News Archive

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.

The Master, Mary Rose Bone welcomes Sir Algernon and Lady Heber-Percy together with John Moore to the Shrewsbury Drapers at a luncheon in Drapers Hall

Shrewsbury Drapers welcome new Honorary Freeman
Friday, 1 March, 2019

At a recent lunch at Drapers Hall in Shrewsbury three Honorary Freemen were welcomed into Shrewsbury Drapers Company.




Shrewsbury Heritage Week 2021
11th September 2021


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