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The Harry Johnson Trust 4th anniversary party hailed a success

By | 2018-11-11T08:00:40+00:00 November 11th, 2018|Blog, Charity|

Sally, Stephen and Eric Johnson with Jump In Shrewsbury staff and their friends and charity supporters marking the 4th anniversary of The Harry Johnson Trust. Families bounced, laughed and partied together at a county trampoline park as they celebrated the 4th anniversary of the Harry Johnson Trust. Supporters who have helped raised thousands of pounds for the trust

A new chapter begins for both Jean Jarvis and The Furniture Scheme

By | 2018-09-13T14:03:30+00:00 October 1st, 2018|Blog, Business News, Charity|

The face of a leading Shropshire charity which has been helping the community for almost 25 years is moving on to pastures new, safe in the knowledge that her pioneering project is in good hands. Jean Jarvis MBE founded The Furniture Scheme in Ludlow in 1994 as a way to reuse unwanted household items and provide the means for some

Ex-England rugby star helps Shropshire children improve their skills at charity summer club

By | 2018-08-30T15:27:39+00:00 August 30th, 2018|Blog, Business News, Charity|

An ex-England rugby player and British Lion has spent part of his summer coaching Shropshire children to play the sport thanks to a local charity. More than 60 boys and girls aged between four and 11 were taught skills by Tim Stimpson at a tag rugby summer activity programme organised by The Furniture Scheme.

South Shropshire charity to end management of busy community centre

By | 2018-08-30T15:17:28+00:00 August 9th, 2018|Blog, Business News, Charity|

A South Shropshire charity is to end it’s management of a busy community centre in Craven Arms. Staff at The Furniture Scheme said they are very proud of the way they have built up Community Arts Sports Craven Arms (CasCA) for the last five years, but from October 1 responsibility for the Newington Way building will transfer to Halo Leisure.

Shropshire trampoline park backs charity in memory of local boy

By | 2018-07-18T13:59:29+00:00 July 18th, 2018|Blog, Charity|

Staff at Jump In Shrewsbury are fundraising for The Harry Johnson Trust A Shropshire trampoline park is set to raise funds for a charity supporting local children affected by cancer. Bosses at Shrewsbury’s Jump In will be supporting the Harry Johnson Trust over the next 12 months in memory of the seven-year-old who passed away following a battle

Shrewsbury gardens open to public

By | 2018-05-18T14:19:36+00:00 May 18th, 2018|Blog, Charity, What's On|

If you are wondering what to do this Sunday (20th May 2018), then look no further than the Sutton Farm Charity Open Gardens Trail in Shrewsbury. People are invited to explore eight suburban gardens in the Sutton area of Shrewsbury from 11am to 4.30pm. It looks like it will be a wonderful event and a chance to get some ideas