Business

15 Aug 2019
A Bridgnorth man who spent 15 years working at a local company was so impressed with the set-up that he has now returned to invest in the firm and will sit on its board of directors. Ben Hickman, aged 42, was a former technician with long standing specialist firm Window & Door Contract Services but has now bought a share of the business and will replace founding director Mervyn Davies, aged...
13 Aug 2019
A Telford shipping firm is the driving force behind a pioneering UK company which specialises in luxury trike conversions. Global Freight Services has added Donnington Wood based AA Trikes to its growing portfolio of clients and is playing a significant role in the company’s ongoing success. Run by entrepreneur Dave Partridge, the business specialises in converting solo motorbikes into trikes...
13 Aug 2019
Of course we all love Shrewsbury and living in the area, whether it’s because of the beautiful Shropshire surroundings, it’s amazing community projects or its lovely restaurants and good shopping, but it’s always nice to balance that out with a bit of home life and, in particular, some relaxation time. We all relax in our own way, whether it’s reading a book or watching...
08 Aug 2019
A Telford businessman has taken part in one of the UK’s biggest cycle sportives to help raise money for charity. Anton Gunter, the 46-year-old managing director for Global Freight Services joined thousands of cyclists in the Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100 event on August 4 and his efforts have helped net nearly £1,700 for Breast Cancer Now. Initially Anton had been aiming to raise £700 for the...
Awards All Round For Radfield Home Care
07 Aug 2019
The leading home care user-review website, Homecare.co.uk has awarded Shrewsbury based, Radfield Home Care’s branch network with four accolades in its 2019 Top 20 Home Care Provider awards. As well as achieving the prestigious national Top 20 Home Care Group status, three of Radfield Home Care’s franchise offices also triumphed in regional categories.  In London, Radfield franchises in Havering...
06 Aug 2019
A highly successful Shropshire company has recently moved to new premises and is investing heavily in reducing its carbon footprint. Promofix, specialists in promotional items for companies, is celebrating a decade in business and has moved to new bespoke offices at The Studio, Pontesford, near Shrewsbury. The chamber of commerce member has joined forces with Bridgnorth-based sustainability...
05 Aug 2019
Businesses across the Marches which export and import have been urged to make sure their paperwork is up to date ahead of Brexit. The Department for International Trade (DIT) is urging any companies which move goods into or out of the country to make sure they have an Economic Operator Registration and Identification (EORI) number. The number is used by customs officials to identify shipments and...
Morris Joinery bridge made from European green oak
02 Aug 2019
An enterprising Shrewsbury joinery business has put its considerable skills to use to construct a bridge for a rural Shropshire estate. So big was the timber-clad, steel structure that it was made at Morris Joinery’s base at Bicton Business Park then disassembled so that it could be transported 20 miles away, craned into position and then rebuilt in its permanent position. The bridge was...
Celebrating the £5,000 cellar cooler investment and six years in business are Rich Atterden, Adrian Casey, Jake Meredith, Kenny Fudge, & Karl Jones at the Peaky Blinders night.
01 Aug 2019
Bosses at a leading party venue in Telford have invested £5,000 into a new beer cooling system and are raising a glass to celebrate solving the challenge. Nicola Casey who runs Casey’s in Donnington this week celebrated her six year anniversary since taking over the former Cordingley Hall with a Peaky Blinders evening. Following a full transformation of the building, Mrs Casey said they struggled...
25 Jul 2019
A team of pension specialists has so far raised over £5,000 in support of five local charities. Staff from Pensionlite based in Stafford Court, Telford, along with volunteers are taking on a different challenge each month throughout 2019. Their 12 months of charity campaign is raising money for Lingen Davies, Hope House, Compton Care, Severn Hospice and Jayne Sargent Foundation. Events have...
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