Category Archives: Business and economic growth

Talk will examine why society continues to stigmatise certain people

11/04/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

News from our partners University Centre Shrewsbury Professor Elizabeth Mason-Whitehead of University Centre Shrewsbury (UCS) has made stigma the focal point of … Continue reading »

Partners support Shropshire Council’s Big Conversation

03/04/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Discussions are underway with vulnerable groups to seek their views on what more Shropshire Council can do in light of its financial … Continue reading »

Work Choice: making the difference for people with disabilities

03/04/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Enable, Shropshire Council’s supported employment service, is very proud that it is achieving outstanding job results for people with disabilities through its Work … Continue reading »

Property services group launched by Shropshire Council

03/04/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink
Logo of property services group

  Shropshire Council is rapidly changing to become more commercially viable. The council’s premises services team have quickly embraced this by offering … Continue reading »

Converting ‘hidden gem’ research projects into commercial successes: talk at University Centre Shrewsbury

31/03/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

News from our partners University Centre Shrewsbury In a talk taking place on Thursday 6 April 2017 at 6pm at University Centre Shrewsbury … Continue reading »

Shropshire Council launches Social Value Charter with partners

13/03/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink
An image of eight representatives of Shropshire organisations, including Shropshire Council's Chief Executive, who have signed up to the Social Value Charter in Shropshire

Shropshire Council and its partners on the Shropshire Social Value Group are delighted to have launched the Social Value Charter for Shropshire. … Continue reading »

Shropshire Council’s Commercial Strategy is approved at Cabinet

06/03/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

A new strategy which sets out Shropshire Council’s ambition to be enterprising and commercially-focused was approved by Cabinet on Wednesday 1 March … Continue reading »

Gemma brings a new focus to growing the county’s economy

06/03/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink
Gemma Davies, Shropshire Council's head of economic growth

Gemma Davies joined Shropshire Council earlier this year, taking on the important and demanding role of head of economic growth. She brings … Continue reading »

Shropshire Council and Oswestry Town Council to work together on economic growth initiatives

27/02/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

News from (jointly) Shropshire Council and Oswestry Town Council Representatives of Shropshire Council and Oswestry Town Council will meet on Monday 6 … Continue reading »

New strategy sets out clear ambition to boost Shropshire’s economy and businesses

22/02/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink
Kerry Vale Vineyard - a successful local Shropshire businessess

A new draft Economic Growth Strategy for Shropshire 2017 – 2021, which sets out Shropshire Council’s commitment and ambition to grow the … Continue reading »