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Businesses ‘tee’d’ up for the launch of Chamber Golf League

Friday 15th March kicked off the Lincolnshire Chamber of Commerce annual Business Golf League, held at Sleaford Golf Club, in conjunction with Bluecube.Read more

BCC Forecast: UK economy to falter further as Brexit uncertainty bites

The British Chambers of Commerce has today slightly downgraded its growth expectations for the UK economy, forecasting growth of just 1.2% in 2019 (down from 1.3%) - the weakest growth in a decade.Read more

ELBA 2019: Past winners share what winning meant to them

With the East Lindsey Business Awards returning for 2019, we hear from some of the winners from last year about what winning meant to them.Read more

BCC comments on Article 50 vote: Businesses still in the danger zone

“While most businesses will support an extension to Article 50 to avert the prospect of a messy and disorderly exit on the March 29th, with just two weeks to go this vote leaves firms with no real clarity on the future."Read more

BCC comments on no-deal Brexit vote

Dr Adam Marshall, Director General of the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) comments on the Parliamentary vote on the motion to rule out leaving the EU without a withdrawal agreement.Read more

BCC comments on Spring Statement

The British Chambers of Commerce comments on the Spring Statement, forecasts by the Office for Budget Responsibility, lack of action on Making Tax Digital, and the reduction of apprenticeship levy co-funding.Read more

BCC comments on no-deal tariff plans

Dr Adam Marshall, Director General of the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) comments on the announcement of changes to tariffs in the event of a no-deal Brexit.Read more

BCC: UK economy continuing to slow under weight of Brexit uncertainty

Suren Thiru, Head of Economics at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) comments on the latest UK GDP and trade statistics, published today by the ONS.Read more

Lincolnshire Chamber of Commerce celebrate International Women’s Day 2019

Lincolnshire Chamber of Commerce and its members are celebrating International Women’s Day (IWD) #IWD2019 taking place today, 8th March 2019.Read more

Entries for Chamber Business Awards are now open

The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) today launches its flagship Chamber Business Awards at London Stock Exchange. Entries open today (Thursday 7 March) and will run until Friday 28 June.Read more

Boost for local causes as Whaplode outlet reopens

Three local causes have together gained £1,000 in extra funds after receiving donations at the official opening of a food store and filling station.Read more

East Lindsey Business Awards back again for 2019

The East Lindsey Business Awards are back for a third year, as East Lindsey District Council once again looks to celebrate the success of local businesses.Read more

Lincolnshire Chamber members raise funds for local charities

Lincolnshire Chamber of Commerce members have raised over £2,000 for two local charities; JUST Lincolnshire and Lincs & Notts Air Ambulance. Both charities have a significant play in the Lincolnshire area.Read more

BCC comments on Prime Minister’s statement

Claire Walker, Co-Executive Director of Policy and Campaigns at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) comments on the Prime Minister’s statement to the House of Commons on the next steps in the Brexit process,Read more

BCC: Government must act now to prevent ‘no deal’ by default on 29th March

Dr Adam Marshall, Director General of the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) comments ahead of today’s Cabinet meeting and the Prime Minister’s statement to the House of Commons.Read more

BCC: Disappointing lack of progress on continuity trade agreements

Dr Adam Marshall, Director General at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) comments on the latest update to existing trade agreements if the UK leaves the EU without a deal.Read more

Grantham traders offered new digital app as part of business watch scheme

Businesses in Grantham are being offered a new digital app for phones and tablets to connect them and protect them from crime using ‘state-of-the-art technology to make the town safer and more prosperous’.Read more

Certificates of Origin – No Deal Brexit Contingency Planning

Businesses need answers they can base decisions on, no matter the outcome. This includes the trade documentation for use by exporters to prove origin.Read more

BCC comments on labour and productivity figures from ONS

Suren Thiru, Head of Economics at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) comments on the labour market figures for February 2019, published today by the Office for National Statistics (ONS).Read more

In uncertain economic times – how’s your business doing?

With the Brexit deadline creeping closer, it becomes ever more important to understand how Lincolnshire businesses are coping in the current economic climate. The Quarterly Economic Survey for Q1 is now live.Read more

BCC/DHL: Volatility and price pressures weighing on UK exporters

The percentage of both manufacturing and services exporters who are expecting to increase their prices has risen in the past three months, as international traders struggle with the value of the pound.Read more

BCC: Businesses hung out to dry without answers if there's no deal

The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) has today published a list of twenty critical questions that remain unanswered for business in the unwelcome event of the UK leaving the EU without a deal on March 29.Read more

BCC comments on GDP and trade figures

Suren Thiru, Head of Economics at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) comments on the the latest UK GDP and trade statistics, published today by the ONS.Read more

Winners announced at the Greater Lincolnshire Construction and Property Awards 2019

Over 350 people gathered to celebrate the Construction and Property sector in Lincolnshire, which took place at the Doubletree by Hilton in Lincoln. Sponsored by Fraser Brown Solicitors and with special host Martin Roberts.Read more

BCC: Government must listen to business on tariffs

Adam Marshall, Director General of British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) comments on reports that the Cabinet is considering options around making imports tariff-free if there is no deal.Read more

BCC comments on no deal customs announcement

Ronan Quigley, Executive Director responsible for Trade at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) comments on the possibility of a No Deal Brexit.Read more

Chamber: Another day lost while the clock is ticking

Dr Adam Marshall comments: “Another day lost while the clock is ticking. Government and parliament are still going round in circles when businesses and the public urgently need answers.Read more

C4G Project Boost is Great News for Growing Local Firms

Lincoln BIG and Lincolnshire Chamber of Commerce are celebrating being awarded additional funding for a special project – in a move which spells good news for growing county businesses.Read more

Chamber: Flexible labour market limiting impact of sluggish economy

Suren Thiru, Head of Economics at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), comments on the labour market figures for January 2019, published today by the ONS.Read more

Gary Headland announced as new Chair of the Chamber

Gary Headland, CEO of Lincoln College Group has been appointed as the new Chair of the Lincolnshire Chamber of Commerce following the announcement last year that Ursula Lidbetter would be stepping down.Read more

LEP Want Your Say On Greater Lincolnshire's Industrial Strategy

The Greater Lincolnshire LEP wants to hear your views on the future of the Lincolnshire economy. Your input is needed to develop the strategy and to make a compelling case to the Government and more.Read more

Lincolnshire Businesses head into 2019 with confidence

Improvement in cash flow position, capital investment, UK sales and orders remaining positive were just a couple of the responses noted in the Quarterly Economic Survey (QES) for Quarter 4 2018.Read more

Two New Recruits Join LEP’s Employment and Skills Board

Following a successful recruitment campaign, the Greater Lincolnshire Local Enterprise Partnership is welcoming two new members on its Employment and Skills Board.Read more

Allen Signs Wraps up a Successful Year of Fundraising

Signage and printing specialists Allen Signs is capping off a successful year of fundraising by donating 3,000 sheets of festive wrapping paper in aid of St Barnabas Hospice.Read more

British business says no to no-deal in 100 days' time

The UK’s five leading business groups today unite and call on politicians to prevent a disorderly ‘no-deal’ Brexit on 29th March.Read more

Hat Trick are now part of Lincolnshire's leading eCommerce software provider

The acquisition will allow both teams to enhance their skills and will create further job opportunities within the company as we continue to grow.Read more

Make 2019 YOUR year to volunteer at Bransby Horses!

Bransby Horses is seeking additional volunteers to join its team in 2019 to help throughout the charity.Read more

Finalists announced for Greater Lincolnshire’s Construction & Property Awards 2019

Lincolnshire Chamber of Commerce and headline sponsors, Fraser Brown Solicitors are pleased to announce the finalists for the third annual Greater Lincolnshire’s Construction & Property Awards 2019.Read more

BCC - Brexit update

Important Brexit  info from the British Chambers and request for your viewsRead more

Lincoln Drill Hall takes The Christmas Challenge to quadruple donations

Every pound you donate to Lincoln Drill Hall between Tuesday 27th November to Tuesday 4th December is worth four pounds to the charity thanks to two generous fundraising challenges.Read more

Export Training - Discount 50% for Chamber Members

Kick start your export training for 2019. Here is a 50% discount with Department of International Trade to help you on your way. Free events too.Read more

Salted Orange - Regional Finalists in National Wedding Industry Awards

Select Lincolnshire Caterer of the Year 2018 is aiming high! Local business Salted Orange food company has recently won the National Wedding Industry Award for the East Midlands caterer of the yearRead more

Winners announced at the South Holland Business Awards 2018

150 business representatives came together last night at the sixth annual South Holland Business Awards.Read more

Select Lncolnshire Forum Notes November 2018

Keep up to date with the members Forum. Send in suggestions for the next meeting.Read more

A46 - One of the country's most important trade routes

Midlands Connect reveals 20-year development plan for the road corridorRead more

Bank of England Online Forum

Your Bank of England invitation to decide the future of money and meet the Bank of England's GovernorsRead more

Ursula Lidbetter Steps Down as Chair

Lincolnshire Co-op CEO, Ursula Lidbetter will step down as the chair of the Chamber.Read more

Chamber Heading in New Direction

Chamber heading in new direction with established Chamber AssemblyRead more