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Tue May 03, 2016 @16:45 - 05:45PM
BCTC - 2016 Annual General Meeting of the Bournemouth Chamber of Trade and Commerce Limited
Tue May 03, 2016 @18:00 - 08:00PM
BCTC - BH Banter Tuesday 3 May
Wed May 04, 2016 @07:30 - 09:30AM
AFC Business May Breakfast Event
Fri May 06, 2016 @19:00 -
The Mayor's Last Bash - Victorian Evening
Sat May 07, 2016 @11:00 - 03:00PM
Fun Food and Wine Pairing Lunch
Mon May 09, 2016 @17:30 -
Bournemouth Air Festival ‘Patrons 100 Club’ 2016
Wed May 11, 2016 @09:00 -
Business Essentials - Time Management
Wed May 11, 2016 @13:15 - 03:00PM
Free Taster of Business Owner Peer Boards
Fri May 13, 2016 @08:00 -
YMCA Charity Golf Day

Contact Details

Bournemouth Chamber Of Trade & Commerce
Argyll House
158 Richmond Park Rd

Tel: 01202 372437.

Latest News


2016 Annual General Meeting of the Bournemouth Chamber of Trade and Commerce Limited

Please find below formal notification of the 2016 Annual General Meeting of the Bournemouth Chamber of Trade and Commerce Limited, which will be held on:   Tuesday 3rd May 2016 The Miramar Hotel i

Baron of Beef Event - Launch of the 2016 Food Festival

Thursday 16th June 2016 from 6.45pm - Lounge Suit / Dress The Ocean View Hotel £22:50 per person. Canapes & Drinks Reception 6.45pm Baron of Beef Ceremony Roast Beef Meal (Vegetarian optio

BH Banter TUESDAY 3rd May

Tuesday 3 May Hotel Miramar 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. EVENT FORMAT Call in for a drink on the way home and make the most of this informal monthly gathering. You need to register via the link below

BCTC & BAHA Golf Day - Thursday June 30th

Bournemouth Chamber of Trade & Commerce and Bournemouth Accommodation & Hotel Association Thursday June 30th 18 holes of golf from 11:00 a.m Bacon Roll / Coffee on Arrival Price incl

Castlepoint to Launch New Style Blog and Summer Fashion Guide.

The leading fashion retailers at Bournemouth’s Castlepoint Shopping Park are supporting an initiative to engage and inspire fashion shoppers in the region.   Castlepoint has recruited the help of prof

Bournemouth Air Festival ‘Patrons 100 Club’ 2016

Bournemouth Air Festival ‘Patrons 100 Club’ 2016 Come along on Monday May 9th at 5:30 p.m. and enlist. Next meeting: East Cliff Court - to be confirmed Open exclusively to the first 100 members,

Cliff House Hotel’s General Manager Celebrated on Boutique Hotelier Powerlist

Tim Seward, General Manager at Cliff House Hotel in Southbourne, Dorset, has been announced on the Boutique Hotelier Powerlist. The Boutique Hotelier Power List aims to shed a light on those responsi

Unmasked! The Original STIG Revealed as Mystery Guest at 2016 Wheels Gala Dinner

Racing driver Perry McCarthy, who was the black-suited and original Stig on TV’s Top Gear, has been unmasked as the mystery guest speaker and VIP guest at the 2016 inaugural Coastal BID Wheels Gala Di

Greendale Converts Former Weymouth Post Office

Weymouth’s economy will be given a boost with two new restaurants after Dorset Chartered Builders, Greendale Construction Limited, completed renovating the former main post office building in Thomas S

Business Come Dancing & Summer Ball 2016 Launched

Business Come Dancing Summer Ball 2016 launched to raise money in support for people with Parkinson’s. After the success of last year’s fundraising event in December, Pavilion Dance South West and Le

Are you Will-ing to Plan for the Future?

Local solicitors involved in ‘Make A Will Fortnight’ are available for interviews. Local solicitors have once again teamed up to help people plan for the future and to raise money for charity by takin

School Garden Club Takes Root Thanks to Eco Donation

BIG-HEARTED bosses at a recycling company have helped a garden club take root at a Dorset school. Parley-based Eco Sustainable Solutions has donated two tonnes of its Super Soil product to Winton Prim

Fireworks Expected at Charity River Cruise

Lewis-Manning Hospice has announced details of a summer river cruise to Wareham on Thursday 28th July courtesy of Greenslade Pleasure Boats, which will culminate with the firework display on Poole Qua

Lester Brunt Trio all set to Raise Funds Through Cycle Challenge

Three Dorset businessmen will be swapping their formal suits for cycling shorts when they turn to pedal power to raise funds for charity this summer. Joel Brennan, Stephen Birrell and Robert Brunt, al

Environmental ISO14001 Gained By Castlepoint Team

Bournemouth’s Castlepoint Shopping Park has been accredited with ISO14001 that encourages better environmental management to reduce waste and energy use and improves efficiency to cut the cost of runn

Young People Are Missing out on the English Coast!

New research from the National Coastal Tourism Academy (NCTA) reveals that young people are missing out on the huge opportunities of holidaying on the English coastline because of lack of awareness, b

Bournemouth Homes Plan Goes on Show

Plans for new homes on the site of a Bournemouth car park long earmarked for development WENT ON show to the public at the Hallmark Hotel on Thursday 21 April. The scheme at Durley Road to the west o

Swishing Clothes Swap to Benefit Local Charity

A charity Swishing event, described as the latest ethical, eco-fabulous, social and fun craze to sweep the country, will be taking place on Thursday 28th April at The Carlton Hotel in Bournemouth to r

Bournemouth Receives ‘Coach Friendly’ Status From Industry Experts

Bournemouth is one of the latest towns to receive the prestigious ‘Coach Friendly’ towns, cities and villages status from the Confederation of Passenger Transport UK (CPT). Bournemouth has received t

Wimborne BID - Businesses Decide on the Future of Wimborne

The Wimborne Business Improvement District (BID) urges retailers and businesses to place their vote. On Friday 22nd April the Wimborne BID voting period opens.  Eligible voters will have received thei

P1 Coming To Town To Preview Grand Prix of the Sea

The countdown is already underway to this year’s P1 Bournemouth Grand Prix of the Sea in early September, which will be the Grand Finale to the five-venue P1 SuperStock and AquaX national championship

Sporta Celebrates Leisure and Cultural Excellence in Bournemouth

To mark its tenth year as the national association of leisure and cultural trusts, Sporta will be holding its AGM in Bournemouth next month, and for the first time will formally recognise the achievem

Speakeasy by Southpaw Dance Company comes to Pavilion Dance South West

Roaring, swinging, 1920s-themed dance theatre Speakeasy, a breath-taking live dance performance, comes to Pavilion Dance South West on Thursday 28 April at 7.30pm. Based on the classic tale of Faust,

Spur Road Maintenance - Update March 31st

The Dorset for You website and A338 blog site have sections where users of the road and local business community can record any issues/impact felt within businesses.  This is the official website for

Nominations are now open for the Dorset Venus Awards 2016 in Association with Mercedes-Benz of Poole!

Following the launch of the Dorset Venus Awards in association with Mercedes-Benz of Poole at Playgolf Bournemouth on Tuesday 19th April 2016, nominations for this year’s Awards are now open. Dorset

Corporate Vehicle Hire Increase a Positive Measure of Local Busy Businesses

Dave Wolfenden, Managing Director and founder of Abacus, the Ferndown and Andover based vehicle hire specialist, hopes that the fact that he can announce that corporate van and truck hires were up 10%

BH Live Achieves Investors In People Silver Standard

BH Live, a social enterprise and the South Coast’s leading operator of leisure and event venues, has been awarded the Investors in People Silver standard. This recognises its commitment to realising t

Beales Breakfast sponsored by Rawlins Davy - 19th May

Date: Thursday 19th May 7.30am till 9am or as long as you want to stay once the store is open. Beales Breakfast is a friendly and informal business networking event attended by a wide variety of b

Charities Forum Meeting Thursday May 12th

  Bournemouth Chamber of Trade and Commerce Meeting of the Charities Forum Thursday May 12th 4:30 p.m. to 5:45 p.m. The Grove Hotel AGENDA 4.30pm:          Registration (refreshments will be

Trust and Tax Specialist Joins Ellis Jones Solicitors

TRUST and tax specialist Andy Kirby has joined expanding law firm Ellis Jones Solicitors as a consultant. A former student at Poole Grammar School, Andy previously worked for HM Revenue & Customs

New Welcome for AFC Bournemouth Away Fans in Transformed Stand

AFC Bournemouth’s away stand at Vitality Stadium has received a Premier League makeover, thanks to local artist Miroslav Lucan, Bournemouth Coastal Business Improvement District (BID) and Bournemouth

BH On the Go - the Networking Lunch - May 26th

  Basepoint Bournemouth Thursday May 26th 12 noon to 2pm Please join us for BH On the Go - the Networking Lunch, your FREE quarterly lunchtime networking event - lunch and refreshments included.

Featured Promotion


Promotional Eshot

For just £50 per submission you can promote your business to other Chamber members in a professional manner, including your logo, an image, up to 200 words of promotional text (including an exclusive

Proud to be Members Logo

Members are free to use the logo “Proud to be Members” on their stationery and websites once the usage terms are agreed. Logos are available as jpg and eps. Contact: Click here to accept the T&C'

Events on BCTC Website

Member events can be placed on the BCTC website. Please submit details of the event in a Word document with logos etc preferably as Jpgs. Contact:  Cost: FREE

HTML Email

In addition to the Promotional Eshot, we can also offer html emails. These feature your business exclusively (you don't have to share with anyone else), and are more 'designed'. They always include th

Member 2 Member Offers Website Page

If you have an offer and would like it listed on this  web page just e-mail the details in an attached word document with jpegs for any logos please Contact:

Sponsor BH Banter, Beales Breakfast & Window Competitions

If you wish to promote your brand, product /service then this is a superb opportunity.  Your brand presence will be featured at the event and be promoted by the event leader, which will normally

Presidents Dinner (after AGM) and Christmas Dinner & Dance

One sponsor per year will be chosen for each of these events. Details are as per the BH Banter sponsorship or by arrangement. Contact:  Cost: £1000

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