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Green Energy – Going Green Doesn’t Have to Cost the Earth

December 17, 2019
In the third quarter of 2019, electricity generated in the UK via renewable energy sources surpassed electricity derived from fossil fuels for the first time. Recent research from Carbon Brief showed that domestic...

Keith comes over all holy for Rosemere this Christmas

December 17, 2019
O holy night, it’s the Leyland Leader’s Keith Bradshaw and friends in a selfie pose that won first prize in a charity Christmas photo call challenge that raised £300 for Rosemere Cancer Foundation! Bamber...

Community is what we are about - Chamber Chat - John O'Neill

December 10, 2019
Recently, Morecambe Business Improvement District (BID) held it's Morecambe Sparkle Switch-On weekend. The weekend started with a Friday evening of music in the pubs and clubs, followed by an 'Evening With Eden'...

Lancaster University Management School climbs European rankings

December 10, 2019
Lancaster University Management School has been rated among Europe’s best as it climbed the Financial Times European Business Schools rankings. The school has risen from 48th to 42nd in the 2019 rankings,...

Double award win for Lancaster Conferences

December 10, 2019
Lancaster University’s Conference and Events team have won two awards in the national Academic Venue Awards. Lancaster Conferences+ won ‘Best Sustainability’ and ‘Best Event Management Team.’ The awards...

Payroll Lynn gets fit and festive for cancer charity

December 10, 2019
On Sunday 24 November, Lynn Sproat, PA to the MHA Moore and Smalley payroll team took part in CancerCare’s Santa Dash in Lancaster.  Lynn was one of 164 runners raising money in the city’s annual fun...

SilverDoor successfully completes ISO 27001 and ISO 9001 Accreditation

December 10, 2019
Serviced Apartment agent SilverDoor is delighted to announce that, following much hard work and dedication from its teams, the business has been accredited in both ISO 27001 and ISO 9001. In obtaining these...

Profit and social contribution should no longer be seen as mutually exclusive - Alison Norfolk

December 03, 2019
It is impossible to ignore the distressing documentaries and regular news stories showing climatebreakdown, plastic pollution, social inequalities and dangerous working practices. I’m sure you'll agreethat we need...

Police response to London Bridge Terrorist Attack

December 03, 2019
The message below has been sent to the business community by the National Coordinator protect and Prepare."Firstly, I want to say that our thoughts are with the family and friends of those caught up in the dreadful...

Morecambe Sparkles at Craig Charles switches on Morecambe BID Chistmas lights

December 03, 2019
TV and radio personality Craig Charles helped Morecambe to truly sparkle as the town kicked off the festive season in style. The star switched on the Christmas lights at the Festival Market then brought the house...

RRA20 entry deadline

December 03, 2019
As the deadline for entries to the Red Rose Awards draws ever closer, the preparations for the Lancashire business community’s most anticipated event are well underway. Companies who wish to nominate themselves or...

Become a Mental Health First Aider

December 03, 2019
Mental Health First Aid course in Lancaster on the 10/11th December, Rock and Road would like to offer Chamber Members a discount for attending.  Normal Price £275 + Vat  Chamber Members...

Putting Values First: novi.digital’s Brand Refresh

December 03, 2019
After ten years in operation, novi.digital has a sleek and value-driven brand refresh. As a business grows it’s important to establish values that a team can look to throughout its development. With...

JOB VACANCY Finance & Administration Officer

December 03, 2019
JOB TITLE: Finance & Administration OfficerSALARY: £19,000 to £21,000 pro-rata, (depending on qualifications / experience)HOURS: 30 hours per week (over 5 days)DURATION: Permanent (renewable annually subject to...

Can you help these refugees? Global Link

December 03, 2019
The refugee and asylum seeker population in Lancaster continues to grow with newcomers arriving from Eritrea, Ethiopia, Albania, Iraq and Iran. Many are talented and skilled individuals needing a helping hand to get...

Closing the Skills Gap - Brendan Hughes

November 26, 2019
I recently attended a meeting, and in it we discussed the opportunities for small business with large scale projects coming into the area like Eden. It is pleasing to hear of all the help that is being set up by...

Free parking for Christmas shoppers

November 26, 2019
Christmas shoppers will be able to enjoy free parking at selected times in Lancaster and Morecambe in the run up to Christmas. From Sunday November 24 until Sunday December 22, all of the city council's main pay and...

Is your company up for the challenge in 2020?

November 26, 2019
In January 2020 St John’s Hospice is launching a brand new initiative: the 20Twenty Corporate Challenge. We are laying down the gauntlet to the most innovative, ambitious and competitive local businesses to...

Nurturing Growth in Lancashire - Marcus Angell

November 19, 2019
In September, I attended the North Lancs Expo at the Lancaster Brewery. Hosted for the third consecutive year, the Lancaster & District Chamber of Commerce team did a fabulous job of endorsing North Lancashire and...

Lancaster University EMBA ranked among world’s best

November 19, 2019
The Financial Times have recognised Lancaster University’s Executive MBA as among the top 100 in the world. The course, taught by the highly-regarded experts in Lancaster University Management School, is ranked...
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