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22 Mar

TV’s Jason used a hoverboard to make spectacular entrance at Chamber annual dinner

Arriving centre stage spectacularly on a hoverboard, TV’s Gadget Show host and futurologist Jason Bradbury enthralled guests at the Chamber’s Annual Dinner last night with his take on what’s happening in the world of technology.

22 Mar

Public consultation event for the development of Becketwell to be held in Derby's Intu Centre

Members of the public, local residents and businesses will have the opportunity to view proposals for the development of the Becketwell area of the city at a public consultation event, which is taking place in Derby’s intu centre.

21 Mar

Energy Efficiency project wins regional award for second consecutive year!

An energy efficiency project run by a partnership between Derby City Council and Derbyshire County Council has been announced as a winner at this year’s East Midlands Energy Efficiency awards.

News

Chamber Welcomes Latest Good News on Jobs

January 21st, 2015

In Derby and Derbyshire, there were 491 fewer Jobseekers’ Allowance (JSA) claimants in December than there were in November, representing an annual fall of 5,517, or 36%.

Business Rates Reform

December 3rd, 2014

George Cowcher, Chief Executive of the East Midlands Chamber, which represents businesses in Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire and Leicestershire, said: “With a General Election now firmly on the horizon, the Chancellor was never going to deliver an Autumn Stat

Government Funding to Support Small Business Growth

December 1st, 2014

Small businesses (SMEs) across the UK are being offered the chance to receive £2,000 towards a series of growth advice workshops and one-to-one mentoring support through the new Small Business Charter Growth Vouchers Scheme.