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thumbnailSmallman steps in to help charity event
January 9th, 2015
Refurbishment company Smallman & Son, of Syston, lent a helping hand when Babington Community College students organised a charity talent event.
thumbnailFashion duo highly commended at Clothes Show Live
January 8th, 2015
Two Burton and South Derbyshire College Fashion students were highly commended in the national final of the Clothes Show Live design competition, the college announced today.
thumbnailWE 'Love Apprenticeships' Pledge
January 7th, 2015
Businesses across the East Midlands are being urged to ‘Love Apprenticeships’ this year as part of a new national campaign.
thumbnailCharity seeks corporate ambassadors
January 6th, 2015
A charity is looking for corporate ambassadors to promote its work to local businesses.
thumbnailConsultation on the D2 Combined Authority Proposal
January 6th, 2015
For the period from Friday 2 to Friday 23 January 2015 there will be a Derby and Derbyshire wide consultation on the proposal to create a Combined Authority.
thumbnailDerby College to unveil expanded facilities at JWC
December 30th, 2014
Derby College will unveil its new £3.1m extension to the Joseph Wright Campus at an information event there on Saturday, January 10, between 2pm and 4pm.
thumbnailDerby College announces apprenticeship vacancies
December 29th, 2014
Derby College has a bumper crop of vacancies for young people looking to start an apprenticeship in the New Year.
thumbnailRecognition for Chamber’s efforts to close employability gap
December 24th, 2014
The work East Midlands Chamber does to help create closer links between business and education has been praised by Government.
thumbnailUniversity launches joint venture to help in newborn resuscitation
December 23rd, 2014
The University of Nottingham has formed a new joint venture business with Derby-based electronics specialist Tioga to develop a unique technology to enable continual monitoring of a baby’s heart rate during resuscitation.
thumbnailA Christmas and New Year Message from Chamber President Liz Fothergill CBE
December 23rd, 2014
Liz Fothergill CBE, President of the East Midlands Chamber (Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire), believes businesses can look forward to 2015 with optimism following a year of strong economic growth across the region.