Business

10 Dec 2018
Shrewsbury is known for charming characteristics, historic buildings, and is overall is a great place to live – and even start a business. Starting a business, however, is always going to be tricky. Unless you put a lot of effort into planning out your business and what steps you will need to take to succeed, chances are your business might never get its feet off the ground. To succeed, you need...
07 Dec 2018
A domestic violence trauma line is being run by a Shropshire legal firm over the Christmas and new year period. Wace Morgan Solicitors, which has offices in Shrewsbury and Newtown, is offering the service to people at risk. Emma Kenvyn, an executive who specialises in family issues, explained that unfortunately domestic violence usually increased during this time of year. “I have focused on this...
06 Dec 2018
World class tennis will make a swift return to Shropshire early next year thanks to The Shrewsbury Club being chosen to host a high-profile women’s tournament. The Sundorne Road venue has been selected by the Lawn Tennis Association to stage a prestigious $60,000 event in February. It will start just a few days after Great Britain’s first home tie in the Fed Cup - to be played at the University...
04 Dec 2018
A thriving Shropshire law firm has reinforced its position after receiving top rankings for several of its teams and lawyers in a prestigious nationwide guide to the best legal talent. The 2019 Chambers guide recognised several departments and ‘Ranked Lawyers’ from FBC Manby Bowdler in its recently published annual edition thatidentifies the most outstanding law firms and lawyers in the UK. The...
04 Dec 2018
A building in central Shrewsbury which, until its closure two years ago, had been a prominent charity shop is once again providing the town with a rich selection of quality, second-hand household goods and furniture, having relaunched to raise funds for a new charity.  Legal support was provided by the Commercial Property team at FBC Manby Bowdler. Crane Quality Counselling was launched to fill...
From left to right - Chris Pook, of Cooper Green Pooks, Liam Holohan, of Holohan Coaching, Bryan Davies of Unvented Components Europe and Ben Lawrence, of independent chartered insurance brokers Beaumont Lawrence.
03 Dec 2018
A Shropshire cycling team, which has celebrated huge success this season, has announced a name change for next year and also the addition of an exciting new sponsor. From 2019, ‘Rhino Velo Race Team’ will become ‘Holohan Coaching Race Team’ and along with existing anchor sponsors Shrewsbury based estate agents Cooper Green Pooks and charteredinsurance brokers Beaumont Lawrence, they will also be...
03 Dec 2018
Problems are going to happen in the workplace. It’s somewhere you spend the majority of your waking life, amongst people you wouldn’t necessarily wish to be around if it were entirely your choice. The plethora of conflicts, arguments, disputes, and injuries than can occur in the workplace is thus wide and alarming. This article looks at the five most common, discussing in simple terms how the...
03 Dec 2018
  Network of Women at Oswestry … Shropshire Chamber of Commerce Network of Women visited the British Iron Works Centre near Oswestry, where they enjoyed coffee and mince pies and talks from guest speakers, followed by an afternoon tea. The group meet at a variety of varied locations across the county enabling professional businesswomen to network with like-minded people. Ironworks operations...
28 Nov 2018
A new Shropshire business show aimed at opening up export opportunities for firms across the county has been hailed a success. The Business Growth and Export Show – staged by the Marches Growth Hub – attracted an audience of around 80 to Shrewsbury to hear expert advice from the Department for International Trade (DiT) and an inspirational talk from guest speaker Jo Fairley. Representatives from...
27 Nov 2018
People born in the late 1990s or early 2000s are often referred to as millennials. They are important to employers in this present era because they will be the ones to help build businesses and in some instances, create giant businesses of their own. Knowing as much about these generations as possible, especially when it comes to health can be useful to entrepreneurs. Portafina carried out a...
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