Author: News team

Canal regeneration takes important step forward

Volunteers working to breathe new life in to Wappenshall Wharf near Telford are close to completing a major milestone in its transformation. The Shrewsbury and Newport Canals Trust team have been preparing the ground for the Wappenshall Wharf East Basin...

Recognition for FBC Manby Bowdler in national guide

Expert legal teams at FBC Manby Bowdler are celebrating after they were recognised as being among the best in the country in the UK’s top independent guide to law firms.   The firm’s commercial litigation, agriculture and estates, contentious trusts and probate, and...

Midlands’ family lawyer shortlisted for national award

A partner at a Midlands law firm is in the running for a national award which celebrates the achievements and innovations of women across all areas of legal practice.  Anne Thomson, lead partner in the family department at FBC Manby Bowdler, has been named as a finalist in the...

Building contractor to host construction skills workshops

A building contractor is to hold a series of workshops to help people in Shropshire and Mid Wales learn new skills.  Pave Aways is organising the events for students and people who are unemployed and interested in a career in construction at its sites in Powys and Shropshire.  Under the guidance...

Shifnal welcomes new children’s clothing boutique

A lifelong dream to open her own business has led an enterprising mum of four to launch a children’s clothing boutique in Shifnal.  Negotiations to secure the lease on the store, which is located in the popular Parade Shopping area,...