A vision for how freight transport across the Marches and Mid Wales could be improved to support economic development and operational efficiency, as well as realise financial benefits worth £149m, has been launched at an event (21/2/18) in Welshpool. The Marches Local Enterprise Partnership and The Growing Mid Wales Partnership, together with the Welsh Government, […]
The British Business Bank (BBB) has launched a further wave of its £250million Midlands Engine Investment Fund (MEIF) with up to £100million of equity finance to be made available to small businesses across the West, East and South-East Midlands. Working with the region’s ten Local Enterprise Partnerships, fund managers, and the business community, the new […]
The launch of a new £1.9 million initiative at University Centre Shrewsbury (UCS) which will support Shropshire businesses was celebrated this week.
The Shropshire business community is set for a £1.9 million boost thanks to a successful bid for European Union funding by University Centre Shrewsbury (UCS).
Millions of flexible workers will receive new rights under major government reforms as the UK becomes one of the first countries to address the challenges of the changing world of work in the modern economy.
A two-day exhibition is being held to give people the chance to look at the proposals for Shrewsbury’s Oxon Link Road that are being submitted as part of the formal planning submission.
Opportunities to win work on multi-million pound building and development projects across the region will be on the agenda at the Shropshire Construction Summit next month. Building companies, sub-contractors, trades as well as other businesses connected with the construction sector are invited to the Meet the Buyer session on March 6 at Shrewsbury Town Football […]
Key investment sites planned for development to create homes and jobs across the Marches are to be showcased next month at the biggest global property and real estate show in Europe.
Two of Shropshire’s leading training centres are throwing open their doors over the next fortnight to help bridge the skills gap in the region.
A programme of infrastructure improvements in the Oswestry area developed by Shropshire Council has been awarded £9.3m from the Government’s Housing Infrastructure Fund (HIF). The money will help much-needed homes to be built and help create jobs. The funding – from the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG) – will help make housing […]