Category: Economic growth

77 Economic growth posts found.

Coronavirus: NHS COVID-19 app – everything you need to know

The new covid app launches on September 24

Businesses across Shropshire like pubs, restaurants, hairdressers and cinemas are being urged to ensure they have NHS QR code posters visible on…

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Survey launched on Shrewsbury town centre’s traffic arrangements since June 2020

people walking down High Street in Shrewsbury when it's closed to traffic

News from Shrewsbury Recovery Taskforce A survey is being launched to gather people’s views on how Shrewsbury town centre’s traffic arrangements have…

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Our response to reports about COVID-19 funding for hunting businesses


There were reports in the media over the weekend about Shropshire Council providing funding to businesses involved in hunting. You can read…

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Shropshire Council adds £1 million to rural broadband scheme

Rural broadband voucher scheme diagram

Extra funding to help rural premises benefit from up to £7,000 for a faster broadband connection is now available in Shropshire. Shropshire…

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Developer money helps to fund new Childs Ercall playground, and Broseley Birchmeadow Park improvements


Children and families are now able to use a new playground in Childs Ercall, and visit Broseleys’s Birchmeadow Park all-year-round, following the…

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Shropshire market towns awarded £167,000 to help attract visitors


£167,000 has been awarded to market towns across Shropshire to help them attract and encourage visitors, following the easing of lockdown measures.…

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Coronavirus: It’s business as usual in Craven Arms

Craven Arms library

Craven Arms is safe, and very much open for business – that’s the message from independent traders who are urging shoppers to…

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Coronavirus: Update on case of COVID-19 linked to Boathouse Inn – no further cases

Image of two people social distancing

Shropshire Council is working with Public Health England (PHE) Midlands in response to a single positive case of coronavirus in a person…

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Coronavirus: Space science gives new lease of life to Shropshire businesses

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Shropshire Council and a leading space technology company have joined forces to create a new way to get life-saving supplies to the…

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Coronavirus: Shropshire businesses accessing funding opportunities – yours could be next!

Coronavirus: Business advice and support

In May 2020 Shropshire Council secured free access to funding opportunities for Shropshire businesses to help them through the COVID-19 pandemic. This…

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