. TEL 01978 841584 (John Hallard) johnty52@gmail.com www.o-p-s.me.uk Oswestry Ramblers Oswestry Ramblers are a friendly group of walkers, enjoying regular walks on Thursdays and Sundays. They have an active social programme, which in the past has included short walking holidays, day trips, guided tours, activities and BBQs, etc.  A small group of members are also involved in helping maintain paths in two Oswestry Parishes as part of the Shropshire Council Parish Paths Partnership network of volunteers. Full training and insurance cover is provided by Shropshire Council and any out of pocket expenses are covered. New members are always welcome. For details of walks, times and membership visit the website. www.oswestryramblers.org.uk 12

Oswestry Reading Group Oswestry Reading Group is one of a number of similar groups throughout Shropshire, who obtain a monthly book selection via Shropshire Library Service to read and discuss. Aa friendly group who meet on the last Wednesday of the month at Oswestry Library. TEL 01743 250351 oswestry.library@shropshire.gov.uk Oswestry Senior Citizens Club Oswestry Senior Citizens Club offers its members a wide range of activities: • Bingo: Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays (doors open at 6pm, eyes down at 7.15pm) • Dance nights: once a month from Mar-Nov • Outings: approximately 14 outings throughout the year • Summer holidays • ‘Turkey and Tinsel’ holidays • Concerts, quizzes, and other social activities Lorne Street, Oswestry, Shropshire SY11 1ND Oswestry Team Tennis Oswestry Team Tennis (OTT) is a junior tennis club offering an extensive coaching programme from Mini Red to Full court by Lawn Tennis Association (LTA) qualified coaches, plus access to competitions and events. Head Coach, Benn Judd, is a LTA Licensed CCA Coach, and the club has permanent Mini Red, Orange, and Full Courts with floodlighting. Cae Glas Park, Church Street, Oswestry, Shropshire SY11 2SZ TEL 07949 438452 Oswestry WI Oswestry WI meet at The Oswestrian for a varied programme of speakers and “having a go” evenings at 7.30pm on the second Monday of each month (except August). New members are always welcome. The Cemist Cocktail Bar, Church Street, Oswestry TEL 01691 688847 ruthandchris1@gmail.com Oswestry Writers’ Lab (Owl) The Oswestry Writers’ Lab have an open forum meeting every fortnight for people to contribute any sort of creative writing they wish, or simply to come and listen. They meet fortnightly on Tuesdays from 7pm at the Griffin Inn in Oswestry. Venue: The Griffin Inn, Albion Hill, Leg Street, Oswestry, Shropshire SY11 2NL Contact: Sycamore Cottage, School Lane, Gobowen SY11 3LD TEL 07980 836 880 johnjheap@btinternet.com

Stitchplus The Oswestry branch of the Embroiderers’ Guild We meet on the third Friday of the month in Oswestry, between 1000-1200. All levels of interest very welcome, from beginners to textile artists and everyone in between with an interest in texiles. We also run three other groups, Stitchplus 2, which is an active group of members working on their own designs, a Hand Stitching group meet on the first Tuesday of the month at chairembroiderers@btinternet.com www.embroiderersguil.com Oswestry Boys’ and Girls’ Football Club Formed in 1977, Oswestry Boys’ and Girls’ Football Club offers coaching, training and matches for 6 year olds to adults. Football coaching takes place at Gatacre Playing Fields on Saturdays and at Oswestry School on Tuesdays during the winter months. Three girls’ teams (for 12, 14 and 16 year olds) are currently being trained. Senior players also compete in the Shropshire Alliance League. All boys and girls are welcome, whatever their skill levels. 56 Welsh Walls, Oswestry, Shropshire SY1 1AW TEL 01691 655141 secretaryobgfc@btinternet.com www.oswestryboysandgirlsclub.co.uk Oswestry Cricket Club Oswestry Cricket Club is situated on Morda Road in Oswestry. Oswestry Cricket Club, Morda Road. TEL 01691 653006 chriswiseman.occ@gmail.com www.oswestrycricketclub.co.uk Oswestry Hockey Club Oswestry Hockey Club runs ladies’, men’s, children’s and youth teams. The club, an England Hockey accredited ClubsFirst club, is open to all ages from 8 to 80, and all levels of ability. Training takes place on Wednesday evenings from 6.30pm to 8:30pm at Oswestry School playing field, Upper Brook Street, Oswestry SY11 2TL info@oswestryhockeyclub.co.uk www.oswestryhockeyclub.co.uk Oswestry Otters Swimming Club Oswestry Otters has been established as an amateur swimming club for over 30 years and is consistently in the top three clubs in Shropshire at the ASA County Championships. Coaches are ASA qualified and the club is accredited to Swim 21 Skill Development standard. Training takes place at Oswestry School, Moreton Hall School and Oswestry Leisure Centre. www.oswestryotters.org.uk


Oswestry Rugby Club Oswestry Rugby Club has a first and second team, a thriving youth section, and a women’s and girls’ section. For more details about the club, fixtures, results and league tables visit the website. Park Hall Ground, Whittington Road, Oswestry SY11 4AB. Contact Don Howell TEL 01691 670295 • 07739 446565 www.pitchero.com/clubs/oswestry Tanat to Perry Community Wildlife Group (Oswestry) The breeding populations of Curlew and Lapwing are declining dramatically. Our group aims to establish where they can still be found locally and then work with farmers and landowners to try to reverse the decline. You can help by joining our survey team or reporting sightings of Curlews and Lapwings during the breeding season. No need to be an expert birdwatcher: everyone is welcome! TEL 01691 830691 tpcwg@shropscwgs.org.uk www.shropscwgs.org.uk Tennis 2 You Ltd Oswestry Tennis Coaching. Coaching for all ages including a senior group “Rusty Rackets”, held every Tuesday, Cae Glas Park, Oswestry. TEL 07949 438452 (Benn Judd) Wynnstay Bowling Club The Wynnstay Bowling Club was established in 1922 and placed non-league crown green bowls. We are always looking for new members. Wynnstay Hotel, Church Street, Oswestry SY11 2SZ on Mon and Thurs between 2 pm and 4 pm from April to September. www.wynnstaybowlingclub.org

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To be included within our

2022/2023 Directory please get in touch

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Venues Eastern Oswestry Community Centre Cabin Lane, Oswestry SY11 2LQ TEL 01691 658164 Gatacre Pavilion Contact: Andy Griffiths TEL 07970 217647 griffos63@hotmail.co.uk Oswestry Cricket Club Morda Rd, Oswestry SY11 2AY TEL 01691 653006 The Oswestry Memorial Hall Smithfield St, Oswestry SY11 2EG TEL 01691 655793 13


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Oswestry Town Council............01691 680222 Shropshire County Council.... 0345 678 9000 Dentists

Church Street Clinic.................01691 671413 Oswyn House Dental Practice.....01691 652424 Thomas Dental Care................01691 653074 Willow Street Dental Practice....................... 01691 652143 Doctors Surgeries

Cambrian Surgery...................01691 652929 Caxton Surgery.........01691 654646 /653600 Caxton Surgery Prescriptions.....01691 659250 NHS Direct 111 Plas Fynnon Surgery...............01691 655844 Shropdoc (Out of hours).......0333 222 66 55 Hospitals

Royal Shrewsbury Hospital......01743 261000 The RJAH Orthopaedic Hospital... 01691 404000 Wrexham Maelor Hospital....... 01978 291100

Police-Ambulance-Fire............................999 Police non emergencies........................... 101 Severn Trent Water...............0800 783 4444 Sport and Leisure

New Saints Football Club ........01691 684840 Oswestry Cricket Club ...........01691 653 006 Oswestry Leisure Centre....... 0345 0007 006 Oswestry Rugby Club .............01691 652949 The Venue at Park Hall............01691 887098 Transport

Arriva....................................0344 800 4411 Gobowen Train Station............ 01691 681010 Tanat Valley Coaches............... 01691 780212 Vets

Border Veterinary Centre.........01691 670395 Oakwood Veterinary Centre.....01691 679699 Park Issa Surgery....................01691 670067 RSPCA ...................................0300 1234 999 The Market Town Vet............... 01691 897199

Health & Social Care

Obertelli Play Therapy............07974 506910 Schools

Holy Trinity School..................01691 654832 Moreton Hall School.................01691 773671 Oswestry School ......................01691 655711 Our Lady and St. Oswalds Catholic School..........01691 656080 The Marches School.................01691 664400 The Meadows School...............01691 656080 Woodside School.....................01691 652446 Services and helplines

Alert Furniture Scheme............01691 655895 Childline...................................... 0800 11 11 Citizens Advice Bureau...........03444 991 100 Crime Stoppers........................0800 555 111 Electricity Power Loss Emergencies.......................... 0800 001 5400 Gas Emergencies......................0800 111 999 Oswestry Library....................01691 677388 14

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Mark Kennett & Co Limited......01691 650121 Morris Cook & Co....................01691 654545 TaxAssist Accountants........... 0845 293 7270 Wilson’s Bookkeeping............ 07809 228484

A Accountants D.R.E. & Co................01691 654353 www.dre.co.uk Elliott & Co.............................01691 680425 Garner Pugh & Sinclair...........01691 652044 Hudson Chartered Accountant & Business Advisor..................01691 662282

Administrative & Professional Services Marcia Virtual Assistant.......... 07775 812319

Pink Spaghetti PA Services............ 0333 355 0054 www.pink-spaghetti.co.uk Aerial & Satellite Aerial Satellite Solutions..............07944 990 197 Agricultural services Hughes & Son......................... 01691 662175

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Pink Spaghetti PA Services Shrewsbury Local virtual assistant, offering services covering North Shropshire and North Powys. I am here to help businesses with a range of administrative tasks that they don’t want to do, don’t know how to do or don’t have time to do: • • • • • •

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Hughes Brothers.....................01691 654366 Llansilin Tractors.................... 01691 791460 Lloyds Animal Feeds Ltd.......... 01691 830741 NFU Mutual ........... 01691 652120 www.nfumutual.co.uk W&M Agricultural Engineering Ltd......................01691 683825 Airport transfers Higgins................................... 01691 652901 Jeff’s & Burgess......................01691 656565 John’s Minibus Service...........0789 652 3226 Morris’s Car Service .............. 01691 662546 Antiques & Collectables Clive’s Collectables......... 07719 748 913

Architectural Services Design & Planning Associates Ltd.........................01691 659595 R F Davies Architectural Services.................................. 01691 662813 St Oswalds Architectural Design Service......................... 01691 671964 Ke-design Architectural Services...................01691 656964 ke-design.co.uk Whitmore & Humphreys.........01691 652844 Art Gallery Willow Gallery........................ 01691 657575 Qube Arts Centre.....................01691 656882

CLIVES COLLECTABLES ANTIQUES COLLECTABLES AND MEMORABILIA

We are a family run business which carefully sources and supplies antiques, memorabilia and sought after collectables. We are currently looking for new stock! DOMESTIC CLEANING SERVICES ALSO AVAILABLE For a quotation or any further information on any of our services please give us a call on 07719 748913 or email: collectables@btinternet.com

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B Balloons Balloons for all Occasions ......07764 928901 Bakeries Bartram Baker & Confectioner.... 07956 298590 Pippo’s Bakery........................01691 570047 F Smith Bakery.......................01691 654556 Barbers Icon........................................07487 415706 Nicholas Llewelyn Barbers......07969 178021 Razors Barber Shop................07973 892097 The Shave Cave.......................07715 258049 Bathrooms Dream Kitchens & Bathrooms by TG Group......... 01691 672596 www.tgkitchensandbathrooms.co.uk HM Plumbing & Maintenance Services Ltd............................07932 659552 Homestyle Décor.....................01691 680232 JPJ Home Improvements.... 07816 058403 Lifestyle Kitchens & Bathrooms.......................... 01691 650031 Beauty Aesthetics By Jen.................... 07581 782183 Aluminate Clinic....07951 902146 www.aluminateclinic.com Beauty By Jade ..................... 0778 4473924 Beauty Lab Spa Therapy..........07754 185250

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Body & Face Options...............01691 680070 Butterfly Beautique................ 01691 676326 Champagne Beauty................. 01691 662510 Facial Rejuvenation.................07967 336697 Hey Beautiful....07730 099054 www.heybeautiful.uk The Nail Bar ..........................01691 659040 Top To Toe...............................01691 680223 The Walls Of Beauty ...............01691 652387 Willow Nail & Beauty Lounge..01691 654484 BIKE SHOPS Bike Works.............................01691 654407 Mule Cycle Club....................... 01691 590361 BioMass TG RENEWABLE ENERGY.....................01691 626296 www.tgbuildersmerchants.co.uk Blinds Blinds 2 U ...............01691 676262 www.oswestryblinds2u.co.uk J&I Carpets LTD ......................01691 656843 Lewis & Holmes .......................01691 680111

now selling Biomass Fuel

Boarding Kennels Brynallt Kennels.....................01691 622420 Plumtree Boarding Kennels & Cattery................................01691 682443

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We deliver to Shropshire, Cheshire and Mid Wales

For more information please contact us

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Book Shops Booka Bookshop.....................01691 662244 Hall Of Books..........................07866 720787 Oswestry Christian Book Shop.. 01691 661936

Kitchens & Bathrooms instaLLeD WaLL & FLoor tiLing ProPertY renoVation Painting & Decorating carPentrY t: 01691 652014 • m: 07816 058403 Jasonjones006@aol.com

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Boiler Services

Specialists in all domestic gas and oil appliances including LPG Boiler installations • Bathrooms and renovations Renewable energy installations Repairs, breakdowns and maintenance Services • Landlord gas safety certificate New build & renovation specialists

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Boiler SERVICES MTEC.........................01691 779630 Brewery Stonehouse Brewery Ltd..........01691 676457 Building Society Nationwide............................0800 5540964 Principality.............................01691 680444 West Bromwich ..................... 03452 417346 Builders A & G Jones.............................01691 648725 D G Pallatina Building Contractors............................. 01691 657621 G & H Builders........................07969 192028 J.P.J Maintenance.................... 01691 652014 Jones T & Son..........................01691 652822 Paul Huxley Construction........ 01691 610083 Period Builders Ltd................01691 770642 REW General Building Work... 01691 590110 T J Cladding Developments Ltd................... 01691 657226 Builders Merchants Build Centre Oswestry.............01691 684100

Jewson Ltd..............................01691 684100 Morgans of Oswestry............... 01691 671489 Screwfix..................................0333 011 2112 TG Builders merchants..............01691 670367 www.tgbuildersmerchants.co.uk Travis Perkins Trading............. 01691 652192 Business Services AICO Smoke & Co Alarms .......01691 664100 Vodafone................................07584 408862 Evastore ............................... 01691 650355 BluestoneX Professional Business Offices......................01691 880222 Marcia Virtual Assistant.......... 07775 812319 Rachel Smith Blogs ..........................www.rachelsmithblogs.com Pink Spaghetti PA Services............ 0333 355 0054 www.pink-spaghetti.co.uk The Fort Business Centre....01691 664230 www.thefortoffices.co.uk Woodhead Consulting ........... 07805 254357

Butchers Eric Roberts & Sons ................ 01691 653410 M. Battams.............................01691 654844 Hartshorn Butchers.................01691 659546 Radford’s Quality Meats..........01691 653079 The Meat Man.........................01691 658270

C Candles Gatcombe Candle Co.............. 07977 834762 Car rental Ethels Car & Van Rental..........01691 688688 Car Sales Arthurs of Oswestry................ 01691 652235 Furrows of Oswestry................ 01691 654141 Philip Paul................................01691 65555 Car Valeting Dazzle Cleaning.......................... 01691 831817/07897 2879007 Caravan & Camping Bryn Vyrnwy Caravan Park.....01691 828252 Royal Hill Campsite................ 07968 656724

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Building Materials • Timber, Joinery & Doors Patios & Landscaping • Hardware & Decorating Maesbury Road, Oswestry, Shropshire SY10 8HA T: 01691 670367 www.tgbuildersmerchants.co.uk Open: Mon-Fri 7:00am-5:00pm, Sat 8:00am-12:00pm, Sun Closed 19


Business Services

Looking for a Virtual Office? We provide a range of virtual office solutions which are perfect if you want a professional appearance but don’t require physical office space. No Set-Up Costs • No Long-Term Commitments • Starting From £20 Per Month The Fort Business Centre near Oswestry, provides virtual offices, modern & fully serviced office space, meeting / hot desk facilities and business centre services. Most of our Virtual Office clients have got in touch because they are struggling to keep on top of daily tasks such as answering calls and checking post. So let us handle your telephone calls and sort your post for you.

Your Calls Answered or Diverted With our virtual office telephone solution, you will receive a dedicated geographic or national telephone number. You can then promote and use your new telephone number as you wish! • Bespoke telephone number • Calls answered in your company name • Messages taken by our local team & emailed to you • You can also divert calls to a number of your choice

Easy & Convenient Mail Handling If you want to separate your home and work life by sending your mail to a business address, then our virtual office mail handling is the perfect solution for you! • Fixed business address • Mail collection • Mail handling and forwarding • HMRC registered office use (optional extra) www.thefortoffices.co.uk Info@thefortoffices.co.uk • Let’s Talk 01691 664230 The Fort Business Centre, Artillery Business Park,  Park Hall, Oswestry, Shropshire SY11 4AD 20


Trederwen Caravan Park.........01691 828784 Vyrnwy Caravans Ltd.............. 01691 828217 Woodside Holiday Park...........01691 828595 Care Providers Allenby Douglas......................01691 650067 Approved Care & Support .......01691 655999 Home 4 Care................................. 07773 945455/ 07949 758162 www.facebook.com/home4careoswestry Blue Bird ...............................01691 652534 Surecare Group.......................01691 828626 Carpentry & Joinery Blueprint Joinery Ltd.............. 01691 671020 Howdens Joinery - Oswestry.... 01691 662917 Shaun’s Home Improvements....... 01691 773875 / 07792 341877 Steve May Joinery & General Maintenance.........07973 292890 Carpet Cleaning Carpet King Oswestry..............01691 656760 Lea Maintenance..................... 07790 719214 Citrus Steam Carpet & Upholstery .................. 07967 563958 or 01691 652200

CarpetS & Flooring Ace Carpets............................. 01691 610003 Geoff Davies Carpets...............01691 662625 Hayward Flooring Specialists..............01691 657505 www.haywardflooring.co.uk J&I Carpets LTD.......01691 656843

Shaun’s Home Improvements....... 01691 773875/ 07792 341877 Cattery A & J Cattery ..........................01691 682606 Gyrn Cottage Cattery..............01691 655442 Tinka Lodge Cat Hotel.............07717 872936

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Carpets & Flooring

Domestic and Commercial • All Preparation Work Karndean Design Flooring • LVT All Vinyls • Safety Flooring • Coved and Capped • Carpets All Types of Wood Flooring and Restoration Work Ceramic Floor and Wall Tiles Showroon: 51 Castle Street, Oswestry. Shropshire SY11 1JZ Telephone: 01691 657505 • Mobile: 07870 890049 E: wendyhayward@hotmail.com • garryhayward@hotmail.com

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J&I Carpets

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Chiropractor

GOBOWEN

In addition to the Chiropractor Trinity Clinic now has a Massage Therapist!

Each and every client is important to us. To correctly diagnose and work out how best to resolve your health issues, symptoms have to be considered in the context of your medical history, lifestyle and personal circumstances. As such, an appointment will be necessary and booking ahead essential. Please be assured all messages are regularly attended to.

Between us we treat a huge variety of muscle, joint and nerve problems including: Generalised aches and pain Low back pain (lumbago) & sciatica Cervicogenic headaches General acute and chronic back pain Mechanical neck pain | Joint pain Migraine prevention | Shoulder problems Hip and knee pain | Muscle spasms Plantar Fasciitis | Inability to relax

www.trinity-clinic.com

Tel: 07802 603752 | info@trinity-clinic.com

Childcare

Newbridge Day Nursery 01691 670206 • Fully qualified and experienced staff • Flexible hours to suit your needs • Open all year (except Bank Holidays) • Beautiful surroundings • Full day care from birth to 5 years of age • Funded spaces for 2,3 & 4 year olds • 30 hours extended funding for some 3 & 4 year olds • Ofsted approved • Open Monday to Friday from 7.30 - 18.00 • Welsh funded spaces available for 3 & 4 year olds

Play therapy is suitable for children between the ages of 3 - 13+ years, though other therapy services are available. For a free initial consultation contact:

07974 506 910

Ginaobertelli@aol.com

Maesbury Hall Mill Newbridge, Oswestry SY10 8BB www.newbridgedaynursery.co.uk

We’ve extended and

updated our Nursery.

Visits are warmly Tel: 01691 652446 welcomed. Limited Email: admin@woodside.shropshire.sch.uk 15/30 funded hour Gittin Street, Oswestry SY11 1DT

spaces still available.

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Childcare Explorers at Trefonen.............. 01691 653512 Footsteps................................01691 688007 Kidszone Day Nursery.............01691 659766 Little Poppets ......................... 01691 622922 Newbridge Day Nursery...................01691 670206 Peter Pan Nursery...................01691 404427 Sticky Fingers Baby&Toddlers ....01691 655546 Unicorn Nursery.....................01691 655550 Woodside Primary School.....01691 652446 www.woodsideschool.co.uk

Rednal Carting Paintball & Laser....................07989 471307 The Fantastic Fun House.......... 01691 655515

Children’s Activity centre Park Hall Farm........................01691 671123

Cinema

Children’s Play Therapist Obertelli Play Therapy................. 07974 506910 Chiropodist A1 Feet & Treat .......................01691 587422 Oswestry Podiatrist & Chiropody Home Visits............07926 995776 Chiropractor Trinity Clinic........07802 603752 Kinokulture............................. 01691 238167

External cleaning Patio cleaning End of tenancy cleaning Windows fascias and gutters Caravan cleaning - Car valeting 01691 831817 or 07897287900

Cleaning Services Clive’s Cleaning Services........ 07719 748 913 Dazzle Cleaning.......................... 01691 831817/07897 287900 Ultra Clean Ltd.....01691 670837 www.ultracleanltd.com Clearances Clive’s Collectables......... 07719 748 913 Climbing Oswestry Climbing Den...........01691 652489 Clothing Dorothy Perkins......................01691 653264 M&Co...................................... 01691 679239 Majors.................................... 01691 653236 New Look................................01691 670252 Nikki’s Boutique.....................01691 656070 Sissi Blu..................................01691 672888 Coach Hire Owens Coaches Ltd.................. 01691 652126 Tanat Valley Coaches & Motors.01691 780908 College North Shropshire College ........01691 688000 The Derwen College................. 01691 661234 Commercial Property Agent Celt Rowlands & Co.................01691 659659 Community transport Dial-A-Ride..............................01691 671571 Computer Services Micro Plus Computers Ltd.......01691 670960 Reliant IT computer solutions.01691 898007 World of Tech.......................... 01691 679153 Conservatories Malcolm Lewis......01691 650567 www.malcolm-lewis.co.uk

CARPET & UPHOLSTERY CLEANING HARD FLOOR & TILE STEAM CLEANING TRY US OUT! Email: enquiries@ultracleanltd.com

Tel: 01691 670837

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Construction A L Feaks Construction........... 07890 628085 Conservatories Oswestry Glass Ltd..................01691 680008 Malcolm Lewis......01691 650567 www.malcolm-lewis.co.uk Oswestry Windows & Doors....01691 680998 Shaun’s Home Improvements...... 01691 773875 / 07792 341877 Shelf Bank Windows................01691 661311


Cooking Equipment Upstairs Downstairs................ 01691 658591

Counselling services

Corporate Events Su Casa Cuisine.......................01691 679059 Urban Grillhouse....................07976 967145

Absolute Discretion Counselling Therapy................ 01691 682124 K-E Counselling... 07903 198457

Council Oswestry Town Council............01691 680222 Shropshire Council................ 0345 678 9000

Shropshire Peer Counselling & Advocacy Service.................01691 658008 U&I Counselling....................0753 044 8000

D Dairies Hartshorns Dairies.................. 01691 661885 Dental Practice Church Street Clinic.................01691 671413 Haigh & Thomas.....................01691 653074

K-E Counselling

Fully trained, insured and BACP registered

“You don’t have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.”

Are you looking for a person who you can talk to about your worries, thoughts and emotions in a calming safe confidential environment?

I have experience of supporting clients with anxiety, depression, panic attacks, bereavement, relationship difficulties, trauma, family issues, life-changes, self-esteem, confidence, work-place issues, stress and more. I have experience with working with children to teenagers through to adults and additional needs. Qualified Person-Centred Counsellor • Weekly or fortnightly appointments No time limit of how many sessions • Client led counselling • My approach to counselling is Integrative

Please phone or email if you would like to discuss about working together.

T:07903 198457 • E:counsellingzke@outlook.com Please visit our showroom at

Unit 1, Glovers Meadow, Oswestry, Shropshire SY10 8NH Tel: 01691 650567 Email: info@malcolm-lewis.co.uk www.malcolm-lewis.co.uk

Specialists in replacement fascia, soffits and guttering. We don’t use coverboard. Only full replacement. Forget painting forever!

DOORS | WINDOWS CONSERVATORIES WARM ROOF | FASCIAS GUTTERING

Replacement roof on an existing conservatory or newly installed garden rooms or home extensions

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Oswyn House..........................01691 652424 Signature Smiles..................... 01691 662719 Willow Street Dental Practice.. 01691 652143 Design & Print Now Group.............................01691 680833 PSCD.........................07877 548935 www.paulseager.co.uk Sanda Creative Design Ltd...............07909 560112 www.sandadesign.co.uk DIY Supplies J C Dyke..................................01691 624085 Morgans Doors & Floors..........01691 650068

Doctors Surgeries Cambrian ...............................01691 652929 Llanfyllin Group Practice........01691 648054 Knockin Medical Centre...........01691 682203 Plas Ffynnon Medical Centre...01691 655844 The Caxton Surgery.................01691 654646 Document Storage Evastore Document Management.......................... 01691 650355 Dog Groomer Dainty Paws ......... 07762 278533 www.daintypaws.info Os Dogs Grooming..................01691 688695 Queens Road Dog Grooming...07850 044006 The Waggy Tail Club.................. 01691 661068 www.waggytail.club Dog Training Blackthorn Dog Training.........01691 828033 Leads To Success.................... 07895 833849

•Full groom •Hand stripping •Clipping and scissoring •Bath and mini groom •Nail clipping •Ear cleaning •State-of-the-art hydrobath Call now for an appointment Tel: 01691 661068 Opposite Whittington Castle Castle Street Whittington SY11 4DF www.waggytail.club

MOBILE DOG GROOMING

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Dog Walking Powell’s Pups..........................07496 219169 Domestic repairs Morris Evans Domestic Repairs....................01691 662546 Doors Malcolm Lewis Ltd................01691 650567 Shaun’s Home Improvements...... 01691 773875 / 07792 341877 TG Door Centre.....01691 664280 Drainage Metro Rod Shropshire.............. 07970 925790/07827 240404 www.metrorod.co.uk/midwales/Shropshire

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Eating Out Aroma Cafe Bar...................... 01691 662323 Baileys....................................01691 655803 Cambrian Coffee Lounge........ 07845 666620 Carriages Bar ......................... 01691 652521 Chico’s.................................... 01691 656100 Costa Coffee............................01691 657386

R&R Cantonese Fusion Grill......01691 671931 Golden City............................. 01691 653972 Griffin Inn.............................. 01691 650156 Jolly Garden Cantonese...........01691 654569 Lees Takeaway........................01691 653788 Lepones Italian Ristorante .....01691 659965 Liar Liar Coffee Shop...............01691 688867 Lucky Star..............................01691 655888 Munchies Diner........................01691 671751 New City.................................01691 679630 Oswalds Cross......................... 01691 663180 Oswestry Kebab House.............01691 657111 Oswestry Tandoori..................01691 658080 Pizza Bella.............................. 01691 662201 Red Rose.................................01691 670600 Salop Fish Bar.........................01691 650425 Sebastions..............................01691 655444 Simla Tandoori Restaurant......01691 659880 Star Kebab House.................... 01691 671683 Square One Oswestry............. 01691 653187 The Courtyard Tea Rooms........01691 679805 The Plaice .............................. 01691 676333 The Sweeney Country House Hotel ...........................01691 652450 The Wynnstay Hotel & Spa ..... 01691 655261 USA Fried Chicken Oswestry.... 01691 680611 Wednesdays Cafe Bar.............. 01691 671026 Willow Eatery.........................07773 720425 Wilsons...................................01691 668905 Wots Cookin............................01691 652904

Electrical Services AICO Smoke & Co Alarms............ 01691 664100 www.aico.co.uk City Electrical Factors............. 01691 662777 DJ Woosnam Electrical Contractor...............01691 662594 DJM Electrical Contrators........07814 272058 Highline Electrical Ltd............01691 656683 Links Electrical Supplies Ltd.... 01691 672871 Matt Owen Electrical Services................. 07837 839698 P&S Electrical Contractors......... 07710 664254 Phil Griffiths Electrical............ 01691 881339 Pure Electrics & Energy.................. 01691 681051 www.pureelectrics.com Simon Jones Electrician.......... 07977 932848


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Visit our Amazing Doors, Windows and Flooring Showroom in Oswestry Looking to make improvements to your home? Then visit the stunning Doors, Windows and Flooring Showroom located at TG Builders Merchants in Oswestry. Make your home warm, quiet and extra secure with our stunning range of doors & windows, with numerous styles and sizes to choose from. We also stock a huge range of laminate, vinyl, engineered or solid wood floors.

Maesbury Road, Oswestry, Shropshire SY10 8HA T: 01691 664280 www.tgbuildersmerchants.co.uk Open: Mon-Fri 7:00am-5:00pm, Sat 8:00am-12:00pm, Sun Closed

Drainage

Whatever your drainage problem, Metro Rod can help - fast

Your Local Experts in Commercial Drainage Metro Rod is the UK leader in drain cleaning and drain maintenance. We are proud of our reputation for quality service and customer satisfaction, which is why we offer a 24/7 service across the UK, with no call out fee and a 92% first time fix rate.

Metro Rod can help you with: Metro rod Clearing Blocked Drains Drain Repair

Half Page Tanker Services

Gutter Clearance

Pre-Planned Maintenance

Septic Tank Management

Call us or enquire online today! Tel: 07970 925790 - 07827 240404 or 01938 554050 metrorod.co.uk/mid-wales-shropshire

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Electrical Services

The UK’s market leader in Fire and Carbon Monoxide protection Aico, an Ei Company, are leading the way in home life safety by pioneering new technologies and offering high quality alarms, developed and manufactured in Ireland. All alarms meet UK standards and offer a variety of sensor types to guarantee protection for every home, the cornerstone of which is delivering Education, Quality, Service and Innovation. Corporate Social Responsibility is a key focus for Aico; launching the ‘Aico in the Community’ initiative to help schools, colleges, charities and community organisations achieve their goals to help create safer communities and build sustainable futures. Aico does this through the core areas of Education, Business Enterprise, Volunteering, Charity and Environmental Impact.

www.aico.co.uk | 01691 664100 | enquiries@aico.co.uk

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Electrical Services

Domestic commercial inDustrial All electrical work covered (at no extra cost) by the ECA Guarantee of Work Scheme for up to six years and a limit of £50,000 Electrical certification in line with the current 18th edition wiring regulations BS7671

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general electrical installations testing, insPection and electrical certiFication electrical installation condition rePorts (eiCrS - alSo known aS landlord Safety CertifiCateS)

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Fault Finding nest Pro installer: Smart thermoStatS, video doorbellS, Smoke / Co alarmS and CCtv Have a rental ProPerty?: we Can take Care of the NEW eleCtriCal Safety regulationS

Please don’t hesitate to get in touch. Search for us on social media to see examples of our work to date

tel: 07837 839698 e: matt@mattowenelectricalservices.co.uk @mattowenelectricalservices

ELECTRICAL CONTRACTORS YOU CAN TRUST with all your electrical needs Finding a specialist contractor you can trust with all your electrical needs can be hard. At Sureworks, we care about doing a great job for you and always being on hand to provide the specialist skills you need, when you need them. We take the stress away and free you up to focus on all the things you need to do.

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Steve Michie Electrical.............01691 658822 Sureworks...............01691 581581 www.sureworks.co.uk TG Electrical Services...................01691 626280 www.tgelectricalservices.co.uk Total Electrics......................... 01691 679174 V & W Electrics Ltd................. 01691 662818 Engineering M J Engineering...................... 01691 610677 Equestrian Shropshire Horsebox Repairs... 07725 516410 A & M Saddlery.......................01691 690695 Estate Agents Bowen Son & Watson.............. 01691 652367 Cumine & Co Sales and Lettings...01691 725179

Daniel James Residential........ 01691 674494 Halls Estate Agents.................01691 670320 J.J. Dell & Co. ........................ 01691 653437 Morris Marshall & Poole...................01691 679595 www.morrismarshall.co.uk Roger Parry & Partners...........01691 655334 Town & Country Estate & Letting Agents..................... 01691 679631 Woodhead Sales & Lettings.....01691 680044 Your Move...............................01691 654989

F Fascias & Guttering Malcolm Lewis Ltd..................01691 650567 Shelf Bank Windows...................... 01691 661311

P & S Electrical Contractors Ltd Domestic - Commercial – No Job too Big or too Small

• Outside Lighting • Periodic Testing and Inspection General Electrical Work • Fuse Board Upgrades • Landlord Safety Checks Free Quotations • New Builds Extensions - Re-wires All work is certificated & fully tested Contact Stuart 07710 664 254 • pandselectrical27@gmail.com

Fencing M&B Edwards Fencing Services..... 01691 780305 Financial Services Belgrave Wincham Financial Advisors.. 01691 886554 www.belgravewincham.co.uk.co.uk Jason Tyler IFA.......01691 664260 www.partnership.sjp.co.uk/ partner/jasontyler John Davies Investments and Mortgage Services LLP............01691 680845 www.johndaviesinvestments.co.uk NFU Mutual ........... 01691 652120 www.nfumutual.co.uk

YOUR LOCAL ELECTRICIANS • Solar PV Installation Call • Battery Storage Systems 01691 • Electric Vehicle Charging Points 681051 • Periodic testing & inspection • Fuse board upgrades • Smoke alarms • Outside security lighting • Extensions & conversions • Kitchens & bathroom refurbishments • Free quotations Unit 6 Maes y Clawdd Industrial Estate, Maesbury Road, Oswestry SY10 8NN Steve: 07813 815333 Dan: 07976 526189 sales@pureelectrics.com

www.pureelectrics.com

For all aspects of Electrical Contracting > Domestic, Commercial & Industrial contractors > Rewires > New Builds > Extensions > Consumer unit upgrades > Electrical Safety Reports > Fault finding & repairs

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Estate Agents

Residential Property Sales and Lettings Commercial Property Sales and Lettings RICS Surveys and Valuations

01691 679595

16 Leg Street Oswestry SY11 2NN

With over 60 years combined local experience our surveyors and valuers can help you buy, sell or let your property. Call now for free and friendly advice.

Farming and Agricultural Services

Online 24/7 - By phone 24/7 - and on the high street

morrismarshall.co.uk

Florists

THE FLOWER GALLERY

Wedding flower specialists. Beautiful funeral tributes and wonderful designs for all occasions. Park Avenue Stores Park Avenue Oswestry SY11 1BB

Telephone: 01691 671 977 Email: wendle76@yahoo.co.uk @theflowergalleryoswestry LOCAL AND UK DELIVERY SERVICE 32

Fish Monger Micky Finns...............................07966 20169 Florist Hobo Floral Design..................01691 653980 Parkgate.................................01691 679898 The Flower Gallery.....................01691 671977

M&B EDWARDS FENCING SERVICES WALLING & PATIOS CALL 01691 780305 MOB: 07977 004963


Financial Services

Craig Can provide you with expert adviCe on: • retirement & pensions • Savings & investments • Mortgages & Life insurance • inheritance tax planning 60 minute consultation free of charge CaLL Craig on 01691 886554 or email craig@belgravewincham.co.uk Belgrave Wincham Limited is an appointed representative of ValidPath Limited, which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority under FRN 197107. Belgrave Wincham Limited is registered in England and Wales number 12167416. Unit 5, Rosehill Business Centre, Erbistock, LL13 0DE

JASON TYLER FINANCIAL PLANNING We provide a comprehensive wealth management service, offering specialist face-to-face advice tailored to you. Our services include: • Investment Planning • Intergenerational Planning • Retirement Planning • Protection • Inheritance Tax Planning • Corporate Services Jason Tyler Financial Planning The Church Offices, Market Gate, Salop Road, Oswestry Shropshire SY11 2NR Tel: 01691 664260 Fax: 01691 664262 Mob: 07583 089671 Email: jason.tyler@sjpp.co.uk www.jasontyler.co.uk

Jason Tyler Financial Planning is an Appointed Representative of and represents only St. James’s Place Wealth Management plc (which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority) for the purpose of advising solely on the Group’s wealth management products and services, more details of which are set out on the Group’s website www.sjp.co.uk/products.

We are a family run business. John and Alison are both retired bank managers, with their son Marc advising on mortgages and equity release

MORTGAGES, PENSIONS, INVESTMENTS, LIFE ASSURANCE, EQUITY RELEASE, FINANCIAL PLANNING, RETIREMENT PLANNING 22 Willow Street, Oswestry Telephone 01691 680845 • Mobile 07968 741728 www.johndaviesinvestments.co.uk John Davies investment & mortgage services LLP are authorised and regulated by the financial conducts authority

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Foot Care Foot Care in your own home............ 07960 822505 Tanat Foot Care.... 07891 087394 Framing Oswestry Framing...................01691 670552 www.oswestryframing.co.uk

FOOT CARE IN YOUR OWN HOME (Covering Oswestry and Surrounding Area) Toe and Finger nails cut and filed Hard Skin, Corns, Ingrown Nails, Nail Fungal Infections and Verrucae Treated. For an Appointment contact: Roy Davis B.Sc. (Hons), MPSP Foot Health Practitioner TEL: 01691 777130 / 07960 822505 EMAIL: roy.davis.mpsp@gmail.com

FRUIT AND WHOLESALE A C Edwards & Sons................ 01691 670721 Covent Garden Fruit & Veg Market/Wholesale......... 01691 659516

David Davies & Sons................01691 653116 Edmund Rowlands & Son........ 01691 772462 I. Jackson & Sons....................01691 648243 W.E. Price................01691 652995

Furniture Charity Reviive Oswestry..................... 01691 679817 Funeral Directors Aubrey Kirkham......................01691 839292 FOOT CARE

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Toenail trimming Garage doors Callus Allumroll Garage Doors Cracked .............01691 674222/07967 672053 heels www.allumroll.com Registered Foot Arridge Garage Corns/ Health Practioner Doors Ltd................... 01691 670394 verrucas www.arridgegaragedoors.co.uk TREATMENTS IN A MODERN CLINIC Diabetic SITUATED IN LLANYBLODWEL, foot care Garden Services 6 MILES SOUTH WEST OF OSWESTRY AJ Gardening Services............ 07952 823078 Ingrowing toenails Anthony Roberts.....07725 819414 For an appointment, please HM Plumbing & Maintenance Fungal nail contact Lisa on 07891087394 Services Ltd...........07932 659552 E: tanatfootcare@hotmail.com Athlete’s foot www.mplumbmaintain.co.uk

TANAT FOOT CARE

The Oswestry Framing Company STOCKISTS OF FINE ART LIMITED EDITION PRINTS by: Gary Walton Carolyn Pavey Joe Ramm Quentin Blake Jackie Morris Mary Ann Rogers

Carolyn Pavey signed limited edition prints

Dee Nickerson Mani Parks Louise O’Hara ▲

Jackie Morris

And many more

PLUS

ORIGINAL WORK BY CHRISTOPHER GOODWIN

Our Services Bespoke picture framing and mounting • Canvas stretching • Needlework and textiles Football shirts and babies clothes etc • 3D framing/box frames • Memorabilia Mirrors and swept frames • Giclee printing and photo restoration • Fully computerised mount cutting & design service • Glazing • Cleaning and restoration of oil paintings • Collections and deliveries If the service you require is not listed above please contact us to discuss your requirements.

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Funeral Directors

Garage Doors

Since Arridge Garage Doors 1989

• Top Brands • Discounted Supply only to trade and retail • Quality installation service available

REVIEWS 4.82 Rating

sales@arridgegaragedoors.co.uk

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Garage Doors

ALLUMROLL

GARAGE DOOR SUPPLIER AND INSTALLER

A family-run business based in St Martins near Oswestry. We’re experts in the supply, fitting and installation of aluminium roller shutter doors to residential and small commercial properties throughout Shropshire, North and Mid Wales.

Our aluminium roller garage doors are manufactured in Oswestry and offer a stylish and secure solution for homeowners looking for a replacement or upgrade to their current garage door solution. All of our aluminium garage doors are made to measure and include high-security guide channels, full roller housings, intelligent safety systems and a remote control electric operation with lighting.

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Garden Machinery

LEA MAINTENANCE ALL ASPECTS OF PROPERTY MAINTENANCE BASED IN OSWESTRY COVERING THE WHOLE OF SHROPSHIRE & MID WALES

HOUSE CLEARANCE GRASS CUTTING HEDGE CUTTING GARDEN CLEARANCE ‘NO JOB TOO SMALL’

TELEPHONE

07790 719214 Greenthumb Lawn Service............... 01691 655111 Lea Maintenance......07790 719214 mark Pumford Landscapes.................07815 647421 M&B Edwards Fencing Services. 01691 780305

A. ROBERTS LANDSCAPING & TREE CARE • • • • • • • • •

TURFING HEDGE CUTTING GARDERN CLEARANCES STUMP GRINDING WOOD CHIPPER AVAILABLE LOGS FOR SALE PATIOS GRAVELLING & FENCING ALL RUBBISH REMOVED

CALL: 01691 770054 MOB: 07725 819414

Gas Engineers Cowdell Heating & Plumbing.............01691 683704 D Powell.................01691 650031 M-Tec.............................01691 779630 Pivotal Heating & Plumbing..............01691 831529 pivotalplumbingandheating.co.uk

Garden Machinery John Osman Groundcare...............01691 671100 Morgans Machinery Ltd....... 01691 670500 Gift Shop Earthlink & Good Vibrations.........01691679436 Rowanthorn...........01691 238227 37


Garden Services

MARK PUMFORD “For a professional,

STONEWORK & LANDSCAPING TELEPHONE:

07815 647421 or 01691 671849

quality service

from start to finish”

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Based in Oswestry and covering the Shropshire area...

“Transforming Gardens” for over 20 Years!

MPS

STONEWORKS Golf Club Henlle Park Golf Club..............01691 670680 Llanymynech Golf Club................ 01691 830542 www.llanymynechgolfclub.co.uk Mile End Golf Club.................. 01691 671246 Oswestry Golf Club.................01691 610535 www.oswestrygolfclub.co.uk

All aspects of

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dry stone walling water & stone FEATURES STONE REPAIRS REPOINTING SMALL STONE BRIDGES DECKING, FENCING & PATIOS

H Hairdresser Amanda’s Hair By Design .......01691 649010 Aurora Hair Salon...................01691 655467 Avant Garde Hair Studio......... 01691 670737 Cappelli..................................01691 679836

Specialists in all domestic gas and oil appliances including LPG Boiler installations • Bathrooms and renovations Renewable energy installations Repairs, breakdowns and maintenance Services • Landlord gas safety certificate New build & renovation specialists

Carizma..................................01691 654770 Checkers Hair Studio...............01691 654578 Couture Hair & Beauty............01691 654784 Cut on the Corner....................01691 670072 Hair By Rachel....................... 07837 249244 Hairspray .............................. 01691 653821 Hazels..................................... 01691 657352 Hi-Style Salon..........................01691 671819 Kerensa...................................01691 653295 Major Extensions..................... 01691 671935 Peveral Hair Gallery................01691 654462 Rennie Hairdressing Salon.......01691 654586 Salon IV..................................01691 652858 Solutions................................01691 650050 The Compact...........................01691 652890 The Royal Salon......................01691 653666 Toni & Guy.............................. 01691 653222 Way-A-head Unisex Salon.......01691 659033 PAUL SEGER Graphic Design T: 07877 548 935 E: info@paulseager.co.uk W: www.paulseager.co.uk

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Golf Clubs

BOOK ONLINE

LLANYMYNECH GOLF CLUB Tee Off in Wales and Putt Out in England. Stunning views of Welsh Hills and the Shropshire Countryside First class golfing experience all through the year. A friendly welcome awaits you.

Green fees weekdays £30 Weekends £40 Twilight golf from £20 Societies Welcome – contact the Pro shop for our best deals

www.llanymynechgolfcourse.co.uk Tel: 01691 830542 • Llanymynech Golf Club Pant Nr Oswestry SY10 8LB

Membership For All We now offer a range of membership options designed to make joining our friendly, beautiful club simpler for all. What are you waiting for? To learn more visit oswestrygolfclub.co.uk or call the club on 01691 610535

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Health Services

Sister Kate can help Sister Kate specialises in micro suction and irrigation treatments to help patients remove excessive ear wax that is causing a blockage that has resulted in hearing loss or is causing unpleasant feelings in the ear.

Ear Wax Irrigation Service The cost for this procedure is ÂŁ30.00* Microsuction Ear Wax Service The cost for this procedure is ÂŁ60.00* *Please note that it is the same cost for one or both ears.

Please email, call or visit the website to book today: Tel: 07793 145 437 Email: kate@sister-kate.co.uk Website: www.sister-kate.co.uk Unit 8-10, Glovers Meadow Business Park, Glovers Meadows Road, Maesbury Road Industrial Estate, Oswestry, Shropshire SY10 8NH

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Home Improvements

Misted up window units? Fascia’s, soffits and guttering need upgrading? New doors, windows and conservatories fitted. All home improvements considered. No job too small. FENSA REGISTERED AND INSURED

T: 01691 773875

M: 07792 341877

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Insurance

THE MOMENT WHEN YOU REALISE YOU COULD HAVE FOUND A BETTER DEAL ON YOUR INSURANCE LOCALLY. CHALLENGE COVERSURE WITH YOUR SHOP, LANDLORD AND PUBLIC LIABILITY COVER.

COVERSURE INSURANCE SERVICES OSWESTRY 01691 238 032 coversure.co.uk/oswestry

Haulage Bluebox Handling...................01691 830889 Davies N P.............................. 01691 828192 G A Edwards Stone Haulage....01691 830776 Jones Haulage.........................01691 682345 Jebb D R................................. 01691 610667 Pentons Haulage and Coldstorage......................01691 656922 Haulage & Storage Cold Move Ltd.........................01691 677400

Evolution............................... 01691 239320 Honeysuckle Wholefoods......... 01691 653125 Oswestry Herbarium...............01691 656934 Oswestry Leisure Centre .......0345 0007 006 Slimming World (Claire).........07882 174539 (Emma)..................................07581 458656 Sister Kate.............. 07793 145437 www.sister-kate.co.uk Time For You Complementary Therapies....... 01691 658197

Health & Fitness Cath Mills Independent Cambridge Weight Plan Consultant......................07930 931527 Core Gym................................01691 662058 Cross Fit Oswestry ................ 07450 083 234

Home Improvements Shaun’s Home Improvements....... 01691 773875/ 07792 341877 Steve May Joinery & General Maintenance...........07973 292890

Housing Association Shropshire Housing Alliance... 01691 661333 Shropshire Towns & Rural Housing.....................0333 3212200

I Insurance Coversure Insurance............... 01691 238032 www.coversure.co.uk NFU Mutual ........... 01691 652120 www.nfumutual.co.uk Ironing Services Clive’s Ironing Services.......... 07719 748 913 41


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Lifestyle Kitchens & Bathrooms...........01691 650031

K KitchenS HM Plumbing & Maintenance Services Ltd...........07932 659552 Dream Kitchens & Bathrooms by TG Group............01691 672596 www.tgkitchensandbathrooms.co.uk JPJ Home Improvements....... 07816 058403

Shaun’s Home Improvements....... 01691 773875/ 07792 341877 Kitchens & Bathrooms instaLLeD WaLL & FLoor tiLing ProPertY renoVation Painting & Decorating carPentrY T: 01691 652014 • M: 07816 058403

L Landscape gardening A. Roberts Landscaping & Treecare.............. 07725 819414

BUY NOW PAY IN 12 MONTHS

Jasonjones006@aol.com

ONLY A 10% DEPOSIT, THEN NOTHING TO PAY FOR 12 MONTHS

Over 20 beautiful kitchens and bathrooms on display and hundreds more to choose from, plus an amazing 3D planning service.

Maesbury Road, Oswestry, Shropshire SY10 8HA T: 01691 672596 www.tgkitchensandbathrooms.co.uk Open: Mon-Fri 8:00am-5:00pm, Sat 8:00am-12:00pm, Sun Closed Credit is subject to status and affordability. Terms and conditions apply. TG Builders Merchants Ltd, Wood Lane, Ellesmere, Shropshire, SY12 0HY (register No. 825759) is a credit broker and is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Credit provided by Hitachi Personal Finance, a trading style of Hitachi Capital (UK) PLC, authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (Register no. 704348).

FREE SURVEY AND DESIGN

@dpowellplumbing

The Showroom, Victoria Garage, Victoria Road, Oswestry SY11 ZHR Office: 01691 650031 Email: info@dpowellplumbing.co.uk

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LEAFLET DISTRIBUTION Offering a first class service ensuring your message gets to your target audience in and around Oswestry. For efficient, reliable, flexible and cost effective distribution, contact us now – you wont be disappointed!

Call us on 07986 293294 and get your business to the best homes in town. Leaflet Distribution DTS Media.............. 07986 293294 Lettings Bowen Son & Watson.............. 01691 652367 Cumine & Co Sales and Lettings.....01691 725179 Halls Estate Agents.................01691 670320 J.J. Dell & Co...........................01691 653437

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Roger Parry & Partners...........01691 655334

Locksmiths Paul Ashby................ 01691 828111 www.paulashbylocksmith.co.uk

Town & Country Estate & Letting Agents ................... 01691 679631

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For all Your Lock services:“throughout mid Wales & shropshire Borders” UPVC and Aluminium Door Locks Restricted Lock and Keys Systems Mortice locks to BS3621 Euro Cylinders to TS007 3Star Locks & Padlocks Keyed Alike (One Key fits All) Master Key Systems Window Locks & Door Bolts Old Keys Cut & Locks Repaired

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Indoor Market: 9.30 - 4.00pm Outdoor Market: 8.30 - 3.00pm Wednesday & Saturday Artisan Market: Last Friday of the Month Any new stall holder or new business please contact David Clough 01691 680222

www.oswestrymarket.co.uk • www.oswestry-tc.gov.uk

M Markets Oswestry Town Market … 01691 680222 www.oswestrymarket.co.uk Martial Arts Tae Kwon Do......... 07824 364018 www.tagb-taekwondo.co.uk Marketing & Design Hunter Bevan..........................01691 682566 PSCD.........................07877 548935 www.paulseager.co.uk Sanda Creative Design Ltd.............. 07909 560112 www.sandadesign.co.uk

Get Connected UK Ltd.............01691 652700 Vodafone................................07584 408862 Mobility Ableworld Oswestry................01691 680180 Oswestry Mobility...................01691 658899 Shropshire Mobility Solutions Ltd........ 01691 701007 www.shropshiremobilitysolutions.co.uk

Motor Services AJ’s Garage Ltd.......................01691 672466 Allcarz Garage Services........... 01691 652222 Anthony Bowers ..................... 01691 652319 Arthurs of Oswestry................ 01691 652235 Autocare.................................01691 662674 BCS Auto Repairs....................01691 655950 Cars Love Barrs Ltd................. 01691 610950

Mobility Scooter Service

Medical Practice Cambrian Medical Centre .......01691 652929 Plas Ffynnon Medical Centre...01691 655844 The Caxton Surgery ................01691 654646 Mobile phone Communication Plus Ltd (o2).....01691 671177 EE...........................................01691 688601

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MARTIAL ARTS FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY ______ IMPROVE YOUR: FLEXIBILITY | CONFIDENCE | CO-ORDINATION PHYSIQUE | FITNESS | SELF CONTROL | HEALTH Whether your goal is self defence, physical conditioning or you just want to have fun and meet new friends, our quality professional Tae Kwon Do instruction could well provide you with just the results you are looking for.

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FixAuto Oswestry....................01691 830793 Gobowen Auto Care Ltd...........01691 655000 Halfords.................................. 01691 677920 J.W Butler - Tanat Motor Bodies........................01691 780113 Jones K C Motor Repairs..........01691 658999 Knockin Heath Garage............ 01691 682616 McDonald Landrover...............01691 657705 Mikes Bikes.............................01691 670022 Moreton Garage Services......... 01691 773003 Motaquip................................01691 670022 Motolec Workshop..................01691 670550 Mr C’s Vehicle Technician.........01691 238087 National Windscreens............. 01691 662222 North Shropshire Tyres............01691 622088 Oak Street Garage Ltd.............01691 655049 Oswestry Truck Parts................01691 671379 Oswestry Tyres & MOT Centre .01691 655554 Rednal Garage........................ 01691 610466 S C Motors-Powertune Ltd.......01691 657847 Shrewsbury Road Garage........07544 322726 Sprayaway..............................01691 656482 Sunny Bank Garage................01691 680401 The Car Shop Pit Stop DIY Centre.......................01691 654422 The Garage............................. 01691 437277 Weston Motor Body Repairs Ltd.............................01691 662754 Mowers and Machinery Morgans Machinery Ltd...........01691 670500 www.morgansmachinery.co.uk

We’ll fix it and make it look as good as new! All Models! • Accident Repair • Insurance Work • Welding • Bumps & Scuffs • Resprays Courtesy Vehicle Available

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tel: 01691 780113 Llanrhaeadr-ym-Mochnant Oswestry SY10 0AA

Museum Oswestry Museum................... 01691 680241

N Newsagents/ Stationers Lawrence Direct ... 01691 661112

O Office SPACE The Fort Business Centre....01691 664230 www.thefortoffices.co.uk Office Supplies Cartridge World......................01691 659966 Lawrence Direct.......................01691 661112 Hollis Office Supply.................01691 655244 Opticians BBR Opticians......................... 01691 654327 Drinnan S R............................01691 652875 Lloyd-Thomas N & Son............01691 655858 Osteopath The Meadows Osteopath Clinic......................07792 367507

P Painting & Decorators A.G. Payne Decorating............07780 379761 Ian Clark................................01691 610480 Ian Pittendreigh...................... 07512 361226 Lee Williams...........................07762 139375 Shaun’s Home Improvements....... 01691 773875/ 07792 341877

Pension Advice Beaumont Financial ...............01691 670524 Belgrave Wincham Financial Advisors.. 01691 886554 www.belgravewincham.co.uk.co.uk NFU Mutual.............01691 652120 www.nfumutual.co.uk John Davies Investments and Mortgage Services LLP............01691 680845 johndaviesinvestments.co.uk Prudent Financial Planning Services Ltd............................ 01691 653335 Pest Control Davies Peter............................01691 652853 Express Pest Control................07916 322280 Pet supplies Dogz Dinnerz......................... 07905 426704 Duffy’s Diner........... 07403 737806 www.duffysdiner.co.uk Petworld.................................01691 659942 Pharmacy Boots the Chemist...................01691 659249 Cambrian Pharmacy...............01691 670292 Day Lewis Pharmacy...............01691 653033 Gobowen Pharmacy................ 01691 652377 Old Chapel Pharmacy.............. 01691 652160 St Martins Pharmacy............... 01691 778873 Physiotherapist Annandale Physiotherapy........01691 650986 Border Physio & Sports Injury Centre......................... 07540 635388

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Patchwork & Quilting Specialists Castle Court Quilter ...................... 01691 654862 www.castlecourtquilter.co.uk

TUITION FOR BEGINNERS WORKSHOPS FOR ALL ABILITIES EQUIPMENT AVAILABLE FOR USE

Patio Cleaning Dazzle Cleaning ............................. 01691 831817/07897 287900

Castle Court, Castle Street, Whittington, Oswestry, Shropshire SY11 4DF Tel: 01691 654862

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Pet Supplies

BRINGING YOU THE VERY BEST IN RAW, APPROPRIATE FOOD FOR YOUR CARNIVOROUS ANIMALS www.duffysdiner.co.uk E AVAILABLE

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Whether you are already a seasoned raw feeder or interested in switching your animals to a raw diet then we have everything you need and much more.

As well as our large range of top quality raw minces, chunks and bones we also supply air dried chews and natural treats as well as herbal supplements to complement a natural diet.

SOME OF THE BENEFITS OF RAW FEEDING: • Less Sensitivities • Great for allergy sufferers • Clean teeth & breath • Smaller less odorous poop • Shiny healthy coat Unit 10 Radfords Field, Maesbury Rd, Oswestry SY10 8RA • 07403737806

Plant Hire Griffiths Hire Shops Ltd.................01691 671770 www.griffithshireshops.co.uk TRUSTWORTHY, RELIABLE COMPETITIVELY PRICED FULLY QUALIFIED, EXPERIENCED AND GAS SAFE REGISTERED. ALL PLUMBING, HEATING AND GAS WORK INC: • INSTALLATION • REPAIR • • SERVICING • MAINTENANCE • • LANDLORDS CERTIFICATE • CONTACT SAM FOR A FREE, NO OBLIGATION QUOTE:

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Plumbing & Heating City Plumbing Supplies........... 01691 654811 CJM Installations..................... 01691 657557 Cowdell Heating & Plumbing.............01691 683704 D Powell Plumbing & Heating.....................01691 650031 www.dpowellplumbing.co.uk Farr & Harris Limited.................... 01691 662900 HM Plumbing & Maintenance Services Ltd...........07932 659552 Innovate Plumb+Heat...........07957 234762 M-TEC............................01691 779630

Oil Tank Installations.............. 01691 658777 OEP........................................ 01691 670919 Oswestry Plumbase..................01691 670161 Pivotal Heating & Plumbing..................01691 831529 www.pivotalplumbingandheating.co.uk Plumb Centre Oswestry...........01691 658247 Princes LHS Ltd......... 01691 624336 wwww.princeslhs.ltd Plumbing Supplies Farr & Harris Plumbing Supplies...01691 662900 www.farrharris.co.uk Printing Lawrence Direct........01691 661112 Printing Solutions.01691 774778

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Public House Black Lion..............................01691 652745 The Cemist..............................01691 688640 The Foz...................................01691 659947 The Highwayman.................... 01691 652632 The Red Lion............................01691656077 Griffin Inn.............................. 01691 650156 Oswalds Cross......................... 01691 663180

Oak Inn..................................01691 652304 Railway Inn............................01691 655477 The George.............................01691 680007 The Bailey Head......01691 570418 The Kings Head....................... 01691 672897 The Tankard............................01691 653053 The Wilfred Owen...................01691 684910 Ye Olde Vaults.........................01691 658668


Plumbing Supplies

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BATHROOMS, KITCHENS, TILES, PLUMBING & HEATING Maes-Y-Clawdd, Oswestry, SY10 8NN | 01691 662900 Printing Services & Supplies

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R Reclamation Roofing & Salvage Depot Ltd...01691 662660 Reiki & Psychic Readings Rachel Smith Holistics www.facebook.com/rachelsmithholistics Removals & Clearances A & G Removals & Storage......01691 680097 Britannia Thomas Casserlys....01691 778080 Lea Maintenance..................... 07790 719214 Retirement living Hartlands Rest Homes.............01691 658088 Maguires....................01938 580768 wwww.m-d.co.uk Shire Living........................... 0800 0232244 Roofing Contractors Andy Boyle Roofing...................... 01691 659802 Aplex Roofing Specialists..........01691 777321 Ian Hill Roofing......................01691 658395 I.P. Roofing.............................01691 649100 J.C. Corke................................ 01691 831009 J.Roberts.................................07970 438816 Oswestry Roofing Solutions..... 01691 570372 Oswestry & Wrexham Roofing Services.......01691 777321 Pinnacle Slating & Tiling.........01691 655335 Shropshire Roofing Supplies.... 01691 654551 Tony Arnold...............01691 658372

S Scaffolding North Shropshire Scaffolding..............01691 650900 www.northshropshirescaffolding.co.uk Vrynwy Scaffolding................. 01691 828761 Schools Bellan House...........................01691 653453 Bryn Offa C Of E Primary........ 01691 830621 Carreghofa Primary................01691 830396 Gobowen Primary................... 01691 661343 Holy Trinity Primary...............01691 654832 52

Morda Church of England Primary.................01691 652025 Moreton Hall.............01691 773671 www.moretonhall.org Oswestry Methodist Pre...........07766 328031 Oswestry..................................01691 655711 Our Lady & St Oswald Pre.......01691 652849 The Marches............................01691 664407 The Meadows Primary.............01691 656080 Woodside School.... 01691 652446 www.woodsideschool.co.uk Septic Tank Management Metro Rod Shropshire.............. 07970 925790/07827 240404 www.metrorod.co.uk/midwales/Shropshire SHredding Evastore................................ 01691 650355 Shoe & Keys repairs Timpson Ltd............................01691 670245 Shoe Shops Clarks Shoes...........................01691 653444 Fab Feet..................................01691 655622 Happy Feet..............................01691 688800 Shoe Zone...............................01691 654735 Shotblasting Cambrian Shotblasting........... 07980 149949 www.cambrian-shotblasting.co.uk Skip Hire The Green Skip Company Ltd............ 07837 39555 Tudor Griffiths .0808 2 626262 www.tgskiphire.co.uk School of Motoring Audrey Bowler....................... 01691 648846 Anthony Pym ........................ 07855 271888 Claire’s School of Motoring ... 07947 640938 First Gear Driving School........07941 427650 Laura’s School of Driving....... 07866 703234 Mikes School of Motoring........01691 662448 Neil Kershaw Driving School... 07932 564507 Norms School of Motoring..... 07729 295844 Oswestry Learners.................. 07772 712338 Solar Energy Pure Electrics & Energy.................. 01691 681051 www.pureelectrics.com

NORTH SHROPSHIRE SCAFFOLDING CommerCial & DomestiC sCaffolDing supplieD & ereCteD by the professionals Instant response • Professional service Safety minded workforce Long or short term hire • Free quotations Comprehensive public liability insurance Very competitive rates 19 Park Crescent, Park Hall, Oswestry, SY11 4AR Tel: 01691 650900 Mobile: 07968 077725


Oswestry roofer with over 30 years’ experience in repairing roofs, installing new roofs and maintaining roofline products.

Emergency

24 hour CALL OUT

Providing services to domestic, commercial and industrial clients in the Shropshire and North Wales areas, offering expertise in flat roofs, pitched roofing, slating and tiling, felt roofing and rubber roofing. We provide a comprehensive roofing service. Whether you need guttering or chimney repairs, tiling or storm damage repairs, we have the solution at a competitive price.

ROOF REPAIRS DOMESTIC ROOFING COMMERCIAL ROOFING FLAT ROOFS WITH 20 YEAR GUARANTEE ROOFLINE MAINTENANCE CHIMNEY REPAIR

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1 CAL 77732 2 1 7 016913 0164 078 Princes Solar Energy.........................01691 624336 www.princeslhs.ltd Solicitors GHP Legal ...............01691 659194 www.ghplegal.com Lanyon Bowdler... 01691 652241 / www.lblaw.co.uk

www.oswestryandwrexhamroofing.co.uk

Sports Club Border Counties School of Gymnastics.........................01691 658048 Oswestry Cricket Club.............01691 653006 Oswestry Rugby Club..............01691 652949 Tae Kwon Do.............07824 364018 Oswestry Tennis Club..............07976 961454 The Venue & TNS FC.................01691 887098

Sprinkler Systems Pivotal Sprinkler Systems....... 01691 831529/ 07870 785664 www.pivotalplumbingandheating.co.uk Stationery Lawrence Direct.... 01691 661112 Meraki Colour........................ 01691 650713

At Cambrian Shotblasting we can strip back all types of metal and wood. Let us help you bring your favourite items of furniture, bikes, garden gates and much more back to life. Shot blasting removes dirt, rust and grime giving you a surface ready for your choice of finish. Do you have a treasured item that needs bringing back to its former glory? Get in touch with us today for a quotation for shot blasting, grit blasting and bead blasting services, to remove rust, paint and grime with ease. Our workshop in Oswestry, Shropshire is fully equipped for shot blasting, grit blasting and bead blasting. Our team Cambrian Shotblasting are able to remove rust or corrosion from all types of metals, to bring your cast iron garden furniture to a point where it can be re-painted. Cambrian Shotblasting Oswald Road, Oswestry, Shropshire SY11 1RB Tel: 01691 654 444 • Mob: 07980 149949 Email: cambrianshotblasting@gmail.com

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Schools

www.moretonhall.org

“It’s everything a school should be” TATLER SCHOOLS GUIDE

Independent Boarding and Day School - Girls 3-18, Boys 3-13

Moreton Hall, Weston Rhyn, Oswestry, Shropshire, SY11 3EW 01691 773671 | admin@moretonhall.com

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A good school with outstanding features “where pupils’ behaviour and their attitudes to learning are exemplary” – Ofsted 2019 01691 652446

@ admin@woodside.shropshire.sch.uk www.woodsideschool.co.uk Gittin Street, Oswestry SY11 1DT

Woodside Nursery is a teacher-led setting for children from 3 years old. It is a spacious, stimulating and nurturing environment that is well-resourced and welcoming. Take a look at our nursery by using the link on our website. For further information contact our business manager Sally Powell on 01691 652446 or email admin@woodside.shropshire.sch.uk

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Septic Tank management

Waste Disposal & Septic Tank Emptying Excellent Quality of Service Highly Recommended

Metro rod Half Page Blocked drains, sinks and toilets l CCTV drain surveys l High presure water jetting l Pipe lining l Excavation l Drain Testing l Insurance work l Root removal l Tank clearing l

Welshpool: 01938 554050 Shrewsbury: 01743 583108

Oswestry: 01691 223101 Newtown: 01686 940102

Telford:

Wem:

01952 913101

Freephone: 0800 061 2435

01939 733101

www.metrorod.co.uk

Regional Office: Henfaes Lane, Welshpool SY21 7BE

Mid Wales and Shropshire Metro Rod Ltd

Skip Hire

THE GREEN SKIP COMPANY LTD. Skips From 4 to 40 Cubic Yards

We operate the largest skip hire service in the region

SKIPS AVAILABLE 2/4/6/8 CUBIC YARDS WAIT & LOAD SERVICE UP TO 1 HOUR PROMPT RELIABLE SERVICE

freephone 0808 2 626262 www.tgskiphire.co.uk

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07837 395551


Solicitors

Our People, Your Team

Here to Help We continue to offer meetings via telephone and video and where necessary we are able to offer face to face appointments, please use our letterbox when dropping off documents.

Legal services including: • • • • • •

Agriculture Business Law Family Law Clinical Negligence Court of Protection Disputes

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Education Employment Law Motoring & Crime Personal Injury Property & Planning Wills, Trusts & Probate

Contact us: 01691 652241 39 - 41 Church Street, Oswestry, Shropshire, SY11 2SZ

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Solicitors  Accident & Injury Agriculture & Estates Children

Clinical Negligence

Top tier lawyers in your local community Supporting the

Company & Commercial

and those working to keep others safe

Commercial Property Court of Protection

Crime & Regulatory Employment Law Family & Matrimonial Offices also at: WREXHAM 01978 291456 wrexham@ghplegal.com LLANGOLLEN 01978 860313 llangollen@ghplegal.com

www.ghplegal.com 37-39 Willow Street SY11 1AQ 21 The Cross SY11 1PN

CHIRK 01691 777949 chirk@ghplegal.com NO-WIN, NO-FEE OPTIONS

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Litigation & Dispute Resolution Mental Health Prison Law Probate, Wills, Tax & Trust Residential Property Spinal Injuries

CONTRACTED WITH THE LEGAL AID AGENCY

Stonemasons

If you’re looking for high-quality monumental masonry, Jones & Hughes are here for you. Whether you’re in need of a cremation plaque for a loved one, headstone engraving or memorial renovation, our professional craftsmen will provide you with quality advice and a wide range of options. Cremation plaques, inscriptions and renovations memorials in granite, marble, slate and stone. Competitive quotations, brochures on request. 58

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Sprinkler Systems

• INSTALLATION • MAINTENANCE • SERVICING AND SAFETY CHECKS • DESIGN SERVICES Fire rs • CONSULTANCY SERVICES inkle

For further information call: spr lives save Office 01691 831529 or email: info@pivotalsprinklers.co.uk www.pivotalplumbingandheating.co.uk

A Sprinkler system is an active fire protection method, consisting of a water supply system, providing adequate pressure and flow rate to a water distribution piping system, onto which fire sprinklers are connected, Running alongside our sister company Pivotal Plumbing and Heating, Pivotal Sprinklers Specialize in Domestic new build projects and renovations Pivotal are able to design, install and commission the right sprinkler system for you by qualified engineers to meet BS9251 Surveyors

PROPERTY SURVEYS & VALUATIONS Roger Lunt FRICS

Roger Lunt has over 30 years local knowledge and experience and can provide the reassurance you need when buying your new home RICS Valuations RICS HomeBuyer Reports RICS Property Condition reports Valuations for Probate & Family matters 16 Leg Street, Oswestry, SY11 2NN

Tel: 01691 679595 Email: oswestry@morrismarshall.co.uk Website: morrismarshall.co.uk

Stonemason Jones & Hughes.....01691 652659 www.jonesandhughes.co.uk MPS Stoneworks...................... 01691 661360 Phillips & Curry......................01691 679596 Storage Evastore............................... 0800 083 2678 Morris Secure Storage.... 01691 900020 www.morrissecurestorage.co.uk Surveyors Bowen Son & Watson.............. 01691 652367 DPA Surveys Limited...............01691 659595 J.J. Dell & Co. .........................01691 653437 Morris Marshall & Poole...................01691 679595 www.morrismarshall.co.uk

Tiling

A specialist with 10 years experience as a tiler in natural stone, porcelain and ceramic tiling along with wooden, engineered and laminate flooring. All work fully insured - No job too small Complete bathrooms installed Wood effect flooring: Rustic oak, bamboo, parquet, engineered floors, laminate All natural stone, porcelain & ceramic wall & floor tiles: Travertine, marble, slate, limestone, porcelain, ceramic, re-grout & cleaning service available Mobile: 07743825118 • Home: 01691 590364 Email: Christianb_6@hotmail.com

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Storage

NEW InternAL & externAL storAge fACILIty In oswestry Services include: • Internal & external secure storage • Long & short term rentals • Complimentary padlocks • Packaging supplies • Assisted move from your place to ours

CALL todAy FoR A FREE No obLIgAtIoN quotE

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T Taxi Higgins................................... 01691 652901 Jeff’s & Burgess......................01691 656565 Tiling CB Tiling........................................ 07743 825118 /01691 590364 www.cburgesstiling.co.uk

WALL & FLOOR TiLing KiTchens & BAThROOms insTALLeD PROPeRTY RenOVATiOn PAinTing & DecORATing cARPenTRY T: 01691 652014 • M: 07816 058403 Jasonjones006@aol.com

Harding Tile Supplies ............. 01691 238851 Homestyle Décor.....................01691 680232 JPJ Home Improvements....... 07816 058403 Tool Hire DE Digger & Tool Hire............ 01691 772 999 Griffiths Hire Shops Ltd.................01691 671770 www.griffithshireshops.co.uk

Warwick Training & Safety..................07970 575588 www.warwicktraining.co.uk Travel Agents Dragon Travel Agents.............. 01691 898191 Hays Travel.............................01691 655654 Polka Dot Travel......................01691 662344

Trade supplies Discount Trade (DTS)............ 0330 999 8665 Griffiths Hire Shops Ltd.................01691 671770 www.griffithshireshops.co.uk KCS Roofing Supplies...............01691 839604 Tool Station...........................0330 333 3303

Tree Surgery Anthony Roberts Tree & Garden Care........................07725 819414 J.D. Treecare Tree Surgery....... 01691 661707 Evolution ArbTech...................07496 515324 Landright Service Ltd............07702 666700 www.landrightservices.co.uk Shropshire Tree Services......... 01691 680018

Training Providers AICO Smoke & Co Alarms .......01691 664100 Griffiths Hire Shops Ltd.................01691 671770 www.griffithshireshops.co.uk Salt Solutions..........................01691 700800

Tyres Eagle Tyres..............................01691 688588 Kwik Fit.................................. 01691 659441 North Shropshire Tyre Services...01691 659928 Oswestry Tyres........................01691 655554 P & B Tyres.............................01691 655859

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Training Services

Need Training? Counterbalance - Reach VNA Pivot Steer - Pedestrian Multidirectional - Side-Loaders & Telescopic Lift Trucks Gantry & Lorry (Hiab) Cranes MEWPs (Scissor Lift & Cherry Pickers) Harness use - Abrasive Wheel Site Safety - Manual Handling & Many Other Courses

Competitive Rates Based on North Wales Border with Instructors Nationally For information, advice, or a quote Call James: 07970575588 Email: office@warwicktraining.co.uk

www.warwicktraining.co.uk

tree Surgery

TREE SURGERY MOB: 07496 515324 TEL: 01691 770247 STUMP GRINDING EMAIL: evoarbtech@gmail.com VEGETATION MANAGEMENT facebook.com/evoarbtech

LandRight SeRviceS gRoundS Maintenance contRactoRS ShropShire, Mid/North WaleS, CheShire

Grass CuttinG • highways • paddocks • equestrian sites • acreage

General Work • tree works • Fencing • Weed control • Site clearance

HedGe CuttinG With tractor and flail or by hand-held cutters What ever your requirements get in touch for a free quote.

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