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The Chamber Blog

New Year Message from the Chairman

Norman Wilson 4th January 2014

The Christmas lights provided by Watton Town Council are really great. We now have possibly the best Christmas lights in the county and I applaud the Town Council for their efforts.
The Watton Town Team have a programme in place for some 5 events next year. The County Council officials have given guidelines that they will allow four road closures for events in a year but they must be on Sundays. Next month’s newsletter will give more details.
We will be lobbying the ...

Chairman's Extracts from the Chancellors Autumn Statement which might be positive for local businesses

Heather Nunn 15th December 2013

Having read through the whole of the Chancellors autumn statement, Norman has picked out a few items which might be good news for local businesses:

‘Together with Governor Carney, I acted last week to focus the Funding for Lending scheme away from mortgages onto small business lending, where its support is still needed.

To get the vacant shops that blight too many town centres to open again, I am introducing a new reoccupation relief that will halve the rates for ...

Wayland Businesses meet with George Freeman MP for Breakfast

Heather Nunn 6th December 2013

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A hearty breakfast started the day before a chance to hear the work that George Freeman MP is doing to highlight the needs of local small business. It was cheering to hear his vision of localism and best use of spending our (tax-payers) money. In the Q&A session some salient points were made to George and he committed to investigating these further. Delegates were also invited to contact him with any other issues or concerns they may have.

Don't miss Last Chance to book Friday's Business Breakfast

Heather Nunn 4th December 2013

Business Breakfast with George Freeman on Friday

Heather Nunn 2nd December 2013

Chair's Message for November

Norman Wilson 2nd November 2013

Local Mid-Norfolk businesses to meet with George Freeman MP

Heather Nunn 2nd November 2013

EDP Mobile Blackspots Campaign

6th October 2013

Chairman's September Message

Norman Wilson 8th September 2013

Wayland Show and funding increases

Norman Wilson 8th August 2013