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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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Greyhound Bridge Closure

August 03, 2017
Lancaster and District Chamber of Commerce, and both the local Business Improvement Districts, Lancaster and Morecambe, welcome the positive news that the proposed closure of Greyhound Bridge will not take place until...

You are invited to exhibit at the first Workplace Wellbeing Conference in Lancashire. On the back of the success of Lancashire Mind’s mentally healthy workplace forum, Lancashire Mind are working with partners to bring local employers together from acro

August 03, 2017
You are invited to exhibit at the first Workplace Wellbeing Conference in Lancashire. On the back of the success of Lancashire Mind’s mentally healthy workplace forum, Lancashire Mind are working with partners...

Dunkirk Spirit To Lift Cinema

August 03, 2017
The story of local soldiers at Dunkirk will be told at a special talk organised to coincide with a film screening at The Dukes this August. The latest big screen version of the famous World War Two evacuation –...

Nublue Dress Up Lakeland Leather’s Ecommerce Site

August 03, 2017
Magento ecommerce experts Nublue have recently launched a brand-new website for Lake District based fashion brand, Lakeland Leather. The Lancaster agency were tasked with bringing the outfitter’s online presence...

Kids: shop, don’t strop over Summer!

July 26, 2017
New River recruit child psychologist to help parents tame toddler temper tantrums in their shopping centres Over two-fifths (42%) of Morecambe parents claim their child has thrown a tantrum whilst shopping, with...

Community Fundraiser – St John’s Hospice

July 26, 2017
St. John’s Hospice is looking for a Community Fundraiser to work 37.5 hours a week. Location: Fundraising Department, St John’s HospiceHours: 37.5 p/wRole Type: PermanentPay: £20,865 - £21,489...

Chamber Chat with Marcus Angell

July 26, 2017
Lancaster really is an attractive city, nestled between green hills rising up from the River Lune, with our historic castle centre stage and the Lakes’ fells in the distance. It ought to be a destination of...

China Catalyst Programme – Market visit to Guangzhou – Expressions of Interest

July 26, 2017
As part of the Lancaster China Catalyst Programme (www.lancaster.ac.uk/china-catalyst) Lancaster Univeristy are looking for expressions of interest to participate in a Market Visit to Guangzhou, China in December this...

Keswick Tourism Association and Hotfoot Design Swap Vistas for Selfies to Promote the Real Keswick

July 26, 2017
Keswick Tourism Association*, and its award-winning, Lancaster-based creative agency Hotfoot Design, have launched an innovative new tourism campaign to attract new visitors to the Lake District town with...

Productivity is Key - Please fill in the Lancashire Productivity Survey 2017

July 26, 2017
“Productivity isn't everything, but, in the long run, it is almost everything. A country’s ability to improve its standard of living over time depends almost entirely on its ability to raise its output per...

We want to hear from you!!!!!

July 26, 2017
We want to hear about all your positive business news stories; anything from a new employee, moving premises; a re-brand or a new contract. We believe businesses in Lancashire have so many good stories to tell and we...

Why post-event massages are extremely beneficial

July 26, 2017
Massage can be used as an alternative (or in addition) to your normal cool-down routine. It helps to decrease muscle tone, allowing improvements in muscle length and joint range of movement as well as helping to break...

Chamber Chat – David Park

July 19, 2017
We’re All Going On Our Summer Holidays It’s the time of year where many of us have been, are on or are thinking about our holidays. One of the main advantages of a holiday is getting away from the day to...

Armed Forces Covenant - pledge confirmation

July 19, 2017
Lancaster and District Chamber Of Commerce are proud to announce that they have signed the Armed Forces Pledge Covenant. The Armed Forces Covenant is a promise from the nation, ensuring that those who serve or have...

Lancashire’s LEADER Rural Funding Programme - July 2017

July 19, 2017
Now accepting new applications in the areas listed below. Open calls will remain open until all the funds are committed. Applications will be dealt with on a first come first served basis. EnterpriseThe Enterprise...

Exterminate unconscious bias in business!

July 19, 2017
As people across the UK struggle to get their head around the fact the new Dr Who is a woman; leading business lawyers warn that expecting a fictional alien to be a man is just an-other case of unconscious bias. The...

Countdown begins for 9th Lancaster Music Festival 2017

July 19, 2017
There's less than one hundred days to go the ninth incarnation of the Lancaster Music Festival. The festival started back in 2009 as a three-day event highlighting the wide array of talent performing for free in...

Second in the series of investment network events with Bay Business Angels

July 19, 2017
Following on from the very successful inaugural Bay Business Angels event in March, the network will host its second investment event on 19 September 2017 at Lancaster University’s Business Management School....

BID Secures Thousands in Competitions

July 19, 2017
Lancaster BID are delighted to announce that they have managed to secure £25,000 worth of bus advertising. The success came about as a result of Lancaster BIDs engagement in the Healthy High Streets programme....

Burton & Fisher have it off to a tee raising money for charity

July 19, 2017
They organised a golf day for clients and business contacts at Morecambe Golf Club, which with match funding from the company, raised £969 for Rosemere Cancer Foundation and its 20 Years Anniversary Appeal. It...
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