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Shrewsbury is awared Purple Flag

Shrewsbury Street Pastors are very proud of their Purple Flag status for the town’s evening and night-time economy. Purple Flag is similar to the Blue Flag for beaches, it’s a national award recognising excellence in the management of town and city centres after hours and an indicator of where to go for a good night […]

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Launch of fund-raising campaign 2016

Shrewsbury Street Pastors are launching a fund-raising campaign starting with a concert at St.Chad’s Church, St. Chad’s Terrace, Shrewsbury, on Saturday 9th April at 7.30 pm with the Shawbury Military Wives choir. There will be refreshments available during the interval. Shrewsbury Street Pastors now need significant funds in order to fund their current operating arrangements […]

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Come and see our “Donkey”

We are delighted to announce that our new support vehicle aka “The Donkey” is being allowed out in the day time for good behaviour! It has a pass to be in The Square in Shrewsbury on Monday 8th February 2016 from 9.00am until 3.00pm. Please come and see why we have all been getting so […]

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New collection boxes unveiled on the streets of Shrewsbury

Four metal collection boxes are now in place in Shrewsbury town centre – to encourage people to donate money directly to local homelessness charities, rather than giving it to someone begging in the town’s streets. Located at Frankwell Footbridge, Pride Hill (outside Tesco Express), The Square (outside The Co-Operative Bank), and Shrewsbury Railway Station (near […]

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Shrewsbury Street Pastors has a new Support Vehicle

Shrewsbury Street Pastors has a new piece of kit to help those who are “poorly” following drugs or alcohol over indulgence. It’s called “The Donkey”. This is our Shrewsbury Street Pastors triage support vehicle. This was felt to be a bit cumbersome as a name – so The Donkey was born. It is a reclaimed […]

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Shropshire County Show – Street Pastors get day pass

Shropshire County Show set to take place THIS ! Saturday 24th May 2014 The Shropshire County Show, one of the oldest surviving agricultural shows in the country takes place again this year on Saturday 24th May. We are joining with Churches Together in Shrewsbury  and you can come along to the West Midlands Showground and […]

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