Grow your business in 2018

Come along to GrowthCLUB,  it will inspire and assist you in building a step-by-step practical, relevant and tailor-made Action plan for the first 90 days of 2018, aimed at driving more profit into your business. It is designed for all business owners and senior managers irrespective of the size of […]

£100 prize for the best Christmas window display

The Dorset Echo, Dorchester Chamber for Business, Dorchester BID, Weymouth & Portland Chamber of Commerce and Weymouth Bid have teamed up to award prizes to the best dressed commercial Christmas windows. There are three categories to enter depending on area – and a £100 prize for the winning window in […]

Battens raises £1,200 for heroes charity

Battens Solicitors presented £1,200 cheque to Hangers Heroes at Weymouth and Portland Chamber last week. Their donation is the result of funds raised by Battens’ annual beach volleyball tournament, which took place in Weymouth during the summer. The event celebrated its tenth anniversary with more than 200 business people dressed in […]

Army officer swaps the military for a career in law

Mark Hood (left) spent 20 years in the armed forces but in 2015, he decided to change vocation and become a solicitor.  Two years on – having passed his Graduate Diploma in Law and Legal Practice Course at the University of Law in Bristol – he is now starting his training […]

Responses needed for Q4 Economic Survey

Dorset Chamber of Commerce and Industry has opened the 2017 Q4 Economic Survey. Responses from businesses across Dorset – large or small – are urgently required to identify key issues and provide an insight into the economic climate within the county. Last month the Chamber had nearly 100 responses giving […]