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Shrewsbury BID
3rd Jun 2015

Shrewsbury BID is launching a new initiative to help businesses in the town save money on their bills and reduce their operating costs. Specialist consultants Meercat Associates have been appointed to negotiate better deals for Shrewsbury BID members on their utilities, telecoms, waste and recycling services in a free initiative for businesses.

1st Jun 2015

Students are celebrating their place in the history of University Centre Shrewsbury after completing the first course. The classes have finished and all the assignments have been handed in for the Certificate in Management Studies (CMS) course.

29th May 2015

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 board members
28th May 2015

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.

28th May 2015

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.

University Centre Shrewsbury. Priority for MP Daniel Kawczynski
27th May 2015

"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.

Shrewsbury BID video, Meet Shrewsbury. Independent traders.
22nd May 2015

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. Commissioned by Shrewsbury BID, 'Meet Shrewsbury: The characters, the faces, the places' is a series of fast-paced photographs showing local businesses, their owners and staff, juxtaposed with memorable images of the town centre and its historic shop fronts and architecture.

Shrewsbury open despite road closures
22nd May 2015

Shoplatch in Shrewsbury will be closed to traffic on two Sundays next month to allow essential drainage and gas works for Mardol House in Shrewsbury to be carried out. The road will be closed on Sunday 7 June 2015 and again on Sunday 14 June 2015, in both instances from 8am Sunday morning to 6am the following day, Monday morning. During the closure through traffic will be diverted via the Town Walls and Claremont Bank route.

Eat Street Shrewsbury, things to do in Shropshire, street food
20th May 2015

With the Bank Holiday Weekend on our doorstep, preparation is underway for Shrewsbury's first ever Street Food Event launched by Shropshire's favourite celebrity chef Marcus Bean. Marcus was joined by Brian from Eat Up, Ian from Barkworths Seafoods, Duncan and Nok from Nok's Gril Thai BBQ to fine-tune last minute preparations for the big event on Friday.

12th May 2015

Primark, the international fashion retailer, has let a 30,300 sq ft store over two levels at the Charles Darwin Shopping Centre. The store, which is Primark's first in Shrewsbury, is a reconfiguration of nine existing units.

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