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Chamber Chat – Mike Marczynski, - Checkpoint Safety

September 19, 2018
Unfortunately, for health reasons, I’ve had to temporarily reduce my input into Lancaster Chamber recently, but am glad to see some great activity in increased membership of the Chamber. As you’ll of course...

Celebrate Christmas at Forrest Hills

September 13, 2018
Mix business with pleasure this Christmas by enjoying a delicious festive lunch during your meeting at the award winning Forrest Hills Set in 180 acres of beautiful countryside on the edge of the Forest of Bowland...

Coherent Software enters its fifth year

September 13, 2018
Local software developers, Coherent (https://coherent.net), have just entered their fifth year of trading. It is widely reported that over 50% of companies fail within five years and the odds may well be worse in an...

Get the best out of the North Lancs Expo

September 13, 2018
Once you’ve committed to exhibiting at an expo, that’s when your work starts. Booking the space is the easy thing, now you have to make sure you get the best out of your stand and the days at the expo. So advance...

Director of Finance and Operations, More Music

September 13, 2018
More Music is seeking an experienced and effective Director of Finance and Operations to join our Leadership Team alongside our new Artistic Director and our Communities and Engagement Director. The role will lead on...

Chamber Chat - Josh Rooney

September 13, 2018
Make the most from this year’s North Lancs Expo The North Lancashire Expo offers visitors a unique opportunity as a chance to meet the areas most diverse gathering of business owners, decision makers and...

Train to Train

September 13, 2018
Bix for Business are running a Train to Train course on the 17 & 18th September at Lancaster & Morecambe College Business Centre. This workshop is aimed at individuals who are responsible for training in the...

ESTA meet-ups until early October 2018

September 13, 2018
Special BOOST-hosted training evening on September 25th at Halton Mill On the website is a list of ESTA organised meet-ups for the rest of September. The ESTA Network now has a mission: To help create a thriving...

Have you thought about joining The Growing Club but would like to know more?

September 13, 2018
Join the Growing Club for a morning of networking, a brew and a biccy, and chat with women who have been through The Growing Club themselves. Growing Club 6 starts on October 9th and they thought we would give you a...

Making the most out of the North Lancs Expo with Jane Binnion

September 07, 2018
Once you’ve committed to exhibiting at an expo, that’s when your work starts. Booking the space is the easy thing, now you have to make sure you get the best out of your stand and the days at the expo. So advance...

Chamber Chat - Mike Harrison

September 06, 2018
I was rather taken with last weeks Chamber Chat when Jon Powell drew comparisons between business and football and during the last week I have wondered how the Team City Council fair with this analogy. Having...

Black Bear MD honoured in the 2018 Global CEO Excellence Awards

September 06, 2018
Richard Alford, MD of Black Bear IT Solutions in Lancaster, has been named IT Support CEO of the Year in the prestigious Global CEO Excellence Awards 2018. In its second year, the awards recognises the outstanding...

More Music on song

September 06, 2018
More Music’s new season of events has a great line up which will warm the coldest of winter days! From the sizzling rhythms of Rafiki Jazz to the passionate poetry of Tony Walsh and from learning Samba percussion,...

A Rising Tide Lifts All Boats’ – Wes Johnson, Principal – Lancaster and Morecambe College

September 06, 2018
‘A rising tide lifts all boats’ is a phrase often associated with John F Kennedy who used it regularly in his speeches. However, I have read that one of his speechwriters later revealed that this phrase was...

The Architects’ Journal can reveal that Grimshaw has begun working on proposals to build a new £100 million Eden Centre in Morecambe

September 06, 2018
It is understood the AJ100 practice has undertaken early feasibility studies to build an eco-tourist attraction on the site of the town’s former Dome entertainment centre and Bubbles swimming pool. Eden Project...

Lancaster Refugees seek work

September 06, 2018
This is the second in a series of entries which Global Link will be including in the Chamber Newsletter. Each one will showcase a Refugee (or Asylum Seeker) who is work ready and looking for permanent employment or...

Joker Jen’s Dukes Debut

September 06, 2018
Critically acclaimed stand-up, comedian, writer and actor, Jen Brister launches The Dukes new comedy season on September 22. Jen makes her Dukes debut straight from the Edinburgh Festival where her new show –...

St John’s Hospice is recruiting

September 06, 2018
St John’s Hospice is a local charity which provides free specialist palliative care to patients with life shortening conditions. The services cover a population area of 250,000 people in North Lancashire, South...

Hotel charity event offers wedding celebration giveaway

September 06, 2018
A Lancashire hotel has joined forces with one of the county’s leading lights in bridal design to host a charity evening with a difference. The four star Lancaster House Hotel is inviting brides-to-be, and their...

2018 ‘Best Stand’ Judging

August 31, 2018
This award has been designed to highlight the best of the best when it comes to the North Lancs Expo exhibition stand displays. This competition is for the exhibitors of the 2018 North Lancashire Expo being held on...
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