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  • Happy Child International’s House of Commons Fundraiser
    16th October 2017

    Surrey-based charity Happy Child International are hosting a fundraising dinner at the House of Commons on Thursday November 30th 2017 to help Brazilian street children in need. Guests can expect to enjoy drinks at the reception, alongside a gourmet 3 course dinner. The

  • Successful Business Growth Event
    13th October 2017

    Thursday 9th November, 07.30 – 09.30 at the Guildhall, High Street, Guildford, GU1 3AA  Growing your business comes with tremendous opportunities, but also risks and challenges. Come and learn from successful entrepreneurs Jerry Horwood (mentor for Enterprise First) and Ian

  • TWP warns people that Wills could have an unexpected consequence on Inheritance Tax
    13th October 2017

    Weybridge-based accountancy firm, TWP, is encouraging families to review their Wills to ensure they minimise their beneficiaries’ tax liabilities. The prompt comes after a number of recent changes to Inheritance Tax (IHT) reliefs, including the introduction of the Residential Nil

  • Environment Secretary Pledges to Protect Funding for Wildlife in Surrey
    13th October 2017

    Environment Secretary Michael Gove pulled on his wellies and headed out onto his constituency home turf of Chobham Common National Nature Reserve to hear about the vital work of Surrey Wildlife Trust and its concerns for future funding and development

  • Heathrow’s New Blueprint for Sustainable Freight Plan
    12th October 2017

    New Blueprint for Sustainable Freight outlines practical steps the airport proposes to take to address the impacts of freight vehicles around Heathrow whilst continuing to increase cargo volumes The Blueprint shows Heathrow is delivering on its pledge to be a

  • Experience Guildford announces 2017 Customer Service Award winners
    9th October 2017

    Town centre businesses, local dignitaries and representatives of Guildford enjoyed a celebratory evening at the Yvonne Arnaud Theatre on Monday 2 October as Experience Guildford crowned the town’s customer service stars. Now in its fifth year, the Experience Guildford Customer

  • Latest British Chambers of Commerce Podcast
    9th October 2017

    Labour was a carnival, Conservative… wasn’t. Allan Williams is joined by Orla Hennessy, Ashley Shackleton and Fiona Krasniqi to discuss the fallout from the party conferences, Brexit, and the future leadership of both parties. Listen Here

  • Sir Ranulph Fiennes explores Kelly’s Storage to celebrate its 80th Birthday
    5th October 2017

    The world-renowned adventurer Sir Ranulph Fiennes has taken a break from exploring the wide-open spaces of the Antarctic to discover somewhere a little smaller – though still impressively large! Sir Ranulph joined the celebrations marking Kelly’s Storage 80th Birthday. While

  • Launch of exciting new Chamber Services to help our members
    2nd October 2017

    Surrey Chambers of Commerce is constantly looking for services which will help our members to achieve their objectives. Following some research amongst current members and potential members we have identified a range of benefits that offer real value to them.

  • Surrey Chambers of Commerce serving Heathrow
    2nd October 2017

    From the beginning of October Surrey Chambers of Commerce will be offering a full International Trade service from their Heathrow office based in Staines-Upon-Thames. Based at Spelthorne Borough Council, the new offering will include export documentation services as well as

  • The Autumn Budget Explained
    28th September 2017

    Surrey Chambers of Commerce, together with patrons Wilkins Kennedy LLP Chartered Accountants and Business Advisers, are delighted to invite you to join them for a Budget 2017 breakfast briefing on Thursday 23 November. The Chancellor will deliver what will be

  • MGN Events unveils brand refresh as new staff continue to come on board
    28th September 2017

    Surrey based events management business MGN Events has unveiled a brand refresh as it brings another new member of staff on board and the business continues to expand. Lucinda Farmery joins the MGN team as an Event Co-ordinator bringing the team total to eight as they run up to the busy Christmas season.