Shropshire Council


Loudwater Studio

Loudwater Studio is part of Vision Homes Association, a charity that supports people with visual impairments and other complex disabilities to lead full and active lives. The studio has run for over ten years, and is a safe and exciting environment where people can express themselves through creativity. Loudwater is available to artists and community groups across the region, as a meeting place, a space in which to create and somewhere to be inspired by other like-minded people.

Musketeers and Maidens group

The Musketeers and Maidens are a group with physical disabilities who meet to enjoy a range of social activities together. New members are very welcome.


Every Wednesday from 10:30am to 3:30pm and every Friday 12:30pm to 3:30pm.


Wednesdays at Mereside Community Centre, Mereside, Shrewsbury, SY2 6LD and Fridays at The Lantern Meadow Farm Drive, Shrewsbury SY1 4NG.


There is a one-off joining fee of £10.

  • Wednesday: £30 per person with an activity in the morning and afternoon, paid by monthly standing order of £127.50.
  • Friday: £8 with one activity, paid by monthly standing order of £32.67.
  • Attendance at both is paid by monthly standing order of £160.17.

Members bring their own lunch, and the group has a contributory refreshment fund for teas and coffees. Carer support and transport is not included. If you need support, please bring your carer. All rooms at these venues are fully accessible.

For more information and to book ring Daphne on 01743 342161. Or email


All rooms at these venues are fully accessible.