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 Rebecca Dutton
A Shropshire businessman is proving to be a real feather in the cap for his local badminton club after agreeing to provide new shuttlecocks by way of sponsorship. Craig Marston, of Ke-design architectural services, served up the treat for Oswestry Badminton Club after their decision to move away from playing with plastic shuttles and using the more expensive feathered shuttles […]
by Rebecca Dutton
We’re getting very excited about next week’s production of Dangerous Obsession at Shrewsbury’s Theatre Severn. Written by N.J.Crisp, the brand new tour debuts in the county town from Monday to Wednesday.  The play comes direct from the Nottingham Theatre Royal Classic Thriller Season and is produced by Angela Browne Ltd, who recently presented a UK tour and West End Run […]
by Rebecca Dutton
An outstanding Telford nursery that prides itself on offering a home away from home is holding an open day for prospective parents. ABC Day Nursery in Hollinswood will be open for everyone to view and enjoy on Saturday, (September 7) from 10am to 2pm, with staff on hand to answer any questions. The site is one of four in the […]
by Rebecca Dutton
Organisers of a business networking event are cooking up a tasty treat for guests at their next meeting with a special appearance by Shropshire celebrity chef Marcus Bean. The Business Bridge Networking group will mark its first anniversary at the meeting being hosted by the Ironbridge Gorge Museums Trust (IGMT) on September 11. The group was set up to bring […]
by Rebecca Dutton
A 10 year old girl from a Telford BMX club has brought home a British title after racing against the best riders in the country. Erin Marsh, who rides for Wrekin Riders BMX Race Club in Dawley, took the British number 8 title in the British BMX Championships 2019 at Derby at the weekend. Erin, who took the British number […]
by Rebecca Dutton
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 a spray booth and while it would be ideal for industrial […]
by Rebecca Dutton
Students and staff at Ellesmere College are celebrating “outstanding” A-Level results with an overall pass rate of 96%. The results featured some highly impressive individual performances and more than 50% of all grades awarded were in the top A* A B grades, the threshold required for many Russell Group University places. In particular, Alistair O’Brien, from Llangollen, swept the board […]
by Rebecca Dutton
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 spot and is now the national road race champion for 30-34 […]
by Rebecca Dutton
Staff at a leading Telford nursery are celebrating the triple after gaining a third Outstanding Ofsted report in a row after judges told them they are “inspiring awe and wonder in children”. It means ABC Hoo at Preston-upon-the-Weald Moors has never dipped below the Outstanding ranking since opening its doors in August 2013. The nursery is one of four in […]