News Archive

Drapers Place Keys Handed Over
Thursday, 26 January, 2017

Steve Bowen of Morris Properties handed the keys to Drapers Place to Richard Auger with a number of other Drapers who have been involved in the project looking on.

Drapers Clerk-Jan Boyd watches as Sherriff-Christine Holmes hands the 30 shillings to Master Draper-Gordon Crofts

Royal Charter of 1154 requires Sherriff to pay 30 shillings
Monday, 28 November, 2016

Whilst looking through historical documents kept by the Shrewsbury Drapers Company the Clerk to the Company, Jan Boyd, came across a Royal Charter granted by Henry II in 1154 requiring the High...

October Ladies Lunch raises £1700
Sunday, 27 November, 2016

The Ladies Lunch in October raised over £1700, taking the total to in excess of £10,000 since their introduction.

Drapers,Friends and Visitors tour the completed Drapers Place
Saturday, 19 November, 2016

An open morning was held at Drapers Place on the 19th of November to give Drapers, their friends and other visitors the chance to tour the completed facility.




Vacancies in our Almshouses occur from time to time. We currently have a vacancy for a one bedroom bungalow at St. Giles. If you would like to register your interest please complete our Application Form and we will contact you. Details of the accomodation are on this website - look under Almshouses and  St. Giles.