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Peakes Travel Elite picking up their award
23 May 2019
A travel agency in Shrewsbury has been named as the UK & Ireland's No. 1 Travel Agency. Peakes Travel Elite was selected for this prestigious title as part of a power-list of the nation’s best agents by industry bible the Travel Trade Gazette.More than 500 travel agencies and branches put themselves forward for consideration for TTG’s Top 50 Travel Agencies 2019 – in association with Kuoni -...
Staff at Morris & Company gathered outside its Shrewsbury headquarters today to celebrate the start of its momentous 150th anniversary year.
03 Jan 2019
Staff at Morris & Company gathered outside its Shrewsbury headquarters today to celebrate the start of its momentous 150th anniversary year. The rare business milestone is marked with an illuminated display on the rooftop of its Welsh Bridge HQ featuring the years 1869 and 2019 and the theme ‘Honouring the Past, Embracing the Future’ complete with a specially commissioned anniversary flag....
19 Nov 2018
To celebrate the opening of their new premises in the Shrewsbury town centre, Shropshire’s mixed martial arts (MMA) and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (BJJ) gym, Straight Blast Gym (SBG) are offering free self-defence classes to women and children until Christmas. Classes will focus on learning the art of BJJ, a unique martial art and combat sport system that focuses on grappling and ground fighting. The...
18 Oct 2018
For the second year running Shrewsbury based Insurance Brokers Rees Astley sponsored the main music stage at Shropshire Oktoberfest held at the beginning of October. Sometimes business insurance can seem like a jungle with potential pitfalls and problems around every corner, so that was our theme for the Rees Astley tent, which had been decked out with creepy crawlies, a zebra sofa, slime and an...
Sally Johnson, founder of the Harry Johnson Trust, with Jump In Shrewsbury staff ahead of the party to mark the charity's 4th anniversary.
18 Oct 2018
A Shropshire charity set up to help children with cancer is celebrating its fourth anniversary with a trampoline party. The free event in aid of The Harry Johnson Trust will be held from 6.30pm to 9pm on Tuesday, November 6, at Jump In Shrewsbury. Trampoline park bosses chose the trust as their charity of the year and have been hosting various events to support their work. The charity was set up...
Ali Cook Principles of Deception
24 Sep 2018
Comedian, magician and star of the West End spectacular IMPOSSIBLE, Ali Cook is performing his new show PRINCIPLES OF DECEPTION at Theatre Severn on Sunday 21st October at 8PM:  “A hugely impressive show that’s never short on spectacle… Genuinely astounding” ★★★★  Mail on Sunday “Immensely Funny” ★★★★ Daily Telegraph The show is for ages 8+ Tickets are £15.50/ £13.50 for concession rates. Watch...
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...
28 Aug 2018
Shropshire brides to be are invited to attend a free event at one of Shrewsbury’s most historic hotels. The Lion Hotel, on Wyle Cop, is hosting a Wedding Fayre this Sunday [2 SEPT], from 11am until 2pm. Visitors will be able to view the Grade 1 Listed 16th Century Coaching Inn & Hotel, where staff will be on hand to answer any questions, as well as meet a range of local wedding suppliers all...
L-R Seb Slater, Roger Federer (cut out) and Des Walker
13 Jul 2018
Hot on the heels of its Royal Wedding screening success, Shrewsbury Business Improvement District (BID) are bringing a taste of Wimbledon to Shrewsbury with a giant screening of men’s and women’s tennis on the 13th and 14th of July. The splendid background for the quintessential British summer event will be Shrewsbury’s historic castle grounds in the town centre where Wimbledon fans will be...
Bling Terrier Harry Who Is Looking For A Home
05 Jul 2018
CANINE CHARITY Finding Furever Homes is appealing for someone to come forward and offer a happy retirement home to an elderly blind dog whose situation was made worse through neglect. Little Old Harry, an elderly terrier, whose exact age is unknown, is blind in both of his eyes which appear sunken. But the situation has been made worse through neglect and it is now thought both eyes may have to...
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