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Council to give away 100 free places on new pilot scheme to boost local high streets

A new course in business to create the high street entrepreneurs of the future is offering 100 free places to young people in Telford as part of a drive to address the decline of the high street.
The new Masters course in business, delivered by Wrekin College and sponsored by Telford & Wrekin Council, is to be launched this week in Telford. The Futures MBA will launch at Wrekin College with 100 free places sponsored by Telford & Wrekin Council, up for grabs to youngsters aged 15 to 18.
This age group has had its key exam years disrupted by the Coronavirus pandemic and three national lockdowns.

Sessions to help organisations apply for grants to run holiday clubs now available

Organisations in Telford and Wrekin can now book to attend a virtual briefing session to find out more about a grant scheme to help run holiday clubs in the borough.

Aviramp wins the Queens Award for International Trade

Aviramp, a Telford-based manufacturer is continuing to ‘ramp up’ success with a range of aircraft passenger boarding ramps and exports worldwide to the USA, South America, Australasia, the Far East, Africa, Europe and Scandinavia. The last 3 years growth in sales exporting has finally seen great recognition winning the Queens Award for 2021, amongst strong competition and adding great value in the aviation supply chain.