Economic growth

The Economic Growth Team plays a key role in supporting and developing Shropshire’s economy. Our vision is to support and promote the economic growth and prosperity of Shropshire by attracting investment, creating jobs, enhancing skills, supporting businesses and developing infrastructure. We work with partners across the county to develop the infrastructure required for sustainable economic growth. The work of the Economic Growth Team is guided by Shropshire’s Economic Growth Strategy which is helping to deliver the Healthy Economy section of Shropshire Council’s Shropshire Plan.

Our work is divided into four themes:

Economic growth news

News from our partners: Expanding gigabit connectivity – Kloud9 transforms broadband landscape

News from our partners: Expanding gigabit connectivity – Kloud9 transforms broadband landscape

Tagged under:
  • Community
  • Economic growth
  • Partner organisations
  • Broadband
  • Clee Hill
  • Clun
  • connecting shropshire
  • Cressage

News from our partners Kloud 9 Kloud9, in collaboration with BDUK and Connecting Shropshire, continues to revolutionise broadband connectivity in rural Shropshire.… Continue reading

Shropshire Artisan Showcase proves to be “an awesome opportunity”

Shropshire Artisan Showcase proves to be “an awesome opportunity”

Tagged under:
  • Economic growth
  • Partner organisations
  • economic growth
  • shopping centre
  • Shrewsbury
  • Shropshire Growth Hub

In mid-April 2024 a pop-up artisan retail shop at The Darwin centre, Shrewsbury proved a resounding success. Eight local artisans from around… Continue reading