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Suffolk Chamber's reaction to the tiers
Suffolk Chamber's reaction to the tiers
Suffolk Chamber's reaction to the tiers

“Being placed in Tier 2 was what most Suffolk businesses were probably expecting. This does represent progress on the national lockdown situation for many businesses in the hospitality, retail, leisure and personal care sectors. But we seem to be many months away from a return to full-on trading conditions.

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Suffolk Chamber responds to chancellor's announcement
Suffolk Chamber responds to chancellor's announcement
Suffolk Chamber responds to chancellor's announcement

“The figures revealed by the chancellor show the full impact of COVID19 on the UK economy.

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Lowestoft’s Gull Wing secures Government approval, work to start in the new year
Lowestoft’s Gull Wing secures Government approval, work to start in the new year
Lowestoft’s Gull Wing secures Government approval, work to start in the new year

Construction of Lowestoft’s Gull Wing will get underway early in 2021, following final approval of the scheme today (Wednesday 25 November 2020) by the Government.

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Businesses are Taking Back Control with Smart Meters
Businesses are Taking Back Control with Smart Meters
Businesses are Taking Back Control with Smart Meters

National restrictions continue to significantly affect businesses across the country and there is an enormous pressure on their financial situation. 

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Gareth Davies comments on Sizewell C's latest Public Consultation
Gareth Davies comments on Sizewell C's latest Public Consultation
Gareth Davies comments on Sizewell C's latest Public Consultation

Gareth Davies, Head of Sizewell C Supply Chain Engagement comments on SZC Consultation.

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Innovation Grant Mentoring Project
Innovation Grant Mentoring Project
Innovation Grant Mentoring Project

A new programme is launching in Norfolk & Suffolk to help owners of small to medium sized businesses to apply for innovation grants to support their business.

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BT small business support scheme
BT small business support scheme
BT small business support scheme

BT have launched a Small Business Support Scheme, introducing a range of new measures to help small business boost their connectivity, cash flow and confidence – key concerns which have been identified by recent research from Small Business Britain and BT Skills For Tomorrow.

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Suffolk businesses gain ‘UK Business Hero’ status
Suffolk businesses gain ‘UK Business Hero’ status
Suffolk businesses gain ‘UK Business Hero’ status

14 members of Suffolk Chamber of Commerce have received recognition for the extraordinary work they did in contributing to the fight against COVID19 during the first national lockdown earlier in the year – and are continuing to do nine months on.

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PERFECT TOTAL ANNOUNCED FROM ED SHEERAN: MADE IN SUFFOLK LEGACY FUNDRAISER £506,000 RAISED
PERFECT TOTAL ANNOUNCED FROM ED SHEERAN: MADE IN SUFFOLK LEGACY FUNDRAISER £506,000 RAISED
PERFECT TOTAL ANNOUNCED FROM ED SHEERAN: MADE IN SUFFOLK LEGACY FUNDRAISER £506,000 RAISED
  •  Auction raises £406,000 for children and young people, across East Anglia, with disabilities and life-limiting illnesses

  •  Added to this is a £100,000 donation, bringing the total raised to over half a million

  •  Supported by John and Imogen Sheeran for GeeWizz and Zest charities

  •  Rare memorabilia, original artworks and experiential lots donated from the worlds of music, visual arts, entertainment, sport and hospitality

  •  Providing a lasting legacy for children, teenagers and young adults across East Anglia with disabilities, life-limiting illness and cancer

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Suffolk Chamber statement on the Chancellor's latest statement
Suffolk Chamber statement on the Chancellor's latest statement
Suffolk Chamber statement on the Chancellor's latest statement

“Suffolk Chamber is pleased that the Government has listened to calls from us and other parts of the chamber network for the ongoing package of support for businesses, including the self-employed – although there are still those which have been left out in the cold.

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