Chamber Events

Felixstowe Chamber hosts various events  throughout the year, including monthly breakfast meetings.  These are an opportunity to network with others from the local business community in an informal environment.  Check the website for upcoming events or subscribe to our newsletter

Spotlight on …….Krystyna Smithers, Piano Teacher

Krystyna Smithers Piano Teacher I teach the piano from my home in Bath Road.  It is a relaxed environment with the emphasis on enjoyment, but I can also assist my pupils in working towards ABRSM exams if they wish. My current students range from 7 to 70 years of age.   Learning to play the piano … read more …

Employing Carers was the subject of the March Breakfast

Three out of five people in Suffolk will become carers within the next 10 years and one in six carers is likely to have to choose between giving up work, or reducing their hours to cope with all their responsibilities. These were among the stark facts revealed by Hannah Barton and Joanna Belfield, from Suffolk … read more …

Official Opening of the Felixstowe Chamber Business Hub

 It was standing room only in the Chamber’s new Business Hub above Crafty Coffee in Hamilton Road as members and non-members gathered to hear Councillor Graham Newman, Felixstowe’s Mayor and Chamber member open it officially on March 13. Graham predicted that the Hub would be “a fantastic asset”, providing the town’s start-ups, sole traders and … read more …

Spotlight on …….Fresh Gold Radio

Launched in 2012, Fresh Gold is an “On-Line” Radio Station broadcasting 24/7. Playing Classic Hits & More, covering music from the ’60s to the 90’s and the best of today. As well as a great selection of music our programming includes Soul -Jazz/Funk – Rock – Country – Northern Soul & Motown all from a … read more …

Caroline Gumble at last week’s joint lunch at Felixstowe Ferry Golf Club

Caroline Gumble from Make UK (formerly known as EEF) gave an informative, interesting & thought provoking speech at the joint lunch event last Friday hosted by Felixstowe Chamber of Trade of Commerce & Suffolk Chamber of Commerce. It was the first time that the Suffolk Chamber had put on event in Felixstowe and the sun … read more …

An Inspiring talk from Helen Greengrass at the February Chamber Breakfast

It was a beautiful morning at Felixstowe Ferry Golf Club for the February Breakfast meeting, and it was great to see a full room to hear an an interesting and thought provoking talk on the opportunities and challenges for Hamilton Road and beyond, posing some questions and calling for suggestions and conversations on the way forward. … read more …

FELIXSTOWE BOOK FESTIVAL

PROMOTE YOUR BUSINESS WITH FELIXSTOWE BOOK FESTIVAL Now in its sixth year, the Festival is thriving, and continues to increase both in the variety of events and its audiences.  However, further funding is needed to safeguard the Festival’s future. For those expressing interest in supporting the Festival we are hosting an invitation-only corporate reception on … read more …

Join us at the next Chamber Breakfast Felixstowe Ferry Golf Club 20th February 7am

Our Speaker will be Helen Greengrass from Felixstowe Forward “Repurposing Hamilton Road What are we doing? What could we do?”      

Sam Parnell from Measured Brilliance at the January Breakfast

Sam Parnell, of Measured Brilliance, gave Chamber members a fascinating insight into the intricacies and the power of social media and websites to promote businesses, and their importance  for future prosperity.