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One of the main remits of Lancaster & District Chamber of Commerce is to be the voice for its Members, representing their views and helping to support them with real issues affecting their business. All representation & lobbying is carried out at local and national level with local government and policy makers.

Below you will find the latest news on Lancaster & District Chamber of Commerce’s policy activities, business news from across North Lancashire and news stories from our Members.

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Lancaster’s Black Bear is a roaring success in PC and Tech Awards

February 16, 2017
Well-known Lancaster business Black Bear IT Solutions recently roared its way to success in the prestigious 2017 PCR Magazine Awards for the UK PC and technology industries. As a finalist in the Managed Services...

WorldPay – Official Lancaster District Chamber of Commerce Service

February 16, 2017
WorldPay has a long history of working closely with its merchant customers to help them prosper. They have played a pioneering role in developing technology solutions for in-store, online and mobile payments over the...

Barn Electrical Solutions wins FCAT tender

February 09, 2017
New chamber member, Barn Electrical Solutions, recently won the electrical maintenance and testing tender for the Fylde Coast Academy Trust (FCAT), all within the first 6 months of trading. Founded in 2012, the FCAT...

Chamber Chat – Steven Wood

February 08, 2017
The Apprenticeship Levy and the Digital Apprenticeship Service (DAS) will be introduced in May and if you are an employer that is effected by the levy or an organisation that interested in how you can benefit from an...

International Business Support Expo - 22 February 2017

February 08, 2017
The East Lancs Chamber of Commerce is delighted to invite you to a series of informative presentations and workshops which bring together the wealth of specialist business support from around the region. This event...

Directors Wanted

February 08, 2017
Are you interested in becoming a Director of the Chamber? We are particularly looking for directors with expertise in the areas of Hospitality/Leisure, Tourism, Finance, Retail, Charities, Construction and...

Left Behind Photography exhibition

February 08, 2017
One of the most popular exhibitions in the Lancaster City Museum’s recent history is coming to a close. Over 10,500 people have so far visited ‘Left Behind: Capturing the Moor Hospital’, a...

Achieve Change and Engagement (A-C-E)

February 08, 2017
Achieve Change and Engagement (A-C-E) is a small charity based in Lancaster that supports children, young people and adults up to the age of 25 to improve their emotional health and well-being and build resilience. We...

Big Sleep Helps Baines Wilson Break Through £19,000 Fundraising Barrier

February 08, 2017
Lancaster-based Baines Wilson LLP braved a night in the cold to raise over £1000 for Cumbria Community Foundation’s Winter Warmth Appeal. The Baines Wilson team won two free places for The Big Sleep and...

Lancaster creative agency Hotfoots it to Lancashire Business Awards finals

February 08, 2017
City creative agency Hotfoot Design has been selected as a finalist in the Lancashire Red Rose Awards 2017. The company has been shortlisted for the Creative Agency Award at the awards, where Lancashire business,...

New Chamber Members

February 08, 2017
We would like to welcome 10 new members who Joined in January to the Lancaster & District Chamber of Commerce, Joining a network of over 420 businesses: 54° North Journal -...

Chamber Chat with Chamber Manager John O'Neill

February 02, 2017
What exactly is the Government’s new Industrial Strategy? Is it a hark back to the days of old state intervention or is it a bold new strategy to redefine the UK’s industrial and commercial base in a...

Lancaster creative agency re-brands world’s leading all-terrain vehicle specialist

February 02, 2017
City creative agency Hotfoot Design has completed a rebrand and website for Bentham based Atkinson Vos, the world’s leading specialist in Mercedes-Benz manufactured iconic all-terrain vehicles, Unimogs, which...

Good health adds years to life – Good Physiotherapy adds life to those years

February 02, 2017
It’s time to get physical. Add life to your years with Physiotherapy! Suffering from aches and pains is common for all of us, no matter what our age is. Either we suffer from an injury from an accident (usually...

Chamber Chat – Jon Powell

January 25, 2017
Resolution Noun 1 – a firm decision to do or not to do something2 – quality of being determined or resolute3 – action of solving a problem or contentious matter Every year millions of us make New...

Success for Morecambe and Heysham Coastal Community Team bid

January 25, 2017
Lancaster City Council has been successful in its bid to form a Coastal Community Team. It's one of 28 around the country to receive the nod today and joins 118 existing teams from across the country. Backed by...

SilverDoor and Citybase grows senior management team with key appointments in London and Lancaster

January 25, 2017
SilverDoor and Citybase are delighted to announce two key appointments to the company’s national and international leadership team. Imogen Brettell joins Citybase as Operations Director of the Lancaster office,...

Local Plan for Lancaster District

January 25, 2017
The new Local Plan for Lancaster district will identify land to meet future development needs and will protect areas which are of environmental... Read more...

Counselling – Not all pain is physical

January 25, 2017
At Physiofusion they are aware that not all pain is physical. Counselling can be useful for anyone who wants to explore the way they're thinking or feeling, as well as anyone experiencing a problem or issue they are...

Chamber Chat with Mal Garnett

January 18, 2017
A new year sees the opportunity for Lancaster to make a new start. Christmas gave us a glimpse of just how vibrant the city can be. Each time I popped into town, I was cheered by the bustling atmosphere. It was really...
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