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Frame Fast UK Named Double Finalist in Local Business Awards

Frame Fast UK Named Double Finalist in Local Business Awards

Ascot Drive based window manufacturer, Frame Fast UK has been named as a double finalist in the East Midlands Chamber Derbyshire Business Awards for 2018. The awards have been designed to celebrate the success of businesses across Derbyshire, and window and door manufacturer, Frame Fast has made the shortlist in two categories, Manufacturer of the Year and Entrepreneur of the Year for founder and director, Paul Brighouse. “It’s fantastic to have our achievements recognised in …

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Construction & Property Awards raise over £2000 for LIVES charity

Lincolnshire businesses helped raise £2171.39 for LIVES at the Greater Lincolnshire Construction & Property Awards on February 6. Taking place in the heart of Lincoln at the Engine Shed, the awards were a huge success. The construction & property sector came together to celebrate and reward all those businesses who have played in a significant role in transforming the infrastructure of Greater Lincolnshire. Simon Beardsley, Chief Executive at Lincolnshire Chamber of Commerce said: “It’s our …

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BCC comments on David Davis speech

Commenting on David Davis’ speech in Vienna, Adam Marshall, Director General of the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), said: “The Government’s commitment to maintaining high standards following the UK’s departure from the EU is an important step on the road toward greater clarity for business.  “To deliver an environment where high standards underpin strong trade links, the UK must retain its leading role in both global and pan-European standard-setting. Standards are set by industry, for …

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Select Lincolnshire Forum Notes November 2018

Novembers Forum Meeting saw a wide selection of businesses and members sharing our regular networking opportunity.                                                                                                        Andy Herrigan and Euan McLaughlin from Sills and …

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A Taste of Louth & Horncastle

Several Select Lincolnshire member and Lincolnshire Food and Drink representatives took Lincolnshire to the Houses of Commons. Good Taste magazines and Select Lincolnshire bags were used to help take the produce home. Below you will see Victoria Atkins MP, Rachel Green, celebrated chef, George Eustice MP and representatives from L J Fairburn Eggs, Poacher Cheese and Skidbrooke Cyder showing their wares.  Other Select Lincolnshire members in attendance were R J Hirst Butchers and Pin Gin. …

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Bomber Command Centre Trading 12.04.18

The Bomber Command Centre will hold an official opening fore invited guests on 12th April 2018. Previously Select Lincolnshire has been asked to support the event by members attending to supply the oportunity  for guests to purchase food and drink to have on the day. VIP guest will be catere dfor in the centre itself but it is expected that there will be a need to suppy catering for up to approx 8,000 guests.  There …

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ROYTHORNES BOLSTERS SENIOR TEAM WITH EXPERIENCED BD APPOINTMENT

ROYTHORNES Solicitors has appointed a new business development director to support the firm’s long-term strategy for growth. Lisa Cawdron joins the senior management team of the firm from national contractor Willmott Dixon. Lisa previously spent more than 20 years in the legal profession in the East Midlands.  As a partner, she headed up the commercial property team at a Nottingham law firm, before becoming their business development director.  That firm became part of Shakespeare Martineau, …

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Lincolnshire Business Survey now live

It’s that time again when local businesses are encouraged to take part in the Quarterly Economic Survey (QES). The survey for quarter four is now live and will remain open until March 12. For businesses that don’t know, the QES is a business survey which provides a health check on local businesses in Lincolnshire. It asks a series of questions regarding recruitment, finances, employment, sales and orders, confidence, difficulties as well as many others. All …

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Lincoln Dragon Boat Race returns to the Brayford for its third year this Summer

The Lincoln Dragon Boat Race is back for the third year this summer along the city’s Brayford Waterfront. The spectacular event will take place on Saturday 21st July and will be raising money for LIVES, St Barnabas Hospice and the Lincolnshire & Nottinghamshire Air Ambulance. An ancient Chinese tradition, dragon boat racing is one of the fastest growing water activities in Britain – and one of the most fun. In 2017, 16 teams took to …

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Good Taste Lincolnshire Update Spring 2018

Good Taste Members Update-  Spring edition of your member magazine will be out in early March 2018. Deadline for content is 23rd February but there is still time to submit any news and recipes for Spring and Summer. Content should be submitted to select@lincs-chamber.co.uk Update from the publishing team: It had been planned to publish a new coffee table annual edition of Good Taste in January this year.  Feedback from the publishers is that members did …

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