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Shropshire telecoms firm lifts third award

By | 2019-03-19T10:20:36+00:00 March 19th, 2019|Blog, Business News|

Celebrations at a Shropshire telecommunications firm were continuing today after they scooped their third award in recent weeks. Pure Telecom, based in Shrewsbury, took to the stage at the Mobile News Awards ceremony in London to accept the B2B dealer (under 50 employees) award on Thursday night, which is considered one of the most prestigious industry related awards. They were

Pure Telecom celebrates national awards success

By | 2019-03-14T07:42:24+00:00 March 14th, 2019|Blog, Business News|

 A Shropshire telecommunications firm has lifted two awards - recognising its ‘world-class customer support’. Pure Telecom, based in Shrewsbury, has won the O2 Customer Service and Digital Awards, marking the firm’s ‘extraordinary hard work and dedication over the past 12 months’. The news forms part of a double celebration for Pure with the company being shortlisted for two more national

New manager at Shropshire nursery

By | 2019-03-07T08:51:59+00:00 March 7th, 2019|Blog, Business News|

Kirsty Caldecott with children from ABC Lightmoor. 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 positions at

New face at Pure Telecom

By | 2019-02-20T05:31:37+00:00 February 20th, 2019|Blog, Business News|

Shropshire-based telecommunications giant Pure Telecom has appointed a new Marketing Manager. Kate Oakley, 26, has extensive experience in marketing and joins Pure after working for two years as Marketing Executive at employee engagement expert Best Companies. Recently married Kate lives in Llansantffraid and says she was strongly attracted to Pure because of its strong reputation as a market leader and

Shropshire hotel manager celebrates silver anniversary

By | 2019-02-18T17:23:06+00:00 February 18th, 2019|Blog, Business News|

Lisa Snape celebrates 25 years at the Best Western Valley Hotel in Ironbridge. A Shropshire wedding planner is celebrating her own silver anniversary working at an award winning World Heritage Site hotel. Lisa Snape, marketing and sales manager at the Best Western Valley Hotel, has overseen weddings at the family-run hotel for the last 25 years. She has

County design firm wins for second time at Shropshire Design Awards

By | 2019-02-14T10:31:16+00:00 February 14th, 2019|Blog, Business News|

Councillor Rob Macey, Portfolio Holder for Planning and Housing Development at Shropshire Council with Craig Marston, director of Ke-Design. Bosses at a Shropshire architectural design studio are celebrating after scooping a second county design and conservation award. Craig Marston, founder and director of Ke-Design with offices in Oswestry and Shrewsbury won the award at the Shropshire Council Design

Shropshire business network raises enough money to save two lives for the Midlands Air Ambulance

By | 2019-02-07T10:48:34+00:00 February 7th, 2019|Blog, Business News|

A Shropshire networking club has presented a £6,000 cheque to the Midlands Air Ambulance Charity after raising money for the organisation with a Christmas raffle. Members of the Severn Business Network, which promotes business growth in and around Shropshire, raised enough money to save two lives in the area, equating to the cost of two helicopter flights. The donation was

Pharmacy future is looking bright as bosses reflect on golden year

By | 2019-01-28T16:51:20+00:00 January 29th, 2019|Blog, Business News|

Martin Lunt, managing director of Lunts Pharmacies in Shrewsbury, Craven Arms and Pontesbury An independent family-owned Shropshire pharmacy group is looking to a bright future after celebrating a successful golden year. Lunts Pharmacy, which has two stores in Shrewsbury and well as stores in Pontesbury and Craven Arms, looks to offer more services and serve more customers during

Bridgnorth garage in line for top award

By | 2019-01-28T16:40:58+00:00 January 28th, 2019|Blog, Business News|

Shropshire independent garage David Dexters is in the running for a regional title in the national Federation of Small Businesses Awards. The Bridgnorth-based firm has been shortlisted in the Employer of the Year category in the FSB Businesses’ Celebrating Small Business awards 2019. The awards, now in their second year, aim to find the best and most innovative small, medium

Ascendancy celebrates 15 years

By | 2019-01-20T07:58:24+00:00 January 20th, 2019|Blog, Business News|

Helen when Ascendancy first began - with an old fashioned computer! An award-winning Shropshire internet marketing company, which has established itself as one of the leading agencies in Europe, is marking 15 years in business this month (JAN). Ascendancy Internet Marketing, based in Shifnal, has become a major player in the industry since its launch in 2004 by