Latest Norfolk Chamber News

Positive GDP figures but reason for caution

Positive GDP figures but reason for caution

While the strength of the recovery will support business confidence, these figures reinforce the need to rebalance the economy towards exports and investment. It is important that the MPC and the government make every effort to sustain the recovery.

Norfolk Chamber Reaction to Chancellor's speech

George Osborne MP

We would have liked the Chancellor’s speech to address access to finance, as this is so important to raising business investment and long-term sustainable growth. Also a commitment to export support should be a government priority, as it is vital to re-balancing the economy

The mood is buoyant in West Norfolk

Members of West Norfolk Chamber Council

At a recent West Norfolk Chamber Council meeting, held at the Bank House Hotel, the members welcomed another new member, David Guyatt from Lloyds.   The round table update showed the mood was very positive, with all the area council members reporting a buoyant business environment.

Next Upcoming Chamber Event

A Business Plan for Norfolk: A West Norfolk Business Breakfast

Friday, 3 October 2014 - 8:00am to 10:00am
Bookings for this event are now closed. For availability, please phone 01603 625977 and press option 3 to be put through to the events team.
 
Your Chamber needs you! Join our breakfast debate this autumn in West Norfolk to contribute to our 'Business Plan for Norfolk'.
 
The UK stands at a crossroads. Over the next five years, we can become a more confident, more enterprising trading county - or retreat into slow but very real decline. 
 
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Latest Member News

£8 million waste recycling facility starts processing

£8 million waste recycling facility starts processing

The £8 million redevelopment of Norse’s recycling facility on the outskirts of Norwich began processing new waste streams on October 1st 2014.

The site’s expansion includes a 3,110m2 extension to the existing building, together with new advanced processing machinery and the latest mobile plant.

In a ground-breaking move aimed at increasing the county’s recycling, seven district, borough and city councils in Norfolk have formed a Joint Venture Company (JVC) with Norse Commercial Services to manage dry materials recycling.

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US2U Consulting Gets More, As Oliver Joins

As US2U Consulting continues to expand its range of services and clients, the company is celebrating a new addition to its workforce.

Oliver Maskell, a recent Cambridge graduate, has begun an internship working in client services and marketing.

Oliver is keen to learn and eager to get involved wih the exciting work being down by US2U Consulting.

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Top customer service scores for Abellio Greater Anglia employees

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Abellio Greater Anglia has recognised employees at its Customer Contact Centre for delivering excellent customer service which saw them score top marks in a recent ‘mystery shopping’ survey.

Amanda Green and Estelle Christie, both from Norwich, work in the train operator’s Customer Contact Centre in Norwich as Customer Relations Advisors and were praised for their friendly, helpful and professional manner when dealing with customers’ enquiries on the telephone.

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