Shropshire Business

Rapid-fire uplift in Shropshire economy

Shropshire’s economy has grown by 3.3 per cent in the last year, while Telford & Wrekin’s has achieved a more modest 2.3 per cent improvement, new figures have shown.

Star comment: Celebrate the best of Shropshire business

Proto Labs, on Telford’s Halesfield Industrial Estate, scooped both the Business of the Year and the Manufacturing Champion categories at the inaugural awards ceremony.

Portents of doom swirl around the global economy. Day by day we hear stories about the flatlining of the Eurozone’s economy, the problems afflicting Japan and the stagnation of powerhouse economies like those in Germany and France.