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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

‘Real’ Crewe station hub key to North Wales benefiting from HS2

Posted 10 October 2017 | 0 Comments

Businesses and residents are being urged to have say on plan at Crewe station Businesses and residents across Cheshire and North Wales are being urged to have their say on the Government’s plans for Crewe... Read More

BAE Systems ‘to axe more than 1,000 jobs’

Posted 10 October 2017 | 0 Comments

More than 1,000 jobs are set to be axed by defence contractor BAE Systems, the BBC understands. The firm is expected to make an announcement on Tuesday regarding the cuts, which are thought to mainly... Read More

New north Wales tourism route to attract Japanese visitors

Posted 10 October 2017 | 0 Comments

Plans for a new tourism route have been unveiled in north Wales, in a bid to attract Japanese tourists. North Wales Tourism said the region had seen an 84% rise in visitors from Japan in... 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

The Chester Grosvenor Launch Partnership with English Wine Producer, Gusbourne at Michelin Starred Simon Radley at The Chester Grosvenor

Posted 09 October 2017 | 0 Comments

The Chester Grosvenor has announced a partnership with English wine producer, Gusbourne, carrying a selection of their exquisite sparkling and still wines. To mark the occasion, a gourmet dinner is taking place on Thursday, 19th... 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

Simon Radley at The Chester Grosvenor retains Michelin star for 28th year

Posted 09 October 2017 | 0 Comments

Simon Radley at The Chester Grosvenor has retained a Michelin star for the 28th consecutive year, as well as its status as the only Michelin-starred restaurant in Cheshire. The Michelin Guide has returned again for... Read More

The chilling stories behind five of the most haunted spots in Chester

Posted 05 October 2017 | 0 Comments

With Halloween looming, CH1ChesterBID is helping to shine a light on some of the darker stories lurking within Chester’s most haunted buildings…   From unexplainable paranormal activity to things that go bump in the night,... Read More

King’s Science & Engineering Gala & Fundraising Dinner

Posted 04 October 2017 | 0 Comments

Are you ready to provide for the scientists of the future? We live in exciting times. Soon we could be colonising space; using nanotechnology to improve the environment and propel major advances in medicine—and even... Read More