awards

04 Aug 2017
A student from Shrewsbury Sixth Form College has been awarded first place in a regional competition held by the Rotary Club for design and innovation. Connor Phillips, aged 18, from Llanfyllin in Powys, entered the Rotary Club Young Innovator competition earlier this month and walked away from the competition, bagging himself first place in the West Midland Regional final Connor studied A Levels...
01 Jul 2017
A group of Shrewsbury College students have been successfully placed as the top talent in the region in a variety of Construction Trades. Six students, studying either Bricklaying, Site Carpentry, Electrical Installation or Plumbing at Shrewsbury College, recently took part in the regional stage of the UK SkillBuild competition - with five students coming out top with three first places, a second...
27 Jun 2017
A Shrewsbury College student scoops first place at National barbering competition. James Roberts, 16 from Bridgnorth got through to the finals of The British Barbers’ Association, National Student Barber of the Year 2017 last month, after stiff competition from other students across the UK. Following a photographic competition, which had over 380 entries from colleges and training providers...
25 Jun 2017
The Shrewsbury Colleges Group Equality & Diversity Committee has recognised students who have overcome adversity for the fourth year running through the ‘Star Awards’. Adversity takes many forms and the Awards were open to any student (including Higher Education) or apprentice across the Group, who has faced a difficult or unpleasant situation this year and has overcome obstacles and risen to...
23 Jun 2017
Music Technology students at Shrewsbury College were rewarded for their efforts at their annual awards ceremony this week - with one scooping the main accolade named after former Charlatans’ drummer, Jon Brookes. The Jon Brookes Award for Endeavour was established after Mr Brookes, former drummer with world-renowned British Indie band The Charlatans, became affiliated with the College when he...
15 Mar 2017
Students from Shrewsbury Sixth Form College were congratulated for their outstanding achievements at a special awards ceremony last week. The 2017 Celebrating Achievement Awards were held at English Bridge campus and students celebrated their wide-ranging talents, as well as their academic and scholastic achievements. 20 awards were given for academic achievement, enrichment and volunteering and...
Telford Shopping Centre
31 Jan 2017
Shropshire largest shopping centre is asking local people to help it triumph over Birmingham opposition to be named the Best Midlands Retail Shopping Centre. County shoppers can vote for Telford Shopping Centre in the What’s On Live Reader Awards, to see off competition from the likes of Birmingham’s Bullring and the Merry Hill centre. Votes can be cast at http://whatsonlive.co.uk/readers-awards-...
30 Jan 2017
Hat Trick for Samuel Wood & Company … It’s a ‘Hat Trick’ of awards for a leading Shropshire estate agent after winning a prestigious national honour for the third year in succession. Independent firm Samuel Wood & Company, with offices across the county have won the Highly Commended Category for Shropshire in the United Kingdom Property Awards 2017. The property award criteria stated that...
21 Nov 2016
A new Shropshire wedding venue has been announced a winner in the prestigious Wedding Industry Awards at a glittering ceremony in Birmingham. Shropshire Farm Weddings scooped the title of ‘Best Newcomer’ in the regional awards and will now go on to the national award ceremony in London in January 2017. The awards recognise and reward excellence in the wedding industry and are presented in 25...
07 Nov 2016
An annual awards ceremony supporting top county businesses which cater for children and young people is calling for sponsors. The Businesses for Children Awards, now in its fourth year, shines a light on the hard work undertaken by those working across the county to support children and young people. Organisers are looking for sponsors to support a variety of areas at the black tie awards...
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