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22 Aug 2019
A Shropshire fitness company has chosen Shrewsbury Town in the Community as its charity partner. Ultimate Fitness Experience, which stages established running events in the county, will be raising funds for the official charity of Shrewsbury Town Football Club. Popular events, including the annual Mercedes-Benz of Shrewsbury 10K and the Shropshire Mud Run Series, held three times a year, will now...
22 Aug 2019
An award-winning Shropshire Care Company has been successfully offering live in care services for one year and has seen a 150% growth in the service. The company, which covers Shrewsbury, Oswestry, Church Stretton and the surrounding areas, has been offering at-home care for 10 years this summer.  Last year, it launched live-in-care services to address the need for local care with 24/7 local...
21 Aug 2019
Following the success of last years October show, we are doing it all again!! On Saturday 19th October 2019 at Shrewsbury URC from 10am you will be able to experience a fabulous family day out. We will have some amazing detailed and lovingly made Layouts for you to see in various gauges, Trade stands for you to top up your model railway collection, or get you inspired to start one. All our...
21 Aug 2019
A specialist engineering consultancy serving clients mainly overseas looked closer to home for its new base in Shrewsbury. Itasca Consulting Ltd has relocated to Abbey Lawn office park, which is owned and managed by Morris Property. It has agreed a five-year lease on a 1015 ft² ground floor office suite at Observer House. General Manager Will Flynn said: “We started in Shrewsbury in 1997 and...
21 Aug 2019
A Shropshie accountancy firm has launched a new networking evening with a twist – Thirsty Thursdays, with the first event held in Ironbridge on 15thAugust. ChadStone, based in Telford, was born five years ago after a conversation between brothers-in-law; Rob Chadderton and Alex Stone. From the beginning, the focus of ChadStone has been to provide excellent accountancy services, which not only...
20 Aug 2019
Unveiling the results of many months of hard work on Friday 16th August, Shrewsbury Museum will be officially revealing a new stained-glass window which will be on permanent display. Created by local stained-glass artist Nathalie Hildergarde, the window was inspired by the Margaret Agnes Rope exhibition and the museum’s Hall of Rocks and Minerals collection. Designed to celebrate Margret Agnes...
16 Aug 2019
Premium womenswear retailer Hobbs London has opened its first Shropshire store in a Grade II listed building in Shrewsbury town centre. The national chain has agreed a deal with owners Morris & Company’s Pension Fund to lease the iconic premises in Pride Hill which has undergone a major refurbishment. Caraline Money, Head of Retail UK at Hobbs London, said: “We're thrilled to be opening a...
Caption: Students from Ellesmere College celebrating their A'level results.
15 Aug 2019
Students and staff at Ellesmere College are celebrating “outstanding” A-Level results with an overall pass rate of 96%.  The results featured some highly impressive individual performances and more than 50% of all grades awarded were in the top A* A B grades, the threshold required for many Russell Group University places. In particular, Alistair O’Brien, from Llangollen, swept the board with...
15 Aug 2019
A Shropshire cyclist has ridden to success and been crowned national champion in his age category at the National Masters Road Race Championship. Former UCI professional Liam Holohan, who rides for Holohan Coaching Race Team, which he also mentors and coaches the team, managed to take the top podium spot and is now the national road race champion for 30-34 year olds. Chris Pook, of Shrewsbury-...
15 Aug 2019
Shrewsbury Flower Show was the dazzling centrepiece of summer celebrations to mark the 150th anniversary of Morris & Company. The fifth-generation family-run business welcomed colleagues, customers, and guests from the local community for the joyous occasion. A special garden themed marquee was set up overlooking the arena where the business could entertain in style and people could enjoy the...
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