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  • Vision Engineering Develop Yoga Programme For 125 Staff Working at it’s Global HQ & R&D Site In Guildford
    5th May 2021

    Surrey Chambers member, Vision Engineering, a privately owned 62 year old manufacturer of optical and digital instrumentation, has 125 staff working at its global HQ & R&D site in Send, Nr Guildford Staff have a wide variety of technical skills

  • Celebrating Surrey Choices’ partnership with Woking Mind and Surrey
    5th May 2021

    By working in partnership with a local charity, Surrey Choices can make a really big difference to a cause at the heart of the local community. Throughout 2020-2021 Surrey Choices has been committed to supporting Woking Mind and Surrey, a

  • Director of The Lightbox to stand down after 20 years
    4th May 2021

    The Lightbox has today announced that after 20 wonderful years Director Marilyn Scott will stand down from her role in November 2021. Marilyn will move into full time consultancy in the arts and heritage sector, using her experience gained during

  • Guildford awakens from lockdown with strong visitor numbers
    29th April 2021

    April 12th marked the first major step towards the easing of Covid-19 restrictions on UK high streets, with the re-opening of non-essential shops, gyms, hairdressers and beauty salons, along with outdoor drinking and dining in pubs, restaurants, cafes and bars. An

  • Exploring wellbeing: Why addressing mental health at SMEs is vital
    29th April 2021

     Event date: 29th April 2021 Addressing our mental health is more vital now than it ever has been before, and this is due to the vast majority of the UK population having to adjust to new working environments and

  • SMEs called on to help shape the training and delivery of education to the next generation of talent
    28th April 2021

    Activate Learning is calling for local employers in digital, science, technology, and healthcare to engage with a group of education providers to upskill both students and teachers.   Working alongside our own Activate Learning Educational Trust along with Newbury College and Windsor Forest Colleges Group, we want to provide SMEs with the chance

  • Brooklands Museum commemorates 100 years since 100mph Motorcycle record set
    28th April 2021

    On 28 April 2021, members of the Brooklands Museum Motorcycle Team at Brooklands Museum will be commemorating the centenary of the first motorcycle to reach 100mph on British soil, and the first motorcycle to reach 100mph at Brooklands Race Circuit

  • Achievement Over Adversity: Celebrating Female Entrepreneurial Success 2021 NatWest everywoman Awards Open for Nominations
    28th April 2021

    The 2021 NatWest everywoman Awards are now accepting nominations until 5 July.  Established 19 years ago, the awards identify and celebrate inspirational female founders whose innovation, passion and purpose will inspire future generations of entrepreneurial women. When the global pandemic

  • Surrey Research Park appoints Grant Bourhill as new Chief Executive
    27th April 2021

    Surrey Research Park, home to over 4,000 jobs and contributing over £620m in value to the UK economy, has today announced the appointment of Grant Bourhill as its Chief Executive. Grant Bourhill joins Surrey Research Park from the University of

  • Guildford Digital Health Hub Launches to Create a Centre of Excellence for Digital Health & Wellbeing
    23rd April 2021

    Guildford Digital Health Hub (“GDH”), a new initiative backed by Guildford Borough Council, launched today to put Guildford and South West Surrey on the map as a centre of excellence for organisations of all sizes across multiple sectors which are

  • Over half of businesses are without cyber-security insurance as threat levels increase
    22nd April 2021

    New research has revealed the extent to which middle-market businesses are exposed to cyber-attacks in the UK with 56 per cent of businesses operating without any form of cyber-security insurance. This is despite one in five companies reporting an attack

    22nd April 2021

    This May, Air Ambulance Kent Surrey Sussex (KSS) is inviting dog lovers across the South East to take part in the Hound Hike 100 to help the life-saving charity raise vital funds. The event encourages participants to walk a total of 100