What's happening?

We are based in the lovely county of Shropshire and although we work with clients in a wide range of surrounding counties, and virtually with businesses across the UK, we love where we live and love to shout about it.

Shouting about things is really our bag so this is the page where we tell you what our clients have been up to, what's happening in Shropshire, what's happening with J&PR - and of course our advice and tips!

by Harriet Ernstsons-Evans
Children accompanying adults will have free access to the Shrewsbury Flower Show this year – and will find plenty to do in a dedicated area with everything from crafts to circus skills to keep them busy. Everything in the children’s area is completely free and will keep youngsters entertained throughout the weekend in The Quarry on 10th and 11th August. […]
by Harriet Ernstsons-Evans
A boom in baby showers at a Shropshire hotel has seen more people than ever celebrating their impending arrival. The trend, which originated from the US, has proved extremely popular in the UK and The Best Western Valley Hotel in Ironbridge has seen a huge increase in bookings recently. For some, it is an opportunity to host a small gathering […]
by Harriet Ernstsons-Evans
A Shropshire trampoline park is set to raise funds for a charity supporting local children affected by cancer. Bosses at Shrewsbury’s Jump In will be supporting the Harry Johnson Trust over the next 12 months in memory of the seven-year-old who passed away following a battle with double hit non-Hodgkins lymphoma. Harry was cared for by the oncology team at […]
by Dani Wozencroft
A group of family run pharmacies in Shropshire are celebrating their 50th anniversary date this month. Martin Lunt, managing director of Lunts Pharmacies which has two stores in Shrewsbury as well as stores in Craven Arms and Pontesbury, has been looking through the archives to see how the business has changed. The company was launched by his parents Ken and […]
by Rebecca Dutton
Businesses and residents from across Shropshire have the chance to be involved in the world’s longest-running flower show. The organisers of the Shrewsbury Flower Show are offering the chance for companies to sponsor elements of the event, which this year takes place on August 10th and 11th. Show organisers are also looking for members of the public to join the […]
by Rebecca Dutton
A former elite cyclist, who now rides for a Shropshire based amateur cycling team, is aiming to become the first British person to win the ‘Etape du Tour’, a mass participation event that follows the route of one of the stages for this year’s Tour de France. Since 1993, amateurs have had the chance to tackle one of the stages […]
by Rebecca Dutton
A Shropshire retail warehouse which has an estimated 10 million vehicles drive past it each year has been snapped up within hours of going on the market for £1million. The warehouse fronts onto the Mile End Roundabout in Oswestry, one of the busiest junctions in the county, where the A5 and A483 come together and extends over a sizable site. […]
by Rebecca Dutton
Chelsea Flower Show winner Chris Beardshaw will be looking for designers to follow in his footsteps when he judges the gardens at Shrewsbury Flower Show this summer. Garden designer Beardshaw won the prestigious Best Show Garden at this year’s Chelsea Flower Show and is one of a number of award winners from the event who will be heading to The […]
by Rebecca Dutton
A Shropshire company is warning people to toughen up their shed security following an increase in raids over recent months. Bulldog Security Products, based in Much Wenlock, says it has seen a rise in the number of people asking for help in upgrading basic security in a bid to combat thieves who are hitting ‘soft option targets’. Ian Jordan, Bulldog’s managing director, said […]