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One of the main remits of Lancaster & District Chamber of Commerce is to be the voice for its Members, representing their views and helping to support them with real issues affecting their business. All representation & lobbying is carried out at local and national level with local government and policy makers.

Below you will find the latest news on Lancaster & District Chamber of Commerce’s policy activities, business news from across North Lancashire and news stories from our Members.

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Peddle & Paddle To The Dukes

September 27, 2017
A film about how Storm Desmond affected plans by Lancaster climate activists to join a mass cycle to Paris is screened at The Dukes in October. Peddling & Paddling on October 7 tells the story of the group who...

Shoulder Pain

September 27, 2017
Shoulder ImpingementA common shoulder complaint that Physiofusion regularly treat are shoulder impingements (also known as subacromial pain syndrome). This issue actually accounts for almost 70% of all new shoulder...

Chamber Chat – Vicky Lofthouse

September 21, 2017
By the time you are reading this, it will well and truly be the final countdown to the single largest project/event I have ever managed and organised. And I have no doubt that the North Lancashire Expo will be 100%...

Work-based Learning: Linking Theory and Practice

September 21, 2017
FREE: Day Conference for Businesses, Academics and Students Involved in Work-based Learning. Headline Speakers: Peter Honey - renowned management trainer, developer with Alan Mumford of the Learning Styles...

Lancashire Enterprise Partnership and the University of Central Lancashire Productivity Study

September 21, 2017
Productivity lies at the heart of everything we do. If we can do things more efficiently as a business or economy, we can produce more and earn more. Lancashire Enterprise Partnership has commissioned the University...

Employment Law Update seminar

September 21, 2017
Employment law is ever-changing – come along and find out what’s in, what’s out, what’s old and what’s new and most importantly what you absolutely have to do as an employer in Baines...

Lancaster Wine Festival

September 21, 2017
Grab a glass (yours to keep!). Size up our wine list; the fun begins here! Our wine range is now yours to freely explore. Each table is themed, so go forth and sip! Rub shoulders with our winemakers, producers, wine...

Roll Out The Barrels with Piccadilly

September 21, 2017
Lancaster Brewery is once again calling for locals to take up the challenge of its annual Roll Out The Barrel assault course event, at 12pm on 29 October at Lancaster Brewery HQ. Now in its fifth year, the event...

Hotfoot Design helps Beetham Nurseries bloom with a fresh new look

September 21, 2017
Lancaster-based Hotfoot Design is delighted to announce its recent work with Beetham Nurseries. The destination garden centre near Milnthorpe in Cumbria approached Hotfoot to create a new brand identity and website to...

Paintings To Stop Distress

September 21, 2017
An artist who uses painting to cope with the Post Traumatic Stress Disorder he suffered following the Falklands War is currently exhibiting in Lancaster. David Jewkes served four years in the RAF, including six...

Local company steps up recruitment drive

September 21, 2017
Fuel Proof Ltd from Heysham is stepping up its recruitment drive, as a result of several significant developments, including the recent launch of their new hire business, six months of strong sales growth, and...

Hit the wall for Rosemere

September 14, 2017
12th September 2017: Its visibility from space may have been dismissed as just urban myth but walking on the Great Wall of China is still on many people’s life wish list and now, Rosemere Cancer Foundation is...

Mattress maker gets a bounce from tourism market

September 14, 2017
A North West bed and mattress business is experiencing a boom in sales, thanks in part to the so-called ‘staycation effect’ and the growth in online hotel reviews. Feather & Springs was launched in...

Chamber Chat – Richard Bradfield

September 14, 2017
I consider myself to almost be a local to the North Lancashire and South Cumbria area now after almost 30 years of living here. One thing that I found from those early years and continues to this day, is the wealth of...

New director for Lancaster accountants

September 14, 2017
Lancaster accountancy firm Moore and Smalley has appointed Paul Locker as a corporate services director. Paul joins the firm, based at St Mary’s Gate, after two years as head of audit at Rushtons Chartered...

Investment network event from the Bay’s own Dragon’s Den

September 14, 2017
This is the final call for attendees to be part of one of the most successful investment network events this September with Bay Business Angels. Following on from the very successful inaugural event in March, the...

Nublue shortlisted for two Northern Ecommerce Awards

September 14, 2017
Lancaster based ecommerce agency Nublue has been shortlisted for not one but two prizes at this year’s Northern Ecommerce Awards, in the categories of Best Sports, Leisure, Toys eCommerce Website and Best B2B...

Experiment With Comedy At The Dukes

September 14, 2017
The UK science comedy phenomenon that is Festival Of The Spoken Nerd make their Dukes debut in Lancaster on October 14.The trio of stand-up mathematician Matt Parker, experiments maestro Steve Mould and geek...

Public Speaking Poll

September 12, 2017
Public Speaking is an essential skill for business yet many people are nervous of presenting themselves and their work. Wing Speech and Copy is creating a series of FREE video tutorials to help you feel more...

Chamber Chat - Chris Gardner

September 07, 2017
I recently became a Director of the Chamber and hope to advance the interests of the district and especially of my home town and professional base Morecambe. This has caused me to look around and assess my view of the...
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