Each month we’ll be rounding up some of the PR work that Shrewsbury BID has achieved on behalf of our members. Please send any comments to members@shrewsburybid.co.uk.

Independent Retailers Forum

Press release talking about Shrewsbury’s first Independent Retailers’ Forum. Independent businesses turned out to support the launch. Coverage in the Shropshire Star, Shropshire Live, Shropshire Business and Shrewsbury Chronicle.

MORE Taxi’s

Press release on new taxi rank and issued to local and regional press. Coverage achieved in Shropshire Star (Main), Shropshire Star (Online), Shrewsbury Chronicle and Shropshire Live (Online). Live interview with BBC Radio Shropshire.

Spring Events

Shrewsbury Chronicle gives an overview of the activities and events in May from our spring events press release, with a quote from Seb Slater about how businesses are ready to give visitors a warm welcome and show Shrewsbury at its best. Two pieces in the Shropshire Star about the County Show, Let’s Rock, and the Cycling Grand Prix, with quotes from Seb Slater.

Sample a weekend in Darwin’s hometown

Story in Edinburgh evening news from Aisha Iqbal, who visited us on a press trip.

Evolution Explored

Shropshire Business feature on the Evolution Explored photography exhibition.

Quarry Pool   

Piece in the Shrewsbury Chronicle on how the saga about the Quarry pool has gone on long enough, with a mention of the BID and how we would like to see the pool retained in the Quarry.

Coverage Breakdown for May 2017

Total no. of articles 14
PR Value  £28,320.02
Business : Consumer ratio 7:9