Senior Solicitor Achieves National Law Society Accreditation for Medical Negligence Work

A leading clinical negligence lawyer has received one of his sector’s most prestigious endorsements with recognition by the Law Society Clinical Negligence Accreditation Scheme. Read more

BCC comments on announcement of new Prime Minister

Dr Adam Marshall, Director General at the British Chambers of Commerce comments on the announcement that Rt Hon Boris Johnson has won the Conservative leadership contest and will be the next Prime Minister. Read more

Out of the incubator: Carrington expands with new Lincoln office

Digital PR and marketing agency Carrington has moved onto an exciting new stage of expansion as it leaves ‘incubation’ and moves into a new, larger premises. Read more

South Holland Business Awards: 2018 Winners in Focus - Oliver Horne

With entries for the 2019 South Holland Business Awards now open, over the coming weeks we’re catching up with some past winners to find out what has changed since winning in 2018 and how the awards have benefitted them. Read more

Marshall’s Yard makes its fashion debut at Market Rasen’s Summer Plate Ladies Day

Marshall’s Yard’s fashion stores took to the catwalk at the weekend at Market Rasen Racecourse as part of the Summer Plate Ladies Day Event. Read more

Andrew & Co Awarded Specialist Personal Injury Status

Andrew & Co Solicitors now has the most qualified personal injury team in Lincolnshire after two more members became accredited by leading professional body APIL. Read more

BCC and Indeed: Cost and administrative burden of employment continues to climb

Nearly three-quarters (72%) of firms report the cost burden of employment has increased compared to five years ago. Read more

The Lincolnshire Chef set to talk at Select Lincolnshire Awards

Steven Bennett also known as The Lincolnshire Chef is set to talk at the upcoming Select Lincolnshire Awards in September. Read more

BCC comments on inflation statistics

Suren Thiru, Head of Economics at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) comments on the inflation statistics for June 2019, published today by the Office for National Statistics. Read more

Higher Court Advocate joins region’s largest criminal defence team

Solicitor Christopher Hogg has joined Sills & Betteridge LLP from a leading criminal practice in Nottingham to deal with a range of complex criminal matters. Read more

South Holland Business Awards are back for 2019

The South Holland Business Awards are back again are taking place on the 14th November at Springfields Conference & Events Centre in Spalding. Read more

Sectors Come Together to Seize Opportunities at LEP Conference

Businesses should work together across a range of sectors to make the most of Lincolnshire’s emerging opportunities – that was the message from the annual conference of the Greater Lincolnshire Local Enterprise Partnership on Friday (12th July). Read more

Roythornes appoints experienced divorce lawyer

Experienced divorce lawyer, Neil Denny, has joined Lincolnshire-based top 200 law firm Roythornes Solicitors. Read more

Hamper company boxes-up a smart move

The British Hamper Company have wrapped-up an expansion move which promises to drive-turnover past the £1.2 million mark and deliver new job opportunities. Read more

BCC comments on GDP and trade statistics

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 golf day raises money for YMCA Lincolnshire

Nearly £700 was raised at Lincolnshire Chamber of Commerce charity golf day at Sleaford Golf Club in aid of YMCA Lincolnshire. Read more

BCC and Indeed: Immigration proposals could exacerbate labour shortages

Over half of UK businesses with staff from outside the UK would be negatively impacted by government proposals for the UK’s future immigration system, according to new research released today. Read more

CHARITY MERGER WILL PUT PEOPLE AND COMMUNITIES FIRST

The Trustees of Community Lincs and YMCA Lincolnshire are delighted to announce their intention to merge the two charities. Read more

Energy Strategy to be Launched at LEP Conference

The strategy will set out a vision for sustainable energy production and use across Greater Lincolnshire and will be unveiled at the Lincolnshire Showground on Friday 12th July. Read more

Age UK Lincoln & South Lincolnshire make their mark at the East Midlands Charity Awards

94 year-old volunteer, Pauline, took home a well-deserved ‘Volunteer of the Year’ award at the first ever East Midlands Charity Awards and Age UK Lincoln & South Lincolnshire brought home ‘Rising Star’. Read more

The Lincoln Hotel pledges support through Chamber Patronage

Lincolnshire Chamber of Commerce is proud to welcome The Lincoln Hotel as its latest Patron. Read more

Chamber survey shows increase in confidence for Lincolnshire businesses

Figures out today show that after a significant drop in confidence levels recorded in Q1, we can now report this confidence has bounced back for Lincolnshire businesses. Read more

Entries are now open for the 2020 Greater Lincolnshire Construction and Property Awards

Entries are now open for Lincolnshire’s fourth annual Greater Lincolnshire Construction and Property Awards, which are taking place on 6th February 2020. Read more

Lincoln UTC Ofsted Success

In a recent Ofsted inspection Lincoln UTC has been praised for ‘outstanding’ student development, behaviour and welfare, for ‘outstanding’ leadership, and for an ‘outstanding’ post-16 study programme. Read more

Lincoln Security Celebrate International Women In Engineering Day

The UK currently has the lowest percentage of female engineers in the whole of Europe, statistics show that only 12% of the all the Engineers in the country are women. Read more

BCC Quarterly Economic Survey Q2 2019: UK growth stalling amid manufacturing slowdown

The British Chambers of Commerce’s Quarterly Economic Survey finds that underlying economic conditions remained stagnant in the second quarter of 2019. Read more

Lincoln Dragon Boat Spectacular

Ringrose Law will be hosting the annual spectacular Lincoln Dragon Boat Challenge next month. Sixteen local teams will take to the water, watched by several hundred spectators. Read more

Are you in the Borough of Boston? Can we assist you? Can you assist us?

Local Charity, Boston Community Transport offer an essential transport alternative to more vulnerable and isolated people or for those who do not have access to or cannot afford public transport or a taxi. Read more

Waldeck announced as ‘Most Outstanding Infrastructure Consultancy’

The Design & Build Awards endorse and recommend the most promising and best performing firms across all sectors of the construction industry. Read more

Nomination deadline looms for 2019 East Lindsey Business Awards

Those looking to enter the 2019 East Lindsey Business Awards only have until midnight on Sunday to get their nominations in! Read more

Andrew & Co Helps Primary Pupils Explore the World of Work

Catriona Wheeler, a commercial property expert at Andrew & Co Solicitors, visited children at Ermine Primary Academy recently to speak to them about the legal profession. Read more

Remove blockers in the skills system to alleviate recruitment struggles, says BCC and Indeed

New research by the British Chambers of Commerce, in partnership with global job site Indeed, reveals the increasing time it’s taking businesses to recruit the skills they need. Read more

LIVES is looking for new trustees

For almost 50 years LIVES have been responding to 999 medical emergencies in Lincolnshire. They are looking to recruit a number of trustees to join their board. Interested in how you can help? Read more

Have Your Say on Sport and Physical Activity in South Kesteven

InvestSK wants to hear from you. People living in South Kesteven are being invited to a series of events next month which aim to build and improve local sport and exercise services. Read more

Suffer from hay fever? An artificial lawn could be the solution to your allergy woes

Spring’s arrival may bring warmer weather and lighter nights with it, but the end of winter isn’t necessarily a reason to celebrate for everyone living in Lincolnshire. Read more

BCC comments on inflation figures for May 2019

Suren Thiru, Head of Economics at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) comments on the inflation statistics for May 2019, published by the Office for National Statistics. Read more

Lincolnshire Co-op needs you

Lincolnshire Co-op is looking for talented and experienced individuals to stand for election to join its Board of Directors, and it couldn’t be easier to start your journey. Read more

ELBA 2019: Sponsors come on board

L J Fairburn and Son and Wilkin Chapman LLP have both joined as sponsors of the 2019 East Lindsey Business Awards. Read more

BCC Forecast: Brexit stockpiling to hit economic growth in coming years

The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) has today (Monday) released its latest economic forecast, upgrading its growth expectations for the UK in 2019 to 1.3% (from 1.2%). Read more

Award-winning Lincolnshire based PAB Languages Centre marks 10th anniversary

PAB Languages is marking their 10th Anniversary with a series of free events across the UK to thank all their employees, customers, business partners and suppliers. Read more

Lincolnshire’s police & crime commissioner celebrates NW counselling hub’s milestone

NWCH, which provides a counselling hub in Lincoln complete with 20 therapists and two pet therapy dogs, marked their 10,000th session landmark with a visit from the county’s police and crime Commissioner. Read more

Lincoln Drill Hall’s fundraising campaign hits £20,000 mark

Celebrity endorsement, community spirit and a love of the arts have all played a part in helping to secure Lincoln Drill Hall’s future as the arts centre’s ambitious fundraising campaign hits the £20,000 mark. Read more

Government urged to act following #MeToo campaign, but how far will it go?

How far is the Government prepared to go to prevent businesses using non-disclosure agreements to stop any dirty laundry being aired in public? Wilkin Chapman employment specialist Tom Martin asks the question. Read more

Chamber welcomes Begbies Traynor as Patron

Leading insolvency specialist, Begbies Traynor, has become the latest patron of Lincolnshire Chamber of Commerce. They provide independent advice and solutions in corporate recovery and restructuring. Read more

Sustainable lifestyle store opens in Lincoln

SproutBox, a sustainable lifestyle store together with a design house and architect practice, has announced its very first store opening., showcasing eco-friendly contemporary homeware, vintage and rescued objects. Read more

OBE Recognition for Ursula

Lincolnshire Co-op’s Chief Executive Ursula Lidbetter has been honoured with an OBE for her services to the local economy, after 15 years at the helm of one of the county’s largest employers. Read more

Digital Media Edge welcome two new additions to their marketing team

Lincoln based inbound marketing and growth agency Digital Media Edge are pleased to welcome two new additions to their marketing team, Laura Gates and Sam Taylor. Read more

Chamber network grows to support UK and European businesses through Brexit and beyond

The British Chambers of Commerce and the Council of British Chambers of Commerce in Europe have reached an agreement that will see 24 additional British Chambers across Europe become part of the BCC’s Global Business Network. Read more