Telford

07 Mar 2019
As part of International Women’s Day on the 8th March 2019, leading Midlands-based technology providers, Nasstar, and Keystone Law have put together a guide on flexible working, supported by HPE. The guide looks at how more agile working practices, powered by technology, are supporting women to advance in law and continue to work in the legal industry for longer. In a bid to achieve a better work...
ABC Lightmoor manager Kirsty Caldecott with children from the nursery
07 Mar 2019
A new manager has taken over the reins at a leading Telford day nursery. Kirsty Caldecott has joined the team at ABC Day Nursery as Lead Operations Manager for the Lightmoor setting. The nursery group, which marked its 26th anniversary in January, also has branches at Hoo in Preston-upon-the-Weald Moors, Hollinswood and Hadley. Kirsty, 28, has an extensive background in childcare with previous...
06 Mar 2019
A Shropshire business coach is swapping his suit for a pair of boxing gloves next month to raise funds for Cancer Research UK. Alan S. Adams, owner of Horizons Consultants and a bestselling author, has signed up to take part in the Ultra White Collar Boxing event at The Buttermarket in Shrewsbury with the goal of raising £2,500 for the charity. As a former Royal Navy submariner, Alan is currently...
25 Feb 2019
Staff at a Shropshire hotel are celebrating after scooping a prestigious ‘Oscar’ of the wedding industry. The team at The Hundred House at Norton, near Telford, scooped the “Highly Commended Town Wedding Venue of the Year” at The Wedding Industry Awards. The win came following a vigorous judging process and votes from couples who have got married at the venue. It is a double celebration for the...
31 Jan 2019
A Central Shropshire community arts centre has now appointed their first paid member of staff, Chief Officer, Sophie Eades. The Clifton Community Arts Centre (CCAC) was established in 2013 with a view to raising awareness and funds to reopen the Clifton building in Wellington for the benefit of the community. Unfortunately, a developer stepped in and purchased the site for residential and retail...
Jim Mostyn of Gym Mostyn based at Wrekin College in Telford
11 Nov 2018
Indoor rowing to music has been hailed as the latest fitness craze to hit London - but surprise, surprise, it’s been running successfully in Shropshire for the last 15 years! Jim and Sally Mostyn have been running classes five days a week at Gym Mostyn at Wrekin College during that time and say they have seen amazing results with clients developing a healthier lifestyle and higher standard of...
Ross Whetton, founder and owner of UK Fresh Meats based in Telford.
23 Oct 2018
A Shropshire firm specialising in a home meat delivery service and supplying hotels, restaurants, cafes and pubs has its sights set on a national expansion after picking up a prestigious award. UK Fresh Meats, based at Trench Lock in Telford, was launched in January last year and walked away with a Special Recognition Award in the Exceptional Meat Supplier category at the Food England Awards...
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15 Oct 2018
A volunteer-run dog charity is appealing for a local home for one of their rescue dogs in need of a caring owner.  Finding Furever Homes, who sponsor kennels near Shrewsbury, Shropshire, are calling on dog lovers in the surrounding areas to come forward and give Chica, one of their rescue dogs, a ‘furever’ home. Chica, an eight-year-old Staffordshire bull-terrier, suffers from a condition called...
04 Sep 2018
A specialist pensions advice company in Telford has out bid a host of other businesses to win one of the famous giant ducks which have been seen on display in Ironbridge and the Southwater complex. Pensionlite based in Stafford Park won their charity auction for the nine foot duck which was being held in aid of Severn Hospice and the Jayne Sargent Foundation. The colourful duck called C-Ellie-...
26 Jun 2018
Local contractor Morris Property has begun work on two new units at Hortonwood West where it has already completed three similar units. The latest build at the development will see the creation of two multi-let start up units for Telford & Wrekin Council, with a value of over £2 million.  The two new buildings will be built opposite one another, with the first comprising of five units and the...
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