External Affairs

New Higher Level Apprenticeship in Construction

22 August in Construction, External Affairs

University Campus Barnsley (UCB) is offering a new Higher Level Apprenticeship in Construction and the Built Environment for those wanting to develop a career in the management and professional side of construction. The Level 4 apprenticeship provides a combination of theory based learning, along with on...

Sheffield City Region businesses to discuss potential impact of Governments Industrial Strategy

26 April in Business News, Chamber News, Events, External Affairs

In early May over 100 Sheffield City Region businesses will meet to discuss the results of the latest Quarterly Economic Survey (QES) for quarter one 2017. The survey, which went live in February of this year, asked employers about their current trading conditions including skills...

BCC: Initial reaction to Spring Budget 2017

09 March in Chamber News, External Affairs

Giving his initial reaction to the Chancellor’s Budget, Dr Adam Marshall, Director General of the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), said: “Businesses had been advised to expect minimal change, rather than a blockbuster Budget, and Philip Hammond did not disappoint. “Short-term support for firms hardest-hit by business...