The November Chamber Breakfast is at the Brook Hotel

Come and hear Stuart Franklin, from Suffolk Chamber of Commerce, whilst enjoying a full english breakfast at the Brook Hotel on the 21st November, 7am

Spotlight on …………. Jane Warden, Corporate Training Consultancy

I have lived in Felixstowe for 19 years having moved here from Ipswich.  I have three children all in their teens and educated at Felixstowe Academy.   I live in Old Felixstowe with my husband Martin ,who is a vocal coach and audition coach for all ages. I run a singing group on a Monday … read more …

Accuracy & Attention to Detail – 4th April 2019

This workshop is highly participative and aims to demonstrate why we make mistakes and what methods we can put in place to produce more accurate text and number work.  It also considers the impact of errors on the individual, team and organisation, and how our personality traits influence the mistakes we make. Course Objectives – … read more …

Fire Marshal Basic Training – 14th March 2019

This course is suitable for all individuals working with others or independently who have the responsibility of coordinating the organisation’s fire prevention and evacuation procedures. This course will give delegates awareness, guidance on procedures, confidence in what to do and a complete overview for their own safety and others. Course Objectives Understand the role of … read more …

Emergency First Aid at Work – 30th January 2019

This course covers the role of designated First Aid Appointed Person and this includes looking after the equipment and facilities and calling the Emergency Services when required.  Arrangements should be made for an Appointed Person to be available to undertake these duties at all times when people are at work. Course Content What is First … read more …

Management Skills Training – 13th March 2019

We are running a one day Management Skills Training Course on 13th March 2019 which is perfect for Supervisors, Team Leaders, Managers and Directors who have the responsibility of managing a team of any size. It designed to get the delegates thinking about the difference between leadership and management of people and processes and how … read more …

Dr William Millar from Anglia Growth Hub at the October Breakfast

Advisers at the New Anglia Growth Hub are like GPs for businesses, helping them to get better, become  more efficient and grow, says Dr William Millar, one the organisation’s founding team, which operates across Suffolk and Norfolk. Speaking at the Chamber’s October Breakfast at the Orwell Hotel, Dr Williams spelt out the variety of grants … read more …

Next Chamber Breakfast at the Orwell Hotel

The October Chamber Breakfast will be at the Orwell Hotel, we will be joined by Dr William Millar from the Anglia Growth Hub

The tour of the Port of Felixstowe

The Chamber’s fascinating tour of the 345 hectare Felixstowe Port site, which was conducted by Martin Woor, senior manager strategic rail, at Hutchinson Ports, was enjoyed by more than 20 members and some guests. The tour included close-up views of all the new facilities at the port, including two of the world’s largest remote controlled … read more …

Ten years of investment in Felixstowe

Massive private investment backed up by significant public expenditure in infrastructure over the past 10 years has provided enhanced business confidence and community spirit in Felixstowe. Speaking at the September Breakfast at the Ferry Golf Club, the Mayor, Cllr Graham Newman, revealed that public and private investments during the past decade had totalled more than £875 … read more …