Mark Jepson, Mayor of Felixstowe & the Visit Felixstowe Campaign

It was quite a strange feeling being made Mayor of Felixstowe last week virtually! Unfortunately for the time being that is how we are having to communicate and interact. As we start to emerge from the lockdown we will have to remain vigilant, I strongly believe that if we do everything we are asked we … read more …

Great catch up at our last virtual evening event – Chair’s report

I thoroughly enjoyed last week’s Chamber get-together online via Zoom – not that I don’t enjoy the normal Breakfasts, of course, but sitting comfortably at home drinking wine and noting what other Chamber members had in their homes, while listening to the latest business advice and personal tales of Lockdown adventures proved a delightfully different … read more …

Chamber Member Barry Garnham on Fresh Gold Radio

What is 8 years old, based locally, available globally 24/7?  And still operating in the Lockdown? Fresh Gold Radio is proud to serve and be a part of The Felixstowe Community.  Internet-based with a top team of presenters F.G.R.  is the go-to on-line Music choice.  We cover those great decades of top tunes – 60’s … read more …

Virtual Evening Event, Thursday 14th May 6pm to 7pm

  A free virtual evening event is planned for members to get together and network in these unusual  times. Thursday 14th May 6pm to 7pm Pour a glass of wine or make a coffee and join in To book your place email the Chamber or book online

Level Two Youth Project Update

Thanks to the continued support from all our funders, we are able to continue to provide a much valued & needed service to the children, young people & families in Felixstowe & surrounding villages.   These new ways of working are not without challenge for us as a Charity, or for my Team individually & collectively.  That … read more …

Virtual Networking Coffee Morning Wednesday 29th April 10am

    You may already have found that Zoom.us is a great way for your business to keep in touch during lockdown. The Executive committee of the Chamber has its first virtual Committee meeting just last week. The Felixstowe Chamber is  looking to recreate its networking events online.  We will be using  zoom.us as a … read more …

Support in Felixstowe at this difficult time

As we always allude to it at this moment,  these are very difficult times, however it is during these times you see the incredible strength and resilience of communities. We already had the established organisations, Basics, FACTS, CAB and the Salvation Army, and as you would expect they continue to offer a fantastic service to … read more …

Chamber Update

The Chamber is busy working from home to support our members, and hope to continue to send out newsletters to keep all our members in touch. If you have any news or advice, or if you have any questions that you can’t find the answer to, please email Corrine or Roger Abbott our Chair. The … read more …

Corona-Covid19 Update – Currently networking events postponed

Due to the current situation our planned Networking events are cancelled until further notice and will be rescheduled later in the year.   If you have booked onto the next breakfast we will refund payment.  

Businesses & coronavirus – guidance from the Government

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