Latest News: Business

Why your business should be on Instagram and the power of the #hashtag

Posted 17 October 2017 | 0 Comments

3 Minute Read. People remember 80% of what they visually see, 20% of what they read and 10% of what they hear. This figure is what makes the social media platform Instagram critical in any... Read More

Chamber Members have a Ball at their Showpiece Annual Event

Posted 17 October 2017 | 0 Comments

The West Cheshire and North Wales Chamber of Commerce’s Annual Ball returned for 2017 on Friday the 13th October. The yearly returning showpiece event was held at The Pavilion in Chester’s heritage Racecourse, celebrating the achievements... Read More

Denbighshire teams up with Bangor University to provide business course

Posted 13 October 2017 | 0 Comments

Denbighshire County Council and Bangor University have joined forces to develop leadership skills. The Council is helping the University run its ION Leading Growth programme which focuses on essential skills required for leaders and managers... Read More

University’s first careers fair to showcase its links with local industries.

Posted 13 October 2017 | 0 Comments

National and local organisations are being encouraged to attend the first ever Careers Fair to be held at the University of Chester. The inaugural ‘Careers Fest’ takes place on Monday, November 13, delivered by Careers... Read More

The Chester Grosvenor receives coveted award for Employer of the Year

Posted 11 October 2017 | 0 Comments

The Chester Grosvenor was recognised as Employer of the Year at Cheshire Business Awards held at Chester Cathedral on Friday, 6th October, fighting off tough competition from Chester Zoo and the Rossendale Trust. The Cheshire... Read More

Returning to work after time out for caring – employer/employee open consultation

Posted 10 October 2017 | 0 Comments

In the Spring Budget 2017, the Government committed to “promoting returnships to the public and private sector, helping people back into employment after a career break.” This commitment focuses on supporting returners, who are defined... Read More

Deadline approaching for Salters’ Den

Posted 10 October 2017 | 0 Comments

Time is running out to submit applications for this years Salters’ Den competition and the organisers are encouraging anyone who is considering entering to do so without delay. Dawn Beschorner Howard Worth’s Marketing Manager commented... Read More

BCC comments on UK trade statistics

Posted 10 October 2017 | 0 Comments

Commenting on the trade statistics for September 2017, released today by the ONS, Suren Thiru, Head of Economics at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), said: “The widening of the UK’s trade deficit in August... Read More

Bespoke funding package helps champagne bar launch go with a fizz

Posted 09 October 2017 | 0 Comments

A bespoke financial package by a West Cheshire & North Wales Chamber member has helped an award-winning Liverpool restaurateur’s latest venture go with a fizz. West Kirby-based Bathgate Business Finance arranged a £33,000 loan to... Read More

Zodeq joins the Chamber as a Strategic Member

Posted 09 October 2017 | 0 Comments

Joining forces with The West Cheshire and North Wales Chamber of Commerce, Zodeq is the most recent business to become one of our proud 12 Strategic Members. Now in their second year of trading, Zodeq... Read More