Earlier this month (February) the Business Secretary announced industrial strategy investment in science, research and innovation but how do Sheffield City Region businesses think it will impact on them? This is a question in the Sheffield City Region Quarterly Economic Survey (QES) which is now......
Barnsley & Rotherham Chamber of Commerce is backing Yorkshire Smokefree’s new campaign targeting workplaces. Yorkshire Smokefree, part of South West Yorkshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust, runs stop-smoking support across the borough on behalf of PSS under the Be Well Barnsley programme. Be Well Barnsley is......
Commenting on the UK trade statistics for December 2016, released Friday 10th February by the Office for National Statistics, Mike Spicer, Director of Economics at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), said: “The narrowing in the UK’s trade deficit in the final months of last......
Silver membership is one of the Chambers core level of membership containing numerous business support services from legal help to marketing support.
Gold membership enables you to access the services of Silver membership, plus a copy of our member’s database for you to use for your own marketing.
Platinum membership is one of our higher level memberships which provides you with comprehensive business support, you will also have access to all the benefits of Silver and Gold membership.
Diamond membership enables you to get involved with the Chamber on a high level, this includes extensive marketing support, free networking events and an unlimited data provision service.
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It’s our objective to ensure that your voice – whatever the size of your business – is heard when local authorities and government agencies are formulating policy or consulting the business community.
The Policy & Membership Action Group is a vehicle through which members of the Chamber can influence and affect Chamber policy on a number of key business issues. We have members from a cross section of disciplines represented including law, finance, construction, business crime and the public sector. The committee meets every other month at venues alternating between Barnsley and Rotherham.
The Transport working group consists of those members whose expertise, experience and interest in transport matters (as operators or users of transport services) will allow the Chamber to make informed and constructive comment on those issues which we feel are in our members’ interests.
The Business Fire Safety South Yorkshire project supports small and medium enterprises in reducing the risk and impact of fire on their business premises. The key objective of the initiative is to establish robust fire safety cultures within businesses that aim to protect employees and ensure business continuity.
The Manufacturing Forum is a regional arena where representatives from the manufacturing, construction, logistics and light industrial sectors discuss key issues pertinent to manufacturing in the region.
This is then fed into the Local Enterprise Partnership, local authorities and government itself to help shape and influence the core manufacturing strategy in the City Region.
The Chamber are heavily involved in the management of both Barnsley & Rotherham Town Centres. We are well represented at various meetings and have say in some of the most important decisions which affect both the town centres.