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BUSINESSES INVITED TO HELP H & W CHAMBER CLIMB EVEREST!

BUSINESSES INVITED TO HELP H & W CHAMBER CLIMB EVEREST!

29/03/2017

Herefordshire & Worcestershire Chamber of Commerce is delighted to be supporting the Bizfit – Couch to Summit Challenge and is looking for Chamber members to join their team.

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TOP THREE REVEALED FOR CHAMBER PHOTO COMPETITION

TOP THREE REVEALED FOR CHAMBER PHOTO COMPETITION

29/03/2017

Last night (Tuesday 28 March), guests, sponsors and finalists of the Chamber Photo Competition enjoyed seeing the winners revealed at an event at Worcester City Art Gallery & Museum.

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 BCC: ACTION NEEDED ON POOR BROADBAND, ESPECIALLY IN RURAL AREAS AND FOR SMALL FIRMS

BCC: ACTION NEEDED ON POOR BROADBAND, ESPECIALLY IN RURAL AREAS AND FOR SMALL FIRMS

28/03/2017

Businesses across the UK, particularly in rural areas, are still without reliable broadband connections, despite companies saying the availability of fully functional broadband is extremely important to their operations, according to the results of a survey released today (Monday) by the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC).

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£748,000 AWARDED FOR HEREFORDSHIRE’S A GREAT PLACE

£748,000 AWARDED FOR HEREFORDSHIRE’S A GREAT PLACE

28/03/2017

Herefordshire Cultural Partnership (HCP) notched up another success with the announcement that the County will be one of only 16 pilot areas for the Great Place Scheme, jointly funded over three years by Arts Council England (ACE) and Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) to put heritage, arts and culture at the heart of its communities.

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BUSINESSES PROVIDE INPUT TO MARCHES FREIGHT TRANSPORT STRATEGY

BUSINESSES PROVIDE INPUT TO MARCHES FREIGHT TRANSPORT STRATEGY

23/03/2017

A new strategy for freight transport across the Marches will aim to reduce congestion, shorten journey times and find ways to support businesses moving goods from A to B.

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BCC ECONOMIC FORECAST: UK GROWTH UPGRADED FOR 2017 BUT TO REMAIN FLAT IN THE MEDIUM-TERM

BCC ECONOMIC FORECAST: UK GROWTH UPGRADED FOR 2017 BUT TO REMAIN FLAT IN THE MEDIUM-TERM

23/03/2017

The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) has upgraded its UK GDP growth forecast for 2017 from 1.1% to 1.4%. However, it has downgraded its expectations slightly for 2018 from 1.4% to 1.3%, and published its first forecast for 2019 of 1.5% growth.

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HEREFORDSHIRE BUSINESSES INVITED TO INPUT INTO MARCHES FREIGHT STRATEGY

HEREFORDSHIRE BUSINESSES INVITED TO INPUT INTO MARCHES FREIGHT STRATEGY

22/03/2017

Herefordshire businesses are invited to input into the Marches Freight Strategy, by completing a survey on what the priorities should be.

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FINALISTS ANNOUNCED FOR CHAMBER PHOTO COMPETITION!

FINALISTS ANNOUNCED FOR CHAMBER PHOTO COMPETITION!

17/03/2017

10 finalists have now been chosen for the Chamber Business Photo Competition. Entries were shortlisted by Hamish Gill, Managing Director of F8 Creates and Gavin Allen, Managing Director at Photoglide Ltd.

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FIRST MIDLANDS ENGINE TRADE SUMMIT A HUGE SUCCESS

FIRST MIDLANDS ENGINE TRADE SUMMIT A HUGE SUCCESS

17/03/2017

More than 500 delegates from across the East and West Midlands attended the first Midlands Engine Trade Summit in Birmingham.

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LAST CHANCE TO ENTER THE CHAMBER BUSINESS AWARDS

LAST CHANCE TO ENTER THE CHAMBER BUSINESS AWARDS

16/03/2017

Local businesses have until Friday 31 March to enter Herefordshire & Worcestershire Chamber of Commerce’s annual business Awards, sponsored by Sanlam.

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WORCESTERSHIRE LEP: WORCESTERSHIRE IS BEST IN THE COUNTRY FOR PRODUCTIVITY GROWTH

WORCESTERSHIRE LEP: WORCESTERSHIRE IS BEST IN THE COUNTRY FOR PRODUCTIVITY GROWTH

15/03/2017

Worcestershire Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) has announced that the county has achieved the highest productivity growth in England in recent years.

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MILLIONS TO BE INVESTED IN NEW UNIVERSITY AND CYBER CENTRE IN HEREFORDSHIRE

MILLIONS TO BE INVESTED IN NEW UNIVERSITY AND CYBER CENTRE IN HEREFORDSHIRE

15/03/2017

The Marches Local Enterprise Partnership has agreed funding allocations for Herefordshire projects which are being supported by the LEP's latest Growth Deal with Government announced today. (THURS)

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£17.5 MILLION CASH BOOST FOR WORCESTERSHIRE TO HELP CREATE LOCAL JOBS AND GROWTH

£17.5 MILLION CASH BOOST FOR WORCESTERSHIRE TO HELP CREATE LOCAL JOBS AND GROWTH

15/03/2017

Communities Secretary Sajid Javid announced a government cash boost of £17.5 million for Worcestershire to help create jobs, support businesses and encourage growth.

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BCC: BUSINESSES NEED CERTAINTY ON POST-BREXIT TRADING PRACTICALITIES AS SOON AS POSSIBLE

BCC: BUSINESSES NEED CERTAINTY ON POST-BREXIT TRADING PRACTICALITIES AS SOON AS POSSIBLE

15/03/2017

Commenting on the International Trade Committee’s report on UK Trade Options Beyond 2019, released on 7 March, Dr Adam Marshall, Director General of the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), said:

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BUSINESSES INVITED TO HAVE THEIR SAY ON HEREFORD'S FUTURE

BUSINESSES INVITED TO HAVE THEIR SAY ON HEREFORD'S FUTURE

15/03/2017

Herefordshire businesses are invited to have their say at the Hereford Area Plan and Hereford Transport Package Business Breakfast.

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NOMINATIONS NOW OPEN FOR WORCESTERSHIRE APPRENTICESHIP AWARDS 2017

NOMINATIONS NOW OPEN FOR WORCESTERSHIRE APPRENTICESHIP AWARDS 2017

13/03/2017

Worcestershire Local Enterprise Partnership and Worcestershire County Council have announced that nominations are now open for this year’s Worcestershire Apprenticeship Awards 2017.

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HEREFORDSHIRE COMPANIES INVITED TO EXPORT DROP IN CLINICS

HEREFORDSHIRE COMPANIES INVITED TO EXPORT DROP IN CLINICS

10/03/2017

Every Wednesday from 10.00am-12:00pm at the Hereford Business Solutions Centre

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BESPOKE TRAINING IN LEDBURY, LEOMINSTER AND LUDLOW

BESPOKE TRAINING IN LEDBURY, LEOMINSTER AND LUDLOW

10/03/2017

Three businesses have benefited from bespoke training through the Chamber’s Business Training Department during February 2017.

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BUSINESSES INSPIRED BY SPEAKER LINE UP AT CHAMBER BUSINESS EXPO

BUSINESSES INSPIRED BY SPEAKER LINE UP AT CHAMBER BUSINESS EXPO

09/03/2017

Hundreds of businesses from Herefordshire and Worcestershire were inspired by the high profile panel of speakers at Herefordshire & Worcestershire Chamber of Commerce’s Business Expo, sponsored by Hewett Recruitment, on Thursday 2 March

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MICROSOFT – CHAMBER PARTNERSHIP

MICROSOFT – CHAMBER PARTNERSHIP

09/03/2017

The Chambers of Commerce have teamed up with Microsoft and Giacom to offer members an exclusive discount on a range of cloud solutions to increase your business productivity.

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APPRENTICES IN BUSINESS

APPRENTICES IN BUSINESS

01/03/2017

As next week is the 10th National Apprenticeship week, it is appropriate to reflect upon the role of apprentices in business.

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PUT PRACTICALITY AND CERTAINTY AT THE HEART OF BREXIT NEGOTIATIONS

PUT PRACTICALITY AND CERTAINTY AT THE HEART OF BREXIT NEGOTIATIONS

01/03/2017

As the Chamber Network gathers in Westminster for the BCC Annual Conference, the British Chambers of Commerce has today (Tuesday) published a business blueprint for the UK government ahead of the upcoming Brexit negotiations.

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CHAMBER JOINS THE GOOD RECRUITMENT CAMPAIGN

CHAMBER JOINS THE GOOD RECRUITMENT CAMPAIGN

27/02/2017

Herefordshire & Worcestershire Chamber of Commerce is proud to be part of the Good Recruitment campaign, which helps organisations benchmark their current recruitment methods and reinvigorate their strategies in order to attract the right candidate.

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HEREFORD COURIERS GIVE PEDAL POWER TO START UP CAMPAIGN

HEREFORD COURIERS GIVE PEDAL POWER TO START UP CAMPAIGN

27/02/2017

A drive to encourage more entrepreneurs to start or grow their small businesses teamed up with Hereford’s bike based courier service to promote the campaign.

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BCC/DHL: CONFIDENCE BOOST FOR EXPORTERS AHEAD OF ARTICLE 50 TRIGGER

BCC/DHL: CONFIDENCE BOOST FOR EXPORTERS AHEAD OF ARTICLE 50 TRIGGER

27/02/2017

The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), in partnership with DHL, today (Thursday) publishes its latest Quarterly International Trade Outlook, which shows that confidence among exporters that their turnover will improve jumped in Q4 2016, ahead of further moves towards Brexit.

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UK LABOUR MARKET IN GOOD HEALTH

UK LABOUR MARKET IN GOOD HEALTH

24/02/2017

Commenting on the labour market statistics for February 2017, released today by the Office for National Statistics, Suren Thiru, Head of Economics at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), said:

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UK EXPORTERS PUT IN STRONG PERFORMANCE IN FINAL QUARTER OF 2016

UK EXPORTERS PUT IN STRONG PERFORMANCE IN FINAL QUARTER OF 2016

24/02/2017

Commenting on the UK trade statistics for December 2016, released today by the Office for National Statistics, Mike Spicer, Director of Economics at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), said:

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KEEP THE TWO COUNTIES AT THE TOP! BUSINESSES ENCOURAGED TO COMPLETE LEADING SURVEY

KEEP THE TWO COUNTIES AT THE TOP! BUSINESSES ENCOURAGED TO COMPLETE LEADING SURVEY

22/02/2017

The fieldwork for the Quarterly Economic Survey (QES) for quarter 1 2017 has begun and businesses are encouraged to share their views.

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BREAKFAST BUDGET BRIEFING 2017

BREAKFAST BUDGET BRIEFING 2017

21/02/2017

Local businesses are invited to join the Chamber and CB Chartered Accountants on Thursday 9th March to hear the business reaction to the budget.

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BUSINESS LEADERS TO SPEAK AT INAUGURAL  MIDLANDS ENGINE INTERNATIONAL TRADE SUMMIT

BUSINESS LEADERS TO SPEAK AT INAUGURAL MIDLANDS ENGINE INTERNATIONAL TRADE SUMMIT

17/02/2017

Some of the country’s leading finance experts and business leaders have been signed up to speak at the first Midlands Engine International Trade Summit this spring.

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KEY AUTOMATIC ENROLMENT MESSAGES FOR EMPLOYERS – FEBRUARY 2017

KEY AUTOMATIC ENROLMENT MESSAGES FOR EMPLOYERS – FEBRUARY 2017

16/02/2017

Key updates of auto enrolment from the Pensions Regulator for February 2017.

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CITY OF CULTURE UPDATE

CITY OF CULTURE UPDATE

14/02/2017

An update on Hereford’s bid for City of Culture 2021.

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GOVERNMENT CONSULTATION ON INDUSTRIAL STRATEGY

GOVERNMENT CONSULTATION ON INDUSTRIAL STRATEGY

13/02/2017

The Government are asking for businesses to respond to a consultation on their industrial strategy.

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HEREFORD TOURISM SUPERSTAR REACHES THE NATIONAL TOP TEN

HEREFORD TOURISM SUPERSTAR REACHES THE NATIONAL TOP TEN

13/02/2017

Liz Hill, Founder of Rural Concierge in Hereford, has reached the top ten in Visit England’s Tourism Superstar competition in conjunction with the Daily Mirror, and is seeking the county’s support in an online vote.

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CHAMBER LAUNCH BUSINESS MANIFESTO FOR 2017

CHAMBER LAUNCH BUSINESS MANIFESTO FOR 2017

10/02/2017

Herefordshire & Worcestershire Chamber of Commerce has officially launched its Business Manifesto for 2017, which outlines the main policy objectives and campaigns for businesses in the two counties.

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MIDLANDS REGION UNITES ON UNPRECEDENTED SCALE AT MIPIM 2017

MIDLANDS REGION UNITES ON UNPRECEDENTED SCALE AT MIPIM 2017

10/02/2017

A Midlands-wide delegation – featuring ten Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) areas and 49 private and public sector partners – will exhibit together for the first time at the global property and real estate show MIPIM (Cannes, France, 14-17 March).

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ORGANISATIONS AND PARTNERS GATHER FOR WORCESTERSHIRE’S WORLD CLASS INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITIES

ORGANISATIONS AND PARTNERS GATHER FOR WORCESTERSHIRE’S WORLD CLASS INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITIES

10/02/2017

Over 70 organisations and partners attended a World Class Worcestershire Inward Investment Workshop to explore ways to collectively support further investment and business growth into the County.

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HIGH SATISFACTION FOR CHAMBER MEMBERS

HIGH SATISFACTION FOR CHAMBER MEMBERS

09/02/2017

89% of Chamber members are satisfied with their membership package and 88% would recommend membership to others, a recent Customer Satisfaction survey shows.

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THREE WEEKS UNTIL THE CHAMBER BUSINESS EXPO

THREE WEEKS UNTIL THE CHAMBER BUSINESS EXPO

09/02/2017

Businesses from across the two counties are invited to attend Herefordshire & Worcestershire Chamber of Commerce’s Business Expo, sponsored by Hewett Recruitment, taking place at The Three Counties Showground on Thursday 2 March.

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BCC BUDGET SUBMISSION: ACTION NEEDED ON RATE BURDEN THAT IS SAPPING BUSINESSES

BCC BUDGET SUBMISSION: ACTION NEEDED ON RATE BURDEN THAT IS SAPPING BUSINESSES

08/02/2017

Ahead of the Chancellor’s Spring Budget on March 8, the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) is urging the government to take action on delivering real reform to the business rates system.

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SPECIALIST SUPPORT ON OFFER FOR MANUFACTURING SMES

SPECIALIST SUPPORT ON OFFER FOR MANUFACTURING SMES

07/02/2017

Manufacturers in Herefordshire can now access specialist support and grant funding to improve their business thanks to a new programme in the Marches.

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ONE WEEKS REMAINING TO REGISTER FOR EUROPEAN FUNDING WORKSHOP

ONE WEEKS REMAINING TO REGISTER FOR EUROPEAN FUNDING WORKSHOP

07/02/2017

Rural businesses have one week remaining to register for the first of a series of workshops to understand how they can benefit from European Funding.

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MIDLANDS ENGINE TRADE SUMMIT

MIDLANDS ENGINE TRADE SUMMIT

07/02/2017

Businesses are invited to the Midlands Engine Trade Summit at The Vox, Birmingham on Thursday 9 March.

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BCC INTERNATIONAL TRADE SURVEY:  FALL IN STERLING EXPECTED TO INCREASE COST BASE AND PUSH UP PRICES

BCC INTERNATIONAL TRADE SURVEY: FALL IN STERLING EXPECTED TO INCREASE COST BASE AND PUSH UP PRICES

06/02/2017

The recent fall in the value of Sterling is squeezing domestic sales margins, and increasing the cost base of UK businesses, according to the results of the British Chambers of Commerce’s (BCC) latest International Trade Survey.

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HATCH YOUR EXPORT PLANS TO CHINA AS THE YEAR OF THE ROOSTER BEGINS

HATCH YOUR EXPORT PLANS TO CHINA AS THE YEAR OF THE ROOSTER BEGINS

03/02/2017

Businesses in the Midlands are being urged to mark the Chinese New Year by seizing growing export opportunities with the world’s second largest economy.

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BCC: GDP GROWTH SHOWS STRONG END TO 2016 FOR THE UK ECONOMY

BCC: GDP GROWTH SHOWS STRONG END TO 2016 FOR THE UK ECONOMY

03/02/2017

Commenting on the first estimate of GDP for the fourth quarter of 2016, released today by the Office for National Statistics, Suren Thiru, Head of Economics at the British Chambers of Commerce, said:

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REDDITCH BUSINESS TO BENEFIT FROM ENERGY EFFICIENCY PROGRAMME GRANT

REDDITCH BUSINESS TO BENEFIT FROM ENERGY EFFICIENCY PROGRAMME GRANT

25/01/2017

A Redditch business is one of a number of businesses to have benefited from the first Business Energy Efficiency Programme Grant round, set up to help lower running costs and promote energy efficient businesses.

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BCC COMMENTS ON THERESA MAY'S BREXIT SPEECH

BCC COMMENTS ON THERESA MAY'S BREXIT SPEECH

23/01/2017

Commenting on the Prime Minister’s speech on Brexit, Adam Marshall, Director General of the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) said:

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BUSINESSES INVITED TO ATTEND LAUNCH OF THE CHAMBER MANIFESTO

BUSINESSES INVITED TO ATTEND LAUNCH OF THE CHAMBER MANIFESTO

17/01/2017

Local businesses are invited to attend the launch of the Chamber Business Manifesto for 2017 on the 3rd of February.

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CHAMBER BUSINESS AWARDS OPEN FOR ENTRIES!

CHAMBER BUSINESS AWARDS OPEN FOR ENTRIES!

13/01/2017

Today, (Thursday 12 January 2017), local businesses are encouraged to enter Herefordshire & Worcestershire Chamber of Commerce’s annual business Awards, sponsored by Sanlam.

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£16.5M EUROPEAN FUNDING POTS OPEN FOR APPLICATIONS

£16.5M EUROPEAN FUNDING POTS OPEN FOR APPLICATIONS

10/01/2017

Projects that will promote economic growth and create jobs across the Marches are being invited to bid for a share of more than £16 million of European funding.

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SUSTAINABILITY FORUM LAUNCHED TO HIGHLIGHT BUSINESS BENEFITS OF ENERGY EFFICIENCY

SUSTAINABILITY FORUM LAUNCHED TO HIGHLIGHT BUSINESS BENEFITS OF ENERGY EFFICIENCY

09/01/2017

SMEs across Herefordshire and Worcestershire are invited to the first Sustainability forum, in association with the Business Energy Efficiency Programme (BEEP).

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IMPACT OF BREXIT VOTE ON LOCAL BUSINESS REVEALED IN LATEST CHAMBER SURVEY

IMPACT OF BREXIT VOTE ON LOCAL BUSINESS REVEALED IN LATEST CHAMBER SURVEY

04/01/2017

Herefordshire & Worcestershire Chamber of Commerce’s renowned Quarterly Economic Survey (QES) has revealed that local business is beginning to feel the pinch after the vote to leave the EU.

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NEW CHIEF EXECUTIVE FOR HEREFORDSHIRE & WORCESTERSHIRE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE ANNOUNCED

NEW CHIEF EXECUTIVE FOR HEREFORDSHIRE & WORCESTERSHIRE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE ANNOUNCED

03/01/2017

Sharon Smith has today (Tuesday 3 January) been announced as the new Chief Executive of Herefordshire & Worcestershire Chamber of Commerce, to take over from Mike Ashton on 1 April 2017.

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SHOW US YOUR CREATIVITY WITH THE CHAMBER PHOTO COMPETITION!

SHOW US YOUR CREATIVITY WITH THE CHAMBER PHOTO COMPETITION!

03/01/2017

Budding photographers from local businesses are invited to enter the Chamber’s 2017 business photo competition.

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RESOLVING TO EXPORT IN 2017? DIT LAUNCHES MASTERCLASSES FOR INEXPERIENCED EXPORTERS

RESOLVING TO EXPORT IN 2017? DIT LAUNCHES MASTERCLASSES FOR INEXPERIENCED EXPORTERS

23/12/2016

Worcestershire businesses whose new year’s resolution is to begin – or expand – their overseas trade can sign up for two new, free masterclasses, designed to help them enter an international market.

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PRIME MINISTER MUST ‘SHOW LEADERSHIP’ ON EU MIGRANTS’ RIGHT TO REMAIN – SAYS TUC AND BCC

PRIME MINISTER MUST ‘SHOW LEADERSHIP’ ON EU MIGRANTS’ RIGHT TO REMAIN – SAYS TUC AND BCC

19/12/2016

The TUC and the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) have today (Sunday) published an open letter to the Prime Minister calling on her to end the uncertainty for workers and businesses by confirming that the government will give current EU migrants a right to remain after Brexit.

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AUTUMN STATEMENT 2016: CHAMBER ANALYSIS

AUTUMN STATEMENT 2016: CHAMBER ANALYSIS

23/11/2016

Philip Hammond’s first, and coincidently last, Autumn Statement was a responsible package that will reassure local businesses in Herefordshire & Worcestershire.

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LOCAL BUSINESSES RECOGNISED AT LATEST WORCESTERSHIRE WORKS WELL EVENT

LOCAL BUSINESSES RECOGNISED AT LATEST WORCESTERSHIRE WORKS WELL EVENT

22/11/2016

Worcestershire Works Well, the county’s health and wellbeing accreditation scheme for businesses, celebrated another successful event this month at Hogarths Stone Manor. The event provided an informative insight into women’s health and celebrated the accreditation of four local businesses.

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OPPORTUNITIES TO TAKE YOUR BUSINESS INTERNATIONAL

OPPORTUNITIES TO TAKE YOUR BUSINESS INTERNATIONAL

16/11/2016

Despite the headwinds experienced by many businesses in recent months, we continue to hear stories of those who have exported for the first time or are continuing to grow their business through exporting.

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BCC: TIME FOR ACTION ON HIGH COST OF CHILDCARE

BCC: TIME FOR ACTION ON HIGH COST OF CHILDCARE

14/11/2016

The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) today (Sunday) publishes a survey of businesses, which shows that a third of companies (33%) regard the availability of childcare as a key issue in recruiting and retaining staff.

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ADVISERS SOUGHT TO WORK WITH SCHOOLS IN WORCESTERSHIRE

ADVISERS SOUGHT TO WORK WITH SCHOOLS IN WORCESTERSHIRE

08/11/2016

Herefordshire & Worcestershire Chamber of Commerce is looking for individuals to become "Enterprise Advisers" to assist schools in Worcestershire with their strategic planning.

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REGIONAL WINNERS CELEBRATED IN THE BRITISH CHAMBER BUSINESS AWARDS

REGIONAL WINNERS CELEBRATED IN THE BRITISH CHAMBER BUSINESS AWARDS

20/10/2016

Herefordshire & Worcestershire Chamber of Commerce was delighted to present five Worcestershire companies with certificates last week to recognise their achievements in the regional heats of the Chamber Business Awards 2016.

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AUTUMN STATEMENT: CHANGE TONE, BOOST BUSINESS INVESTMENT, AND IMPROVE INFRASTRUCTURE, SAYS BCC

AUTUMN STATEMENT: CHANGE TONE, BOOST BUSINESS INVESTMENT, AND IMPROVE INFRASTRUCTURE, SAYS BCC

17/10/2016

Ahead of the Chancellor’s Autumn Statement on Wednesday November 23, the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) is urging the government to use its ‘reset’ of fiscal policy to pursue measures that incentivise business investment, improve infrastructure, and demonstrate the UK government’s continued support for business.

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BCC APPOINTS ADAM MARSHALL AS DIRECTOR GENERAL

BCC APPOINTS ADAM MARSHALL AS DIRECTOR GENERAL

17/10/2016

The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) is delighted to announce the appointment of Adam Marshall as its new Director General with immediate effect.

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BCC QUARTERLY ECONOMIC SURVEY: MIXED PICTURE EMERGES POST-REFERENDUM

BCC QUARTERLY ECONOMIC SURVEY: MIXED PICTURE EMERGES POST-REFERENDUM

17/10/2016

The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) Quarterly Economic Survey – Britain’s largest and most authoritative private sector business survey, based on more than 7,000 responses from firms in Q3 2016 – shows a mixed picture.

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LOCAL EMPHASIS NEEDED TO DELIVER SKILLS FOR BUSINESS

LOCAL EMPHASIS NEEDED TO DELIVER SKILLS FOR BUSINESS

12/10/2016

MPs and other opinion formers taking a break from the Conservative Party Conference last week were told that devolution could be one way to achieve an education system that is attuned to local business needs.

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MIKE ASHTON TO STEP DOWN AS CHAMBER CEO

MIKE ASHTON TO STEP DOWN AS CHAMBER CEO

11/10/2016

Mike Ashton, Chief Executive of Herefordshire & Worcestershire Chamber of Commerce, has announced his planned retirement and will step down as Chief Executive on Friday 31 March 2017.

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OVER 1000 PEOPLE AT OCTOBER CHAMBER BUSINESS EXPO

OVER 1000 PEOPLE AT OCTOBER CHAMBER BUSINESS EXPO

07/10/2016

Over 1000 people attended the Three Counties Showground yesterday (Thursday 6 October) for Herefordshire & Worcestershire Chamber of Commerce’s Business Expo, sponsored by Hewett Recruitment.

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CHANGES TO THE CHAMBER BOARD

CHANGES TO THE CHAMBER BOARD

05/10/2016

Herefordshire & Worcestershire Chamber of Commerce welcomes three new members to its board, and says goodbye to two former members.

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FUNDING AVAILABLE TO HELP BUSINESSES SAVE ENERGY AND CUT COSTS

FUNDING AVAILABLE TO HELP BUSINESSES SAVE ENERGY AND CUT COSTS

03/10/2016

The Business Energy Efficiency Programme (BEEP) will help small- and medium-sized businesses to lower running costs, by reducing energy consumption and also help the environment by cutting carbon emissions.

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WINNERS CROWNED IN THE VISIT HEREFORDSHIRE & VISIT WORCESTERSHIRE AWARDS FOR EXCELLENCE

WINNERS CROWNED IN THE VISIT HEREFORDSHIRE & VISIT WORCESTERSHIRE AWARDS FOR EXCELLENCE

23/09/2016

On Tuesday 20 September, 120 people from tourism businesses throughout the two counties gathered at Eastnor Castle for the Visit Herefordshire & Visit Worcestershire Awards for Excellence.

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FIVE WORCESTERSHIRE BUSINESSES CROWNED REGIONAL WINNERS IN THE BRITISH CHAMBER BUSINESS AWARDS

FIVE WORCESTERSHIRE BUSINESSES CROWNED REGIONAL WINNERS IN THE BRITISH CHAMBER BUSINESS AWARDS

21/09/2016

Five winners from the Herefordshire & Worcestershire Chamber of Commerce Business Awards have successfully gone on to claim their category in the West Midlands heats of the British Chamber Business Awards 2016.

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BUSINESSES ENCOURAGED TO GET ACCREDITED WITH CYBER ESSENTIALS

BUSINESSES ENCOURAGED TO GET ACCREDITED WITH CYBER ESSENTIALS

13/09/2016

Cyber crime is one of the biggest threats facing businesses today: around two thirds of UK businesses were hit by a cyber breach or attack in the past year, yet the percentage of firms that took action to identify and address their vulnerabilities was significantly lower.

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IIP GOLD FOR HEREFORDSHIRE & WORCESTERSHIRE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

IIP GOLD FOR HEREFORDSHIRE & WORCESTERSHIRE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

13/09/2016

Herefordshire & Worcestershire Chamber of Commerce are delighted to have achieved the Investors In People (IIP) Gold Award, becoming one of only nine businesses in the two counties to achieve the accreditation and the only accredited Chamber of Commerce in Central England.

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BCC: MANUFACTURING FIGURES HIGHLIGHT NEED FOR INFRASTRUCTURE INVESTMENT

BCC: MANUFACTURING FIGURES HIGHLIGHT NEED FOR INFRASTRUCTURE INVESTMENT

09/09/2016

Manufacturing output in July 2016 fell by 0.9% on the month, but was up by 0.8% on the year. Total industrial production was up by 0.1% on the month and was up by 2.1% on the year.

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FACEBOOK TO SPEAK AT CHAMBER BUSINESS EXPO

FACEBOOK TO SPEAK AT CHAMBER BUSINESS EXPO

06/09/2016

Herefordshire & Worcestershire Chamber of Commerce’s Autumn Business Expo, taking place on Thursday 6 October at the Three Counties Showground from 9.00am-3.00pm and sponsored by Hewett Recruitment, is offering local businesses the unique opportunity to hear from John Carr, Partner Manager at Facebook.

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BCC: BUSINESSES NEED REASSURANCE ON EU EMPLOYEES

BCC: BUSINESSES NEED REASSURANCE ON EU EMPLOYEES

05/09/2016

On the day that Parliament returns from summer recess, the British Chambers of Commerce has released the results of a survey of more than 800 UK businesses who employ EU staff, revealing that more than two fifths of companies report their EU employees have expressed concern over their future residency status following the vote to leave the European Union.

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SURGE IN TRADE DOCUMENTATION BEFORE EU REFERENDUM

SURGE IN TRADE DOCUMENTATION BEFORE EU REFERENDUM

19/08/2016

There was a surge in the volume of trade documentation issued in the second quarter of 2016 - before the EU referendum - the latest Quarterly International Trade Outlook (QITO) from the BCC and DHL has shown.

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BUSINESSES INVITED TO ATTEND LAUNCH OF CHARTER FOR INCLUSIVE GROWTH

BUSINESSES INVITED TO ATTEND LAUNCH OF CHARTER FOR INCLUSIVE GROWTH

18/08/2016

Businesses across Worcestershire are invited to attend the launch of the “Charter for Inclusive Growth” on Friday 30 September at Worcestershire County Cricket Club.

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POSITIVE FEEDBACK FOR BUSINESS DIRECTION

POSITIVE FEEDBACK FOR BUSINESS DIRECTION

01/08/2016

A survey conducted in July showed that many people view Business Direction as a useful resource for their business, with 47% of respondents saying they had contacted another business as a result of something they had read.

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LATEST QES RESULTS HIGHLIGHT UNCERTAINTY FELT BEFORE BREXIT VOTE

LATEST QES RESULTS HIGHLIGHT UNCERTAINTY FELT BEFORE BREXIT VOTE

19/07/2016

Chamber Chief Executive, Mike Ashton, comments on the latest Quarterly Economic Survey (QES) results.

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CHAMBER WALKERS RAISE £4000 FOR ST RICHARD'S HOSPICE

CHAMBER WALKERS RAISE £4000 FOR ST RICHARD'S HOSPICE

08/07/2016

Staff from Herefordshire & Worcestershire Chamber of Commerce, Worcestershire Business Central and Worcestershire Local Enterprise Partnership were delighted to present St Richard’s Hospice with a cheque for £4000 after completing the Worcestershire Way Walk.

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CHAMBER REACTION TO EU REFERENDUM RESULT

CHAMBER REACTION TO EU REFERENDUM RESULT

24/06/2016

Mike Ashton, Chief Executive of Herefordshire & Worcestershire Chamber of Commerce comments on the EU Referendum result

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WINNERS CELEBRATED AT CHAMBER BUSINESS AWARDS 2016

WINNERS CELEBRATED AT CHAMBER BUSINESS AWARDS 2016

15/06/2016

Businesses and individuals from across Herefordshire and Worcestershire were celebrated at the two counties’ biggest business Awards ceremony, the Chamber Business Awards, held on Thursday 9 June at the University of Worcester Arena.

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BCC EU SURVEY: BUSINESS VOTE TIGHTENS AS REFERENDUM CAMPAIGN HEADS TO THE FINISH LINE

BCC EU SURVEY: BUSINESS VOTE TIGHTENS AS REFERENDUM CAMPAIGN HEADS TO THE FINISH LINE

10/05/2016

The BCC’s detailed findings indicate that 54.1% of businesspeople polled would vote to Remain, down from 60% in February 2016, and 37% would vote to Leave – up from 30% on the BCC’s previous survey.

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CELEBRATING BUSINESS AT THE TWO COUNTIES' BIGGEST AWARDS CEREMONY

CELEBRATING BUSINESS AT THE TWO COUNTIES' BIGGEST AWARDS CEREMONY

06/05/2016

On Thursday 9 June, over 500 members of the business community will come together to celebrate the success and hard work of local businesses as the winners are revealed for the Chamber Business Awards 2016.

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CHAMBER EMPLOYEE NAMED “STUDENT OF THE YEAR”

CHAMBER EMPLOYEE NAMED “STUDENT OF THE YEAR”

29/04/2016

HR Assistant at the Chamber, Abi Robbins, has been awarded with a CIPD Award for Student of the Year (level 5) by Heart of Worcestershire College.

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WEEKLY POLICY UPDATE 28/04/16

WEEKLY POLICY UPDATE 28/04/16

28/04/2016

This week’s policy update looks at GDP growth, the Marches LEP Annual Report, the Worcestershire LEP Business Board and the last chance for delegates to book onto our Brexit Debate.

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WEEKLY POLICY UPDATE 21/04/16

WEEKLY POLICY UPDATE 21/04/16

21/04/2016

This week’s policy update looks at the Queen's Awards for Exporting and Innovation, Tata Steel and the Chancellor's borrowing target.

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THREE WORCESTERSHIRE BUSINESSES CELEBRATE WITH QUEEN’S AWARDS FOR INTERNATIONAL TRADE

THREE WORCESTERSHIRE BUSINESSES CELEBRATE WITH QUEEN’S AWARDS FOR INTERNATIONAL TRADE

21/04/2016

Three Worcestershire companies have been recognised in the Queen’s Awards for Enterprise for their exporting success, it is announced today (21 April 2016).

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IS YOUR BUSINESS GROWING INTERNATIONALLY?

IS YOUR BUSINESS GROWING INTERNATIONALLY?

20/04/2016

Businesses that sell overseas become 34% more productive in their first year, whilst those already selling overseas achieve 59% faster productivity growth than non-exporters.

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OVER 100 ENTRIES FOR CHAMBER BUSINESS AWARDS

OVER 100 ENTRIES FOR CHAMBER BUSINESS AWARDS

20/04/2016

Herefordshire & Worcestershire Chamber of Commerce received over 100 entries for their illustrious annual Chamber Business Awards last week, to be held on Thursday 9 June.

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QES RESULTS SIGNAL A POSITIVE YEAR AHEAD FOR LOCAL BUSINESSES

QES RESULTS SIGNAL A POSITIVE YEAR AHEAD FOR LOCAL BUSINESSES

11/04/2016

Members, you all get involved in our Quarterly Economic Survey each quarter. Find out the result in our latest report for Q1 2016 and see how other businesses in your area are feeling.

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NATIONAL LIVING WAGE BECOMES LAW

NATIONAL LIVING WAGE BECOMES LAW

01/04/2016

The National Living Wage is now law. From today (01/04/16), all employers need to pay £7.20 per hour to staff aged 25 and over.

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WEEKLY POLICY UPDATE 31/03/16

WEEKLY POLICY UPDATE 31/03/16

01/04/2016

This week’s policy update looks at Brexit and the economy, Tata Steel and an upcoming Brexit Debate in May.

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EXPO CASE STUDY NO.7 – “A VITAL DATE IN OUR CALENDAR”

EXPO CASE STUDY NO.7 – “A VITAL DATE IN OUR CALENDAR”

29/02/2016

Three days to go until the #hwexpo, Worcester-based ISO Quality Services Ltd share why the Expo is a vital date in their calendar.

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EXPO CASE STUDY NO.6 – MEETING HEREFORDSHIRE BUSINESSES

EXPO CASE STUDY NO.6 – MEETING HEREFORDSHIRE BUSINESSES

22/02/2016

Less than two weeks until the #hwexpo, Penny Lowe from Wellington Consulting in Hereford shares why the Expo is the ideal opportunity for small businesses or businesses in Herefordshire.

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EXPO CASE STUDY NO.5: OVER 50 SIGN UPS

EXPO CASE STUDY NO.5: OVER 50 SIGN UPS

15/02/2016

People really do get results at the Chamber Business Expo. Macmillan Cancer Support attended the event in October 2015 for a really inspiring day where they showcased two of their vital services.

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EXPO CASE STUDY NO.4: “800 POTENTIAL CUSTOMERS IN A DAY”

EXPO CASE STUDY NO.4: “800 POTENTIAL CUSTOMERS IN A DAY”

08/02/2016

Less than four weeks to go until the biggest business exhibition in the two counties, Patron member Print Strategy Europe share the opportunities that exhibiting at the Expo gave them.

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EXPO CASE STUDY NO.3: “THE PERFECT PLACE TO PROMOTE OUR SERVICES”

EXPO CASE STUDY NO.3: “THE PERFECT PLACE TO PROMOTE OUR SERVICES”

01/02/2016

There are just five weeks before the Chamber Business Expo, where people continue to win business every year. Squareye Television share their story about meeting St Richard’s Hospice and the films which followed.

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EXPO CASE STUDY NO.2: “THE IDEAL PLACE TO MAKE NEW CONTACTS”

EXPO CASE STUDY NO.2: “THE IDEAL PLACE TO MAKE NEW CONTACTS”

25/01/2016

Six weeks before the Expo, Orchard Healthcare share how their partnering with Hands on at Work on a joint stand provided them with a fantastic opportunity to make new contacts.

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 EXPO CASE STUDY NO.1: “A NOT TO BE MISSED ANNUAL EVENT”

EXPO CASE STUDY NO.1: “A NOT TO BE MISSED ANNUAL EVENT”

18/01/2016

Seven weeks before one of the biggest business events in the two counties, Owner of Clarify Copywriting Adrian Barradell shares his thoughts on why the Chamber Business Expo is not to be missed.

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HELPING MEMBERS TO GROW THEIR INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS: CHAMBERFX

HELPING MEMBERS TO GROW THEIR INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS: CHAMBERFX

01/07/2015

The British Chambers of Commerce and Herefordshire & Worcestershire Chamber of Commerce have partnered with exchange experts, Moneycorp to provide money saving foreign exchange to chamber members. If you have international payment requirements Moneycorp can help you save hundreds, thousands, even tens of thousands every year.

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VOLVO LAUNCHES CO-PILOT TO RAISE AWARENESS OF ROAD SAFETY FOR BUSINESSES

VOLVO LAUNCHES CO-PILOT TO RAISE AWARENESS OF ROAD SAFETY FOR BUSINESSES

26/06/2015

Driving on business is more dangerous than being a deep sea diver

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THE NEW TAX YEAR STARTS IN APRIL

THE NEW TAX YEAR STARTS IN APRIL

17/03/2015

Find out in march about how to keep good records.

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WEEKLY POLICY UPDATE

WEEKLY POLICY UPDATE

06/03/2015

This week’s policy update looks at the rise of the ‘Brittelstand’, the UK’s medium-sized businesses (MSB), the current upturn in performance of the manufacturing sector, an Institute for Fiscal Studies report into average incomes, the decision by the European Central Bank to raise eurozone growth expectancy, and the launch of ‘An Agenda for Business’, the Executive Summary of the Herefordshire & Worcestershire Chamber of Commerce Business Manifesto.

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WEEKLY POLICY UPDATE

WEEKLY POLICY UPDATE

23/02/2015

The latest edition of the Weekly Policy Update looks at the rising cost of rail travel, an EU Trade Commissioner’s prediction over the consequences of a ‘Brexit’ from the eurozone, BP’s views over the future of shale gas extraction in Britain, and details of a forthcoming Financial Conduct Authority review of the corporate banking sector.

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UKTI EXPORT WEEK PROMISES WEEK OF GLOBAL FOCUS

UKTI EXPORT WEEK PROMISES WEEK OF GLOBAL FOCUS

10/11/2014

November 10th-14th sees the return of UK Trade & Investment's (UKTI) hugely popular Export Week. A week long event that provides seminars, workshops and market briefings to provide practical advice on doing business overseas.

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QUARTERLY ECONOMIC SURVEY: Q3 RESULTS & Q4 FIELDWORK

QUARTERLY ECONOMIC SURVEY: Q3 RESULTS & Q4 FIELDWORK

10/11/2014

Monday marks the start of the fieldwork period for Q4 of the Chamber of Commerce Quarterly Economic Survey (QES), the biggest economic survey of its kind in the country.

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WEEKLY POLICY UPDATE

WEEKLY POLICY UPDATE

07/11/2014

This weeks policy update looks at Ed Milliband's calls to disband the House of Lords in favour of an elected second chamber, the recent ruling on the backdating of holiday pay, the appetite for regional devolution in the West Midlands, and the newly launched investigation into British banks by the Competition and Markets Authority.

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IMPROVE ATTITUDES AND REDUCE STRESS WITH EFFECTIVE TEAM BUILDING

IMPROVE ATTITUDES AND REDUCE STRESS WITH EFFECTIVE TEAM BUILDING

06/11/2014

It has been proven that team building activities are the most effective way to reduce stress, ensure group focus, improve attitudes and get your group to learn how to work together towards team goals.

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CMA INVESTIGATION WILL TACKLE LONGSTANDING BUSINESS BANKING CONCERNS, SAYS BCC

CMA INVESTIGATION WILL TACKLE LONGSTANDING BUSINESS BANKING CONCERNS, SAYS BCC

06/11/2014

Commenting on today’s decision by the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) to launch a full-scale investigation into SME banking, John Longworth, Director General of the British Chambers of Commerce said:

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SPORTING CHAMPIONS IN THE COMMUNITY TO BE HONOURED AT SPORTS AWARDS

SPORTING CHAMPIONS IN THE COMMUNITY TO BE HONOURED AT SPORTS AWARDS

03/11/2014

With the Wheelchair Basketball European Championships coming to the University Arena and a newly promoted Worcestershire County Cricket Club celebrating its 150th year, sporting spectaculars are never too far away for local sport afficionados. But what better way to celebrate than by honouring those who are achieving great things across the community?

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WEEKLY POLICY UPDATE

WEEKLY POLICY UPDATE

31/10/2014

This weeks policy update looks at the current war of words between David Cameron and the EU over the payment of £1.7bn, progression over plans for a HS3 to supplement HS2, the results of the World Bank's 'Doing Business' report, and an update on Britain's aviation capacity debate, namely Heathrow's increased sales.

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STONES IN HIS POCKETS

STONES IN HIS POCKETS

28/10/2014

Following its Tony Award nominated run on Broadway, four and a half years in the West End and on tour, the worldwide success Stones in His Pockets is back on the road once again, appearing at Malvern Theatres on Friday 14th November.

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WOMENS BUSINESS CONFERENCE PROVES TO BE INSPIRING AND INVALUABLE

WOMENS BUSINESS CONFERENCE PROVES TO BE INSPIRING AND INVALUABLE

28/10/2014

Women in business from across Herefordshire & Worcestershire were able to come together to network, hear from inspiring speakers, and gain collaborative confidence, at the annual Women's Business Conference at the Abbey Hotel, Malvern.

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SLOWER GDP GROWTH REINFORCES NEED FOR BOLD AUTUMN STATEMENT MEASURES

SLOWER GDP GROWTH REINFORCES NEED FOR BOLD AUTUMN STATEMENT MEASURES

24/10/2014

Today has seen the release of GDP figures for Q3, with the key findings documented below.

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SUPERFAST WORCESTERSHIRE IS THREE MONTHS AHEAD OF SCHEDULE

SUPERFAST WORCESTERSHIRE IS THREE MONTHS AHEAD OF SCHEDULE

23/10/2014

Ambitious plans to roll-out superfast broadband across Worcestershire are three months ahead of schedule, partners Worcestershire County Council and BT announced today.

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EXPORT WEEK PROMISES TO BRING THE WORLD TO OUR DOORSTEPS

EXPORT WEEK PROMISES TO BRING THE WORLD TO OUR DOORSTEPS

21/10/2014

November 10-14 sees the return of UK Trade & Investment's (UKTI) hugely popular Export Week. A week long event that provides seminars, workshops and market briefings to provide practical advice on doing business overseas.

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LOCAL MPs FIGHT FOR IMPROVED RAIL CONNECTIVITY IN COMMONS DEBATE

LOCAL MPs FIGHT FOR IMPROVED RAIL CONNECTIVITY IN COMMONS DEBATE

20/10/2014

Worcester MP, Robin Walker, and Mid-Worcestershire MP, Peter Luff, give evidence for Cotswold line improvements, using Chamber testimonies as evidence.

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ANSWER TO MIGRATION CONUNDRUM LIES IN IMPROVING SKILLS, SAYS BCC

ANSWER TO MIGRATION CONUNDRUM LIES IN IMPROVING SKILLS, SAYS BCC

20/10/2014

Commenting on a speech made by European Commission president, Jose Manuel Barroso warning the UK against exiting the EU, Director of Research at the British Chambers of Commerce, Mike Spicer said:

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WORCESTERSHIRE UNEMPLOYMENT FIGURES FALL AGAIN

WORCESTERSHIRE UNEMPLOYMENT FIGURES FALL AGAIN

15/10/2014

The number of people claiming job seekers allowance has decreased by 326 to 5,452 during September.

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FAST TRACK TO EXPORT SUCCESS

FAST TRACK TO EXPORT SUCCESS

07/10/2014

Export Week brings the world to the West Midlands

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BRITISH CHAMBERS OF COMMERCE REACTION TO BUSINESS SECRETARY SPEECH

BRITISH CHAMBERS OF COMMERCE REACTION TO BUSINESS SECRETARY SPEECH

06/10/2014

BCC Director General, John Longworth, reacts to the speech of Business, Innovation and Skills Secretary, Vince Cable.

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YOUNG PEOPLE NEED MORE SUPPORT TO MAKE TRANSITION FROM EDUCATION TO WORK, SAYS BCC

YOUNG PEOPLE NEED MORE SUPPORT TO MAKE TRANSITION FROM EDUCATION TO WORK, SAYS BCC

03/10/2014

Results from British Chamber of Commerce Workforce Survey highlights the need for cooperation between educators and businesses.

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WEEKLY POLICY UPDATE

WEEKLY POLICY UPDATE

03/10/2014

This weeks policy update unpacks the keynote speeches of Prime Minister, David Cameron, along with Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne, at this weeks Conservative Party Conference in Birmingham.

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SUCCESS STORY OF THE WEEK: HME TECHNOLOGY

SUCCESS STORY OF THE WEEK: HME TECHNOLOGY

03/10/2014

HME Technology, a leading manufacturer and installer of design and technology equipment to study engineering, has won its first contract in Saudi Arabia.

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WORCESTER HIGH STREET TO BATTLE IT OUT TO BE NAMED TOP OF THE SHOPS

WORCESTER HIGH STREET TO BATTLE IT OUT TO BE NAMED TOP OF THE SHOPS

03/10/2014

Towns and villages around Britain, including Worcester High Street, are set to battle it out after making it onto the shortlist for the Great British High Street Awards.

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WORCESTERSHIRE HOTELS NAMED TOP HOTELS IN THE UK

WORCESTERSHIRE HOTELS NAMED TOP HOTELS IN THE UK

02/10/2014

Two hotels that are part of the Destination Worcestershire scheme have been named the best in the UK after winning Hotel of the Year and Small Hotel Group of the year at the AA Hospitality Awards 2014.

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NEW CHAMBER PRESIDENT

NEW CHAMBER PRESIDENT

02/10/2014

Jim McBride, Director of Henley Business Group, has been President of the Herefordshire and Worcestershire Chamber of Commerce for the past two years and is now stepping down from the role, to make way for new President, Stuart Speight, Director of IE Developments.

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GET ON THE COURSE TO HELP CHANGE LIVES

GET ON THE COURSE TO HELP CHANGE LIVES

05/09/2014

Herefordshire and Worcestershire Chamber of Commerce are inviting all businesses to join in with a Charity Golf Day, to be held on Friday 3rd October 2014 at The Worcestershire Golf Club in Malvern.

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COFFEE AND CAKE WITH THE CHAMBER TEAM IN HEREFORD

COFFEE AND CAKE WITH THE CHAMBER TEAM IN HEREFORD

05/09/2014

On Friday 19th September 2014 at the Rural Enterprise Centre in Hereford, the Chamber will be hosting a 'Coffee and Cake' event to help raise funds for Macmillan Cancer Support.

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BCC: PREMATURE INTEREST RATE RISES COULD PUT UK RECOVERY AT RISK

BCC: PREMATURE INTEREST RATE RISES COULD PUT UK RECOVERY AT RISK

07/08/2014

BCC comments on monetary policy decision

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CHOOSING THE RIGHT CONFERENCE VENUE

CHOOSING THE RIGHT CONFERENCE VENUE

25/06/2014

Getting the right venue can make or break your event, when choosing a venue for your next meeting or conference there is more to consider than just the budget. You will need to take into account many factors such as who is attending? Is the venue easily accessible? Does the venue fit the company's corporate image?

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HEATHROW AIRPORT - ONE HUB OR NONE?

HEATHROW AIRPORT - ONE HUB OR NONE?

27/05/2014

Herefordshire and Worcestershire Chamber of Commerce is hosting a ‘One Hub or None’ seminar on 26th June at Worcestershire County Cricket Club.

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WORCESTERSHIRE WORKS WELL SUCCESS AT BI-ANNUAL EVENT

WORCESTERSHIRE WORKS WELL SUCCESS AT BI-ANNUAL EVENT

27/05/2014

Herefordshire & Worcestershire Chamber of Commerce celebrated along with six other businesses at the Worcestershire Works Well bi-annual event held at Sixways Stadium on 22nd May, after achieving various levels of Worcestershire Works Well accreditation.

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HR PROFESSIONALS CONFERENCE WITH H&W CHAMBER & HEWETT RECRUITMENT

HR PROFESSIONALS CONFERENCE WITH H&W CHAMBER & HEWETT RECRUITMENT

22/05/2014

HR professionals from around the region are being encouraged to sign up for the HR event of 2014. The event is run by the Herefordshire and Worcestershire Chamber of Commerce in association with Hewett Recruitment and held at Sixways Stadium, Worcester on June 4th.

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100 BUSINESSES SIGN UP TO ENERGISE THEIR PROFITS IN RESOURCE EFFICIENT WORCESTERSHIRE'S FIRST YEAR!

100 BUSINESSES SIGN UP TO ENERGISE THEIR PROFITS IN RESOURCE EFFICIENT WORCESTERSHIRE'S FIRST YEAR!

22/05/2014

100 businesses have registered for help with their energy costs getting advice on issues such as how heating and lighting are being used, controlled, maintained and also how well premises are insulated.

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BE A WINNER TOO

BE A WINNER TOO

02/05/2014

There are still some fantastic prizes waiting to be claimed as part of our 'Be A Winner Too' season.

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ACCESS TO FINANCE EVENT - MAY

ACCESS TO FINANCE EVENT - MAY

30/04/2014

Unique event to highlight key finance avenues currently available for local businesses.

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CHAMBER TRAINING COURSES

CHAMBER TRAINING COURSES

28/04/2014

After a well deserved break, why not take advantage of our Easter Offer? For one week only members will receive a huge 30% discount off the standard non member price of courses and non members will receive a 10% discount.

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19/03/2014

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