Felixstowe and the Low Carbon Future is the topic at the next Chamber Breakfast

Join us for breakfast at the Orwell Hotel, Wednesday 15th August at the Orwell Hotel at 7am, where we will hear from Peter Frost, Environmental Strategy Officer from SCDC on the Low Carbon Future. Book Now!

Breakfast at the Brook Hotel with Darryl James from Felixstowe Academy

  The Chamber’s schools project took a big step forward at the July Breakfast when the Felixstowe Academy’s Head of 6th Form, Darryl James spelt out some of its plans to ensure the school improved in the near to medium-term future, as well as some of the challenges it was facing. These include focusing more … read more …

Felixstowe Chamber launches its Business Survey

This survey will enable the Chamber to look at the current and potential needs locally of all businesses, and identify any barriers to future growth and success.  With the funds awarded by East Suffolk Partnership (ESP) to the Felixstowe Chamber, the survey is the first step in the feasibility study into the need of prospective and current businesses … read more …

Great views & the future of Tech opportunities at our June Breakfast

Painting a picture of the burgeoning tech scene across East Suffolk, Tech East chief executive Tim Robinson included Felixstowe in the picture, describing the potential for future partnerships with Cambridge, London and China. Speaking at the Chamber’s monthly Breakfast meeting at the Felixstowe Ferry Golf Club on June 20, Mr Robinson said: We are here … read more …

June Breakfast at the Felixstowe Ferry Golf Club

The June Breakfast is on the 20th at Felixstowe Ferry Golf Club at 7am,  we will be joined by  Tim Robinson of Tech East.

John Greenwold speaking at our May breakfast

Remember the customer is not always right, especially in a business that is offering expert advice and high-quality products, said John Greenwold during an entertaining talk on ways to diversify and add value at the Chamber’s May Breakfast in His Lordship’s Library at the Orwell Hotel. Describing how and why he has moved his business … read more …

May breakfast at the Orwell Hotel

Join us  for the next Chamber breakfast  on the 16th May at 7am.   Our Speaker is John Greenwold from the Wine Boutique.

April Breakfast at the Brook Hotel, with our speaker Miles Varten from FPUA

More than 90,000 vehicles come and go at Felixstowe Port a month, with 50,000 container movements a week and more than 130 companies are working in the port. These are just some of the fascinating facts provided by Felixstowe Port Users Association deputy chairman Miles Vartan during his informative talk at the Chamber’s April Breakfast at … read more …

A successful AGM & evening event at the Orwell

It was great to see so many members and non-members of the Chamber at our recent AGM and evening event.  We started the evening with the AGM, where Roger Abbott, the Chair , shared  his vision for the future of the Chamber. ” My main aim is to add value to Felixstowe Chamber membership, with more workshops … read more …

Free GDPR Workshops

GDPR Workshops in Felixstowe Thursday 5th April 9am Tuesday 17th April 2pm The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into force on the 25th of May 2018. It represents the biggest change in data protection law in the last 20 years and it’s going to have a profound effect on the way your organisation gathers, … read more …