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www.shropscommunityhealth.nhs.uk/   offer BURPS (Breastfeeding Understanding and Reassurance Project.  There are two drop-in clinics -  Honeysuckle Lodge, Martin Wilson School, New Park Road, Castlefields, (thursdays 10.30-12.00)  also Meole Brace Childrens Centre, Meole Brace Primary School, (tuesdays 9.30-10.35)

La Leche League - http://
www.laleche.org.uk   
Breastfeeding support, encouragement and info from pregnancy to weaning.

National Childbirth Trust http://
www.nct.org.uk/branches/shrewsbury - 
Run by local parents to offer support, information and friendship to new parents and parents-to-be.

Howard & Howard, Battlefield Enterprise Park Hussey Road, Shrewsbury  01743442121 (also Monkmoor and Radbrook will collect and deliver all types of laundry,  will consider nappies too. W: www.howardandhoward.co.uk

The Nappy Lady - http://the nappylady.co.uk  
provide information and help with different nappy types.

The ‘Which’ report on pros and cons of reusable nappies- http://www.which.co.uk  choosing nappies.

 

The Green Providers Directory http://green-providers.co.uk  lists natural, organic and fairtrade  suppliers of nappies and babywear.

Save money and waste by reusing old toys.

Take and Play  Monkmoor Toy Library -  Mondays, term time, 9.15-11.15 at Crowmoor School . 07739 420541 or 07979 962672.   

 

 

Isla Bikes

Maker of bespoke  bikes mainly for children.  Known for recycling bike parts ( an example of  'Circular Economy)'.

The Nappy Lady

 

The Nappy Lady website provides advice on most nappy types. There is quite a large selection so she suggests filling in a questionnaire on the website so that she can obtain the best fit for your baby/toddler. There are discounts if you buy nappies through her. She also sells washable wipes, breast pads and sanitary wear.