Learn how to hit the headlines with PR workshop

Businesses across Northamptonshire can discover the power of publicity thanks to a new PR Academy launched by a Chamber member. The OJ PR Academy, run by Orange Juice Communications, will reveal the tricks of the trade and give business owners and marketing managers invaluable...

Plans to grow college provision as merger completes

Tresham College has successfully merged with Bedford College to form the Bedford College Group. The merger, completed last month, has seen the successful joining of Wellingborough, Kettering, Corby, The National College of Motorsport at Silverstone, Shuttleworth College at Old...

Public urged to nominate community champions

People living in Wellingborough are being urged to nominate their community champion. Entries for the Community Award of the second annual Wellingborough Chamber of Commerce Business Awards are being sought. Other categories businesses can enter include Services Business of the...

Swimming pool to re-open next week

Swimmers in Wellingborough will be able to swim for free all day during public sessions when the Waendel Leisure Centre pool reopens on Monday 4 September. Anyone visiting the centre on the day can enter a free prize draw to win a month-long family swim pass, normally wort...

Goddard Self-Storage stage charity event

A golf day staged by a Wellingborough company raised £3,000 for local charities. The event took place on Friday 21 July at Wellingborough Golf Club and was the thirteenth event organised by Chamber member Chris Goddard of Goddard Self-Storage, based at the Furnace Lane Industrial...

Broadband boost for Northamptonshire businesses

​Small to Medium Sized Enterprises (SMEs) are being encouraged to check if they’re eligible for a Broadband Connection Voucher from Northamptonshire County Council to get them connected to the superfast broadband network. A Connection Voucher can provide up to half of the cost of...