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thumbnailBusiness and academia need closer engagement
October 10th, 2017
Many companies are actively trying to close the skills gap between what employers need and school leavers offer. But there is room for significant growth in engagement between industry and academia.
thumbnailInvitation to Tender - Provision of Maintenance Services
October 10th, 2017
The Chamber is inviting tenders from fully subscribed Chamber members for the provision of maintenance service at Leicester Food Park and Friars Mill sites, Leicestershire.
thumbnailFresh Logistics complete marketing campaign with Ribena and TRO with great success
October 6th, 2017
Fresh Logistics, a temperature controlled solutions company based in Derby, partnered with TRO over the summer to deliver a nationwide sampling campaign for Ribena.
thumbnailD2N2 Chief Executive invites businesses to meet the funders
October 5th, 2017
Businesses across Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire gathered to hear about a new slice of funding for companies across the Midlands today (October 5), at a ‘meet the funders’ event at the Derby Arena, opened by the Chief Executive of the D2N2 L...
thumbnailThousands of jobs and almost £4billion for economy detailed in HS2 Strategy
October 4th, 2017
‘People, place and connectivity’ are the focus of a new East Midlands HS2 Growth Strategy, revealing how the planned high speed rail network could add thousands of jobs and billions of pounds to the region’s economy.
thumbnailBroxtowe Businesses Receive Free Business Health Checks and Advice
October 4th, 2017
BROXTOWE BUSINESSES got a free health check and advice this month at a drop in session at the Council Offices in Beeston.
thumbnailHS2 Strategy details thousands of jobs and £4bn
October 3rd, 2017
‘People, place and connectivity’ are the focus of a new East Midlands HS2 Growth Strategy, revealing how the planned high speed rail network could add thousands of jobs and billions of pounds to the region’s economy.
thumbnailFunny business
October 2nd, 2017
Chamber Chief Executive Scott Knowles is hoping to raise a laugh or two and money for charity by taking part in this year’s Leicester Stand Up Challenge.
thumbnail1,000 businesses look to grow through D2N2 Digital Growth Programme
October 2nd, 2017
1,000 businesses across Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire and Leicestershire have now registered for a programme to help businesses and organisations grow through their use of digital technology, allowing them to access the support and grant funding w...
thumbnailBusiness needs competence, not division, BCC warns
October 2nd, 2017
As the Conservative Party Conference continues today in Manchester, the British Chambers of Commerce has called on the governing party to demonstrate competence and coherence – not division and disorganisation – in the interests of the UK’...