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  • BCC: Immigration announcement big step in right direction
    28th February 2018

    Commenting on the Home Office’s statement on UK immigration policy during the planned transition period following the UK’s exit from the European Union, Adam Marshall, Director General of the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), said: “The BCC has long campaigned

  • Giving is good for business
    28th February 2018

    A business is not an island. It is successful when it supports as well as serves its community. Instinctively I am sure you knew this, but now thanks to our research we have the evidence. Today, we launch the findings

  • BCC comments on Jeremy Corbyn’s speech
    26th February 2018

    Commenting on Jeremy Corbyn’s speech on the Labour Party’s position on Brexit and future UK-EU customs arrangements, Dr Adam Marshall, Director General of the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), said: “Jeremy Corbyn’s position on the customs union, like the Government’s,

  • BCC: migration figures no cause for celebration
    22nd February 2018

    Commenting on the migration statistics for the year to September 2017, published today by the ONS, Adam Marshall, Director General of the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), said: “These figures are no cause for celebration. At a time when businesses

  • Getting the most out of your business
    22nd February 2018

    Getting the most out of your business At some point, and it may be many years in the future, your ownership of your business will come to an end. Whether it’s a planned or unplanned exit, your role as owner-manager

  • 2018 Workplace Wellbeing Initiative: New Year, New Habits
    22nd February 2018

    2018 is the year workplaces take the wellbeing of their staff seriously. No longer just a nice-to-have, workplace wellbeing initiatives have become a boardroom priority. This year, Fetcham Park’s in-house wellbeing experts, Peter Haling and Holly Myers from The Health

  • The Lightbox Literary Festival
    22nd February 2018

    After a hugely successful launch in 2017, The Lightbox Literary Festival is back with an extended line-up of events. With thought provoking talks, pop-up book shop and a creative writing course, literary lovers are in for a treat. Opening the

  • BCC comments on labour market statistics
    21st February 2018

    Commenting on the labour market statistics for February 2018, published today by the ONS, Suren Thiru, Head of Economics at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), said: “While the latest data confirms that the UK labour market remains a source

  • BCC: Inflationary pressures beginning to ease
    13th February 2018

    Commenting on the inflation statistics for January 2018, published today by the Office for National Statistics, Suren Thiru, Head of Economics at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), said: “Inflation was unchanged in January, as a smaller rise in motor

  • BCC comments on David Davis speech
    20th February 2018

    Commenting on David Davis’ speech in Vienna, Adam Marshall, Director General of the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), said: “The Government’s commitment to maintaining high standards following the UK’s departure from the EU is an important step on the road

  • Surrey Based MMRI Research use WhatsApp messenger to conduct digital market research with a young audience – would this method survive or face extinction?
    12th February 2018

    There are an estimated 2.5 billion smartphone users worldwide with the number set to rise to over 2.9 billion in 2020, well outstripping the number of living animal species on the planet (8.7 million alive for the curious in 2012,

  • Surrey Craft Brewery Launches Innovative Partnership with Godalming College
    12th February 2018

    The Crafty Brewing Co, based in Dunsfold is launching competition for Business Studies Students at Godalming College on 21 February at 1pm. To mark the beginning of its expansion plans The Crafty Brewing Co. is working in partnership with Godalming