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27 Apr 2017

“I seem to have started out on an almighty Girls Own Adventure…with monumental consequences”

Chris Eldon Lee’s new play Ursula, Queen Of The Jungle, is the breathtakingly unlikely story of former BBC India correspondent Mark Tully’s eccentric aunt who lived amongst the head-hunting Naga natives of north east India. It will premiere at the Wightman Theatre in Shrewsbury...

09 Mar 2017

Organisers of the inaugural Shrewsbury International Comedy Festival (SICF) have secured Hobsons Brewery as a major sponsor.

Established in 1993 by the Davis family, Hobsons Brewery is now a leading craft brewer in Shropshire and one of the most environmentally sustainable breweries in the UK. Based in Cleobury Mortimer, Hobsons cask ales and bottled beers have won multiple national and...

09 Mar 2017

Shropshire recycling and resale organisation Reviive has announced a partnership with a local credit union, with the aim of helping people in the county wanting to purchase household furniture in affordable, weekly payments. 

A customer outreach officer from Just Credit Union, a membership-only, financial co-operative run on ethical lines and authorised by the Financial Conduct...

02 Mar 2017

Shropshire construction company Saxonby has started work on new open market housing development in south Shropshire.  

The Shrewsbury based business will be delivering four, four-bedroom detached bungalows, four three-bedroom, and two four-bedroom detached houses at Plough Meadow, Leintwardine, directly opposite to its Roman Close development, completed four years ago. Work on the high...

01 Mar 2017

Two Shropshire entrepreneurs are aiming to stylishly revolutionise commuter and leisure travel in the region, while at the same time promote a carbon neutral, green future, through the introduction of a range of electric scooters.

Chris Allen and Adam Knight spotted the potential while on a business trip to China with Allen’s agency Red Step Marketing. Based on their experience of...

14 Feb 2017

A Shrewsbury woman is celebrating her first year in business as a bespoke furniture designer and maker.

Jane Handford, who established Jane Handford Design in 2016, holds a first class BA (Hons) degree in furniture design and make from Wolverhampton University and an NVQ level three in carpentry and joinery. She spent ten years teaching GCSE product design and B/TEC construction at...

26 Jan 2017

The winners of an art competition based on the theme of winter and created from materials found in everyday recycling streams such as cardboard, plastic, metal and paper, now have their pieces on display in a local gallery.

Instigated by Shropshire recycling and resale organisation Reviive, Art From Waste can be found at the Participate Contemporary Artspace (PCA) in the Riverside...

09 Dec 2016

World renowned comedian and actor Greg Davies is to appear at the first ever Shrewsbury International Comedy Festival (SICF).

The main body of SICF, strategically timed to provide top circuit acts with opportunities for last minute previews for their Edinburgh Fringe Festival shows, will contain 15, hour-long performances in four town centre venues over three days, starting on Friday 21...

16 Nov 2016

In a first for the business, Shrewsbury based Drapers Hall will hold an art and painting workshop at the end of this month.

The day-long event on Monday 28 November will be hosted by local artist Rob Leckey. Rob, who holds years of experience as a workshop provider, is an associate member of The Royal Birmingham Society of Artists and has been exhibited at the RBSA in Birmingham.  ...

25 Oct 2016

Shrewsbury’s Drapers Hall is to introduce a new menu specifically aimed at raising money for the Shropshire arm of national organisation Macmillan Cancer Support.

‘Let’s Give Cancer A Scare’ will be launched on 31 October – Halloween. Consisting of three courses and available from Monday dinner through to Saturday lunchtime, the menu will cost £22. Individual courses can be chosen where...

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