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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

Drawing inspiration from Shropshire networking event

By | 2019-05-27T04:51:48+00:00 May 27th, 2019|Blog, Business News, What's On|

Business owners and employees at a special event in Shropshire will be drawing inspiration from a leading comic artist when they get a sneak preview of a major new exhibition to be held next month. The latest Business Bridge Networking meeting will be hosted by Ironbridge Gorge Museums Trust (IGMT) in Coalbrookdale on June 5, bringing businesses and individuals together

Shropshire PR firm expands as they celebrate another record year

By | 2019-05-20T10:23:47+00:00 May 21st, 2019|Blog, Business News, J&PR news|

From left to Right: Rhea Alton, Fliss Robert and Kirsty Smallman of J&PR We are excited to announce we have expanded our team by hiring a former journalist and news editor with years of experience in the industry. J&PR Ltd, based in Telford, has welcomed Felicity Roberts to the team as a digital account assistant, as we celebrate another

Award win for third year running for Shropshire telecoms firm

By | 2019-05-14T07:46:32+00:00 May 14th, 2019|Blog, Business News|

Leading telecommunications company Pure Telecom has lifted a prestigious national award for a third successive year. The Shrewsbury-based firm has now won four awards this year and its most recent success was accompanied by a ‘highly commended’ in a second category at the Comms Dealer Sales & Marketing Awards gala event held in London. Pure won the Reseller Sales Team

Mandy joins the team at Lunts in Shrewsbury

By | 2019-05-07T11:30:53+00:00 May 9th, 2019|Blog, Business News|

Martin Lunt and Mandy Martindale A new face has joined the team at a family run pharmacy in Shrewsbury. Mandy Martindale of Hanwood, has taken up the role of medicines counter assistant at Lunts Pharmacy in Hereford Road. The 52-year-old previously worked at Rowlands Pharmacy in Bayston Hill for seven years before taking some time out of work.

Living the dream in Shropshire and Mid Wales, commercial agent says

By | 2019-05-05T11:18:30+00:00 May 8th, 2019|Blog, Business News|

Dolforwyn Hall Shropshire and Mid Wales is becoming a hotbed for entrepreneurs who are escaping to the country to live out their dream of succeeding in the hospitality industry, a leading commercial property expert said today. The region is a popular destination for tourists with a wide variety of B&Bs, hotels, caravan parks, cafes, restaurants and attractions all