As 2018 draws to a close I send you my wishes for a Happy Christmas and New Year. I know 2018 has been a difficult year for many of us, and there seems no hope for a speedy resolution to the uncertainty around Brexit. The news for Sudbury is mixed but hopeful. We are about […]
There won’t be a speaker for the December lunch meeting, however the Chamber invites you to come along to an informal meal with fellow members on Wednesday 12th December. Find out more about our lunch meetings and book your place, here.
We had an excellent Sudbury Chamber lunch meeting in November with Arthur Charvonia, Chief Executive of Babergh Mid Suffolk. Arthur impressed us talking about the changes in the council. They are once more allowed to build homes and are looking to develop expertise in this. He explained how they have retained the growth in business […]
Peter Rumsey is the founder of Great Cornard based Gallery and Arts Centre, Mill Tye Gallery. Here, Peter breaks down what his inspiration and motivation was for having a gallery in Great Cornard, Sudbury, and the importance of supporting local businesses and creative talent. What was your motivation for starting up Mill Tye Gallery […]
Gemma Mackman is a founding director of Sudbury-based business, Mackman, a full-service research, branding and marketing agency. Over 15 years, Mackman has worked with businesses such as Twinings, the University of Essex and University of Nottingham, Humphries Weaving, The Sticker Factory, Somerville Holdings and KSL. What was your biggest motivation in starting and running […]
Stop Press: Tim Yeo has been booked to talk to the Chamber’s business lunch in September.
Sudbury has performed much better than most town centres in recent years. Much of this is because of free car parking for up to three hours. There has been a serious threat that the local council would start charging for short stay parking. The Chamber of Commerce formed a group with the town councils of […]
We are delighted that Mark Bee the leader of Suffolk County Council has agreed to visit and talk to the Chamber of Commerce and speak at the lunch to be held on 13th March. The Council is the largest organisation operating in Suffolk, it has a massive budget and a great influence on business in […]
The Probus Club for retired professionals and businessmen is looking for new members who are approaching retirement. They hold monthly lunches at the Masonic Hall and coffee meetings at the Mill Hotel. Contact Bryn Roberts on email@example.com for details.
The next business briefings are: Wednesday 9th JanuaryChris Storey, Chamber ChairmanPay up! Or minimise your business rates February 13th FebruaryGeoffrey Van Orden, Euro MP for the East of EnglandMeet your Euro MP We meet in the Bridge Project, Gainsborough Street, Sudbury. To book, contact the Secretary.