Category: Economic growth

205 Economic growth posts found.

Coronavirus: Boost for businesses with launch of restart grant scheme

06/04/2021

Business across Shropshire are set to be given a major boost with the launch of the government’s restart grants scheme. Eligible businesses…

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Major Oswestry plans take “an exciting step forward”

01/04/2021

Work to transform an important gateway into Oswestry is under way – paving the way for highly-skilled jobs and smoother journeys. Shropshire…

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Coronavirus: Social distancing measures to be in place in Shropshire towns from 12 April

31/03/2021
High Street, Shrewsbury

A range of temporary social distancing measures will be in place in towns across Shropshire from Monday 12 April to 21 June…

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Coronavirus: Shropshire businesses urged to sign up for free workplace rapid LFTs

29/03/2021

Shropshire businesses are being encouraged to take advantage of free rapid Lateral Flow Tests (LFTs) testing kits for COVID-19, for staff without…

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Friday hub marks 12-month anniversary with new networking record

25/03/2021

A virtual networking event set up at the start of the first lockdown to help businesses across the Marches during the pandemic…

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£130 million milestone reached in support for Shropshire businesses

24/03/2021

The amount of money paid out by Shropshire Council to support businesses hit by the coronavirus pandemic has hit £130 million. The…

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Coronavirus: Council advises caution to Shropshire’s hospitality businesses when using outside areas

22/03/2021
Pub

Hospitality businesses in Shropshire are being encouraged to work with the council to make sure their temporary outdoor seating areas don’t fall foul of COVID-19-secure rules –…

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Shropshire included in ‘positive and rewarding’ Project Gigabit rollout

22/03/2021
Connecting Shropshire logo

Shropshire Council is pleased to hear that the county is included in Phase 1b of the Government’s Project Gigabit announcement. Since 2013,…

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News from our partners: Shropshire Chamber launches new Mental Health Charter

19/03/2021
Andy Begley signing the new Mental Health Charter

News from our partners Shropshire Chamber of Commerce Shropshire Chamber of Commerce has today launched a new Mental Health Charter, to recognise…

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Specialist enterprise programme to launch in Shropshire

19/03/2021

Entrepreneurs from across Shropshire are invited to take part in a free programme aimed at helping them build and grow their businesses.…

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