Category Archives: Business and economic growth

New £25,000 grant provides ultrafast broadband connection for Shropshire business

24/05/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink
Gwaza Ltd

News from our partners Fastershire Gwaza Ltd will soon become the first business in the Shropshire Council area to benefit from a … Continue reading »

Final call for rural businesses grant applications

24/05/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink

News from our partners Marches Growth Hub Rural businesses in Shropshire have just days left to tap into EU funding that could … Continue reading »

Police station relocations to increase collaboration and savings

09/05/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink

News from our partners Police and Crime Commissioner As part of the Police and Crime Commissioner’s commitment to ensuring as much money is … Continue reading »

Free workshop will explore the benefits of natural flood management

27/04/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink

News from our partners University Centre Shrewsbury Natural ways to manage the major challenge of flooding in Shropshire will be discussed at … Continue reading »

Exporting is key to rural growth: export hub to visit Ludlow

23/04/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Shropshire businesses interested in trading overseas are invited to learn, network and share ideas on board the Export Hub which will visit … Continue reading »

Work to start on former Baptist chapel in Shifnal

18/04/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink
Baptist chapel in Shifnal - flats

News from our partners Shropshire Towns and Rural Housing (STAR Housing) STAR Housing are pleased to announce that our appointed builder, J. … Continue reading »

CREST-sponsored business award to highlight environmental work

17/04/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink

News from our partners University Centre Shrewsbury Businesses are being urged to highlight their environmental work by entering a new category in … Continue reading »

Putting Shropshire on the map: Sir John Peace visits the county

06/04/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink
Sir John Peace (right) talks to Peter Nutting, Shropshire Council’s Leader.

Sir John Peace, Chair of the Midlands Engine and Maria Machancoses, Director, Midlands Connect, visited the county last week (Monday 26 March … Continue reading »

Ideas and history on working with textiles all sewn up at University Centre Shrewsbury study day

27/03/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink

News from our partners University Centre Shrewsbury From smocks and tatting to workers’ experiences in the Shrewsbury Flaxmill and the cotton mills … Continue reading »

Cabinet agrees recommendations to secure the future of Ludlow Assembly Rooms for generations to come

21/03/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Recommendations which will allow Ludlow Assembly Rooms to continue to remain one of Ludlow’s key cultural assets were approved by Cabinet today … Continue reading »