BCTC Board Member appointed Ambassador for Lewis Manning Hospice

Sarah Ali Choudhury, BCTC Executive Board Member, has been appointed as an Ambassador for Lewis Manning Hospice. Sarah, the face behind Insta Curry Queen, is an active member of the business and charity community in Bournemouth. Sarah says, ” I am honoured and grateful to have been given this position for a charity that is […]

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Due to recent local events the Dorset Police Crime and Commissioner has teamed up with the Dorset Anti-Slavery Partnership to offer FREE awareness raising training.  Modern Slavery, child exploitation and human trafficking targets vulnerable members of our community and can lead to criminal activity happening with establishments.  Hotels and restaurants need to take proactive action […]

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Wednesday, 18th March 2020The Hotel Collingwood, Bournemouth at 6:00 pm The AGM is free to attend for all paid members of the Bournemouth Chamber. Only fully paid members are eligible to vote at the AGM, so please ensure that if you wish for your vote to be included please ensure your membership is paid and up to date for […]

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A Cultural Future for Bournemouth, Christchurch, & Poole

The BCP Cultural Collective is holding a session of speakers discussing the Cultural Collective – a link between the Culture Section and Business, Healthcare and Education. It is free, includes lunch, but registering is essential: https://bcpculturalcollective.co.uk #bcpculturalcollective #healthcare #education #business

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Free Cyber Security Training

BCP Council are currently offering FREE cyber security and data management training for all Small & Medium sized Businesses (SMEs) in Dorset. It takes place online, very little time commitment from an employee, no obligation and there is a chance to win additional Cyber Security Consultancy worth £900. All free. The project is government funded […]

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BCTC Lunch & Learn, 27th February

Lunch & Learn provides ambitious, pro-active business owners with the opportunity to connect with like-minded local entrepreneurs. Try a new type of networking- exclusive for business owners who want to grow their business and increase business performance. Join us for an exclusive ‘Lunch & Learn’ series for a really nice balance of work and socializing […]

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Come See AFC Bournemouth U23’s vs Southampton U23’s

We are delighted to offer AFC Business members an exclusive event giving you the chance to combine football, hospitality and networking.  The Cherries will be looking to do the double over south coast rivals Southampton and secure their place in the knockout stages of the Premier League Cup. The squad is set to feature future […]

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Bournemouth Chamber comment on sad news of historic Bournemouth Department Store

Bournemouth Chamber of Trade & Commerce’s (BCTC) have been deeply saddened by the news that The Beales chain of department stores has gone into administration.   With its 139 years of history, Beales was established in 1881 by John Elmes Beale, who was an English politician and merchant when he opened its flagship store in Bournemouth, which today still stands on […]

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BCTC President’s Dinner

Come and celebrate our new President with a three-course dinner and entertainment Following on from the AGM at 6pm, come join us for the Black Tie celebration of our new President of the Bournemouth Chamber of Commerce at the Collingwoood Hotel. At the same time, say goodbye to our outgoing President, Roger Smith. The evening […]

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