Latest News

10th August 2015

'Visit Shropshire'

In response to the Government's five point plan, the board of Shropshire Tourism along with several invited guests from the tourism associations, unanimously agreed that the best way forward is to bring together representatives from the main county and district tourism organisations on a regular basis to identify and discuss issues that affect tourism in the destination, set strategy and direction, provide a consultative and coordination role across the sector and be a real voice for our tourism industry.

Read More »

10th August 2015

European funding to support Tourism Projects within the Marches

The new RDPE Growth Programme has launched a call for project proposals. The call invites applications for investment in rural areas that will support the development of visitor attractions, tourist information, recreational infrastructure and small scale infrastructure. Grants will help rural businesses and communities seeking to invest in recreational and small scale rural tourism infrastructure.

Read More »

10th August 2015

Lies, Damned Lies and Analytics!

Have you ever wondered why Google Analytics on your own website may differ from other website statistics systems?

Read More »

6th August 2015

Shrewsbury Rated Second Happiest Place to Live in Britain!

In a recent national survey by the property website company; Rightmove, Shrewsbury was crowned the second happiest place to live in Britain!

Read More »

22nd July 2015

Ceilidh and summer BBQ at Blists Hill Victorian Town

If you are looking for a fun and unusual way to spend a summer evening head to Blists Hill Victorian Town, near Ironbridge for their first Ceilidh with traditional folk music, dance and a summer BBQ on The Green on Saturday, 15th August (6.30pm-10.30pm).

Read More »

7th July 2015

Financial Support for Better Broadband in Shropshire

Eligible businesses and charitable organisations in Shropshire can now apply for a Connection Voucher worth up to £3,000 towards the cost of upgrading to superfast broadband. Connection Vouchers will be made available on a first-come first-served basis until 31 March 2016.

Read More »