Business

11 Nov 2019
Canada is a very large country with a small population that is always talked about and for the right reasons too. For one, it’s so beautiful; the pulchritude this country has to display is mind-boggling. The second, the country is so culturally diverse and welcomes people of all ethnicities that it goes to show how kind the government is. No matter where you are, this is one country you really...
05 Nov 2019
Rural businesses in Shropshire are being invited to apply for up to at least £175,000 in EU grant funding for projects which help grow the regional economy and create new jobs. DEFRA’s Rural Development Programme for England (RDPE) Growth Programme provides grants for rural business development, food processing businesses and those involved in rural tourism infrastructure. Grants, funded by the...
04 Nov 2019
A free networking and advice event to celebrate social enterprises is being staged in Shrewsbury. The Marches Growth Hub Shropshire has teamed up with Partners for Social Enterprise (PSE) CIC to host the SPARK Social event at the University Centre Shrewsbury on November 19. The event – part of national Social Enterprise Week 2019 – will offer key support to new and existing social enterprises,...
Niamh Kelly, director of the HR Department Shropshire.
30 Oct 2019
A Shropshire woman who launched her own HR business just 18 months ago has been shortlisted for a prestigious national award. Niamh Kelly, from Shrewsbury, is one of 11 finalists named in the Best New Business category in the National Business Women’s Awards - now in its second year. The winners will be named at a special ceremony in London on December 6. Ms Kelly launched The HR Dept Shropshire...
Ian Jordan, Bulldog managing director
30 Oct 2019
A leading Shropshire security firm has developed its own bespoke alarm system which can be fitted by homeowners in under 60 minutes. The insurance-rated system eliminates installation fees, the need for costly service and rental contracts, emergency callout fees and additional extras often hidden in basic offers designed to lure in customers. The Bulldog Secure Alarm has been developed by Much...
30 Oct 2019
More than 100 people of all ages gathered together at a Shropshire hotel for a day of magic and wizardry. The Harry Potter event was held at The Wroxeter, near Shrewsbury, on Sunday (Oct 27) and saw guests enjoy a Butterbeer before spending some time on Platform 9 and ¾ and in Diagon Alley. Families, many of whom dressed up for the occasion, toasted marshmellows near the Quidditch pitch and met...
29 Oct 2019
Global arbitration firm Three Crowns LLP has gone live on a hosted desktop solution delivered by Shropshire-based managed IT services provider and legal sector specialist, Nasstar. The IT solution, which will also integrate with Office 365 and see all of Three Crowns’ critical applications hosted by Nasstar, has been delivered to the firm’s 100 users across four office locations including London...
25 Oct 2019
A Shropshire accountancy firm is celebrating turning five and its most successful year to date with a host of milestones including a rebrand, new members of staff and the launch of its own networking event. ChadStone was born five years ago after brothers-in-law Rob Chadderton and Alex Stone put their heads together. In the past 12 months, the company has rebranded to give it a fresh new look and...
22 Oct 2019
Leading Shropshire law firm FBC Manby Bowdler is celebrating more success after securing top rankings for several of its teams and lawyers in a prestigious guide to the country’s best legal talent. The 2020 Chambers guide recognises four of the firm’s departments and six ‘Ranked Lawyers’ as being among the best in the country in its latest UK edition. The firm’s Shropshire-based Agricultural...
22 Oct 2019
ABN is working hard to encourage the next generation to move into the industry by offering a scholarship placement to two students, in partnership with Harper Adams University. The British manufacturer of pig and poultry feed is on the lookout for two talented students to take part in a 12 month paid industry scholarship placement.  The scheme gives students the opportunity to gain vital on-farm...
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