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thumbnailBritain succeeds when the Midlands succeeds
January 24th, 2017
Britain succeeds when the Midlands succeed, MPs were told this morning.
thumbnailSupreme Court ruling must not derail Bexit
January 24th, 2017
The Supreme Court ruled this morning that it will take an Act of Parliament to trigger Article 50, the mechanism by which Britain can begin its exit from the EU.
thumbnailClearest indication that business will drive Brexit
January 23rd, 2017
Prime Minister Theresa May has given her clearest indication yet that the needs of business will play a prominent role in Britain’s negotiations to leave the EU.
thumbnailHS2 launches bid to find train builder
January 20th, 2017
HS2, the company behind the planned high speed rail network that should eventually link Leeds and Birmingham via Toton, has launched the bidding process for rolling stock contracts.
thumbnailEmployment trends remain positive
January 18th, 2017
The number of people claiming Jobseeker’s Allowance in Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire and Leicestershire fell across all three counties in December, according to figures released this morning.
thumbnailChamber reaction to Theresa May’s Brexit speech
January 16th, 2017
Chamber Chief Executive Scott Knowles said: “Our members will take a level of comfort that Prime Minister Theresa May today offered business an assurance that she wanted continued free trade between Britain and the EU after Brexit.
thumbnailBusiness calls for clarity from Prime Minister’s speech
January 16th, 2017
Businesses are calling on Prime Minister Theresa May to use her promised Brexit speech tomorrow/today(Tues) to offer clarity on key issues of concern.
thumbnailChamber support for region’s biggest security event
January 13th, 2017
One of the biggest regional security events of the year is being backed by the Chamber.
thumbnailTrustee vacancy for Treetops Hospice Care
January 13th, 2017
Treetops Hospice Care, an independent charitable organisation providing palliative care services in Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire, has a vacancy for a Trustee.
thumbnailFirst £1 coin in 30 years launches on 28 March
January 12th, 2017
The countdown has begun to the introduction of a new £1 coin.