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Adam Cunningham, Paul Bethell and Stephen Lock of Muller Holdings who are members of the Manufacturing Assembly Network

Manufacturing Assembly Network creates 125 jobs after record-breaking year

A unique industrial collective is casting aside the shadows of Brexit by recording its best ever year, with a £10m increase in sales paving the way for 125 new jobs.
Planting the Tudor Griffiths Group trees are, from left, Maccrea Evans, Garry Lloyd, Oliver Griffiths, Kevin Jones, and Harry Griffiths

Family firm Tudor Griffiths Group branches out

A Shropshire company is certainly keeping it in the family when it comes to protecting the environment for future generations.
The Ellesmere office team has 75 years experience between them

Halls reports buoyant property market in Shropshire

Halls of Ellesmere has reported good growth in 2017 and to cope with growing demand has just recruited a new member of staff.
Team 3DZigns from Shrewsbury College selling products made from recycled plants, pictured with a very happy customer who has just bought one of their innovative designs. Note the environmentally friendly newspaper eco packaging!

Young Enterprise host second trade fair at Shrewsbury’s Darwin Shopping Centre

Young Entrepreneurs have showcased their new businesses at the Darwin Centre in Shrewsbury.
The victorious Hunters team

Aaron & Partners supports charity netball match

A Shropshire netball team hit a team of cricketers for six as they raised vital cash for an Oswestry charity in a special netball match sponsored by Shrewsbury legal practice Aaron & Partners.
From left to right, Paul Kirkbright, UCS Deputy Provost, Adrian Platt, Chair of the Industry Advisory Panel, Prof Anna Sutton, UCS Provost, Dr David Gregory-Kumar, BBC West Midlands Science, Environment & Rural Affairs Correspondent and Prof Roy Alexander, University of Chester at the CREST launch

Launch of £1.9 million University Centre Shrewsbury initiative celebrated at event

The launch of a new £1.9 million initiative at University Centre Shrewsbury which will support Shropshire businesses was celebrated this week.
Enjoying the Valentine’s Day bakes are Dani Shimmons, Monika Fogarasi and Sarah Crane

Two charities to benefit from accountancy firm’s Valentine’s bake sale

Staff from Dyke Yaxley Chartered Accountants have found the recipe for success when it comes to raising money for local charities.
The Network Telecom team celebrate the achievement

Network Telecom achieves Microsoft Gold Partner Status

Network Telecom, the Telford-based business telecoms and IT services provider, has achieved Microsoft Gold Partner Status for Small and Midmarket Cloud Solutions.
Barleyfield House in Monkmoor, run by Coverage Care Services

Coverage Care wins tender for respite services

A Shrewsbury care provider has won a competitive tender process to provide respite residential care for adults with learning disabilities.
Johnathan Gidney of The Shrewsbury Club with Rachel Thomas of Galliers Homes marking the sponsorship deal

Galliers Homes give boost to promising tennis players

Leading Shropshire building company Galliers Homes has served up a sponsorship deal which will support talented young tennis players.
At the launch of ‘Be Part of Telford 50’ are, from left, Richard Partington of Telford & Wrekin Council, Graham Guest, Paul Hinkins, and Councillor Lee Carter

New ‘Telford 50’ business campaign is launched

Telford College was chosen as the venue to launch a major campaign encouraging businesses to get involved in the town’s 50th birthday celebrations.

Shropshire farmers urged to act as grant scheme deadline approaches

Farmers have just a few weeks to apply for a new grant scheme designed to help with buying smaller machinery and equipment.

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Ludlow publican produces cook book with proceeds going to dementia charity

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Members enjoyed a delicious lunch at the Red Lion Coaching Inn

Successful launch of Ellesmere Lunch Club

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