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Rallying call to county’s “world-class” businesses

A rallying call has gone out to Shropshire’s “world-class businesses” to bid for national recognition by entering the UK’s most prestigious award scheme.
Owen Paterson MP welcomes guests to the event held in Westminster

Investment needed in A5, A49 and M54/M6 link Transport Secretary told

Dualling of the A5 and investment in the A49 and the M54/M6 link is vital if the economy of the Marches and the wider Midlands is to thrive.
LEP vice-chair and chair of Telford Business Board Paul Hinkins, LEP director Gill Hamer and Chairman of the Marches LEP Graham Wynn OBE at the launch

LEP launches plan to create more than 58,000 new jobs by 2038

More than 58,000 new jobs will be created across the Marches – and the economy grow by £8.7billion – under an ambitious new 20-year blueprint for success.

Businesses urged to back 2020 Queen’s Awards launch

The country’s most prestigious business awards will be officially launched at an event in Shropshire later this month.
The Arrow County Supplies building in Shrewsbury

Cleaning supplies specialist looks to a brighter future following major spring clean

A family-owned cleaning and janitorial supplies specialist has undertaken an extensive refurbishment project thanks to a grant supported by the Marches LEP.

Intellectual Property masterclasses for Shropshire businesses

Two special events to help companies make the most of their intellectual property – and take steps to protect it – are to be staged in Shropshire this month.
Sonia Roberts, CEO of Telford-based charity Landau and a member of the Marches LEP board

Marches LEP vacancies ‘a golden opportunity’ for women

The region’s best businesswomen were today urged to seize the chance to help drive its economic growth and told: This is a golden opportunity to make a real difference.
Ella Jones an apprentice at MCMT with Matthew Snelson MD of MCMT and Councillor Sarah Stevens

Apprenticeships aim to drive-up sector specific skills

Businesses are being encouraged to steer the next generation of talent by helping to drive-up sector specific skills through the recruitment of 3,000 apprentices.
Mark Thompson, Alex Thompson (both AceOn); Cllr Richard Overton; and Caroline Cattle (MBIG Grant Manager)

Telford-based battery business charges up for growth

A Telford-based battery pack manufacturer and distributor will increase its capacity, operational efficiency, productivity and workforce following a period of sustained growth which has enabled it to successfully secure a grant from the Marches LEP.
The Marches LEP’s annual report was launched in Westminster last year

Leading businesswomen sought to drive region’s growth

The Marches LEP’s annual report was launched in Westminster last year
Ironbridge power Station

Midlands UK unveils highlights of its MIPIM event programme

The Ironbridge Power Station site and Newport’s new agri-tech focused business park are among £11 billion of investment opportunities from the Midlands being featured at the world’s leading real estate show in March.
Graham Wynn OBE, Chairman of the Marches LEP

Theresa May gives LEPs major vote of confidence

The country’s Local Enterprise Partnerships have a ‘vital role’ to play in the UK’s economic future after Brexit, the Prime Minister has said.


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