Work to improve Meole Brace roundabout in Shrewsbury has been shortlisted for two regional highways awards.
Businesses are being urged to highlight their environmental work by entering a new category in the 2018 Shropshire Business Awards, sponsored by CREST (the Centre for Research into Environmental Science and Technology) at University Centre Shrewsbury. CREST is sponsoring the Environmental Innovation Award which recognises environmentally aware businesses which have introduced or developed innovative environmental […]
Data protection regulation is set to change on 25 May this year to give people more control over their data. These laws cover how you collect, use and store people’s personal data. Your customers, employees and other individuals need to be able to trust you to look after and use their personal data properly and […]
The Marches Local Enterprise Partnership, with Worcestershire, Gloucestershire, Swindon & Wiltshire LEPs, (working together as the Cyber Resilience Alliance) have commissioned a Cyber Security Science and Innovation Audit. Science and Innovation Audits seek to understand a region’s economic, science, and innovation strengths, and combine national data sets with an “on the ground” view based on […]
Leading UK food and distribution business Pizza GoGo Ltd has created 25 new jobs at its new specialist manufacturing and distribution centre in Telford.
Small to medium-sized manufacturers across the Marches have created 54 jobs in the last eighteen months after tapping into a dedicated business support initiative.
Businesses are being invited to a launch event in Shropshire to learn more about how winning one of the UK’s most prestigious awards can benefit their companies.
The Midlands UK Pavilion, which included the Marches LEP, welcomed more than 4,700 visitors at global real estate show MIPIM 2018, a 57% increase on 2017’s event, which attracted 3,000. More than 50 events were hosted by Midlands UK, including panel discussions and showcase presentations. Visitors to the Pavilion included potential investors, property agents, developers […]
A Shropshire employment programme is celebrating one year of success, having helped hundreds of people looking to develop their skills and confidence. The Building Better Opportunities Shropshire Project, funded by the European Social Fund and the National Lottery, through the Big Lottery Fund, supports those furthest away from the labour market helping them move forwards […]
The British Business Bank (BBB) has launched its £250million Midlands Engine Investment Fund (MEIF), with a mix of debt and equity finance now available to the Shropshire business community, as well as the wider West, East and South-East Midlands region. Signifying its importance to local businesses, the BBB collaborated with the Marches Local Enterprise Partnership […]