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  • BCC comments on announcement of HS2 review
    21st August 2019

    Commenting on the government’s announcement of an independent review of HS2 by Douglas Oakervee, Dr Adam Marshall, Director General of the British Chambers of Commerce, said:    “There is a strong economic case for delivering all phases of HS2.    “For far too long businesses across the

  • Success for BCC campaign to simplify trade procedures as Government acts to issue EORI numbers
    21st August 2019

    Commenting on the announcement that the government will act on the BCC’s call to automatically issue businesses with an EORI number, Dr Adam Marshall, Director General, of the British Chambers of Commerce said:     “This step is long overdue, yet welcome nonetheless.

  • AHRC award to fund research into equality between humans and animals
    20th August 2019

    Dr Laura Cull Ó Maoilearca from Guildford School of Acting has been awarded a prestigious Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) Early Career Leadership Fellowship grant worth £250,000 to investigate how performance can contribute to our understanding of animals. The research

  • Surrey’s Greener Future: Local Action For Global Impact
    16th August 2019

    Following the declaration of a climate emergency by Surrey County Council in July, we are running a community design challenge to identify and prototype community-led ideas for tackling climate change. We are looking for businesses and local organisations to support

  • BCC: There’s more than one path to success
    15th August 2019

    Commenting on today’s A level results, Jane Gratton, Head of People Policy at the British Chambers of Commerce, said:  “Congratulations to all the students around the UK who received their A level results. “As students contemplate their next steps, it’s

  • The Square Camberley launch independent entrepreneur campaign
    12th August 2019

    The Square Camberley has today launched their ‘Be Independent’ campaign, seeing one lucky independent entrepreneur/s win the chance to trade at the shopping centre. As a result of the current economic climate, many entrepreneurs are finding it challenging to expand