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 Dani Wozencroft
An established Shropshire company could expand into London, Somerset and Nottinghamshire after successfully launching a franchise, bosses have said. Fluid Network Solutions, based in Shrewsbury, gained a number of leads at the National Franchise Exhibition, the first time the company has been available for people to purchase. Director Rob Tolley said: “We were overwhelmed with the response we got at […]
by Rhea Alton
More than 350 injured people have been airlifted out of Shropshire this year and now a Telford vehicle hire company has raised vital funds to help the Midlands Air Ambulance Charity continue with its life-saving rescue missions. Bosses at Jolly Good Vehicle Rentals on the Halesfield Industrial Estate have raised almost £800 after donating £5 from every rental for 31 […]
by Dani Wozencroft
Henning Wehn is German. If you weren’t aware then (where have you been?) you will be very soon after the start of his latest show Eins, Zwei, DIY. And no one can blame the comedian for making the most of coming from a country with –allegedly – no sense of humour. And as he freely admits, he ‘German’s it up’ […]
by Dani Wozencroft
After a long day at work the thought of relaxing to enjoy the ballet at The Place, Oakengates Theatre, in Telford, was a comforting one. Of course, not before fighting through rush hour traffic, rushing to cook something vaguely edible, eating as much as I could of the vaguely edible food, hot-footing it to the theatre and hunting for a car […]
by Rhea Alton
The Shropdoc emergency out of hours number – which receives around 250,000 calls every year – is to change from October 13. The move comes after regulation changes by OFCOM regarding the use of 08 numbers and the rise in cost of calls from landlines. Shropshire Doctors Co-operative Ltd (Shropdoc) provides urgent medical services for patients in Shropshire, Telford and […]
by Rhea Alton
Staff who work around the clock to ensure the success of the Shropdoc out-of-hours service have been honoured for their efforts. A Shropdoc Celebrating Success event was held at the Shrewsbury Town Football Club on September 28, 2015, where a number of staff were recognised. The winners were chosen by a judging panel consisting of a Shropdoc Council board member, […]
by Simon Alton
A slice of cake may not be the most obvious accompaniment to a taxi ride, but that’s what passengers were treated to as part of a company’s charity campaign. Executive drivers at Go Carz, Shropshire’s largest taxi firm, offered customers a cake for them to enjoy during their journey on Friday (October 9) – in return for a donation to […]
by Simon Alton
A woman from Shropshire who severely injured her leg in a horse riding accident is hoping to represent Team GB in next year’s Paralympics – and she needs sponsorship to help her achieve her dream. Kelda Wood, of Shrewsbury, is currently training with the British Canoeing team in the paracanoe discipline, and has a good chance of making it to […]