Category: Business and economic growth

576 Business and economic growth posts found.

Severn Valley Country Park receives funding for new project

Railway and fields at Severn Valley Country Park

Severn Valley Country Park has been awarded £81,500 for a project that will research the history of the Park and present the…

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Record number of people visit Acton Scott Historic Working Farm over Easter

An image of two toddlers bottle feeding a lamb at Acton Scott Historic Working Farm. Acton Scott Historic Working Farm enjoyed record visitor numbers of the Easter holiday weekend in 2019.

Acton Scott Historic Working Farm welcomed a record number of visitors over this year’s Easter holiday weekend. 1,049 people made the most…

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Two new electric vehicle charge points soon to be installed in Shropshire 


Two new electric vehicle charge points will soon be installed in Shropshire as part of a Highways England-funded scheme to ensure that…

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Improve your HR processes with Shropshire HR

An image of a Shropshire Council HR officer with a client from a Shropshire SME. Shropshire HR are running a one-day course for Shropshire SME's called HR for Beginners aimed at giving them the knowledge and confidence to implement HR processes.

Shropshire HR are holding on one-day course designed to give businesses the knowledge and confidence to audit their own HR policies, processes…

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An Anglo-Saxon Treasure from Shropshire

An image of the Anglo-Saxon pyramidal sword mount that was found in the Culmington area of south Shropshire. The Saxon sword mount has been declared as treasure by HM Senior Coroner, Mr John Ellery.

Mr John Ellery, HM Senior Coroner for Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin, held a treasure inquest this morning (16/4/19) into a recently discovered…

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Excitement at Acton Scott Historic Working Farm as new shire horses arrive

An image of the new pair of working shire horses at Acton Scott Historic Working Farm with wagoner and equine manager, Simon Trueman.

Acton Scott Historic Working Farm have acquired a pair of working shire horses following a hugely successful crowdfunding campaign and the kind…

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Leading motor company secures grant to return to Shropshire

Valley Motorsport, Market Drayton

Market Drayton Business Grant Scheme has enabled a company to move back into Shropshire, bringing jobs and investment into the county. The…

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Family fun this Easter with Shropshire Museums

An image of Shrewsbury Castle with the union jack flying at the left. There a lawns and plants that are in pristine condition on a beautiful summer day.

Join Shropshire Museums this Easter holiday for a whole host of family and child friendly events, arts and crafts sessions and trails.…

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Shropshire Hills Tourism launch ‘The Great Shropshire Hills Cream Tea Trail’

An image of two cyclists on The Portway on the Long Mynd in the Shropshire Hills on a sunny day.

News from our partners  Shropshire Hills Tourism are inviting visitors to taste test the best cream teas in the Shropshire Hills this…

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WIN a Merrythought teddy bear!


Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery have teamed up with celebrated local teddy bear manufacturer Merrythought to give you the chance to win…

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