News Archive

The Shrewsbury Drapers Company visit RAF Shawbury
Saturday, 14 October, 2017

On September 26th a party of Drapers and their partners visited RAF Shawbury at the invitation of the Station Commander-Group Captian Chuck Norris.

The Shrewsbury Drapers Company 1462-2017 The Legacy
Sunday, 3 September, 2017

A new book on Drapers’ history has been published.

The book which sheds new light shed on a powerful Shropshire trading company is to be launched in September.

Drapers Place Opening by the Duke of Gloucester
Monday, 3 July, 2017

On June 14th, HRH The Duke of Gloucester came to Drapers Place, as Vice Patron of the Almshouses Association, to formally open the new almshouses.

Most Successful Ladies Lunch Yet
Friday, 5 May, 2017

More than 130 attended the 8th Ladies Lunch on the18th of April. It was held in the Great Hall at Ellesmere College.




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