News Archive

Residents Tea Party
Tuesday, 6 August, 2019

On Saturday 16 June, Drapers welcomed residents and their families from all the almshouses, including our Newport resident, to a tea party in the pretty Fairford Place garden.

Jackie Ryan Memorial Award Winners
Wednesday, 17 July, 2019

A group of Drapers recently went to Birmingham City University to see the Textile Degree Shows of two previous winners of the Jackie Ryan Memorial Award.

Drapers Tour the Flax Mill
Friday, 24 May, 2019

Alastair Godfrey of Historic England escorted three tours of Drapers and friends around Shrewsbury Flax Mill Maltings.

Residents handing over the cushions

New Cushions for Fairford Place
Friday, 24 May, 2019

Residents of the Fairford Place Almshouses have designed and made new seat cushions for the communal day room.




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