Wellingborough Chamber of Commerce

Loss of 110 jobs as engine manufacturers Mahle Powertrain close Wellingborough base

    Engine manufacturers Mahle Powertain have closed their Wellingorough site with the loss of more than 110 jobs.   The factory located in Booth Drive, Park Farm Industrial Estate closed at the end of April. Plant manager, Anthony Green, told the Northamptonshire...

Employment, training and voluntary roles to be showcased at Wellingborough Library

Employment opportunities, training courses and voluntary work will be showcased at Wellingborough Library later this month. The Real Options for Skills and Employment (ROSE) fair, for people over 18, will take place on Wednesday, May 23 from 10am to 1pm. Speaking to the Northants...

History of Brewing in Northamptonshire

  Interested to find out the history behind brewing in Northamptonshire? Rob Hart, President of Wellingborough Chamber of Commerce and owner of Hart Family Brewers will give a talk on Brewing in Northamptonshire on Thursday, October 19th at The Wellingborough Museum in...

Jobs will be created as logistics firm expands

Wellingborough’s central location and “excellent” transport links have attracted logistics firm Yusen Logistics (UK) Ltd to expand their presence in the town. The new 379,000sq ft building, located at Prologis Park Wellingborough West, which is located next to...

Businesses given opportunity to shape future investment in the region

The views of more than 2,000 businesses will be used in future investment decisions made across the South East Midlands. SEMLEP has launched the 2017 Business Survey, to gather the views of businesses from across the South East Midlands on recent economic performance and the...

Functioning government ‘essential’ to business confidence

The swift formation of a functioning government is ‘essential’ to business confidence, according to the Director General of the British Chambers of Commerce. Dr Adam Marshall commented on the General Election result saying:  “After two long years of elections,...