Free Workshops at the Orwell Hotel, Felixstowe on the 16th August

The New Anglia Growth Hub, in conjunction with Felixstowe Chamber,  have two free workshops with Rachel Sloane at the Orwell Hotel this month. For more information visit their website or to sign up for the workshops  via the links Writing Skills for Business, August 16th, 9.00 – 13.00 Interviewing Skills for Writers and Bloggers, August … read more …

Roger Abbott attending Felixstowe Port Users Association Meeting

Chamber chairman Roger Abbott attended a positive FPUA meeting at the Fludyers Hotel on July 18, where more than 40 delegates heard how the association was tackling an array of technical challenges facing people delivering containers to the port — and already seeing some success, though FPUA chairman Jason Flower warned some issues might take … read more …

Fire Marshal Basic Training – 16th October 2018

Fire Marshal Basic Training (Half day course) Epsilon House, West Road, Ransomes Europark, Ipswich, IP3 9FJ On Tuesday 16th October 2018 at 9:00am – 1:00pm Cost £85 + VAT per person Group Discount available for bookings of two or more This course is suitable for all individuals working with others or independently who have the … read more …

Managing Stress and Pressure – 27th September 2018

Managing Stress and Pressure (Full day course) Epsilon House, West Road, Ransomes Europark, Ipswich, IP3 9FJ On Thursday 27th September 2018 at 9:00am – 4:30pm Cost £140 + VAT per person Group Discount available for bookings of two or more This course demonstrates how to effectively identify and manage the impact of stress and pressure … read more …

Emergency First Aid at Work – 22nd August 2018

Emergency First Aid at Work (Full day course) Epsilon House, West Road, Ransomes Europark, Ipswich, IP3 9FJ On Wednesday 22nd August 2018 at 9:00am – 4:30pm Cost £99 + VAT per person Group Discount available for bookings of two or more This course covers the role of designated First Aid Appointed Person and this includes … read more …

Felixstowe Academy needs exhibitors for Careers Fair

Trudy O’Reilly, from the Felixstowe Academy, is asking members of the Felixstowe Chamber of Trade and Commerce if they know of any businesses who would like to exhibit at its careers fair at the Felixstowe Academy on September 29, 2017? The provisional outline for the morning is:- 8.50am – 10.05am Year 11 10.05am – 10.25am … read more …

Special Events to Celebrate Summer

Felixstowe Chamber members The Orwell Hotel, who are planning major re-furbishments since its new ownership, will celebrate this summer by staging a number of special events during the summer months. They include the return of the popular international Drag Spectacular, “The Ladybirds,” accompanied by a special two-course meal on August 12, as well as a … read more …

Bangers and Burglaries

This month’s networking breakfast was another successful one, run in conjunction with the Flyer. We met on Wednesday 5th July at the Orwell Hotel in Hamilton Road, Felixstowe. Our guest speaker was South East Locality Inspector Andy Pershouse and his colleague Sergeant Peter Street who gave us an interesting and informative talk about keeping our homes … read more …

Joint Breakfast with Suffolk Constabulary Guest

Our next Chamber  networking breakfast is another joint one with the Flyer. Everyone is welcome to attend on Wednesday 5th July from 7am at the Orwell Hotel in Hamilton Road, Felixstowe. Our guest speaker is South East Locality Inspector Andy Pershouse and his colleague Sargeant Peter Street who will be talking about keeping your home and … read more …

Canine Conundrum

Can you help the Martlesham-based Canine Crèche Group? They are hoping to find a suitable franchise site in the Felixstowe area and you can help. Franchise support manager Valerie Friend, who was at our recent Chamber Breakfast meeting explains: “I am looking for a commercial property to lease in Felixstowe, Walton or Trimley with a minimum … read more …