News Archive

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.

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.




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.