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East Midlands Chamber News

News from October 2012

31 October 2012

D2N2 Appoints New Chairman

The D2N2 Local Enterprise Partnership – the body set up to promote economic growth across Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire – has appointed Peter Richardson as its new Chairman.
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31 October 2012

Chamber Welcomes Heseltine Review Findings

Commenting on Lord Heseltine's independent review of UK competitiveness, George Cowcher, Chief Executive of the Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire Chamber of Commerce (DNCC), said: “Lord Heseltine’s analysis of the state of the UK economy highlights an issue
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30 October 2012

Personalise your technical update

Come and join Grant Thornton for our twice yearly technical update. Learn and gain insight on the latest trends involving UK GAAP and IFRS, VAT, effective tax planning, growing your business plus much more.
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25 October 2012

Second Chance Seminar

Have you ever considered employing someone with a criminal conviction? Are you confident in interpreting legislation regarding ex-offenders? How effective are you delivering your Corporate Social Responsibility policy? If you are uncertain about any or
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19 October 2012

Chamber Calls For Quick Roll-Out Of RGF Allocation

Commenting on today's announcement regarding the allocation of further Regional Growth Fund money to businesses in Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire; Nottingham City Council; and the D2N2 Local Enterprise Partnership, George Cowcher, Chief Executive of the D
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17 October 2012

Firms Hold Positive Outlook On Jobs

Commenting on the latest employment figures for September 2012, published by the Office for National Statistics today, George Cowcher, Chief Executive of the Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire Chamber of Commerce (DNCC), said: "The positive employment figures
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17 October 2012

Reward Employees and Keep Up-To-Date with Employment Law

Two of the area’s leading business advisors, Barber Harrison & Platt (BHP) Chartered Accountants and BRM Solicitors are hosting a free breakfast seminar which will inform employers about ways of rewarding employees while at the same time saving money.
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15 October 2012

Hall-Fast Is Best In Business

Hall-Fast Industrial Supplies Ltd has been crowned Business of the Year at the Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire Chamber of Commerce’s (DNCC) 2012 Nottinghamshire Business Awards. Malcolm Hall, Managing Director of the Mansfield-based firm, collected the tro
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12 October 2012

Invitation to Tender - Cotton Lane Sustainable Workspace

Derbyshire Enterprise Agency (DEA) has been awarded European Regional Development Funding (ERDF) to deliver the Cotton Lane Sustainable Workspace project which is designed to create a ‘centre for enterprise’ in the Osmaston area of Derby City. The centre
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8 October 2012

DNCC Member Celebrates 40 Years Of Commercial Architecture

Throwing a host of events, WCEC Architects are taking turning 40 in their stride. To celebrate 40 successful years of working in commercial architecture WCEC Architects kicked off a series of events with a drinks evening at the Millennium Copthorne Hotel
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3 October 2012

GrowthAccelerator Nottingham

Mark Palmer, former Global Brand Director at Green & Black's is the keynote speaker at an event in Nottingham aimed at promoting the Government's new Growth Accelerators initiative.
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3 October 2012

Enterprising Women Excellence Awards 2013

The search for the most talented and successful local businesswomen is once again underway following the launch of the Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire Chamber of Commerce’s Enterprising Women Excellence Awards for 2013.
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1 October 2012

Best Business Hat Trick For inspirepac

Independent packaging manufacturer inspirepac Ltd has defended its crown for the third year running after once again scooping the prestigious Business of the Year award at the 2012 Derbyshire’s BEST Business Awards.
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