Shrewsbury

31 Jan 2023
Shrewsbury-based speciality coffee roaster, Iron & Fire has made a six-figure investment in an additional bespoke roaster to meet demand across both its trade and consumer customer bases.  The investment will allow Iron & Fire to take a more flexible approach to its customers’ roasting needs, whilst tripling its overall output. Imported from Europe, the roaster has been built and modified...
10 Jan 2023
Fleur Curtis, owner of Oscar & Willow Millinery, based in The Parade Shops, Shrewsbury has been awarded the prestigious British Hat Guild award 2023.   The award was given by a panel from The British Hat Guild, which is the National association for professional milliners, hatters and headwear designers. It recognises the best of British millinery.    Three finalists were chosen and selected...
Shropshire farmer Peter R Peake becomes a children's author.
28 Nov 2022
A former Shropshire farmer has turned his farming tales and adventures into a series of richly illustrated children’s books that are designed to be fun, easy to read and help youngsters develop a love of reading. Peter Russell Peake has already received fan mail from young readers and is currently in discussions with a major Shropshire tourist attraction about producing a children’s book for the...
Shrewsbury Market Hall launches a new website
28 Nov 2022
Shrewsbury Market Hall has launched a new interactive website, making it easy for users to find information about stallholders, services, opening times and the latest market news and events. Fans of the market can also now sign up to a digital newsletter, delivering the latest market news, up-coming events and special promotions directly into their inbox. The website was designed and built by...
Traders launch Shrewsbury Market Hall Winter Warmers
21 Nov 2022
Shrewsbury Market Hall is throwing a series of ‘Winter Warmer’ events every Wednesday evening, from November 23 to December 14, to sprinkle some festive sparkle with late night shopping and food and drink. Winter Warmers will see gift stalls, cafes and bars open up to 8pm.There will be appearances from Disney characters to entertain children on November 30 and December 7 too. And the market’s...
03 Nov 2022
Six outstanding employees from Morris Care’s nursing homes across Shropshire and Cheshire were recognised at an awards ceremony yesterday (Wednesday 2nd November) at the company’s Welsh Bridge head office in Shrewsbury. The winners had their hard work and contribution celebrated at the Nursing Home provider’s first annual awards ceremony, the Love2Care Awards. Over the last year, 160 members of...
30 Oct 2022
The stunning multi-award winning documentary film "Love Around the World" will be screened in Shrewsbury at 7.30pm on Tuesday, 1 November at Theatre Severn. The event will include a Q&A with film-makers Anđela and Davor Rostuhar, who are currently on tour in the UK and Ireland where the film is being exclusively shown to the public.  ‘Love Around the World’ is a beautiful, culturally, and...
28 Oct 2022
Wednesday 16th November 7-8.30pm, The Morris Hall, Shrewsbury. £12 pp I Can Dance Shrewsbury is back to host another Bollywood workshop, giving attendees a taste of this vibrant modern Indian dance style! In this workshop, you'll learn some classic Bollywood choreography including lots of lively Bhangra steps. You'll find this routine fun, upbeat, easy to pick up and a great workout! Book now...
04 Oct 2022
A successful recruitment agency launched during the pandemic is celebrating its second birthday by winning a prestigious award. Blue Orchid Recruitment, based in Shrewsbury but with a national client base, was started by Rob Griffiths after being made redundant from another recruitment company which closed because of pandemic-related pressures. Two years on and Blue Orchid Recruitment has gone...
04 Oct 2022
The Cathie Sabin Community Tennis Centre has opened in Shrewsbury - with the new courts now available to be booked. People can play on a pay and play basis while coaching courses are also available for all standards and ages, from those who would like to learn the basics to experienced players wanting to fine tune their game.  Named in honour of Cathie Sabin, Shropshire’s former president of the...
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