Shropshire

25 Jan 2022
An award-winning Shropshire multi-disciplinary architectural practice is kicking off 2022 with the launch of a new feasibility service for professional property investors and developers. Base Architects, which has offices in Shrewsbury, Chester and Conwy, is utilising the expertise and experience of its 18-strong team with a UK-wide feasibility service for new and existing clients. The new...
17 Jan 2022
A multi-million pound investment in town and city centres across Herefordshire, Shropshire and Telford & Wrekin is helping to herald a new era for the region, the partnership’s deputy chair said today. Sonia Roberts says the Marches LEP has been a key champion of the region’s historic town centres in the ten years since it was formed – investing tens of millions of pounds to help create...
30 Nov 2021
An online personalised tourist trail linking parts of South West Shropshire, Powys and North Herefordshire has been given the go-ahead after receiving a £50,000 grant from Shropshire Council. The Blue Forgotten Hills project crosses county and country borders, enabling visitors old and new to savour the rich history, outstanding scenery, produce and culture in the rarely visited hill country The...
26 Nov 2021
A West Midlands renewable energy and battery company is demonstrating its own commitment to helping the environment with a £20,000 investment in solar panels, which will generate green energy for its Telford production site. The installation of 80 photovoltaic solar panels at AceOn’s facility in the town is set to generate more than 25,000 kWh of electricity every year, saving approximately 14.6...
Children enjoying a craft session at the Bell Tent Talk and Play session in the Quarry Park in Shrewsbury.
14 Nov 2021
Shropshire charity The Sea Change Trust are holding Talk and Play drop-in sessions for families with pre-school children in Shrewsbury and Pontesbury. The sessions take place in their Bell Tent in The Quarry Park in Shrewsbury on a Monday from 10am – 3pm, and at The Pavilion Community Hub and Library in Pontesbury on a Wednesday morning from 10am – 12noon (term time only). The sessions offer a...
12 Aug 2021
Shropshire-based organisations have the chance to learn more about mental health awareness in the workplace during virtual training. Sally Bromley from Paycare Wellbeing – a not-for-profit organisation which specialises in employee mental health – will share her insight about signs and symptoms of a range of conditions, practising non-judgemental listening, and potential risk factors. Hosted by...
13 Jul 2021
Future counsellors were able to learn more about a hidden form of domestic abuse thanks to a Shropshire-based expert. Michelle John, Founding Director of PEGS, gave a talk about Child to Parent Abuse (CPA) to The Foundation Degree in Counselling Theory and Practice students at Shrewsbury Colleges Group. Michelle set up PEGS to help support parents, carers and guardians experiencing CPA – as well...
30 Jun 2021
Inspired by the fantastic and carefully designed workshops delivered into classrooms by 9 leading children’s authors earlier in the year, over a thousand books have been written by Shropshire primary school pupils for this year’s Creative Writing Competition to bring Shrewsbury Bookfest’s Schools’ Week 2021 project to a triumphant close. Year 5 teacher at St Winefride’s Convent School said of the...
25 May 2021
A Shropshire motorsport team is celebrating getting back on the track after achieving two wins and a lap record in the 2021 F1000 Championship series. Lee Morgan, part of Perpetuum Motorsport, took two wins, setting a new lap record and taking home the Driver of the Meeting award. The first win was a lights to flag victory from pole position, while his second win was from the top 8 reversed grid...
Salop Leisure’s chairman Tony Bywater welcomes Shrewsbury’s Mayor Councillor Julian Dean on Monday to celebrate English Tourism Week.
24 May 2021
Shrewsbury’s Mayor Councillor Julian Dean marked English Tourism Week - May 22-31- by visiting successful leisure company Salop Leisure today (Monday). Cllr Dean was given a guided tour by chairman Tony Bywater of Salop Leisure’s award-winning caravan and motorhome dealership in Shrewsbury as well as the company’s multi-million-pound Love2Stay resort, where he met general manager Chris Skitt. The...
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