British Chambers of Commerce responds to the government’s Kickstart Scheme

Commenting on the announcement of the government’s Kickstart Scheme, allowing employers to offer government-subsidised work placements for young …

Sunseeker planning for imminent full production

Sunseeker International (Sunseeker) is pleased to announce that it is preparing to reopen full production imminently. The company …

Dorset Chamber comment about Bournemouth beach major incident:

Dorset Chamber chief executive Ian Girling said: “The scenes on Bournemouth beach were absolutely disgraceful. “Once again people …

Dorset Chamber welcomes easing of lockdown restrictions

Commenting on the Prime Minister’s announcement of further easing of Coronavirus restrictions from July 4, Dorset Chamber chief …

Dorset Chamber welcomes top business leader

One of the UK’s top business leaders has praised Dorset Chamber members for helping to directly influence Government …

Cash lifelines going unclaimed

Businesses are missing out on £10,000 coronavirus grants because they don’t realise they’re eligible, the Dorset Chamber warned …

Crunch point for furlough scheme

Dorset’s voice of business has called on the Chancellor to ‘turn on the taps’ to pay for furlough …

Supporting your business while you support your staff

In the current climate many businesses are having to make decisions regarding the way they operate with much …

Businesses urged to seize lifeline

Dorset Chamber has urged businesses to take full advantage of the government support on offer to survive Covid-19. …

Business warned of tough new measures

Businesses in Dorset are being warned to prepare for the worst as the coronavirus pandemic hits hard. Dorset …

Interest rate cut comment – Dorset Chamber

Dorset Chamber chief executive Ian Girling said: “This unprecedented move shows the gravity of the situation facing us …

Dorset Chamber Budget Response

Dorset chamber chief executive Ian Girling said: “The Budget was dominated by Coronavirus and clearly the government is …

Government announces £1 billion for the shared rural network

Welcoming the Government’s announcement on 9 March of a £1 billion agreement to take 4G coverage to 95 …

Emergency cut in interest rates.

Ian Girling, Chief Executive of Dorset Chamber, representing 700 businesses and organisations, gave his reaction to the emergency …

Elvis Provides Town Centre Boost For Bournemouth

Dorset Chamber members BH Live are hosting the UK’s first official UK Elvis Tribute Artist Championships and Festival …

Let’s talk about…Customs Classification

Due to Brexit, from 1 January 2021, businesses will need to make customs declarations to move goods into …