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Mixed emotions for employment tribunal changes
The landmark decision of the Supreme Court that has overturned Employment Tribunal (ET) fees, has been met with mixed emotions.
The Complications of Brexit
Update for worried EU nationals living in the UK from Gross & Co Solicitors.
Trying the Wig & Gown for Size
A solicitors firm in Bury St. Edmunds is helping young people get experience of the work place through a week's placement initiative.
Will Cambridge be named ‘Station of the Year’?
Cambridge rail station has been shortlisted to be crowned ‘Station of the Year’ at the National Rail Awards.
City solicitors put their best foot forward in the fight against dementia
Dementia is set to be the 21st century’s biggest killer – according to the Alzheimer’s Society – with around 220,000 loved ones developing dementia each year.
Combined Authority grant funding success for Cross Keys Homes
Cross Keys Homes has been successful in receiving a £2.9m grant funding allocation from the new Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority to help build desperately needed affordable homes across the region.
Cross Keys Homes take first handovers of new affordable homes in St Ives
Cross Keys Homes has taken its first handovers of five new affordable homes in St Ives thanks to Barratt Homes.
Environment Agency calls on Mick George Ltd for Solutions
Having been awarded the £10.5million Earthworks contract, Mick George Ltd has recently set to work on raising the flood banks at the Ouse Washes reservoir, spanning Cambridgeshire and Norfolk, sub-contracting to JacksonHyder, in this Environment Agency project.
Exhibitor spaces now available at 18th annual Peterborough B2B Exhibition
Exhibitor bookings are now being taken for the 2017 Peterborough B2B exhibition, one of Peterborough’s biggest business networking events.
Larkfleet has record year
Bourne-based housebuilder Larkfleet Homes has published record operating and financial results for its most recent financial year.
Pure's Chelmsford team are lending a helping hand at Kids Inspire's summer lunch clubs
The Chelmsford team at Pure are taking it in turns to volunteer at lunch clubs organised by local charity Kids Inspire to support disadvantaged children, and their families, throughout the school summer holidays.
Sleep rough to raise funds for young people like Rav
YMCA Cambridgeshire & Peterborough has announced that proceeds from this year's Sleep Easy will be used to assist young people living in its Cresset accommodation.
Taste the flavours of the work with Ely Markets
Discover cuisine from across the globe with Ely Markets over the August Bank Holiday weekend.
“So much easier than filling in forms” - tax credit customers praise HMRC’s digital services
More than one million tax credit customers completed their renewal using the new online tools ahead of the 31 July deadline for the first time, HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) revealed.
Alex Hall of CAMBITION wins Cambridge Independent’s first Employee Award
Alex Hall, of CAMBITION, is the first winner of the Cambridge Independent’s Employee Awards.
Businesses lose billions as a result of staff pulling a sickie each year
When it comes to the workplace, ‘pulling a sickie’ is no laughing matter for businesses across the UK, who lose billions of pounds in productivity each year.
Celebrate Ely’s history this heritage weekend
The City of Ely will once again be celebrating its rich and varied history by taking part in the National Heritage weekend from 8-10 September 2017.
Education PR experts Conscious Communications partners pro-bono with education charity Red Balloon
Cambridge-based public relations and marketing agency, Conscious Communications, has announced education charity Red Balloon as its 2017/2018 Charity of the Year.
Local FD maneuvers through South America for Charity
‘Challenge Yourself’ was the task set by Mick George Ltd to its employees, management and directors throughout the business, in an attempt to raise money for its two selected charities of the year.
Monthind Clean hosts Charity Golf Day
Monthind Clean LLP’s Charity Golf Day has become an annual fixture in its calendar, and this year the East Anglia’s leading cleaning firm is delighted to be raising money for its charity partner Little Havens Hospice.
Rock legend, Ian Anderson, to give Christmas concert at Peterborough Cathedral
Rock legend Ian Anderson, of Jethro Tull fame, will be performing a Christmas concert at Peterborough Cathedral on Saturday 16 December at 7.30pm.
Solicitors step up their support of Peterborough’s half marathon
Stepping up their support for good causes locally is Buckles Solictors LLP, as a sponsor of the 2017 Perkins Great Eastern Run.
Starkey shortlisted for global sporting industry award
Amy Starkey, Regional Director, Jockey Club Racecourses East Region, has been shortlisted under the Leadership category of the Leaders Under 40 Awards 2017.
Unleash the power of your online presence
Sophie Baillie, Senior PR and Marketing Executive at Conscious Communications, explains how you can unleash the power of your online presence through brand consistency, using the correct tone of voice, and the selection and placement of images on your website.
Ridgeons donates 500 stress balls to help with specialist care at Arthur Rank Hospice Charity
The East of England's largest independent timber and builder's merchants, Ridgeons, has recently donated 500 stress balls to the Arthur Rank Hospice Charity.
Wing-walking man raises £2100 for local charities
Alan Delaune's high sky-high adreneline feat...
Applications open for new business incubator in Peterborough
New incubator will support growing businesses in Peterborough with bespoke support and free workspace in the city.
How could the Serious Impact accelerator help launch your business?
The Serious Impact accelerator in Cambridge is currently open for applications from passionate start-ups who want to make a positive impact on people, planet or place.
Peer learning could spark new ideas
More and more Cambridge business people are discovering the value of learning with and from like-minded individuals, which is why Cambridge Network's peer learning groups are increasingly popular. Anyone starting out in a management role or involved in strategic thinking will benefit from new groups starting this autumn.
Greenwoods Launches 'Brexit Resilience Team'
Greenwoods Solicitors LLP has launched a new Brexit Service to help businesses with the impact of potential changes to the law as a result of Brexit.
Reoffending figures reduce in Peterborough through support of local partners
Cross Keys Homes is pleased to have been able to support partner organisations, under the umbrella of the Safer Peterborough Partnership, in providing a venue to help the development and training of ex-offenders, to support a programme that has reduced reoffending by 9%.
Business students quizzed by the experts at Metro
Business experts from Metro Bank put student entrepreneurs' ideas to the test in a Dragons' Den-style panel at Cambridge Regional College.
Construction experts team up with superbike star
Innovative timber fixing experts Joyner Bolt has partnered with Cambridgeshire British Superbike (BSB) star Luke Mossey for the remainder of the 2017 season.
Join the Chamber team as an administrator in the Cambridge office
We’re looking for an administrator to support the busy membership and export documentation functions at the Chamber.
New help for small businesses launched
A new online tax forum and dedicated webchat service for small businesses and the self-employed is being launched today by HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC).
PECT teams up with Anglian Water to help reduce sewerage pipe blockages in Peterborough
The environmental charity PECT, working in partnership with Anglian Water, will be shortly be visiting households in Peterborough to help reduce the number of sewerage pipe blockages across the city.

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