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Go Wild For Cinderella This Christmas

November 12, 2019
The Dukes theatre in The Round will be transformed into a wintry woodland for this year’s festive treat – Cinderella: A Fairytale From November 22-January 11, the Lancaster theatre will stage the first new...

Chamber Chat - Energy, the forefront of innovation

November 05, 2019
Mark Lees, station director EDF Heysham 2 power station Seeing the energy and hearing the exciting ideas from the younger members of our team here at Heysham reminds me of what a vibrant, innovative industry this...

And the Winner is…..

November 05, 2019
A huge thank you for all who took the time to respond to the North Lancs Expo 2019 evaluation survey.  Only by feedbacks and evaluations like this are we able to see where rooms for improvements are required....

Vail, Jerry North

November 05, 2019
Tributes have been paid to a true champion of Lancaster who campaigned tirelessly to promote the city.Jerry North, who passed away suddenly last month aged 65, was best known as the longtime manager of St Nicholas...

Lancaster design agency selected to deliver refreshed Dukes website

November 05, 2019
Lancaster digital and marketing agency, Hotfoot Design, has been selected to deliver a new website for iconic Lancaster venue, The Dukes. The Dukes theatre invited businesses from across the UK to pitch to develop an...

LARS Communications Achieves Essential Accreditations

October 31, 2019
Radio site build and antenna system installation specialists, LARS Communications, have gained recognition for their commitment to high safety and quality standards by achieving a string of vital accreditations. The...

Chamber Chat - The Chamber at your service

October 29, 2019
With key developments likely to be going ahead in North Lancashire over the next few years its never been a better time for business owners/managers to review their future planning and strategy. With large...

Businesses secure over £1M of investment with Bay Business Angels

October 29, 2019
Now in its second year, Bay Business Angels, a group that provides start-ups and new businesses with ‘Angel’ investment, has seen businesses in South Cumbria and North Lancaster raise over £1M of investment. The...

UK Corporate Games launches in Lancaster

October 23, 2019
The University of Cumbria recently hosted the launch event for the UK Corporate Games, which will be held in and around Lancaster from the 23rd – 26th July 2020. Businesses and members of other institutions were...

Apprentice of the year

October 23, 2019
Heysham 2 power station’s Sasha Merrick has claimed EDF Energy’s top apprentice award for 2019, just as applications open for the 2020 intake. Sasha, 22, of Heysham, took the main award at EDF Energy’s...

Chamber Chat by Ben Beetham

October 23, 2019
A GUIDE TO SMES NEGOTIATING ENERGY CONTRACTS Energy is an essential part of running your business, from powering your IT systems to heating your offices. However, the reality is that small businesses across the...

Local Trainer and Member of the Chamber appointed on to the National Board

October 17, 2019
Andy Manwaring of Affiniti Training, which many of you may know as being the Senior Trainer who has provided the First Aid at Work training through the Chamber for members for a number of years, and more recently the...

Chamber Chat with Kim Brown

October 17, 2019
When thinking about a subject for my first Chamber Chat, I reflected on the previous weekend away in Manchester. Whilst going around the city, I remember commenting that each member of staff we encountered were...

Chamber Chat - Using technology to improve logistics

October 10, 2019
For many companies, the supply chain is no longer a simple cost of doing business; it is a way to generate competitive advantages. And technology has become the perfect enabler for advances in the supply chain....

Council issues challenge to Frontierland site owners

October 10, 2019
Lancaster City Council has today challenged the owners of the former Frontierland Leisure Complex to set out their plans for redeveloping the derelict site. Planning permission was granted to Opus Land North in 2015...

Ascentis’ Introduction to British Values shortlisted for FAB Award

October 10, 2019
Ascentis are delighted that their Introduction to British Values Short Online Qualification (SOQ) has been shortlisted for Qualification of the Year at the Federation of Awarding Bodies (FAB) Awards 2019. Since the...

Morecambe community to engage in Eden Project North conversations

October 10, 2019
The team behind Eden Project North is seeking ideas from the people of Morecambe to help shape the future of the project at a series of community conversations. The events, which will take place in venues around the...

5 Top Energy-Saving Tips for Your Business

October 10, 2019
Inspired Energy plc is the leading utilities Third Party Intermediary (TPI) in the UK, helping businesses to optimise the value of every pound spent on utilities. Utility bills form a large part of a company’s...

Chamber Chat by Richard Bradfield

October 03, 2019
Chamber Chat by Richard Bradfield, Station Director Heysham 1 This morning as Lancaster Guardian readers are digesting this week’s news, the team from Heysham power stations are spending the morning chatting...

Eden unveils even more at the North Lancs Expo

October 03, 2019
Following the success of the third North Lancs Expo, it looks like North Lancashire will have a gateway to show off the people, places, and businesses that makes it such a great work and play destination for many...
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