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British Chamber of Commerce

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...

Rotherham and Goldthorpe amongst local towns to receive regeneration boost

01 October in Business News, Chamber News, Member News

Rotherham and Goldthorpe are two of 15 towns in Yorkshire set to receive a share of £80m to boost regeneration. The announcement from the government says this initial scheme is part of a £3.6 billion investment programme to level up England’s towns in the wake of...

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...

Glu Recruit raises £1,000 for Paces in latest fundraising campaign

29 September in Member News, Member News - COVID-19

Rob Shaw, MD of Rotherham based recruitment agency, Glu Recruit, has helped to raise £1,000 for neurological charity, Paces, in the firms latest fundraising campaign. On 12th September, Rob joined other fundraisers and completed the Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge, walking approximately 25 miles to raise vital...