Category Archives: Business and economic growth

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 »

“Banksy of the Bird World” paints urban mural in Shrewsbury Market Hall in honour of rare heron

27/06/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink
Heron artwork at Shrewsbury Market Hall

An international artist, dubbed “the Banksy of the Bird World”, has painted a giant mural inside Shropshire Council’s Shrewsbury Market Hall to … Continue reading »

Secure Web Services continues to expand its broadband network across Shropshire

25/06/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink
Corvedale valley - broadband receiver

News from our partners Secure Web Services Secure Web Services (SWS) has recently commissioned additional fibre backhaul in the Corvedale valley to … Continue reading »

Are you a business leader who could inspire the business leaders of tomorrow?

25/06/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink
Economic growth - school demonstration

Shelley Robinson, enterprise co-ordinator in Shropshire Council’s economic growth team, is seeking help from businesses across Shropshire. Shelley’s role focuses on recruiting senior … Continue reading »

Graduate Programme relaunched at Shropshire Council

22/06/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink
Shropshire Council Graduate Programme logo

Shropshire Council is delighted to launch its new Graduate Programme offering university graduates an exciting opportunity to launch their careers. Shropshire Council … Continue reading »

Council congratulates business award winners

22/06/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink

The annual Shropshire Chamber Business Awards were held last week (Friday 15 June 2018) to celebrate and recognise success within the business community, here and across the UK. Continue reading »

Council awarded funding to explore social care digital innovation ideas

22/06/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Shropshire Council has been chosen by NHS Digital and the Local Government Association (LGA) to explore how technology could help shape the future of social care. Continue reading »

A brilliant result for Shropshire – new owners found for former Ironbridge power station site

19/06/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink
The former power station site in Ironbridge has been sold.

Shropshire Council is delighted that Harworth Group plc has been confirmed as the new owner of the former power station site at Ironbridge, hailing an exciting future for the area, and the county as a whole. Continue reading »