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thumbnailRising avian flu risk means tighter controls on birds
January 18th, 2018
The Government has today introduced an Avian Flu Prevention Zone in England.
thumbnailHelping local companies’ benefit from housing development
January 18th, 2018
Local companies are invited to a meet the buyer event to find out how to tender for work connected to the construction of new apartments in Chesterfield town centre.
thumbnailUniversity of Derby drives innovation forward with two key leadership appointments
January 17th, 2018
The University of Derby has strengthened its senior leadership team with the appointment of two new Pro Vice-Chancellor Deans.
thumbnailHeathrow launches consultation over expansion
January 17th, 2018
Heathrow Airport has today launched a ten-week consultation over plans for a new runway and associated expansion.
thumbnailCarillion - support for employees and business
January 17th, 2018
The Cabinet Office has that the government will continue to deliver all public sector services following the insolvency. The Official Receiver who works for the Insolvency Service has been appointed by the court as liquidator along with partners...
thumbnailMajor study on science and innovation in the D2N2 LEP area released
January 17th, 2018
Greater investment in research and development across the economy, strengthening the skills base to better engage with the digital revolution, and improving ambitious firms’ access to growth finance are key to enhancing science and innovation ...
thumbnailChamber reacts to news of Carillion’s collapse
January 15th, 2018
Reacting to news of Carillion’s collapse, Chris Hobson, Director of Policy at East Midlands Chamber*, said: “Carillion does not, at first glance, appear to be involved in any major projects active in the East Midlands, although there are man...
thumbnailDerby-based Fresh Logistics team member up for international award
January 12th, 2018
Growth Hub client, Fresh Logistics is pleased to announce that their Compliance Manager, Lindsey Watmough, has been selected as one of the seven finalists for the Compliance Officer of the Year for a Medium Sized Company. This International awar...
thumbnailManufacturing strength is no surprise to Chamber
January 11th, 2018
News that manufacturing continues to do well in the UK came as no surprise to the Chamber.
thumbnailChamber's cyber security lead to speak at free event
January 11th, 2018
Leading cyber security and data protection experts will brief owners and managers of small and medium-sized enterprises at a free event in Derby next month.