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Community and Information Welcome to The Family Grapevine! The Family Grapevine is a FREE local community phonebook for parents with children from antenatal to teenage. It has over 1,600 free listings, compiled by myself, a local parent, not influenced by affiliation or loyalties to any other organsiation. The directory is kept updated and is published three times a year, with the school terms in November, March and July.

Free Entries I always welcome new entries and updates. If details change or are incorrect, please let me know and I will make sure the change is included in the next edition. Display Adverts

All adverts in this edition also appear on the website. I cater for all sizes and budgets. Please contact me to discuss your requirements or for more information see www.sandtfamilygrapevine.co.uk The copy date for the next edition is Friday 11 June 2010.

Distribution I now publish a total of 13,000 copies of each edition of the Grapevine. These are given to over 300 distribution points such as libraries, council information points, health visitors, leisure centres, schools and nurseries in towns and villages around Shrewsbury, Telford, Newport, Shifnal, Much Wenlock, Broseley, Pontesbury, Shawbury and Wem. A copy is available to view online by clicking on the graphic on the home page of the website. Contact Details

Tina

01743 351842

106 Sundorne Road, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY1 4RS

tina@sandtfamilygrapevine.co.uk

Please tell advertisers that you saw them in the Grapevine and watch out for the next edition in July 2010.

In the meantime, have a great Easter! The Grapevine is printed on paper from a sustainable forest and bleached using Elemental Chlorine Free (ECF) process and is fully biodegradable. Please recycle your old edition.

Local Government Family Information Service, Telford, tel 01952 385385 Shropshire Council - General Enquiries, tel 0345 678 9000

Social Services Care Plus, Shrewsbury, support for children in the community, tel 0345 678 9008

Shropshire Family Information Service, tel 01743 254400

Disabled Childrens Team, Telford & Wrekin, tel 01952 385385

Telford & Wrekin Council General Enquiries, tel 01952 380000

Emergency Duty Team for Telford & Wrekin (> 5pm & weekends), tel 01952 676500

Wem Town Council, tel 01939 232733

Free School Meals, Shropshire, tel 01743 254368

Citizens Advice Bureaux

Free School Meals, Telford & Wrekin, tel 01952 383983

Citizens’ Advice, Shropshire, tel 08444 991100 Telford & Wrekin, Ketley Business Park, Telford, tel 0845 146 1554

Voluntary Work With Children Telford Youth Support Services - Volunteer Mentors Wanted, tel 01952 257467 Volunteer Reading Help for ages 6 - 11, Telford, tel 01952 771189

Leaving Care Team, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 364025 Looked After Children Team, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 253624 Safeguarding Children Board, Telford, tel 01952 385678

Police and Crime Prevention Child Protection, Shropshire (Helpdesk), tel 01743 253601

Child Protection, Telford & Wrekin, tel 01952 385700 Childline, tel 0800 1111 Crimestoppers - report crime anonymously, tel 0800 555 111 National Domestic Violence Helpline, tel 0808 2000 247 Police (non-emergency), tel 0300 333 3000 Victim Supportline, tel 0845 303 0900 Youth Offending Service for Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin, tel 01952 385985

Libraries Bayston Hill Library, Lythwood Road, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 872412 Broseley Library, Bridgnorth Road, Broseley, tel 01952 884119 County Library Service (Mobile Library), tel 01743 255000 Dawley Library, King Street, Telford, tel 01952 382901

Donnington Library, Turreff Avenue, Telford, tel 01952 382905 Hadley Library, Crescent Road, Telford, tel 01952 388475 Madeley Library, Russell Square, Telford, tel 01952 382950 Much Wenlock Library, tel 01952 728293 Music and Drama Library, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 255341 Newport Library, High St, Newport, tel 01952 382965 Oakengates Library, Limes Walk, Telford, tel 01952 382390 Pontesbury Library, Bogey Lane, Pontesbury, tel 01743 791171 Shawbury Library, Parish Hall, Shawbury, tel 01939 250021 Shifnal Library, Broadway, Shifnal, tel 01952 461018 Shrewsbury Library, Castle Gates, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 255308 Shrewsbury Reference Library, tel 01743 255380

The Small Print... Please don’t assume that publication of an entry or an advertisement implies any kind of recommendation or endorsement by the Editor. You should make your own judgements, enquiries and comparisons, as with any other form of advertising. When contacting any business we suggest you confirm the exact type of goods and services offered, the qualifications held, and all other relevant aspects of the service you are seeking. Our headings reflect commonly used descriptive titles. They are not intended to be, and should not be read as trade descriptions of goods or services as required under the Trade Descriptions Act 1968. The listing of a business under a specific heading does not necessarily indicate that it supplies the goods or services suggested by the heading or that it is legally entitled or professionally qualified to provide those particular goods or services. All rights reserved. This entire publication is the copyright of the Publisher. No part of this publication may be reproduced or transmitted in any form, or by any means, electrical or mechanical, including photocopying or any information storage or retrieval system without prior permission in writing of the Publisher. Neither The Family Grapevine Ltd nor its franchisees, agents or employees can accept liability for loss, damage or difficulties resulting from contacts made through the directory, from errors or omissions, from claims made by advertisers, or from omissions or inaccuracies relating to telephone numbers, wording, spacing or positioning of any listing, advertisements or other material, regardless of how caused.

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Pets and Gifts

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Stirchley Library, District Centre, Telford, tel 01952 382980 Telford & Wrekin Mobile Library, tel 01952 382990 Telford Main Library, St. Quentin Gate, Telford, tel 01952 382915 The Library at the Lantern (Harlescott Library), Shrewsbury, tel 01743 210810 Wellington Library, Walker Street, Telford, tel 01952 382990 Wem Library & Learning Centre, tel 01939 236995

Telford Cats Protection, tel 01952 201167

Toys and Gifts Ade’s Toy Barn, Wellington Market, Telford, tel 07971 099648

Dogs Trust, Roden, near Shrewsbury, tel 01952 770225 Gonsal Farm Animal Centre (RSPCA) Dorrington, Shrewsbury, tel 0300 123 0753 Grinshill Animal Rescue, near Shrewsbury, tel 07740 103393 Hilbrae Rescue Kennels, Telford, tel 01952 541254 Shropshire Cat Rescue, tel 01743 872857

Battle Quads, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 465655 Bears on the Square, Ironbridge, tel 01952 433924

Astra Used Books, Battlefield, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 468368

Build-a-Bear Workshop, Telford Town Centre, tel 01952 290988

Babyprints, tel 01952 242370

Bye Georgie Wooden Baby Toys, tel 07892 643853

BABYPRINTS.CO.UK

Impressions and solid casts for children of all ages. Unique keepsakes to capture those precious years.

01952 242370

clare.mason@babyprints.co.uk

Pets Beck’s Bird Barn (visit by appt.only), Ellerdine, Telford, tel 01952 541244

Barefoot Children’s Books, tel 01743 248283

Create-a-Plate Ceramics, tel 07701 054136 Ellen’s Fingerprint Jewellery, tel 07795 364208 Family Trampolines Ltd, tel 01743 718777 Flying Pig Presents, tel 07891 288438

07864 868413 to ring Kerry Children’s character bean bags, cushions, bags, wheat & lavender hotties, soft toys and buntings.

14 Church Street, Oakengates, Telford, TF2 6BU www.teenybeanies.co.uk email: sales@teenybeanies.co.uk

Lewkynsa - Bespoke Children’s Headboards & Upholstery, tel 07969 105850 Mulberry Bush Toys & Games, Wem, tel 01939 235536 Puters for Kids - custommade for individuals or groups, tel 0800 043 5702 Rebo Trampolines, Battlefield Ind. Est., Shrewsbury, tel 01743 449009 Rocking Horse Works, Newport, tel 01952 811266

Teeny Beanies - Handmade Novelty Beanbag Gifts, tel 07864 868413 Thomas the Tank Engine Shop, tel 07813 709674 Truly Madly Baby, tel 01952 810702 Twinkle Twinkle, Dogpole, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 343488 Usborne Books, tel 01743 240984 Usborne Books, tel 01952 770876 Usborne Books, tel 01743 360519 Usborne Books, tel 01743 362784 Write Here! Kite Now! Games & Kites, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 245950

For Hall Hire please see the Community Council Website http://www.shropshirercc.org.uk/community_ buildings/venuessearch

To add a listing or to advertise call 01743 351842 or email tina@sandtfamilygrapevine.co.uk

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Party Time

THE ANIMAL MAN MUSICAL STEPS IS HERE! Come & join the fun! 1st, 2nd, 3rd & 4th BIRTHDAY PARTIES Adapted from my music classes! Will travel to you! Quality music parties with *balloons*puppets* *action songs*musical games*tailored to the age of your child! 45 minutes of entertainment to make your child’s party great! Call Emma to book on telephone: 07963 520877 e-mail emmatilley@blueyonder.co.uk Fully CRB checked/insured & qualified!

For your birthday party, school, playscheme, family fun-day or other indoor and outdoor events. We come to you, or you can visit us at Muckley Farm!

LOTS LOTS OF OF HANDS-ON.... HANDS-ON.... * Snakes * Spiders * Furry Friends * Owls * Hawks * Falcons

WILDLIFE DISPLAYS

07860 832349

Photographers Angelic Fairies Photography, tel 01939 251268 Bill Leighton Studio, The Parade, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 352323 Brian Fisher Photography, tel 01743 792515 Broccoli Photography, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 355535 De La Motte Photographic Studio, Shifnal, tel 01952 460088 Drew Whitfield Photography, tel 07831 112396 Eleta Newby Photography (Images of Pregnancy & Babies), tel 01952 240909 Harrison Photography, tel 07773 937461

John Poole Photography Studios, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 369218 Nichola Screen Photography, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 873746 Phil Hynds Photography, Telford, tel 07855 741368 Photo 2 Art (Kids 2 Heroes), Shrewsbury, tel 01743 232324 PixiFoto, Mothercare, Bridge Retail Park, Telford, tel 01952 201354 Prints 2 Impress, Telford, tel 07946 619194

Themed Parties, Puppet Stories, Baby Music, High School Musical

Top to Toe service for your Little Princess Either in your own home or at Welti Health & Fitness, Shrewsbury.

01588 672981

www.mrsgravy.com

Parties can be arranged for girls between 4-16 years and last between 1-4 hours long depending on the package, and are available in the day or evening, at weekends or after school hours to suit.

Party Entertainers

Call Lorraine for more information

Children’s Pamper Parties with Limo, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 236643

01743 366868 or 07795 075393

www.fun-4-all.co.uk Bouncy Castle Hire, Bouncy Slides, Sumo Suits etc.

01952 289387 01743 440915

Hiya! Photography, tel 07899 902822

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Mrs Gravy Children’s Disco &

Steve Morgan Photography, Maws Craft Centre, Telford, tel 01952 883981 The Image Maker, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 243919 Ticketyboo Portraits & Babyboo Portrait Parties, Shropshire, tel 01902 672918

Party Venues Please see Sports Centres/ Soft Play Areas/Places to Visit, tel various

Boogie Birthdays, Children’s Dance Parties, tel 07946 630963

Create a Plate Ceramics - mobile pottery painting, tel 07701 054136 Exotic Zoo, Telford, tel 01952 670133 Fat Lava Lady Ceramics - Pottery Parties, Personalised Tiles, tel 01939 261020 Girly Giggles Pamper Parties, tel 01691 670142 Hawks on Walks (from age 8), tel 07866 926184 It’s a Girl Thing, Children’s Pamper Parties, Shrewsbury, tel 07939 016387 Jiggy Bones Disco & Karaoke, Telford, tel 01952 410096 Julie’s Magical Experience, Telford, tel 01952 811273

Quality children’s musical parties for 1 - 6 years with a fully-qualified & experienced music teacher ******************

* PERCUSSION INSTRUMENTS * * PUPPETS * ACTION SONGS * * GUITAR & CD ACCOMPANIED *

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01743 364560

www.music-a-go-go.net

Little Kickers Football Parties, tel 05602 609413 Little Miss Pamper Parties (age 4 - 16), at Welti or at home, tel 01743 366868 Loopy Lou’s Children’s Parties, tel 01952 246289 Mrs Gravy Children’s Entertainer & Disco, tel 01588 672981 Music-A-Go-Go Music Parties, tel 01743 364560

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Party Time Rainbow Faces, Telford, tel 01952 606099

Simply Add Ltd - Bouncy Castles etc., tel 01952 292181

So Many Faces Facepainting & Storytelling, Shropshire, tel 07816 080372

Stanworth Bouncers, tel 01743 790575

Magicians and Clowns Cheko Entertainments, Telford, tel 01952 676333 Jack the Jester, (Green Entertainments) Shrewsbury, tel 07866 827592

Musical Steps 1st to 4th parties, will travel to you, tel 01952 274667 Party Animals (Corner Exotics), tel 01743 343134

Amazing Face Painting, Body Art, Hair Wraps, Nail Art, Twinkle Toes, Glitter Tattoos, Crafts, Pamper, Glamour & Hollywood Parties, Balloon Modelling & More. We also offer professional training in face and body painting.

Quote “Grapevine” and receive £10 off Mon-Thurs parties & £5 off Fri-Sun parties

01952 60 60 99 www.rainbowfaces.co.uk

Rainbow Dreams - Children’s/ Adult Parties/Workshops, tel 07731 307572

Costumes and Fancy Dress

Sky Bums - kite making workshops & parties, tel 01939 234486

Castle Capers Party Shop, Stafford Street, Newport, tel 01952 814241

Sugar & Spice Children’s Parties, Telford, tel 01952 247220

Fancy Dress Company, Wellington Indoor Market, tel 07546 717592

The Animal Man Handson Wildlife Displays, tel 07860 832349 The Vanity Room Children’s Pamper Parties, Arleston, Telford, tel 01952 593192 Two’s Company - Family-friendly Murder Mystery Parties, tel 01939 210424

Party Supplies 3S Balloons, Hortonwood, Telford, tel 01952 677506 Puppet Magic, Maws Craft Centre, Telford, tel 01952 882569 Special Additions Party Bags, tel 07810 571040 Special Days Party Balloons, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 233733 Stonehill Donkeys, tel 01939 270432 Xtreme Trampoline, tel 01952 287231

Face Painting Cheeky Whiskas Facepainting, tel 07828 908654 Dragonfly Designs, Shrewsbury, tel 07731 399665 F.A.C.E.S - Children’s Entertainment Solutions, tel 01905 776432 Face Value Face Painting, Shrewsbury, tel 07886 684070 Powwow Face Painting, Newport, tel 01952 813191

Kane and Abel Magicians, High Energy Comedy Entertainers, tel 01743 236309 Magic Kev, Children’s Magician & Entertainer, tel 07968 818591 Magical Mad Hatter, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 231494 Mr Genie Magic Show, tel 01562 754824

Baschurch Bouncy Castles, tel 01939 261787 Big Bounces, Telford, tel 07980 477250 Boogie Bounce, Telford, tel 01952 401537 Camelot Bouncy Castles, tel 01691 670142 Fun-4-All - Bouncy Castle Hire, Telford, tel 07977 495769 Jolly Bouncers, Telford, tel 07999 832360 King of the Castles, Telford, tel 07712 031380 Priory Inflatables, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 270015 PS Promotions Bouncy Fun, Telford, tel 01952 616996 Queen of the Castle, Telford, tel 01952 416940

Tel: 01562 754824

Night Fever Disco, tel 01952 454317 PJ, Childrens Showman/ Entertainer, tel 01952 223311

www.magic-kev.co.uk

The Giant Party Shop, Mardol, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 344894

Awesome Hire (Pineapple Fun), Telford, tel 01952 585859

Guaranteed 100% satisfaction Any Venue, Any Occasion, Any Event See me at Yell.com...

Shropshire’s zaniest Children’s Entertainer, Magician & balloon-bender. Look no further for guaranteed fun, 71 10 1 games and prizes 4 3 2 859 for ALL the family 74 81 Member of Shropshire 1 0 68 9 Magical Society 07 CRB Checked

Play & Party, Shrewsbury/ Telford, tel 01743 467457

Acme Castles, Telford, tel 01952 273284

Children’s Fun Magical Show with Lucky the Dog Puppet and Balloon Animal for each child

Enter the crazy wor ld of

Hollies Western Stables, Wild West Themed Parties, tel 01939 251952

Bouncy Castles and Inflatables

Mr Genie’s

Discos Brian Cole Disco Roadshow, tel 01743 243215 Bubbles Disco & Entertainment, tel 01952 882003 Charlies Discos, tel 01952 825191 Clive Jones Mini-Disco (for ages 5 - 10), tel 01952 244301 Colossal Sounds Disco, Telford, tel 01952 273626 Disco for Kids, tel 07855 161348 Flashback Karaoke & Disco, Newport, tel 01952 415986 G A Entertainments, Telford, tel 01952 501056 High Society Discos, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 368468 JB Roadshow Mobile Disco, tel 01952 615417 Martin Luther Entertainment, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 352189 Mavrick Disco & Karaoke, tel 01952 259260 Mr Music Children’s Disco, tel 01952 223441

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Starlight Disco Roadshow, tel 01743 249134 The Stuie D Roadshow Disco, tel 01952 201027

Cakes and Party Food Athena Cakes, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 242093 Cake Craft, Telford, tel 01952 223843 Cake Creations, Wellington, Telford, tel 01952 249453

To add a listing or to advertise call 01743 351842 or email tina@sandtfamilygrapevine.co.uk

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Family Matters

Barnå®do ,ß Short Breakß Shropshire Project

, Bå®nardo ß \[edß mo®[ part-time ca®erß to: give a little time and make a big difference offer support and have fun by involving a disabled child in everyday activities in your home and in the local community give the child’s own family an important break from their caring role Our carers benefit from training, 24 hour support and a weekly allowance. To find out how you can make a difference by becoming a Barnardo’s carer in the Shropshire area, please contact us. Tel: 01743 248094 or visit: www.barnardos.org.uk/shortbreaks

in partnership with

Barnardo’s Registered Charity Nos. 216250 and SC037605

Cake Creators Ltd, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 361415

families with children < 5, tel 01952 201330

Cake’n’Abel, Telford, tel 01952 504841

Homestart, North Shropshire, tel 01948 664380

Designer Cakes Ltd, Shrewsbury, tel 01952 670001

Homestart, Shrewsbury, supporting families with children < 5, tel 01743 241433

Tasty Pastry, finger buffets for all occasions, tel 01743 860027 The Cake Lady, Telford, tel 01952 619003 The Cake Shack, Telford, tel 01952 254906 The Icing Tip, Market Hall, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 240078

Child and Family Welfare Al-Anon (incl. Alateen) Meetings in Shrewsbury & Telford, tel 020 7403 0888 Carpedium Counselling, tel 0800 043 1664 Education & Welfare, Telford & Wrekin Council, tel 01952 385385 Education Welfare Service (school attendance), Shropshire, tel 01743 254397 Homestart Telford, supporting

Listening Space Counselling, tel 07985 041494 Message Home/Runaway Helpline send a message to your family, tel 0800 700 740 National Association for Children of Alcoholics, tel 0800 3583456 National Missing Persons Helpline, tel 0500 700 700 Relate - relationship counselling for adults and children, tel 01743 344010 Samaritans (24 hour confidential phone line, no ansafone), tel 08457 909090

TERRY JONES

SOLICITORS & ADVOCATES

We are experienced, reliable and affordable and offer a wealth of specialised expertise and knowledge in a personal and friendly manner. Please contact us regarding all areas of law including Children and Family related matters. Shrewsbury – 01743 285888 Telford – 01952 297979 Newport – 01952 810307

Parenting Courses and Support Community Learning, Shropshire Council, tel 01743 355159

Shrewsbury East (Monkmoor) Youth Project, tel 01743 364655

Parentline Plus - support & information for parents, tel 0808 800 2222

Shrewsbury South (Bayston Hill) Youth Project, tel 01743 872331

Positive Parenting Programme (PPP), tel 01743 210940

Youth Services Cheeky Chimps Teen Parenting Group, Donnington, Telford, tel 01952 616284 Cheeky Monkeys Young Parents Group, Salvation Army, Telford, tel 01952 621309

Shropshire Youth Association, tel 01743 254687 Shropshire Youth Parliament, tel 01743 254295 Shropshire Youth Service, tel 01743 254488 Teenage Pregnancy Partnership, Telford, tel 01952 588094 The Shropshire Housing Alliance, tel 01743 341900

Connexions 4 Youth, Madeley, Telford, tel 01952 684289

UK Youth Parliament, tel 01952 385114

Connexions 4 Youth, Wellington, Telford, tel 01952 385374

Voluntary Youth Club Support - set one up yourself!, tel 01952 388655

Connexions Shrewsbury (confidential advice for age 13 19), tel 01743 284428 NACRO Education & Employment Services, Shropshire, tel 01743 364582

Listening Space Counselling

A safe, confidential space for you to talk about whatever you want. Anger, adolescence, abuse, parenting, relationships, bullying, bereavement, diet, debt, depression, phobia, fear, self harm, sexuality - or just plain fed up. Being listened to by someone outside the situation can help you feel better about life.

No charge for half hour intro Call me and let’s talk about it Bette England MSc MBACP 07985 041494 betteengland@hotmail.com

Telford & Wrekin CVS Parents & Carers Forum, tel 01952 211470

NACRO Education & Employment Services, Telford & Wrekin, tel 01952 243689

Victim Support Shropshire Ltd, tel 01743 362812

Pontesbury (REA Valley) Youth Project, tel 01743 791777

Young Minds for Children’s Mental Health, tel 0808 802 5544

Relateen (counselling for children aged 8 - 16), Shrewsbury, tel 01743 344010

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RISQ Sexual Health Services for Young People, Telford, tel 01952 200070

Young Persons Substance Misuse Team, Shropshire, tel 01743 284433 Youth Matters Mobile Youth Project, Telford, tel 01952 385343

One Parent Families Child Maintenance Options, tel 0800 0834 375 Child Support Agency, tel 08457 133 133 Gingerbread National Helpline, tel 0808 802 0925 Lone Parent Friendship Group, Shrewsbury, tel 07947 475550

Fostering and Adoption Barnardos Shropshire Project, tel 01743 248094 Families at Family Care Ltd, tel 01772 425540 Family Options Fostering, tel 0800 6300864 Family Placement Team (Fostering), Telford & Wrekin Council, tel 01952 385888 Foster Care Associates, tel 0800 085 2225 Fostering in Shropshire, tel 0800 7838798 Joint Adoption Service (Social Services), tel 01743 241915

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Family Matters Cranial Osteopathy Cranial Osteopathy is a refined and subtle form of treatment using very gentle techniques to encourage the release of stresses throughout the body. Suitable for Pregnancy Babies Children Nausea / vomiting Crying, irritability Long term effects of birth Back pain Sickness, colic, wind Infections including glue ear Heartburn Feeding problems Dental & sinus problems, asthma Breathing difficulties Sleep problems Behavioural & learning difficulties Preparing for labour Constipation Headaches, other aches & pains Lynn Louis Associates Registered Osteopaths (20 Years’ Paediatric Experience)

Natural Health Centre, Radbrook Green, Shrewsbury, SY3 6DU Tel: 01743 248878 97 Beatrice Street, Oswestry, SY11 1NL Tel: 01691 830502

Terrence Higgins Trust (County-wide HIV Services), tel 01952 221410 Through the Doorway to Health in North Shrewsbury, tel 01948 841466 WIKID - Diabetes UK Children’s Voluntary Group, Telford, tel 01952 256635 Y W8, Healthy Eating Project for T&W, tel 01952 686314 Young Persons Substance Misuse Team, Shropshire, tel 01743 284433 Nuffield Health Shrewsbury Hospital, tel 01743 282500 Drugs Anonymous (supports families of drug/alcohol users), tel 01952 249131

Bereaved Parents

Eating Disorders Association, Roy Fletcher Centre, Shrews., tel 01743 367048

Child Death Helpline, tel 0800 282986 Children and Families Bereavement Service, tel 01743 236565 Cruse Bereavement Care, Shropshire Helpline, tel 08456 066812 Shropshire Sands (support after neonatal death & stillbirth), tel 07772 217439 Telford Parental Bereavement Support, tel 01952 242172

Child and Family Health SleepTalk™ for Children & Hypnotherapy

Rosemary A Milns BA FSSM MNCH MHA NRSCT

01939 270899 Alcoholics Anonymous National Helpline, tel 08457 697555 Brook Young People’s Helpline, tel 0800 0185 023 DrinkLine - advice, information & support on alcohol issues, tel 0800 917 8282

Eczema Information Line, tel 0800 0891122 Frank - information about drugs & solvents, tel 0800 776600 Help 2 Quit for young people in Telford & Wrekin, tel 01952 505768 Help to Quit, Shropshire, tel 01743 237997 Impact Alcohol Advisory Service, tel 01952 223165/ 01743 245552 Kidzears - Ear Protectors for Children, tel 07964 876645 National Meningitis Trust Helpline, tel 0800 028 1828 NHS Direct, tel 0845 4647 Shropshire Buddies & Body Positive (AIDS Support), tel 01743 350075 Shropshire Health for Youth (SHY) Sexual Health from age 11, tel 01743 283383 Shropshire Kids with Insulindependent Diabetes (SKID), tel 01743 873724

Belvidere Medical Practice, Belvidere Rd, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 363640 Bethesda Surgery, Church Road, Malinslee, Telford, tel 01952 501234 Bethesda Surgery, Dale Acre Way, Hollinswood, Telford, tel 01952 200333 Broseley Medical Practice, Bridgnorth Road, Broseley, tel 01952 882854

Hospitals

The Orange Grove Foster Care Agency, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 271659

Beeches Medical Centre, Dorrington, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 718486

Princess Royal Hospital, Apley Castle, Telford, tel 01952 641222

Charlton Medical Centre, Oakengates, Telford, tel 01952 620138 Church Close Surgery, Madeley, Telford, tel 01952 586616

TELFORD AND WREKIN COUNCIL FOR VOLUNTARY SERVICE W PARENT AND CARERS’ FORUM E N Are you interested in shaping the future of Children and Young People’s Services? Come and join Telford and Wrekin’s Parents’ Forum Monthly meetings held to enable an effective parents’ voice to be heard within Telford and Wrekin - Participation - Consultation - Representation Membership enquiries and further information:

Telephone: 01952 211470

E-mail: clareeaves@tandwcvs.org.uk

www.telfordandwrekinpcf.org.uk

Royal Shrewsbury Hospital, tel 01743 261000

Claremont Bank Surgery, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 248244

Severn Hospice, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 236565

Clive Surgery, High Street, Clive, tel 01939 220295

Severn Hospice, Telford, tel 01952 221350

Clive Surgery, Roden Grove, Wem, tel 01939 220295

Doctors

Cressage Surgery, Sheinton Road, Cressage, tel 0844 477 8611

Albert Road Medical Centre, Harlescott, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 281950 Aqueduct Surgery, Majestic Way, Telford, tel 01952 591555

Dawley Medical Practice, King Street, Telford, tel 01952 630500 Donnington Medical Practice, Wrekin Drive, Telford, tel 01952 605252

To add a listing or to advertise call 01743 351842 or email tina@sandtfamilygrapevine.co.uk

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Family Matters Hadley Health Centre, High Street, Telford, tel 01952 249251

Oakengates (Charlton Practice), Telford, tel 01952 223463 Oakengates (Limes Walk), Telford, tel 01952 621309

High Ercall Medical Practice, Talbot Fields, High Ercall, tel 01939 250237 Hollinswood Surgery, Downemead, Telford, tel 01952 201144

Pontesbury & Worthen, near Shrewsbury, tel 01743 452300 Priorslee, Telford, tel 01746 711945

Holliwell Medical Practice, Hollinswood, Telford, tel 01952 293949

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Ironbridge Medical Practice, Dale Road, Coalbrookdale, tel 01952 432568 Lawley Medical Practice, Telford, tel 01952 560011

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Leegomery Surgery, Lawton Farm Way, Telford, tel 01952 255855 Linden Hall Surgery, Harper Adams, Edgmond, Newport, tel 01952 815329 Linden Hall Surgery, Muxton, Telford, tel 01952 670060 Linden Hall Surgery, Station Road, Newport, tel 01952 820400 Madeley Medical Practice, Church Street, Madeley, Telford, tel 01952 585566

Herbal Medicine

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Tel: 01743 235991 or 07886 046760

Marden Medical Practice, Sutton Road, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 241313 Marysville Medical Practice, Belle Vue, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 276000 Mount Pleasant Medical Centre, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 235111 Much Wenlock Medical Practice, tel 0844 477 8628 Mytton Oak Surgery, Racecourse Lane, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 362223

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from £8.95

Oakengates Med. Practice, Highfield Clinic, Hadley, Telford, tel 01952 223226

Sutton Hill Medical Practice, Broadway, Shifnal, tel 01952 586471

Oakengates Medical Practice, Limes Walk, Telford, tel 01952 615122

Sutton Hill Medical Practice, Maythorne Close, Telford, tel 01952 586471

Parish Hall Med. Centre, Ford, near Shrewsbury, tel 01743 884727

The Beeches Medical Practice, Bayston Hill, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 874565

Pontesbury Medical Practice, Near Shrewsbury, tel 01743 790325

Wellington Medical Practice, Victoria Avenue, Wellington, tel 01952 226000

Prescott Surgery, Baschurch, tel 01939 260210

Wellington Road Surgery, Newport, tel 01952 811677

Prescott Surgery, Village Hall, Bomere Heath, tel 01939 260210

Wem and Prees Medical Practice, New St, Wem, tel 01939 232424

Priorslee Medical Practice, Gatcombe Way, Telford, tel 01952 460414 Priorslee Surgery, Glen Cottage, Priorslee, Telford, tel 01952 299521 Radbrook Green Surgery, Bank Farm Road, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 231817 Riverside Medical Practice, Roushill, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 367891 Shawbirch Medical Centre, Acorn Way, Telford, tel 01952 641555 Shawbury Medical Practice, Poynton Road, Shawbury, tel 01939 250237 Shifnal Medical Practice, Shrewsbury Road, Shifnal, tel 01952 460414 Shropdoc (Out of Hours access to GPs), tel 08444 06 8888 Shropshire Walk-in Health Centre, Monkmoor Rd, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 273780 South Hermitage Surgery, Belle Vue, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 343148 Stirchley Medical Practice, Sandino Road, Telford, tel 01952 660444

Westbury Medical Centre, Near Shrewsbury, tel 01743 884727 Weston-under-Lizard Medical Practice, Shifnal, tel 01952 460414

School Nurse, Much Wenlock, Shifnal & Broseley, tel 01952 462862 School Nurse, Pontesbury & Surrounds, tel 01743 793038 School Nurse, Wem & Shawbury, tel 01939 235277 School Nurses, Newport, tel 01952 820105 School Nurses, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 497034 School Nurses, Telford, tel 01952 621340 Shawbirch, Telford, tel 01952 640011 Shawbury, near Shrewsbury, tel 01939 250223 Shifnal, tel 01746 711945 Stirchley Health Visitors, tel 01952 661111 Sutton Hill, Telford, tel 01952 586360 Wellington, Telford, tel 01952 643184 Wem, Clive & Prees, tel 01939 232892

Woodside Medical Practice, Wensley Green, Telford, tel 01952 586691 Worthen Medical Practice, Near Shrewsbury, tel 01743 891401

Health Visitors All Shrewsbury Health Visitors, tel 01743 452300 Baschurch/Bomere Heath/ Nesscliffe/Ruyton XI Towns, tel 01939 261348 Broseley, Telford, tel 01746 711946 Cressage & Much Wenlock, tel 01746 711948 Dawley, Telford, tel 01952 630508 Donnington, Telford, tel 01952 616284 Ironbridge, Woodside & Madeley, Telford, tel 01952 587379

Speech and Language Sign Shropshire. Learn Sign Language, Improve Communication, tel 07834 209954 Sing and Sign, helping babies communicate before speech, tel 01743 235057

Lawley, Telford, tel 01952 506949

Speech & Language Monthly Drop-in, Wem Clinic, tel 01939 232892

Leegomery & Hadley, Telford, tel 01952 248262

Speech Ease (Speech Therapists), tel 01743 821613

Newport & Muxton, Telford, tel 01952 810229

TCAT Learn BSL sign language level 1 & 2, tel 01952 642200

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Family Matters and Antenatal Children with Disabilities A4U Advice Line (formerly Dial Shropshire), tel 0845 602 5561 Access 2 Activities Project, Telford & Wrekin Council, tel 01952 385117 Association for Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus, tel 0845 450 7755 Cystic Fibrosis Trust Helpline, tel 0845 859 1000 Disabled Children’s Team, Shropshire, tel 01743 282371 Disabled Children’s Team, Telford & Wrekin, tel 01952 567300 Epilepsy Action, tel 0808 800 5050 Families First Support Group, Telford, tel 01952 222354 One Vision (Visual Impairment Support), Telford, tel 01952 385269

Special Educational Needs, Telford & Wrekin, tel 01952 385399 Specialist Dyslexia Tutor, tel 01939 270899 Spectrum (support for Aspergers & ADHD parents & carers), tel 01939 220567 STAA Support Group (Support in Telford-ASD, ADHD), tel 01952 457439

Antenatal

Telford Dyslexia Workshop (Saturday ams), tel 07807 625429 The Big Time Club (age 12-25), Grange Youth Centre, Shrews., tel 01743 344800 Wednesday Club for Teenagers, Shrewsbury Mencap, Albert Road, tel 01743 361958 Carers Line, tel 0808 808 7777 Parent & Carers Council for Shropshire, tel 01743 461711

Shropshire Deaf Children’s Society, tel 01952 770019

Parent Partnership Service (for SEN), Shropshire, tel 01952 457176 Shropshire Crossroads (caring for carers), tel 01952 812434

Shropshire Wheelchair Users Group, tel 01743 350460

Shropshire Young Carers Project, tel 01743 280070

STABLE - Supporting Those Affected by Lifelong Epilepsy, tel 07772 237180

Telford & Wrekin Young Carers Project, tel 01952 458044

First Aid Training British Red Cross, tel 0844 871 8000 County Training, Shropshire Council, tel 01743 255191

Parent & Carers Council for Shropshire, tel 01743 461711

Paediatric First Aid Training for Nurseries & Schools, tel 07850 258603

Parent Partnership Service (for SEN), Shropshire, tel 01952 457176

Patient First, HSE First Aid & Paedriatric Courses, tel 01743 466781

SDA Saturday tuition (Dyslexia). Qualified tutors in Shrews., tel 01743 362923

St. John’s Ambulance First Aid Courses, Shropshire, tel 01743 231280

SDA Saturday tuition (Dyslexia). Qualified tutors in Telford, tel 01952 510601

TCAT HSE First aid & Infant & Children first aid, tel 01952 642200

Shropshire Autistic Supporters, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 356298

Family Planning and Well Women Clinics

Shropshire Dyslexia Association, tel 01743 231205 Smile - it’s Wicked, Monkmoor New Youth Lodge, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 364655

Please ring Nicky on 01743

Telford Dyslexia Academy, TCAT (age 6 - 16), tel 07800 754251

Scope Response - Advice on Living with Disability, tel 0808 800 3333

Special Needs and Learning Difficulties

Classes in Shrewsbury, Telford, Bridgnorth and throughout Shropshire

RISQ, SAFE & SHY (Sexual Advice) Shropshire, tel 01743 283382

Carers Support

Steps Shropshire Group (lower limb problems), tel 01743 355363

The Original and Best Baby-Signing Programme!

TCAT Courses in Dyslexia Awareness, ADHD & ASD, tel 01952 642200

Opportunity Pre-school (fully inclusive), Shrewsbury, tel 01743 247600

Shropshire Downs Association Parent Support Group, tel 01743 233802

A high quality, multi-award winning programme combining music and signing

GUM Clinic, Princess Royal Hospital, Telford, tel 01952 222536 RISQ (advice on contraception etc), Telford, tel 01952 200070

Baby Vision - 4D Ultrasound Scanning, tel 01743 709064 Beautiful Births Hypnobirthing Antenatal Classes & Supplies, tel 01785 823970 Donnington Bumps, Community House, Telford, tel 01952 686340 Maternity Services, Telford, tel 01952 254722 Natal Hypnotherapy Birth Preparation Classes, tel 07905 312296 National Childbirth Trust (NCT), Shrewsbury Branch, tel 0844 243 6261 National Childbirth Trust (NCT), Telford & Wrekin Branch, tel 0844 243 6295 NCT Pregnancy & Birth Helpline, tel 0300 33 00 772 Preparation for Parenthood (appt only) , Royal Shrews Hosp., tel 01743 261000 Shropshire Antenatal Classes, tel 01743 861235 The Bump Club, Glebelands, Donnington, Telford, tel 01952 616284 Wrekin Maternity Unit, Princess Royal Hospital, Telford, tel 01952 641222

235057 for more information Maternity Wear Me and My Baby Maternity Wear, tel 01743 249494

Midwives and Doulas Shropshire Independent Midwives Birth & Born

Shropshire Midwifery Practice

Louise Watkins MA, BA (Hons), RM Tel:

B.A.C. to Normality (Birth after Caesarean)

Independent Midwife

Amanda Garside BSc (Hons), RM Tel:

01694722378 07717685304

01939290097 07854556717

www.birthandbor n.co.uk

www.bac tonormality.eu

louise@birthandborn.co.uk

agarside@ bact onorm ality.eu

Independent Midwives work outside of the NHS and are not only able to offer continuity of care & carer but also flexibility & choice, which is shown to improve birth outcomes. IM’s are still registered with the NMC and have Supervisors to monitor practice and equipment.

Beautiful Births Doula Service, Telford, tel 01785 823970 Birth/Postnatal Doula, tel 01952 270547 Little Blessings Doula Services, tel 07813 189509 Mama Doula: personal support before, during & after birth, tel 07773 554297 Mumba Time - birth preparation with mentor, tel 01743 356315 Shropshire Independent Midwives, tel 01939 290097 Supported Birth - Birth & Postnatal Doula Services, tel 07905 312296

Antenatal and Postnatal Exercise Antenatal, Postnatal & Baby Yoga, Telford, tel 01952 245983

Just had a baby?

Get back into shape and have fun outdoors with your little one! Classes in Shrewsbury run on Wednesdays and Fridays all through the year. Contact Vikki for more details

07989 339191

vikki.heath@btinternet.com www.buggyfit.co.uk

Aquanatal Classes, Quarry Pool, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 281555 Body Control Pilates, Shrewsbury & Area, tel 01939 270804 Buggyfit, Shrewsbury, tel 07989 339191 Pre-natal Yoga, Theatre Severn, Shrewsbury, tel 07914 585313 Pushy Mothers - Outdoor Post-natal Exercise, Telford, tel 07904 165288 Yoga/Relaxation & Breathing for Pregnancy, Mums & Babies, tel 01743 860668

To add a listing or to advertise call 01743 351842 or email tina@sandtfamilygrapevine.co.uk

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Babies and Childminding Childminders are an important part of the childcare scene but it is unfortunately not possible to list them all individually here. A full and up-to-date list of Ofsted Registered Childminders in the Shrewsbury & Telford area can be found on the DirctGov website: http://childcare.direct. gov.uk . If you are a Registered Childminder and would like to advertise your services in the Grapevine, special discounted rates apply. Please ask Tina on 01743 351842 for details.

Newborn Aquatics

for the best introduction your newborn can have to the water A gentle introduction to the water for your baby and you helping to build water confidence and develop aquatic skills. Together you will both enjoy swimming. For babies 2 mths + Classes held in Shrewsbury.

0121 371 0498 Email westmids@swimtime.org Web www.enjoyswimming.org

BEST

Breastfeeding Encouragement Support Team for Telford and Wrekin Phone 07890631076 for mum to mum support Bumps and Babies, Park Lane Centre, Woodside, Telford, tel 01952 385403 BURPS (breastfeeding support group), Shrewsbury, tel 07810 816233 La Leche League (Breastfeeding Support) Shropshire, tel 01743 761655 National Breastfeeding Helpline (NHS), tel 0300 100 0212 National Childbirth Trust (NCT) Breastfeeding Helpline, tel 0300 33 00 771 Register your Baby’s Birth, Shropshire, tel 0845 678 9016 Register Your Baby’s Birth, Telford & Wrekin, tel 01952 382444 Shropshire Twins Support Network, tel 01743 462486

Babies Baby Massage Classes and Courses in local areas, tel 01939 251999 Baby Sign Language. Communicate with your Baby, tel 07834 209954 Baby-Chi Baby Massage, tel 07734 527635 BEST - Breastfeeding Encouragement & Support Team, Telford, tel 07890 631076 Bosom Buddies Support Group, Jungleland, Telford, tel 01952 387183 Bosom Buddies Support Group, Newport Infant School, tel 01952 825059 Bosom Buddies Support Group, Oakengates, Telford, tel 01952 223463 Bosom Buddies Support Group, Stirchley Health Cent., Telford, tel 01952 661111 Breast-feeding Support Group, Oakengates, Telford, tel 01952 621309

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Starfish - swimming lessons for < 6 month olds, Much Wenlock, tel 01952 727629 Swimtime Babyswimming Classes, Shrewsbury, tel 0121 371 0498 TAMBA Twinline, tel 0800 138 0509 Waterbabies - teach your baby to swim, Shrewsbury & Telford, tel 07966 431466 Wem Clinic Breastfeeding Support Group, wed pm, tel 01939 232892

Childminders and Babysitting Professional & Friendly Nanny Agency for all your Childcare Needs We are experienced, police checked, first aid trained and able to drive.

Full-time/Part-time Nannies Live in or out Nannies Babysitting Wedding Nannies Mothers Help Maternity Nannies For more info please phone Amy Thexton

01952 691360 or 07855 479351 amy.thexton@yahoo.co.uk

Baby and Childrenswear Captain Tortue French Designer Clothes for Kids age 0-14yrs, tel 01952 822112 Elfin (Hand-made) Shoes, The Parade, Shrewsbury, tel 01939 289163 Funky Feet Fashions Ltd, tel 01743 719270 Mary’s Tots & Teens, Newport, tel 01952 400476 Pied Piper, Milk Street, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 365700 Shoe b do (Children’s shoes), The Parade, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 341006

Nappies

Simply Jays Knitwear, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 354497

Lollipop Nappies - North Telford & Newport, tel 01952 248106

Tip Top Fashions, Wellington, Telford, tel 01952 254161

Lollipop Nappies - Shrewsbury & Oswestry, tel 07974 152022

Toggs and Cloggs (Startright Shoeshop), Newport, tel 01952 811180

Shropshire Real Nappy Network, tel 01743 244818 The Iron Shop (Nappy Laundering), Shrewsbury, tel 01743 272230 Try real nappies, £40 cashback, Telford & Wrekin BC, tel 01952 384727

Twinkle Twinkle, Dogpole, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 343488

Baby Equipment County Sleep Shop, Wyle Cop, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 351611 My Baby, Battlefield Ind. Est., Shrewsbury, tel 0845 659 2030 Treehugger Mums, Newport, tel 01952 811413

Community Childminding Network, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 254498 Shrewsbury & District Childminders Group, tel 01743 357989 Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin Childminding Association, tel 01952 605153 Sitters, The Babysitting Service, tel 0800 389 0038

Nannies and Au Pairs Nannies Unlimited, Shropshire, tel 07855 479351

Under Ones Clubs Baschurch Under Ones (thurs am), tel 01743 452400 Before Parenthood & Beyond, Sutton Hill, Telford, tel 01952 385440 Donnington Under Ones, Telford, tel 01952 616284 Hadley & Shawbirch Under Ones Club, Telford, tel 01952 248262 Oakengates Under Ones Club, Salvation Army, tel 01952 621309 Under Ones Groups, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 452400 Wellington Under Ones Club, Wellington Medical Practice, tel 01952 643184 Wem Clinic Under Ones Group (tues pm), tel 01939 232892

Toddlers Monday am Bicton Toddler Group, Bicton Village Hall, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 341410 Cheeky Chimps Teen Parenting Group, Donnington, Telford, tel 01952 616284 Copthorne Toddler Group, Frankwell, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 368851 Ketley Methodist Toddlers, Telford, tel 01952 605896

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Toddler Timetable MASH (Mondays at Sutton Hill), Telford, tel 01952 385440 Sunflower House Drop-in, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 452400 Tea & Tots, Wem Methodist Hall, tel 01939 236914 Toddler Time, Greenacres Pri. Sch., Shrewsbury, tel 01743 464570 Trinity Church Parent & Toddlers, Newport, tel 01952 825586

Toddlers Monday pm Bayston Hill Toddlers, Memorial Hall, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 362778 Broseley Toddler Group, Broseley Pre-school, tel 01952 882435 Bumps to Babies, Brookside Community Centre, Telford, tel 01952 382180 Leegomery Under 5s Family Sessions, Telford, tel 01952 248761 Little Seekers, Longnor Village Hall, tel 01743 718312 Stay & Play, St Georges Primary School, Telford, tel 01952 387750 Trinity Tots, Trinity Centre, Meole Brace, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 362399

Toddlers Tuesday am ABC Coffee Club, St Giles Church Hall, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 246639 Barney Tots, Longden Coleham, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 364101 Broseley Baptist Toddler Group, Baptist Church Hall, tel 07967 086895 Claremont Little Fishes, The Hive, Belmont, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 352315 Donnington Majors (6 mth - 3 yrs), Telford, tel 01952 616284

Swimming Lessons from age 3 up Telford 07971 952151

Little Rascals, The Salvation Army, Oakengates, Telford, tel 01952 620263

Wem Methodist Parents and Toddler Group, tel 01939 236914

Much Wenlock Baby & Toddler Group, Priory Hall, MW, tel 01952 527469

Wrockwardine Wood Toddler Group, Trench, Telford, tel 01952 605153

Ness Kids, Nesscliffe Village Hall, near Shrewsbury, tel 01939 261234

Toddlers Tuesday pm

Playtime, Early Learning Centre, Pride Hill, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 242107 Puddleducks Parent & Toddler Group, Broseley, tel 01952 884420 RAF Shawbury Toddlers, tel 01939 250351x7282 Randlay Rascals, Randlay Comm. Centre, Telford, tel 07851 782005

Aqueduct Tiddlywinks, Parent/ Carer & 0 - 5s group, Telford, tel 01952 272397 Barn Owls Toddler Group, Shifnal, tel 01952 463187 Baschurch Stay & Play, tel 01743 452400 Cheeky Monkeys Teen Parenting Group, Oakengates, Telford, tel 01952 621307 Little Devils, Sutton Hill, Telford, tel 01952 385440

Shrewsbury URC Toddler Group, by English Bridge, tel 01743 368932

Park Lane Centre Play Scheme, Woodside, Telford, tel 01952 683700

Holy Trinity Church Toddler Group, Belle Vue, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 241195

St Leonards Church Parent & Toddler Group, Malinslee,Telford, tel 01952 506242

Stepping Stones @ Captain Webb School, Telford, tel 01952 386776

Little Dragons Toddler Group St Georges Church, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 354500

Stepping Stones @ Captain Webb School, Telford, tel 01952 386776

Toddlers Wednesday am

Little Dragons, St George’s Church, Pontesbury, tel 01743 790587

Take & Play Toy Library, Harlescott Comm. Centre, Shrewsbury, tel 07837 192603

Admaston House Community Centre, Telford, tel 01952 246843

Hadnall Toddlers, Village Hall, Hadnall, near Shrewsbury, tel 07740 996521

All Saints Toddler Group, Wellington, Telford, tel 01952 402943

To add a listing or to advertise call 01743 351842 or email tina@sandtfamilygrapevine.co.uk

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stay & Play

Toddler Timetable Toddle In..... to St Peter’s Starts: Wednesday 21st April

Come along for a chance to meet up with other Parents and Carers Opportunities for children to play and make friends.

Everyone Welcome! Where: St Peter’s Church Hall, Monkmoor Road, Shrewsbury When: Wednesdays Time: 10.00 - 11.30 am Contact: Jane Willis Tel: 01743 232723

Look forward to seeing you all!

BP Group, Sutton Hill Youth Centre, Telford, tel 01952 385440 Brockton & District Toddler Group, Shipton Village Hall, tel 01746 712039 Bubbles 0-5s @ Dawley Baptist Church, Telford, tel 01952 613403 Church Preen Pre-school Toddlers, Kenley, nr Much Wenlock, tel 07974 107815 Clive Baby & Toddler Group, near Shrewsbury, tel 01939 220498 Coalbrookdale & Ironbridge Nursery Toddlers, tel 01952 433325 Ketley Methodist Toddlers, Methodist Church, Ketley, Telford, tel 01952 605896 Little Fishes, St Andrews Church, Shifnal, tel 01952 463694 Little Oaks Toddlers, Wattlesborough, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 884412 Little Rascals, The Salvation Army, Oakengates, Telford, tel 01952 620263 Loppington Toddler Group, Loppington Village Hall, tel 01939 236550 Minnows Parent & Toddler Group, Stichley, tel 01952 598059 Shawbury Mums & Tots, Shawbury Village Hall, tel 07534 164068 Splashtots, Riversway Elim Church, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 463970 Sunbeams, Church of the Holy Spirit, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 362883 Toddle In, St Peter’s Church Hall, Monkmoor, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 232723 Twiglets, Greenfields United Church, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 368224

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Toddlers Wednesday pm Beckbury Acorns Carer & Toddler Group, Shifnal, tel 01952 750755 Broseley Toddler Group, Broseley Pre-school, tel 01952 882435 Moving-on Group, Sutton Hill, Telford, tel 01952 385440 Mum’s the Word, Grange Youth Centre, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 344800 Oakengates 1s to 2s Club, Salvation Army, tel 01952 621309 Poppies Stay & Play, Wilfred Owen School, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 452400 Poppies, Wilfred Owen School, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 282367 Puddleducks Toddlers, Lawley Comm. Centre, Telford, tel 01952 506767 Twins Group, Sunflower House, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 452400

Toddlers Thursday am All Saints Toddler Group, Wellington, Telford, tel 01952 402943 Broseley Baptist Toddler Group, Baptist Church Hall, tel 07967 086895 Broseley Toddler Group, Broseley Pre-school, tel 01952 882435 Condover Toddler Group, Village Hall, Condover, tel 01743 872662 Edgmond Babies and Toddlers, Edgmond Village Hall, tel not known First Steps, Radbrook Comm. Centre, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 362399 Little Acorns, Emmanuel Church, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 350907 North Telford Childminders’ Group, Donnington Wood, tel 01952 605108 Oxon Parent & Toddler Group, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 244818 Randlay Rascals, Randlay Comm. Centre, Telford, tel 07851 782005 Seedlings Mums & Tots, Shrewsbury Baptist Church, tel 01743 232331 Shifnal Parent and Toddler Group, St Andrews Youth Club, tel 01952 416834 Stanton Toddler Group, Hazle’s Farm, Shawbury, tel 01939 250234 Stiperstones Toddler Group, Snailbeach Village Hall, tel 01743 791817

Tiny Time Playgroup, Sutton Hill Community Centre, Telford, tel 01952 385403 Toddler Time, Crosshouses Community Centre, tel 07968 291088 Toddler Time, Greenacres Pri. Sch., Shrewsbury, tel 01743 464570 Upton Magna (St Lucia’s) Babies & Toddlers, Village Hall, tel 01743 709143 Woolly Jumpers Friendship Group, St Andrews, Church Aston, tel 01952 812112

Toddlers Thursday pm

Safe Indoor Environment to Play Unlimited Play from 10 am - 6 pm 7 days a week Parent & Toddler Time Mon - Fri 10 am - 3 pm After-school Meal Deal £5.00 for Tea & Play Birthday Parties catered for with hot or cold food Woodhouse Lane, Off Salisbury Lane, Priorslee, Telford, TF2 9PA (by Lakeside Garden Centre) Tel: 07970 017041 Email: quackerstelford@aol.com

High Ercall Toddlers, Church Road, High Ercall, tel 07796 386026

Toddlers Friday pm

Leegomery Under 5s Family Sessions, Telford, tel 01952 248761

Playing Together Toddlers, Park Lane Centre, Telford, tel 01952 683700

Starting Out Group, Sunflower House, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 452400 Sunshine Babies Young Parents Group, Crowmoor Sch., Shrews., tel 01743 452400 Sutton Hill Family Group, Telford, tel 01952 385440

Toddlers Friday am Brooks Tots & Toddlers, Trinity Methodist Church, Shifnal, tel 01952 200351 Family Talk and Play, Donnington, Telford, tel 07500 111320 Ford Baby & Toddler Group, Ford Village Hall, tel 01743 851335 Horsehay MethodistParent & Toddler Group, tel 01952 504385 Kaleidoscope Family Drop-in, Shifnal, tel 01952 463259 Little Lambs, Wellspring Christian Centre, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 341365 Nature Tots, Shrops Wildlife Trust, Abbey Foregate, Shrews., tel 01743 284280 Puddles & Co. Childminding Group, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 364268 St Giles Church Toddler Group, Mereside, Shrewsbury, tel 07980 530845 Story Tots (Christian stories, music, games), Bomere Heath, tel 01939 290034 Toddlers Tales, Shifnal Library, tel 01952 461018 Westbury Baby & Toddler Group, Westbury Village Hall, tel 01743 792547

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Longford Toddlers, Newport, tel 01952 810280

Telford Twins or More, Hadley Learning Community, tel 07779 828665 Toddler Tales, Broseley Library, tel 01952 884119 Wellington Methodist Toddlers, tel 01952 249867

Toddlers Other Groups Fairy Calm Kids- Self-esteem & Relaxation for Kids & Parents, tel 01939 220329 Family Spanish (pre-schoolers & parents), tel 01952 272967 Mini Movers Stage School (age 3-6), Telford & Newport, tel 07980 919430 Playbus (BOB - Big Orange Bus!), Shropshire-wide, tel 07763 227482 Reading Events for Babies and Toddlers, Shropshire Libraries, tel 01743 255031 Rhyme Time & Story Time, Telford Libraries, tel 01952 382915 Tots on Ice, Telford Ice Rink, tel 0845 155 9966

Soft Play Areas Bazz and Jazz’s Playzone (The Two Henrys), Shrewsbury, tel 01743 450940 Fuzzy Ed’s Fun House at The Grapes, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 343781 Jungleland, Trench Lock, Telford, tel 01952 252222 MC’s Energy Zone, Madeley Court Sports Centre, Telford, tel 01952 382761 Playpit Pirate Adventure, Halesfield, Telford, tel 01952 588808

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Toddler Activities Quackers Play Barn (0 12), Priorslee, Telford, tel 07970 017041 Wacky Warehouse, Wrekin Retail Park, Arleston, Telford, tel 01952 243741

Toddlers Arts & Crafts Smart Tots at Jungleland, Telford, tel 01952 407917 Splodgers and Splatters Roadshow, tel 01939 237556

Toy Libraries Newport Toy Library, Newport Cottage Care Centre, tel 01952 811935 Take & Play, Harlescott Comm. Centre, Shrewsbury, tel 07837 192603 Toddler Group Resource Centre, Radbrook, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 254033 Toy Library, Donnington Medical Practice (Wed am), tel 01952 616284

Creches Aqueduct Creche, Telford, tel 07968 291088

CLATTERBUGS MUSIC Families in Telford and Shrewsbury enjoy Clatterbugs Fun Music Classes every day Classes from birth to pre-school Fre e e e * puppets r F al T rial i r * instruments Ses T ion sion ss * action songs e S * relaxed friendly atmosphere For further information on class times and venues Call Julie on

01952 261022

E-mail: juliefoulkes@googlemail.com Childcare SOS, Telford, tel 01952 586499

The Creation Station, tel 0845 302 5898

Sticky Fingers Childcare Centre, TCAT, Telford, tel 01952 642220

Toddlers Music

Surestart Children’s Centre Services Creche, tel 01743 452400

Children’s Centres

Clatterbugs Music, Telford & Shrewsbury, tel 01952 261022 Jo Jingles Preschool Music (6 mths-5 yrs), Telford & Shifnal, tel 01902 570330

Children’s Centre Services, Telford, tel 01952 385385

Mini Music, Through the Doorway, North Shrewsbury, tel 01948 841466

North Shropshire Area, tel 01691 656513

Music Time, The Hive, Belmont, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 234970

Shrewsbury & Central Shrops. Children’s Centres (Surestart), tel 01743 452400

Music Toddlers, Wale Room, Bomere Heath, tel 01939 290799

South Shropshire Area, tel 01588 672190

Musical Movers (0-5 yrs), Donnington, Telford, tel 01952 616284

Musical Steps 4 mths - 4 yrs, Telford area, tel 01952 274667

Little Kickers - pre-school Football, tel 05602 609413

Noisy Nippers, Children’s Centre at Newport Infants’ School, tel 01952 405261

Park Wrekin Gym Tots (18 months - 4 years), tel 01743 761955

Pyjama Drama, Shrews & Osw., for ages 2 - 5, tel 0845 163 0021

Tiddlytots Yoga, Shropshire, tel 07960 296503

Rhythm Time, Music for Babies & Toddlers, tel 07789 867589

Tot-tastics mini-gym for age 2-5, Wem Methodist Church, tel 01939 238595

Sing and Sign, helping babies communicate before speech, tel 01743 235057 Tots on Toes, Park Lane Centre, Woodside, Telford, tel 01952 683700

Toddlers Gym and Fitness Gym Cubs Pre-school Gym (>age 2½), Shrewsbury Sports Village, tel 01952 770582 Gymbabes (6m - 1yr), Tumble Tots (1 - 5), Gymbobs (5 - 7), tel 01952 433391

Our programme provides the fundamental elements of PE through the use of music, song and imaginative tasks.

• Exciting and dynamic • Small hand apparatus and equipment used • Proves very good preparation for Key Stage 1 • Skills are developed in a safe and progressive manner The emphasis is on fun and enjoyment!

Contact Arleen Smith

01743 761955

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Toddler Activities and Daycare Nurseries

Celebrating 30 years of Tumble Tots and 15 years in your area Tumble Tots is the leading physical play programme for children Gymbabes for babies from 6 months Pre-school

Walking up to 2yrs

Tumble Tots for

2yrs up to 3yrs

3yrs up to 4yrs

Gymbobs for

School to 7yrs

Classes in Bridgnorth, Telford & Shrewsbury For details ring Zeeta & John on 01952 433391 Or visit our web site on www.tumbletots.com Or e-mail johnd.1@btinternet.com

CHerubS Day Nursery, Castle House School, Newport, tel 01952 811035 Children’s House Montessori at Shrewsbury College, tel 07512 813484 Chipmunks Nursery, Stirchley, Telford, tel 01952 567101 Club 0 - 14 Day Nursery, Old Coleham, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 244915 Club 0 - 5 Ltd, Halesfield, Telford, tel 01952 586400

CHerubS Day Nursery

2 - 4 years at Castle House School Chetwynd End Newport www.castlehouseschool.co.uk

01952 811035

Tiddly Tots Yoga

Crackerjacks Day Nursery, Hadnall School, tel 01939 210205

For mobile babies, toddlers, pre-schoolers and their grown-ups! In each class we go on exciting adventures through stories, songs and rhymes stimulating the imagination whilst maintaining natural flexibility through stretching and movement. Please come and join us! Classes in Telford, Shrewsbury & Bridgnorth Please contact: Sarah 07960 296503 mail@tiddlytotsyoga.co.uk or visit www.tiddlytotsyoga.co.uk for more information.

Baby Play Sessions coming soon!

Daycare Nurseries Abacus Day Nursery, Dawley, Telford, tel 01952 501149 Abacus Day Nursery, Ketley Bank, Telford, tel 01952 617295 Abacus Day Nursery, Newport, tel 01952 813652 ABC Day Nursery, Dale Acre Way, Hollinswood, Telford, tel 01952 289168 ABC Day Nursery, Hadley Learning Community, Telford, tel 01952 387190 ABC Day Nursery, The Village School, Wrockwardine, Telford, tel 01952 245257

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Introducing

* Friendly and fun classes for 0 - 5s and their parents/carers * Games, songs and fun activities * Lots of individual attention and praise

Classes start September 2010 across Telford and Wrekin Please call Heather on: 01952 272967 or visit:

www.SpanishforChildren.info

Daisy Chain @ Old Hall School, Telford, tel 01952 250035 Daisy Chain @ Sutton Farm Day Nursery, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 353534 Daisy Chain at Mytton Oak, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 243257 Earlyworld Nursery, Hadley Park, Telford, tel 01952 272700 Earlyworld Nursery, Oxon, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 232500

Bluebell Day Nursery, Martin Wilson School, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 233777 Bojangles Nursery, Walford College, Baschurch, Shrewsbury, tel 01939 260006 Bramble Hedge Nursery, Malinslee, Telford, tel 01952 423074 Butterflies Day Nursery, Newport, tel 01952 813302 Central Park Nursery, Priorslee, Telford, tel 01952 292092 CHEC Mates Day Care, CHEC Centre, Madeley, tel 01952 586499

Bluebell

Day Nursery

& After School Club Care from birth. Monday to Friday 8am - 6pm New Park Road, Shrewsbury

Tel: 01743 233777

Earlyworld Nursery, Stafford Park, Telford, tel 01952 292900 Ercall Day Nursery, Leegomery, Telford, tel 01952 246002 Farm Friends Day Nursery, Condover, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 874277 Fir Tree Day Nursery, Monkmoor, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 271090 Forton Nursery, Old Village Schoolhouse, nr Newport, tel 07972 119027 Frankwell Tots to Twelves, New Street, Shrewsbury, tel 07974 738191 Hadley Under & Over 5s Nursery, Leegomery, Telford, tel 01952 411248 Halesfield Day Nursery Centre, Unit J Halesfield 22, Telford, tel 01952 583848 Happy Days Nursery, Burlton, Shrewsbury, tel 01939 270470 Happy Faces Nursery at Adcote School (girls and boys), tel 01939 261615 Hazles Farm Day Nursery, Stanton upon Hine Heath, Shawbury, tel 01939 250234 Hillside House Nursery, Bayston Hill, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 872203 Hopscotch Nursery, adj to Shifnal Infant School, tel 01952 463079 Jays Nursery at Belvidere, Tenbury Drive, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 357396 Kaleidoscope Nursery, St Andrews Primary School, Shifnal, tel 01952 463259 Kids 4 Us Nursery, Madeley, Telford, tel 01952 270062 Kidz - Radbrook Day Nursery, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 243067 Kingfisher Nursery, Wenlock Rd, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 248157 Leapfrog Day Nursery, Priorslee, Telford, tel 01952 201727

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Daycare Nurseries and Pre-schools Little BODies, DSDC, Donnington, Telford, tel 01952 672021

Sure Starters Nurseries, Newdale, Telford, tel 01952 387720

Little Dragons Childcare Centre, St Georges, Telford, tel 01952 567756

The Ark Day Care Nursery, Pontesbury, tel 01743 791540

Noah’s Ark Nursery, Granville Avenue, Newport, tel 01952 825066

The Column Nursery, Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 354779

Nunu Day Nursery, Shrewsbury Business Park, tel 0844 856 0608 Our World Neighbourhood Nursery, Madeley, Telford, tel 01952 587788 Play Days Day Nursery, Newport, tel 01952 820012

01952 567967

Poppies Childcare at the Wilfred Owen School, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 282367 Priory Lodge Day Care Centre, Priory Road, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 340042 Shawbury Squirrels Early Years, RAF Shawbury, tel 01939 250351x7282 Shrewsbury High School Montessori Nursery, Kennedy Rd., tel 01743 362872 Smiley Faces Day Nursery, Wellington, Telford, tel 01952 250438 Stables Day Care Nursery, Wem, near Shrewsbury, tel 01939 232723 Stargazers Nursery, Longden Road, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 248448 Stepping Stones at Captain Webb Day Care Centre, Telford, tel 01952 386776 Strawberry Hill Day Nursery, Sutton Hill, Telford, tel 01952 583273 Sunflower House Nursery, Kendal Road, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 457250

Bears Den Playgroup, Venning Barracks, Donnington, Telford, tel 01952 672506

Tiddlywinks Nursery, Yeomanry Road, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 464113 Tortoise Nursery School, Wellington, Telford, tel 01952 254040 Tots & Toddlers Day Care, Old Park Primary CC, Telford, tel 01952 567967 Trench Tots Neighbourhood Nursery, Telford, tel 01952 270058 Twyford Tots Nursery, Belle Vue Road, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 357083 Wem Playmates, Church Hall, High Street, Wem, tel 01939 235545 Woodentops Day Nursery, Woodside, Telford, tel 01952 583711

Grange Primary School Nursery, York Road, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 461180

Bicton Heath Pre-school, Gains Park, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 231302

Greenfields School Nursery, Hemsworth Way, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 236397

Bicton Pre-school, Bicton School, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 851309

Hadnall Playgroup, Village Hall, Hadnall, near Shrewsbury, tel 07740 996521

Broseley Pre-school, Dark Lane, Broseley, tel 01952 882435

The Vineyard Day Nursery, Wellington, Telford, tel 01952 246334

Edgmond Owls, near Newport, tel 01952 386685

Greenacres School Nursery, Rutland, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 464570

Brockton & District Preschool, Shipton Village Hall, tel 07817 134808

The Mount Nursery, Dark Lane, Broseley, tel 01952 882232

Dorrington Nursery, Church Road, Dorrington, tel 07866 893139

Beckbury Acorns Nursery, Shifnal, tel 01952 750755

Bomere Heath Sunshine Preschool, tel 07743 197988

at Old Park Primary School & Childrens Centre, Malinslee, Telford

Please telephone for a visit or a quote anytime on

01694 751216/07866 893139

Blymhill Montessori Pre-school, Shifnal, tel 01952 460939

Tots and Toddlers Day Care Nursery

We offer:• Free Nursery Education for 2, 3 & 4 year olds (subject to criteria) • Flexible 15 hrs can be taken over 3 - 5 days to suit your needs • Competitive fee structure • Qualified and experienced staff • Warm and caring environment for all children from birth to over 11 yrs old • Breakfast, After School and Holiday Clubs • State of the art new eco-friendly building and resources • Open 7.30 am to 6.30 pm Mon – Fri for 51 weeks a year

Dorrington Nursery

Family-orientated Pre-school Friendly and Quality Integrated Day 9am-3pm Age 2-5

Buildwas Pre-school Nursery (at Primary School), tel 01952 432135

Church Preen Preschool and Toddlers

Warm and caring environment in a wonderful rural setting between Much Wenlock and Shrewsbury. Ages 2 - 5 years. Mondays/Tuesdays 9 - 3 and Thursdays 9 - 12.30. Toddlers meet on Wednesday mornings. We have a close relationship with Church Preen Primary School. Exciting new outside play area opening Summer 2009. Contact Tel: 0797 4107 815 or 0777 6358 523 to arrange a visit.

High Ercall Pre-school, Church Road, High Ercall, tel 07796 386026 Hollinswood Infant & Nursery School, Telford, tel 01952 386920 Holy Trinity Church Playgroup, Belle Vue, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 241195 Hope Pre-school, Hope CE School, Minsterley, tel 01743 891919 John Randall Nursery, Madeley, Telford, tel 01952 388390 Leegomery Under Fives Playgroup, Telford, tel 01952 248761 Lilleshall Pre-school Playgroup, tel 01952 604809 Little Acorns Montessori Nursery, Morville VH, Much Wenlock, tel 01952 728026 Little Blossoms Pre-school, Donnington, Telford, tel 07828 802130

We look forward to hearing from you.

Christ Church Pre-school Nursery, Bayston Hill, tel 07713 336102 Church Preen Pre-school, Kenley, nr Much Wenlock, tel 07974 107815

Preschool Nurseries and Playgroups

Clive CE Primary School Nursery, The Hill, Grinshill, tel 01939 220385

All Saints Pre-school, Wellington, tel 01952 417335

Coalbrookdale & Ironbridge Nursery, tel 01952 433325

Apple Trees Nursery, Waters Upton Village Hall, tel 07713 155822

Condover Pre-school, tel 01743 873518

Barn Owls Pre-school, Curriers Lane, Shifnal, tel 01952 463187

Crowmoor School Nursery, Crowmere Road, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 235549

Baschurch Pre-school, near Shrewsbury, tel 01939 260643

Dawley CE School Nursery, Telford, tel 01952 386280

Bayston Hill Pre-school, Oak Meadow Pri. Sch., Shrewsbury, tel 01743 872259

Donnington Wood Infant School Nursery, Telford, tel 01952 386640

Sessional and Full Day Care For ages 2 years to 5 years Monday - Thursday 9 am - 3.30 pm Lunch Club 12 - 1 pm Friday Forest School For more details contact Debbie Wilson Pre-school Leader

01743 873518

“The quality of teaching and learning is outstanding”. Ofsted 2008

Little Chicks, Shawbirch Comm. Centre,Telford, tel 01952 248538 Little Oaks Pre-school, Wattlesborough Village Hall, tel 01743 884076 Little Prestfelde, London Road, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 245400

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Pre-schools and Childcare Training Little Willows Pre-school, Christchurch School, Cressage, tel 07726 451547 Longden Pre-school Playgroup, nr Shrewsbury, tel 01743 860514 Longford Pre-school, Newport, tel 01952 810280 Madeley Nursery School, Bridle Road, Telford, tel 01952 388210 Martin Wilson School Nursery, Castlefields, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 236520 Meadow Farm Community Preschool (age 2-5) Sundorne, Shrews., tel 07963 309158 Meadows Primary School Nursery, Ketley, Telford, tel 01952 386230 Meole Brace CE Primary School Nursery, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 233418 Millbrook School Nursery, Leegomery, Telford, tel 01952 387640 Minsterley Community Nursery, The School House, Minsterley, tel 01743 791349 Montessori Pre-school, Hazle’s Farm, Shawbury, tel 01939 250234 Mount Pleasant Nursery, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 340117

Ketley Bank, Telford, tel 01952 386961 Rainbow Nursery, Rutland, Shrewsbury, tel 07968 087962 Randlay Primary School Nursery, Telford, tel 01952 386986 Randlay Roundabouts Preschool, Randlay Centre, Telford, tel 07851 782005 Ruyton XI Towns Pre-school, tel 01939 261322 Schoolhouse Pre-school, Stiperstones, tel 01743 792870 Shawbury School Nursery, Poynton Road, Shawbury, tel 01939 250323 Shifnal School Nursery, Curriers Lane, Shifnal, tel 01952 460500

St Thomas & St Anne Pri. Sch. Nursery, Hanwood, tel 01743 860400 St Winefride’s Convent School Kindergarten, tel 01743 369883

Wilfred Owen School Nursery, Woodcote Way, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 282360

Sir Alexander Fleming Nursery, Sutton Hill, Telford, tel 01952 388010

Sundorne Infant School Nursery, Corndon Cres., Shrewsbury, tel 01743 362519

William Reynolds Infant School Nursery, Woodside, Telford, tel 01952 388260

St Andrews Pre-school, Nesscliffe, tel 07891 245964

Teagues Bridge Preschool, Trench, Telford, tel 01952 617190

Windmill Primary School Nursery, Brookside, Telford, tel 01952 386360

The Annexe @ Redhill Preschool, tel 01952 414580

Woodlands School Nursery, Woodside, Telford, tel 01952 386073

Short Wood Primary School Nursery, Wellington, Telford, tel 01952 387360

St Georges Primary School Nursery, Telford, tel 01952 387750 St Giles Pre-school, Mereside, Shrewsbury, tel 07980 530845

Much Wenlock Pre-school, tel 01952 728807

The Learning Tree Preschool, Muxton, Telford, tel 07712 565704

Wrekin View Primary School Nursery, Wellington, Telford, tel 01952 388088

Nesscliffe House Nursery School, The Mount, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 343068

Wrockwardine Wood Primary School Nursery, Telford, tel 01952 387860

Oak Meadow Pri. School Nursery, Bayston Hill, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 874829

Childcare Training

Oakengates United Reformed Church Pre-school, Telford, tel 07788 678582

Children’s Workforce Development Team, Telford, tel 01952 383554

Old Park Primary School Nursery, Malinslee, Telford, tel 01952 387250

County Training, Shropshire Council, tel 01743 255191 Courses - full/part-time, Telford College of Arts & Tech., tel 01952 642200

Opportunity Pre-school (incl. children with Special Needs), tel 01743 247600

Pre-school Learning Alliance, tel 01743 254033

Pinefields Pre-school, Shifnal, tel 07762 424415

Priorslee Pre-school, Community Centre, Priorslee, Telford, tel 01952 299979 Puddleducks Pre-school, John Wilkinson School, Broseley, tel 01952 884420 Puddleducks, Lawley Community Centre, Telford, tel 01952 506767 Queenswood School Nursery,

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Woodside Family Groups, Park Lane Centre, Telford, tel 01952 683700 Worthen Pre-school, Worthen Village Hall, tel 01743 792440

Myddle Pre-school, near Wem, tel 01939 290993

Pontesbury Pre-school, Bogey Lane, Pontesbury, tel 01743 791733

Westbury Pre-school, Westbury VH, tel 01743 885276/884115

St Lucias Pre-school, Primary School, Upton Magna, tel 07891 031459 St Marys Catholic Nursery, Castlefields, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 363859 St Matthews Nursery, Donnington Wood, Telford, tel 01952 386260 St Patricks Catholic Pri. Sch. Nursery, Wellington, Telford, tel 01952 386160

Thomas Telford School Nursery, tel 01952 200000 Three Oaks School Nursery, Telford, tel 01952 387490 Tibberton Pre-school Playgroup, near Newport, tel 07511 091120 Tiggywinkles Montessori Nursery, Newport, tel 01952 825249 Wellington Methodist Playgroup, tel 01952 249867

Shropshire Council Working with Children Workshops, tel 01743 254400 SRL Training - for Playwork & Childminding, tel 01691 623363 Triangle Training, Shropshire, tel 01952 293359 Workforce Development Team, SCAT, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 342334

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01244 300274 07768 212277

Foreign Exchange Hosting ASSE UK International Student Exchange Programme, tel 01952 460733 OISE (Oxford Intensive School of English), tel 01244 300274 Shrewsbury Education Service, tel 01743 341973

Education Information F.R.E.E. Home Education Group, High Ercall, tel 07761 829598 Further/Higher Education, Shropshire, Connexions, tel 01743 284400 Further/Higher Education, Telford & Wrekin Connexions, tel 01952 385384 Higher Education (Student Awards & Loans), tel 01952 385385 Mayfair Home Educators, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 718429 Primary School Admissions (Telford & Wrekin), tel 01952 380903 School Admissions, Shropshire, tel 01743 254459 School Exclusions, Telford & Wrekin, tel 01952 380851 Schools Multi-cultural Development Service, tel 01952 380828 Secondary School Admissions (Telford & Wrekin), tel 01952 380901 Shropshire Inclusion Services (Special Educational Needs), tel 01743 254304

School & Sportswear Baker & Son, Wellington Market, Telford, tel 01952 641897 Class & Field - School & Sportswear at less than shop prices, tel 01952 408925 Fruit of the Loom Shop, Halesfield 10F, Telford, tel 01952 682830

Mary’s Tots & Teens, Newport, tel 01952 400476

Donnington Wood Infant School, Telford, tel 01952 386640

School Days Uniform Shop, tel 01743 340174

Donnington Wood Junior School, Telford, tel 01952 386660

Sports Jamkits - Professional Team Outfitters, tel 01743 442222

Dorrington CE Primary School, near Shrewsbury, tel 01743 718462

Primary Schools

Dothill Primary School, Severn Drive, Telford, tel 01952 386870

Apley Wood Primary School, Leegomery, Telford, tel 01952 386180 Aqueduct Primary School, Castlefields Way, Telford, tel 01952 386210 Barrow CE Primary School, near Broseley, tel 01952 727421 Baschurch CE Primary School, tel 01939 260443 Beckbury Primary School, Shifnal, tel 01952 750287 Belvidere Primary School, Tenbury Drive, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 365211 Bicton CE Primary School, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 850212

Grange Primary School, York Road, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 462984 Greenacres Primary School, Rutland, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 464570 Greenfields Primary School, Hemsworth Way, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 236397 Hadley Learning Community Primary School, Telford, tel 01952 387088 Hadnall CE Primary School, Astley Lane, Hadnall, tel 01939 210323

Bomere Heath CE Primary School, tel 01939 290359

Harlescott Junior School, Featherbed Lane, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 462087

Brockton CE Primary School , near Much Wenlock, tel 01746 785671

High Ercall Primary School, Church Rd, High Ercall, tel 01952 387570

Broseley Primary School, Dark Lane, Broseley, tel 01952 882673

Hollinswood Infant & Nursery School, Telford, tel 01952 386920 Hollinswood Junior School, Dale Acre Way, Telford, tel 01952 386940 Holmer Lake Primary School, Brookside, Telford, tel 01952 387580 Hope CE Primary School, Hope, Minsterley, tel 01743 891355 John Fletcher Junior School, Madeley, Telford, tel 01952 388188 John Randall Primary School, Madeley, Telford, tel 01952 388390 John Wilkinson Primary School, Coalport Road, Broseley, tel 01952 882950 Ladygrove Primary School, Dawley, Telford, tel 01952 388370 Lawley Primary School, Arleston Lane, Telford, tel 01952 388410 Lilleshall Primary School, tel 01952 388430 Longden CE Primary School, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 860480 Longnor CE Primary School, near Shrewsbury, tel 01743 718493

Brynhafren Primary School, Bausley, Crew Green, tel 01743 884455 Buildwas Primary School, nr Ironbridge, tel 01952 432135 Captain Webb Primary School, Dawley, Telford, tel 01952 386770 Christ Church CE Primary School, Cressage, tel 01952 510383 Church Aston Infant School, Newport, tel 01952 386390 Clive CE Primary School, The Hill, Grinshill, tel 01939 220385 Coalbrookdale & Ironbridge Primary School, Telford, tel 01952 386620 Coleham Primary School, Belle Vue, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 362668 Condover CE Primary School, Condover, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 872108 Crowmoor Primary School, Crowmere Road, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 235549 Crudgington Primary School, near Telford, tel 01952 386910 Dawley CE School, Doseley Road North, Telford, tel 01952 386280

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Schools Madeley Infant School, Telford, tel 01952 388190

School, Wellington, Telford, tel 01952 387360

Martin Wilson School, Castlefields, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 236520

Sir Alexander Fleming Prim. Sch, Sutton Hill, Telford, tel 01952 388010

Meadows Primary School, Ketley, Telford, tel 01952 386230

St Andrews CE School, Hopton Lane, Nesscliffe, tel 01743 741331

Meole Brace CE Primary School, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 233418 Mereside Primary School, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 343916 Millbrook Primary School, Leegomery, Telford, tel 01952 387640 Minsterley Primary School, Minsterley, tel 01743 791398 Moorfield Primary School, Newport, tel 01952 386470 Mount Pleasant Primary School, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 357808 Much Wenlock Primary School, tel 01952 727634 Muxton Primary School, Marshbrook Way, Telford, tel 01952 387690 Myddle CE Primary School, near Shrewsbury, tel 01939 290834 Newdale Primary School, Telford, tel 01952 387720 Newport Infant School, Granville Av., Newport, tel 01952 386610 Newport Junior School, tel 01952 386600 Newtown CE Primary School & Nursery, Wem, tel 01939 233353 Oak Meadow Primary School, Bayston Hill, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 874829 Old Park Primary School, Malinslee, Telford, tel 01952 387250 Oxon CE School, Bicton Heath, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 351948 Pontesbury CE Primary School, Bogey Lane, tel 01743 790226 Priorslee Primary School, Telford, tel 01952 387927 Queenswood Primary School, Ketley Bank, Telford, tel 01952 386961 Radbrook County Primary School, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 232895

St Georges CE Primary School, Telford, tel 01952 387750 St Georges Junior School, Woodfield Road, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 357133 St Giles CE Primary School, Portland Cres., Shrewsbury, tel 01743 356579

Tibberton CE Primary School, near Newport, tel 01952 387790 Trinity CE Primary School, Ford, near Shrewsbury, tel 01743 850227 Weston Lullingfields CE School, near Baschurch, tel 01939 260306 Wilfred Owen School, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 282360

William Reynolds Junior School, Woodside, Telford, tel 01952 388280

St Lucias CE School, Upton Magna, tel 01743 709652

Windmill Primary School, Brookside, Telford, tel 01952 386360

St Lukes Catholic Primary School, Trench, Telford, tel 01952 388222 St Marys Catholic Primary School, Castlefields, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 351032

Wombridge Primary School, Hartshill, Telford, tel 01952 388040 Woodfield Infant School, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 343812

St Mary’s Catholic Primary School, Madeley, Telford, tel 01952 388255

Woodlands Primary School, Woodside, Telford, tel 01952 386070

St Marys CE Primary School, Westbury, tel 01743 884411

Worthen CE Primary School, tel 01743 891320

St Matthews CE Primary School, Donnington Wood, Telford, tel 01952 386260

Wrekin View Primary School, Wellington, Telford, tel 01952 388088

St Patricks Catholic Pri. School, Wellington, Telford, tel 01952 386160

Wrockwardine Wood Infant School, Telford, tel 01952 387860

St Peter & St Paul Catholic Primary School, Newport, tel 01952 386450

Wrockwardine Wood Junior School, Trench, Telford, tel 01952 387880

St Peters CE Pri. Sch., Shrubbery Gardens, Wem, tel 01939 232292

Secondary Schools

St Peters CE Primary School, Bratton, Telford, tel 01952 387980 St Peters Primary School, Edgmond, near Newport, tel 01952 386680

St. Andrews CE Primary School, Shifnal, tel 01952 460226

Shawbury Primary School, Poynton Road, Shawbury, tel 01939 250323

Stiperstones CE Primary School, Snailbeach, tel 01743 791207

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Grange School, Worcester Road, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 445493

St Lawrence CE School, Preston-upon-the-Weald-Moors, tel 01952 387780

Redhill Primary School, Priorslee, Telford, tel 01952 387979

Short Wood Primary

Three Oaks Primary School, Stirchley, Telford, tel 01952 387490

William Reynolds Infant School, Woodside, Telford, tel 01952 388260

St Thomas & St Anne CE Primary School, Hanwood, tel 01743 860400

Shifnal Primary School, Curriers Lane, Shifnal, tel 01952 460500

Ercall Wood Technology College, Wellington, Telford, tel 01952 387300

St John the Baptist Primary School, Ruyton XI Towns, tel 01939 260445

Randlay Primary School, Telford, tel 01952 386986

Sheriffhales Primary School, Shifnal, tel 01952 460204

Teagues Bridge Primary School, Trench, Telford, tel 01952 388450

Stirchley Primary School, District Centre, Telford, tel 01952 387470 Sundorne Infant School, Corndon Crescent, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 362519

Abraham Darby School, Madeley, Telford, tel 01952 386000 Adams Grammar School, Newport (boys only), tel 01952 386300 Belvidere School, Crowmere Road, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 235073 Blessed Robert Johnson Catholic College, Wellington, Telford, tel 01952 386100 Burton Borough School, Newport, tel 01952 386500 Charlton Science College, Wellington, Telford, tel 01952 386800 Corbet School Technology College, Baschurch, tel 01939 260296

Hadley Learning Community Secondary School, Telford, tel 01952 387000 Idsall School, Shifnal, tel 01952 468400 Lord Silkin School, Stirchley, Telford, tel 01952 387400 Mary Webb School & Science College, Pontesbury, tel 01743 792100 Meole Brace Science College, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 235961 Newport Girls High School (aged 11 - 18), tel 01952 386400 Phoenix School, Manor Road, Dawley, Telford, tel 01952 386700 Priory School, Longden Road, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 284000 Sundorne School & Sports College, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 276700 Sutherland Business & Enterprise College, Telford, tel 01952 387800 Thomas Adams School, Lowe Hill, Wem, tel 01939 237000 Thomas Telford School City Technology College, Telford, tel 01952 200000 Wakeman School, Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 365771 William Brookes School, Farley Road, Much Wenlock, tel 01952 727606 Wrockwardine Wood Arts College, Telford, tel 01952 388300

Colleges 16 to 18 yrs Abraham Darby Academy 6th Form, Telford, tel 01952 386004/5 Adams Grammar School, Newport (boys only), tel 01952 386300 Blessed Robert Johnson Catholic College, Wellington, Telford, tel 01952 386100 New College, King Street, Wellington, Telford, tel 01952 641892 Newport Girls’ High School, tel 01952 386400 Shrewsbury College of Arts & Technology (SCAT), London Road, tel 01743 342342

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Independent Schools and Tutoring Maths & Physics Tuition for 11-16 year olds, Telford, tel 07946 761496 Maths A-Level Tuition, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 860459 • A high achieving and family-orientated co-educational school for children aged from 3 to 13 years old • Small class sizes and specialist teaching • First-rate facilities set in 30 acres of beautiful grounds on the edge of Shrewsbury, with its own purpose- built Pre-Prep called Little Prestfelde • A school which values academic success and offers wonderful opportunities in art, drama, CDT, music and sport along with numerous after-school activities and opportunities for flexi-boarding • Academic Scholarships available at 7+, 10+ and 11+ (Awards also available in Art, Sport and Music) • Open Mornings held every term (please contact the Registrar to arrange a visit 01743 245400) For further information visit our website: www.Prestfelde.co.uk Prestfelde School, London Road, Shrewsbury, SY2 6NZ

Maths Coaching at Home upto GCSE level, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 860824 Maths Tuition for 8 - 16 year olds, Telford, tel 01952 727869 Maths/English Tuition (age 7 - 14 at student’s home), tel 01939 234790 Newport Kumon Study Centre, tel 01952 820187

Shrewsbury College of Arts & Technology (SCAT), Radbrook Rd, tel 01743 232686

St Winefrides Convent School, Belmont, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 369883

Shrewsbury Sixth Form College, Priory Road, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 235491

Wrekin College (11 - 18), Wellington, Telford, tel 01952 265600

Telford College of Arts & Technology, Wellington, tel 01952 642200

Special Schools

The Thomas Adams 6th Form Centre, Wem, tel 01939 237000 Walford & North Shropshire College, Baschurch, nr Shrewsbury, tel 01939 262100

Independent Schools Access School, Harmer Hill, tel 01939 220797 Adcote School for Girls, Adcote, near Shrewsbury, tel 01939 260202 Castle House School, Newport, girls & boys 2 - 11, tel 01952 811035

Castle House School Chetwynd End Newport TF10 7JE “OUTSTANDING” say Inspectors Prep School. Co-ed 2-11 years Bursaries available to help with fees

01952 811035

Madeley Academy, Castlefields Way, Telford, tel 01952 527700 Old Hall School, Wellington, Telford, tel 01952 223117 Packwood Haugh School, Ruyton XI Towns, tel 01939 260217 Prestfelde Preparatory School, London Road, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 245400 Shrewsbury High Prep Sch.at Kingsland Grange (boys/girls 8+), tel 01743 232132 Shrewsbury High Pre-Prep Sch. (girls/boys 2-8 ), Kennedy Rd, tel 01743 271149 Shrewsbury High School (Girls aged 11 - 18), Town Walls, tel 01743 362872 Shrewsbury School, tel 01743 280500

Private Tuition in Reading, Writing & Maths (age 7 - 12), tel 01743 850329

The Bridge at HLC, Telford, tel 01952 387108 Woodlands Special School, Wem, tel 01939 232372

International Schools Concord College, near Shrewsbury, mixed, ages 13 - 19, tel 01694 731631

Tutoring A* Maths Tutoring Service for 9 - 19 year olds, tel 01952 501598 Bayston Hill Kumon Study Centre, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 367058 County Tutors, tel 0870 027 6898 Experienced Tuition in Literacy & Numeracy, tel 07966 577602 Maths & English Tuition, Primary Level, Telford, tel 01952 299475

www.FrenchforChildren.info

French Tuition to All Levels, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 363001

Funtime French - preschool French, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 233637 German & Spanish Tuition from GCSE to A-Level, tel 07505 858710

Mount Gilbert School, Dawley, Telford, tel 01952 387670

Southall School, Dawley, Telford, tel 01952 387600

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French/Spanish tuition. All ages and abilities considered, tel 01952 676866

Haughton School, Madeley, Telford, tel 01952 387540

Severndale School, Hearne Way, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 281600

Classes held at many locations across Telford and Wrekin

French/German Tuition/ GCSE & A Level, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 248034

Farleigh College, Condover, near Shrewsbury, tel 01743 872320

Overley Hall School, Wellington, Telford, tel 01952 740262

* Games, songs and fun activities * Small classes, grouped by age * Lots of individual attention * Winner of “What’s on for School Kids 2009”

French Tuition, Newport, tel 01952 812944

Cruckton Hall School (boys 9 - 18), Near Shrewsbury, tel 01743 860206

New Options, Higford Autism School, Shifnal, tel 01952 630600

After School French & Spanish for children aged 3 to 11

Help with French, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 351942 Randlay Kumon Study Centre, Telford, tel 01952 252637

La Jolie Ronde (French for age 3 - 11), Telford, tel 01952 272967

Shropshire Teaching Agency, tel 01952 251451

La Jolie Ronde French for Children age 3 - 11, N Shropshire, tel 01939 220687

Specialist Maths Tuition, All Ages, All Levels, tel 01743 874430

Le Club Francais, Telford, tel 01952 433250

Speech & Drama Tuition, tel 01743 233164

Telford Academy of English, tel 01952 251176

St Georges Kumon Study Centre, Telford, tel 01952 461078

Telford Chinese School, Wolves Uni Campus, Priorslee, tel 01952 200032

Student Support Centre, home based study in English & Maths, tel 0800 132277 Telford Tutoring, tel 01952 275994 WylyCopywriter English Tuition, GCSE to A Level, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 366933

Language Classes Ana Gutierrez Spanish Tutor (from KS2 - A Level), tel 01939 260580

Out of School Clubs Abacus Out of School Club, Dawley, Telford, tel 01952 501149 Abacus Out of School Club, Ketley Bank, Telford, tel 01952 617295 Abacus Out of School Club, Newport, tel 01952 813652 AFC Telford Study Centre, Wellington, tel 01952 567542

BHM Languages (French & Spanish), tel 01952 503225

Aqueduct After Hours & Holiday Club, Telford, tel 07968 291088

European Language Service, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 365830

Barbara’s Out-of-School & Holiday Club, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 364268

Florence Morimont French Tutor, Telford, tel 01952 258985

Bluebell Out of School Club, Martin Wilson Sch., Shrewsbury, tel 01743 233777

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Out-of-School Activities Holiday Schemes and Activities Aqueduct After Hours & Holiday Club, Telford, tel 01952 272397 Barbara’s Out-of-School & Holiday Club, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 364268 Bramble Hedge Holiday Club, Malinslee, Telford, tel 01952 423074 Bucks Cool Club, AFC Telford Study Centre, Wellington, tel 01952 567542 Castle House School, Newport, tel 07946 658735 Breakfast & After-school Clubs, Telford & Wrekin, tel 01952 385385 Broseley Playleaders, tel 01952 882700 Central Park Out of School Club, Priorslee, Telford, tel 01952 292092 Children & Young People’s Active Involvement Service, Telf., tel 01952 385119 Chipmunks Out of School Club, Stirchley, Telford, tel 01952 567101 Club 0 - 14 Kids Club, Old Coleham, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 244915 Club 4 Children, Priorslee Comm. Centre, Telford, tel 01952 670808 Crudgington Wrap-around Club, Primary School, Crudgington, tel 01952 386910 Earlyworld Kids Club, Muxton School, Telford, tel 01952 608660 Earlyworld Kids Club, Oxon School, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 363310 Edgmond Owls Out of School Club, near Newport, tel 01952 386685 Fir Tree Out of School Club, Monkmoor, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 271090 Frankwell Tots to Twelves, New Street, Shrewsbury, tel 07974 738191 Fun Factory, Sundorne Infants School, Shrewsbury, tel 07896 156209 Hazle’s Farm Breakfast & Afterschool Club, Shawbury, tel 01939 250234 Hollinswood After School Care, Dale Acre Way, Telford, tel 01952 289168 Hopscotch Out of School Club, Shifnal, tel 01952 463079

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Howzat Out of School Club, Lilleshall Cricket Club, tel 01952 677644 Ice Zone Study Centre, Ice Rink, Telford, tel 01952 382676 Kids 4 Us Out of School Club, Madeley, Telford, tel 01952 270062 Lawley Leaders, Lawley Community Centre, Telford, tel 01952 506767 Leegomery Stay & Play, Grainger Drive, Telford, tel 07929 021731 Noah’s Ark Before and After School Club, Newport, tel 01952 825066 Poppies Breakfast & Out of School Club, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 282367 Schoolhouse Before & After School Clubs, Stiperstones, tel 01743 792870 Sunflower Out of School Club, Kendal Road, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 457250 The Annexe @ Redhill, Priorslee, Telford, tel 01952 292868 The Brat Pack (age 4 12) , Bratton, Telford, tel 01952 246885 The Mount Nursery, Dark Lane, Broseley, tel 01952 882232 The Vineyard Day Nursery After School Care, Wellington, tel 01952 246334 Tick-Tocks Out of Hours Club, Dothill Infant School, Telford, tel 01952 567410 Tots and Toddlers Day Care After School Club, Telford, tel 01952 567967 Treetops Kids Club, Wenlock Road, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 358427 Trench Tots Out-of-School Club, Telford, tel 01952 270058 Woodentops Out of School Club, Woodside, Telford, tel 01952 583711

Castle House School Chetwynd End Newport

HOLIDAY CARE AVAILABLE

8.00 am - 6.00 pm Mon - Fri all school holidays

01952 811035 or 07957 574096 www.castlehouseschool.co.uk

Club 4 Children, Priorslee Comm. Centre, Telford, tel 01952 670808 Earlyworld Kids Club, Muxton School, Telford, tel 01952 608660 Earlyworld Kids Club, Oxon School, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 363310 Edgmond Owls Holiday Club, near Newport, tel 01952 386685 Grange Sports Centre Active Kids, Shrewsbury, tel 01952 241397 Hadley Under & Over 5s Holiday Club, Telford, tel 01952 411248 Holiday Club @ Dawley Baptist Church, Telford, tel 01952 613403 Ice Zone Study Centre, Ice Rink, Telford, tel 01952 382676 Kids Holiday Clubs, Stirchley Recreation Centre, Telford, tel 01952 382730 London Road Sports Centre, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 232098 Monkmoor Recreation Centre Playscheme, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 281561 Oakengates Leisure Centre, Telford, tel 01952 382810 Randlay Out of School Club, Randlay Comm. Centre, Telford, tel 01952 586499 Roman Road Sports Centre Playscheme, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 281562 Shrewsbury Sports Village Playscheme, tel 01743 281550 The Annexe @ Redhill, Priorslee, Telford, tel 01952 292868 The Brat Pack (age 4 12), Bratton, Telford, tel 01952 246885

The Hive Music & Media Centre, Belmont, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 234970 Tots and Toddlers Day Care Holiday Club, tel 01952 567967 Wellington Civic & Leisure Centre, Telford, tel 01952 382720

Places to Visit All Ironbridge Gorge Museums, Telford, tel 01952 884391 Attingham Park (National Trust), near Shrewsbury, tel 01743 708123 Benthall Hall, Broseley, tel 01952 882159 Bull Farm, Kenley, Nr Shrews. FREE Educational Group Visits, tel 01694 731676 Haughmond Abbey, near Shrewsbury, tel 01743 709661 Hawkstone Park & Follies, tel 01939 200611 Home Farm, Attingham, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 709243 Hoo Farm Animal Kingdom, Preston-on-the-Weald Moors, Telford, tel 01952 677917 Much Wenlock Museum, tel 01952 727679 Mythstories Museum, Aston Street, Wem, tel 01939 235500 Royal Air Force Museum (RAF Cosford), tel 01902 376200 Shrewsbury Abbey, tel 01743 232723 Shrewsbury Castle & Regimental Museum, tel 01743 358516 Shrewsbury Museums, tel 01743 281205 Telford Town Park, tel 01952 382340 Wenlock Priory (English Heritage), tel 01952 727466 Weston Park, Shifnal, tel 01952 852100 Wonderland, Telford, tel 01952 243359 Wroxeter Roman City (English Heritage), tel 01743 761330

Railways Telford Steam Railway, Horsehay, Telford, tel 07765 858348

Out of Area Attractions Acton Scott Historic Working Farm & Museum, tel 01694 781306 Aerial Extreme Adventure Rope Course, Trentham, Staffs, tel 0845 652 1736 Alton Towers, Staffordshire, tel 0871 222 3330

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Places to Go Apple Jacks Farm, Cheshire, tel 01925 268495 Bantock House & Park, Wolverhampton, tel 01902 552195 Black Country Living Museum, Dudley, West Midlands, tel 0121 557 9643 Blue Planet Aquarium, Cheshire Oaks, Ellesmere Port, tel 0151 357 8804 Boogle’s Barn, Malpas, Cheshire, tel 0845 3301335 Bridgnorth Cliff Railway, tel 01746 762052 Centre for Alternative Technology, Machynlleth, tel 01654 705950 Chester Zoo, tel 01244 380280 Crazy Knights Indoor Play Centre, Oswestry, tel 01691 657780 Crocky Trail, near Chester, tel 01244 336161 Drayton Manor Family Theme Park & Zoo, Tamworth, Staffs, tel 08444 721950 Dudley Zoo & Castle, West Midlands, tel 01384 215313 Erddig House & Garden, near Wrexham, tel 01978 315151

Gentleshaw Bird of Prey Hospital & Wildlife Centre, Staffs, tel 01785 850379 Go Ape! Cannock and Delamere Forests (from age 10), tel 0845 643 9215 Grosvenor Park Miniature Railway, Chester, tel 07813 709674 Hack Green Secret Nuclear Bunker, Nantwich, Cheshire, tel 01270 629219 Hoverdays (age 15+), near Oswestry, tel 01691 611897 King Arthur’s Labyrinth & Bard’s Quest Maze, Corris, tel 01654 761584 Land of Lost Content Nostalgia Museum, Craven Arms, tel 01588 676176 Llangollen Railway, tel 01978 860979 Ludlow Castle, tel 01584 873355 Mickey Millers Family Play Barn, Craven Arms, tel 01588 673800 Monkey Forest, Trentham, Staffs, tel 01782 659845 Museum of Cannock Chase, Cannock, Staffs, tel 01543 877666 Offa’s Dyke Centre, Knighton, Powys, tel 01547 528192

Park Hall Countryside Experience, Oswestry, tel 01691 671123

Come and enjoy a great family day out at the

Rodbaston Visitor Centre, Animal Zone, Shop and Tearoom Open every weekend and during the school holidays between 10.00am and 5.00pm and there is ample free parking Adults (16+) £4.00 Children (3 to 16) £3.00 Family

Rays Farm, Billingsley, Bridgnorth, tel 01299 841255 Reaseheath College, Cheshire, tel 01270 613242 Rednal Paintball Arena, near Oswestry, tel 01691 610700 Rodbaston College Animal Zone Visitor Centre, tel 01785 710560 Severn Valley Railway, Bewdley, Worcs, tel 01299 403816

Shugborough Historic Working Estate, Rugeley, tel 01889 881388

(2 adults + 2 children)

£12.00 Concessions

£3.00 Under 3's FREE

Powysland Museum, Welshpool, tel 01938 554656

Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre, Craven Arms, tel 0345 6789 024

Admission:

(60+, Disabled, Carers and Students)

Plas Power Adventure, Southsea, near Wrexham, tel 01978 754747

9 r 200 New fo l and a rn u ct o N rooms, exotics aviary, ds wetlan a, Alpaca burr Kooka ea. and Rh

South Staffordshire College Rodbaston Campus Penkridge, Stafford, Staffordshire ST19 5PH Tel: 01785 710560 www.rodbaston.ac.uk/visitorcentre

Small Breeds Farm Park & Owl Centre, Kington, tel 01544 231109 Stockley Working Farm, Northwich, Cheshire, tel 01565 777323

Stokesay Castle, nr Craven Arms, tel 01588 672544 Talyllyn Railway, Tywyn, tel 01654 710472 Tamworth Snowdome, tel 08448 000011 Techniquest Glyndwr, Wrexham, tel 01978 293400 The Gingerbread Man (Wacky Warehouse), Market Drayton, tel 01630 652771 The Judge’s Lodging, Presteigne, tel 01544 260650 The National Sea Life Centre, Birmingham, tel 0871 423 2110 The Palms Tropical Oasis/ Stapeley Water Gardens, Cheshire, tel 01270 623868 The Salt Museum & Stretton Watermill, Cheshire, tel 01606 271640 The Spaceguard Centre, Knighton, Powys, tel 01547 520247 The Welshpool & Llanfair Railway, tel 01938 810441 Thinktank - Birmingham Science Museum, tel 0121 202 2222 Waterworld, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffs, tel 0844 4961000

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Children’s Activities Riding for the Disabled Association, tel 0845 658 1082 Short Breaks Project for Disabled Children, Shropshire, tel 01743 256258 Shrewsbury RFC Disability Tag Rugby, Shrews. Sports Village, tel 07918 641588 Shropshire Sharks, tel 01743 236960 Sport for All, Mencap Gateway Club, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 361958 Swimming Lessons for Disabled Youngsters, tel 07818 017803 TACT Rugby Inclusion (Telf RFC Rugby Rebels), TCAT Superdome, tel 07918 641588 Telford Disabled Angling Club, tel 01952 590605 The British Institute for Chinese Martial Arts (>4), Telford, tel 07939 667003

West Midlands Safari Park, Bewdley, Worcs, tel 01299 400700 Whitchurch Heritage Centre, tel 01948 665432 Whittington Castle, near Oswestry, tel 01691 662397

Theatres and Cinemas Cineworld, Old Potts Way, Shrewsbury, tel 0871 200 2000 Oakengates Theatre @ The Place, Telford, tel 01952 382382 Odeon Cinema, Forgegate, Telford, tel 0871 224 4007 Old Market Hall, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 281281 The Belfrey Theatre, Wellington, Telford, tel 01952 222277 The Edge Arts Centre, William Brookes School, Much Wenlock, tel 01952 728509 Theatre Severn, Shrewsbury’s New Theatre Venue, tel 01743 281281

Leisure and Sport for Disabled and Special Needs Children Access 2 Activities Project, Telford & Wrekin Council, tel 01952 385117 Art Start (Creative Activities, from age 14), Shrewsbury, tel 01743 363399 Club 17 (from age 11), Webb Centre, Dawley, Telford, tel 01952 385307 Disability Football, Shropshire & T&W, tel 01743 255094 Disability Multisports (age 5-15), Shrewsbury Sports Village, tel 01743 281550 Disability Sports Club, Oakengates Leisure Centre, Telford, tel 07932 642244 I Can 2, Newport Swimming Pool, tel 01952 382740 I Can 2, Telford Council, tel 07894 129860 Madeley Sports FC Ability Counts Football, TCAT, Telford, tel 01952 526741

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Youth Clubs 7-Up! & 11+ @ Dawley Baptist Church , Telford, tel 01952 403947 Belle Vue Junior (9-12) and Senior (13+) Youth Clubs, Shrews, tel 01743 355501 Brookside Youth Project, Telford, tel 01952 385313 College & Arleston Youth Project, Telford, tel 01952 385321 Donnington Wood & St Georges Youth Project, Telford, tel 01952 385325 Grange Youth Centre, Mount Pleasant Rd, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 344800 Hadley & Leegomery Youth Project, Telford, tel 01952 388479

Sports Centres

Junior Youth Club (age 10 - 13), Park Lane Centre, Telford, tel 01952 683700

Grange Sports Centre, Mount Pleasant Road, Shrewsbury, tel 01952 241397

Kidz Klubs (Christian Activities age 5 - 11), Shrewsbury, tel 01743 364101

Hadley Learning Community, Sports Hall & Dance Studio, tel 01952 388470

Kool Kids (Christian message) from age 7, Bomere Heath, tel 01939 290034

Idsall Sports Centre, tel 01952 460499

Malinslee, Langley & Dawley Youth Project, tel 01952 385305

London Road Sports Centre, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 232098

Newport Youth Project, Burton Borough School, tel 01952 385532

Madeley Court Sport Centre, Telford, tel 01952 382770 Mary Webb Sports Centre, Pontesbury, tel 01743 792027 Monkmoor Outdoor Recreation Centre, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 281561 Much Wenlock Leisure Centre, tel 01952 727629 Oakengates Leisure Centre, Telford, tel 01952 382810 Phoenix Sports Centre, Dawley, Telford, tel 01952 382780 Roman Road Sports Centre, Longden Road, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 281562 Shrewsbury Sports Village, tel 01743 281550 Stirchley Recreation Centre, Grange Avenue, Telford, tel 01952 382730 The Quarry Leisure & Fitness Centre, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 281555 Thomas Adams Sports Centre, Wem, tel 01939 237014 Wellington Civic & Leisure Centre, Telford, tel 01952 382720

Park Lane Youth Project, Woodside, Telford, tel 01952 683714 Pilots Shrewsbury, URC Youth Club (age 7 -13), tel 01743 355730 Shell Club (age 7 - 13), Methodist URC, Wem, tel 01939 233908 Stirchley Youth Project, Telford, tel 01952 385345 Sundorne Youth Centre, Sundorne Road, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 344500 Sutton Hill Youth Project, South Gate, Telford, tel 01952 385351 The Place Kids Club, Oakengates, Telford, tel 01952 382382 The Rock Youth Club (1116), Belle Vue, Shrewsbury, tel 07934 450655 Wellington Youth Project, Telford, tel 01952 385318

Uniformed Groups Air Training Corps (age 13 - 19) - find your local group, tel 01902 377211 Army Cadet Force, Shropshire (age 13 - 18), tel 01743 231779

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Children’s Activities Boys Brigade (from age 5) - find your local group, tel 01442 231681 Girls Brigade (from age 5) - find your local group, tel 01235 510425 Police Cadets (age 16 18), Telford & Wrekin, tel 01952 214885 Telford Sea Cadets, Donnington, Telford, tel 01952 410857 Territorial Army (Army Information Line), tel 0845 7300 111

Duke of Edinburgh Award Scheme Shortwood Sports & Outdoor Centre, Wellington, Telford, tel 01952 385343

Beavers Cubs and Scouts

Windband, Greyfriars Road, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 367482

Shropshire Community Directory for clubs, societies, organisations and help groups

http://www.shropshire.gov.uk/ shropshire/community.nsf

Air Sports Espiritu Balloon Flights, Shropshire (from age 7), tel 0845 458 2575 Shropshire Aero Club, learn to fly from age 14, tel 01939 232882 Virgin Balloon Flights, Shropshire (min height 4’6”), tel 0871 663 0016

Archery Bowbrook Archers, Shrewsbury, tel 01952 770794

Find your local group, tel 0845 300 1818

Grand National Archery Society, Lilleshall, tel 01952 677888

Rainbows Brownies Guides and Rangers

Long Mynd Archers, Much Wenlock Sports Centre, tel 01694 722767

Find your local group, tel 0800 169 5901

Performing Arts Services County Music Supplies, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 361616 Creations Dance Costumes, Telford, tel 01952 684552

Shrewsbury Bowmen, tel 01952 603061 Telford Archers, Wellington, Telford, tel 01952 240414

Arts and Crafts Cuckoo Crafts - activites for all ages at festivals & events, tel 01939 233977

Kelly Dancewear, St John’s Hill, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 344737

Penny’s Crafts - Card Making Workshops, tel 07792 017838

Krimzon Rok Dancewear, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 232356

Sunshine Arts, Telford, tel 01952 505073

Maggies Occasions Ltd, Dawley, Telford, tel 01952 502977

Astronomy

Music Bros, Spencers Mall, Telford Town Centre, tel 01952 210186

Telford Athletic Club, tel 01952 506671

Telford Music Academy, Wellington, Telford, tel 01952 270027 Wholesale Dancewear, Telford, tel 01952 602298

Basketball Shrewsbury Basketball Club & Sharks, tel 01743 353793 Shropshire Warriors Basketball Club, tel 01952 505865

Cycling & Bikes BMX Trax - various venues in Shrewsbury, tel 01743 251000 Broseley House Cycle Hire, Broseley, tel 01952 882043 Cycling (age 8 - 18), Shrewsbury Sports Village, tel 01743 281550 Cycling in Shropshire (Shropshire Council), tel 01743 253008 Lads & Dads Bikeability Cycle Training, Telford, tel 07850 258603 Mid Shropshire Wheelers, Youth Squad, Shrews Sports Village, tel 01743 359109

AMF Bowling, Brixton Way, Shrewsbury, tel 08448 263032 Tenpin Telford, tel 0871 873 2450

Camping and Youth Hostels Bridges Long Mynd Youth Hostel, tel 01588 650656

Circus and Stunts Juggling Club, Shrewsbury (from age 11), tel 01743 247726 Shrewsbury Street Theatre Club - get involved!, tel 07866 827592

Clay Modelling and Pottery Create a Plate Ceramics - mobile pottery painting, tel 07701 054136 Mill Street Pottery, Wem, tel 01939 234609 The Clay Centre, Broseley, tel 07973 866198

Shrewsbury Athletic Club (from age 9), tel 01743 358613

Salop Music Centre, St Michael’s Street, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 364111

Soundscape Studios, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 363660

Telford Badminton Club, tel 01952 581768

Bowling and Skittles

Athletics Shropshire Athletic Association (from age 7), tel 01952 612963

Salop Sheet Music, St Michael’s Street, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 365561

Shropshire Junior County Badminton Club, tel 07989 840256

Wrekin Riders - BMX tracks/ dirt jumps in Telford, tel 07976 100463

Shropshire Astronomical Society, tel 01952 405211

Pippin (Ballet & Children’s Wear), Wem, tel 01939 232905

Salop Music Centre, Wellington, Telford, tel 01952 255310

Shropshire County Badminton Association, tel 01952 604554

The Bicycle Hub, Jackfield, Ironbridge, tel 01952 883249

Calligraphy Lessons (>age 8), Shrewsbury, tel 01743 233104

DWM Studios, Shrewsbury, tel 07951 287189

Music Bros, Roushill Bank, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 240231

Junior Badminton (age 8-16), Shrewsbury Sports Village, tel 01743 281550

Telford Athletic Stadium & Track, tel 01952 382810 Wenlock Olympians Athletics Club, tel 01952 882848

Badminton Badminton Club, Phoenix Sports Centre, Telford, tel 01952 382780 Badminton, all ages, Stirchley Recreation Centre, Telford, tel 01952 382730

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Children’s Activities FENN’S, WHIXALL & BETTISFIELD MOSSES NATIONAL NATURE RESERVE EVENTS 2010 For all events please meet at Manor House NNR Base, Whixall unless otherwise stated. Wed 7 April 2pm Spring has Sprung Easter egg eco-trail suitable for ages 5+. Sun 25 April 2pm Birds of the Mosses Walk An afternoon walk on the Mosses with Estelle Hughes & Eric Marsh. Due to popular demand there will be an additional Birds of the Mosses Walk on Mon 26 April at 2pm led by Pete Bowyer, Natural England. Sat 15 May 11am Mosses Wildlife & Food Fair. This family fair will be packed with local food stalls & activities including guided walks on the Mosses with opportunities for bug hunting, wood carving, crafts & making wildlife homes. Sun 16 May 9am Amphibian & Reptile Hunt. Sunday 6 June 2pm Marvellous Moths of the Mosses Walk. An afternoon walk with Pete Boardman, to look for the day-flying moths of the Mosses. Meet at Morris’ Bridge, Whixall Moss NNR car park. Sun 20 June 2pm Water Vole Workshop. Meet at Bettisfield Village Hall. Sun 4 July 2pm Dazzling Dragonflies & Damselflies Walk. It is essential that all events except talks must be booked in advance and are free unless otherwise stated. Please contact Caroline Dahn on 0300 060 0583 or e-mail caroline. dahn@naturalengland.org.uk or visit www.naturalengland.org.uk Fenn’s, and Whixall Mosses practical volunteering tasks are held on the 2nd Sunday and 4th Thursday of every month. Contact 01948 880362 for details.

Top Pot Ceramics, Mere Park Garden Centre, Newport, tel 01952 813203 Wenlock Pottery & Ceramic Café, tel 01952 727600

Climbing and Mountaineering Climbing and Tots Climbing (age2-16), Shrews. Sports Village, tel 01743 281550 Shropshire Climbing Centre, Newport, tel 01952 814566

Computers Komputers 4 Kids - Donate Old Computer Equipment, tel 07859 810458

Conservation and Wildlife

Forton Cricket Club, near Newport, tel 01952 405639 Lilleshall Cricket Club, tel 01952 677644 Madeley Cricket Club, Telford, tel 07737 540820 Newport Cricket Club, tel 01952 810403 Shifnal Cricket Club, tel 01952 462033 Shrewsbury Cricket Club, London Road, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 363655

Cadwaladr Sch. of Ballet & Theatre, Wellington, Telford, tel 01952 248616 Carmichael School of Theatre Arts, Oakengates, Telford, tel 01952 619155 Centre Point Dance School, Theatre Severn, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 364812 Chinese Dance Classes, TCS, Wolves Uni Campus, Priorslee, tel 01952 200032

For enquiries and bookings please contact Melody Bear Movement classes for children aged 2 to 4 yrs

Music, Movement & Make-believe for Pre-school Children

Classes held in Dorrington, Shrewsbury and now at Old Hall School, Wellington, Telford

For further details contact:

Catherine Griffiths

F.I.S.T.D C.D.E Approved Tutor for I.S.T.D Montessori Dip. Norland NNEB.

Tel: (01694) 771805

Cordinaires Dance Troupe (age 4 to 16+), Telford, tel 07730 608059

Creative Company/Tales2Tell, Shifnal, tel 01952 462787 Dance 2gether, Funky Feet & Freestyle, Shrewsbury, tel 07946 630963 Dance Connection, Telford, Newport & Shifnal, tel 01952 812293 Dance Expressions, Shrewsbury, tel 01694 771805 Dance to Fitness (Ballet, American Jazz), all ages, Telford, tel 07718 517725 Dance With Music (Ballroom), Telford, tel 07818 476322

Shropshire Cricket Board & County Club, tel 01952 265676 Wellington Cricket Club, tel 01952 242613 Wem Cricket Club, tel 01939 290739

Cuan House Wildlife Rescue Centre, Much Wenlock, tel 01952 728070 Go Wild - Shrewsbury Watch Group (age 8 - 12), tel 01743 284297 Greenpeace, Shropshire, tel 01952 417282 Parks and Countryside Sites Team, Shropshire Council, tel 01743 255061 Shrewsbury Friends of the Earth, tel 01743 260971 Shropshire Badger Group, tel 01743 860091 Shropshire Ornithological Society, tel 01952 761507 Telford Friends of the Earth, tel 07976 697931 The Greenwood Centre, Coalbrookdale, Telford, tel 01952 432769

Cricket Bomere Heath Cricket Club, tel 01939 290423

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Michelle Rowden I.D.T.A. Associate Freestyle - Tap Theatre Craft - Ballet Classes in Shrewsbury for children 3 years plus Ballet & Boogie Funky Feet & Freestyle Adults - Funky Feet & Fitness

For more information please ring 07946 630963 www.dance2gether.com

Dance and Drama Ballet/Tap/Modern Dancing Classes, Shrewsbury, tel 01694 771568

01691 791522

Blue Eyed Soul Dance Company (inclusive dance), tel 01743 210830

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Children’s Activities Drama Studio Workshop, Wombridge Parish Centre, Telford, tel 01952 249519 Footloose Linedance Classes, Shrewsbury, tel 01939 260954 Fusion Dance Classes (from age 3), Shrewsbury, tel 07791 691320 Gaston-Payne School of Theatre and Dance, Telford, tel 01952 293986 Happy Feet Dance Workshops, Shrewsbury, tel 07812 989245 Jane Jones Dance Classes, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 850023 Jayne Chidlow School of Dance (ballet, tap, modern, disco), tel 01743 460492 Lulu Street Dance / Cheerleading, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 256266

Shropshire Youth Theatre Drama groups for 5yrs - 25yrs Contact: Maggie 07813 026367 Maggie22112@yahoo.co.uk www.shropshireyouththeatre.co.uk

The Shrewsbury Angels Cheer Squad meet every Wednesday @ Ditherington Community Centre, Long Row, Ditherington 6.30 - 8.30 pm

* Places are limited and offered on a first come first served basis * Our coaches hold official UKCA cheerleading awards and are CRB checked * Just ring Dorothy (07990 797486) or come along to the session to register * The courses are provided by “Through the Doorway to Healthy Living “ * Please wear leggings, tee-shirt and trainers to the sessions * Cost £3 per session

Severn Valley School of Dance, Shifnal, tel 01952 811006 Shrewsbury Angels & All Stars Cheerleading (age 5-15), tel 07849 171986 Shrewsbury Cheerleading (boys & girls aged 6 - 9), tel 07810 891677 Shropshire Dance Ballet (from age 3), tel 01743 240748 Shropshire Youth Theatre, tel 07813 026367 Stage 2 Performing Arts Academy, Golf Driving Range, Shrews., tel 01743 232211

Springlea Fishery, Lea Cross, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 860972 Telford Angling Association, tel 01952 244272

Stagecoach Theatre Arts School, Telford, tel 01952 273694

Boxercise (non-contact, from age 5), Park Lane Centre, Telf., tel 01952 683700

Stagekids Amateur Theatre Group, Shifnal, tel 05602 605274 Telford Academy of Performing Arts, Ketley, Telford, tel 07554 366498 Telford Stage School & Dynamic Dance, Telford & Newport, tel 01952 400441

Fitness and Exercise

NRGIZE (for 11 - 15 year olds), Leisure Centres, Telford, tel 01952 382730 Reccy Rangers (age 5 - 14) informal play activities, Shrews., tel 01743 255932 Sports Development within Shropshire Council, tel 01743 255071

Football 5-a-Side Football, Telford & Shrewsbury, tel 0845 2302340

Ryan-Dey Academy for Irish Dance (age 4 - 24), Telford, tel 07957 568140

IN SHREWSBURY

Ditherington Angling Club, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 369007

Stagecoach Theatre Arts School, Shrewsbury, tel 01691 661455

Miss Debbie’s Dance Studio, Telford, tel 07989 691244

CHEERLEADING CLASSES

Fish and Fishing

Hiphop, Cheerdance, Irish, “Strictly Ballroom”, Latin & many more styles taught

Admaston Juniors Football Club (boys only age 7-14), Telford, tel 01952 407006 Baschurch Juniors Football Club, tel 01939 291019

MONDAY - SHREWSBURY SPORTS VILLAGE

Broseley Youth Sports FC, tel 01952 882700

TUESDAY - TRINITY HALL, MEOLE BRACE

Ercall Colts FC (boys 5 - 17 years), tel 07796 820917

4.30 - 5.25pm ages 7 - 10 years

4.30 - 5.25pm ages 11 years upwards SATURDAY - ST GILES HALL, SUTTON WAY

3.00 - 3.55pm ages 9 - 11 years

Other classes available - please ask Jo Tutor: Joanne Hague CRB Checked and Insured Optional participation in medals, competitions and carnivals etc!

Bring this advert with you to get your child’s first class FREE

The Edge Youth Theatre (age 13+), Much Wenlock, tel 01952 728509 The Little Theatre (from age 10), Donnington, Telford, tel 01952 603441 The Sharon Ann Freestyle Dance Academy, Newport, tel 01902 336707 The Viv Kelly School of Dance, Theatre Severn, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 344737 Topaz Dance School, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 272672 Xtreme School of Dance, tel 07971 942867

Fencing Shrewsbury Fencing Club (age 13+), tel 01743 243033 Shropshire County Fencing Union, tel 01952 740429

Excel Football (age 5 - 12), London Road, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 232098 Frankwell Wanderers Football Club, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 244566 Junior Football & Futsal (8-16), Shrewsbury Sports Village, tel 01743 281550 Little Kickers Football Club, 5 - 7’s Shrewsbury and Telford, tel 05602 609413 Madeley Sports Football Club, Telford, tel 01952 526741 Madeley Youth Football (Girls), Telford, tel 01952 289540 Powerleague Shrewsbury, Kids Football Parties, tel 01743 239050 Prees Jaguars Mini Soccer Club, tel 01939 235032 Randlay Colts Junior Football Club, Telford, tel 07717 492539 SAHA Football Club (under 12s), Shrewsbury, tel 07800 689206 Shawbury United Junior Football Club, tel 07950 740089 Shrewsbury Juniors FC, tel 07724 139561

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Shrewsbury Town Football Club, tel 0871 811 8800 Shropshire Football Association, tel 01743 362769 Spalaig Tornadoes (age 8 - 15), Telford, tel 01952 595864 Sports Jam Football Coaching, tel 01743 442222 St Georges Juniors FC, Telford, tel 01952 617892 TCAT Super Dome (Indoor Football), tel 01952 642461 Telford & Wrekin Football Development - Fun Courses, tel 01952 382329 Telford United Football Club, tel 01952 640064 The Meresiders FC, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 350865 Wrekin Juniors Football Club, tel 01952 404848

Golf Arscott Golf Club, Pontesbury, tel 01743 860881 Hawkstone Park Golf Centre, tel 01948 841700 Horsehay Village Golf Centre, Telford, tel 01952 382640 Junior Golf at Shrewsbury Golf Club, tel 01743 874581 Lilleshall Hall Golf Club, near Newport, tel 01952 604104 Meole Brace Golf Course, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 364050 Shrewsbury Golf Driving Range, tel 01743 354975 The Shropshire Golf Centre, Muxton, Telford, tel 01952 677800 Wrekin Golf Club Ltd, Wellington, Telford, tel 01952 244032

Gymnastics and Trampoline British Gymnastics, tel 0845 1297129 Elements Acro Gymnastics, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 860484 Gym & Trampolining, various groups, Idsall Sports Centre, tel 01952 460499 Gymnastics & Trampoline Clubs, Shifnal, tel 07843 675074 London Road Sports Centre, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 232098 Madeley Court Sports Centre, Telford, tel 01952 382770 New Elite Gymnastics, Shrewsbury & Lilleshall, tel 01743 357842 Newport Gymnastics Club, Burton Borough School, tel 07976 938921

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Children’s Activities

The Big FREE Maths and Science Fun Day

Get hands on with Maths and Science at this FREE and funfilled event for all the family. Enginuity, Dudley Zoo, Corner Exotics, launch your own rocket and make your own wind turbine. We look forward to you joining us on Saturday 26th June 2010 from 1 pm - 5 pm Contact Georgia Tomlinson on 01743 235264 tomlinson.g@shropshirelg.net

Park Wrekin Gym Club, Wrekin College, tel 01743 761955

Oakage Riding Centre, Hope, Nr Minsterley, tel 01743 791418

Severn Trampoline Club, Shrewsbury Sports Village, tel 07806 072915

Pony Trekking on Long Mountain, tel 01743 891274

Shooting Stars Gymnastics, Telford, tel 07905 956644 Shrewsbury Gym Club, tel 01743 350262 Stage 2 Gymnastics School, Golf Driving Range, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 232211 Trampolining Club, Oakengates Leisure Centre, tel 01952 382810 Under 16s Gym Club, Newport Fitness Centre, tel 01952 811898

History Archaeology and Genealogy Shropshire Archives, Castle Gates, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 255350

Hockey Shrewsbury Hockey Club, tel 01743 353737 Telford & Wrekin Hockey Club (Juniors aged 5 - 15), tel 07904 673775

Horseriding Berriewood Farm Equestrian Centre, Dorrington, tel 01743 718252 Donnington Saddle Club, Telford, tel 01952 608423 Grange Farm Riding School, Wem, tel 01939 235057 Hollies Western Stables, Bings Heath, Nr Shrewsbury, tel 01939 251952 Lilleshall Equestrian Centre, tel 01952 677166 Mill Farm Riding Centre, Hughley, Much Wenlock, tel 01746 785645 Nedge Farm Riding Centre, Telford, tel 01952 728205

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Prescott Equestrian Centre, Baschurch, Shrewsbury, tel 01939 260712 Telford Equestrian Centre, nr Donnington Wood, Telford, tel 01952 619825 Telford Riding Club (equestrian shows), tel 07929 658971 The Wyke Equestrian Centre, Shifnal, tel 01952 460560

Ice Sports Telford Ice Rink & various junior ice hockey clubs, tel 0845 155 9966

Kites Shropshire Kite Club, tel 01939 234486 Sky Bums - kite making workshops & parties, tel 01939 234486

Martial Arts Ace Martial Arts Academy (Lil Dragons age 4-7), Telford, tel 01952 606806 Bai Lang Martial Arts (from age 4), Hortonwood, Telford, tel 08000 436 936 Bushido Judo Kwai, from age 5, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 358415 Castle Karate Wado Kai Club (age 6+), Shrewsbury & Telford, tel 07841 389359 Chinese Kung Fu Classes, TCS, Wolves Uni Campus, Priorslee, tel 01952 200032 Cotterill Martial Arts Academy, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 232202 English Contact Karate, Telford, tel 07930 532867 English Contact Karate, The Lantern, Shrewsbury, tel 07870 802971

Furinkazan Aikido Dojo, Stirchley, Telford, tel 01952 596211 Ju-jitsu / Russian Martial Arts, Priory School, Shrewsbury, tel 07885 541457 Karate - Shito-Ryu Shukokai Union, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 873013 Karate & Tai Kwondo Coaching, Phoenix Sports Centre, Telford, tel 01952 382780 Karate (from 5 years), Stirchley Rec. Centre, Telford, tel 01952 382730 Karate, Martin Wilson School, Shrewsbury, tel 07881 880738 Kazoku Kai Karate (>age 6), Idsall Sports Centre, Shifnal, tel 07890 416993

Wrekin Shotokan Karate Club (from age 8), tel 01952 265600 Wrekin Star Judo Club (age 6+), Thomas Telford Sch., Telford, tel 01952 245943

Music Groups Shrewsbury Young Performers’ Choir, tel 01743 365369

Music Teachers Acoustic & Electric Guitar, all abilities & styles, tel 07742 490989 Acoustic/Electric Guitar Tutor, Cressage, tel 07739 356072 Active in Music, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 363154 Alex Price Music Tuition, Telford, tel 01952 462172

Ken Mon Kan Aikido Club, Oakengates Leisure Centre, tel 01952 403195 Ken-, Ju-, Batto- & KoboJutsu: Junsei Ryu, Shrewsbury, tel 07747 450726 Ki Aikido Club, Cressage, tel 01952 460147 Kids’ Jujitsu Training, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 792915 Kung Fu & Kickboxing, Sports Village, Shrewsbury, tel 07784 125614 Kyushinkai Martial Arts Club, Telford, tel 07940 726311 Learn Self Defence (Tae Kwon Do), Shrews Sports Village, tel 07809 757269 Lee Matthews Blackbelt Academy (including Little Ninjas), tel 0800 389 3987 Newport Little Dragons Karate (Cosy Hall & Lilleshall), tel 07830 524321 Newport Shotokan Karate, Burton Borough School, tel 07946 490491 Shrewsbury Aikido Club, Grange Sports Centre, tel 01939 235006 Shushokan Karate (4+), Shrewsbury & Pontesbury, tel 07805 247406 Tae Kwon Do & Karate, Idsall Sports Centre, Shifnal, tel 01952 460499 Telford Thai Boxing, MOD Donnington Barracks, tel 07854 960964 Telford Wado-Ryu Karate Club, Telford, tel 07815 310315 The British Institute for Chinese Martial Arts (>4) Telford, tel 07939 667003 Universal Martial Arts (age 7+), tel 01743 243298

Alto & Tenor Saxophone Tuition, Telford, tel 01952 680073 Beginners’ Piano, Telford, tel 01952 608232 Brass Tuition, all ages, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 270489 Carpe Diem Guitar Tuition (from age 5), Shrewsbury, tel 07737 741860 Clarinet & Saxophone Tuition, Newport, tel 01952 529891 Classical/Jazz Piano & Guitar Tutor, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 232215 Electric & Acoustic Guitar Tutor, Telford, tel 07704 651955 Electric, Electric Bass & Acoustic Guitar Tuition, tel 07790 133159 Electric/Bass Guitar Lessons, all ages, Newport, tel 07800 759531 Flute Tuition, experienced teacher, all ages, all abilities, tel 01952 461340 Guitar and Piano Tuition from age 7, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 271269 Guitar Tuition for Children, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 361455

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Children’s Activities Guitar/Bass Tuition from age 8, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 360075 Instrument Tuition, DWM Studios, Shrewsbury, tel 07951 287189 Keyboard Lessons, any age, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 366152 Keyboard, Piano & Violin Tutor, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 353654 Melodeon & Percussion Workshops (> age 8), tel 07747 863284 Piano & Flute Tuition, Newport, tel 01952 419668 Piano & Woodwind Teacher, Telford, tel 01952 223010 Piano Tuition, all ages, all abilities, tel 07980 111169 Piano Tuition, Shawbirch, Telford, tel 01952 276174 Piano Tuition, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 249365 Piano Tuition, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 873840 Piano Tuition, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 860433 Piano Tuition, Telford, tel 01952 244435 Piano Tutor, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 236633 Piano Tutor, Telford, tel 01952 253379 Piano Tutor, Wem, tel 01939 234771 Piano/Keyboard Tuition, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 850256

Netball

Squash

Recycles Junior Netball Club, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 358504

Mini, Junior & Teen Squash, Shrewsbury Sports Village, tel 01743 281550

Shrewsbury Netball Club, tel 01743 359538 Tibberton Junior Netball Club (girls & boys), Newport, tel 01952 550461

Outdoor Pursuits Centres Adventure PGL, tel 08700 551551 The Adventure Rope Course, Shrewsbury (from age 8), tel 01743 232561 The Edge Adventure Activity Centre, nr Much Wenlock, tel 01952 727491

Paintball, Laser Games, Karting Quasar (Laser Games), AMF Bowling, Shrewsbury, tel 0870 118 3032 Salop Paintball Games & Karts, tel 01952 222213

Photography Broseley Camera Club (age 14+), tel 01952 884766

Rollerskates and Skateboards Get Your Skates On Rollerskating Club, Shrewsbury, tel 07956 409964

Saxophone & Clarinet Tuition, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 363016

Outdoor Skateparks, various venues in Telford, tel 07976 100463

Saxophone & Clarinet Tuition, Telford, tel 01952 255205

Skate Parks - various venues in Shrewsbury, tel 01743 251000

Saxophone, Flute & Clarinet Tuition, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 356789

Rugby and Mini Rugby

Severn Valley Studio/Percussion Tutor, tel 01952 510334 Shropshire Music Service, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 874145 Telford & Wrekin Music, tel 01952 380981 Telford Music Academy (Keyboard/Piano/Guitar, all ages), tel 01952 270027

Newport (Shropshire) Rugby Football Club, tel 01952 810021 Shrewsbury Rugby Club, tel 01694 731676 Shropshire Revolution Youth Team (American Football), Telf, tel 07795 843699 Telford Raiders Rugby League Club, tel 07914 819653

Shooting

Shrewsbury Squash & Racketball Club, Sundorne Castle, tel 01743 357635

Swimming and Snorkelling All Ages & Abilities, Madeley Court Sports Centre, Telford, tel 01952 382770 Debra Rowbrey Swimming School, Telford, tel 07791 771816 Duck ‘n’ Dive Swim Time, Telford, tel 07816 488896 Much Wenlock Swimming Pool, tel 01952 727629 Newport Swimming Pool & Amateur Swimming Club, tel 01952 382740 Oakengates Amateur Swimming Club, tel 01952 612680 Private Swimming Lessons (from age 3), Telford, tel 07971 952151

Swimming Lessons from age 3 up Telford 07971 952151 Shrewsbury Amateur Swimming Club, tel 07534 277033 Swim with Style, Lessons in Shrewsbury & Wem, tel 01939 232460 The Circle at Hadley Learning Community, tel 01952 388470 Toddler Splash, Infant & Children’s lessons, Quarry, Shrews., tel 01743 281555 Wellington Amateur Swimming Club (from age 5), tel 01952 413792 Wem Swimming Centre, Bowens Field, Wem, tel 01939 232460

Table Tennis Lilleshall Hall Table Tennis Club, tel 01952 810355

Tim Ward drum teacher all ages, abilities and styles, tel 01743 244300

Wrekin Air Rifle League (from age 12), Telford, tel 01952 677301

Table Tennis (age 8 -16), Shrewsbury Sports Village, tel 01743 281550

TLD Jones Music Services, Telford, tel 01952 684674

Snooker Pool and Billiards

Table Tennis, Shrewsbury Sports Village, tel 01743 281567

Violin to Bass Guitar Music Tuition, Telford, tel 01952 400498 Violin/Bass Guitar Music Tuition, tel 01952 506267

Little Dawley Snooker Club, Telford, tel 01952 592272

Snow Sports Telford Snowboard & Ski Centre, Madeley, Telford, tel 01952 382688

Tennis Baschurch Tennis Club (incl. mini-tennis for ages 4 - 16), tel 01939 260081 Bomere Heath Tennis Club, tel 01939 290258 Boughey Gardens Tennis Club, Newport, tel 01952 810171

High Ercall Tennis Club, tel 01686 668004 Lilleshall Village Tennis Club, tel 01952 604757 Longden Tennis Club, tel 07801 553421 Mini-tennis, Shrewsbury Lawn Tennis Club, tel 01743 233575 Racket Coaching (age 7 - 12), London Road, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 232098 Shifnal Tennis Club, tel 01952 461644 Shrewsbury Lawn Tennis Club, tel 07916 252231 Tennis Shropshire, tel 01743 246868 Tots Rackets/Mini-tennis (age 2-5), Shrews. Sports Village, tel 01743 281550 Welti Tennis & Leisure Club, Sundorne Road, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 467755 Wem Tennis Club (from age 5), tel 01939 236384 Woodfield Tennis Club, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 246092 Wrekin Tennis Club (from age 5), tel 01952 403218

Volleyball Telford Volleyball Club (from age 10), Phoenix Sports Centre, tel 01952 382780

Watersports Aquarius Sub-aqua Club, Newport Swimming Pool, tel 07980 280399 Drummond Outdoor Kayak & Canoe Centre, Shrewsbury, tel 01743 365022 Ironbridge Rowing Club, tel 01952 432798 Newport Water Polo Club, tel 01952 811228 Pengwern Boat Club, Shrewsbury (rowing), tel 01743 362196 Shrewsbury Sub-aqua Club (snorkel from age 6/dive from 12), tel 01743 718110 Sub-aqua Clubs (>14), Madeley Court Sport Centre, Telford, tel 01952 382770 Telford Canoe Club, Madeley Court Sports Centre, Telford, tel 01952 382770

Wrestling and Boxing Broseley Boxing Club age 1019 (leave message to contact), tel 01743 264728 Donnington Police Community ABC (> age 10), Telford, tel 07909 742162 Kid Gloves (U16) & Box’n’Blox (16+), Madeley, tel 01952 223362

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