News from March 2019

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...


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...


Chesterfield reveals plans to create a successful post digital high street

Chesterfield has the raw ingredients to adapt and thrive in the face of the national ‘retail apocalypse,’ claims the new...


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...


Regional unemployment is rising – uncertainty could be the key

The number of people in work in the East Midlands fell during the three months to the end of January 2019,...


Brexit-eve conference will discuss challenges and opportunities

On the eve of the original Article 50 deadline for leaving the EU next week, award-winning East Midlands Chamber will be...


New board members appointed to D2N2 Local Enterprise Partnership

Five new board members have been announced for the D2N2 Local Enterprise Partnership, significantly boosting its representation from the...


International flavour to Spring Statement roundtable event

There will be a strong international flavour to a regional roundtable group set up to discuss the Spring Statement as...


Grant funding for new customs processes training

Grant funding is available to businesses that want to learn about new customs declarations.


Hotelier extraordinaire scoops Business Woman of the Year

An hotelier extraordinaire has been named Business Woman of the Year at this year’s Enterprising Women awards.


First Steps In Social Enterprise - Applications open until 15th March

Are you a budding social entrepreneur from a minority ethnic background, or someone with a business idea that will benefit...


New village hall for Repton

A new £753,000 village hall in Repton is due for completion this Summer.


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