Members gather for our summer lunch

More than 50 members attended the Chamber’s summer lunch at Summer Lodge Country House Hotel & Spa in Evershot last week. Perfect weather enabled members to enjoy drinks on the sunny terrace while networking before sitting down to a fabulous lunch in the hotel’s 3-rosette fine dining restaurant, which included […]

Meeting the neighbours

meet the neighbours

Nearly 100 attended the breakfast organised by Dorchester Chamber for Business, Yeovil Chamber, Sherborne Chamber & Bridport Chamber at the George Albert near Evershot. President Steve Bulley was delighted with the turnout and said: “it’s wonderful to see the room filled with great conversations”. The event was the second inter-Chamber […]

An opportunity for entrepreneurial students

student opportunity

A trailblazing Dorchester school has become the first in west Dorset to join the new Young Chamber Programme bridging the gap between business and education. The Thomas Hardye School in Queens Avenue has signed up to the pioneering initiative being led by Dorset Chamber of Commerce and Industry (DCCI). Winfrith-based […]

President’s Budget response

budget

Dorchester Chamber for Business President says the Budget delivered few surprises. “The budget delivered few surprises as expected, however the news that the growth forecast has been upgraded from 1.4% to 2% this year is welcome.” He added it was encouraging to see a shift to ease the pain of […]