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Flaxmill offer
Shrewsbury Business News

Posted 10 May 2024

Shrewsbury Flaxmill Maltings is West Midlands Building of the Year

The Flaxmill, once a disused and dilapidated former factory, has taken home the RIBA Award for West Midlands Building of the Year.

Butcher row
Shrewsbury Business News

Posted 9 May 2024

Shrewsbury's retail vitality in Top 5 among large towns

Newmark's Retail Vitality Rankings place Shrewsbury fifth in the 'Large Town' category, sharing its top five ranking Kingston Upon Thames, Harrogate,…

Shrewsbury Business News

Posted 8 May 2024

Tanners harnesses renewable energy for historic headquarters

Tanners Wines HQ, based in one of Shrewsbury's most distinctive historic buildings, has added a 30 kW array of 70 solar panels to its warehouse roof.

Market hall winners
Shrewsbury Business News

Posted 29 January 2024

Shrewsbury Market Hall is Britain’s Favourite Market – again!

This is the second win in a row for the Market Hall and the third win since 2018.

Shrewsbury Business News

Posted 17 January 2024

Shrewsbury jeweller featured in leading industry magazine

Family-run jeweller Sires Master Goldsmiths was recently showcased in Retail Jeweller, a leading magazine for the jewellery trade.

Clive and omh
Shrewsbury Business News

Posted 9 November 2023

The Spectator spotlights Shrewsbury and the Welsh Marches

Shrewsbury's independent shopping and culinary highlights earned a mention in this week's Spectator.

Gypsy jazz retreat shrewsbury
Shrewsbury Business News

Posted 6 October 2023

Shrewsbury 'UK hub' for roots music thanks to annual retreats

Shrewsbury's Gypsy Jazz and Art of the Blues retreats have helped transform the town into the UK's hub for root music, reports the Guardian.

Great expectations
Shrewsbury Business News

Posted 24 March 2023

Shrewsbury: The Shropshire town with time warp streets that deserved the spotlight

Last year film crews descended on Shrewsbury for Steven Knight's adaption of Great Expectation. The i Paper follows in their footsteps to discover…

Sunday times
Shrewsbury Business News

Posted 5 March 2023

The Times: Shrewsbury is an overlooked market town that's an understudy for London

Ahead of it's starring role in Great Expectations, Shrewsbury far surpasses The Time's great expectations.

Birm live feb 23
Shrewsbury Business News

Posted 5 February 2023

Haven of quirky shops Wyle Cop hailed as must visit by Birmingham Live

Wyle Cop, reputed to be the UK's longest run of uninterrupted independent businesses, has been hailed a must-visit by Birmingham Live.

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