Category Archives: Business and economic growth

Whatever the weather, it won’t stop play in Shrewsbury this Bank Holiday weekend

26/05/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink
2 people drinking coffee at an outside table

News from our partners Shrewsbury BID (Business Improvement District)  No one can promise it won’t rain in Shrewsbury town centre this Bank … Continue reading »

University Centre Shrewsbury talk takes timely look at French politics

08/05/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink
Rowley's House, Shrewsbury

News from our partners University Centre Shrewsbury In the light of the recent victory for Emmanuel Macron in the race for the … Continue reading »

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 »