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...to Shrewsbury Business Chamber, a non-profit making organisation run by its members, for the benefit and improvement of its members, the town of Shrewsbury and its surrounding environs, and the local community as a whole. This website is hosted by one of our members, Salop Computer Centre - we recommend them for all things IT - business, educational or home use; tablet, desktop or laptop!!!

We've been continually representing business in the Shrewsbury area since 1903, and have a dedicated executive committee who meet monthly to discuss all issues affecting business in our area. Click here to sign up.

Member news

Join us at 6.30am Wednesday, 20th June, for our networking tour of Grocontinental. This event is free for members and non-members alike; you will just need to pay for your meal at the Dog & Gun afterwards, for which a £10 deposit is required. Visit our events page for details of how to register for this event, taking place in Whitchurch.

Meanwhile, we return to Salop Leisure at 6pm on Wednesday 18th July for our famous summer barbecue. We're hugely grateful to Tony Bywater for arranging this extremely popular event again for us - the food is always amazing! Edward Goddard, Director of Morris Leisure, will be giving a tourism-themed presentation beforehand. This event is, as part of our usual programme, free for members and £6 for non-members.

Our summer networking programme is never complete without our Shrewsbury Flower Show networking breakfast, on Friday 10th August 2018. Tickets have just gone on sale on Eventbrite - £30 each for members, and £35 for non-members. The price includes entry and an exclusive preview to the show at 8am on the first morning of the show, as well as an informal breakfast with Chamber members and other businesses; you may then stay, or return as you please throughout the day to enjoy the packed programme right up until the end, with the famous fireworks display.

Click here to register for all of our events!

New members

Welcome to our new members, Andrew's Building Conservation Ltd. and Ironcraft Fires & Stoves - you can read all about them in the latest version of our Magazine, downloadable here.

Networking events

Our monthly networking events have been held at a number of venues including Berrys, Origins Restaurant, Shrewsbury Town FC, Shrewsbury Flower Show, Salop Design, Sabrina Boat, Shrewsbury Museum, Shrewsbury Prison and Salop Leisure's Love Plants/Love2stay facilities near Emstrey Island, all very well attended. Many of these events are FREE for members to attend, with a small administration fee of £5 for their guests and non-members - to find out the dates for the coming year, click here.

Executive committee meeting May 2018

The last meeting of the Executive Committee was held at Shrewsbury Shopping Centres' offices on Tuesday, 15th May 2018. Among the items on the agenda discussed, as well as the usual subsidiary committee meetings & reports, were updates on the LEP, Shrewsbury Bid and the Shropshire Business Board; the continuing progress of University Centre Shrewsbury; the Shrewsbury Integrated Transport Package; stories for the Chamber Magazine; and upcoming Chamber networking meetings for the upcoming year. Local business trends and current issues were also discussed.

We always welcome valuable input from members, which helps shape the Chamber's priorities for the future of our local economy. Click here for forthcoming executive meeting dates...