An opportunity at Dorset County Show

Dorset County Show (7-8th September) would like to promote Dorchester businesses by creating a dedicated trade avenue called Dorchester Street, which has been designed to celebrate the town and showcase some of the wonderful businesses on offer. Although unable to offer discounts for Chamber members, anyone exhibiting on Dorchester Street […]

Successful Women Awards are now open

Successful Women in Business are seeking nominations for their annual awards. Launched on International Women’s Day, the awards have 10 categories ranging from Business Mother to New Business and Women in Engineering. Recognition is so important as many women in business often have caring roles alongside a stressful, demanding workload […]

Breakfast to celebrate National Apprenticeships Week

More than 60 businesses were represented at our latest Networking Breakfast held in partnership with Weymouth College to mark National Apprenticeship Week. Weymouth College sponsored and hosted the event at its The Avenue restaurant – demonstrating their dedication to developing the next generation of young chefs and restaurant staff.  The breakfast, attended by over 40 Chamber members, featured several success […]

Nominate a business for DorsetECHO Industry Award

DorsetECHO has opened nominations for their 2019 DorsetECHO Industry Awards to highlight the many companies, across myriad sectors, which make such a huge contribution to our economy. Don’t miss your opportunity to nominate those businesses that make living in Dorset even better. There are innovative industries, both big and small, […]

Wellbeing and mindfulness workshop

Dorchester Chamber and Dorchester BID recognise the importance of raising awareness of mental health issues in the workplace. Early identification of stress triggers at work can benefit employees and hard-pressed business owners significantly. To spread awareness of this important topic, we are arranging a workshop on Thursday, 28th March (10am-1pm) […]