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BCC/DHL: Confidence boost for exporters ahead of Article 50 trigger
23/02/2017
The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), in partnership with DHL, today (Thursday) publishes its latest Quarterly International Trade Outlook, which shows that confidence among exporters that their turnover will improve jumped in Q4 2016, ahead of further moves towards Brexit.
Big Apple trip is a blast for King’s Ely Drama and Theatre students
23/02/2017
Theatre loving King’s Ely students spent their half term break soaking up the sights, sounds and smells of New York.
Create digital tech talent with degree apprenticeships
23/02/2017
Are you a Cambridge tech employer considering your future employee talent needs in software engineering, cyber security or network engineering? If so, you could benefit from attending a free breakfast seminar on degree apprenticeships early next month.
Future of the Ouse Washes Landscape discussed in debate
23/02/2017
Over a hundred people have gathered together for an open debate in Ely Cathedral to discuss the future of the Ouse Washes Landscape.
Learning how to cope with a First Aid crisis
23/02/2017
Essential practical help in coping with a first aid emergency is on offer at Cambridge Regional College for childminders and carers who need to know how to act in a crisis.
Marathon runners will 'spin' for 24 hours in Willingham this Friday as they raise funds for Arthur Rank Hospice
23/02/2017
Determined duo will raise their fitness and funds in preparation for the Virgin London Marathon in April in aid of Arthur Rank.
Opportunity to export products to Egypt
23/02/2017
The Ministry of Supply in Egypt is planning to import some food products and is seeking quotations from British companies who could export such products to Egypt.
When I was your age...
23/02/2017
Housing association Cross Keys Homes has teamed up with Ormiston Bushfield Academy and Bushfield Theatre Company to help with an upcoming theatre production.
'Twinkle twinkle little stars'
22/02/2017
Arthur Rank Hospice Charity invite you to twinkle and glow at their annual Star Shine Stroll memory walk.

Buckles Solicitors invited to celebrate at National Best Companies Day
22/02/2017
Marking a great start to 2017, Buckles Solicitors LLP are in celebratory mood after being accredited two star status by Best Companies for Employee Engagement, and will join in the nationwide party organised by the National #BestCompaniesDay.
Council celebrates three years of success in tackling homelessness
22/02/2017
A crack team which aimed to tackle a spiralling homeless crisis in Ely and the surrounding area, is celebrating three years of success.
Forthcoming international events
22/02/2017
Events update from The Department for International Trade East of England.
Jobs at risk at Frank Dale Foods Limited
22/02/2017
Specialist premium party food manufacturer Frank Dale Foods Limited has called a creditors' meeting for 28 February 2017 to appoint a liquidator.
Cambridge Commodities welcomes new Sales Director
21/02/2017
Ely based nutritional ingredient supplier, Cambridge Commodities, is excited to announce the appointment of a new Sales Director, Ian York.
GB Innomech Group expands its commercial team to better serve high-tech companies in Cambridgeshire
21/02/2017
Ely- based GB Innomech Group have appointed Adrian SC Brown as Business Development Manager to accelerate growth by securing new commercial opportunities for the Nexus IE and Innomech brands.
Last chance to have your say on local plan draft
21/02/2017
The opportunity to submit comments on East Cambridgeshire District Council’s further draft of its Local Plan will close on Wednesday 22 February.
Local logistics company gets an online makeover
21/02/2017
Your local logistics and warehousing specialist, Masters Logistical, have recently launched their new website to provide visitors with an improved user experience.


Looking for a job? Candidate Evening explores company recruitment processes
21/02/2017
How do organisations assess and select prospective employees? Find out at Cambridge Network's Candidate Recruitment Evening next Tuesday, 28 February.
Oliver Cromwell’s house named ‘hidden gem’ by Visit England
21/02/2017
One of Ely’s most treasured attractions has been named a ‘hidden gem’ by the national tourism agency.
Quy Mill Hotel & Spa receives a top accolade from AA
21/02/2017
Quy Mill Hotel & Spa starts 2017 on a high after scooping a prestigious award that is given to a very small but growing selection of the highest quality hotels.
Renowned baritone and pianist to perform at King’s Ely
21/02/2017
Acclaimed baritone Matthew Hargreaves and pianist Charlotte Forrest will be delighting an audience at King’s Ely this March.
Shadow Combined Authority holds final meeting before official formation
21/02/2017
The body set up to manage devolution for Cambridgeshire and Peterborough will meet for the last time as a ‘shadow’ authority tomorrow (22 February), as they forge ahead with the formal launch of the new Combined Authority which is expected to be formally ratified in March.
Solicitors outline complex challenges for employers in the year ahead
21/02/2017
Businesses are facing a frontline challenge during the year ahead when it comes to changes in employment law – say legal experts from Buckles Solicitors LLP.
Cambridge Regional College in UK education mission to Guatemala
20/02/2017
Cambridge Regional College's international education experts have been in Guatemala as part of a UK mission to strengthen English language and technical skills-based education in the country.
Lark Energy strengthens senior management team
20/02/2017
Bourne based Lark Energy has revamped its senior management team as part of a long-term strategic plan for the further development of its business.
Mayor Jeremy Benstead to attend Sleep Easy in support of YMCA Cambridgeshire & Peterborough
20/02/2017
Cambridge Mayor Jeremy Benstead is attending the 'Sleep Easy' event in support of participants who will be spending one night sleeping rough to raise awareness of the hardship which homeless young people endure.

The UK’s biggest business survey is back and it’s time to make your voice heard
20/02/2017
Our Quarterly Economic Survey is back and once again we’re asking you to contribute to one of the UK’s largest and most reputable barometers of business opinion.
Wrest Park Ltd nominated for Prestigious National Award
20/02/2017
Wrest Park Ltd, owner and operators of Pinnacle House, are proud to announce that they have been shortlisted as a finalist in the ‘Network Project Of The Year – Private Sector’ category of the 2017 National Network Computing Security Awards.
Annual Allowance Charge
17/02/2017
Pension: How the annual allowance charge works.
Consultation on technical changes to auto enrolment process
17/02/2017
A consultation has been published looking at making two changes to the automatic enrolment process for new employers due to become subject to automatic enrolment duties during 2017.
Family companies
17/02/2017
Succession in family firms - key considerations from Moneyology.
Launch of Leadership and Management Courses
17/02/2017
Anglia Professional Training have recently launched a new suite of courses to help you climb that career ladder.
Planning reform proposals underwhelming and disappointing
17/02/2017
Planning reform set out by the Government last week is underwhelming, disappointing and fails to address the key issues at the heart of the building crisis, says property agency Strutt & Parker.
Bidwells’ planning team named as finalist in prestigious planning Oscars for the CB1 Masterplan
16/02/2017
Bidwells’ Planning Team is celebrating the CB1 Masterplan being named as a finalist in the Excellence in Planning to Create Economically Successful Places category for the Royal Town Planning Institute’s (RTPI) Awards for Planning Excellence 2017.
Free job seeker recruitment evening for Cambridgeshire professionals
16/02/2017
Pure is holding a job seeker recruitment evening in Cambridge on 21 February to provide additional support to professionals looking to find their next step on the career ladder.
Made in Cambridge - Domino Printing introduces new Ax-Series to UK customers
16/02/2017
A Cambridgeshire company and global leader in the development and manufacturing of coding, marking and printing technologies, has showcased its latest ground-breaking product to UK customers who attended an open day at its Bar Hill headquarters.
Pure presents further donation to Brightstars charity in Bury St Edmunds
16/02/2017
Professional recruitment specialists Pure has provided further financial support to its nominated charity of Brightstars, based in Bury St Edmunds, with a cheque donation of £645 raised through ticket sales to its Best Employers Eastern Region events.
Top high street businessman John Timpson to attend city conference
16/02/2017
John Timpson, the businessman behind high street retailer Timpson, will be the high profile keynote speaker at this year's Rawlinsons Business Conference in Peterborough next month.
Business support for the future: Nwes is pleased to announce merger with East Midlands-based NBV
14/02/2017
Today sees the announcement of the merger between enterprise agencies Nwes and East Midlands-based NBV.
CKH is offering young people the opportunity of a lifetime
14/02/2017
Cross Keys Homes is recruiting for a new group of young people to take the first step on their career ladder through its pre-apprenticeship programme.
Harry secures fully-funded place to study paramedic science
14/02/2017
Harry Byton, (19) from Deepings School, stood out in front of 1,700 other aspiring paramedics to secure himself a fully-funded place to study Paramedic Science at Northampton University.
Recycle-Trux are delivering the prizes
14/02/2017
2016 saw the futuristic Recycle.Bots roll in to Schools throughout the county, and following on from the fantastic feedback that was received, Waste Management experts Mick George Ltd, has now expanded the animation themed initiative to incorporate Recycle-Trux.
Springtime for learning and development
14/02/2017
Get ready to clean-up professionally with new workshops and courses from Cambridge Network's Learning Collaboration.
The Great Divide
14/02/2017
100 years of politicians failing the local business community is brought into sharp focus at the Chambers' centenary launch, as Ian Mackellar reports.
DSM Group partner with Spitfire Network Services
13/02/2017
DSM Group have partnered with Spitfire Network Services in order to be able to provide our customers with the highest quality telecommunication products and services.
Free job seeker recruitment evening for Cambridgeshire professionals
13/02/2017
Pure is holding a job seeker recruitment evening in Cambridge on 21 February to provide additional support to professionals looking to find their next step on the career ladder.
Hearing you loud and clear
13/02/2017
An estimated one in 10 people in Cambridgeshire suffer with a hearing problem says Spire Hospital.
Jeremy Stanton joins Greenwoods Solicitors LLP
13/02/2017
Greenwoods is pleased to welcome Jeremy Stanton, Director - Strategic Land.
Job vacancies at CKLG Accountants
13/02/2017
CKLG works with a broad client base across East Anglia and have vacancies available.
Lark Energy praised for innovative solar power business model
13/02/2017
Bourne-based Lark Energy, part of The Larkfleet Group of Companies, has been praised for its innovative solar power business model in a report by leading industry group SolarPower Europe.
Saving lives with emergency first aid at work training
13/02/2017
Employees from businesses around Cambridge have been learning life-saving skills on a series of Emergency First Aid at Work courses run by Cambridge Regional College.
Security expert, Ross McDermott, has joined Dardan Security from Police Service
13/02/2017
A leading specialist in counter terrorism security and hostage and crisis negotiation has joined East Anglia’s largest security solutions provider, Dardan Security.
Talent shines at annual King’s Ely Music Festival Final
13/02/2017
Hundreds of people packed into Ely Cathedral for King’s Ely’s eagerly-anticipated Music Festival Final.
Professional Academy celebrate 15 years with new offices and staff
10/02/2017
Local training company celebrates 15 year anniversary with extension to talent pool and new Cambridge offices.
Tropical creatures pay King’s Ely Junior pupils a visit
10/02/2017
It was like a scene from the Amazon Rainforest at King’s Ely – just minus the tropical temperatures.
A new visitor guide is set to promote tourism in Ely
09/02/2017
A new visitor guide showcasing the gems of Ely has been created by the Visit Ely Team and is set to be distributed across the UK through Visit England’s network of tourist information centres.
Cost-saving initiative helps Cambridge businesses save over £135,000
09/02/2017
A free service introduced by Cambridge Business Improvement District (BID) has so far saved city centre businesses £135,500 on their running costs.
Donate a coat and help keep the homeless warm through the cold weather
09/02/2017
Local residents are being encouraged to donate unwanted coats to their local YMCA to help keep the homeless warm through the cold weather.
King’s Ely student witnesses historic Brexit judgement in the Supreme Court
09/02/2017
King’s Ely Sixth Form student Tom Oldham was able to witness an historic judgement in the Supreme Court thanks to an exciting work experience placement.
Student achieves first-class work placement award
09/02/2017
Student, Hannah Robbins, has achieved a First-Class award as part of her university degree work placement with Emerald Frog Marketing.
The AE job is far from complete
09/02/2017
Charles Counsell, Executive Director for The Pensions Regulator, reflects on the Automatic Enrolment journey so far and highlights that the job is far from complete.
Dame Mary Archer DBE keynote speaker at Chambers’ Business Women’s Network
08/02/2017
Business Women are encouraged to ‘Be Bold for Change’ to celebrate International Women’s Day at Peterborough Cathedral on Wednesday 8 March.
Join the Chamber team as an administrator in the Cambridge office
08/02/2017
We’re looking for an administrator to support the busy membership and export documentation functions at the Chamber.
New Technical and Professional Skills Centre at London Stansted Airport to be created following South East LEP funding success
08/02/2017
A new Technical and Professional Skills Centre at London Stansted Airport secured £3.5million of funding following Government confirmation of the latest investment into the South East LEP Local Growth Fund.
New facet to Chamber membership
07/02/2017
Paul Gibbons has joined the Chamber as Membership Development Officer to complement and enhance membership of the Chamber during our centenary year and beyond.
Are you an innovative and passionate leader?
06/02/2017
Cross Keys Homes is recruiting for a new Chair and Vice Chair of its Board.
BCC International Trade Survey: Fall in Sterling expected to increase cost base and push up prices
06/02/2017
The recent fall in the value of Sterling is squeezing domestic sales margins, and increasing the cost base of UK businesses, according to the results of the British Chambers of Commerce’s (BCC) latest International Trade Survey.
Celebrations as 128 new parking spaces in Ely given the go-ahead
06/02/2017
There will be even more parking spaces available in Ely it has been announced, after the East Cambridgeshire District Council planning committee gave the go ahead for 128 spaces to be created near the Railway station.
Get fit, get inspired with YMCA - New-look community gyms open today
06/02/2017
As part of its mission to inspire young lives, YMCA Cambridgeshire & Peterborough has launched a new campaign designed to create a virtuous circle that encourages young people to keep themselves fit and healthy, and at the same time help others through tough times.
Put your Brexit business questions to MP
06/02/2017
A free Question Time style Brexit Q&A event has been arranged for 17 February so businesses from across Peterborough and Cambridgeshire can quiz the Parliamentary Private Secretary to the Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union, and MP for Peterborough, Stewart Jackson.
Roof goes on at Lapwing Apartments
06/02/2017
The final few roof tiles are being laid at Cross Keys Homes' £9.1m retirement living development Lapwing Apartments, marking the completion of the external works at the scheme.
YMCA Cambridgeshire & Peterborough seeks public votes
06/02/2017
YMCA Cambridgeshire & Peterborough is urging local residents to vote for them in the Hopkins Homes Cambridgeshire Charity Vote with the hope of securing an award of up to £7,000.
Chairman of Opportunity Peterborough to retire
03/02/2017
John Bridge OBE DL is to step down from his position as Chairman of the city’s economic development company, Opportunity Peterborough, at the end of March 2017 after holding the post for more than eight years.
Grub’s Up - St John’s College gets a taste for edible insects
03/02/2017
A Cambridge College has been looking at the growing market for edible insects as part of an initiative to raise awareness about sustainable food.
London exhibition beckons for talented King’s Ely Fashion and Textiles students
03/02/2017
Skillful Fashion and Textiles students from King’s Ely Senior are preparing for a prestigious exhibition in the capital.
Start your journey to finding a job you'll love
03/02/2017
Pure Resourcing Solutions offer their top tips to finding a job you'll love.
Work commences on new district leisure centre
03/02/2017
Work has begun on new leisure centre for East Cambridgeshire which is set to open to the public next year.
Cross Keys Homes contracts 1,800 new affordable homes
02/02/2017
Cross Keys Homes has committed to build over 1,800 new affordable homes by 2021.
Bidwells choose McMahon as Senior Partner for unprecedented third term
01/02/2017
Leading property consultancy Bidwells has chosen Patrick McMahon to continue as senior partner for a further four years when his current term ends in December 2017.
Profitable transport franchise opportunity
01/02/2017
Mick George are looking to extend their franchise opportunities to their tipper vehicles.
Bidwells announces key Cambridge promotions for 2017
31/01/2017
Bidwells, one of the UK’s leading property consultancies, is delighted to announce that seven people from its head office in Cambridge have been promoted for 2017.
Climb aboard a dragon boat for charity
31/01/2017
The banging of an authentic dragon boat drum reverberated around Serpentine Green in Peterborough heralding the start of the Chinese Year of the Rooster and the launch of this year’s Peterborough Dragon Boat Festival.
Debate marks three years of work for the Ouse Washes Landscape
31/01/2017
The Ouse Washes Landscape Partnership (OWLP) is bringing together a panel of experts in agriculture, communities and economies, conservation and flood management for a panel discussion which will explore the theme of ‘Developing a Resilient Future for the Ouse Washes Landscape’.
It’s Pancakes in the Precincts at Peterborough Cathedral on 28th February!
31/01/2017
On Shrove Tuesday at 1.00pm, Peterborough Cathedral is inviting people to take part in a fun-run style Pancake Race around the Precincts and help raise some funds for the Cathedral.
King’s Ely rider qualifies for National Schools' Equestrian Association County Championships
31/01/2017
A talented member of King’s Ely’s Equestrian Team will be representing Cambridgeshire at this year’s National Schools' Equestrian Association (NSEA) County Championships.
King’s Ely students and staff pay their respects on National Holocaust Memorial Day
31/01/2017
Students and staff from King’s Ely Senior and King’s Ely Junior came together at Ely Cathedral to mark National Holocaust Memorial Day.
Outstanding for caring at Spire Cambridge Lea Hospital
31/01/2017
Spire Cambridge Lea announces the results of hospital inspection.
Preparations are underway for Newmarket's biggest B2B networking event
31/01/2017
The Two Counties Business Exhibition returns to Newmarket Racecourse on Wednesday 15 March, offering a unique platform for up to 100 local companies to showcase their products and services.
Pure supports Anglia Ruskin students with a mock interview session
31/01/2017
Pure helped students at Anglia Ruskin University to maximise their chances of getting a job by providing free interview skills advice at an event organised by the university's employability team.
Recruitment evening explores company recruitment processes
31/01/2017
How do organisations assess and select prospective employees? Find out at Cambridge Network's Candidate Recruitment Evening on Tuesday 28 February. If you're considering a career move this year, or just want to network with businesses and investigate the local job market, it's the place to be.
Students take the teaching limelight during King’s Ely International Event
31/01/2017
Japanese phrases, Thai delicacies and Hindi dance moves were among some of the things learnt by students at King’s Ely’s International Event.
 Become a 'Bubbler': sign up to the event and join the conversation
30/01/2017
Bubble Rush 5K set to return to Huntingdon's Riverside Park this summer.
BCC International Trade Survey: Europe to remain key export market despite Brexit vote
30/01/2017
UK companies remain committed to strong trading relationships with European customers and suppliers despite the UK’s vote to leave the EU, according to the results of the British Chambers of Commerce’s (BCC) International Trade Survey, released today (Monday).
Community support for Addenbrooke’s is celebrated
27/01/2017
Over 40 fundraisers from across the region came together last week to join Addenbrooke’s Charitable Trust (ACT) in celebrating their success at raising over £80,668 for Addenbrooke’s and the Rosie hospitals in the last three months of 2016.
Ancient and modern: latest BMW 5 Series and MINI Countryman to be launched in Peterborough Cathedral
26/01/2017
The latest models of the BMW 5 series and MINI Countryman are to be unveiled in the 900 year old nave of Peterborough Cathedral when Sycamore Peterborough Ltd host an event to celebrate the two new vehicles.
Old Elean is crowned Hotel du Vin’s Chef of the Year
26/01/2017
An Old Elean has had his impressive culinary skills recognised by winning a prestigious award.
Careers Show set to be even bigger and better in 2017
25/01/2017
The region’s largest skills and careers event just got bigger!
Cambridge Network's CEO comments on the government's new industrial strategy
24/01/2017
Following an appearance with other Cambridge commentators on BBC Radio 4's Today programme on Monday, Cambridge Network's CEO Claire Ruskin gives her views on Theresa May's new industrial strategy.
Gong Hey Fat Choy! - Here Come the Dragons!
24/01/2017
To celebrate Chinese New Year, Addenbrooke’s Charitable Trust (ACT) has joined with Gable Events to launch the 13th Cambridge Dragon Boat Festival!
Peterborough businesses awarded £70k to support business growth
24/01/2017
Two Peterborough businesses have welcomed 2017 with a financial boost to kick start their expansion plans.
Solicitors outline complex challenges for employers in the year ahead
24/01/2017
Businesses are facing a frontline challenge during the year ahead when it comes to changes in employment law – say legal experts from Buckles Solicitors LLP.
The lord protector welcomes new historical fayre
24/01/2017
Oliver Cromwell’s House in Ely opens its doors to a variety of historical traders and craftspeople in its first historical fayre on Sunday 29 January.
websters expand their US-focused team
24/01/2017
websters, the tax, legal, accountancy and financial planning experts based in Cambridge, have recently expanded their services for US citizens living in the UK with the appointment of Gonca Dequeant CPA.
2017 Greater Peterborough Business Survey: Measuring Peterborough's economic health
23/01/2017
The 2017 Greater Peterborough Business Survey has been launched to measure economic progress in the city over the last 12 months and look ahead to the prospects for the future.

Breast cancer fundraisers help improve treatment for patients at Addenbrooke’s
23/01/2017
Addenbrooke’s Charitable Trust held a tea party at the hospital’s Cambridge Breast Unit to celebrate an amazing total of over £60,000 raised for the charity’s Addenbrooke’s Breast Cancer Appeal 2016.
Cross Keys Care shines at care awards
22/01/2017
Cross Keys Care has recently won two prestigious Great British Care Awards.
Local MP supports community projects in Westwood and Ravensthorpe
20/01/2017
Community led organisation WestRaven Big Local welcomed MP Stewart Jackson last Friday, to discuss exciting and ambitious community improvements in the Westwood and Ravensthorpe areas.
Cross Keys Homes launches new community strategy
19/01/2017
Cross Keys Homes has launched a new Community Strategy which sets out their aims over the next three years.
Measuring Peterborough’s economic health
18/01/2017
The 2017 Greater Peterborough Business Survey has been launched to measure economic progress in the city over the last 12 months and look ahead to the prospects for the future.
Mick George Ltd are financing your dreams…
18/01/2017
Buy now and pay over 12 months across the Mick George home and garden range.
Skills and apprenticeships are focus for networking breakfast event
18/01/2017
Apprenticeships and skills development within Peterborough will be the big topics taken on at the next Opportunity Peterborough Bondholder Breakfast event on 31 January.
Why you should be claiming R & D Tax Credits
18/01/2017
In the current economic climate, it's still surprising that more businesses don't explore all of the tax incentives available to help lighten the burden by either reducing tax payable and or if applicable, securing a tax repayment.
Agency celebrates 30th anniversary
17/01/2017
A local marketing communications agency is celebrating a 30th anniversary in January 2017.
Finance Leadership Programme taster events to provide free career development support
17/01/2017
Make the step up to becoming a finance leader with Pure's career development sessions.
Pure launches engaging new website for clients and candidates
17/01/2017
Pure has launched a new website to provide an updated platform for both clients and candidates to interact with the professional recruitment specialists for the East of England.
Tinnitus Awareness Week 6-12 February 2017
17/01/2017
Tinnitus Awareness Week (#TAW2017) takes place 6-12 February. An annual event of activity’s coordinated by The British Tinnitus Association (BTA).
Winners of Cathedral photographic competition announced
17/01/2017
Peterborough Cathedral has announced the winners of its ‘Cathedral at Night’ photographic competition. The winning photographs were selected by visitors to the exhibition who voted for their favourite picture.
Cross Keys Homes awarded nearly £6 million Affordable Homes Programme grant
16/01/2017
Cross Keys Homes will use the money from the Homes and Communities agency to build 236 new homes - largely shared ownership - under the Shared Ownership and Affordable Homes Programme 2016 to 2021.
More trainees needed for booming construction industry
16/01/2017
Cambridge's booming economy is bringing a big boost in apprenticeship vacancies in the construction industry - with jobs on offer at a key event at Cambridge Regional College this month.
New Summer Marquee for hire
16/01/2017
Looking for a large venue in Cambridge for your event? New for 2017 Quy Mill Hotel & Spa have the answer with their Summer Marquee.
Cambridge's unwanted Christmas trees and a team of willing volunteers raise nearly £6,000 for Arthur Rank Hospice's new build
13/01/2017
Find out more and hear from one of the many wonderful tree collection volunteers who took part last weekend to raise funds for Arthur Rank Hospice Charity.
Cross Keys Homes set to help those at risk of social exclusion
13/01/2017
Peterborough's largest landlord has been successful in winning two funding competitions to help to benefit those in the city who are suffering financial pressures or are at risk of social exclusion.
Trinity Hall opens WYNG Gardens - an exciting new conference venue in central Cambridge
12/01/2017
Trinity Hall is delighted to announce the opening of its new conference and events facilities at WYNG Gardens in central Cambridge.
UK SMEs urged to settle for more in 2017
12/01/2017
New research from Cambridge & Counties Bank reveals that around a third (30%) of business deposit accounts are paying 0.1% Gross/AER or less on balances of £25,000, highlighting the real opportunity for UK businesses to shop around.
Citystay notch hat-trick with quality accredited operator status
11/01/2017
Citystay Limited in Cambridge are delighted to announce that for the third consecutive year we have been awarded the Quality Accredited Operator status by our industry body – The Association of Serviced Apartment Providers (the ASAP).
Downing College strengthens conference team
11/01/2017
Downing College has enhanced its conference team with the appointment of Molly Payne as Conference Office Administrator.
Katharine of Aragon Festival weekend has something for all the family
11/01/2017
A four day programme of events takes place at Peterborough Cathedral and Vivacity’s Peterborough Museum this month to mark the Katharine of Aragon Festival weekend.
Keystone Marketing nationally profiled as part of Small Business Saturday UK's 'Small Biz 100'
11/01/2017
Keystone Marketing was named among the 100 small businesses in the UK in 2016 by Small Business Saturday, the national campaign that culminated in the UK's dedicated day for small businesses on 3 December.
Men come out top in battle of the taxes
11/01/2017
Men, for the second year running, were more likely than women to complete their tax return on time, winning the battle of the taxes once again - but only just.
Simon’s director role grows at Cambridge & Counties
11/01/2017
Cambridge & Counties Bank has appointed Simon Lindley to the new position of Commercial Director to oversee all of the niche bank’s lending.
Centenary monthly draws
10/01/2017
As part of our year of centenary celebrations the Chamber will run two monthly draws offering £100.00 off your next membership renewal.
Chamber of Commerce to celebrate centenary
10/01/2017
The Chamber is preparing to celebrate its 100th anniversary with a year of events and initiatives designed to celebrate the outstanding achievements of the Cambridgeshire Chamber business community and inspire future business success.
Find your perfect apprentice at Cambridge Regional College Jobs Fair
10/01/2017
Companies looking for an apprentice could find their perfect employee at an Apprenticeship Jobs Fair at Cambridge Regional College.
Carbon reduction award success for Lark Engergy
09/01/2017
Bourne-based Lark Energy, part of The Larkfleet Group of Companies, has won the Anglian Water Supplier Award for the Reduction of CO2 on Operational Sites, working alongside the Anglian Water delivery team and Savills.
Skydive in support of YMCA Cambridgeshire & Peterborough
09/01/2017
YMCA Cambridgeshire & Peterborough is looking for thrill seekers to take on the ultimate adrenaline event to help raise vital funds to support young people across the county by taking part in a charity skydive.


BCC Quarterly Economic Survey: businesses start New Year in solid health, but inflationary pressures a concern
05/01/2017
The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) today (Thursday) publishes its Quarterly Economic Survey – the UK’s largest and most authoritative private sector business survey.
Capitalise on funding available for innovative projects
05/01/2017
Farmers should ensure they have harnessed funding which is supporting development within the agricultural sector in the east of the UK, says land agency Strutt & Parker.
Nominate your Venture for Social Enterprise of the Year 2017
05/01/2017
Allia is pleased to once again be sponsoring the Cambridge News Business Excellence Awards for Social Enterprise of the Year in 2017.
Peterborough accountant jailed for tax fraud
05/01/2017
A qualified accountant from Peterborough, who stole more than £111,000 in VAT he charged his customers but never paid to HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC), has been jailed.
Family 'The Wilson Trio' to run Cambridge Half Marathon for Arthur Rank Hospice Charity
04/01/2017
Dr Charles Wilson, his wife Jane (a nurse) and son Joseph (also a Doctor) will run the next Saucony Cambridge Half Marathon for the Arthur Rank Hospice Charity, as family team 'The Wilson Trio'.
Free tours of Peterborough Cathedral start this month
03/01/2017
It may be time for slashing prices in the January sales, but Peterborough Cathedral has gone one better by cutting the price of its guided tours to… zero!
New year, new interest?
03/01/2017
Peterborough Cathedral is looking for volunteers who would like to join its team of 'welcomers'.
Step in to Mick's Den
03/01/2017
Mick George offer support to local entrepreneurs to assist putting ideas in to action
Monthind Group's Atkins Gregory launches new website
22/12/2016
Following the acquisition of Cambridge-based commercial cleaning contractor Atkins Gregory by Monthind Holdings Ltd., the company has unveiled its new website ahead of its 2017 marketing campaign.
Group exercise sessions to start at Arthur Rank Hospice
21/12/2016
Top of the range Medimotion bike is installed at Arthur Rank after fundraising by therapy team topped up by the John Stewart Memorial Fund.
Madingley Hall sits at the top table of sustainability
21/12/2016
The Institute of Continuing Education at Madingley Hall has been rewarded for its exceptional standard of sustainability with the highest possible rating from the Sustainable Restaurant Association (SRA).
Mick George Ltd and Peterborough United announce sponsorship agreement
21/12/2016
It is with great delight that Mick George Ltd can announce that the business has renewed its sponsorship agreement with Peterborough United Football Club that will see the company remain as official kit sponsors, among other arrangements for a further three seasons.
Bosses need to ensure their festive thank yous aren’t seen as bribery!
20/12/2016
If you’re worried there are too many bottles of wine and chocolates bearing ‘Merry Christmas’ messages from suppliers, it’s worth checking out the facts and making sure staff know the right and wrong way to go about corporate gifting.
Buckles Solicitors strengthens its commercial property service
20/12/2016
Buckles Solicitors LLP has strengthened its commercial property team with the appointment of partner Chris Mundell.
Cambridge & Counties Banks on new Cambridge office
20/12/2016
Cambridge & Counties Bank has a new Cambridge office to better serve its business and property investor clients in Cambridgeshire and East Anglia.
Come early to get a seat at Cathedral Christmas services
20/12/2016
Peterborough Cathedral is expecting a full house over the Christmas period, when much loved traditional services will take place, many of them with singing led by the choristers of the Cathedral Choir.
Domino ends year on award-winning high
20/12/2016
Domino Printing Sciences has ended a highly successful, award-winning year in 2016, which has seen the company receive a variety of trade and industry accolades.
Huntingdon company takes Gold at prestigious regional business awards
20/12/2016
Encocam, a Huntingdon-based manufacturer that works across energy absorption, safety testing solutions, composite panels, interior design and architecture and motorbike distribution, has won regional recognition at this year’s prestigious EEF Future Manufacturing Awards.
Perkins supports Cathedral by becoming 100th Corporate Partner
20/12/2016
The Peterborough based global business, Perkins, has become the Peterborough 900 Campaign’s 100th Corporate Partner.
Rawlinsons acquires Cambridge accountancy firm
20/12/2016
Peterborough accountancy firm Rawlinsons has acquired Cambridge-based practice Resolve Business Solutions as part of its strategic growth plans.
Set a New Year’s Resolution to make a difference for Peterborough
20/12/2016
Are you looking ahead to 2017 and starting to think about setting your New Year’s Resolution? Would you like to try something new in the upcoming year? Why not become a volunteer with the independent charity Peterborough Environment City Trust (PECT)?
First Raffle in Hospice's new home raises over £12,000
19/12/2016
Visitors and staff at Arthur Rank hospice helped draw the 14 winners of our Christmas Raffle last week.
TUC and BCC heads send joint letter to Theresa May on EU migrants’ right to remain
19/12/2016
Prime Minister must ‘show leadership’ on EU migrants’ right to remain – says TUC and British Chambers of Commerce.
‘Aladdin’ will work its magic for Lisa’s Fund this December and January
15/12/2016
KD Productions are kindly helping Robert Barnes and his team to raise funds and awareness for Lisa’s Fund and Arthur Rank Hospice, during the run of their pantomime ‘Aladdin’!
Denise Taylor joins PAB Langauges Centre
15/12/2016
Award winning language centre continues to grow market share in the East of England.
Promote your business to the Construction industry
15/12/2016
Opportunity to promote your business to a network of construction and property professionals.
Business workers and shoppers invited to lunchtime carols at Peterborough Cathedral
14/12/2016
City centre workers and shoppers are warmly invited to Peterborough Cathedral on Thursday 22 December at 1.00pm, for a lunch time of traditional Christmas carols.
St John's looks to break into Indian and Chinese B&B market for 2017
14/12/2016
As the number of tourists from Asia visiting the historic university city of Cambridge continues to rise, one of its most iconic Colleges is looking to target visitors from both India and China to develop revenues that can help to fund its core work in education and research.
Cross Keys Homes Residents Awards Night 2016
13/12/2016
Eighteen residents are celebrating after winning awards from the city's largest landlord for their hard work and dedication to making a difference for their local communities.
Excell's new Managing Director
12/12/2016
Excell Group, the Sawston based UK Leader in B2B connectivity, cloud and managed communications services, has announced the appointment of Robert Moss as the new Managing Director.
Farmers urged to check BPS payments
12/12/2016
Farmers are being urged to check their 2016 Basic Payment Scheme payment against their submitted claim form to see if there are any obvious errors.
Five top tips from our latest Women's Leadership Programme graduation
12/12/2016
Pure's latest Women's Leadership Programme graduation, run in conjunction with People & Performance, included an extremely inspiring talk from guest speaker Jane Cooke, who shared her top tips on how to propel your career while staying true to your natural style and unique strengths.
Time is running out for energy efficiency funding
12/12/2016
Landlords and homeowners should apply for help with energy upgrades such as loft and wall insulation before government funding stops in March next year, says property agency Strutt & Parker.
New Chairman for Cambridge & Counties Bank
09/12/2016
Cambridge & Counties Bank has a new chairman - Simon Moore has been on the Bank’s board as a non-executive director since its launch in 2012 and becomes its second chairman, succeeding Paul ffolkes Davis.
Pay increases predicted to be less than inflation in 2017, according to local survey
09/12/2016
2017 is to be a year of cautious pay increases amongst Greater Peterborough organisations, a local survey predicts.
Premier Travel donates 25 hours to Addenbrooke’s for community project
09/12/2016
Local travel firm kicks off its volunteering for 80th birthday at annual Rudolph Run.
Pure's 'Girls' Night In' charity event raises £118.00 for Cambridge charity
09/12/2016
A 'Girls' Night In' charity event, hosted by professional recruitment consultants Pure at its Cambridge office, has raised £118.00 for local charity STARS.
The Cambridge invests in new-look St Ives store
09/12/2016
The Cambridge today announces ambitious plans for its St Ives branch that will transform it into a vibrant, contemporary store that is ready to meet the financial needs of existing and new customers.
Vote for your favourite photo in ‘Cathedral at Night’ exhibition
09/12/2016
Visitors to a new photography exhibition in the Peterborough Cathedral Visitor Centre are invited to vote for their favourite picture.
Hundreds attend first Light up a Life at Arthur Rank Hospice's new home
08/12/2016
Special evening and first public event in Hospice's Shelford Bottom Home.
Sixth Lode Half Marathon give £5,500 boost to local hospice
08/12/2016
Fabulous fundraising through a half marathon with the local community at its heart.
Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Devolution deal to be set in motion at first official meeting
07/12/2016
Following the decision by Councils in the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough region to accept plans for Devolution, the team tasked with pushing the deal forward will meet for the first time next week (Wednesday 14 December).
Community Governor vacancy at Huntingdonshire school
07/12/2016
St Ivo School is currently looking to recruit a Community Governor to fill an existing vacancy on the Governing Body.
CWA’s Carly wins ‘Apprentice of the Year’ at the National Care Awards 2016
07/12/2016
College of West Anglia (CWA) apprentice Carly Walden, 17, has beaten 400 nominees to be named ‘Apprentice of the Year’, in a national care awards ceremony held in London on Friday 25 November 2016.
Festive cheer at Serpentine Green with Bartrams Mobility
07/12/2016
There’s plenty of festive fun amongst the customers visiting the new Bartrams Mobility shop at Serpentine Green shopping centre, Hampton.
New Chairman and Honorary President to celebrate Chamber centenary
07/12/2016
Mark Read has been elected as Chairman of Cambridgeshire Chambers of Commerce as the business membership organisation prepares to mark its 100th anniversary.
New online sharing economy platform exclusive to Peterborough businesses
07/12/2016
An exciting new B2B initiative will enable Peterborough businesses to share their assets, talents and free time.
Accountancy firm Rawlinsons lands a hatful of awards
06/12/2016
The trophy cupboard at city accountancy firm Rawlinsons is well and truly bursting at the seams following an amazing few weeks.
CSE delivers new quotation system
06/12/2016
Cambridge Software Engineering Ltd (CSE) have delivered a new quotation solution for Imtex Controls.
Dun-Bri Group expanding into new centre in Peterborough
06/12/2016
Dun-Bri Group has announced that recruitment for up to five jobs is to start this week, following the announcement that it will be opening a new branch in the Kingston Park area of Peterborough in early 2017.
Eco accreditation scheme encourages everyone to enjoy a ‘Green Christmas’
06/12/2016
This festive season, Investors in the Environment (iiE) is repeating its annual campaign to encourage members of the public and businesses to join forces to help collect and recycle their Christmas cards.
Join Prime Brass and Peterborough Cathedral Choir for an evening of Christmas music
06/12/2016
Cambridge based brass ensemble, Prime Brass, will join Peterborough Cathedral Choir, Youth Choir and Festival Chorus for an uplifting programme of Christmas music at the Cathedral on Friday 16 December, at 7.30pm.
New codes of practise could see couples divorcing with more dignity
06/12/2016
With the Government coming under increasing pressure to introduce No Fault Divorce – Buckles Solicitors LLPartner, Family Mediator and Collaborative Lawyer Lyn Brisley explains what this means for couples in the area.
Opportunity Peterborough secures £47k for mentoring programme
06/12/2016
Economic development company Opportunity Peterborough has secured £47k worth of investment from The Careers & Enterprise Company, which will enable its Skills Service team to offer further support to young people in Greater Cambridgeshire and Greater Peterborough.
Recruitment event helps candidates learn the importance of company culture
06/12/2016
Around 100 jobseekers attended Cambridge Network's inaugural Recruitment Candidate Evening last week, at an event focused on company culture, sponsored by digital innovators Arcus Global.
Start 2017 with a new air of confidence
06/12/2016
If your job involves communication - and just about every role does - why not kick-start 2017 by improving your skills?
Work Christmas Parties – advice for employers
06/12/2016
With Christmas work parties just around the corner, employment lawyers at Hegarty Solicitors are warning employers that they are still liable for bad behaviour by their staff at Christmas parties.
St Neots based small business invited to Downing Street to mark Small Business Saturday
05/12/2016
Keystone Marketing, a small business from St Neots was one of 100 from around the country invited to Downing Street on Thursday for a reception to mark the UK’s fourth annual Small Business Saturday on Saturday 3 December.
Academic excellence celebrated at CAW Student Awards 2016
02/12/2016
Students and staff at The College of Animal Welfare and CAW Business School had their hard work and achievements celebrated at the College’s annual Student Awards Ceremony on Saturday 26 November 2016.
Award win for MHA MacIntyre Hudson
02/12/2016
MHA MacIntyre Hudson wins Top 50 Audit Team of the Year Award at the British Accountancy Awards.
CityFibre accelerates roll out of full-fibre network across 500 UK business parks
02/12/2016
Dense full-fibre networks will deliver growth in the UK’s digital economy by empowering SMEs in business parks across CityFibre’s 40 city footprint.
Festive Fayre - exclusive late-night Christmas shopping experience hosted by Cambridge BID
02/12/2016
Cambridge Business Improvement District (BID) is hosting an exclusive late-night Christmas shopping experience within Cambridge’s traditional and picturesque Old Quarter.
Mural brightens up WestRaven communal garden
02/12/2016
Following the results of a public survey in Westwood and Ravensthorpe asking for the better use of existing green space, an acre of land on Hartwell Way has been transformed into a communal green space for the community to enjoy.
OlsenMetrix Marketing shortlisted for regional PR award
02/12/2016
Ketton-based marketing company OlsenMetrix Marketing has been shortlisted as a finalist in the prestigious Peterborough Regional PR and Media Awards 2016.
Launch of the new Rapidox 1100 Oxygen Gas Analyser
29/11/2016
The new redesigned Rapidox 1100 oxygen gas analyser is now available to pre-order from December 2016 for delivery in January 2017.
Luminus lights up Christmas for disadvantaged children around the world this Christmas
29/11/2016
Luminus and Luminus Ferry Project employees have embraced the 2016 Samaritan’s Purse Shoebox Appeal and donated 24 shoeboxes filled with presents for disadvantaged children around the world this Christmas.
Make time to learn about managing it
29/11/2016
If you never have enough time, Cambridge Network's Learning Collaboration course - Time Management - on Tuesday 13 December is a one day programme that will help you develop a strategy for 'event control'.
Premier Travel wins national industry award
29/11/2016
Premier Travel has been honoured with another top industry award for its expertise and experience in cruise holidays.
Pure's charity quiz in Cambridge raises £2,000 for children's bereavement support charity STARS
29/11/2016
Pure hosted its annual Cambridge charity quiz night on Thursday 24 November, bringing local businesses and clients together for a fun evening which raised over £2000 for Cambridgeshire charity STARS.
Award wins for Airport Lynx
28/11/2016
Living up to the Gold in their logo, Cambridge chauffeur company Airport Lynx has won a brace of prestigious national awards for their work in the private hire and chauffeur industry.
Beacon listed in top 100 Independent Financial Advisers
28/11/2016
For the fourth consecutive year running Beacon Wealth Management Ltd has been ranked in the Top 100 Independent Financial Advisers in the country.
Blenheim’s John Hoy boosts Bidwells rural offering
28/11/2016
Chief Executive of Blenheim Palace, John Hoy is joining leading property consultancy Bidwells as the Head of its Rural Division.
Charity Ball raises £5,500 for Jimmy’s Night Shelter
28/11/2016
Following champagne and canapes, partying guests enjoyed a three-course meal and danced the night away at Cambridge BID’s annual charity ball last week.
Rural business owners urged to act on business rates revaluation
28/11/2016
Rural business owners and farmers with diversified enterprises are advised to check the implications of their Business Rate revaluation now, so they can seek advice if their figures need to be challenged.
Solicitors for the Elderly warn of ‘risky’ online tool
28/11/2016
Local solicitor Jo Wild, from law firm Hegarty LLP Solicitors has joined a number of organisations representing older and vulnerable people to raise serious concerns around the Government’s online tool for creating Lasting Powers of Attorney (LPAs).
Start of construction on £1.5bn A14 scheme gets thumbs up from across Cambridgeshire
28/11/2016
Support has been received from across Cambridgeshire after it was announced today (28 November) that work on one of Britain’s biggest road upgrades is officially underway.
Town Teams set to celebrate Small Business Saturday
28/11/2016
Three towns in East Cambridgeshire are set to embrace Small Business Saturday with key Christmas themed events.
GreenCity Solutions invests £1.5m into Peterborough's digital future
25/11/2016
Peterborough's GreenCity Solutions signs new agreement with pure fibre network owner CityFibre that will deliver a major investment in the Gigabit City
Salary sacrifice schemes under attack in the Autumn Statement
25/11/2016
Changes to salary sacrifice schemes announced in the Autumn Statement mean 'further strain for businesses'.
S-Tech acquired by Alan Boswell Group
25/11/2016
Cambridge-based S-Tech Insurance Services Ltd has been acquired by Alan Boswell Group (ABG), one of the UK's largest independent insurance brokers and financial advisers.
Apprenticeships open evening for parents
24/11/2016
Apprenticeships will be top of the agenda at a special open evening for parents at Cambridge Regional College.
Jumpstart welcomes focus and investment in R&D by Government in Autumn Statement
24/11/2016
Jumpstarts response to Autumn statement announcement re R&D.
More runners than ever bring Christmas cheer to town with Ely Festive 5K
24/11/2016
Over five hundred take part in seasonal fun run for Arthur Rank Hospice.

Team members needed to collaborate with Arthur Rank's annual Christmas tree collection
24/11/2016
An idea to start off 2017 well - volunteering with your friends, family or colleagues.

Alan Boswell Group shortlisted for industry award
23/11/2016
Leading UK insurance broker Alan Boswell Group has been shortlisted for a top prize at the Landlord & Letting Awards 2016/17, which celebrates excellence in the private rental sector.
Chamber reacts to Autumn Statement
23/11/2016
The Chamber has reacted to today’s Autumn Statement.
Explore the city in a new way with Walk Peterborough!
23/11/2016
Are you a fan of walking? Do you want to improve your health and fitness? Need a reason to get outdoors? Then Walk Peterborough may be just what you’re looking for!
Introducing charity’s new fundraisers
23/11/2016
Thorpe Hall Hospice is delighted to introduce two new fundraisers to the team working with businesses, groups and supporters from across the region to support the charity.
Luminus honoured with prestigious ‘Employer of the Year’ award in the Lloyds Bank National Business Awards
23/11/2016
Luminus, the eastern region’s premier housing provider has been honoured with the prestigious ‘Howard Kennedy Employer of the Year’ award, in the Lloyds Bank National Business Awards 2016.
Nine more business women from Eastern region graduate from Pure's Women's Leadership Programme
23/11/2016
Nine more business women have graduated from the highly successful Women's Leadership Programme, run by professional recruitment specialists Pure to help support more women across Norfolk, Suffolk, Essex and Cambridgeshire to develop their leadership style and progress on to more senior roles.
Pure collects over 600 shoeboxes for Operation Christmas Child charity campaign
23/11/2016
Pure has collected 622 shoeboxes filled with Christmas presents and essential items which will be distributed to children in need around the world as part of Operation Christmas Child by Samaritan's Purse.
Students among best in the country for media skills
23/11/2016
Students from the College of West Anglia have placed themselves in the top three in the country for Video Moving Image skills, after bringing home bronze at a national competition.
Are you new to managing people or about to take on that role? Peer learning can help
22/11/2016
Are you new to a management role - or about to move into one? If so, you could benefit from sharing experiences and developing your skills with like-minded people in Cambridge Network's peer learning group designed for New Managers.
Cambridge passengers to have their say on local bus services
22/11/2016
Passenger champion, Bus Users UK, is holding a Your Bus Matters event in the centre of Cambridge on Friday 25 November 2016.
End 2016 with newly acquired delegation or time management skills
22/11/2016
Finish the year by acquiring some new skills - courses on offer from Cambridge Network's Learning Collaboration in early December will help you learn how to delegate effectively or how to make better use of your time.
New apprenticeship launched to fill skills gap in construction
22/11/2016
A new initiative to fill a skills gap in the construction industry has been launched by Cambridge Regional College in partnership with leading employers - creating 20 new apprenticeship openings.
Queensgate Shopping Centre recently announced YMCA Cambridgeshire & Peterborough as their charity of the year 2016/17
22/11/2016
Norwich and Peterborough Building Society join Team YMCA elves this December at Queengate Shopping to wrap gifts to help homeless young people at Christmas.
YMCA Cambridgeshire & Peterborough's 'Sleep Easy' event raises over £6,000 for young, homeless people
22/11/2016
Local people helped to over raise £6,000 for YMCA Cambridgeshire & Peterborough at its inaugural 'Sleep Easy' event on Friday 18 November 2016.

Chamber renews calls to scrap Park & Ride charge
21/11/2016
Business leaders are calling on Cambridgeshire County Council to admit it made a mistake when it implemented a £1 parking charge at the city’s Park and Ride sites and finally reverse the decision which many believe is responsible for a decline in their use.
Domino Printing wins award for best electronics and electrical plant
21/11/2016
A Cambridgeshire company and global leader in the development and manufacturing of coding, marking and printing technologies, has received national recognition in the annual Best Factory Awards (BFA) which celebrate manufacturing excellence.
Enjoy your favourite Christmas movies in a spectacular Cathedral setting
21/11/2016
Princesses, snowmen, a giant elf and a bunch of Muppets are all heading to the Cathedral in early December when, for the first time, audiences are invited to enjoy classic Christmas movies in the beautiful setting of the Cathedral nave.
Stamford business networking event to include advice on how to reduce your business rate bill
21/11/2016
Chamber members are preparing for their final early-morning wake-up call of the year ahead of this Friday’s breakfast networking event in Stamford.
Top industry award for leading law firm Buckles Solicitors
21/11/2016
Christmas has come early for leading law firm Buckles Solicitors LLP who have won a top national industry accolade.
UK's First Sake Brewery Appoints Local Contractor
21/11/2016
The team behind the UK's first Sake brewery have appointed a local contractor to undertake the building work which is now underway.
Inspiring Students in Construction
18/11/2016
Students from the new Greater Peterborough University Technical College inspired at the Peterborough Construction Network.
Primary Authority Scheme: Cut costs, save time and benefit your business today
18/11/2016
Cut red tape and support your own economic growth as a business through improved local regulation by joining our Primary Authority Scheme.
Christmas lights switch on 2016 - it’s that time of year again…
16/11/2016
This year’s St Neots Christmas Lights Switch On is taking place on Sunday 27 November with entertainment and festive fun guaranteed for all the family 12.00-6.00pm.
Escape Room arrives at Oliver Cromwell House
16/11/2016
Looking for an alternative way to celebrate with your colleagues this Christmas? Then look no further.
Inspiring Business Women in 2017
16/11/2016
Inspiring business women into 2017 is what the Business Women's Sector is committed to do.
Join team ARHC's Sahara Challenge in March 2018 for the ultimate team building experience
16/11/2016
Find out more about what it would be like to join Team ARHC on Arthur Rank Hospice's expedition to the largest hot desert in the world.
Possibly our best Video Production yet?
16/11/2016
elDRAW have recently completed a brilliantly received video for Cambridgeshire roof thatching company 'Clive Dodson Thatchers' - This could be our best testimonial video to date.
£1.5 billion is being spent on the A14 in Cambridgeshire and suppliers are needed – here’s your opportunity to Meet the Buyer
15/11/2016
There’s an event coming up that provides an exciting opportunity to meet the buyers at the £1.5billion A14 improvement scheme – and you’ve only got until 1 December to register to be considered for a place.
Bridge the Gap raises a phenomenal £42,410 in its 15th year
15/11/2016
Cheque from Bridge the Gap event presented to Arthur Rank Hospice Charity and Romsey Mill at Hospice's new home.
Conscious Communications launches Cambridge Games network
15/11/2016
Cambridge-based public relations and marketing agency, Conscious Communications, has launched Cambridge Games, a not-for-profit forum to enable teachers to connect with experts in the game development and broader technology industries and gain access to technical support, knowledge, resources and ideas.
Mayor lays golden brick for new affordable homes in Bedford
15/11/2016
Cross Keys Homes together with developers Storey Homes and the Mayor of Bedford Borough, Dave Hodgson, celebrate a milestone in the building of 25 new affordable homes in Bedford.


Moore Stephens annual owner managed business survey
15/11/2016
Moore Stephens annual OMB survey is now open and will showcase the opinions of OMB's UK wide.
Team members needed to collaborate with Hospice Charity’s Christmas tree collection!
15/11/2016
Arthur Rank Hospice Charity are searching for exceptional individuals and businesses to help with their Christmas tree recycling scheme as it approaches its second year!
‘Bracode’ Campaign success brings personalised breast cancer treatment one step closer
14/11/2016
A new pioneering research study, which could make personalised breast cancer diagnosis and treatment a reality, launches today at Addenbrooke’s Hospital thanks to the successful ‘Bracode’ fundraising campaign by Addenbrooke’s Charitable Trust (ACT).
BCC: Time for action on high cost of childcare
14/11/2016
The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) has published a survey of businesses, which shows that a third of companies (33%) regard the availability of childcare as a key issue in recruiting and retaining staff.
Businesses encouraged to use agents and distributors to extend their market reach overseas
14/11/2016
Businesses investigating the potential to sell goods or services outside the UK are being urged to consider using an agent or distributor by Cambridgeshire Chambers of Commerce.
New Product Manager for Digital Printing
14/11/2016
Domino Printing, a global leader in the development and manufacturing of coding, marking and printing technologies, has made a major new appointment in its Digital Printing Solutions Division.
Promotion in Conference Services Team at Downing College
14/11/2016
Eszter Horwood has been promoted to Conference and Events Co-ordinator at Downing College, after working in the team as Receptionist for the last two years.
Workshops help you fine-tune your management skills
14/11/2016
Courses on offer in the next few weeks from Cambridge Network's Learning Collaboration will help you build key capabilities and communicate more effectively, facilitate meetings or delegate tasks.
Innovation Bridge is now live
11/11/2016
Innovation Bridge is a new business support programme funded through the European Regional Development Fund offering up to three days free support to help small and medium sized businesses to innovate and grow.
Larkfleet Homes appoints South West Team
10/11/2016
Larkfleet Homes has announced details of an expansion into the South West as part of the overall coast-to-coast growth plans for the company.
New traineeship programmes launched to help young people get into work
10/11/2016
The College of Animal Welfare and CAW Business School are delighted to announce a brand new traineeship programme starting in January designed to help young people in the local area get into work.
Premier Travel supports leading Cambridge charities for community project
10/11/2016
Local travel firm is volunteering for EACH and Addenbrooke’s in December.
Advice and how to plan for the latest ‘taxing’ inheritance rules
09/11/2016
Six months from now, new Government rules relating to inheritance tax will come into force – which suggest families could save some £80,000.
Join this year’s Addenbrooke’s Rudolph Run – raising money for patient care
09/11/2016
Addenbrooke’s Charitable Trust (ACT), the dedicated charity for Addenbrooke’s and the Rosie hospitals, is organising the fourth annual sponsored Christmas fun run at Addenbrooke’s – the Rudolph Run – on Sunday 4 December 2016.
A special closed event marks the Hospice moving home to Shelford Bottom
08/11/2016
Arthur Rank Hospice's staff bid farewell to Mill Road, with lantern lit walk to their new home.
Chamber pledges support to Devolution Deal and calls on local authorities to give their approval
08/11/2016
The Chamber has reacted positively to the announcement that the Greater Cambridge Greater Peterborough Enterprise Partnership Board has voted unanimously to support the Devolution Deal.
Domino to expand in Liverpool
07/11/2016
Domino is celebrating the expansion of its fluids operation in Liverpool with a groundbreaking ceremony on the site of its new state-of-the-art factory on the Senate Business Park in Bootle.
Mick George Ltd clean up at awards ceremony
07/11/2016
Mick George Ltd win the ‘Catalyst Corporate Finance Waste and Resources Fast 50’ award at the Sustainability and Resource Awards.
Government £1.9bn plan to fight cyber crime
02/11/2016
Automatic defences to stop hackers hijacking websites or spoofing official domains will get a boost from a £1.9bn government cybersecurity strategy.
Peterborough businesses to be given help to get strategic over their content marketing
02/11/2016
Businesses in Peterborough are to receive expert advice on how to create engaging content for their websites and social media channels.
Pitchfest finalist Joyner Bolt selected for Innovate 2016 National Investor Showcase Day in Manchester
02/11/2016
Joyner Bolt, an Ely based start-up and developer of innovative task specific spiked timber fixing has been invited to attend Innovate 2016.
Saving lives in intensive care: Addenbrooke’s Charitable Trust’s 20th annual lecture
02/11/2016
‘Critical care: at the sharp end of saving lives’ is the subject of Addenbrooke’s Charitable Trust’s (ACT) forthcoming Annual Lecture and Reception on Thursday 17 November.
BCC: Boost SME export support to navigate uncertainty
01/11/2016
The latest Quarterly International Trade Outlook is published today, Tuesday 1 November.
Cambridge Network's Candidate Evening focuses on company culture
01/11/2016
Findings from a Cambridge Network survey last month is the reason why the Network has planned a special Candidate Evening focused on company culture, to take place on Tuesday 29 November.
Inaugural Charity Leaders Forum hosted by Pure to provide free support to charities in East Anglia
01/11/2016
Ten leaders from charitable organisations across East Anglia attended an inaugural Charity Leaders Forum in Cambridge, hosted by professional recruitment specialists Pure to provide free support on strategic planning.
Larkfleet Homes sponsors Shine virtual balloon race
01/11/2016
Bourne-based property developer Larkfleet Homes is sponsoring a virtual balloon race to support people affected by spina bifida and hydrocephalus (a build-up of fluid on the brain).
Peterborough business IT and telephony specialist acquires Total Solutions in strategic partnership
01/11/2016
GreenCity Solutions, Peterborough's leading Telecoms and IT specialist, has completed the acquisition of Total Solutions of which will now form part of its growing group providing customers with one bill solutions and extensive experience.
International Water Innovation Conference and Brokerage Event come to Peterborough - Water Connect 2016
31/10/2016
Water Connect 2016 is a one day free conference and matchmaking event for organisations interested in developing innovative solutions and being a part of the most exciting thing happening in the water industry right now.
Larkfleet strengthens team with appointment of new construction director
31/10/2016
Bourne-based housing and development group Larkfleet Homes has recruited Alex Powell to the new post of construction director.
Mick George Ltd gets green fingered at Addenbrookes Hospital
28/10/2016
The creation of a stunning new ‘Community Garden’ at Addenbrooke’s Hospital got underway today, after receiving a six-figure investment from local business Mick George Ltd.
New website for environmental charity
28/10/2016
Investors in the Environment (iiE) announces the launch of its new online platform.
Accountants MHA MacIntyre Hudson ready for Making Tax Digital
27/10/2016
In readiness for the first roll out of Making Tax Digital in April 2018, the government’s mandatory requirement for businesses to keep digital records, Top 20 Accountancy firm MHA MacIntyre Hudson has partnered with Xero, a leading cloud accounting software provider.
Buckles Solicitors shortlisted for top industry award
27/10/2016
Leading law firm Buckles Solicitors LLP has been shortlisted for a national accolade – continuing to build on its recent industry and internal firm successes.
Outstanding Imogen is Joinery Apprentice of the Year
27/10/2016
Talented apprentice Imogen Davies has won a national award - just six months after starting her apprenticeship.
£5,000 up for grabs in Larkfleet Homes' community fund competition for Eye
26/10/2016
The village of Eye, Peterborough, is set to receive a boost after Larkfleet Homes announced it will use its Community Fund to run a competition giving away £2,500 to each of two community groups or charities which deliver the best projects that benefit and involve the local community.
Experts debate solutions to housing crisis
26/10/2016
Experts on planning, development and building gathered in Peterborough to discuss solutions to the nation's 'housing crisis' - the shortage of homes caused by the fact that the UK is not building enough new properties to meet the needs of a growing population.
Inviting you to an 'Afternoon of Art' in the heart of new Hospice
26/10/2016
Join Arthur Rank Hospice on Sunday 6 November at a fitting finale to a fortnight of open days.
Larkfleet show home wins prestigious property award
26/10/2016
Bourne-based property developer Larkfleet Homes has won the Show Home Award for the East Midlands in this year's prestigious UK Property Awards.
Larkfleet sponsors popular family event in Bourne
26/10/2016
Bourne-based housing and development group Larkfleet Homes is the main sponsor at this year's annual firework display in Bourne, further strengthening links between the company and local community.
New agency will help SMEs in Eastern England grow
26/10/2016
SMEs across Eastern England are set to benefit from the launch of CRM Insights, a new agency based in Peterborough.
Senior finance professionals discuss upcoming Apprenticeship Levy at Pure's breakfast clubs
26/10/2016
Finance professionals from across East Anglia have come together to discuss the forthcoming Apprenticeship Levy at a series of FD Breakfast Clubs organised by professional recruitment consultants Pure and accountancy firm Grant Thornton.
2016 survey of UK lawyers
25/10/2016
Lawyers - complete our 2016 Lawyer Survey to take part in our £100 Prize Draw.
ABAX employees work out at the workplace
25/10/2016
ABAX employees are getting fit at the workplace to help spur them on to even greater success.
Learn the delicate art of delegation
25/10/2016
Delegation is at the heart of good management but it's not always easy to do - join like-minded people at a half-day workshop run by Cambridge Network's Learning Collaboration in early December to find out how you can delegate tasks more effectively.
Pick up a spade and join in Forest for Peterborough’s tree planting events this season!
25/10/2016
Want to make a difference to your local environment? Want to volunteer with a project that is creating a long-lasting impact for the area and its residents? Don’t miss joining in special tree planting days this season!
Sign up for the most unique business working event this year for only £10
25/10/2016
Sleep Easy 2016 is coming to Peterborough - join YMCA Cambridgeshire & Peterborough and spend a night under the stars for the most unique networking opportunity this year.
Join Thorpe Hall Hospice’s Lights of Love carol concert
24/10/2016
Details of this year’s Lights of Love carol concert at Sue Ryder Thorpe Hall Hospice have been announced.
Mentoring with Form the Future
24/10/2016
Form the Future are working with Cambridgeshire schools to create a mentoring programme for struggling students in years nine and 10.
Peterborough Darts Masters 2016
23/10/2016
Some of the biggest names in World darts are descending upon the Cresset Theatre on Thursday 10 November 2016 for the Peterborough Darts masters 2016.


Business boost for students at Cambridge Regional College
21/10/2016
Students on a Personal Trainer course at Cambridge Regional College have received sponsorship as well as business advice from a Littleport company to help them in their future careers.
City lawyer Martin’s marathon efforts to keep on running!
21/10/2016
Just six months after completing his first London Marathon, Buckles lawyer Martin Herson is already thinking about the next one, having gained a ballot place for the 2017 event.
Does your employee benefit package still stand out from the crowd?
21/10/2016
Pure's latest salary and recruitment survey for the Eastern region shows that benefits are playing an even greater role in competing for high calibre employees, especially within sectors facing candidate short markets.
Skills show helps bridge the gap between education and employment
21/10/2016
A local skills show has brought together young people and local employers to talk about career opportunities in the district.
Call to consider City Deal consultation null and void
20/10/2016
The Chamber is calling for the City Deal consultation to be considered null and void after a council officer’s unequivocal message to an audience was that the proposals were ‘It’s happening, get over it and find a way around it’ just after the consultation period concluded and prior to any consideration by the Executive Board.
Collaboration takes centre stage at property’s premier debating event
20/10/2016
Three leading Cambridge businesses focused on the growth of Cambridge and the region have confirmed their involvement in the property industry’s most coveted debating event, taking place in the city on 18 November.
FREE R & D Tax Credit Surgery
20/10/2016
Is your company missing out on pounds in Research & Development Tax Credits?
Celebrating 80 years in business with new partnership
19/10/2016
Premier Travel marks milestone birthday with corporate partnership.
Mick George Ltd introduce further speed restrictions
19/10/2016
Earlier this year Mick George Ltd commissioned various initiatives as part of its commitment to safer roads, with the principle objective of minimising disturbance to residents, and any potential of injury caused by dangerous driving, in and around Cambridgeshire villages.
Milestone 300th home visit achieved for Healthy Homes project!
19/10/2016
The Healthy Homes project was launched in January 2016, and for the last 10 months the charity Peterborough Environment City Trust (PECT) has been helping residents in Peterborough and Fenland to enjoy affordable warmth through home visits.
New technical appointment at Downing College
19/10/2016
In order to strengthen the service it offers to its conference clients and students, Downing College has appointed Pawel Wyskielski as Conference Support & Theatre Assistant.
Beat the hackers on a budget
18/10/2016
How safe is your business from cyber threats? Find out how you can reduce the risks at a Cambridge Network Breakfast event this Thursday, 20 October.
New Highways Academy to train A14 apprentices
18/10/2016
A new academy to train apprentices to work on the £1.5 billion A14 bypass - Britain’s biggest road upgrade – has been officially opened by Roads Minister John Hayes.
Pure team goes the Whole Hog in aid of St Elizabeth Hospice
18/10/2016
Three recruitment consultants from Ipswich completed a seven-mile, mud-filled race, complete with 30 different gruelling obstacles on Sunday 16 October in aid of St Elizabeth Hospice.
Strategic managers: could you benefit from peer learning?
18/10/2016
Are you a senior manager whose role involves strategic thinking? Are you responsible for managing change in your organisation, perhaps following a merger or acquisition? If you would value the opportunity to talk to like-minded people in an informal, confidential setting, then consider joining Cambridge Network's Strategic Managers peer learning group.
Autumn Statement: change tone, boost business investment and improve infrastructure, says BCC
17/10/2016
Ahead of the Chancellor’s Autumn Statement on Wednesday 23 November, the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) is urging the government to use its ‘reset’ of fiscal policy to pursue measures that incentivise business investment, improve infrastructure, and demonstrate the UK government’s continued support for business.
Complete Peterborough Cathedral’s online survey and you could win a prize
14/10/2016
Peterborough Cathedral is inviting visitors – and people who have never set foot in the place – to answer a few questions on what makes a good visitor experience.
Local business proud to sponsor Christmas magic for children in care
14/10/2016
YMCA Cambridgeshire & Peterborough in partnership with The Cresset Theatre, Peterborough have been offering local businesses the chance to sponsor a child to experience the magic of pantomime this Christmas.
The going is ‘good to hot’ for firefighters at Newmarket’s Final Meeting
14/10/2016
Newmarket Racecourses are proud to host the first ever Ladder Climb on the second day of the Final Meeting at Newmarket’s Rowley Mile Racecourse on Saturday 29 October.
Auditions take place in November for Peterborough Cathedral choir
13/10/2016
Peterborough Cathedral is auditioning for new choristers to join the Cathedral Choir from September 2017.
BCC appoints Adam Marshall as Director General
13/10/2016
The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) is delighted to announce the appointment of Adam Marshall as its new Director General with immediate effect.
Cambridge travel firm seeking people passionate about holidays
13/10/2016
Premier Travel holds recruitment open day to search for the next generation of travel experts.
From 500 nights on the streets to potential business entrepreneur
13/10/2016
YMCA Cambridgeshire share Liam's journey from rough sleeping ahead of their Sleep Easy event in Peterborough.
Is your network safe?
13/10/2016
Huge rise in cyber attacks as criminals start to target smaller organisations.
March to strike broadband and entertainment gold thanks to Virgin Media
13/10/2016
Virgin Media has announced that homes and businesses in March, Cambridgeshire will be next to benefit from an ultrafast broadband and entertainment boost this year, as part of its £3bn network expansion across the UK.
Mick George Ltd stands up to cancer
13/10/2016
Stand Up To Cancer is a groundbreaking initiative created to accelerate innovative cancer research that will get new therapies to patients quickly and save lives.
Cross Keys Homes starts work on key strategic development site
12/10/2016
Following last year's announcement of its greatly increased development aspirations, Cross Keys Homes has started work on a key strategic Cambridgeshire development which will provide almost 270 new affordable homes.
Law Careers in 2016 - What's your experience?
11/10/2016
If you're a lawyer, at whatever stage in your career, Mnaging Change would love to hear about your experiences and expectations.

Best Overall Employers are crowned
10/10/2016
Essex-based Amara and Ipswich's Pound Gates are crowned the region's Best Overall Employers.
Ensure your hard earned assets don’t get swallowed up to pay for care
10/10/2016
Buckles Solicitors offer advice to protect your assets later in life.
George Hay Chartered Accountants to hold free property seminar
10/10/2016
George Hay Chartered Accountants are teaming up with Maxine Lester Residential Lettings to hold a free property seminar, on Thursday 20 October, from 6.30-9.00pm at Huntingdon Racecourse.
Mick George shortlisted for Sustainability and Resource Awards
10/10/2016
Following a record number of entries, The Chartered Institution of Wastes Management (CIWM) has revealed Mick George as one of the finalists for this year’s Sustainability and Resource Awards.
Arthur Rank Hospice invites you to visit new state-of-the-art facility
07/10/2016
Visit the new Arthur Rank Hospice ahead of doors opening to patients in November.
Three Cambridge-based organisations presented with Best Employers Eastern Region Awards
07/10/2016
Arthur Rank Hospice Charity, merchant services provider Cashflows and social ventures charity Allia, all based in Cambridge, were presented with Best Employers Eastern Region Awards yesterday (Thursday 6 October).
Time to pre-register for Peterborough's biggest B2B networking event
07/10/2016
Businesses in Peterborough are preparing for the city’s annual B2B exhibition where a record number of business connections are expected to be made during the popular all-day event.
Best Business Women Awards 2016 Finalists announced
06/10/2016
Kirsten Smith from face2faceHR Cambridge has been shortlisted as a finalist in two categories it the Best Business Women Awards.
CRC launches marketing courses for better businesses
06/10/2016
Cambridge Regional College has teamed up with marketing experts to launch a series of one-day courses to help businesses boost their profile - and their profits.
Pedal Power - Bidwells puts its wheels in motion to raise money for charity
06/10/2016
Some 70 cyclists hit the road over the course of two days and covered a staggering 177 miles to raise much-needed funds for a host of children's charities.
Peterborough's largest landlord invests skills and confidence into the workforce of the future
06/10/2016
Cross Keys Homes is proud to welcome six new pre-apprentices into the organisation, as part of its commitment to support young people into work.
Premier Travel becomes booking centre for Jet2holidays from Stansted
06/10/2016
East Anglian travel company Premier Travel has sealed a key partnership with one of the UK’s largest holiday operators.
Business awards launched, you have to be in it to win it
05/10/2016
Last night the inaugural SME Cambridgeshire Business Awards were launched at Regus in Cambourne, where many of the sponsors and local businesses gathered for networking and plenty of photos.
Cathedral activity days help to light up half term
05/10/2016
Peterborough Cathedral is offering drop-in activities for families on two days during October half term, all on the theme of colour and light.
Domino wins prestigious national award for innovative serialisation technology
05/10/2016
Domino Printing Sciences is celebrating scooping the title ‘Most Innovative Processing or Packaging Machine’ for its SerialTrac intelligent serialisation and compliance solution at this year’s PPMA Group Industry Awards.
Exporting to Egypt has changed, come to this seminar to hear how this will affect you
05/10/2016
Exporters will be turning their attention to the trade regulations changes that are now affecting the export of goods to the Egyptian market at an event in Cambridge this month.
Hospice seeks new Chair
05/10/2016
Fabulous opportunity to make a real difference as Hospice moves into new phase.
Rawlinsons leads Digital Advance
05/10/2016
Proving age is no barrier to innovation, Rawlinsons Chartered Accountants has found yet another way to celebrate 75 years of business in Peterborough - the launch of a brand new Online Accounting Service.
Winter is coming
05/10/2016
Cambridge energy efficiency specialist, Peter Thom is urging householders to ensure they stay gas safe aware all year round, following the important reminders of this year’s Gas Safety Week.
Bike survey highlights cyber risk to city businesses
04/10/2016
Computer experts have been getting on their bikes to test the cyber security risks facing businesses in Peterborough.
Free event to inspire business growth in Stamford
04/10/2016
Entrepreneurs in Stamford will be inspired to take their businesses to the next phase at a special ‘Grow Your Business’ event taking place at Borderville Sports Centre next week.
Hundreds turn out for Cambridge Network's Bioscience Showcase
04/10/2016
Cambridge Network's 2016-17 business series began with a full venue at the impressive Hauser Forum café last week with a Bioscience Showcase.
Key appointments strengthen Buckles Solicitors legal offering in London
04/10/2016
Buckles Solicitors LLP has announced two key appointments within its private client and French law departments.
Luminus dons denim for Jeans for Genes Day
04/10/2016
Employees at Luminus donned their denims on Friday 23 September and raised over £140 for the annual Jeans for Genes Day campaign.
OlsenMetrix Marketing at Peterborough Chamber B2B show
04/10/2016
For the second year in a row Ketton-based marketing company OlsenMetrix Marketing will be sponsoring and exhibiting at the Peterborough B2B Exhibition.
Education reaches new heights at Houghton School
03/10/2016
Mick George provide funding to Houghton Primary School to build a new outdoor ‘treehouse’ style classroom.
14 accountants from Aston Shaw climb 24 peaks in 24 hours challenge for EACH Charity
30/09/2016
On the weekend of 24-25 September, accountants from East Anglian Accountancy firm, Aston Shaw headed to the Lake District to undertake the firm's most challenging charity event yet - all in support of local children's charity, EACH and their Nook Appeal.

BCC: Evidence, not politics, must guide National Living Wage growth
30/09/2016
The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) today publishes a survey of businesses, which shows that just over a third of companies (34%) have had to increase their wage bills since the introduction of the National Living Wage (NLW) in April 2016.
Employee rights could be reduced post-Brexit, says employment law specialist
30/09/2016
Brexit will almost certainly lead to a reduction in employee rights, according to one of the city’s leading employment law specialists.
Seeking the next Women in Leadership 2017
30/09/2016
Our successful Women's Leadership Programme has opened its application for the first programme of 2017 and will be taking place in January and March 2017.
Arthur Rank Hospice Charity celebrates a momentous year
29/09/2016
Final Celebration Evening held before hospice moves to new home.

Downing College wins special recognition award for unique Bed and Breakfast service
29/09/2016
A Cambridge College is celebrating being the first winner of a new award from Cambridge BID for its outstanding Bed and Breakfast service.
Local accountants sponsor Business Development category at Hunts Post Business Awards
29/09/2016
George Hay Chartered Accountants, which has offices in Biggleswade, Letchworth and Huntingdon, is sponsoring the Business Development category at the Hunts Post Business Awards 2016.
Local charity wants to hear ‘What makes you proud of Peterborough?’
29/09/2016
What do you like about the local environment in Peterborough? What change do you want to see happen? How can the city and surrounding areas be improved?
Minister visits Cambridge Regional College on 'best practice' tour
29/09/2016
The Minister of State for Apprenticeships and Skills, Robert Halfon MP, visited Cambridge Regional College yesterday as part of a whirlwind tour to find out more about best practice in further education, apprenticeships and skills.
Sleep rough for charity
29/09/2016
YMCA Cambridgeshire launch Sleep Easy 2016 to raise money for vulnerable young people.
Sponsor a child to experience the magic of Panto this Christmas
29/09/2016
YMCA Cambridgeshire offer local business leaders the chance to attend this year's Pantomime, and to sponsor a child from a deprived background in Peterborough.
YMCA October Holiday Club
29/09/2016
YMCA Cambridgeshire & Peterborough in partnership with Anglian Water are pleased to announce after a successful Summer Holiday we will be proud to launch of YMCA October Holiday Club at Rutland Water.
Cross Keys Homes provide nearly 400 of Peterborough's 624 Lifetime Homes
28/09/2016
Cross Keys Homes is proud to be working alongside Peterborough City Council to deliver more than half the accessible Lifetime Homes for the city.
Opportunity Peterborough celebrates Enterprising Britain awards success
28/09/2016
Economic development company Opportunity Peterborough has been highly commended in the Enterprising Britain awards for its unique approach that has transformed the confidence of the city.
Spooke galore in Ely this halloween
28/09/2016
Ghost and ghoul lovers will be treated to two spooktacular ghost tours in Ely in the lead up to Halloween.
The Cambridge to help more self-employed borrowers
28/09/2016
The Cambridge has launched two new mortgages for borrowers who have recently chosen self-employment.
Are tattoos a taboo when it comes to telling job candidates ‘You’re Hired’?
27/09/2016
With employers being warned they could be missing out on top staff because they are rejecting candidates with tattoos, leading law firm Buckles Solicitors LLP has some advice.
Entries invited for
27/09/2016
Peterborough Cathedral is inviting keen amateur photographers of any age, from 10 years old right through to adults, to 'get snapping' and enter their pictures of 'Peterborough Cathedral at night' in a free competition.
Glittering Gala Dinner raises over £320,000 for Addenbrooke’s Hospital
27/09/2016
On Friday 9 September, 550 guests raised over £320,000 at a glittering Gala Dinner at Trinity College to celebrate Addenbrooke’s Hospital’s 250-year anniversary.
New Director for Domino’s laser business
27/09/2016
Domino Printing Sciences, based at Bar Hill, has appointed Michael Wöhrmann as Director of its Laser business.
Non-Executive Directors needed for Cambridge Live
27/09/2016
Can you bring vision and drive to build on the strong foundations set by Cambridge Live in its first year?
Rapidox 1100 oxygen gas analyser sale
27/09/2016
Cambridge Sensotec sale marks the end of the manufacture for the traditional Rapidox design, making way for the introduction of the newly redesigned Rapidox 1100.
Team Luminus out in force for Ramsey clean-up
27/09/2016
As part of Luminus’ continued commitment to giving something back to the local community, Luminus employees volunteered their time and gave up their Saturday to take part in the Ramsey Clean-Up.
The Green Business Network teams up with accreditation scheme Investors in the Environment
27/09/2016
Investors in the Environment (iiE), the green accreditation scheme for organisations throughout the UK, is delighted to have formed a new partnership with The Green Business Network.
Tis the season of mists and mellow fruitfulness...and tackling new training courses
27/09/2016
With apologies to John Keats, Autumn at Cambridge Network is the time to energise yourself and boost your career by learning something new. Look into some forthcoming Learning Collaboration courses to see what grabs your interest.
Best Employers Eastern Region initiative features on Mustard TV
26/09/2016
Ahead of the Best Employers Eastern Region conference and awards on Thursday 6 October, Lynn Walters from Pure and Margaret Burnside from eras ltd were invited on Mustard TV's Business Extra show to explain more about the initiative.
Compliance update from Strutt & Parker
26/09/2016
As farmers face changing regulations and paperwork deadlines Ed Trotter, from farm business agency Strutt & Parker, considers some of the compliance issues to take into account this autumn.
Rawlinsons staff raise £8,500 in 75th anniversary charity challenge
26/09/2016
Staff at city accountancy firm Rawlinsons have completed their 75th anniversary challenge - which has raised £8,500 for local charities, exceeding their £7,500 target.
Preparing activities for 2017
23/09/2016
Business Women's Sector setting out its plans for 2017.
The fastest growing cyber security company celebrate their grand opening
23/09/2016
Pentesec celebrate their grand opening following a recent move to a larger dedicated office and website re-launch.
Eighteen Cambridge teams trade their day jobs for an evening raising funds for new Arthur Rank Hospice
22/09/2016
The Stockmarket Challenge 2016 took place at the Cambridge Union this week.
Introducing our tempting new Autumn and Winter menu at Trinity Hall
22/09/2016
Experience fine dining at its very best at Trinity Hall - perfect for both corporate entertaining and private dining.
Digital Clicks to help charities get active on digital
21/09/2016
Calling all charity and non-profit projects - register yourselves for a free day of digital marketing expertise.
Fun to be had at first Health and Happiness Day
21/09/2016
Dance classes, korfball and a climbing wall are just some of the activities planned for the East Cambridgeshire Health and Wellbeing Partnership’s flagship Health and Happiness Day.
Property Pedal Power - research shows cycling can be good for house prices
21/09/2016
The amazing success of Team GB's cyclists helped boost the UK's staggering Olympic medal count and highlighted how pedal power is great for Britain, according to new research by Bidwells.
AHF donates sofas to new Cathedral Visitor Centre
20/09/2016
The new Cathedral Visitor Centre took delivery of two sofas and a coffee table this morning (20 September), kindly donated by the Peterborough based furniture and carpet retailer, AHF.
BCC: Businesses in the dark on Apprenticeship Levy
20/09/2016
On the day that business, government, and education leaders gather in London for the BCC’s Business and Education Summit, the British Chambers of Commerce publishes a survey of businesses that shows a lack of clarity among businesses over the government’s apprenticeship funding reforms, including the Apprenticeship Levy.
Collaboration between two local charities calls for 'Bags of Help' with voting from Peterborough residents
20/09/2016
This autumn sees a fantastic collaboration between two local charities: Sue Ryder Thorpe Hall Hospice and Peterborough Environment City Trust (PECT).
Expanding Northamptonshire video production company adds more global brands to portfolio
20/09/2016
Having recently enlarged it's team, Thrapston-based elDRAW Creative Media's extensive business development efforts have resulted in the recent production of corporate videos for recognised global brands including Wilkinson Sword and NOCCO.
Local leaders are developing the skills they need to scale up business
20/09/2016
A dozen Cambridge business leaders have reached the halfway mark in the first ever Cambridge Network School for Scale-Ups, reporting that they are using the skills they've learned and making good use of the connections they have made.

Registration now open for the Ely Festive 5K
20/09/2016
Festive fun runners encouraged to sign up early for 5K, as Hospice prepares to move to brand new £10.5 million facility.
Britain’s businesses are fat and lazy? Not in Cambridgeshire Dr. Fox!
19/09/2016
When Secretary of State for International Trade Liam Fox called out Britain’s businesses for being fat and lazy, he certainly made the wrong diagnosis in Cambridge.
Courier Company Cambridge named High Growth Business of the Year
19/09/2016
The Courier Company Cambridge, an award-winning, same-day and next day delivery company from Foxton, Cambridge, has been crowned winner of the High Growth Business of the Year in the East of England heats of the Chamber Business Awards 2016.
Digital Clicks to help charities get active on digital
19/09/2016
Cambridge based digital marketing agency, Digital Clicks, is launching a new initiative to support and help charities and community projects utilise digital marketing channels to be more effective.
Work Club attendance increases throughout Peterborough
19/09/2016
Support is being offered to individuals by Cross Keys Homes to improve employability skills, and reduce dependency on welfare benefits.
Can you help Marco smash another target for Macmillan?
16/09/2016
Local charity fundraiser Marco Sementa is continuing his tireless efforts to raise vital funds for Macmillan to help fund their amazing work supporting people fighting cancer and offering support to their families, with current funds raised standing at £3,360.
Careers fair helps Peterborough residents
16/09/2016
Over 1,000 job seekers were able to meet local employers, find out what support and training opportunities are available, and browse real jobs thanks to a careers fair last week.
SOS Children's Villages wins 2016 Princess of Asturias Award for Concord
16/09/2016
SOS Children's Villages has been awarded the 2016 Princess of Asturias Award for Concord, a prestigious recognition bestowed by the Royal Family of Spain.
A new website is set to boost tourism to Ely
13/09/2016
A new website designed to showcase the gems of Ely has been launched by the town’s tourism ambassadors.
On the spot recruitment at Mick George open day
13/09/2016
Mick George Ltd means is on the look out for emerging local talent to fill numerous vacancies that have arisen following the recent success of the company.
Solicitors poised for the starting line of Peterborough half marathon
13/09/2016
With just a month to go, staff from law firm Buckles Solicitors are preparing to pound the streets around Peterborough to raise funds for their chosen charity.
Aston Shaw releases new mobile app
07/09/2016
Aston Shaw has released a new and improved mobile application for both apple and android devices, which boasts a number of great new features.

The Cambridge supports ‘Remember A Charity Week’
07/09/2016
The Cambridge Building Society will be once again supporting Remember A Charity Week, which starts on Monday 12 September.
First Aid course fees slashed to help more train in life-saving skills
06/09/2016
Cambridge Regional College has cut the cost of its day-long first aid course for the workplace to just £85 to encourage more people to train in emergency life-saving skills.
Free tours of Ely's landmarks to celebrate its history and heritage
06/09/2016
A host of Ely’s historic landmarks will open their doors to the public free of charge as part of the National Heritage Weekend (9-11 September).
MHA MacIntyre Hudson advances in the Top 20 national rankings
06/09/2016
Accountancy firm MHA MacIntyre Hudson has moved up in the Accountancy Age Top 50 + 50 annual survey, advancing from 17 to 16, based on its statistics for 2016.
Recruitment Specialists polkadotfrog aim to crack the office dress code with T.M. Lewin
06/09/2016
polkadotfrog office advice on office dress code.
Embassy closure during Eid al-Adha
05/09/2016
The Egyptian British Chamber of Commerce will be closed for Eid al-Adha.
Lark Energy Commercial appoints new Managing Director
05/09/2016
Bourne (Lincolnshire) based Lark Energy has appointed Neil Dallamore as Managing Director of its Lark Energy Commercial division.

The Wildlife Trust BCN’s Workplace Fundraising Challenge
05/09/2016
If you and your colleagues want an entrepreneurial challenge - one which will also make a difference for local wildlife - then get involved and get fundraising for the Chambers’ Charity of the Year!
Charity dinner to celebrate 20 years of fundraising for NSPCC
02/09/2016
A charity dinner to celebrate two decades of local fundraising for the NSPCC will welcome sporting legend and motivational speaker Kriss Akabusi MBE as its special guest.
Cooking up a storm at 32Red Newmarket open weekend
02/09/2016
Taking place on Saturday 17 and Sunday 18 September, the 32Red Newmarket Open Weekend will once again incorporate the popular Food and Drink Festival, positioned at the Rowley Mile Racecourse, now in its second year.
Dr David Starkey to open new Visitor and Learning Centre at Peterborough Cathedral
02/09/2016
Historian and broadcaster Dr David Starkey will officially open the new Visitor and Learning Centre at Peterborough Cathedral on Saturday 10 September, at 2.00pm.
Green accreditation scheme iiE calls for organisations and individuals to get involved with national Zero Waste Week
02/09/2016
National Zero Waste Week runs from Monday 5–Friday 9 September 2016 and green accreditation scheme Investors in the Environment (iiE) is calling for organisations and individuals to get involved!
Marshall of Cambridge event to support innovation at Addenbrooke’s
02/09/2016
Innovation will be top of the agenda at a special Business in Action for Addenbrooke’s networking event, hosted by Addenbrooke’s Charitable Trust (ACT) on Wednesday.
Premier Travel renews Cambridge United sponsorship with new scheme
02/09/2016
Premier Travel is supporting Cambridge United for the second year with football fans in mind.
St Neots marketing business named in Small Business Saturday UK’s ‘Small Biz 100’ for 2016
02/09/2016
Keystone Marketing in St Neots has been named among the 100 small businesses in the UK to be celebrated by Small Business Saturday, the campaign that culminates in the UK’s dedicated day for small businesses on 3 December.
Community Connections arrives in Cambridgeshire to help people get a job
01/09/2016
An exciting new project to help those furthest from work back into employment is due to be launched in Cambridgeshire in late autumn 2016.
DSM Group announce new partnership
01/09/2016
Business continuity specialist DSM Group is delighted to announce a new three-year partnership with BGL Group.
Negative outlook from farmers revealed in MHA Survey
01/09/2016
Following on from previous surveys at LAMMA and Cereals, MHA MacIntyre Hudson in association with MHA – the national association of independent accountancy practices - has produced a snapshot survey - taken shortly before the EU referendum - of attitudes in farming today, based on a sample of over 100 visitors to the MHA stand at Cereals 2016.
Larkfleet currying favour for Indian solar steam project
31/08/2016
Bourne-based Lark Energy, part of The Larkfleet Group of Companies, has entered a UK government-sponsored competition for funding to build a mobile version of its solar thermal system to deliver renewable heat and power in rural India.
Cambridgeshire Special Constabulary Employer Supported Policing Scheme
30/08/2016
Cambridgeshire Constabulary promotes the Employer Supported Policing Scheme (ESP).
Golf Day secures hole in one for Air Ambulance
30/08/2016
East of England based Streets Chartered Accountants, a top 40 accountancy practice, hosted their fifth annual Charity Golf Day last month raising £5,500 for the Air Ambulance.
Larkfleet strengthens sales team with new appointment
30/08/2016
Bourne-based housing and development company Larkfleet Homes has strengthened its sales team with the appointment of Samantha Hart as head of sales.
TV licencing
26/08/2016
Upcoming law change to TV licences from 1 September.
18 cccountants from Aston Shaw to climb 24 peaks in 24 hours for EACH Charity
25/08/2016
This September, accountants from East Anglian Accountancy firm, Aston Shaw will be heading to the Lake District to undertake one of the UK's most difficult endurance challenges - all in support of local Children's charity, EACH.

City’s Eco Education Framework recognised internationally with award
25/08/2016
Local charity Peterborough Environment City Trust (PECT) is delighted to have won an international Green Apple award for Environmental Best Practice 2016, which was given for its bespoke Peterborough Eco Framework.
Cross Keys Homes contracts 500 new homes in one year
25/08/2016
Cross Keys Homes has contracted over 500 new homes for local people in need of good quality affordable homes over the past 12 months alone - marking its busiest growth year to date.
Electric ‘Shock’ as Mick George Ltd venture out
25/08/2016
The ‘current’ cannot be stemmed as the power surge at Mick George Ltd continues.
Free Pension Guidance
25/08/2016
Free pension guidance from the UK Government is now available through out Cambridgeshire to help you and your teams make sense of their own or their company pension provision.
Hundreds of vacancies available for city's job seekers
25/08/2016
Jobseekers in Peterborough have a fantastic opportunity to apply for a wide range of jobs thanks to a forthcoming jobs fair.
Swavesey Village College students celebrate record GCSE results
25/08/2016
Students at Swavesey Village College are celebrating some of their best ever GCSE results, with an 80 per cent success rate and record performances in a number of core subjects.
Cross-Sector Trade Mission to the Philippines
24/08/2016
The British Chamber of Commerce Philippines (BCCP) is organising a Trade Mission for British Companies on 18–20 October 2016.
Garden transformation is complete thanks to Mick George Ltd
24/08/2016
To celebrate the launch of its new Home and Garden product range, Mick George Ltd ran a competition providing members of the public in its operating area, with the opportunity to win a Garden Makeover to the value of £10,000.
Helen Hick of Larkfleet Homes wins prestigious award
24/08/2016
Helen Hick, joint Managing Director of Bourne-based Larkfleet Homes, has won a prestigious title at the recent International Business Awards - known informally as 'The Stevies'.
Local charity footie mission is 'kicking up' a storm for Macmillan
24/08/2016
Current funds raised exceeds £2.5k after 10 charity matches - but Marco hopes to raise even more for Macmillan Cancer Support.
Sports Meets Business
24/08/2016
On 11 October the Slovenian Chamber of Commerce will be receiving a trade mission from UK.
Dardan Security expands across East Anglia
23/08/2016
East Anglia’s largest security solutions provider, Norwich-based Dardan Security, is expanding its business across the region with new offices in Cambridge and Peterborough.
Luminus announced as a National Business Awards finalist
23/08/2016
Luminus has been shortlisted for the 2016 Lloyds Bank National Business Awards in two categories, The Lloyds Bank Positive Social Impact Award and The Howard Kennedy Employer of the Year Award.
Something for everyone at Cambridge Network's September Jobs Fair
23/08/2016
If you're in the market for a job, a career move or a change of direction, Cambridge is the place to be. Find out why at Cambridge Network's Jobs Fair on Friday 16 September.
Why do newly qualified accountants now have more power over their salary?
23/08/2016
The latest salary and recruitment survey from Pure has shown that the demand for newly qualified accountants, in both commercial and practice, is escalating across our region.
BCC: Surge in trade documentation before EU referendum
22/08/2016
There was a surge in the volume of trade documentation issued in the second quarter of 2016 - before the EU referendum - the latest Quarterly International Trade Outlook (QITO) from the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) and DHL has shown.
Bidwells’ Heritage Team doubles in size
22/08/2016
Leading Property Consultancy Bidwells’ new Heritage Team, which was launched earlier this year, has already doubled in size in order to manage its growing work portfolio.
Has the EU referendum affected your business? Please complete our latest quarterly economic survey
22/08/2016
We're really keen to find out how the EU referendum may have influenced your company's recruitment decisions and investment intentions over the last three months, and our latest quarterly economic survey is now live.
Lynne Williams appointed as new interiors manager
22/08/2016
Flora-Tec are delighted to welcome Lynne Williams to the team.
Shake up your September with real tennis
19/08/2016
Living Sport are working with Cambridge University Real Tennis Club and the Tennis and Rackets Association to give workplaces a chance shake up their September with Real Tennis.
Calling Cambridgeshire local businesses… Are you Disability Confident?
18/08/2016
Local Cambridgeshire MPs Heidi Allen and Daniel Zeichner are hosting a free business networking event.
Help for SMEs employing Apprentices
18/08/2016
SME businesses across Cambridgeshire can benefit from funding for the recruitment of an apprentice.
Local companies support Addenbrooke’s Breast Cancer Appeal
18/08/2016
Neaves & Neat recruitment consultancy and Mr Hugh’s rapeseed oil are supporting this year's Addenbrooke's Breast Cancer Appeal to help screen one more patient every day.
Preparing young people for the world of work
18/08/2016
Companies across Cambridge and South Cambridgeshire are working with Form the Future to prepare students for the world of work.
Arthur Rank Hospice therapists join six others and prove the sky's the limit when it comes to raising funds
17/08/2016
Three brave therapists from Arthur Rank Hospice's clinical team will be joining a fundraising colleague and five other intrepid Hospice supporters at the Charity's 'Sky's the Limit Dive Day' next month.
Memory walk raises its most funds yet
17/08/2016
Arthur Rank Hospice's 2016 Star Shine Stroll raises over £50,000.
Gold support for Innovation
16/08/2016
KISS are pleased to announce that they will be sponsoring the Innovation Leaders Conference this year, for the third year running.
Chamber condemns City Deal consultation as being a whitewash
15/08/2016
Hear why we believe, following a meeting with the City Deal executive board last week, they're not planning to take any notice of the ongoing consultation.
Monthind Clean LLP opens new administration hub in Gorleston
15/08/2016
East Anglia's leading cleaning company, Monthind Clean LLP, has opened a new administration hub in Gorleston


More business mentors needed
11/08/2016
Form the Future is seeking business mentors to help inspire the next generation and get young people ready for work.

Larkfleet hot for mexican solar steam demonstration project
10/08/2016
Bourne-based Lark Energy, part of The Larkfleet Group of companies, has applied for funding to test its revolutionary renewable solar thermal system in Mexico.
Volunteer needed for a one day festival Celebration of Youth Day
10/08/2016
On Saturday 20th August at Peterborough Cathedral Square, young people from across Peterborough will be showcasing their skills and talents at the first YMCA Celebration of Youth Day. They are looking for cheerful volunteers to help run this fantastic event, before and on the day.
Lasting Powers of Attorney - Practical tips on how to choose your attorneys
09/08/2016
Hewitsons share their expert advice on how to choose the right attorneys to make important decisions on your behalf.
New networking packages launched at Newmarket Racecourses
09/08/2016
Newmarket Racecourses has created some exciting new all-inclusive packages suitable for every type of business networking.
Outstanding safety award for Cambridge Regional College
09/08/2016
Cambridge Regional College has been awarded an Order of Distinction in the RoSPA Health and Safety Awards - one of just four colleges in the country to receive the top honour.
Something for everyone at Cambridge Network's September Recruitment Event
09/08/2016
If you're in the market for a job, a career move or a change of direction, Cambridge is the place to be. Find out why at Cambridge Network's Recruitment Event on Friday September 16th.
Be prepared for planned telecoms changes
08/08/2016
Farmers and landowners should be aware of changes to compulsory purchase powers and telecoms leases under proposed reforms, says land agency Strutt & Parker.
Check wayleave payments
08/08/2016
Landowners should check they are receiving the correct wayleave payments, says land agency Strutt & Parker.
Larkfleet Homes expands with two new senior appointments
08/08/2016
Bourne-based housing and development company Larkfleet Homes has extended its land and planning team with two new appointments which will help to cement its reputation as a successful housing developer with expertise in developing larger sites.
Sally says free business training and one-to-one support was The Bea’s Teas
08/08/2016
Two Councils are urging local people to book onto a series of free business support workshops after the latest dates were announced.
Local suppliers wanted
05/08/2016
Mick George Ltd are looking to extend their Home & Garden product range.
Wysing Arts Centre sponsorship opportunity
05/08/2016
Wysing is seeking an in-kind loan of equipment or cash donation for a forthcoming exhibition.
Amanda Goodman lined up to open first charity shop for Great Shelford
04/08/2016
Arthur Rank Hospice to open Charity shop two miles from new home.
Food Business Breakfast date announced
04/08/2016
The date for a major business networking event for the food sector has been announced by Roythornes Solicitors.
Heritage open weekend at Peterborough Cathedral
04/08/2016
Cathedral opens hidden places during Heritage Open Days the weekend of 10-11 September.
Nick's 100-mile cycle ride raises over £1k for Arthur Rank Hospice Charity
03/08/2016
A Cambridgeshire recruitment consultant has raised over £1,000 for the Arthur Rank Hospice Charity (ARHC) by completing the gruelling Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100 on Sunday 31 July.
Ophiux - Solo exhibition by Joey Holder
03/08/2016
Wysing Arts Centre presents a new immersive installation and film by Joey Holder.
Gill from Linguagloss tackles first triathlon in memory of a friend
02/08/2016
Gill Searl is tackling her first triathlon as a tribute to her friend and neighbour Rob Longhurst.
Larkfleet Homes in line for housebuilder of the year hat trick
02/08/2016
Larkfleet Homes has been shortlisted for the 'Housebuilder of the Year 2016' title in the Building Awards - opening the possibility of the company picking up a hat trick of three such awards this year.
Scarlet Pimpernel expected in Cathedral Cloisters on 25 August
02/08/2016
The mysterious Scarlet Pimpernel is expected to appear in the Cloisters of Peterborough Cathedral on Thursday 25 August when Boxtree Productions present their swashbuckling outdoor theatre show at 7.00pm.
Sign up now to boost your skills this autumn with Cambridge Network's Learning Collaboration
02/08/2016
Hit the ground running after your summer holidays by boosting your skills with a course from Cambridge Network's Learning Collaboration.
East Anglian recruitment firm polkadotfrog offer advice on office dress code
01/08/2016
Recruitment Specialists polkadotfrog aim to crack the office dress code with T.M. Lewin.
Expert advice on managing the disciplinary process
01/08/2016
Best practice and advice offered at the recent Disciplinary Process event, organised by the Chambers' HR and Recruitment Sector.
Leading local law firm opens joint City of London offices
01/08/2016
Buckles Solicitors LLP is celebrating the opening of a new joint office in London – celebrating the firm’s legal offering both locally and further afield.
Free seminar on 'Why do I need a Power of Attorney?'
29/07/2016
Find out what Powers of Attorney are and why they are so important at a free informative seminar hosted by Clayburn Court Care Home and Hegarty Solicitors.
The Cambridge Roar raises £16,000 for Arthur Rank Hospice and extends their support until the end of 2018
29/07/2016
Fabulous festival raises funds for Arthur Rank Hospice and promises the support will continue.
Cambridge Regional College sponsors Cambridge B2B 2016
28/07/2016
Cambridge Regional College is sponsoring one of the region's biggest business to business networking events - the Cambridge B2B exhibition 2016.
Celebration of Youth Day - Corporate Engagement and Marketing Opportunities
28/07/2016
YMCA Cambridgeshire & Peterborough invite local business to get involved and support young people in the community taking up sponsorship opportunities at our upcoming Celebration of Youth Day on Saturday 20 August.
Nick gears up for 100-mile charity bike ride in aid of Arthur Rank Hospice Charity
28/07/2016
Nick Culley, senior managing consultant at our Cambridge office, will be tackling the Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100 this weekend to raise money for Arthur Rank Hospice Charity (ARHC).
A Royal celebration: Luminus pays tribute to Queen’s birthday at special conference
27/07/2016
Luminus, the eastern region’s most inspirational employer, honoured the Queen’s 90th birthday with a number of special tributes at its unique company conference.
Brexit update on immigration
27/07/2016
While future immigration requirements cannot be predicted, there are some actions that companies and individuals should consider right away, says IPM Global Mobility.
Business Growth Enabler appointed in Fenland
27/07/2016
NatWest is pleased to announce the appointment of Evelyn Grieves as the Business Growth Enabler for the Fenlands.
Cathedral seeks volunteers for new Visitor Centre
27/07/2016
Peterborough Cathedral is looking for friendly and outgoing volunteers to help out at the new Visitor and Learning Centre which will open in the Precincts on 10 September.
Charity dinner to celebrate 20 years of fundraising for NSPCC
27/07/2016
A charity dinner to celebrate two decades of local fundraising for the NSPCC will welcome sporting legend and motivational speaker Kriss Akabusi MBE as its special guest.
GreenCity strategically acquires cloud solutions provider
27/07/2016
Peterborough based GreenCity Solutions has recently completed the strategic acquisition of Huntingdon based Quest Cloud Solutions Ltd.
Kick-start your career in travel with the Premier apprenticeship scheme
27/07/2016
Local independent travel agent launches new apprenticeships scheme.
Prioritise your Twitter activity with Twitter lists
27/07/2016
Sara Drawwater of Something Beckons shares her Twitter tip of prioritising your conversations and relationship building efforts.
Wrightway Health expand into Cambridge
27/07/2016
Wrightway Health is expanding into Cambridge with the launch of a new Occupational Health clinic.
‘100% would recommend’ local logistics company
26/07/2016
Local logistics and warehousing specialist, Masters Logistical, recently commissioned an independent marketing company to conduct a customer feedback survey and were delighted with the responses they received.
Ferguson Financial shortlisted for national award
26/07/2016
The team at Peterborough-based Ferguson Financial Solicitors are celebrating this week after being shortlisted for the Turnaround Restructuring and Insolvency (TRI) Awards.
New Spanish speaking solicitor to strengthen law firm’s international offering
26/07/2016
Leading law firm Buckles is continuing to strengthen is international offering, with the appointment of a new Spanish-speaking solicitor.
Cambridge Businesses come together to support Citystay at their Summer Party
25/07/2016
On Tuesday 19 July, the sun shone brightly on Citystay's Summer Party at Madingley Hall.
Finding a good graduate training programme
25/07/2016
Are you a graduate looking for a great way to start your career? Here's Pure's top five tips on finding a good graduate recruitment programme.
Have your say on buildings of interest around East Cambs
25/07/2016
On 1 August East Cambridgeshire District Council are launching a public consultation to hear your views on their draft ‘Buildings of Interest’ register.
Imagine.... life in a new home in Eye
25/07/2016
Larkfleet Homes has opened a 'stunning' new show home for visitors at the Parson's Prospect development in Eye, Cambridgeshire.
New Cambridge Cluster Map data tool offers accurate insight into growth of the sub-region
25/07/2016
A new data tool that accurately maps the growth of the Cambridge sub-region over time and reveals the true extent of the success of the ‘Cambridge Phenomenon’ has been created and launched by Cambridge Ahead in partnership with Barclays, working with the Centre for Business Research (CBR) at the University of Cambridge.
Showcasing outstanding achievements in St Neots
25/07/2016
St Neots Community and Business Awards 2016 are open for entry.
The Cambridge recognises the region’s best community magazines
25/07/2016
Local magazine editors, writers and publishers were rewarded for their hard work and commitment to their community at the 17th annual Community Magazine Awards, hosted by The Cambridge Building Society at Cambridge United Football Ground.
Domino appoints new director
22/07/2016
Domino Printing Sciences, based at Bar Hill, has appointed Tim Paul as Global OEM Development Director.
Have an Impact on healthcare in your region
22/07/2016
Local people are being invited to help shape the future of hospice care in the region.
Jump on the Park & Ride this summer for fun-filled family days out…and take THREE kids for FREE!
22/07/2016
Cambridge Park & Ride is launching a new summer promotion, in association with Visit Cambridge and Cambridge BID, aimed at providing affordable, fun-filled family days out during the school summer holidays.
Search is on for Accumulator Challengers
22/07/2016
Papworth Trust is recruiting local companies to demonstrate their creativity and entrepreneurial spirit to help raise funds for the organisation's invaluable work.
The Cambridge wins Best Regional Building Society award for the third time in a row
22/07/2016
Customers have named The Cambridge Building Society as the Best Regional Building Society in the coveted What Mortgage Awards 2016.
Aston Shaw's Brett Manning shortlisted in the Practice Excellence Awards 2016
21/07/2016
Aston Shaw are pleased to announce that Brett Manning, Assistant Client Manager, has been shortlisted for the Practice Excellence Awards in the category Trainee of the Year.
New Chair and Vice-Chair to lead the Business Women’s Sector
21/07/2016
Karen and Rachael take over the reigns to lead the Business Women's Sector.
Trinity Hall welcomes Vikki Barcroft to the Conference and Events team
21/07/2016
Trinity Hall are delighted to welcome Vikki Barcroft to the team in her new role as Deputy Conference and Events Manager at Trinity Hall.
Cambridge companies given in-road to £3.3 billion Saudi market
20/07/2016
Exporters will be turning their attention to the Saudi market at a special event taking place in Cambridge next week.
Foam-filled fun at the region's first ever Bubble Rush
20/07/2016
650 people take part in fundraising 5k for Arthur Rank Hospice Charity and Huntingdon Gymnastics Club.
Larkfleet solar steam patent creates renewable power investment opportunities
20/07/2016
Bourne-based Lark Energy, part of The Larkfleet Group of Companies, has been granted a UK patent for a revolutionary renewable solar thermal system.
Peterborough Businesses Showcased
20/07/2016
Workshop success to help business think about growth, entering new markets or diversifying.
Cambridge energy efficiency champion welcomes Greg Clarke appointment
19/07/2016
Energy efficiency champion, Peter Thom, has welcomed the Prime Minister’s move to bring together business and energy efficiency policy with the appointment of Greg Clarke to the Cabinet in the newly created role of Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS).
Is devolution good for business? Have your say here
19/07/2016
Business views needed to shape the debate on a possible devolution deal for Cambridgeshire and Peterborough.
Lark Energy powers Swindon community solar farm
19/07/2016
A unique project built by Bourne-based Lark Energy, part of The Larkfleet Group of Companies, has started to generate renewable power - and make money for the residents of Swindon.
Over £8k raised for EACH at the Moët and Chandon July Festival
19/07/2016
The going was good at the Moët and Chandon July Festival, Newmarket Racecourses’ summer highlight, as racegoers helped to raise valuable funds for a local children’s charity.
Greenwoods Solicitors LLP are sponsoring the Town Bumps
18/07/2016
Greenwoods are delighted to be sponsoring the Cambridgeshire Rowing Association Town Bumps again this year.
Join ‘Team Anna’s Hope’
18/07/2016
Calling all runners and fun runners to join ‘Team Anna’s Hope’ in the 2016 Perkins Great Eastern Run.
Accredited International Trade training courses now available in Peterborough
15/07/2016
In September The Chamber will be offering the nationally-accredited Foundation Award in International Trade qualification in Peterborough.
Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue make good use of disused college facilities
15/07/2016
Firefighters have been heading back to college in Wisbech to take up a unique training opportunity at the College of West Anglia.
Students to use their skills to refurbish Thorpe Hall
15/07/2016
Original features at a Peterborough landmark are set to undergo painstaking refurbishment thanks to a team of students from the College of West Anglia (CWA).
The Cambridge hosts free first time buyer event
15/07/2016
The Cambridge Building Society will be hosting an informal evening event for first time buyers this month (July) in central Cambridge.
Responsible sourcing certification for Mick George Group
14/07/2016
Mick George Group has achieved certification against the requirements of the BES 6001 Framework Standard for its Ready Mix Concrete following an independent assessment by BSI.
Retirement planning
14/07/2016
Planning for a happy and comfortable retirement? Don't let the taxman benefit says Buckles Solicitors
BCC Quarterly Economic Survey: Sub-par UK economic growth even prior to EU Referendum
12/07/2016
The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) Quarterly Economic Survey – Britain’s largest and most authoritative private sector business survey, based on over 8,200 responses from firms in Q2 2016 – suggests that UK economic growth was uninspiring in the run-up to the EU Referendum.
Cambridge Network breakfast events focus on protecting business secrets
12/07/2016
Breakfast events organised by Cambridge Network this month focus on a critical topic for businesses large and small: how to protect your business secrets and intellectual property.
Let's get visual....
12/07/2016
Hannah Coetsee, Marketing Executive of Conscious Communications shares her knowledge of using Pinterest, Instagram and YouTube.
Newmarket Racecourses celebrate the best of British this weekend
12/07/2016
Following on from a record breaking Moët and Chandon July Festival, Newmarket Racecourses looks forward to celebrating the best of British this weekend.
Plan ahead and book a September course now
12/07/2016
Before you head off for your summer holiday, why not think about how you can improve your career prospects this autumn? Cambridge Network's Learning Collaboration offers a number of useful training courses in September which will help you do just that.
Team Arthur needs you - an hour of your time means such a lot
12/07/2016
Recruitment drive at Arthur Rank starts today until Tuesday 26 July.

50 yarn bomb hearts help raise money and awareness of Love Your NEW Hospice appeal for Arthur Rank
11/07/2016
Chris Barker from the Arthur Rank Hospice at Home team raises funds for her 50th birthday.

College of West Anglia holds topping out ceremony for new University Centre
11/07/2016
Construction work is nearing completion on the new University Centre at the College of West Anglia (CWA) King’s Lynn Campus, situated on Tennyson Avenue.
Free event to inspire business growth in Peterborough
11/07/2016
Businesses in Peterborough will receive specialist advice on the funding and support available to facilitate business growth at a free event taking place in the city on Wednesday.
Free summer lunchtime music at Peterborough Cathedral
11/07/2016
City visitors and workers are invited to enjoy free live music at lunchtime in the beautiful surroundings of Peterborough Cathedral.
Softwerx confirms its quality employer status with Investors In People award
11/07/2016
Cambridge-based IT services and support business, Softwerx, is proud to announce that it has been awarded the Investors In People Standard for another three years.
Launch of Great British High Street competition 2016
08/07/2016
High Streets Minister Marcus Jones has called on communities across the country to enter their villages, towns and cities into the Great British High streets competition 2016.
Ready for Rio? Peterborough Cathedral Holiday Club takes up Olympic theme
08/07/2016
This summer Peterborough Cathedral is offering a week of fun and games for children aged 7 to 11 years.
Battery storage offers diversification opportunity
07/07/2016
Efforts to shore up future electricity supply offer farmers and landowners a diversification opportunity, says land and property agency Strutt & Parker.
Bridge the Gap opens for early birds registrations as it reaches its fifteenth year
06/07/2016
Registrations for the special walk through Cambridge's College Gardens are now open.
Buckles teams up with Italian law firm to open joint offices in London
05/07/2016
Buckles Solicitors is building on its established reputation in Spanish and French law by joining forces with an Italian law firm in a new strategic alliance.
Cambridge Network breakfast events focus on protecting business secrets
05/07/2016
Breakfast events organised by Cambridge Network this month focus on a critical topic for businesses large and small: how to protect your business secrets and intellectual property.
Cambridge Roar delivers promise of returning Bigger, Louder and Prouder
05/07/2016
Fabulous festival of events a success once again.

Council invites residents of East Cambs to Barton Road exhibition
05/07/2016
A public exhibition is to be held by East Cambridgeshire District Council at Ely Library in order to explain plans for the proposed Barton Road development.
Dramatic increase in worldwide exports despite political upheaval
05/07/2016
Exports from Cambridgeshire companies exceeded £47million in June 2016 – almost double the value of the same month the previous year.
Government urged to show leadership and inspire
05/07/2016
The UK’s most influential business groups have joined forces to call on the government to demonstrate strong leadership and inspire confidence across the business community.
Top of the leaderboard
05/07/2016
Fulbourn Centre and Fulbourn Arts set sights high and exceed their fundraising target for Arthur Rank Hospice.
Triumphant Cambridge Network team pedals 60 miles for cancer charity
05/07/2016
Tired but triumphant, a team from Cambridge Network successfully completed a 60 mile cycle ride from London to Cambridge on Sunday - raising more than £1000 for Breast Cancer Now, the UK's largest breast cancer charity.
Cambridge's Open Studio artists put their hearts into new Hospice
04/07/2016
Artists exhibiting with Open Cambridge throughout July, lend their talents to #LoveYourNEWHospice appeal.
Conscious Communications with designs on Cambridge
04/07/2016
Cambridge-based public relations and marketing agency, Conscious Communications, has launched an in-house design team with the appointment of Alan Beeson as Senior Designer.
New District Leisure Centre given the green light
04/07/2016
Members of East Cambridgeshire District Council have agreed to build the proposed new District Leisure Centre at Downham Road, subject to receipt of £1.5m grant funding from Sport England.
Peterborough businesses to receive expert HR and legal advice
04/07/2016
Businesses in Peterborough will receive expert HR and legal advice on how to manage the disciplinary process at a special event taking place in the city on Thursday.
Local Cross Keys Homes' resident stars in national PlaceShapers film
01/07/2016
Local resident, Kerry Mason is featured in a new national film and study called WE WORK which shows how her housing association Cross Keys Homes helped her into work.
Premier Travel celebrates 80 years of history with exclusive holiday prizes
01/07/2016
Premier Travel Cambridge branch is giving away 80 prizes in 80 days to celebrate 80 years in travel.
£5,000 raised at May Ball celebrating close of Cambridge Rugby Union Football Club's season
30/06/2016
A sparking evening of celebration and fundraising for the Arthur Rank Hospice's new home.

Acquisition of land for commuter car park
30/06/2016
East Cambridgeshire District Council has purchased land close to Ely railway station with the aim of providing additional car parking spaces for commuters.
An introduction from i2Track Ltd
30/06/2016
New Chamber i2Track Ltd introduce their company and how their portable tracking device could add value and protection to your business security and logistics.
Big Yellow donates essential space for Hospice new build
30/06/2016
A huge space-filling thank you to new Cambridge storage facility.
Buckles Solicitors makes key appointment to family law team
30/06/2016
Buckles Solicitors has made a key appointment to its growing family law department.
New direction needed by City Deal Executive Board
30/06/2016
The Chamber has released a critique that poses the question of the legality of the Cambridge Access and Capacity Study - the study upon which the Cambridge City Deal is proposing solutions to the city’s congestion problem.
Pure wins global award for its internal communication system
30/06/2016
Pure has been presented with a global award in recognition of its outstanding track record of using its company intranet system to enhance its internal communications.
Rio 2016 Olympics ticket fraud
30/06/2016
Action Fraud has advised of issues with Rio 2016 Olympics tickets.
The Great British Gardening Products Showcase
30/06/2016
The British Chamber of Commerce in the Czech Republic invites British suppliers of garden products to the The Great British Gardening Products Showcase on 20 October 2016 in Prague, Czech Republic.
75 charitable acts to mark Rawlinsons’ special anniversary
29/06/2016
City accountancy firm Rawlinsons is celebrating its 75th anniversary by embarking on 75 charitable acts in 75 days – including ‘going to the dogs!’
Call for start-ups: Pitchfest
29/06/2016
Are you an ambitious business looking to secure funding to drive innovation? Pitchfest East is a highly-focused training and investor showcase delivered by the Enterprise Europe Network in partnership with the Knowledge Transfer Network (KTN) and hosted at St John's Innovation Centre, Cambridge.
Egyptian Chamber closures
29/06/2016
Further documentation delays likely as the Egyptian Chamber closes for Eid holidays.
Local business backs motor vehicle student of the year
29/06/2016
Local hardware suppliers AT Johnson yesterday presented Wisbech student Liam Carey as the College of West Anglia’s motor vehicle student of the year.
Mark wins Apprentice of the Year final
29/06/2016
A Cambridge Regional College apprentice has won a nationwide competition to find the brightest trainee electrician in the country.
Opportunity for driven graduate to start their professional recruitment career with Pure
29/06/2016
Regional recruitment consultancy firm Pure is looking for an ambitious and driven professional to join its Graduate Training Programme at one of the firm's four offices in Norwich, Ipswich, Cambridge or Chelmsford.
Youngsters inspired by multi-award winning brokerage service
29/06/2016
A pioneering Peterborough-based skills brokerage service has been awarded a Gold Global Best Award for the Europe region for a second consecutive time.
Carry on learning with Cambridge Network's Learning Collaboration and boost your career
28/06/2016
Learning is always a good thing, look into upcoming courses from Cambridge Network's Learning Collaboration to see how you can improve your skills and boost your career prospects.
High profile local organisations working together
27/06/2016
Mick George secure partnership with the University of Cambridge.
Local MP attends The Marbrook Centre
27/06/2016
The Marbrook Centre welcomes local MP, Jonathan Djanogly, on Care Home Open Day.
Omnis Software launches Free Community ERP Software
27/06/2016
Small businesses urged to think about business management software as Omnis Software launch free software package for SMEs.
Update on origin documents following the referendum result
27/06/2016
Following the referendum result to leave the EU, we can confirm there are no immediate changes to the issuance of either EU Certificates of Origin or HMRC preference documents.
Reaction to the EU referendum
24/06/2016
The Chamber has reacted to the results of the EU referendum.
When it pays to take advice
24/06/2016
Hewitsons were instructed on an estate where the deceased had made a homemade codicil to a professionally drafted Will.
TEAM ARTHUR gets off to a great start
23/06/2016
Cambridge provides a special backdrop for Hospice campaign video viewed by more than 20 thousand.
Arthur Bear celebrates his first birthday and launches Jam Jar Superstar!
22/06/2016
It was a special celebration at Arthur Rank Hospice yesterday (Tuesday 21 June) as the Charity’s mascot Arthur Bear celebrated his first birthday.
CRC leads the way in STEM
22/06/2016
Engineering and Computing students helped bring science to schools with a series of hands-on workshops at STEM Team Duxford, attended by hundreds of pupils from across the region.
Join Road Victims Trust for a fantastic sponsored cycle relay
22/06/2016
The Road Victims Trust are looking for cyclists to join their team for a fantastic sponsored cycle relay through the Vosges region of France in September.
Mick George Ltd roll out new City Safety Vehicles
22/06/2016
Mick George Ltd, having recently implemented numerous 'Road Safety' initiatives specifically targeting rural areas of its operating regions has now switched attentions to focus on the counties 'Urban' neighbours.
Moving from In-house to Agency
22/06/2016
Danielle Amos has just made the move from in-house to agency PR at KISS PR.
Cambridge Network team gets in the saddle for cancer charity
21/06/2016
An intrepid team from Cambridge Network sets forth on Sunday 3 July to cycle 60 miles from London to Cambridge and raise money for Breast Cancer Now, the UK's largest breast cancer charity.
Keystone Marketing select charity of the year
21/06/2016
Keystone Marketing in St Neots have chosen Wintercomfort for the Homeless as its charity of the year; working to support men and women who are homeless or at risk of losing their home.
Labourtech to connect with the community at Ely Independents’ Day
21/06/2016
Visit Labourtech as they showcase their services at Ely Independents’ Day in July.
School visit strengthens Domino links with local community
21/06/2016
A Bar Hill-based company is demonstrating its commitment to the community by inviting pupils from a local school to make an educational visit to its headquarters.
Tame your computer at Cambridge Network networking breakfast
21/06/2016
The next Cambridge Network Breakfast Networking session on Thursday 30 June will not only help you master your computer, but will help you understand how to protect yourself from online threats.
‘Lunch and Learn’ sessions at Thorpe Hall
20/06/2016
Businesses are being offered the opportunity to discover how to support local charities at tailored ‘Lunch and Learn’ sessions.
Domino Printing Sciences appoints Global Marketing Director
20/06/2016
Domino Printing Sciences has appointed Paul Doody as Global Marketing Director, based at its Bar Hill headquarters.
Don’t let summer get over heated if you are coping with a fragile relationship
20/06/2016
With a new study claiming that a one in five UK couples are considering breaking up – for many, the long summer break can add to the stress, says Buckles.
Innovative maths and science fair returns to Newmarket with a bang!
20/06/2016
Newmarket Racecourse to host this years Big Bang Fair Eastern.
Keynote speakers revealed for Cambridge Roar B2B exhibition
20/06/2016
Keynote speakers from industry and academia have been lined up for this year's Cambridge Roar B2B exhibition.
Experience Christmas at Trinity Hall
17/06/2016
We LOVE Christmas at Trinity Hall - be the first to take a look at our Christmas dining menu and drinks packages guaranteed to get you in the festive spirit.

Get to know Greenwoods Solicitors LLP
16/06/2016
Greenwoods are delighted to launch our new 'About us' video.
Consumer tech expert joins KISS
15/06/2016
Kiss are pleased to announce the appointment of Danielle Amos to the role of Senior Account Executive.
Domino tastes success in The EDP Awards at Drupa 2016
15/06/2016
A Bar Hill-based company is celebrating winning a prestigious international accolade at the leading exhibition for the global printing industry.
Number of job opportunities in Essex increases for the first time since the recession
15/06/2016
The number of job opportunities available in Essex has continued to increase for the first time since the recession, according to the latest salary and recruitment report by Pure.
Peterborough businesspeople voice their support for PayFair - but larger companies hold back
15/06/2016
Scores of smaller businesses are now signed up to the PayFair campaign, but representatives of Peterborough's larger businesses have yet to show their support.

Uniformed services celebration at Ramnoth Road
15/06/2016
Students from the College of West Anglia King’s Lynn and Wisbech campus have been involved in the annual Challenge day, which this year also celebrated the official opening of the assault course at the campus on Ramnoth Road, Wisbech.
Cambridge BID invite you to their summer business event and AGM
14/06/2016
Workplace parking levies and peak-time road closures on the agenda at Cambridge BID's summer business event and AGM.
City's charity conference succeeds for sixth year
14/06/2016
The city's charity conference, organised by accountancy firm Rawlinsons, attracted over 150 delegates from the charity sector on Tuesday 7 June.
IT, book keeping and social media named as most desirable skills
14/06/2016
Pitman training reveals the top five transferable skills that add value to careers and CVs.
Join East Anglia's growing network of Best Employers
14/06/2016
East Anglia's top employers will be announced on 6 October at the next Best Employers Eastern Region event, an ongoing initiative run by Pure and eras Ltd to support the development of local organisations, boost the regional economy and to celebrate the region's fantastic businesses.
Organisations in East Anglia are starting to pay more to attract and retain high calibre employees
14/06/2016
Salaries across East Anglia are starting to increase as the job market becomes more competitive, according to the latest salary and recruitment report by Pure.
Peterborough Cathedral window shortlisted in national competition
14/06/2016
A photo of the Becket Chapel window, with a glimpse of Peterborough Cathedral seen through it, has been shortlisted by a panel of judges as being one of the best views in the East of England.
£230k local community investment from Mick George Ltd
13/06/2016
The latest application stage for the current round of Mick George Community Funding has now been decided with seven local projects awarded financial backing as part of its commitment to the Landfill Communities Fund.
Chamber President recognised in Queen's birthday honours
13/06/2016
Local businessman Iain Crighton has been awarded an MBE in the Queen’s birthday honours list.
Counterfeit cheques scam
13/06/2016
Action Fraud (National Fraud Intelligence Bureau) has notified us of a counterfeit cheques scam.
Ain't no mountain high enough for Bidwells – intrepid challenge with a difference
10/06/2016
More than a dozen people from the Bidwells Project Management Team took part in a hazardous fund-raising event to raise money for the Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB).
Charity cycle ride clocks up £12,000 for NSPCC in Peterborough
10/06/2016
Local supporters of the NSPCC got on their bikes to help raise £12,000 by taking part in the charity’s annual sponsored bike ride around Rutland Water.
Peterborough dragon boat spectacular this Saturday 11 June!
09/06/2016
Over 500 people will be taking to the water at the 18th spectacular Peterborough Dragon Boat Festival this Saturday.
Peterborough Greyhound Stadium teams up with City accounting firm
09/06/2016
The Peterborough Greyhound Stadium are proud to announce a new business partnership with well-established City accountancy firm Rawlinsons.
Survey to help benchmark local salary levels
09/06/2016
Businesses in Greater Peterborough are being encouraged to take part in the 20th annual Anne Corder Recruitment Salary Survey to help benchmark themselves against local competitors.
Ancient stones winched to ground level at Cathedral
08/06/2016
There were a few tense moments at Peterborough Cathedral on Monday (6 June) when three ancient stones were winched over 30 feet down into the Nave.
Cambridge Bid are recruiting
08/06/2016
Cambridge Bid are looking to recruit a Business Support Executive.
Webinar: IT opportunities in Chile
08/06/2016
The British Chilean Chamber of Commerce have organised a webinar to coincide with the Chilean Information & Technology Association Trade Mission to the UK 20-24 June.
Founding Partner at THE Courier Company Cambridge becomes Fellow of IoC
07/06/2016
Founding business partners, Richard England, has recently been confirmed as Fellow of the Institute of Couriers.
How to approach the touchy subject of leaving someone out of your Will
07/06/2016
Inheritance is something of a taboo subject for the majority of us, leaving us feeling uncomfortable when faced with talking about making a Will.
June's Cambridge Network courses focus on leadership, product management and training skills
07/06/2016
Leadership, product management and training skills are the subjects of courses this month from Cambridge Network's Learning Collaboration.
Mick George Ltd wins National Tipper Award
07/06/2016
Only a few months after being recognised in the Sunday Times Fast Track 100, Mick George Ltd are at it again, winning the Tipper Haulier of the Year Award at the National Tip-ex and Tank-ex Gala Dinner.
Aston Shaw has ACCA Approved Employer Status extended to 2021
06/06/2016
Aston Shaw has managed to retain the highly sought-after status of 'Platinum Approved ACCA Employer' for a further six years - the highest award possible.
CRC expands its apprenticeship team
06/06/2016
Cambridge Regional College is expanding its apprenticeship business team in response to a boom in demand for apprentices.
CWA Technology joins with leading painting and decorating supplier to form Brewers Academy
06/06/2016
The College of West Anglia technology department, based at the Wisbech Campus on Ramnoth Road, has joined with Brewers Decorator Centres to form a new academy for painting and decorating students.
Possible documentation delays during Ramadan
06/06/2016
During the holy month of Ramadan the Arab-British Chamber of Commerce will adopt shorter working hours.
A summer of music gets underway at Peterborough Cathedral
03/06/2016
A jazz concert in the Portico outside Peterborough Cathedral is the opening act in a series of recitals at 6.30pm on Thursdays, from 9 June until 14 July.
Cambridgeshire Community Fair 2016 only a few days to go!
03/06/2016
The annual Cambridgeshire Community Fair, organised by local charity, Cambridgeshire ACRE, is taking place on Tuesday 7 June 2016 at the Burgess Hall in St Ives.
University of Cambridge students awarded Bidwells prize
03/06/2016
Students at the University of Cambridge have been presented with a Bidwells prize for their winning coursework project in real estate.
£12k raised for local charities as Pure's Ipswich anniversary campaign reaches halfway point
02/06/2016
East Anglia's Children's Hospices is the latest charity to benefit from the 10-year anniversary campaign organised by the team at Pure's Ipswich office.
Five key business benefits of employee volunteering
02/06/2016
Wednesday 1 June marked the start of Volunteers' Week, an annual celebration of the fantastic contribution made by the millions of UK volunteers who spend time supporting individuals, communities and the environment we live in.
New Global Chairman appointed to PROI Worldwide
02/06/2016
KISS is delighted to welcome Richard Tsang as the new Global Chairman of PROI Worldwide.
River race charity challenge looms for oar-some solicitors
02/06/2016
Preparing to do battle with other businesses – oar-some rowers from Buckles Solicitors are gearing up for this month’s Peterborough Dragon Boat Festival.
Bidwells team takes part in gruelling 12 peaks in 12 hours charity challenge
01/06/2016
An intrepid team from Bidwells took part in a gruelling challenge to scale 12 peaks in the Lake District in just 12 hours and raised more than £7,000 for East Anglia's Children's Hospices (EACH).
Charity fundraising event in Stamford
01/06/2016
Strutt & Parker Stamford office organise rounders tournament and hog roast in aid of the Sebastian Coe Charitable Foundation.
Peterborough Cathedral gets digging
01/06/2016
A community archaeological dig will take place in the Precincts of Peterborough Cathedral, Wednesday 22 June – Sunday 3 July 2016.
The Bubble Rush is 5K of fast, frothy, fun – get ready for the RUSH!
01/06/2016
A unique event in Huntingdon, on Sunday 17 July open to all ages and abilities, where adults can be big kids too!
Larkfleet's Lark Energy expands into new premises
31/05/2016
Lark Energy - the award-winning provider of renewable energy solutions for industrial, commercial, housing and mixed-use developments - has expanded into new premises.
Mark is Apprentice of the Year finalist
31/05/2016
A Cambridge Regional College apprentice is in the finals of a nationwide competition to find the brightest trainee electricians in the country.
Pure proud to sponsor Employer of the Year category at EDP Business Awards
26/05/2016
Pure are delighted to be sponsoring the Employer of the Year category at the Eastern Daily Press (EDP) Business Awards 2016.
275 jobs secure following acquisition of Cambridge cleaning firm
25/05/2016
Monthind Holdings Ltd, the parent company of Monthind Clean LLP, has announced the acquisition of Cambridge-based commercial cleaning contractor Atkins Gregory.
Considerate Contractors Awards
25/05/2016
Celebrating construction success at this years Considerate Contractor Awards.
Last call for businesses to inspire the future generation
25/05/2016
Businesses are invited to showcase their organisation to the future workforce by securing a free stand at the East of England Careers Show on Friday 15 July.
Pure delivers free career advice session for Colchester accountancy students
25/05/2016
Students studying for accountancy qualifications at the Colchester Institute were given a free career advice session from Pure.
The Importance of Gas Detection
25/05/2016
Cambridge Sensotec summarise the importance of Gas Detection.
Thorpe Hall art week attracts national artists
25/05/2016
Artists including Liz Kerner, Anne Smart and Glyn Plumb have pledged their time to lead workshops at the 13th annual Art Week being staged at Thorpe Hall this summer.
#TeamARHC raises over £107,000 in 12 months
24/05/2016
An incredible year for our trekkers, runners, walkers, cyclists, skydivers and ultra-challengers at Arthur Rank Hospice Charity.

A special thank you to local supporters of Your Hospice Lottery
24/05/2016
More than half a million pounds raised for Arthur Rank Hospice Charity by Your Hospice Lottery supporters.
A Taste of the Continent in Ely this Bank Holiday Weekend
24/05/2016
A taste of the continent is coming to Ely this Bank Holiday weekend with the return of the Continental Market on Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holiday Monday, 28 - 30 May.
Addenbrooke’s Rocks! A concert celebrating 250 years of saving lives
24/05/2016
Hospital staff, ACT staff and musician Mat Bayfield with his girlfriend Kelly Pritchard, joined together for an impromptu ‘performance’ on the roof of Addenbrooke’s Hospital to launch a new event – ‘Addenbrooke’s Rocks!’.
Domino directors awarded engineering accolade
24/05/2016
Domino Printing Sciences, based at Bar Hill, is celebrating the appointment of two of its directors as Fellows of one of the UK’s leading engineering institutions.
Mick George Ltd takes Gold
24/05/2016
Local business Mick George Ltd has chalked up another accreditation, having been awarded ‘Gold’ in the Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme (FORS).
New video asks Peterborough to #payfair
24/05/2016
A new video has been launched this week, backed by numerous Cambridgeshire businesses asking their fellow companies to pay each other fairly.
Peterborough Eleven 30 Series Snooker
24/05/2016
Amber Dew Events and Lord Russell Baker are proud to present two of the world's biggest snooker stars in one of the biggest grudge matches ever
Sales and leadership skills are the focus of Cambridge Network training courses next month
24/05/2016
Forthcoming training from Cambridge Network's Learning Collaboration includes courses to help you develop selling skills or to cultivate leadership behaviours.
Sod cutting ceremony held at site of new affordable homes
24/05/2016
A sod cutting ceremony has taken place at Park Lane development in Eastfield to celebrate construction work commencing by Lindum to build 16 new affordable homes for Cross Keys Homes.
Why a culture survey could be the best thing for your business
24/05/2016
Pure Resourcing Solutions offer three reasons why surveys are good for your business.
Independent Cambridgeshire Travel Agent takes over Wish You Were Here Travel
23/05/2016
Premier Travel has taken over ownership of Wish You Were Here Travel Agency in St Neots, following the recent sale of the travel agency to The Premier Group.
Karl Hick of Larkfleet shortlisted for prestigious 'Green' award
23/05/2016
Karl Hick, CEO of The Larkfleet Group of Companies, has been shortlisted for the prestigious 'Leader of the Year' category in the BusinessGreen Leaders Awards.
Last call for businesses to inspire the future generation
23/05/2016
Businesses are invited to showcase their organisation to the future workforce by securing a free stand at the East of England Careers Show on Friday 15 July.
Local events gain support from local business Mick George Ltd
23/05/2016
Mick George has four funding rounds each year to help a number of smaller community initiatives that require assistance.
Ferguson Financial Solicitors expands team to meet growth
21/05/2016
Local legal firm, Ferguson Financial Solicitors, has hired two new people as part of its ongoing expansion.
Facts about Chemical Etching
20/05/2016
The chemical etching process is highly popular across a multitude of industries, read how processes at Qualitetch can help your business.
The key to effective marketing collateral
20/05/2016
Sarah Brereton, Director of Limewash Media & Design Ltd shares the key points to effective marketing collateral.

Arthur Rank Hospice Charity goes shopping for Volunteers' Week
19/05/2016
Arthur Rank Hospice Charity's shops and online retail operations are on the search for new recruits to help the charity ahead of Volunteers' Week.
Cross Keys Homes announces new initiative to help its most vulnerable tenants.
19/05/2016
Cross Keys Homes has partnered with the local charity DrinkSense to help its most vulnerable tenants.


Larkfleet adds weight to EU letter
18/05/2016
The Larkfleet Group of Companies has added its name to an open letter being sent to politicians by Building magazine.
Larkfleet Homes to support 'New Homes Week'
18/05/2016
Larkfleet Homes is backing 'New Homes Week', organised by the Home Builders Federation, which runs from 16-22 May.
Promotions for solicitors at leading local law firm
18/05/2016
Hegarty Solicitors in Peterborough announces the promotion of three of its experienced solicitors.
Providing opportunities to learn at work increases employee engagement
18/05/2016
Pure Resourcing Solutions shine the spotlight on the importance of an active learning and development culture within the workplace.
We're recruiting for the role of Executive Assistant
18/05/2016
We’re looking for a full-time Executive Assistant to provide support to our Chief Executive, based in our Histon office (Cambridge).
'Cranebridge' - innovation raises city to new heights
17/05/2016
In a recent survey, Bidwells has shown that Cambridge is towering ahead in the development stakes with 50 cranes spread across the city.
75 charitable acts to mark Rawlinsons' special anniversary
17/05/2016
City accountancy firm Rawlinsons is celebrating its 75th anniversary by completing 75 charitable acts in 75 days - starting on 1 June.
Bag a £1,000 prize fund courtesy of Mick George Ltd
17/05/2016
Mick George Ltd, in association with Cambridge News, is launching its 'Bag of Gold' campaign in which they are providing local sports clubs and community projects with the opportunity to win £1000.
Breakfast networking is on the move
17/05/2016
The Cambridge Network team is ringing the changes for its popular breakfast networking events, altering venues and times to attract as many members as possible.
Communicate with confidence and across cultures
17/05/2016
The ability to communicate effectively is a vital skill for anyone in business: you need to be able to think on your feet, and also to relate to others, even across cultural boundaries.
CRC looks to business community for new Governor
17/05/2016
Cambridge Regional College is looking to the business community to help fill a vacancy on its governing board.
£10,000 garden makeover up for grabs from Mick George Ltd
16/05/2016
Business is booming at local company Mick George Ltd as the business continues to move in to new markets.
Brooklands National Colleges’ competition
16/05/2016
Students at the College of West Anglia have ‘delivered outstandingly’ at an annual national uniformed services competition, placing in more activities than any other team.
Green Travel Hub to launch at Cambourne Business Park
16/05/2016
Friday 20 May will see the launch of a new Green Travel Hub at Cambourne Business Park, offering vital services and equipment to make life easier for its enthusiastic green commuters.
Larkfleet Homes to support 'New Homes Week'
16/05/2016
Bourne-based housebuilder Larkfleet Homes is backing 'New Homes Week', organised by the Home Builders Federation, which runs from 16-22 May.
Malaysia looks to Peterborough for smart city lessons
16/05/2016
A delegation of Malaysian smart city consultants recently visited Peterborough to gain insight into the smart initiatives which led to the award of World Smart City 2015.
Aston Shaw appoints ex-Financial Director to open corporate finance division
13/05/2016
In a competitive move to enhance Aston Shaw's service offering, highly experienced Finance Director, Justin Lavery, has been appointed to head up the firm's new corporate finance department.
Harvey Cooke has been appointed as a Director of Arbicon
13/05/2016
Arbicon are pleased to announce that Mr Harvey Cooke has been appointed as a Director and hope you will support him in his new position.
Hewitsons’ solicitor takes up Great China Wall Challenge for Alzheimer's Society
13/05/2016
Amy Wallhead, a private client solicitor for law firm Hewitsons, has taken up the challenge of walking the Great Wall of China to raise money for Alzheimer’s Society.
PAB celebrates Colchester opening
13/05/2016
Award-winning languages business PAB Translation Centre has opened a second UK office in Colchester.
Ruling on national affordable housing exemption overturned
13/05/2016
Court of Appeal overturns High Court ruling on national affordable housing exemption.
BBC Countryfile’s Tom Heap to speak at Peterborough conference
12/05/2016
The BBC Countryfile and Radio 4 Costing the Earth presenter Tom Heap will be taking centre stage at the RECycling Of Used Plastics Conference on Thursday 29 September at the KingsGate Conference Centre, Peterborough.
Best Employers Eastern Region Tips for getting your employees on board
12/05/2016
If you have not yet started your Best Employers Eastern Region 2016 survey or if you are about to roll it out to your teams, we have some innovative suggestions designed to engage and motivate your teams.
Big winnings at the Big Pitch 2016
12/05/2016
Two College of West Anglia students have finished runners-up in the Big Pitch 2016, held in Cambridge on 4 May, bringing home significant funding for their home-grown business venture aiming to improve care services in Norfolk.
Data and workflow specialists appoint KISS
12/05/2016
PhixFlow has appointed KISS to act as their PR agency.
Sutton Parish Council to host Business Forum
12/05/2016
East Cambridgeshire District Council (ECDC) will be supporting a business forum organised by Sutton’s Parish Council on Thursday 19 May 2016.
Work to improve the A1 and A47 around Peterborough
12/05/2016
Work to improve the A1 and A47 is being done in numerous locations across the space of a fortnight.
Cambridge marketing agency Stanton Shallcross acquires digital specialist Provoke Me
11/05/2016
Cambridge advertising, marketing and digital agency, Stanton Shallcross has acquired local digital marketing and social media experts, Provoke Me in a move to grow and expand their reach throughout the region.
Cambridgeshire Workplace Wellbeing offer
11/05/2016
Free Health and Wellbeing Events for Cambridgeshire and Peterborough employers.
Chamber reaction to the approval of the A14 upgrade
11/05/2016
The Chamber has reacted to the news that the £1.8billion upgrade project for the A14 in Cambridgeshire has been approved by the Secretary of State for Transport, Patrick McLoughlin.
Huntingdonshire Regional College blaze a trail for new apprenticeship standards
11/05/2016
Huntingdonshire Regional College shared its pioneering journey in delivering new Digital Industry Apprenticeship Standards to a national audience of 78 delegates from Further Education colleges and independent training providers.
Northants charity helps Peterborough Cathedral with large donation
11/05/2016
A Northamptonshire charity, The Phillips Trust, has presented a cheque for £15,000 to Peterborough Cathedral to support the new Visitor and Learning Centre in the Precincts, and other aspects of the Peterborough 900 Campaign.
Premier Travel in Cambridge serves up a treat for customers
11/05/2016
Premier Travel unveils new afternoon tea partnership with Harriet’s Café Tearooms.
Work gets underway at new development site in Woodston
11/05/2016
A new development site which is set to provide 45 affordable homes in New Road, Woodston is progressing well following the start of the brickwork stage.
Xanthos identified by Google as a Top 30 UK digital agency for exclusive business coaching
11/05/2016
From 30,000 Google Partners across the UK, Xanthos has been handpicked by Google as one of the top 30 leading digital marketing agencies to attend its advanced business coaching program.
Brilliant Thinking made easy with Cambridge Network's Learning Collaboration
10/05/2016
Anyone in business who needs to build their confidence and capability in helping and influencing others with their questions, insights and ideas will benefit from next month's Brilliant Thinking Made Easy.
Cambridgeshire businesses respond to EU snap poll
10/05/2016
The Chamber has released the results of a snap poll, conducted over the last five days, asking businesses how they would vote if the EU referendum was held tomorrow.
Leading house-builder speaks out for Europe
10/05/2016
The boss of one of the country's leading housebuilders has entered the political debate over the EU referendum.

Leading law firm helping national charity to tackle the taboo of dementia
10/05/2016
Buckles Solicitors is urging people living with dementia to legally prepare themselves and their loved ones for the future.
Locals get closer to Wildlife courtesy of Mick George Ltd
10/05/2016
Local business Mick George Ltd has helped create a new ‘visitor hub’ at RSPB Fen Drayton Lakes nature reserve
Peterborough Business GreenCity Solutions moves in to the energy market
10/05/2016
GreenCity Solutions, a locally based business who provide efficiency through IT and Telecoms Solutions to businesses nationally are taking their experience of utility negotiation to the energy market.
Urgent Alert:
10/05/2016
Action Fraud have announced that within the past 24 hours a number of businesses throughout the UK have received extortion demands from a group calling themselves ‘Lizard Squad’.
Anton Du Beke and Erin Boag dance and delight at Arthur Rank Hospice fundraising evening
09/05/2016
Splendid evening with Strictly raises in excess of £10,000 for new hospice home.
Cambridge recruitment consultant gears up for a Brutal Midnight Marathon in aid of charity
09/05/2016
A recruitment consultant from Pure Resourcing Solutions has signed up for a challenge described as being 'harder than marine training' to raise money for the charity Delete Blood Cancer UK.
Cambridgeshire Community Fair 2016 fast approaching
09/05/2016
The annual Cambridgeshire Community Fair, organised by Cambridgeshire ACRE, is now only five weeks away.
Larkfleet invests in future of construction industry with intake of apprentices
09/05/2016
Bourne-based house-builder and development organisation Larkfleet Homes continues to invest in the future of the construction industry with its latest intake of young apprentices.
Rapleys achieves Investors in People (IIP) accreditation
09/05/2016
Property and planning consultancy Rapleys is delighted to announce that it has achieved the Standard Award for Investors in People following a recent assessment.
Students to begin testing new enterprise game
09/05/2016
Students at Cambridge Regional College will begin testing an innovative new enterprise game this summer, alongside fellow students across Europe.
Businesses get ready to put Stamford first
06/05/2016
Stamford Chamber of Commerce is giving local businesses the opportunity to debate what they believe the town needs to ensure its economy continues to grow.
Ely economy set to benefit from free business growth event
06/05/2016
Businesses in Ely will receive expert advice on how they should be looking to grow over the next 12 months at a special event being held as part of Ely Cathedral’s Celebration of Business.
Rapleys expands to Birmingham with Bartlett Property acquisition
06/05/2016
Rapleys, the property and planning consultancy, announces the acquisition of commercial property advisory and surveying firm Bartlett Property.
Brand new Bubble Rush comes to Huntingdon in July with Huntingdon Gymnastics Club and Arthur Rank Hospice Charity
05/05/2016
Arthur Rank Hospice Charity and Huntingdon Gymnastics Club have joined forces to bring a unique family-friendly 5K to Huntingdon's riverside in July.
City law firm saddles up to support charity cycle ride this summer
05/05/2016
Law firm Buckles Solicitors are saddling up to sponsor one of the area’s biggest sporting charity events later this year – the 2016 NSPCC cycle ride.
Latest consumer tech win for KISS
05/05/2016
Pet lifestyle specialist, SureFlap has appointed KISS as its PR agency.
The challenges of sending employees to work abroad -  An interview with Alan Bentley of IPM, and Sarah Lockett, The Business Debate
05/05/2016
Successfully sending employees to work abroad for months or years at a time, perhaps with their families, requires relocation or Global Mobility services. The process has to be carefully managed, and tax, Social Security and immigration rules need to be complied with.

Bringing the Internet to India
04/05/2016
The internet is a key part of Kiss Digital Account Executives day, here Sarah explores what it is like in India where the internet is only just being introduced to a large percentage of the population.

Less than 100 places left for Hospice's Star Shine Stroll 14 May memory walk
04/05/2016
Arthur Rank Hospice Charity's twilight memory walk on Saturday 14 May has proved especially popular this year with limited places remaining.

Pure exhibit at the Ely Cathedral Business Group Celebration of Business
04/05/2016
Pure resourcing Solutions (Pure) will be present at the Ely Cathedral Business Group 'Celebration of Business' held from 13-16 May at the cathedral.
Come and meet your future employer at Cambridge Network's Jobs Fair on Friday
03/05/2016
Actively looking for a job? Or maybe you fancy a change of direction in your career? Whatever your aspirations, come along to Cambridge Network's Jobs Fair this Friday 6 May (12.00-3.00pm) to meet some of the region's most attractive employers.
Demand for Cambridge office space remains strong
03/05/2016
Take up hits new levels in the office market – but the demand for more space still stands strong, Bidwells data reveals.
Expert to give tips on using the media
03/05/2016
Local journalist, editor and PR consultant Mike Holland of OlsenMetrix Marketing will be telling Stamford business people how to gain coverage in the press and to make use of social media.
How Leicester City Kept It Simple, Stupid
03/05/2016
KISS's armchair football pundit, Alex Larkinson, wonders what PR can learn from the greatest achievement in the history of the game.

Luminus employees shine in Young Leaders Competition
03/05/2016
The Young Leaders Award showcases the rising stars of the future and Luminus is delighted that not just one, but two of its employees have made the final.
Pure sponsors the next EASCA welcome event for recently qualified chartered accountants
03/05/2016
Pure are proud sponsors of the next East Anglian Society of Chartered Accountants (EASCA) welcome event, which will be held on Friday 6 May to celebrate its recently qualified members.
Understand the power of marketing
03/05/2016
Interested in understanding the power of marketing and how it can improve company performance? A one day course from Cambridge Network's Learning Collaboration will give you the fundamental knowledge you need.
May concert of opera favourites by Lisa Kennedy will honour her husband's life
28/04/2016
Concert on 7 May will also raise money for Arthur Rank's Hospice at Home service.

New electric wheels for local charity!
28/04/2016
The independent charity Peterborough Environment City Trust (PECT) has gained a new way to travel around the city and surrounding areas.
Tech and R&D occupiers create new city centre cluster in Cambridge
28/04/2016
According to Savills, take-up of office space in the centre of Cambridge has increased in the past six months marked by a flurry of sub 10,000 sq ft (929 sq m) transactions.
Celebrate the office's unsung heroes this Administrative Professionals Day
27/04/2016
Today (Wednesday 27 April) is known as Administrative Professionals Day, the perfect opportunity to recognise and celebrate the work of secretaries, PAs and all types of administrative assistants working all over the world.
Dragon’s den day at CWA proves a success for Anglian Water’s @one Alliance
27/04/2016
Pioneering students at the College of West Anglia have been shaping the future of the Anglian Water @one Alliance Project Lifecycle Management (PLM).
HMRC tax rebate scam
27/04/2016
eCops have sent an email on behalf of Action Fraud (National Fraud Intelligence Bureau) regarding the latest tax rebate scam.
Leading law firm celebrates a number of key promotions
27/04/2016
Buckles Solicitors is celebrating a number of promotions across the business – confirming its position as a leading local law firm.
New partnership strengthens support on offer to Peterborough entrepreneurs
27/04/2016
Opportunity Peterborough has formed a new partnership deal with Enterprise Nation that will bring a wealth of new business resources to Peterborough entrepreneurs, further strengthening the support already available in the city.
The Government 'calls for evidence' on non-compete clauses
27/04/2016
The Department for Business, Innovation & Skills has plans for a 'call for evidence' on non-compete clauses.
Bidwells and VINCI Construction UK host Contractors vs Consultants charity rugby match in Cambridge
26/04/2016
Following the success of last year's inaugural Contractors vs Consultants rugby match, more than 25 local construction companies will once again take to the field for a charity event with a difference – a game of full-contact rugby.
Biology masterclass for scientists at Cambridge Regional College
26/04/2016
Leading biologist Professor Helen Skaer, Emeritus Professor of Developmental Biology at Cambridge University, delivered a masterclass to students at Cambridge Regional College.
Cross Keys Homes is building for the future
26/04/2016
Peterborough's largest housing association is already one year through its major development programme which will see at least 400 new homes built each year by 2020.
Green Heat honoured for championing energy efficiency
26/04/2016
Cambridge energy efficiency specialist, Peter Thom, has been crowned Regional Energy Efficiency Champion of the Year for the Eastern Region in this year’s East of England Energy Efficiency & Retrofit Awards.
Luminus earns eighth consecutive International Safety Award
26/04/2016
Luminus has earned its eight consecutive International Safety Award, clearly demonstrating their continued commitment to the health, safety and wellbeing of their workforce.
Mick George Ltd announce new charity of the year
26/04/2016
Mick George Ltd has selected the Addenbrooke’s Charitable Trust (ACT) as its charity of the year.
Mick George Ltd open up account for Addenbrooke’s fundraising
26/04/2016
Cambridge United sponsors, Mick George Ltd and Sepura, battle it out for charity.
Softwerx makes new connections at the Hunts Business Fair
26/04/2016
On Thursday 21 April, Cambridge-based IT services and support company, Softwerx joined over 100 other exhibitors at the Huntingdonshire Business Fair at Wood Green Animal Shelter, Huntingdon.
Countdown to Cambridgeshire Community Fair 2016 begins
25/04/2016
The annual Cambridgeshire Community Fair will be taking place on Tuesday 7 June 2016 at the Burgess Hall in St Ives.
Arthur Rank Hospice Charity trekkers visit the Mayor's Chamber having raised £21,291.63
21/04/2016
Trekkers are thanked after taking on the sand-swept plains of the world's hottest desert for Arthur Rank Hospice.
Best Western Plus Orton Hall Hotel & Spa nominated for an award
21/04/2016
Best Western Plus Orton Hall Hotel & Spa in Peterborough, one of the hotels in the Abacus group, has been nominated in the category of Best Individual Hotel for Groups.
Digital marketer joins KISS
21/04/2016
KISS has hired a new digital guru to join the account services team.
New low-cost homes in the Peterborough area
21/04/2016
Cross Keys Homes to offer low-cost home ownership in Oundle.
CSE deliver new reporting system
20/04/2016
Cambridge Software Engineering (CSE) successfully deliver a new Reporting Solution for The CEL Group (C.E.L)
Don't miss out on the chance of a sponsored place on our Women's Leadership Programme
20/04/2016
Time is running out to nominate a talented woman working at a local, deserving organisation for a special sponsored place on Pure's highly successful Women's Leadership Programme.
Leading law firm helping other solicitors to get connected through new service
20/04/2016
Buckles Solicitors have launched a new bespoke service to allow other law firms and professionals, locally and across the UK, to tap into its niche legal offerings.
Luminus Ferry Project’s Job Fair attracts over 300 local people
20/04/2016
Luminus Ferry Project, an award-winning social enterprise and registered charity that helps homeless people in Fenland, held its third annual Job Fair on Friday 15 April attracting over 300 local people.
Peterborough shopping centre supports Dragon Boat Festival
20/04/2016
Serpentine Green goes overboard for the Peterborough Dragon Boat Festival this June!
Platinum Properties win award at The ESTAS
20/04/2016
An Ely based property received the Gold award in the Tenant Voting for best Agent in the South East at the prestigious estate and letting agent awards in the UK, the ESTAS.
A litigation team with 408 years of legal experience gears up for the future
19/04/2016
Hewitsons welcomes two new appointments to its strong property litigation team, bringing with them a wealth of experience and expertise.
Larkfleet Homes shortlisted as Housebuilder of the Year
19/04/2016
Larkfleet Homes has been shortlisted for the Construction News Awards, Housebuilder of the Year 2016.

Measurement and Evaluation
19/04/2016
Alison Taylor, Managing Director of Conscious Communications shares advice of how to measure the return on your marketing activities and ensure you are spending your time and money in the right ways.
Green accreditation scheme for businesses expands into London and the South East
18/04/2016
The green accreditation scheme for businesses, Investors in the Environment (iiE), is delighted to announce the launch of a brand new franchise, which will enable the scheme to continue expanding further into London and the South East.
Surprise donation of Medimotion bike added to Arthur Rank Hospice Charity's growing physiotherapy gym
18/04/2016
A kind couple and their daughter hear about the physiotherapist team's fundraising efforts at Arthur Rank Hospice and donate their own, no longer used, piece of equipment.
Softwerx now has extra support for when you need IT
15/04/2016
Cambridge-based IT support and services company Softwerx has this week added three new Support Engineers to the team.
Abseil down the North West tower of Peterborough Cathedral – a once in a lifetime opportunity
14/04/2016
Peterborough Cathedral is inviting adventure-loving individuals to take part in a sponsored abseil down the side of the famous West Front.
Heart Cambridgeshire presents £49,650 cheque to Anna’s Hope on behalf of Global’s Make Some Noise
14/04/2016
Heart Breakfast presenters Kev and Ros surprised Anna’s Hope with a cheque for £49,650 from Global’s Make Some Noise.
Thirty charities benefit from free professional advice at a Cambridge event organised by Pure
14/04/2016
Thirty charity finance officers and leaders of third sector enterprises in East Anglia attended an event in Cambridge to provide free professional advice and updates on financial, business and people development.
British manufacturing companies wanted for Industry 4.0 trade delegation to Germany
13/04/2016
The German-British Chamber of Industry & Commerce is organising a trade delegation trip to Germany from 20-24 June 2016 as part of a project to promote Industry 4.0, also known as the fourth Industrial Revolution.
Chris Surfleet joins Bidwells to take up post of Head of new Heritage Team
13/04/2016
Bidwells has launched a new Heritage Team which will be led by Chris Surfleet, who has a wealth of experience in the field having worked on a wide range of high-profile heritage-related projects across the UK.
Helen Hick of Larkfleet Homes shortlisted for prestigious award
13/04/2016
Larkfleet Homes joint Managing Director Helen Hick was shortlisted for a prestigious award at the recent Women in Construction Business Awards.

Nigel Bond joins Brother Executive Management Team
13/04/2016
Nigel Bond, CEO of Domino Printing Sciences, has become a member of the Brother Executive Management Team with effect from 1 April 2016.
University of Cambridge Catering Managers' Committee raises a total of £15,000 for local charities
13/04/2016
The Catering Managers' Committee (CMC) Biennial Charity Ball, held at Churchill College on Saturday 9 January 2016, has successfully raised £15,000 for local charities Arthur Rank Hospice Charity and Twinkle Star Children's Trust, who will each receive a donation of £7,500.
10 minute appointments available at Huntingdnshire Business Fair
12/04/2016
A unique opportunity to have a 10 minute appointment with local independent financial advisers, Beacon Wealth Management Ltd, and Jeffrey Mills Solicitors at Huntingdonshire Business Fair next week.
36 young people secured second interviews from Speed Interview Workshop
12/04/2016
Young people aged between 16-24 had a fantastic opportunity to attend a unique job workshop with a difference thanks to Tackling Worklessness in Peterborough (TWIP).
A lottery with a difference
12/04/2016
On Friday Addenbrooke’s Charitable Trust (ACT) officially launched its colourful new charity lottery with the help of hospital staff and its much-loved mascots, Brooke Bear and Rosie Rabbit.
BCC Quarterly Economic Survey: UK economic growth softened further in Q1 2016
11/04/2016
The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) release the results of the Quarterly Economic Survey.
Cambridge Institution Fitzbillies takes sweet new spot on Bridge Street
11/04/2016
St John’s College, advised by Savills, has let a retail unit on Bridge Street, Cambridge to Fitzbillies (Cambridge) Limited.
Chamber Business Awards to showcase best of British business for 13th year running
11/04/2016
Businesses from across the UK are invited to compete in the thirteenth annual Chamber Business Awards – hosted by the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC).
Food Business Breakfast date announced
11/04/2016
The date for a major business networking event for the food sector has been announced by Roythornes Solicitors.
Free business breakfast workshop explains what makes misconduct ‘gross’
11/04/2016
Is it always fair to dismiss someone for gross misconduct and how ‘bad’ does behaviour have to be to justify dismissal?
Growing business confidence in Greater Peterborough
11/04/2016
The Peterborough business community has every right to feel confident about the next 12 months, judging by the results of the 2016 Greater Peterborough Business Survey.
Kiddicare founder inspires city business conference audience
11/04/2016
Peterborough businessman Neville Wright - the man behind Kiddicare - explained how he turned 37p into a £100 million fortune at a bootcamp for the city's small business community.
Recycle.Bots competition with Mick George Ltd
11/04/2016
Mick George Ltd gives local schools the chance to win £1,000.
City lawyer Martin is counting down to his first London Marathon
08/04/2016
Having secured a place in the London Marathon over six months ago – Buckles lawyer Martin Herson is now only days away from stepping onto the famous start line.
Could your organisation be crowned the Best Employer?
08/04/2016
The Best Employers Eastern Region survey is now open for employers to gain essential insight into employee opinion and to be in with a chance of being crowned one of the region's best employers.
New requirements come into force to record 'Persons with Significant Control'
07/04/2016
From 6 April 2016 UK companies will need to keep a new register of 'Persons with Significant Control'.
Still time to invest in record-breaking aerospace project
07/04/2016
There’s still time to join over 1000 investors who have joined the crowdfunding initiative behind the Airlander, an innovative aerospace project involving Chamber members Forward Composites.
Become a Trustee of Living Sport, a local sports charity
06/04/2016
Living Sport is looking for high performing individuals, experienced within commercial and marketing fields, to join its board of trustees.
Heart FM presents £49,650 cheque to Chamber members Anna’s Hope on behalf of Global’s Make Some Noise
06/04/2016
Heart Breakfast presenters Kev and Ros surprised Anna’s Hope with a cheque for £49,650 from Global’s Make Some Noise, and initiative that awards grants to projects across the UK that help disadvantaged youngsters living with illness, disability or lack of opportunity.

Managing Change launches new online outplacement support
06/04/2016
Cambridge-based Managing Change has announced the launch of their new online outplacement support programmes.
New campaign asks Peterborough businesses to #Payfair
06/04/2016
Peterborough businesses are being urged to support one another in an unconventional new campaign for the city.
Over £20,000 raised by Cambridge Half Marathon runners last month
06/04/2016
Alex shares why he is a proud member of #TeamARHC which has raised over £20,317.70 for Arthur Rank Hospice Charity.
8 factors to consider when outsourcing your international assignment management
05/04/2016
IPM Global Mobility outline the key considerations and benefits of outsourcing your international assignment programme, including more efficient administration and improved management of expectations.
College's state-of-the-art engineering facilities available to hire
05/04/2016
Cambridge Regional College is offering its state-of-the-art engineering facilities for hire for the first time - giving businesses the chance to use its industry-standard equipment and workshops for specialist jobs.
Competition to find the next ground breaking innovation for the water industry set to make a splash in Peterborough
05/04/2016
Peterborough businesses are being invited to take part in the Big Water Challenge 2016.

Daniela joins the account team at KISS
04/04/2016
KISS is pleased to announce the appointment of Daniela Giebmanns to the role of Account Executive.
City businesses continue the fight against child neglect and abuse
01/04/2016
Peterborough Business Support Group announces 2016 cycle ride to raise funds for the NSPCC.
Family Lawyers continue to push for No Fault Divorce
01/04/2016
The No Fault Divorce Bill, sponsored by Richard Bacon MP and supported by many Family Lawyers, proposes a substantial change in the law relating to Divorce.
Farquhar’s race to £350,000 to mark 350 years of making history at Newmarket
01/04/2016
Charity walker Richard Farquhar will stride up the Rowley Mile to complete ‘Walking The Courses’, his epic journey of 3,000 miles around the UK on foot from racecourse to racecourse in aid of Racing Welfare and Pancreatic Cancer UK.
Pure's Jen completes fundraising Sahara trek as part of the Arthur Rank Hospice Charity team
01/04/2016
Jen Little, Practice Recruitment Specialist at the Cambridge office of Pure, has completed a 75km trek across the Sahara desert to raise money for the Arthur Rank Hospice Charity (ARHC) and has described it as 'the most amazing and phenomenal experience'.
93,579 trees planted through Forest for Peterborough project!
31/03/2016
The independent charity Peterborough Environment City Trust (PECT) is celebrating another successful planting season with the Forest for Peterborough project.
Everything you need to know about blogger outreach
31/03/2016
KISS PR Senior Account Executive Meredith has in-depth experience of running blogger engagement programmes at KISS, here she shares her top tips for blogger etiquette.

George Hay’s high flying partner is accredited by ATOL
31/03/2016
Leading chartered accountants and business advisors, George Hay, are proud to announce that Richard Dilley, a Partner with the firm, has been appointed as an ATOL Reporting Accountant (ARA.)
Global marketing growth of 14% for PROI
31/03/2016
The PROI, the world's leading partnership of independent integrated communications agencies of which KISS Communications is part of, has announced a 14% increase in net fee billings in 2015 after reporting more than 17% growth in 2014.
Local companies to focus on global growth at the Hunts Business Fair
31/03/2016
The Huntingdonshire Business Fair takes over Wood Green Animal Shelter on Thursday 21 April and with over 100 companies already having confirmed they’ll be showcasing their products and services.
Old school vs new school
31/03/2016
KISS PR Senior Web Developer, Barrie (Baz) Calver, knows a thing or two about digital. Here he talks about the challenges of the fast moving digital landscape.

Businesses back apprenticeships at Cambridge Regional College
30/03/2016
Businesses from across the region turned out in force to back apprenticeships at a Jobs Fair organised by Cambridge Regional College.
What is Additive Manufacturing?
30/03/2016
Cambridge Sensotec provides an explanation of what Additive Manufacturing is.
Alison Weir to launch ‘Katherine of Aragon: the True Queen’ novel at Peterborough Cathedral
29/03/2016
Best-selling historian and author Alison Weir is to launch her new novel ‘Katherine of Aragon: The True Queen’ at Peterborough Cathedral on Friday 6 May at 7.30pm, with an illustrated talk and book signing.
Conference Cambridge team up for Star Shine Stroll memory walk and Arthur Rank Hospice
29/03/2016
Conference Cambridge will be striding out at the Star Shine Stroll memory walk on Saturday 14 May, after selecting Arthur Rank Hospice as their charity for 2016.
Government survey reveals more than 40 per cent never check payslips
29/03/2016
East of England workers advised to make sure they are getting new national living wage as government survey reveals more than 40 per cent never check payslips.
Luminus paints the town burgundy for Sport Relief
29/03/2016
The landscape of Huntingdon town centre was awash with the burgundy shirts of Luminus employees as they completed their Sport Relief Mile on Friday 18 March.
Sponsored place on next Women's Leadership Programme available to third sector organisations in the Eastern region
29/03/2016
Pure are offering the chance for one aspiring female leader, working at a deserving organisation in the East of England, to receive a part-funded place on its highly successful Women's Leadership Programme.
Tree-mendous environmental effort by eco-conscious law firm
29/03/2016
Eco champions from Buckles Solicitors have been digging deep to help the local environment as well as creating a lasting memory for probate clients who have lost a loved one.
Chamber member achives MOD Corporate Covenant Silver Award
24/03/2016
ANAtech Resource Ltd are proud to announce that we have just been awarded the Corporate Covenant Silver Award for our continued support of those transitioning from the armed forces into civilian employment.
Latest Employment Law Seminar announced
24/03/2016
Pure will be hosting the latest Employment Law Seminar in partnership with Birkett Long on Wednesday 4 May at the Holiday Inn, Brentwood.
The evolving trends in design
24/03/2016
KISS designer Emma Felce comments on how trends in design have changed over the years and shares why she thinks design can sometimes be too simple.
Buckles staff bat-tle it out for ping-pong fundraising glory!
23/03/2016
It was bats at the ready and icy glares across the table for competitive fundraising staff at Buckles Solicitors in Peterborough – all in aid of Sport Relief.
Businesses still at risk from social media
23/03/2016
Leading law firm Roythornes, say businesses are still leaving themselves exposed to risk because of a lack of social media policies.
Jeffrey Mills Solicitors crowned trainee lawyer of the year
23/03/2016
Caroline Dye, Trainee Solicitor at Jeffrey Mills Solicitors, has been crowned Trainee Solicitor of the year for 2016 by Cambridge and District Law Society.
Major speaking slot for solicitor
23/03/2016
Maz Dannourah from leading law firm Roythornes has been asked to speak at a national food conference on the uses and dangers of social media for businesses.
New developments enhance Downing College’s green credentials
23/03/2016
Meeting the sustainability objectives of its conference clients has resulted in the implementation of a range of green initiatives by a Cambridge College.
Pure raises over £1,000 for the East Anglian Air Ambulance by tackling Only the Brave
22/03/2016
A team from Pure has raised over £1,000 for the East Anglian Air Ambulance by tackling the Only the Brave charity obstacle race on Sunday 20 March.
Statutory redundancy pay set to increase from 6 April 2016
22/03/2016
The Department for Business, Innovation and Skills has announced the annual increases for statutory redundancy pay for dismissals occurring on or after the 6 April.
Taking on the Welsh 3000s for charity
22/03/2016
Romsey Mill is offering a fantastic opportunity to take part in a memorable, physically demanding experience - that will also help make a difference to the lives of disadvantaged children, young people and families.
Win fantastic prizes and showcase your talent in this year’s Snap the Ouse photography competition!
22/03/2016
In the lead up to the exciting summer OuseFest celebrations (18-31 July), the Ouse Washes Landscape Partnership have just launched their 2016 Snap the Ouse Photography Competition.
Cambridge Dragon Boat Festival attracts a global audience!
21/03/2016
Companies, clubs and organisations are getting their teams together and travelling from far and wide to take part in this year’s eagerly anticipated Cambridge Dragon Boat Festival in aid of Addenbrooke’s Charitable Trust.
Hewitsons successfully oppose the grant of a new business tenancy
21/03/2016
Hewitsons' Property Litigation Team has helped to secure a County Court victory for joint landlords.
Successful Digital Marketing
21/03/2016
Digital marketing is not a stand-alone marketing genre – it needs to be part of a coherent marketing strategy if it is to deliver return on investment.
Tower Tours at Peterborough Cathedral
21/03/2016
Tower Tours begin this Easter weekend at Peterborough Cathedral.
What does Smart Cambridge look like?
21/03/2016
A new Smart Cambridge guide explores how ‘smart city’ innovations can be used to transform the way people live, work and travel in the Greater Cambridge area and beyond.
Employers: Understanding the costs of automatic enrolment
18/03/2016
The majority of small employers have been able to implement automatic enrolment by themselves and without cost, research by The Pensions Regulator has shown.
Pure awards Cambscuisine
18/03/2016
Pure are pleased to congratulate Cambscuisine, winners of the Pure-sponsored 'Employer of the Year' category at the Cambridge News Business Excellence Awards held last night (17 March) at King's College, Cambridge.
Come and meet ENGIE at Venturefest East on 24 May
17/03/2016
ENGIE is a partner of Venturefest East, which will take place on May 24 2016 at Newmarket Racecourse in Suffolk.
Formula One team building sessions
17/03/2016
Amber Dew Events provide team building sessions based on lessons from Formula One motor racing.
Intrepid Pure team ready to take on 'Only the Brave' charity obstacle course race
17/03/2016
Two teams from Pure are set to get extremely wet and muddy this Sunday (20 March) as they tackle 'Only the Brave', an extreme obstacle course race in aid of the East Anglian Air Ambulance.
Prizes for the Fast and Furious Pitch-Off announced
17/03/2016
2000 Guineas to be won at the Fast and Furious Pitch-off.
Budget reaction 'Putting the Next Generation First'
16/03/2016
The Chamber Chief Executive comments on today's budget announcements.
Building on success - Bidwells announces business growth and team expansion
16/03/2016
One of the UK’s leading property consultancies – headquartered in Cambridge and with 12 further offices across England and Scotland – is celebrating significant business growth and the expansion of its Building Consultancy Project Management team.
Cooper Lomaz announces new Commercial Director
16/03/2016
Award Winning recruitment firm announces a new Commercial Director.
Deserving celebrations at CWA Apprenticeship Awards
16/03/2016
High performing apprentices from the College of West Anglia (CWA) were celebrated for their ambitious drive and impressive talent.
Experience summer dining at Trinity Hall
16/03/2016
Trinity Hall introduce their new spring and summer dining menu.
Fun for families at Peterborough Cathedral during Easter holidays
16/03/2016
Families with children of all ages are invited to drop in to Peterborough Cathedral during the Easter holidays to discover the Easter story and have fun making some colourful crafts to take home.
Skills Lead goes ‘Back 2 the Floor’ for National Apprenticeship Week
16/03/2016
To celebrate National Apprenticeship Week 2016, Skills Lead for The Skills Service, Sue Addison, went ‘Back 2 the Floor’ on Monday at Sawtry-based manufacturer Codem Composites.
The College of Animal Welfare rated ‘Good’ by Ofsted
16/03/2016
Godmanchester-based education and training provider, The College of Animal Welfare, has been rated as ‘Good’ across the board following its recent Ofsted inspection.
Cross Keys Homes takes part in Back 2 the Floor 2016 for National Apprenticeship Week
15/03/2016
Peterborough's biggest landlord is taking part in the 'Back 2 the Floor' event for National Apprenticeship Week.
Faxi Launch for Peterborough Businesses
15/03/2016
The Faxi app is coming to Peterborough business, providing an invaluable tool to commuters who want to save fuel costs, build working relationships and look after the environment.
Monthind Clean LLP launches new website
15/03/2016
Monthind Clean LLP, East Anglia's leading independent cleaning contractor, has kick-started its 2016 marketing campaign with a new, vibrant, and informative website.
BCC Budget Submission: no new business costs or taxes
14/03/2016
Ahead of the Chancellor’s Spring Budget on 16 March, the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) is urging the government to avoid introducing new taxes, costs and obligations that could dent business confidence in a softening economic environment.
Pure welcomes new IT apprentice in time for National Apprenticeship Week
14/03/2016
A new apprentice has joined the team at Pure in Cambridge, just in time to celebrate National Apprenticeship Week 14 to 18 March.
BCC: Global headwinds and uncertainty slow UK growth in 2016
11/03/2016
The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) has today (Friday) downgraded its UK GDP growth forecast, from 2.5% to 2.2% in 2016, and from 2.5% to 2.3% in 2017; for 2018, included for the first time in the forecast, GDP growth of 2.4% is predicted.
Devolution – “Real Deal or Raw Deal”
11/03/2016
The Chamber responds to the proposed tri-county devolution deal for Cambridgeshire, Peterborough, Norfolk and Suffolk.
Integrating new recruits into a multigenerational workforce
11/03/2016
As we move into an era where it will be increasingly common to find up to five different generations of people working alongside each other,Pure has compiled some tips to help employers successfully integrate new recruits into a multigenerational workforce.
St. John’s is first Oxbridge College to achieve two star ‘Food Made Good’ sustainability rating
11/03/2016
A Cambridge college is celebrating being given a prestigious ‘Food Made Good’ Award from the Sustainable Restaurant Association for its catering achievements.
CEO & IT Project Support Officer swap Arthur Rank Hospice for the Sahara
10/03/2016
Charity CEO Lynn Morgan and IT Project Support Officer Luke Upshall join eight from #TeamARHC who take on the hottest desert in the world next week.
Cambridge Style Week takes Arthur Rank Hospice Charity onto the catwalk
09/03/2016
An exciting week of high fashion fused with community collaboration in Cambridge is set to raise awareness and funds for the Hospice next week.
Larkfleet Homes welcomes first resident to Whittlesey Green
09/03/2016
Larkfleet Homes has officially welcomed the first resident to its Whittlesey Green development.
BCC: Raise career aspirations of young women to achieve gender parity
08/03/2016
To coincide with the global campaign for gender parity as part of International Women’s Day 2016, the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) has published a report about a project run jointly with the Government Equalities Office (GEO), aimed at boosting the number of young women entering well-paid science and technology jobs.
Controlling Oxygen during Combustion
08/03/2016
Cambridge Sensotec explain the importance of controlling Oxygen during Combustion.
EasySpeak, the new free online platform to get insights in 10 different languages
08/03/2016
One Nucleus is the coordinator of a European initiative called EasySpeak, a EU funded project involving five partners from four different countries who developed an online platform including 1,000 words and phrases in 10 different languages.
Government's Business Ambassador to headline at Opportunity Peterborough Bondholder Breakfast
08/03/2016
Emma Jones MBE, a small business expert, author, and founder of Enterprise Nation, will headline Opportunity Peterborough's Bondholder breakfast event on 6 April.
HSE chair visits Cambridge Regional College
08/03/2016
Dame Judith Hackitt, Chair of the Health and Safety Executive and a champion of women in engineering, has praised Cambridge Regional College’s outstanding facilities.
Let's get ready to party Twitter style
08/03/2016
A Twitter party is a powerful tool for brands to amplify a PR campaign through their social sites, engage with consumers and build social presence says KISS.
Local landlord takes top honours in TPAS awards
08/03/2016
Cross Keys Homes' (CKH) ground breaking Residents Board has won the TPAS Central area award for Tenant led Scrutiny.
Pure can help organisations make a #PledgeForParity this International Women's Day
08/03/2016
Today (Tuesday 8 March) is International Women's Day, a chance to not only celebrate the social, economic, cultural and political achievement of women worldwide but also to support this year's theme by pledging to play a part in reducing gender inequality.
Trainee Lawyer 2016
08/03/2016
Caroline Dye, Trainee Solicitor at Jeffrey Mills Solicitors, is a finalist for Trainee Lawyer of the year 2016.
Empowering people to create a hyper-connected Cambridge with #CambsNotspotter initiative
07/03/2016
A new crowdsourcing initiative is being launched which will enable Cambridge employees and residents to provide the city and its surrounding areas with a future-proof connectivity infrastructure.
Global technology company Amino appoints KISS
07/03/2016
KISS has been appointed to reposition Amino Communications as a leading innovator in the hybrid IPTV world.
Prominent law firm strengthens its specialist probate offering
07/03/2016
Buckles Solicitors is strengthening its service offering in the specialty of contentious probate, following the achievements of lawyer Paul Branch.
University of Cambridge College Catering departments celebrate first star towards Sustainable Fish City status
07/03/2016
A collective of catering departments from the University of Cambridge has joined forces with Cambridge Sustainable Food and succeeded in earning Cambridge its first of five stars towards becoming a Sustainable Fish City.
Award nomination for law firm
04/03/2016
Law firm Roythornes has been nominated for a national recruitment award.
Update on Ebony's dolls house donation
02/03/2016
Five year old from Soham continues to fundraise even after eBay auction comes to a close.
Be an early bird and win a Ghibli for the day with the Star Shine Stroll
01/03/2016
Arthur Rank Hospice Charity are delighted to announce that Marshall Maserati of Peterborough have donated the luxury prize of a Ghibli for the day as a prize at one of their flagship events
Days Fleet looks to the future as it turns the spotlight on mobility solutions following rebrand
01/03/2016
Days Fleet is the new name for Days Contract Hire with the rebrand reflecting both the comprehensive range of solutions it offers to private and public sector fleets across the UK and the changing face of the nation's company car sector.
Enter your team for the Peterborough Dragon Boat Festival
01/03/2016
The race is on to get a team together for the Peterborough Dragon Boat Festival this June!
How did a city businessman turn 37p into £100m? Find out at the 2016 Business Bootcamp
01/03/2016
City accountants Rawlinsons is running a special business bootcamp to help local companies improve their performance in 2016.
Law firm gets even greener with top environment accolade
01/03/2016
Leading law firm Buckles Solicitors has been accredited with a major eco award which recognises the company’s continued commitment to the environment.
Is this the end of the coach-bolt and threaded rods?
29/02/2016
Joyner Bolt™- the most significant building product breakthrough since the cross headed screw.
Marketing expert offering free consultancy
29/02/2016
Local marketing expert Mike Holland of OlsenMetrix Marketing is offering free consultancy as part of the Expert Hour programme at Peterborough's Future Business Centre.
St John's Innovation Centre in search of the Hottest Innovation-Led Start-Ups in the region
28/02/2016
With less than 100 days until the inaugural Venturefest East (VFE) event, celebrating and showcasing innovation in the east region, St John's Innovation Centre joins other tech clusters on the quest to find and reveal the most promising start-ups in the Wireless, Life Sciences, Agri-Tech, Cleantech, Internet of Things (IoT), Mobile Communications, Digital and Creative Sectors.
BBC presenter welcomed at conference
26/02/2016
Peterborough plastics recycling charity to welcome the BBC Countryfile’s Tom Heap to their 2016 conference.
BCC: Export growth slows in the face of global headwinds
26/02/2016
UK export growth continued to slow at the end of 2015, with manufacturers in particular struggling, a report from the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) and DHL has shown.
Speed Interview Workshop
26/02/2016
Young people aged between 16-24 are being given a fantastic opportunity to attend a unique workshop where they can find their perfect job match.
Thinking of investing in property?
26/02/2016
George Hay Chartered Accountants invites you to attend a seminar that looks at issues around investing in property.
Tony Larkins re-elected Chartered Champion
26/02/2016
Tony Larkins, Managing Director at Beacon Wealth Management Ltd, has been re-elected to work with the Personal Finance Society (PFS) as the Chartered Champion for postcode stations PE, CB and LN.
Why you should definitely go home on time today
26/02/2016
It's national Work Your Proper Hours Day today (Friday 26 February) and there's lots of excellent reasons why the Trades Union Congress (TUC) felt the need to start this national awareness day 11 years ago, with the aim of supporting employers as well as employees.
Alan Strickland urges others to join him for Tour of Cambridgeshire
25/02/2016
Keen cyclist Alan Strickland is set to spend an entire morning going nowhere to encourage others to jump on their bikes.
Extra-care homes for St Ives on target
25/02/2016
Luminus has welcomed two community leaders to an exclusive viewing of the construction of its new extra-care homes at Eden Place, St Ives which are on target to be completed in the autumn.
Living with dementia or suffered a stroke – are you legally prepared?
25/02/2016
Figures suggest some 850,000 people in the UK are living with dementia, and that 25 million people in the UK have a close friend or family member with dementia.
Vote Froglife
25/02/2016
From 27 February – 6 March Tesco stores across Peterborough will be hosting a very important vote to benefit Froglife.
Community garden project gives unemployed valuable skills and experience
24/02/2016
Peterborough's largest landlord Cross Keys Homes, the local JobCentre Plus and community charity Groundwork have all come together to run another successful Green Skills project in Peterborough.
Share your views on the economic outlook
24/02/2016
The new Cambridgeshire Chamber Quarterly Economic Survey for Q1 2016 has launched.
Business Bank is champion at investing in environment
23/02/2016
The business bank Cambridge & Counties is a double winner at the national Investors in the Environment (iiE) Awards.
Cambridgeshire ACRE launch new Neighbourhood Planning service
23/02/2016
Cambridgeshire ACRE team up with consultants Modicum Planning and Rachel Leggett to offer a comprehensive neighbourhood planning service in response to the enquiries received.
Free retirement seminar from Hegarty Solicitors
23/02/2016
Thinking about retirement? Find out about your pension and retirement options at a free seminar.
Luminus launches computer courses for over 65s in Huntingdonshire
23/02/2016
Luminus, the eastern region’s Premium Brand housing provider, held its first Computer and Internet Skills Course for over 65s, in partnership with Huntingdon Regional College.
Staff run Cambridge Half Marathon for Arthur Rank Hospice on Sunday
23/02/2016
Three members of Arthur Rank Hospice's front-line team will make up a team of over 60, who will be donning their trainers to run Cambridge's Half Marathon this weekend.
Work experience projects help college learners get ahead
23/02/2016
Learners from across Huntingdonshire Regional College are benefitting from regular work experience opportunities that give them an insight into potential future careers.
Why is National Employee Motivation Day so important?
22/02/2016
National Employee Motivation Day takes place this week (Thursday 25 February) with the aim of inspiring organisations to put staff motivation at the forefront of business thinking.
Bayer appoints PR for Seed and Seed Treatment
19/02/2016
Bayer has appointed KISS PR to act as their PR agency for Seed and Seed Treatment.
Be a doll and help us raise funds with Ebony
19/02/2016
Five and a half year old helps Arthur Rank Hospice Charity raise funds by donating her Dolls House.
Housing and Planning Bill update
19/02/2016
Hewitsons comment on Housing and Planning Bill update which is currently at the committee stage in the House of Lords and has undergone some significant amendments since it was introduced to Parliament.
Rachel Blakemore welcomed as new Chair of Cross Keys Homes' Residents Board
18/02/2016
Cross Keys Homes' Residents Board welcomed Rachel Blakemore as their new chair at their board meeting this week.
Can you achieve Zero Waste to landfill this February?
17/02/2016
Can you manage a week without putting anything in the bin? The national green accreditation scheme Investors in the Environment (iiE) is calling for businesses, households and members of the public to take part in their annual Zero Waste Week challenge!
Client event provides opportunity to showcase new facilities
17/02/2016
Event organisers were welcomed to Downing College recently as a thank you for their business during 2015 and to learn about new additions to the conference team and portfolio of facilities.
Do you want to work with animals?
17/02/2016
On Saturday 19 March 2016 The College of Animal Welfare in Godmanchester is hosting its annual Careers with Animals Day.
Donald Trump and the PR Paradox
17/02/2016
KISS PR Account Executive, Alex, examines Trump's PR strategy.

Global pioneer to support regional innovation event
17/02/2016
BT, a global pioneer in technology innovation in the communications world, has confirmed that it will be a lead sponsor of Venturefest East.

Go Glass pushes the limits for cancer charity
17/02/2016
A keen runner and professional glass artist has created a giant sculpture to raise money for charity while also encouraging people to push themselves to the limit.
High commendation for law firm
17/02/2016
Leading law firm Roythornes client care, systems and procedures have recently been under the spotlight as they have been assessed for continuing accreditation by independent auditors under the Law Society’s Lexcel scheme.
How to get involved in The Cambridge Roar 2016!
17/02/2016
The Cambridge Roar is back for 2016 and it is BIGGER, LOUDER, PROUDER!
June referendum date the best timing for UK property market says Savills
17/02/2016
An in-out referendum on the UK’s membership of the European Union held in June 2016 would minimise the potential impact on the commercial property market, says Savills.
New partner to further bolster Hewitsons’ residential team
17/02/2016
Hewitsons solicitors has announced the appointment of a new partner who will help further cement the firm’s strong residential property offering.
Softwerx adds some big hitters to the team
17/02/2016
Following a year of unprecedented growth, IT Service and Support company, Softwerx announces three new staff members.
Trees planted as part of card recycling scheme
17/02/2016
63 trees to be planted after Investors in the Environment’s member businesses join forces for Christmas card recycling scheme!
How did a city businessman turn 37p into £100m?
16/02/2016
City accountants Rawlinsons is running a special business bootcamp to help local companies improve their performance in 2016.
Larkfleet extends sales team with the appointment of Samantha Watkins as new sales manager
16/02/2016
Bourne-based housing and development company, Larkfleet Homes, has extended its sales team with the appointment of Samantha Watkins as sales manager.
From Apprentice to Softwerx's 2016 Employee of the Year
15/02/2016
Josh Oliver explains how leaving plumbing for an IT apprenticeship has him on a successful new career path, including winning Employee of the Year.
Larkfleet helps student recruitment for Greater Peterborough University Technical College
15/02/2016
Staff from local builder and developer Larkfleet are helping the new Greater Peterborough University Technical College (GPUTC) to recruit students for its first year of operation.
Top tips to keep hold of your most talented employees
15/02/2016
Pure Resourcing Solutions offer their top tips for keeping hold of your most valuable possession - your staff.
Translation partner Cintra buys First Edition
15/02/2016
Chamber translation partners Cintra and First Edition are joining forces, fuelling their own growth by supporting their clients' success here and in overseas markets.
WiSpire appoints KISS
15/02/2016
Broadband provider WiSpire has appointed KISS PR to increase broadband penetration in Norfolk.
Celebrating 250 years of corporate support
12/02/2016
Addenbrooke’s Charitable Trust (ACT) warmly invites people from the local business community to join clinicians and other hospital representatives at its Business in Action for Addenbrooke’s networking event on-site on Wednesday 2 March.
Marriage Allowance Valentine’s cash boost for couples in the East of England
12/02/2016
Thousands of married couples and civil partners in the East of England are missing out on the chance to pay less tax, HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) warned today.
My love of analytics
12/02/2016
KISS Digital Apprentice Sarah talks analytics and how they could become one of your websites most important success tools.
Businesses given the opportunity to meet with members of Carillion
11/02/2016
Construction companies in Peterborough are being given the opportunity to benefit from a £75 million schools contract awarded to Carillion by Peterborough City Council.
Charities - Avoiding Disaster
11/02/2016
Two essential lessons for all charities from the collapse of Kids Company.
Citystay unveil new city centre location
11/02/2016
Citystay, the award winning provider of serviced corporate accommodation, have unveiled another location in their already outstanding portfolio of Serviced Apartments in Cambridge.
Event programme announced for Huntingdonshire Business Fair
11/02/2016
An inspiring programme of guest speakers has been announced for Huntingdonshire's biggest B2B networking event which returns to Wood Green Animal Shelter in April.
Free workshop programme to help you take control of your business growth
11/02/2016
The full programme of free business workshops to help firms grow and develop has been announced with local companies being urged to book their place.
Action Fraud Alert
10/02/2016
Survey from ecops asks you to rate your attitude to frauds and scams.
Larkfleet Homes named as house builder of the year
10/02/2016
Larkfleet Homes has won the ‘Small Housebuilder of the Year’ title at the national HouseBuilder awards – often referred to as the ‘Oscars of the housebuilding industry’.
Pitman Training launch SuperAchievers Awards
10/02/2016
Employers, colleagues and friends called on to reveal Cambridge's SuperAchievers as public becomes fourth judge for international awards.
Ronnie O'Sullivan and Judd Trump to Play Snooker Eleven 30 Series
10/02/2016
'The Snooker Eleven 30 series where the winner takes all' is the new format of fast Snooker, and will take place at The Cresset in Peterborough on Saturday 3 September 2016.
Sir John Major to speak at Peterborough Cathedral Nave Dinner
10/02/2016
Peterborough Cathedral has announced that former Prime Minister, The Rt Hon Sir John Major KG CH is to be the guest speaker at a fund-raising dinner held in the Cathedral nave in June.
Trinity Hall achieves Fairtrade University Status
10/02/2016
Trinity Hall are delighted to announce they have achieved Fairtrade University status in acknowledgement of their commitment to supporting and using Fairtrade products.
Celebrating businesses' green successes at iiE Awards
09/02/2016
The eco achievements of local and regional businesses have been brought into the spotlight with the annual Investors in the Environment (iiE) Awards.
KISS supports young heroes
09/02/2016
KISS Communications is supporting the Cambridgeshire Young People of the Year (YOPEY) award for the fourth year in a row as Gold sponsor.
Luminus dishes up perfect pancakes!
09/02/2016
Luminus, the eastern region’s leader for engagement with employees and premium brand housing services, celebrated Shrove Tuesday with two flippin’ marvellous events.
Newmarket’s flagship B2B exhibition returns to Newmarket Racecourse next month
09/02/2016
The Two Counties Business Exhibition will bring together over 300 business people to showcase their products and services, be inspired by a programme of guest speakers and create new business opportunities.
Seven tips to a healthy, happy pregnancy from the spinal health experts
09/02/2016
Cambridgeshire Family Chiropractic Centre in Linton are offering a complimentary posture check and short workshop about preparing for pregnancy.
Stamford businesses to get the inside track from the Bank of England
09/02/2016
Businesses in Stamford will discover the truth behind the Bank of England's decision to leave interest rates unchanged at 0.5% for an 83rd consecutive month at a special event being held at The George Hotel later this month.
Access to employment provision leads to job offers for learners
08/02/2016
Two Huntingdonshire Regional College learners were recruited by local companies recently after making positive impressions during the recruitment process.
Ashcroft Instruments Ltd acquire business from Ashcroft Instruments GmbH
08/02/2016
In line with our growth strategy globally, and the UK, Ashcroft Instruments GmbH have transferred all remaining business to Ashcroft Instruments Ltd, with immediate effect.
Dragon Boat fun for Chinese New Year
08/02/2016
Shoppers were given a chance to climb aboard a full size dragon boat to mark Chinese New Year at the launch of this year’s Peterborough Dragon Boat Festival.
Luminus HOPE Social Enterprises awarded CALF Funding
08/02/2016
Luminus HOPE Social Enterprises has been awarded £7,000 from Cambridge Adult Learning Fund (CALF) to launch new, introductory woodwork and carpentry skills taster sessions for local people.
Rawlinsons win big at Green Awards
08/02/2016
The proactive green initiatives from Rawlinsons were recognised at the recent Investors in the Environment (iiE) awards ceremony where we were awarded the 'Overall Outstanding Achiever - Small Business' award.
The biggest programme of events for 2016
08/02/2016
2015 was the most successful year ever for Burgess Hall with a record number of events offered at this diverse and community focused venue.
Landlord offers free IT course to drive down digital exclusion
05/02/2016
Cross Keys Homes has supported over 150 people get online helping to diminish digital exclusion affecting up to 21 per cent of the UK*.
‘Your Package Has Been Seized’ Royal Mail scam email
04/02/2016
eCops have notified the Chamber that fraudsters are sending out virus infected emails that claim a package has been seized by HM Revenue & Customs upon arrival into the United Kingdom.
Boris’ boiler replacement scheme welcomed by energy efficiency campaigner
04/02/2016
Boris Johnson’s announcement of a new boiler replacement scheme for London has been welcomed as much-needed progress in reducing carbon emissions and helping more people to live in safely heated, warm homes.
Holiday Inn Cambridge goes the extra mile for Sport Relief
04/02/2016
Holiday Inn Cambridge is encouraging locals to pull on their trainers and get walking, running or skipping for a great cause.
Kirsten Smith of face2faceHR shortlisted as Franchisee of the Year!
04/02/2016
Cambridge HR consultant and Chamber member Kirsten Smith of face2faceHR Cambridge has been shortlisted as Franchisee of the Year by the popular website WorkingMums.co.uk.
Senior appointments at law firm ‘good for growth’
04/02/2016
Law firm Roythornes has just completed a phase of senior level appointments as part of its ambitious growth programme.
Businesses are preparing to show off what they’ve got at the annual Huntingdonshire Business Fair on Thursday 21 April
02/02/2016
Over 120 companies will return once again to the main arena at Wood Green Animal Shelter to showcase their products and services and lay the foundations for new business opportunities in 2016.
BW ClipExtreme discontinues
02/02/2016
As of 1 March 2016 the GasAlert Clip Extreme single gas detector is to be discontinued from the range of products, and no longer available to purchase from the Cambridge Sensotec website.
Exciting opportunity to work at a local design and marketing agency
02/02/2016
Cubiqdesign is looking to recruit a PR and Marketing Manager to head up the department within their busy full service agency.
Gong Hey Fat Choy! Here come the dragons!
02/02/2016
To celebrate Chinese New Year, Addenbrooke’s Charitable Trust (ACT) has joined with Gable Events to launch the 12th Cambridge Dragon Boat Festival.
Best Employers seminar attracts over 100 business people from across the region
01/02/2016
Over 100 business leaders from across East Anglia took part in the Best Employers Eastern Region employee engagement seminar on Thursday 28 January, which also raised over £2,000 for two local charities.
Join the Hoppy Families Nature Trail Campaign
01/02/2016
Wildlife conservation charity, Froglife has launched its 'Hoppy Families Nature Trail' crowd funding campaign
New heights for social
01/02/2016
KISS PR Managing Director, Justine, comments on how we at KISS have seen social play an importance role in campaigns in the last six months.
Partner promotion at Hewitsons
01/02/2016
Hewitsons solicitors has announced the promotion of Charles Stevens to Partner.
Rubber Duck Debugging
01/02/2016
Our Web Developer, Liam, shares his problem solving technique and explains how taking a step back is often the best approach.
Top tips for settling into a new job
01/02/2016
Pure Resourcing Solutions offer five top tips when starting a new job.
Bidwells appoints Associate to grow its EIA team
29/01/2016
Bidwells is further strengthening its Planning Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) team with the appointment of Lisa Hall.
GreenCity Solutions and Boongate Kia join forces to sponsor Action Medical Research event
29/01/2016
GreenCity Solutions and Boongate Kia are delighted to be sponsoring an event held in aid of Action Medical Research on Friday 4 March 2016.

British Chambers of Commerce Snap Poll: UK and the EU
28/01/2016
What does the EU referendum mean for your business?
Luminus Group Chief Executive releases second book
28/01/2016
Dr Chan Abraham releases second book, entitled “Further Thoughts & Reflections on The Road to Renewal: A Year of Reinforcing Priorities & Goals”.
ABAX makes a new home in the ABAX Stadium
27/01/2016
ABAX has relocated its UK office to the new business centre situated inside the ABAX Stadium – home of Peterborough United Football Club.

Beacon Wealth Management Ltd shortlisted for Best Client Engagement
27/01/2016
Cambridgeshire based Beacon Wealth Management Ltd has been shortlisted as one of the best firms for Client Engagement by Professional Adviser 2016.
Ferguson Financial Solicitors strengthens team to meet growth
27/01/2016
Ferguson Fnancial Solicitors has expanded its team in line with ongoing growth for the business.
Olympic medal winner Gail Emms opens gym at Thorpe Hall Hospice
27/01/2016
Olympic silver medallist Gail Emms opened the new Sue Ryder Thorpe Hall Hospice and Headway Cambridgeshire gym - by jumping on an exercise bike.
Roythornes announce new partnership with City Food Lecture
27/01/2016
Leading food industry law firm, Roythornes, have announced a partnership with one of Britain’s most prestigious food events, the City Food Lecture.
Solicitors are encouraged to work out at work to boost charity coffers
27/01/2016
Staff at Buckles Solicitors are being encouraged to step up their use of the company’s state of the art gym as part of a January feel-good fundraising initiative.
Supporting patients with a classical showpiece
27/01/2016
Addenbrooke’s Charitable Trust (ACT) is delighted to be the chosen charity for the City of Cambridge Symphony Orchestra's February 2016 concert, conducted by Robert Hodge.
Softwerx encourages more young people to consider an apprenticeship in Tech/IT
26/01/2016
Cambridge-based IT support and services company Softwerx has been working with local social enterprise partner, Form the Future, to raise awareness of apprenticeships amongst 15 and 16 year olds in Cambridgeshire.
Brand strategist joins KISS
25/01/2016
KISS has appointed Karen Guyer as new Account Director.
Businesses offered advice on successful trading with China
25/01/2016
Cambridgeshire businesses will discover how to establish a successful e-commerce operation in China at a free event taking place at the Moller Centre in Cambridge tomorrow night.
Jackson Fire and Security partners with world class fire alarm supplier Siemens to offer ‘no-false alarm’ guarantee in Cambridgeshire
25/01/2016
Jackson Fire and Security was recently appointed as a technical partner for Siemens Building Technologies division.
Preparations are underway for Newmarket's biggest B2B networking event
25/01/2016
The Two Counties Business Exhibition returns to Newmarket Racecourse on Wednesday 16 March, creating a unique platform for up to 100 local companies to showcase their products and services.
Workers in the South East to get a step up in pay when the Government’s new National Living Wage becomes law in April this year
25/01/2016
On 1 April 2016 the National Living Wage will become law. From this date employers need to pay eligible employees aged 25 and over at least the new rate of £7.20 per hour.
Arthur Rank Hospice Charity invites walkers to sparkle, as date unveiled for Star Shine Stroll 2016
24/01/2016
Arthur Rank Hospice Charity is pleased to announce that registration opened this week for its ninth annual Star Shine Stroll, which will take place on Saturday 14 May.
80 mile, three day 'Varsity Walk' from Cambridge to Oxford propels University Library towards £1,500 fundraising target
22/01/2016
Simon Gates, Chairman of the Cambridge University Library Staff Club, undertook a trek from the University Library in Cambridge to the Bodleian in Oxford last November, all in a bid to raise funds for the Arthur Rank Hospice Charity.
Looking for business partnerships? Here’s how to find them…
22/01/2016
Enterprise Europe Network works with SMEs to help them to grow faster through tailored support, new commercial partnerships and access to finance.
Pure celebrates raising a massive £100,000 for charity
22/01/2016
Pure has hit the massive milestone of a grand total of £100k raised for over 20 different charities.
Staff value career opportunities above pay says Cambridgeshire salary survey
22/01/2016
Staff are putting interesting work and good management ahead of salary when it comes to job satisfaction, says the acclaimed Cooper Lomaz annual salary survey 2016 for Cambridgeshire.
£10,000 up for grabs as Cambridge Cash for the Community 2016 launches
21/01/2016
A total of £10,000 is up for grabs for good causes thanks to the Cash for the Community campaign, now in its fifth year.
Message from the Police to businesses in South Cambridgeshire
21/01/2016
The South Cambs Business Watch Officer has alerted the Chamber of a continuing threat of crimes to vehicles across South Cambridgeshire.
Tenant's save hundreds of pounds thanks to Cross Keys Homes and PECT
21/01/2016
Thanks to Peterborough Environment City Trust's (PECT) Warm Homes Peterborough project, funded by The ScottishPower Energy People Trust, over a hundred Cross Keys Homes' tenants have received tailored advice about the energy market.
EACH Charity Quiz 2016
20/01/2016
Prospect Research is holding its seventh annual charity quiz in aid of East Anglia's Children's Hospices and this year aims to reach the target of £2500 on 14 April 2016.
Introducing WYNG Gardens, a new conference and events venue in central Cambridge
20/01/2016
Trinity Hall is delighted to introduce WYNG Gardens, a new conference, events and accommodation venue in central Cambridge.
Quy Mill Hotel & Spa crowned victors of Accumulator Challenge 2015
20/01/2016
Twelve teams raise over £12,000 for Arthur Rank Hospice Charity.
Is a gate a substantial interference with a right of way?
19/01/2016
A recent case determines whether an obstruction constitutes an interference with a right of way.
Pure awarded Gold by Investors in People
19/01/2016
Pure has been awarded the IiP Gold standard, and has been praised for being a 'great employer and an outperforming place to work'.
Salon work experience helps launch beauty therapy career for student
19/01/2016
Sophisticated Beauty, a beauty salon based in Huntingdon town centre, has provided a stepping stone for two learners at Huntingdonshire Regional College to enter the industry.
Top spot for KISS for second year running
19/01/2016
KISS has been voted No 1 in Business Weekly's New Year Honours 'Image Makers' award for the second year running.

Under starters orders for launch of new innovation event
19/01/2016
Innovation organisations across the East will be under starter's orders when Venturefest East arrives for the first time at the Rowley Mile Racecourse in Newmarket on 24 May 2016.
Businesses to celebrate Stamford's growing economy
18/01/2016
Stamford’s business leaders will meet at Borderville Sports Complex on Thursday evening to discuss the secrets behind the town’s thriving economy.
Cambridgeshire businesses urged to volunteer for Give & Gain Day
18/01/2016
Businesses across Cambridgeshire are being urged to sign up to the world's only annual day of employee volunteering - Give & Gain Day.
Read all about it: Luminus employees donate over 200 books to Oxfam
18/01/2016
Staff at Luminus, the eastern region’s leader for engagement with employees and premium brand housing services, have donated over 200 books to Oxfam.
Sanctions relief paves the way for developing UK trade relationship with Iran
18/01/2016
Iran has received extensive economic and financial sanctions relief as a result of meeting its obligations under the nuclear deal agreed on 14 July 2015, meaning the country is now able to trade more freely.
European decision on private emails increases the need for water tight HR policies
15/01/2016
Employers must ensure human resources policies are watertight following a landmark decision in the European courts.
J A Kemp Patent and Trade Mark Attorneys to open office in Cambridge
15/01/2016
J A Kemp has announced that it will open an office in Cambridge in February 2016.
New partnership for CONNECTED magazine
15/01/2016
The Chamber and Cambridge News have announced a new partnership that will see the local newspaper publish CONNECTED magazine each month.
Poor energy efficiency ratings could lose house-sellers thousands
15/01/2016
Green Heat Ltd urge house-sellers to ensure their properties are energy efficient to achieve a top asking price.
Bookings now open for the annual BCC conference 2016
14/01/2016
There is growing excitement about the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) Annual Conference taking place on Thursday 3 March 2016 at the QEII Conference Centre.
New importation regulation for Egypt
13/01/2016
New regulations have recently been issued by the Egyptian Ministry of Trade and Industry regarding the importation of certain products and goods for the retail market.
New Larkfleet director to oversee land development opportunities
13/01/2016
Bourne-based house-builder and developer Larkfleet has appointed Daryl Kirkland as group land director to oversee the procurement of short, medium and long term land development opportunities for the company.
Workie: The workplace pension has arrived
13/01/2016
The Pensions Regulator is warning small and micro employers to act now to ensure they meet their new workplace pension duties and put certain staff into a pension scheme.
Cross Keys Homes gets employees cycling with Travelchoice
12/01/2016
Four bicycles have been donated by Travelchoice to Cross Keys Homes for employees, as part of their innovative Pool Bike scheme.
Leading law firm makes key appointment to planning department
12/01/2016
Buckles Solicitors is celebrating the start of 2016 with a key appointment to enhance its planning law offering.
Opportunity for UK companies to export to the UAE
12/01/2016
UK companies have the opportunity to meet with UAE supermarket chain Al Maya Group.
Cambridge Regional College backs leading Jobs Fair
08/01/2016
Cambridge Regional College is backing one of the region's leading jobs fairs, which takes place in Cambridge later this month.
Comms Sector supporting members
08/01/2016
The Communications Sector Group’s mission is to share its expertise, experience and industry best practice to help Chamber members communicate more effectively in all aspects of business.

Construction Projects Announced
08/01/2016
Construction and remodelling works announced at recent Peterborough Construction Network.
End of a busy year
08/01/2016
The Business Women’s Sector has had a very productive year. Led by Sara Collins, of Harnessing Creativity, here is a round-up of what they have been up to.
Global Business Network launched
08/01/2016
A forum to help businesses expand their knowledge when trading globally.
Inspiring Christmas Lunch
08/01/2016
Business Women's Sector Christmas lunch created connections and raised funds.
BCC: Positive economic growth but manufacturing exports slump
07/01/2016
The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) Quarterly Economic Survey shows that most key manufacturing and services balances were weaker this quarter, but manufacturing firms fared far worse.
Conscious Communications gives time to charity
07/01/2016
The team at public relations and marketing agency Conscious Communications completed over 100 hours of charity work in 2015, generously giving their time to a range of worthy causes from education to care work.
Five key business benefits of entering awards
07/01/2016
The New Year is a great time to research the relevant business and industry awards you'd like to put your organisation forward for during 2016, so we've put together a timely reminder as to why it's really worth the time and effort involved.
Play Arthur Rank Hospice Charity's lottery for £1 a week and make a real difference, jackpot or not
07/01/2016
You may not become a millionaire by playing Arthur Rank Hospice Charity's fundraising lottery, but hospice care always wins .

Cathedrals to have a new role in aiding commercial mediations
06/01/2016
Mediation - assisted negotiation - is now an accepted alternative to Litigation and in a new initiative, England's Cathedrals are getting behind this process for resolving business conflicts.
Celebrate businesses' green successes at iiE Awards
06/01/2016
Businesses are being invited to join in a celebration of eco achievements at the annual Investors in the Environment (iiE) Awards.
Law firm's link to TV Blockbuster
06/01/2016
Peterborough law firm Roythornes has links to one of the biggest TV shows of the Christmas period.
New Year, new skills - Green Skills returns this January
06/01/2016
Groundwork and Cross Keys Homes are working together again this year to provide the next Green Skills course in Peterborough to help yet another group of local residents to boost their skills, experience and confidence.
Office workers find it increasingly harder to learn new software
06/01/2016
MHA MacIntyre Hudson publish results of a recent poll they undertook relating to the learning of new IT applications and whether age plays a part.
AMIHO Technology taps into the European smart energy market with new wireless solutions
05/01/2016
Things are moving apace for AMIHO Technology, with existing products out in the field, the recent launch of a range of new products designed for the Smart Meter and IoT markets and an expanding team.
Marketing Assistant vacancy for maternity cover
05/01/2016
Cambridge Sensotec are looking for a talented Marketing Assistant to enhance the company's global appeal and build
awareness of their Rapidox product range.
Peterborough PR expert to talk at Business Club's first meeting
05/01/2016
Local journalist, editor and PR consultant Mike Holland of OlsenMetrix Marketing is the guest speaker at the first-ever meeting of the Positive Networking business club in Peterborough.
Tens of thousands ring in the new year by submitting tax returns
05/01/2016
A record-breaking 24,546 people submitted their tax return online on New Year’s Eve, HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has revealed.
Cambridge's unwanted Christmas Trees will raise money for Arthur Rank Hospice's new building this weekend
04/01/2016
Central Cambridge residents invited to register their Christmas trees cast-outs to be collected - deadline Wednesday, 5.00pm.
Don’t leave making important decisions in the hands of strangers, say lawyers
04/01/2016
Buckles Solicitors are encouraging people to start the New Year with firm plans to put a Will and LPA in place.
Five times the average number of job seekers hunt for new opportunities on Massive Monday, says local recruitment agency
04/01/2016
New Years resolutions to find a new job have made the first Monday in January the busiest day of the year for job seekers.
Helping to separate pulp fact from pulp fiction
04/01/2016
Anglia Ruskin work on project to help transform Finland’s wood pulp industry.
Hewitsons partners with The Fitzwilliam Museum for 200th birthday
04/01/2016
2016 is set to be very special for Cambridge's Fitzwilliam Museum.
Immediate success for ‘slow’ research project
04/01/2016
Anglia Ruskin tourism academic wins ATHE Award, sponsored by VisitEngland.
Luminus employees dig out their Christmas jumpers for Save the Children
04/01/2016
On Friday 18 December staff at Luminus wore Christmas jumpers to work and raised nearly £120 for Save the Children.
Morocco as a financial hub to Africa: How can the UK benefit from the Moroccan financial market?
04/01/2016
The British Chamber of Commerce for Morocco is hosting a webinar about financial services in the Moroccan market.
Trade Mission to Romania
04/01/2016
Enterprise Europe Network, UKTI London and the British Romanian Chamber of Commerce are inviting businesses to join a trade mission to Bucharest, in February 2016.
Withdrawal of electronic ATR’s and EUR1’s for Turkey
04/01/2016
We have been informed that, with immediate effect, Turkish Customs are no longer accepting ATR and EUR1 forms that bear an electronic stamp.
Air Ambulance Service able to land next to sheltered scheme thanks to landlords support
23/12/2015
A tree planting ceremony has been held at a local sheltered housing scheme in Peterborough after trees were removed to make way for the Air Ambulance to land.
Have you returned your SAfe Assessment?
22/12/2015
HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) is boosting its online protection and urging all customers to keep their personal details safe online, when completing their Self Assessment return.
Larkfleet supports Greater Peterborough University Technical College recruitment event
22/12/2015
Staff from local builder and developer Larkfleet supported a recruitment event held by new Greater Peterborough University Technical College (GPUTC).
Pinnacle House transformed into Business Centre
22/12/2015
Pinnacle House in Peterborough offers newly decorated, fully furnished offices.
Brennan -v- Prior: A warning on costs
21/12/2015
The case of Brennan -v- Prior is a reminder of the costs risks faced by litigants.
Globex Europe Ltd offer evacuation solutions
21/12/2015
Did you know it is a legal requirement to have emergency plans that ensure the safe evacuation of all users of buildings without depending on the fire service.
HMRC see through £6.9m cigarette smuggling plot
21/12/2015
Three men from Peterborough who were involved in an attempt to smuggle more than 20 million illegal cigarettes have been sentenced.
Homeless children received a special festive visit
21/12/2015
Santa brought some Christmas cheer to children and their families who are spending the festive period in temporary accommodation owned and managed by Cross Keys Homes.
How an experienced recruitment agency could add real value to your hiring process
21/12/2015
The New Year is an excellent time for businesses to begin proactively planning their recruitment strategy for 2016, and beyond, and a good recruitment agency can add real value to this process.
'Tis the season to celebrate as Hilton opens in Cambridge
18/12/2015
Historic University City Welcomes Hilton Hotel, Just in Time for Christmas.
College students clock up the miles for Police Benevolent Fund
18/12/2015
Uniformed and public services students from the College of West Anglia (CWA) Wisbech campus have held a triathlon event in support of the Police Benevolent Fund.

Get ahead of the game with free business support workshops
18/12/2015
Small and medium sized businesses in Huntingdonshire and South Cambridgeshire are being urged to sign up to a series of free workshops aimed at helping them set up and thrive.
Learners look to build on work experience success
18/12/2015
Level 2 Carpentry learners at Huntingdonshire Regional College, have completed a highly successful work experience placement with RG Carter Building Ltd.
Managing your CV online
18/12/2015
Pure Resourcing Solutions offer advice on how to manager your CV online.
Brand consistency
17/12/2015
At the recent ‘Maximise Your Online Presence’ workshop delegates were given practical insights into developing and maintaining brand consistency.
Devialet select BlueCreation's BC127 and BC118 modules for PHANTOM
17/12/2015
French audio specialists Devialet have chosen BlueCreation's BC127 dual mode Bluetooth module for use in their implosive sound, PHANTOM.
Green accreditation scheme urges businesses to recycle their Christmas Cards
17/12/2015
Inspired by member business Rawlinson’s card-collecting results a couple of years ago, green accreditation scheme Investors in the Environment (iiE) launched an annual campaign to encourage companies to recycle their Christmas cards.
Rapid take-up of high speed fibre broadband in South Cambridgeshire village
17/12/2015
Demand for superfast broadband is so high in a South Cambridgeshire village that take-up of high speed fibre has been amongst the fastest in the county.
New joint managing director announced at Larkfleet Homes
16/12/2015
Bourne-based housing and development company Larkfleet Homes has appointed Helen Hick to the new post of joint managing director.
Luminus celebrates progress on new homes at Beacon Rise, Cambridge
15/12/2015
Luminus invited key partners to celebrate progress on new homes at Beacon Rise on Newmarket Road in Cambridge.
Residents Awards Night 2015
15/12/2015
Ten residents are celebrating after winning awards from the city's largest landlord for their hard work and dedication to making a difference to their local community.
Arthur Rank Hospice delighted by donation at a special event
14/12/2015
Cambridgeshire Freemasons exceed all expectations in donating £215,000 to the Arthur Rank Hospice building appeal.
Beacon present clients with Christmas hamper
14/12/2015
One lucky client at Beacon Wealth Management Ltd has been presented with a luxury Christmas Hamper.
Christmas cake and mugs of tea as Arthur Rank Hospice celebrate new building becoming watertight
14/12/2015
ITV News, Radio Cambrideshire, Cambridge News and Cambridge TV were among the special guests at today's 'topping out' celebration.
Citystay win ASAP Guest Experience Award 2015
14/12/2015
On 3 December Citystay Serviced Apartments in Cambridge were unveiled as the winner of the much coveted'Guest Experience' award by the Association of Serviced Apartment Providers (the ASAP).
Luminus employees win £100 donation for The Macmillan Woodlands Centre in fitness challenge
14/12/2015
A team of employees at Luminus have won the company’s quarterly Health & Wholeness Challenge, donating £100 to The Macmillan Woodlands Centre.
Sahota Chauffeurs - Executive Private Hire - provide luxury professional chauffeur services and transport for any occasion
12/12/2015
Whether you're a corporate or personal client Sahota Chauffeurs provide luxury chauffeur driven cars for airport transfers, seaport transfers, special events and weddings.
Haverhill Research Park gets new signage
11/12/2015
This week, Haverhill Research Park launched its new branding and unveiled new signage at the entrance to the park.
Important documentation dates for the Christmas break
11/12/2015
For members using our documentation service, please note these important dates.
Solicitors to host website and online trading seminar
11/12/2015
Businesses are being invited to take part in a seminar designed to help them avoid falling foul of potential online pitfalls.
Work to improve the A1(M)
11/12/2015
Work started this week to improve the A1(M) to ensure the road’s digital signs are clearer and more reliable to ensure a better journey for drivers.
BCC: Employer engagement in education boosts students’ job prospects
10/12/2015
As business and education leaders come together (Thursday) at the British Chambers of Commerce’s (BCC) first Business and Education Summit*, the BCC has published findings from a major UK-wide survey of over 3,500 businesses and educators highlighting the significant benefits of partnerships between schools and businesses.
Expanding local law firm appoints family solicitor
10/12/2015
Julia Weber has recently joined Hegarty Solicitors and is based at their Oakham office.
Return your Self Assessment and find your inner peace
10/12/2015
The deadline for 2014-15 Self Assessment filing is fast approaching and HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) is urging all 1.1 million customers in the East of England to find their inner peace by returning theirs before the 31 January.
Rising recruitment demand brings two new hires to local agency
10/12/2015
Lynch Wood based recruitment agency, Anne Corder Recruitment, welcomes two new team members to match demand as local businesses continue to show positive hiring trends.
Chamber receives national recognition for export services
09/12/2015
Cambridgeshire Chambers of Commerce has received national recognition for its success in assisting local businesses to develop their sales through international trade following a record month of exports for Cambridgeshire businesses.
Mentors needed for New Student Mentoring Programme
09/12/2015
An exciting opportunity has arisen to join an innovative mentoring programme.
Trade opportunities in Chile
09/12/2015
Find out why Chile offers a range of exporting opportunities to UK businesses.
Little children tell the Christmas story at Peterborough Cathedral
08/12/2015
Children from the Family Action Cygnets Pre-School at Hampton will acting in a Nativity Play as part of a special service for young children at Peterborough Cathedral, on Thursday 17 December.
New Year Apprenticeship offer for employers
08/12/2015
Businesses in the region are being offered a New Year gift which could save them up to £750 when they take on an apprentice.
Halleluja! Handel’s Messiah is Peterborough Cathedral’s Christmas concert
07/12/2015
A favourite choral work, Handel’s Messiah, will be performed at Peterborough Cathedral on Friday 18 December at 7.30pm.
Luminus brings festive cheer with ‘A Celebration of Christmas’
07/12/2015
Luminus, the community anchor, once again opens the doors of its Huntingdon headquarters to local residents and their families and friends, to join employees and VIPs for a festive celebration of the true meaning of Christmas.
Shaping the next generation through meaningful work experience
07/12/2015
Cross Keys Homes is dedicated to developing the current generation of young people by giving them a better start and more opportunities in their work life, through a number of different training and apprenticeship programmes.
Beacon a Top 100 Independent Financial Adviser
03/12/2015
Beacon Wealth Management Ltd has been ranked in the Top 100 Independent Financial Advisers in the country.
Christmas boost for married couples in the East of England
03/12/2015
With 400,000 people eligible for receiving Marriage Allowance in the East of England, married couples are being reminded to apply for a Christmas cash boost by HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) today.
Belvoir offers seminar addressing changes to the private rented sector
02/12/2015
Local letting agent is offering a free seminar addressing government changes affecting private landlords.
Catering team win gold award for outstanding customer service
02/12/2015
St John’s College has been presented with a gold award by Cambridge BID for providing excellent customer service in the Buttery.
College students recognised at awards ceremony
02/12/2015
Students from The College of Animal Welfare and CAW Business School in Godmanchester had their hard work and achievements recognised at the College’s annual Students Awards Ceremony on Saturday 28 November.
GreenCity Solutions Dash as Santa for the Amazon Ward
02/12/2015
GreenCity Solutions continue to support The Amazon Ward at Peterborough City Hospital.
Ladies Night gets glam with the help of College Beauty Students
02/12/2015
College of West Anglia beauty therapy students showed their support to the local community by volunteering at the Dobbies Ladies Night event Kings Lynn.
Lincolnshire offshire wind turbine project - what land owners need to know
02/12/2015
The offshore wind turbine project in east Lincolnshire could have an impact on 200 farmers, says Alice Mesney of Strutt & Parker's Stamford office.
Luminus win ‘Workplace of the Year’ at the Living Sport Awards
02/12/2015
Luminus, the Eastern Region’s premier housing provider has been awarded ‘Workplace of the year’ at the annual Living Sports Awards for the second time.
Peterborough salaries rise but local businesses face recruitment challenges
02/12/2015
Peterborough salaries are in line with national trends and continue to increase year-on-year, a local survey reveals.
House prices increase by 4.2% latest Bidwells data reveals
01/12/2015
House prices in the Bidwells' region increased by 4.2 per cent over the 12 months to the end of September 2015, with the new homes sector leading the way, Bidwells' autumn Residential Commentary has revealed.
New Larkfleet director to drive flood risk ambitions
01/12/2015
Bourne-based Larkfleet has appointed Adrian Brotherton as director of special projects to oversee development of innovative new schemes that could transform the building of homes across the UK in flood risk areas.
Peterborough Cathedral Choir releases Christmas CD
01/12/2015
Popular Christmas carols such as Once in Royal David’s City, O Little Town of Bethlehem and Hark the Herald Angels Sing feature on a new CD released by Peterborough Cathedral Choir.
How company values help to create high performing and engaged employees
30/11/2015
At Pure, we've developed a set of company values which we believe capture the very essence of the way we like to work.
How to cope with a family Christmas if you are in broken relationship
30/11/2015
Christmas can be a stressful time for many people - even more so if you are on the brink of formally separating from a spouse or partner, or it's your first year apart.
HRC learners launch Creative Innovators business
30/11/2015
The Apprentice has become reality for a group of Creative Industries learners at Huntingdonshire Regional College with the launch of their new merchandise business, Creative Innovators.
Leaders discuss emerging trends at business breakfast event
30/11/2015
Over 100 food business leaders discussed key emerging trends in the £85bn UK foodservice market at a breakfast event hosted by leading UK food solicitors, Roythornes.
See the robot invented to play Peterborough Cathedral organ
30/11/2015
The second in our series of short videos following the story of re-pitching Peterborough Cathedral's organ from Old Philharmonic to standard Concert Pitch was published this month.
‘Business as usual’ following quiet Autumn Statement
26/11/2015
George Hay says a lack of big changes to tax or regulations in the Autumn Statement should be welcomed by businesses looking to get ahead.
CWA scoop two podium spots at Worldskills UK!
26/11/2015
Media students from the College of West Anglia (CWA) have bought home both the silver and bronze medals from the Video Moving Image Competition at the prestigious Worldskills UK final at Birmingham NEC.
Domino Director wins prestigious engineering award
26/11/2015
A Bar Hill-based company is celebrating its Group Operations Director scooping a top industry accolade from one of the UK’s leading institutions.
Aston Shaw's marketing team wins double gold at Cambridgeshire Digital Awards
25/11/2015
The marketing team behind East Anglia's fastest growing accountancy firm have been announced as winners in two categories at this year's Cambridgeshire Digital Awards.

BCC: Chancellor invests in future of the economy
25/11/2015
The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) respond to the Chancellor’s Spending Review and Autumn Statement.
Dardan security forms new operational division ‘Dardan patrol and response services’
25/11/2015
Following significant growth in mobile patrol, response and keyholding services, Dardan Security has formed a new division ‘Dardan Patrol and Response Services’, operational with immediate effect.
New support boost for rural Peterborough and Rutland economies
25/11/2015
Economic development company, Opportunity Peterborough, has launched a new grant fund and support programme for businesses and communities based in rural Peterborough and Rutland.
Argon design takes UK electronic systems industry by storm
24/11/2015
Argon Design wins the prestigious NMI Innovation of the Year Award.
King’s Ely win sustainable transport award
24/11/2015
King’s Ely has become the first independent school in the East of England to win a national award for its commitment to promoting sustainable transport within the school community.
Luminus, HDC and partners launch local Credit Union
24/11/2015
Luminus has partnered with Huntingdonshire District Council, local housing associations and debt advice agencies to register a local Huntingdonshire Credit Union with the well-established Rainbow Savers Credit Union (RSCU).
Luminus’ Energy Champions is finalist for 24Housing ‘Best Green Scheme’ Award
24/11/2015
Luminus, the eastern region’s premier housing provider, was a finalist in the Best Green Scheme at the 2015 24Housing Awards for its energy saving initiative, Energy Champions.
Stamford solicitors bring a little Christmas cheer to children’s charity
24/11/2015
Caring staff at Buckles Solicitors in Stamford have teamed up with a leading local children’s charity to kick-start the countdown to 2016!
Two key senior appointments for Bidwells Planning Team
24/11/2015
Leading property consultancy firm Bidwells is further strengthening its Planning team with two key senior appointments.
Award for time-saving goal software
23/11/2015
Critical Action Limited won an award at the inaugural Cambridgeshire Digital Awards for their time-saving GoalStormer.com goal and mentoring web software.
Business Development Day
23/11/2015
Free seminars for businesses at Business Development Day.
Clare's special 5k for Arthur Rank Hospice Charity's festive fun run
23/11/2015
One of the stories behind the weekends Ely Festive 5K.
New home for Christmas
23/11/2015
The Cambridge Flower School have recently moved to Newton Hall a stunning setting for our creative floristry courses.
Free event to help businesses grow in Fenland
20/11/2015
Businesses in Fenland will discover the benefits of bringing new skills into their business at a free event taking place in Wisbech next week.
Peterborough awarded Smart City of the Year 2015
20/11/2015
Peterborough has been named Smart City of the Year 2015 at a glittering awards ceremony in Barcelona this week, attended by business delegates, entrepreneurs and city representatives from around the world.
Student is rewarded for volunteering efforts
20/11/2015
College of West Anglia (CWA) student Ross Bennington has been rewarded for his time as a volunteer, by the Mayor and the Lions club.
Success for Sookio in Cambridgeshire Digital Awards
20/11/2015
Digital content specialists Sookio picked up two awards at the inaugural Cambridgeshire Digital Awards, the benchmark for online business in the region.
The Egyptian-British Chamber of Commerce welcomed to Export Club
20/11/2015
Exporters will be urged not to avoid doing business with Egypt at an event taking place in Cambridge next week.
Are you an unwitting accessory to burglary?
19/11/2015
Jackson Fire & Security (Cambridge) urge you to lock up, lock out and lock down this Christmas.
Stretham Community Primary School stride out for Ely Festive 5K
19/11/2015
A team of nearly 50 from local school will be taking part in Sundays fun run.
Cambridge Science Centre sparks 60m Chain Reaction
18/11/2015
Cambridge's annual Chain Reaction, organised by Cambridge Science Centre, is taking place on Sunday 6 December, with this year's theme set as 'Destination Space'.
IHA Award for new rehab centre
18/11/2015
The Marbrook Centre being built near St Neots has just won the IHA 2015 Awards Best New Specialist Care Facility design.
Self-care week 2015
18/11/2015
Cross Keys Homes has provided Lifeline for over 10 years to both its tenants and anybody who wants the personal alarm service.
Team needed to collaborate on charity Christmas tree collection
18/11/2015
Arthur Rank Hospice Charity have started a search for special individuals and businesses to help with a festive fundraising initiative.
Citystay launches Global Network
17/11/2015
Citystay, the leading provider of serviced apartments in Cambridge, announce that they can offer serviced accommodation in thousands of locations throughout the world.
Domino wins top accreditation for Health and Safety Record
17/11/2015
Domino, based at Bar Hill, has been awarded Safecontractor accreditation for its outstanding performance in health and safety.
Government grants help hundreds of Cambridgeshire businesses get connected
17/11/2015
A Government grant scheme has helped hundreds of Cambridgeshire and Peterborough businesses connect to superfast broadband.
Salon opens with a snip from Andrew Barton
17/11/2015
The College of West Anglia (CWA) Wisbech Campus celebrated the official opening of its new-look commercial salons, last night, with a guest appearance from celebrity hairdresser Andrew Barton.
Business people attend HRC Employment Hub launch
16/11/2015
More than 30 business people for across the region visited Huntingdonshire Regional College last Wednesday to mark the launch of HRC’s new Employment Hub.
Further funds raised for Arthur Rank Hospice at Pure's charity quiz night in Cambridge
16/11/2015
Pure Resourcing Solutions (Pure) hosted its annual charity quiz last week which raised over £1,100 for the Arthur Rank Hospice Charity (ARHC).
Local MP opens CWA Wisbech
16/11/2015
Guests, staff and students gathered at the College of West Anglia (CWA) Wisbech Campus to mark the official opening of the £5.5 million flagship learning building with newly refurbished atrium, learning street and classrooms on Ramnoth Road, Wisbech.
Luminus goes the extra mile for Children in Need
16/11/2015
Luminus, known for its commitment to giving something back, has raised over £380 for Children in Need.
Chamber helps businesses get to grips with Pensions Auto-Enrolment
12/11/2015
The Chamber is holding a free seminar to help members understand their legal requirements to provide a workplace pension.
Content – what to use and how to create it in house
12/11/2015
Hannah Campbell from Conscious Communications offers advice on maximising your online presence.
Court costs put SMEs at a disadvantage says local law firm
12/11/2015
A local legal firm is warning that soaring civil court fees are making the pursuit of justice too expensive for many small firms.
Hewitsons sponsors the Fitz's Bicentenary
12/11/2015
In 2016 one of Britain's greatest treasure houses celebrates its 200th birthday.
HMRC announces modernisation programme in London, South East and East of England
12/11/2015
HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has today announced the next step in its 10-year modernisation programme.
HRC learners launch IT drop-in advice service at EDGE
12/11/2015
IT learners at Huntingdonshire Regional College helped launch a new digital advice service based at EDGE in Huntingdon last week.
Salary sacrifice continues to attract interest - not least from the Treasury.
12/11/2015
Kevin Edwards, Tax Partner at Peterborough based Chartered Accountants MHA MacIntyre Hudson, looks at the salary sacrifice situation as it stands and emphasises the need for employers to get their paperwork right.
SJIC Tenant Success Story: Argon Streams named the Best Electronic New Product of the Year
12/11/2015
Argon Design is delighted to have enjoyed the recent BEEA awards event and returned with the award for Best Electronic New Product of the Year.
Adam Andrews promoted to Head of Digital at KISS
11/11/2015
Integrated creative agency KISS has recently promoted Adam Andrews to Head of Digital, he was previously the agency's Digital Experience Manager.
Buckles Solicitors awarded national industry accolade
11/11/2015
The champagne corks are popping at Buckles Solicitors, which has clinched a top national industry award as ‘Law Firm of the Year.’
Businesses and schools ‘still worlds apart’ on readiness for work
11/11/2015
Two-thirds of businesses (69%) believe that secondary schools are not effective at preparing young people for work, according to a major new UK-wide survey of over 3,500 business and education leaders.
Creative Media learners visit BBC’s One Show studio
11/11/2015
HRC’s Creative Media learners were welcomed on to the One Show sofa during a recent visit to BBC studios in London.
HRC completes Hunts Post Business Awards hat-trick
11/11/2015
Huntingdonshire Regional College scooped the ‘Business in the Community’ title for the third year running at the 2015 Hunts Post Business Awards held at Burgess Hall, St Ives, on Friday 6 November.
Work experience student lands job at Emerald Frog Marketing
11/11/2015
Emerald Frog Marketing offer permanent position during National Work Experience Week.
HMRC 1, Rangers nil
10/11/2015
Chartered accountancy firm George Hay has commented on the news that HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has won a judgement declaring that Rangers' use of Employee Benefit Trusts (EBTs) broke tax rules.
New app to benefit Peterborough residents
10/11/2015
Call out for Peterborough residents to feed-in to development of new travel app!
Nokia and Oracle communications expert joins KISS
10/11/2015
Tracy Postill, a senior PR expert with 20 years' experience in technology and telecommunications has joined KISS PR's team as Account Director.
We're hiring! Could you be our next Events & Training Co-ordinator?
10/11/2015
We’re looking for a full-time Events & Training Co-ordinator to join our team in Peterborough.
Alan Boswell Group shortlisted for major industry award
09/11/2015
Local insurance broker is in the line up to win Broker of the Year award.
Colourful Peterborough Cathedral 2016 calendar now on sale
09/11/2015
Peterborough Cathedral has just published a 2016 calendar packed with beautiful photographs of Cathedral life, in a new slim line format with space to write against each date.
Is business booming? Share your outlook in our quarterly economic survey
09/11/2015
With Mark Carney’s interest rate predictions falling a little short lately, it’s never been more vital for businesses to provide policy-makers with a clear indication of current business sentiment.
Join Rudolph for the Addenbrooke’s Christmas fun run!
09/11/2015
Addenbrooke’s Charitable Trust (ACT) is organising its third annual Christmas fun run – the Rudolph Run – on Sunday 6 December 2015 to raise money for Addenbrooke’s and the Rosie hospitals.
No let-up in demand for business space in Cambridge
09/11/2015
The Cambridge phenomenon continues to grow with office, laboratory and industrial take up remaining at record levels, while the demand for more space stays just as strong, Bidwells' latest Business Space Data Book has revealed.
Sculpture being auctioned for charity
09/11/2015
A woven willow frog is being auctioned to raise funds for Froglife.
06/11/2015
With our two popular Christmas events just around the corner, we’re looking to local businesses to support our fundraising efforts by donating a prize to our charity raffles.
Introducing MySpire Corporate
06/11/2015
Did you know, your staff can benefit from private healthcare without the need for health insurance?
The race is on for inspirational companies in Cambridgeshire
05/11/2015
HRH The Prince of Wales' charity, Business in the Community (BITC), is calling on Cambridgeshire based businesses to showcase how they are taking practical action to address pressing issues as the 2016 Responsible Business Awards open for entries.
Missed out on the Cambridge Half Marathon? Team ARHC to the rescue
03/11/2015
Places available, but pull on those trainers and get in touch quickly with Arthur Rank Hospice Charity.
A costly big data breach at Morrisons
02/11/2015
Taylor Vinters LLP offers advice on data protection.
Appeal for help with Ely Festive 5K as Arthur Rank Hospice Charity runs towards the season of giving
02/11/2015
Could you take part, or help another way, at the Arthur Rank Hospice Charity pre-Christmas fun run on Sunday 22 November?
Arthur Rank Hospice Charity serves up puddings and a flourishing line of first class Christmas cards
02/11/2015
Whilst many are lamenting the demise of the special handwritten Christmas card, supporters of the Arthur Rank Hospice Charity are bucking the trend.
Bidwells team take part in the Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge
02/11/2015
An intrepid team of 10 from Bidwells' Cambridge office took part in the gruelling Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge to raise money for the East Anglia's Children's Hospice (EACH) and they still made it to work the next day!
Business learners get top tips from the professionals
02/11/2015
The worlds of Human Resources and Health & Safety were brought to life for Business learners at Huntingdonshire Regional College this term, following visits by experts in their fields.
Five steps to offering a work placement
02/11/2015
In the next few weeks, hundreds of students in years 10 and 11 in schools in and around Cambridge will learn that they will get one or two weeks next July to spend on a work placement.
Virtual PA business Indigo Eleven unveils its new website
02/11/2015
Peterborough based, Indigo Eleven showcase their expertise and invite you to meet the team as their new and improved website goes live.
Employers and apprentices celebrated at top awards
30/10/2015
The achievements of apprentices and employers from across the region have been celebrated at an awards night backed by Cambridge Regional College.
Think about a career in recruitment during Professions Week
30/10/2015
Here at Pure we're looking ahead to Professions Week and highlighting a profession very close to our hearts: recruitment
A Teaspoon of Telemarketing with a Pinch of Direct Mail
28/10/2015
Here's a lead generation recipe for success from Prospect Research...
Bateman Street adds up for Cambridge International School Ltd
28/10/2015
On behalf of Trinity Hall, Savills has agreed to let educational and teaching space at 61-63 Bateman Street in Cambridge to Cambridge International School Ltd.
Preparing for pregnancy is not just about taking Folic Acid advices local expert
28/10/2015
Advice for preparing for pregnancy and motherhood is often sought after a couple has been trying unsuccessfully for a year, according to the team of experts at babycenter.com.
Spending Review: Fix the fundamentals to boost exports and investment, says BCC
28/10/2015
Ahead of the Chancellor’s Spending Review and Autumn Statement announcement on Wednesday 25 November, the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) is urging the government to fix the deep-rooted structural issues facing the UK economy.
City charity wins a national Green Apple Award
27/10/2015
The independent charity Peterborough Environment City Trust (PECT) is delighted to have won a nationally recognised Green Apple Award for Environmental Best Practice, which was awarded for its annual Green Festival.
CWA ends the race season on a high
27/10/2015
Despite testing conditions, the College of West Anglia's (CWA) motorsport team ended their racing season on a high at the weekend, at Oulton Park, Cheshire.
Photographer's image makes top 10 from around the world
25/10/2015
A photo taken by professional photographer Alan Bennett, of Media Imaging Solutions, has been selected as one of the top 10 images in a global competition.
ARM kick starts Accumulator Challenge 2015
23/10/2015
Arthur Rank Hospice Charity's 2015 Accumulator Challenge gets the competition going and the creative ideas flowing.
Arthur Rank Hospice Charity's celebrates in style at annual event
23/10/2015
Special evening celebrates the past, looks forward to the future and thanks long serving volunteers at Arthur Rank.
Businesses urged to battle congestion with TfC’s grants
23/10/2015
Local businesses are being urged to act fast in order to claim Travel 4 Cambridgeshire’s green grants to combat the county’s every-growing congestion problem.
CWA to host regional heats of prestigious WorldSkills competition
23/10/2015
The College of West Anglia (CWA) King’s Lynn campus will be seeking out ‘the best of the best’ construction talent in the area after being announced as the region’s SkillBuild Host College 2016.
Emerald Frog Marketing auction raises £1150 for local charities
23/10/2015
Littleport marketing and PR agency, Emerald Frog Marketing has raised £1,150 by running an online fundraising auction of promises to raise money for five local charities: The Liam Fairhurst Foundation, Little Bundles, Froglife, The Wildlife Trust and Branching Out.
Exports to Iraq update
23/10/2015
Certain products have been banned from entering Iraq with immediate effect.
Fundraising flight soars to new heights for 'Wings of Time' winning witches
23/10/2015
Ladies take to the skies after winning a raffle raising funds for Arthur Rank Hospice.
Online Gas Detection shop opens
23/10/2015
Following the launch of our brand new website in September, Cambridge Sensotec is delighted to announce the addition of an online gas detection shop.
Premier Travel’s Addenbrookes branch take on the accumulator challenge for Arthur Rank Hospice Charity
23/10/2015
Local independent travel agent, Premier Travel are taking part in this year’s Accumulator Challenge for the Arthur Rank Hospice charity with a series of fundraising activities scheduled over the forthcoming weeks.
Public consultation for the selective licensing scheme
23/10/2015
Peterborough City Council has launched a public consultation about introducing a Selective Licensing scheme in several areas of the city.
Choosing a First Aid training provider
22/10/2015
What to consider to ensure you get value for money and a good First Aid service.
Cross Keys Homes receives national recognition
22/10/2015
Cross Keys Homes’ ground breaking solar panel project has been recognised in the national 24 Housing Awards, winning the Best Green Scheme category.
New report highlights shortage of available warehouse space in the East of England
22/10/2015
According to a report by Savills, in association with UK Warehousing Association (UKWA), the East of England has 17.6 million sq ft (1,639,257 sq m) of existing warehouse space, with a vacancy rate of only 6.4 per cent.
Shop local this Christmas in Ely
22/10/2015
Get truly into the Christmas spirit with plenty of local choice and great gifts to be found at Ely Markets and independent shops and businesses this festive season.
Significant Bursary launched
22/10/2015
Leading solicitors Roythornes has launched a Bursary scheme to help local students gain a career in the law.
The costs of not having first aid provision
22/10/2015
What are the potential costs of not having the correct first aid provision within the workplace?
Have your say about the maths and English skills your workforce needs and enter a free prize draw
21/10/2015
Vocational education specialist City & Guilds is undertaking a UK-wide research project examining learning in the workplace from the perspectives of both employers and their employees (aged 16-25).
Are you Export Savvy?
20/10/2015
UK Trade & Investment (UKTI) has just launched a new tool for companies who want to learn about exporting.
St John’s College leads catering mission to China in bid to enhance service to overseas visitors
19/10/2015
Developing strong links with China is high on the agenda for many UK universities, including a Cambridge College which has just led a research mission to gather fresh ideas on how to cater for its overseas visitors.
'Never miss the chance to make a worthwhile comment'
18/10/2015
Pure Resourcing Solutions were delighted to host their inaugural Women in Leadership Alumni event last week bringing together recent graduates and current alumni to network and hear from three inspiring leaders from key industries.
CWA to train the nuclear engineers of the future
16/10/2015
The College of West Anglia (CWA) has been approved as a Quality Assured Provider of the respected National Skills Academy for Nuclear (NSAN).
Businesspeople and education leaders: Make under 16 work experience a national priority
14/10/2015
A huge majority of business, school and college leaders want ministers to recognise the importance of pre-16 work experience, according to a new survey published today (Wednesday) by the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC).
Ferguson Financial Shortlisted for National Award
14/10/2015
The team at Peterborough-based Ferguson Financial Solicitors were celebrating this week, after being shortlisted for a national legal award.
Monthind Clean LLP gives St Helena Hospice a spruce up
14/10/2015
As part of its 40th Anniversary Celebrations Monthind Clean LLP, East Anglia's leading contract cleaning company, has been working hard to raise money for the cancer support charity, Macmillan, through various fundraising events.
Citystay retain outstanding rating
12/10/2015
For the second year running, Citystay Serviced Apartments in Cambridge have been assessed as 'outstanding' by the association of serviced apartment providers, the ASAP.
Father and daughter are Award Finalists
12/10/2015
Congratulations to Tony Larkins and Katie Kitson on becoming finalists for the Hunts Post Business Awards this year.
Food Breakfast date announced
12/10/2015
Roythornes Solicitors has announced the date of the next Food Business Breakfast - a key networking event for the food sector.
Join Thorpe Hall Hospice’s Lights of Love carol concert
12/10/2015
Carols, fireworks and mulled wine will all feature at Sue Ryder Thorpe Hall Hospice’s traditional Lights of Love concert this Christmas.
Mayors Visits ambitious local charity
12/10/2015
Relationship charity, Relate Peterborough, had the Mayor of Peterborough attending their new modern office facilities which they recently moved to in an attempt to improve public perception and raise awareness of wide range of relationship support that a modern Relate centre provides to members of the community.
Residential landlords warned of changes
12/10/2015
Residential landlords could be caught out by recent changes in the law according to leading property solicitors Roythornes.
The College of West Anglia Class of 2015 graduate at King’s Lynn Alive Corn Exchange
12/10/2015
It was smiles all round at the weekend, as the College of West Anglia’s Higher Education students celebrated their academic achievements at the annual Graduation
Applications to designate three Neighbourhood Areas in South Cambridgeshire
09/10/2015
South Cambridgeshire District Council has received applications from three parish councils to designate their parishes as Neighbourhood Areas with a view to developing Neighbourhood Plans for these areas.
Cambridge Veterinary Telemedicine company sees international success with new office down under
09/10/2015
VetCT, a specialist telemedicine provider helping vets diagnose and treat animals worldwide, opened a subsidiary company in Australia earlier this year to serve local vets in Australasia and to enable provision of a round-the-clock service to all clients across the globe.
Centre for Cities to headline at business breakfast
09/10/2015
With less than two weeks to go until Opportunity Peterborough's popular Bondholder Breakfast, there has been a surge of registrations following the announcement of the event's headline speaker, Naomi Clayton from the Centre for Cities.
Unemployed volunteers help transform overgrown local area
09/10/2015
A group of seven unemployed volunteers have transformed an overgrown area in Tyesdale, Bretton.
Can business really change the employment landscape?
08/10/2015
Lauren O'Leary, Head of Employee Volunteering and Employability, reflects on the current state of the jobs market and what responsible businesses can do to support people into sustainable employment.


College’s CMI management courses deliver the goods for learners
08/10/2015
Huntingdonshire Regional College’s Chartered Management Institute (CMI) courses are having a real impact for those taking the qualifications.
Hooray for the Travel 4 Cambs annual survey
08/10/2015
Travel for Cambridgeshire explain how their annual staff can benefit both staff and organisation.
Pudsey’s looking for places to visit
07/10/2015
Cambridgeshire based Beacon Wealth Management Ltd and Jeffrey Mills Solicitors, are delighted to announce a three day visit from the BBC’s Pudsey.
Stamford businesses focus on future growth
07/10/2015
Over 50 local businesspeople met at the Borderville Sports Centre on Tuesday morning to discover how investing in their workforce could help them grow their business in the future.
Durban appoints KISS to light up communications campaign
06/10/2015
Durbin, one of the world's leading specialist medical suppliers and distributors of pharmaceuticals has appointed KISS to act as its integrated communications agency.
FCA deadline means local SMEs could lose out
05/10/2015
The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) last week announced its proposal to implement a deadline for claims on Payment Protection Insurance (PPI) but, argues Peterborough law firm Ferguson Financial Solicitors, such a deadline would remove a valuable source of redress for individuals and businesses in financial crisis.
KISS PR wins prestigious CIPR award
05/10/2015
KISS PR has won a silver award for best Corporate and Business Communications Campaign for its work with David Ball Group and the company’s game-changing product CEMFREE at the PRide Awards, held on 1 October at Homerton College, University of Cambridge.
Bigger is better? - Dispelling the five myths that engaging a global supplier is better
02/10/2015
IPM Global Mobility share their top five tips when engaging with a global mobility provider.
Car share to help lower congestion on Cambridgeshire’s roads
02/10/2015
Travel for Cambridgeshire share their blog on car sharing.
Connecting European Start-Up Hubs
02/10/2015
Dutch State Secretary for Education and Special Envoy for Start-Ups visit the Cambridge Tech Cluster.
Ewing Associates launch new website
02/10/2015
St Ives financial advisors, Ewing Associates, has launched a dynamic new website that is easy to navigate, responsive to mobile and tablet devices and allows customers to source a range of information about financial planning services and resources.
Firework Fiesta set to light up Peterborough
02/10/2015
Autumn is just around the corner and the organisers of Peterborough’s Firework Fiesta are well into plans for this year’s bonfire night extravaganza which takes place on Saturday 7 November at the Peterborough Arena, East of England Showground.
New website for First Edition Translations
02/10/2015
First Edition Translations have just released their new website and thank Kari and the team at Realnet for their expertise and patience.
Rutherford Rotary Club creates a splash
02/10/2015
£10,000 has been raised for a specialist spa bath at the new hospice, thanks to the Rotary Club of Cambridge Rutherford who got involved with Antiques, Golf and Fish and Chips.

Support your local school
02/10/2015
Many companies want to make a difference in their community and working with schools is high on their list.
'Share your bear' for Arthur Rank in Hospice Care Week from 5 October
01/10/2015
Get involved and Arthur Rank Hospice Charity raise funds and awareness next week.
BCC: ‘Two-tier’ growth continues, with alarm bell for trade aspirations
01/10/2015
The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) Quarterly Economic Survey (QES) shows that Britain’s two-tier growth trend continues.
KISS keeps on growing
01/10/2015
KISS has appointed four new staff members to its growing account service and PR team in the last month.
Monthind Clean supports Macmillan with inaugural Golf Day
01/10/2015
Monthind Clean hosted its Inaugural Golf Day at Ipswich Golf Club on 30 September 2015 in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support.
Training firsts with The Gold Standards Framework at the Arthur Rank Hospice Charity Training firsts with The Gold Standards Framework at the Arthur Rank Hospice Charity
01/10/2015
Eight Care Homes became the first to start a new training programme last week, as the Arthur Rank Hospice Charity launched its inaugural course with The Gold Standards Framework (GSF).