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Make a splash and have your say on swimming in Shrewsbury

Shropshire Council has launched a four-month consultation to seek people's views on the future of swimming in Shrewsbury. The population of Shrewsbury is changing - it's generally getting older and less active. The county will have significant growth over the next few decades, with a large amount of new housing being built.

Shrewsbury BID announces five new board members

Five new board directors have been announced by the Shrewsbury Business Improvement District (BID) to help deliver projects and services set out in its five year business plan and reflect the priorities of the sectors they represent. The new directors appointed to the board are Mike Dalton, Stop.

Excitement as Cycle Grand Prix returns to Shrewsbury

This Sunday (31 May 2015) sees both amateur and professional racers come to Shrewsbury for the second Shrewsbury Cycle Grand Prix. Starting at 1pm, the circuit will be open for families to try out before the racing starts at 3pm. The last race is at 6pm.

MP names University Centre Shrewsbury as one of his priorities

"A vital economic and educational boost" are the words used by MP Daniel Kawczynski this week to describe the impact of the creation of University Centre Shrewsbury as he names its progression among his nine priorities for the next five years.

New Shrewsbury BID film goes live today

An exciting new polaroid style video production inspired by some of Shrewsbury's well-known artisans and independent retailers will launch today in time for the Bank Holiday Weekend.