Shropshire

CJ Wildlife win prestigious best online business award
13 Jul 2018
Shrewsbury based CJ Wildlife are the proud winners of the 2018 Best Online Business category at the Shropshire Business Awards. The Shropshire Chamber of Commerce have been running the Shropshire Business Awards for 18 years to bring the business community together and celebrate the achievements of finalists in all 15 categories. CJ Wildlife, a former Business of the Year winner in 2003, was...
12 Jul 2018
The History Press is delighted to announce the forthcoming release of ‘Shropshire Folk Tales for Children’ by Amy Douglas in July 2018. Featuring specially commissioned illustrations by a local artist and part of a new series of folk tales for children from Britain’s finest storytellers, The History Press is the premier contemporary resource for British folk tales. Do you know that there are...
10 Jul 2018
Staff from a Shropshire building contractor are unleashing their inner animal in order to raise thousands of pounds for the West Midlands Air Ambulance. Flamingos, tigers, and a chicken will be among the outfits donned by workers from Pave Aways when they take part in a Shropshire Safari for the firm’s annual charity challenge from July 27 to 29. The 12-strong team will complete a combined 84-...
29 Jun 2018
Morris Joinery has been awarded a coveted commission from Historic England to restore and replace a total of 39 windows at the town’s historic Flaxmill Maltings, known as the grandparent of the modern skyscraper. Four of the original 4ft square windows at Shrewsbury Flaxmill Maltings are to be carefully restored by hand with a further 35 other replicas hand crafted to complete this element of the...
27 Jun 2018
Film and TV companies in Shropshire are being urged to make the most of a £2million fund to help put the Midlands on the big screen. The West Midlands Production Fund has £2.1million available to invest in the production of feature length films and high-end TV dramas from companies based in the area, as well as producers looking to establish a base to film in the region. The fund – run by...
Caption (L-R): Lisa Snape from the Best Western Valley Hotel in Ironbridge with Sam Ellam from K T Bridal preparing for the wedding open day.
24 Jun 2018
An Ironbridge hotel on the banks of the River Severn is opening its doors to hundreds of couples hoping to marry or celebrate their big day at the World Heritage Site. The wedding fayre day at The Best Western Valley Hotel takes place on Sunday July 15th, from 11am to 3pm. The day will give couples the chance to find out more about the variety of options available at The Valley, from booking The...
20 Jun 2018
Shrewsbury’s Morris Property has formally handed over a new development to retained agents, TSR, to complete the final phase of trade counters/showrooms at Vanguard Park, one of the region’s most successful business parks. Vanguard 6 provides a total of 21,500 sq ft of trade counter space which can be let as six units of different sizes or any combination to meet business needs with bespoke fit...
20 Jun 2018
A brand-new specialist dementia nursing facility, part of the acclaimed Morris Care Centre, in Wellington, Shropshire has opened its doors today to welcome its first residents. The 11-bedroom ‘home from home’ on Holyhead Road heralds a pioneering new approach to delivering specialist dementia care within a small, bespoke residence – a first for the area. Its holistic approach, The Cedar...
20 Jun 2018
A leading Shropshire company has returned to its established development in Oswestry to build new homes for downsizers and others looking for convenient town centre living. Shrewsbury-based Morris Property will build nine two-bedroom bungalows in the heart of the market town at Beresford Gardens. Work is underway and is scheduled to take six months to complete. The homes will be marketed by...
18 Jun 2018
A local joinery manufacturer has won a prized Shropshire Business Award for its commitment to growing skills through apprenticeships. Shrewsbury’s Morris Joinery was presented with the trophy by Shropshire Chamber of Commerce, at its annual awards ceremony at Telford International Centre. It was judged best in the county for its dedication to the employment of apprenticeship schemes. The business...
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