News - January, 2017

Posted on: January, 2017
Section: Member news
The summer of 2017 is hotly anticipated to be an outstanding summer of music, with fantastic live acts lined up including Olly Murs and the return of the Proms. These two events will take place in view of the stunning Powderham Castle on the 29th and 30th of July, where...
Posted on: January, 2017
Section: Member news
This is a fantastic opportunity to actively contribute to the next phase of our development and benefit our economy and communities.  If you are a business or social economy leader with passion and expertise, please apply before 14 February.  Please download the candidate pack and the diversity form here http://heartofswlep.co.uk/news/business-social-economy-leaders-skills-vision-help-shape-economic-prosperity-area/   The HotSW...
Posted on: January, 2017
Section: Member news
Companies across Devon are being urged to take up free business support as the deadline for this year’s Fast Track to Growth programme approaches.   Backed by Devon County Council, the annual programme offers free business advice from a team of experts including Barclays, DataWise Intelligence, PKF Francis Clark, Sampson Hall and...
Posted on: January, 2017
Section: Member news
Leading local advice charity, Citizens Advice Exeter, today launches its fourth economic well-being survey.   The survey, in partnership with the Express and Echo, Radio Exe, Exeter City Council and Exeter Chamber of Commerce, will highlight the current financial and employment situation in Exeter. It will help Citizens Advice Exeter to highlight...
Posted on: January, 2017
Section: Member news
Confronting cybercrime and the threat to your business One Day Business Cyber Crime Conference at the Eden Project Thursday 27th April 2017 Attendance: £40 (includes lunch and refreshments and entry into the Eden Project from 4-6pm) To book your place: www.crimestoppers-uk.org/devonandcornwall 80% of cyber crime is preventable Cost to UK business each year is over...
Posted on: January, 2017
Section: Member news
For the whole three week Easter period there will be a large and exiting sculpture on display in Princesshay Shopping centre. ‘Heaven Sent’, a sculpture by Simon Ruscoe, will stand on a plinth specially designed to collect donations for NSPCC. (The project is being promoted and supported by Princesshay Management...
Posted on: January, 2017
Following the Chamber lunch on Wednesday 18th January, please see the link below to the slides which were presented by Kate Dooson from Cosmic and the South West Cyber Security Cluster.    VIEW PRESENTATION HERE  
Posted on: January, 2017
Section: Member news
Redrok have recently partnered with Event West as print and merchandise sponsor for the Britain’s Ocean City Running Series, which includes the Plymouth 10k and Britain’s Ocean City Half Marathon.   The half marathon will take place on Sunday 23rd April and will include the successful corporate challenge, where businesses go head...
Posted on: January, 2017
Section: Member news
The Exeter Science Park Centre, designed by LHC Architecture + Urbanism, has been named as a finalist in the prestigious 2017 British Council of Offices (BCO) Awards for the South of England and South Wales, in the Commercial Workplace category. Opened in late 2015, the 30,000 sq. ft Centre sits at...