Chamber News

  • Rising Tennis Stars Set To Make Their Mark At Foxhill’s International Tennis Event
    28th July 2022

    A combination of established top-250 world ranked players and young emerging talent looking to make their breakthrough have been confirmed for next week’s GB Pro-Series tennis tournament at Foxhills Club & Resort.   A total of 56 professionals from around

  • Fun-Time Thursday kicks off five weeks of summertime fun in Guildford
    27th July 2022

    Schools out for summer, and the fun starts here in Guildford. Kicking off on Thursday 28th July, Experience Guildford will be hosting five weeks of free summertime fun every Thursday in the town centre, with a jam packed calendar of

  • The Yvonne Arnaud Theatre present an array of entertaining and enlightening events with some familiar faces!
    27th July 2022

    This autumn brings a star-studded cast of guests to the Yvonne Arnaud Theatre. From cricket, children’s books and gardening events to stories of the stage and screen from acclaimed British actors, these exciting one-night events offer something to engage everyone!

  • Foxhills Community Camps Return To Support Local Children
    26th July 2022

    Foxhills Club & Resort will once again be supporting disadvantaged youngsters in the local area this summer through its Foxhills Community Camps.   Started in 2019, the camps are back for a third time this year, enabling more than 80

  • What should the Gatwick region be known for? And why should the outside world be interested?
    26th July 2022

    Following the impact of the pandemic, Gatwick Airport and its partners are looking to better define – and promote – the region’s economic identity to help it compete for inward investment, attract new, diverse industries and jobs, and secure its

  • Latest Updates From Surrey Chambers CEO – 25th July 2022
    26th July 2022

    National Focus It is always a challenge to create an update within anything more than 24 hours of publication. As we go to print the leadership of the Conservative party is well under way with Rishi Sunak and Liz Truss

  • Co-ordination Officer for Surrey Climate Commission
    26th July 2022

    Job purpose:   To co-ordinate and support the day-to-day activities of the Surrey Climate Commission.   Hours:             Part Time, circa 14 – 18 hours per week (to be agreed)   Term:              1 year contract (including 3 month probation period)           

  • It’s ‘ten out of ten’ from Joseph as pupils praise Surrey firm for work experience
    21st July 2022

    School pupils have given a ringing endorsement of their work experience at a Surrey firm as it marks a decade of offering learning opportunities for the community. Industrial filter manufacturer Amazon Filters welcomes students to its Camberley production centre for

  • Foxhills Preparations in Full Swing as Countdown tO PGA Cup Begins
    21st July 2022

    Preparations are underway at Foxhills Club & Resort as the venue gears up to host the 30th PGA Cup this September, an event which is seen as the pinnacle for any PGA Professional.   The popular Surrey resort will once

  • Brooklands Museum awarded Trip Advisor accolade for 10th consecutive year
    21st July 2022

    Brooklands Museum, Weybridge Surrey, has been awarded a ‘Travellers’ Choice’ Certificate of Excellence for the tenth year in a row. The award recognises attractions from around the globe that consistently earn great reviews from travellers throughout the year.   Brooklands

  • Local housing charity receives lottery funding
    19th July 2022

    Local housing charity, Spelthorne Rentstart, has recently been awarded just under £500,000 by the National Lottery Community Fund.    Spelthorne Rentstart run a rent deposit scheme which helps single people and childless couples on low incomes to access private rented

  • The Real Economy: Growing supply chain issues fuelling multiple pressure-points for businesses, says RSM UK
    19th July 2022

    Well over a third (39%) of middle market businesses* have experienced supply chain issues within the past 12 months, and this likely represents the tip of the iceberg as disruption looks set to continue. According to RSM UK’s latest ‘The

  • Final call to vote in the Experience Guildford Customer Service Awards
    18th July 2022

    Voting in the Experience Guildford Customer Service Awards 2022 is now coming to an end, with under a week until the voting lines close. Make sure your voice is heard and your favourite businesses are recognised by placing your vote

  • Celebrate Surrey’s woodlands and discover the wonder of wood at the Surrey Hills Wood Fair 2022
    18th July 2022

    Learn about traditional woodland crafts and enjoy an immersive day out in the woods at the Surrey Hills Wood Fair 2022.   Held from 10am to 5pm on Saturday 10 and Sunday 11 September, the 12th annual Surrey Hills Wood

  • ramsac announce Cyber Resilience Certification to prepare organisations for cyberattacks
    13th July 2022

    With 25% of UK charities and 65% of medium sized businesses in the UK all experiencing cyber-attacks in 2021, it is more important than ever to ensure staff are equipped and able to defend themselves against online threats and contribute

  • Latest Updates From Surrey Chambers CEO – 8th July 2022
    8th July 2022

    Following Rishi Sunak’s speech at our recent British Chambers of Commerce Conference, we had no idea what would unfold less than a week later. We hope the decision by the Prime Minister to resign will finally bring this chapter of

  • Reigate Manor help raise over £1600 for Stripey Stork
    4th July 2022

    On Thursday 23rd June Reigate Manor played host to local charity, Stripey Stork’s, annual quiz night. Sadly, due to the pandemic, the charity have been unable to run the evening since 2019. Nevertheless, the 2 year hiatus only helped build

  • Latest Updates From Surrey Chambers CEO – 4th July 2022
    4th July 2022

    Start-up Academy We held an excellent graduation celebration for all the businesses that took part in our second Start-up Academy, and we are now looking forward to recruiting the next cohort. We are welcoming pre-starts and early start businesses (Up

  • Hartsfield Manor awarded Best Hotel in Surrey Award!
    1st July 2022

    Hartsfield Manor last week were delighted to have been awarded the Best Hotel in Surrey Award in the recent Muddy Stilettoes 2022 awards. Now in their ninth year, the Muddy Stilettos Awards champion the very best lifestyle businesses across 28 counties, chosen

  • University of Surrey appoints Kerry Matthews as new Chief Student Officer
    28th June 2022

    Following an extensive search process, the University of Surrey has appointed Kerry Matthews as its new Chief Student Officer, with responsibility for the delivery of the services and support necessary to provide an outstanding student experience, from enrolment to graduation.