News Archive

Charter Night
Wednesday, 29 March, 2017

On Friday the 10th March, at the annual Charter Dinner, the new officers of The Shrewsbury DrapersCompany were installed.The installing Master Gordon Crofts welcomed Ashley Fraser-Senior Warden to...

Provost Professor Anna Sutton welcoming Drapers and guests to University Centre

Literary Lunch at The University Centre, Guildhall, Shrewsbury
Friday, 3 February, 2017

On Saturday 21st January, over 70 Drapers and guests enjoyed  Prof.

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Whilst looking through historical documents kept by the Shrewsbury Drapers Company the Clerk to the Company, Jan Boyd, came across a Royal Charter granted by Henry II in 1154 requiring the High...




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