Category Archives: Business and economic growth

A landmark day for Shrewsbury with inaugural University graduation ceremony

20/09/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink

News from our partners University Centre Shrewsbury History will be made when the inaugural University Centre Shrewsbury (UCS) Graduation Ceremony takes place … Continue reading »

Councillors to consider next stage of Shirehall refurbishment project

20/09/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Shropshire councillors will be asked to approve moving to the next stage of plans to refurbish and reconfigure the council’s Shirehall headquarters … Continue reading »

JD Sports to open new store in Shrewsbury’s Darwin Centre

10/09/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink

National retailer JD Sports is to open a new store in Shrewsbury’s Darwin Centre before Christmas. Kevin Lockwood, Shrewsbury Shopping Centres manager, said: … Continue reading »

Inaugural University Centre Shrewsbury graduation ceremony countdown reaches 50 days

09/08/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink
St Chad's Church from The Quarry, Shrewsbury

News from our partners University Centre Shrewsbury Final preparations are underway for the Inaugural University Centre Shrewsbury (UCS) graduation ceremony, with just … Continue reading »

Marriage proposal on the rooftop of Britain’s Favourite Market

02/08/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink
couple getting engaged on Market Hall roof

A mountaintop is said to be one of the most romantic places in the world to pop the question. But for one … Continue reading »

The New Saints (TNS) Football Club – a statement from Clive Wright, Shropshire Council’s chief executive

01/08/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink

The New Saints (TNS) Football Club – a statement from Clive Wright, Shropshire Council’s chief executive:-  A grant of £80,000 was made … Continue reading »

Countdown commences on commercial premises funding scheme

20/07/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Businesses across Shropshire looking to revamp their buildings to facilitate growth are being urged to take advantage of a grant scheme supported by the Marches Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) as soon as possible in order to complete their build projects before the scheme’s conclusion in June 2019. Continue reading »

Further Consultation planned for Final Draft of Shrewsbury Big Town Plan published today

17/07/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Today, 17 July, the three project partners leading the development of the Big Town Plan, Shrewsbury BID, Shropshire Council and Shrewsbury Town Council, have released the Final Draft of Shrewsbury’s masterplan for the town. Continue reading »

Free business breakfast event will focus on technology

12/07/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink

News from our partners University Centre Shrewsbury Technology and the business opportunities being created by digital innovators will be on the agenda … Continue reading »

Vlog: Nic talks about his support for the Shrewsbury BID

05/07/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Yesterday (Wednesday 4 July 2018), Shropshire Council’s Cabinet approved Shrewsbury Business Improvement District’s (BID) renewal process. Continue reading »