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10 Jan

Growth Hub Event Consultancy: Invitation to Tender

The Chamber is seeking to recruit experienced consultants to lead the development and delivery of a suite of engaging and professionally-designed Growth Hub-branded seminars and/or action-planning workshops covering a range of topics.

06 Jan

Big House: Invitation to Tender

The Big House are looking for applications from specialist website developers to provide support and updates to The Big House website, for the duration of the project, running until September 2022.

24 Dec

East Midlands Chamber: Invitation to Tender

The East Midlands Chamber of Commerce have put out an invitation to tender for Graphic Design, Copywriting and Print Services. This will support the marketing activities for the ERDF-funded Digital Growth Programme and Digital UpScaler projects.

Daily Telegraph questions non-electrification of MML

Posted on July 24th, 2017

Last week's controversial last-day-of-Parliament anouncement by Transport Secretary Chris Grayling not to electrify the Midland Main Line north of Kettering continued to make headlines this morning.

Daily Telegraph web on HS2 and MML electrification
It featured in a Daily Telegraph article on HS2, where the paper questioned the logic of not electrifying just 70 miles of the existing route between London and Sheffield, especially as there will be an HS2 spur through Chesterfield and Sheffield, using existing track, that will have to be electrified for HS2 trains.

To read the article,which quotes Chamber Chief Executive Scott Knowles, follow this link.