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A big part of this year's 150th celebrations is about thanking our people - recognising all those who play a part at Morris & Company.
As we approach the 150th day in this milestone year, we’re involving all our staff and thanking them for their hard work. This week, our thank you came in the form of a commemorative gift and our new coffee table book. They were proudly presented to more than 700 staff from Morris Property, Morris Site Machinery, Morris Care and Morris & Company.
The Morris & Company coffee table book looks back over 150 years in styled, informative pages using information from our archive. Photographs, adverts and documents are brought to life in the book, including a candle advertisement for James Kent Morris’ Frankwell shop to images, Morris’s infamous sausage song and a newspaper cutting announcing the appointment of Mr Bill Morris as a director at the age of 24.
Our celebrations continue over with the opening of our Archive Exhibition at Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery on Thursday 30th May. We welcome everyone to visit to find out more about the Company history. Further details can be found here.Back to news
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Business gives helping hand to Shrewsbury Street Pastors
With our community-minded hats on and showing our support and admiration for the work of the Shrewsbury Street Pastors, Robin Morris presented Director of Operations, Steve Jones, with a cheque for £1,800 today.
Cyclists riding high after 150 miles challenge for Alzheimer’s Society
The gruelling 150 miles charity cycle ride on one of the hottest days of the year has raised a ‘wheely’ great £7,500 for Alzheimer’s Society – and donations are still coming in.
An intrepid band took up the challenge and joined Robin and Chris Morris to tackle a carefully researched route from Holyhead to Shrewsbury to support our charity of the year.
Show is summer centrepiece for year of celebration
Shrewsbury Flower Show was the dazzling centrepiece of summer celebrations to mark our 150th anniversary.
We welcomed colleagues, customers, and guests from the local community to join us at this joyous occasion. Our special garden themed marquee was set up overlooking the arena where we could entertain in style and people could enjoy the entertainment, live music and fireworks finale.