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Opportunity to rent in Shrewsbury’s industrial quarter.

By | 2019-08-15T17:40:21+00:00 August 16th, 2019|Blog, Business News|

Duncan and Sarah Howie from Howie, Kent and Co. A rare opportunity has arisen to rent prime space in the industrial quarter of Shrewsbury. Two adjoining units covering a total of more than 18,000 square feet have become available due to the restructuring of a well-established company in Ennerdale Road, Harlescott. The property benefits from gantry cranes and

Shropshire cyclist rides to national champion

By | 2019-08-15T17:30:00+00:00 August 15th, 2019|Blog, Business News, What's On|

Liam Holohan takes the top spot on the podium A Shropshire cyclist has ridden to success and been crowned national champion in his age category at the National Masters Road Race Championship. Former UCI professional Liam Holohan, who rides for Holohan Coaching Race Team, which he also mentors and coaches the team, managed to take the top podium

New clubhouse donated to Telford BMX club by local rotary club

By | 2019-07-02T11:02:36+00:00 July 2nd, 2019|Blog, Business News, What's On|

Children at a Telford BMX club are celebrating after winning the backing of a local Rotary Club which has donated a new clubhouse. The Rotary Club of Wellington members were left overwhelmed after hearing a presentation from volunteer Kirsty Smallman about the success of the club and the sessions it offers. The Rotarians, who meet weekly at the Buckatree Hall

Holohan Coaching Race Team celebrating success in Italy

By | 2019-06-23T10:27:27+00:00 June 24th, 2019|Blog, Business News, What's On|

A Shropshire based cycling team is celebrating after achieving excellent results in a multi day amateur event in Europe. Holohan Coaching Race Team, which is mentored and coached by former UCI professional Liam Holohan, has just returned from the Haute Route Dolomites - a three-day competitive event, featuring more than 250km of racing and over 8,000 metres of climbing in

Launch of ‘shop local’ tourist packages at Ironbridge hotel

By | 2019-06-12T17:47:55+00:00 June 18th, 2019|Blog, Business News|

Peter Bird from the Tandem Experience, Chris Copson - food and beverage manager at the Best western valley Hotel andLee Slim, assistant food and beverage manager also from the hotel. A World Heritage Site hotel is teaming up with other local enterprises in a bid to boost visitor numbers to the area. Staff at the Best Western Valley

New fireworks display company revealed for Shrewsbury Flower Show

By | 2019-06-12T17:43:31+00:00 June 17th, 2019|Blog, Business News|

Photo of previous firework display created by MLE Pyrotechnic. Visitors to Shrewsbury Flower Show can be assured of a real whizz-bang finale this year with the news of a new company coming on board to put on the traditional fireworks display. The display has closed the Show for more than 100 years with thousands of people watching the

Caravan owners warned to lock up ahead of holiday season

By | 2019-06-12T17:09:59+00:00 June 14th, 2019|Blog, Business News|

Touring caravan and motorhome owners are being warned to toughen up their security ahead of the holiday season and make sure they are adequately insured. The number of thefts of motorhomes and caravans spike during the summer with tourers more likely to be stolen from unsecured camping sites, driveways and streets rather than from secured sites and storage premises -

Pure Telecom hit connection milestone

By | 2019-06-11T08:36:20+00:00 June 12th, 2019|Blog, Business News|

Bosses at Shropshire telecoms firm Pure Telecom are celebrating after smashing through the 10,000 O2 mobile phone connections target - proof, bosses say, of continued business growth across Shropshire and the West Midlands The multi award-winning firm says the figures show more companies are looking at remote working as an increasingly viable alternative and that companies are getting on with

Shropshire’s charity cricket event sponsorship extended

By | 2019-05-28T07:16:55+00:00 May 30th, 2019|Blog, Business News, Charity|

Bosses at a Shropshire telecoms firm today announced they had extended their sponsorship of a sell-out charity cricket day and a major business networking event for a further three years. Shropshire County Cricket Club’s Pure Telecom Challenge will be held at Wrekin College on July 11. The day is the largest event on the local business calendar and is regularly

Shropshire cycling team aiming high in the West Midlands

By | 2019-05-27T05:04:36+00:00 May 30th, 2019|Blog, Business News, What's On|

Chris Childs winning the second round of the West Midlands Road Race League - Phil Ward Memorial Road Race on the 5th May at Leighton, Shropshire. A Shropshire based cycling team is well on its way to achieving its goal of becoming the top amateur racing team in the West Midlands. ‘Holohan Coaching Race Team’, which is mentored