Shropshire Business

Lidl plans in Newport revived


Plans to bring Lidl to Newport are back on the cards - days after costly plans for a Sainsbury's superstore were abandoned.

Star Comment: Working towards a career with apprenticeships

County Training who have ran an event at Festival Drayton Centre in Market Drayton to show young people how to secure an apprenticeship.

In what you might call the glory days of universities, many young adults would study with varying degrees of assiduity and emerge at the end with good or mediocre degrees in a wide range of generalist subjects of no practical value in the world of work.

Ludlow lad’s living among the logs

One of the log cabins being built by the south Shropshire business, and right, Edward Griffiths

You might expect to find them in the wilds of Scandinavia or the vast woodlands of North America – but now a county craftsman hopes to add log cabins to the Shropshire landscape.