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BCC: ‘Two-tier’ growth continues, with alarm bell for trade aspirations

Posted 01 October 2015 | 0 Comments

The BCC’s economic survey for Q3 2015 signals moderate economic growth over the next year. Overall the results are disappointing as most key balances for both manufacturing and services were down on the previous quarter,... Read More

Meet Charlotte and Beth, the newest additions to the Chamber team!

Posted 01 October 2015 | 0 Comments

The West Cheshire and North Wales Chamber of Commerce has expanded its team with the arrival of two new full-time staff members.  Charlotte Maloney has joined the team as the Marketing and Communications Officer and... Read More

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BCC: Resumed rail upgrades critical to business success

Posted 30 September 2015 | 0 Comments

Commenting on the announcement that work to electrify the TransPennine and Midland Mainline rail routes is to resume, Adam Marshall, Executive Director of the British Chambers of Commerce, said: “Businesses were furious when these vital... Read More

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BCC: UK external position remains precarious, despite positive quarterly figures

Posted 30 September 2015 | 0 Comments

UK GDP growth in Q2 2015 confirmed at 0.7%, but Q2 annual growth was revised down from 2.6% to 2.4% Services and consumer spending were the main growth drivers in Q2 The current account deficit... Read More

BCC comments on Jeremy Corbyn speech

Posted 29 September 2015 | 0 Comments

Commenting on Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn MP’s speech at Labour Party Conference, John Longworth, Director General of the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), said: “Jeremy Corbyn is right to warn that Britain’s economic recovery... Read More

Public Services students attend prestigious MoD celebration

Posted 29 September 2015 | 0 Comments

Students from West Cheshire College’s Public Services course travelled down to London and served as worthy ambassadors to attend this year’s Ministry of Defence (MoD) Outreach Programme Celebration. Andy Gillman MBE, who founded the programme... Read More

Performing Arts takes centre stage at College

Posted 28 September 2015 | 0 Comments

Having joined West Cheshire College in 2010 to complete their first Level 1 qualification, two talented Performing Arts students are now ready to start their Level 4 HNC in Performing Arts (Drama). Jay Dodd, 21,... Read More

BCC comments on John McDonnell speech

Posted 28 September 2015 | 0 Comments

Commenting on Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell MP’s speech at Labour Party Conference, John Longworth, Director General of the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), said: “There is a difference between an entrepreneurial state – one that... Read More

Regus Express workspace opens at Chester Services

Posted 28 September 2015 | 0 Comments

Regus, the global workspace provider has just opened another of its innovative Regus Express locations, at Chester motorway service area on the M56. The new generation workspace features a drop-in business lounge with free, secure... Read More

BCC comments on Angela Eagle Speech

Posted 28 September 2015 | 0 Comments

 Commenting on Angela Eagle MP’s speech at Labour Party Conference, John Longworth, Director General of the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) said: “This was a very political speech, more concerned with addressing the Conference than... Read More