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Chamber set to raise money for children’s charity

19 January in Chamber News, Charity of the Year, Events

Barnsley and Rotherham Chamber will be hosting a Charity Quiz evening on Thursday, 30th March, for their Charity of the Year – Newlife the Charity for Disabled Children. Last year, Newlife received a donation of £4,500 after winning Barnsley and Rotherham Chamber’s Charity of the Year...


Sheffield City Region Chambers group elects new Chair

12 January in Chamber News

[caption id="attachment_22621" align="alignright" width="400"] Paul Jagger elected new Chairperson of the Sheffield City Region Chambers Group[/caption] The Sheffield City Region Chambers are delighted to announce that a new Chairperson has been elected to lead the group responsible for their joint activities. Paul Jagger took up the...


There must be one Regional voice to make Trans-Pennine Tunnel a reality

11 January in Chamber News, External Affairs

[caption id="attachment_22608" align="alignright" width="450"] Greg Wright, deputy business editor of The Yorkshire Post facilitated a business debate at the Sheffield City Region Quarterly Economic Survey Breakfast event in Barnsley with a keynote speech by Dr. Adam Marshall, Director General of the British Chambers of Commerce.[/caption] Businesses...


Business leaders survey shows Sheffield City Region coping well despite uncertain climate

10 January in Chamber News, External Affairs

Firms hold an overall positive outlook on the regional economy looking forward, despite major uncertainties at a national and global level, according to the latest results of the Sheffield City Region Quarterly Economic Survey. The Q4 2016 results - based on over 300 responses from businesses...


An aligned Chamber movement to be voice for business during time of devolution

01 December in Chamber News, External Affairs

Presidents of both Sheffield and Barnsley & Rotherham Chambers of Commerce have announced their intention to promote a greater sense of partnership between the two organisations. The move reflects a desire to work as a ‘regional chamber movement’ across South Yorkshire, ensuring powerful representation of the...