Shrewsbury

Customers are introduced to caravan ownership by Salop Leisure sales executive Tanya Bebb at a previous show.
17 Jan 2020
With staycationing predicted to increase in 2020, Shrewsbury-based caravan and motorhome dealership Salop Leisure is planning a first time buyers’ event for caravan holiday homes and luxury lodges in January. The Emstrey-based company is inviting prospective buyers to explore caravan holiday home and luxury lodge ownership at the event on January 25 and 26. Seventy-five holiday homes and lodges,...
16 Jan 2020
Children from a Shropshire school will be on their very best behaviour when they sit down for a traditional afternoon tea at a county hotel. Sixty pupils from Shrewsbury’s Wilfred Owen School will enjoy dainty sandwiches, scones and decadent cakes at the Wroxeter Hotel, between Shrewsbury and Telford. The tea party is part of the primary school pupils’ work in the community as they plan to hold...
Amphibian Triathlon Coaching, swim, bike, run
13 Jan 2020
Shrewsbury based Amphibian Triathlon Coaching have been helping people achieve their triathlon goals since 2016 and 2019 was their most successful year to date.  Helping beginners successfully complete their first triathlons, motivating seasoned triathletes to personal bests & even producing age group triathletes who are now competing for Great Britain. You might be surprised to know there is...
05 Jan 2020
A Shrewsbury nursery has revealed plans to transform its site and welcome a new face to overhaul its offerings in 2020. The Hollies site in Sutton Road is the former home of Shropshire’s county training services and the new home of Childcare at The Hollies. In 2020 the three-storey building, which dates back to the 1860s, will be transformed into a brand new Autism centre for children in the...
27 Dec 2019
Peakes Travel Elite has enjoyed another successful year in Shrewsbury. The independent travel agency began over thirty years ago on Frances Peakes’ farmhouse kitchen table. The business now has a distinguished base in period premises on Mardol, with a team of fourteen staff, all with different areas of expertise in the travel sector. During 2019, Peakes have picked up a number of prestigious...
19 Dec 2019
A development of contemporary homes in Shrewsbury town centre that will breathe new life into one of the town’s major gateways has welcomed its first resident. Susan Jones became the first buyer to seal the deal on a two-bedroom mews house at Albury Place, which is being built on the site of the former Salop Music Centre in St Michael’s Street. It is now home to a mix of apartments, two bedroom...
03 Dec 2019
As part of ‘National Tree Week’ a Shrewsbury primary school is planting trees in its grounds to accompany its newly developed forest school. Coleham Primary School is continuing its journey towards a more sustainable future and helping to educate the children on ways they can help fight climate change. The trees, which were donated by parent Brendan Tuer, were planted in the school grounds. Mr...
03 Dec 2019
Feeling festive? You can’t get more Festive than joining in with the Frankwell Advent Windows, which sees 23 businesses and a church in Frankwell turn in to one giant Advent Calendar! Advent Windows is being organised by Tim Vasby-Burnie, Vicar of St George’s Church in Frankwell, and the large-scale event will see each of the organisations unveil an Advent window at their premises, inspired by a...
01 Dec 2019
The first names on the line up of next year’s Shrewsbury Folk Festival have been confirmed as 2020 tickets go on sale. Globally acclaimed Galician piper Carlos Núñez will make his festival debut and organisers have secured the only UK festival performance of The Lost Words: Spell Songs with Karine Polwart, Julie Fowlis, Seckou Keita, Kris Drever, Rachel Newton, Beth Porter, Jim Molyneux and...
29 Nov 2019
Shrewsbury Colleges Group has held its third Apprenticeship Awards to celebrate the achievements of both apprentices training across a range of sectors and their employers who support them to ensure their success. At a three-course gala dinner and ceremony held at the College’s training restaurant Origins last night (THURS), 11 awards were handed out, including the Apprentice of the Year Award,...
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