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Annual Election Meetings & Nominations

York & North Yorkshire Chamber 11.45am on Wednesday, 26 June 2019 at the York Racecourse, Racecourse Road, York, YO23 1EX Apologies to Caitlin Boylan on 01904 210010 or email caitlin.boylan@yorkchamber.co.uk AGENDA Welcome to York & North Yorkshire-based Chamber members Election of members Nominees: Laurence Beardmore, York Emporium Philip Bolson, The Grand Hotel Kurt Calder, Shepherd Building Group Peter Clinker, Nestle Andrew

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Written on June 13, 2019Marketing. Published in Bradford, Chamber News, News, York

Has your company entered the Bradford Means Business Awards Yet?

Has your company had a bumper year that needs to be recognised, or does one of your colleagues deserve recognition for their efforts? Is your business very much family orientated and deserves recognition or do you run a company which excels in customer service? Is making a contribution to the community your business is placed in high on your agenda,

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Written on April 8, 2019Marketing. Tagged with: ,
Published in Bradford

Expressions of Interest invited for new Bradford units

Opportunity Description: Expressions of Interest from contractors are invited for the new build of three industrial units with mezzanines on a site adjacent to Bradford Chamber Business Park, New Lane, Laisterdyke, Bradford, to create managed workspace for SMEs. Closing date for Expressions of Interest: 2 April 2019 Downloadable documentation: Full information and how to register your interest is available here Share

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Written on March 22, 2019Marketing. Published in Chamber News

Expressions of Interest invited for office refurb

Opportunity Description: Expressions of Interest are invited for the refurbishment of the 4th and 5th floors of Devere House, Little Germany, Bradford, to create quality serviced offices to be let to SMEs. Closing date for Expressions of Interest: 2 April 2019. Downloadable documentation: Full information and how to register your interest is available here Share this page on social media

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Written on March 22, 2019Marketing. Published in Chamber News

BCC: Government must listen to business on tariffs

Commenting on reports that the Cabinet is considering options around making imports tariff-free across the board if we leave the EU next month without a deal, Adam Marshall, Director General of British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), said: “Businesses across the UK will be deeply concerned by reports that ministers are considering setting UK import tariffs to zero in the case of no-deal. “Ministers have not consulted with business

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Written on February 7, 2019Marketing. Published in Brexit, Chamber News, Policy

The Great Northern Conference 2019 – 20% off for Chamber members

The North-South divide is not closing despite encouraging economic performance in the Northern Powerhouse, new figures today reveal. Figures obtained by the Northern Powerhouse Partnership show that, while a number of Northern regions have performed well in the past year, many of the North’s key areas are lagging behind the national average when it comes to the productivity of their

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Written on February 5, 2019Marketing. Published in Chamber News

BCC comments on no deal customs announcement

Ronan Quigley, Executive Director responsible for Trade at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) comments on the announcement by HMRC on Transitional Simplified Procedures for customs in the case of no deal, he said: “The priority of business communities across the UK is to avoid a messy and disorderly Brexit on March 29th. In the unwelcome scenario of no deal,

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Written on February 5, 2019Marketing. Published in Brexit, News

The Destination for Business

The West and North Yorkshire Chamber of Commerce has joined forces with Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA), the largest airport in the Yorkshire region, and aql, one of the region’s most innovative digital companies, to promote Yorkshire’s business community. West and North Yorkshire is ‘The Destination for Business’. LBA is located at the heart of West Yorkshire, connecting businesses to hundreds

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Written on January 31, 2019Marketing. Published in News, Transport

Chamber gets match-funding for more business space

West & North Yorkshire Chamber of Commerce has been awarded match European funding to develop additional offices and industrial units in Bradford. These serviced offices will be offered on flexible terms at the Chamber’s historic Victorian headquarters Devere House, in Little Germany, and will comprise twelve offices over two floors. The investment will also add three industrial units with mezzanine

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Written on January 29, 2019Marketing. Published in Bradford, Chamber News, News, Property

The British Chamber of Commerce responds to result of meaningful vote

“There are no more words to describe the frustration, impatience, and growing anger amongst business after two and a half years on a high-stakes political rollercoaster ride that shows no sign of stopping. Basic questions on real-world operational issues remain unanswered, and firms now find themselves facing the unwelcome prospect of a messy and disorderly exit from the EU on

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Written on January 16, 2019Marketing. Tagged with: ,
Published in BCC, Brexit, Chamber News, News, Policy