Member News – COVID-19

COVID-19 update British Chamber of Commerce

Chambers of Commerce challenge PM to meet five business tests for Covid restrictions

20 October in Chamber News, External Affairs, Member News, Member News - COVID-19

Dear Prime Minister,We write on behalf of business communities the length and breadth of the UK at this critical point in our evolving battle against the Coronavirus pandemic.Our starting point is clear: no amount of financial support can compensate for an open, fully-functioning economy. Yet with...

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BCC Quarterly Economic Survey Q3 2020: Nearly half of firms report UK sales decrease as businesses endure sustained cash crunch    

01 October in Business News, Chamber News, Member News, Member News - COVID-19

The British Chambers of Commerce’s Quarterly Economic Survey (QES) – the UK’s largest independent survey of business sentiment and a leading indicator of UK GDP growth – found that business conditions remained weak in the third quarter of 2020, despite much of the economy reopening.The bellwether survey...

From crisis to confidence: Award-winning Yorkshire events firm paves the way for growth in struggling sector.

01 October in Member News, Member News - COVID-19

More than 126,000 jobs have been lost within the events industry since the beginning of the Covid-19 pandemic, but Barnsley firm FAB Events has emerged ambitious following a brace of wins at the Corporate Vision awards.The company, specialist in events strategy, collected the Customer Care...