business

14 Jan 2019
Shropshire Chamber of Commerce is delighted to welcome one of the region’s leading printing companies as the newest member of its county-wide Patronage scheme. Welshpool Printing Group (WPG) has become a Patron of the organisation with aims of continuing to build even more effective working relationships with the Shropshire Chamber and local businesses.  The new partnership will also see WPG...
08 Jan 2019
Shropshire's leading business advice service supported nearly 2,000 businesses across the county in the first ten months of last year, it has revealed. The Marches Growth Hub Shropshire says it helped 1,983 businesses with their launch and growth plans between January and the end of October 2018 as part of its work to help create a flourishing entrepreneurial economy across the county. The hub –...
12 Dec 2018
A Shropshire care company is supporting grass roots football after funding new kits for two community teams. Coverage Care Services, which has its headquarters in Shrewsbury and operates 14 not-for-profit homes across the county, has provided new team shirts for Nova Galaxy and Nova All Stars, both of which are based in Newport and part of Nova United. The Cottage Christian Nursing Home, which is...
10 Dec 2018
A Shropshire businesswoman has launched a brand new course aimed at helping entrepreneurial women to kick-start their health, wellbeing and balance in 2019. Laura Butler, who works with individuals and businesses to enhance wellbeing, happiness and productivity, has launched her ‘Women’s Health Transformation Academy’ aimed at helping ‘Wondering-How-Mums’ turn into ‘Wonder-Mums’. Enrolling now to...
27 Nov 2018
A Shropshire architectural practice has undergone a significant restructure to support its long-term strategy for growth. Base Architecture & Design, which has offices in Shrewsbury and Chester, has promoted Shrewsbury based associate Ben Embrey to the new position of practice associate with a brief to oversee projects being carried out at each office. Chelsea Wilkes has been hired as Base’s...
26 Nov 2018
A thriving Shropshire business group is ending 2018 on a high with a record number of members and a new website. Severn Business Network - which will mark its 10-year anniversary next year  -  was established to promote business growth in and around Shropshire. The organisation hosts weekly, early-morning, meetings at Shrewsbury Town Football Club, which means members can network and enjoy...
05 Oct 2018
A training company specialising in beauty treatment courses has opened its first dedicated base in Shrewsbury following the success of its salon in the town. YLB Training has moved to Shrewsbury business park Abbey Lawn. It has taken on a six-year lease on an 846 sq ft office suite which has been refurbished by site owners Morris Property. Danni Dennis, the entrepreneur behind the YLB salon on...
Sue Walsh, Jill Kelly, Ian Swindell, Helen Grass and Lauren Wagstaff from Lunts pharmacy at Roushill where you can get a free blood pressure check this month
13 Sep 2018
A pharmacy in Shrewsbury is urging residents in the town to have a free blood pressure check and not just rely on an internet quiz. September is a month of action at Lunts Pharmacy in Roushill and last year they carried out around 60 blood pressure checks - but staff want more people to come in for one this year following the rise of an NHS website check. The heart age check was in the news last...
Shrewsbury BID Board members
11 Sep 2018
Shrewsbury BID has launched its Business Plan for 2019-24 and will be seeking the support of its business members in a renewal ballot taking place between 27th September and 25th October 2018. During its first term, the BID which commenced in 2014, attracted additional above-levy income of £430,000 to deliver a total of £1.9million of investment in the town centre. The new Business Plan would see...
Staff at Lunts Pharmacies have given out golden prizes to customers
30 Aug 2018
A Shropshire family business has celebrated its golden anniversary with customers. Lunts Pharmacy, which has two stores in Shrewsbury as well as others in Pontesbury and Craven Arms, celebrated 50 years in business in July. To mark the occasion managing director Martin Lunt gave away a spa day for two at the Albrighton Hall Hotel to a customer at each store. He said: “We want to be an important...
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