Scottish referendum reaction from Hampshire Chamber

Basingstoke Gazette:

10:07am Friday 19th September 2014

FOLLOWING Scotland’s decision to remain part of the United Kingdom, Hampshire Chamber is calling for businesses to have a greater influence on less centralised government.

The Basingstoke Gazette's fair is just the job

Basingstoke Gazette:

4:15pm Thursday 18th September 2014

GOOD news for jobseekers and people looking to make a career move – a jobs fair is set to be staged by The Gazette at a key Basingstoke venue.

Hotel fur felines with a la cat menu opens in Pamber Heath

Basingstoke Gazette:

12:37pm Thursday 18th September 2014

A NEW five-star hotel in north Hampshire is definitely cool for cats.

FSB announces record confidence among small businesses

Basingstoke Gazette: Federation of Small Businesses proposes National Insurance holiday

4:11pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

LATEST survey results from the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) reveal record confidence levels among UK small businesses

Employment figures are up

Basingstoke Gazette: There is a shameful gender gap in science and technology, says the CBI

2:14pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

THE latest official labour market data from the Office for National Statistics shows that for the three months to July, employment increased by 74,000 to 30.6 million people.

Haines Watts is on the look out for young entrepreneurs

Basingstoke Gazette:

11:45am Wednesday 17th September 2014

AS Scotland goes to the polls to decide whether it will become independent, many young people across the rest of the UK are choosing to go it alone themselves, by starting up their own businesses.

Phones 4U goes into administration

Basingstoke Gazette:

10:19am Monday 15th September 2014

MOBILE phone retailer Phones 4U went into administration on Sunday night putting 5,596 jobs at risk.

Online tax risks according to Baker Tilly

Basingstoke Gazette:

9:17am Monday 15th September 2014

USING online sites such as eBay or Airbnb can be a great way of earning some extra money, but if these are being used for carrying on a trade, it is the responsibility of private traders to disclose their earnings to HMRC and pay the correct amount of tax.

Tylney Hall makes it onto 'Diners' Choice' list

Basingstoke Gazette: The Tylney Hall Hotel in Rotherwick

7:05pm Sunday 14th September 2014

TYLNEY Hall Hotel in Rotherwick has been voted onto Opentable’s ‘Diners' Choice’ list for 2014.

Police commissioner launches online survey to help tackle business crime

Basingstoke Gazette: Hampshire PCC Simon Hayes

5:12pm Friday 12th September 2014

POLICE and Crime Commissioner for Hampshire, Simon Hayes, has launched an online survey to engage with local business communities across the county to inform his business crime strategy.

Sysco Guest Supply Europe receives Queen's Award

Basingstoke Gazette:

1:44pm Friday 12th September 2014

A FIRM that supplies luxury toiletries to many of the world’s leading hotels has received a Queen’s Award for Enterprise for International Trade.

Open day will drive up customer awareness at Harwoods Basingstoke

Basingstoke Gazette:

6:13pm Thursday 11th September 2014

AN OPEN day, designed to put Harwoods firmly on the map in north Hampshire for BMW and Mini owners, is set to take place this month.

The Crown in Old Basing chosen as one of 2015 Good Food Guide's top 50 pubs

Basingstoke Gazette:

12:39pm Thursday 11th September 2014

Head chefs Chris Barnes and Tom Wilson have put the pub firmly on the map as an extraordinary place to eat.

Views on Scottish Independence sought by Hampshire Chamber

Basingstoke Gazette: Stewart Dunn

4:52pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

HAMPSHIRE Chamber is after comments and view about the Scottish Referendum.

Basingstoke and Deane is best for all round small business friendliness according to the FSB

Basingstoke Gazette:

4:12pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

WHEN it comes to all round business friendliness, Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council comes top.

Get started with a start-up loan with WSX Enterprise

Basingstoke Gazette:

12:00pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

BUDDING entrepreneurs across are being encouraged to take up Government backed start-up loans to launch their enterprises.

'Fat Boys' raise a Wealth of cash

Basingstoke Gazette:

9:25am Wednesday 10th September 2014

THE AXA Wealth Fat Boys have been piling on the pedal power again – raising over £14,000 for charity by cycling from London to Bruges with a slightly different twist.

A water 'cocktail' from ESP Energy Management could save money

Basingstoke Gazette:

4:30pm Tuesday 9th September 2014

A WATER technology pioneered by a Basingstoke firm could save businesses up to 30 per cent in energy consumption.

Family law firm to open new office

Basingstoke Gazette:

6:00am Friday 5th September 2014

A THAMES Valley law firm is set to open offices in Basingstoke on Monday

The borough's largest employer backs Destination Basingstoke

Basingstoke Gazette:

12:00pm Thursday 4th September 2014

THE borough’s largest employer is the latest organisation to become a major supporter of Destination Basingstoke.

Lamb Brooks Solicitors asks is your website legal?

Basingstoke Gazette:

9:08am Thursday 4th September 2014

WHEN searching for goods or services, most people will search on the internet first.

FSB calls for small businesses to be at the heart of LEPs’ growth plans

Basingstoke Gazette: Neil Eames, development manager of the Federation of Small Businesses Wessex Region

5:21pm Wednesday 3rd September 2014

A REPORT published today by the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) and the Centre for Local Economic Strategies (CLES) calls on Local Enterprise Partnerships (LEPs) to place small businesses at the heart of their plans for local economic growth.

Mum's the word for Reality HR

Basingstoke Gazette:

9:27am Wednesday 3rd September 2014

MUM’S the word for a growing outsourced HR firm.

SET Marketing supports Promotional Products Week

Basingstoke Gazette:

10:54am Monday 1st September 2014

SET Marketing based in Chineham is supporting Promotional Products Week (PPWeek).

Relocation specialists HCR shortlisted for awards

Basingstoke Gazette:

6:00am Sunday 31st August 2014

GLOBAL relocation specialists HCR Group has been shortlisted for three Expatriate Management and Mobility Awards 2014 – known as The EMMAs.

Staff at Wickes saddle up for around-world ride

Basingstoke Gazette:

7:43pm Saturday 30th August 2014

WORKERS helped to pull in the pounds for charity at a Basingstoke store.

Hampshire Chamber vineyard visit

Basingstoke Gazette: Hat-trick of awards for Danebury Vineyards

3:34pm Friday 29th August 2014

THERE are still places available for Hampshire Chamber members to visit Danebury Vineyards near Stockbridge.

Sysco to collect Queen's Award

Basingstoke Gazette: Sysco wins Queen's Award

3:25pm Friday 29th August 2014

SYSCO Guest Supply Europe, based at Calleva Park, in Aldermaston, is to be presented with the Queen’s Award for Enterprise, by The Lord Lieutenant of Berkshire Mary Bayliss next Wednesday.

Mardi Gras fun at The Basingstoke Country Hotel

Basingstoke Gazette: County council asks for feedback for 'Ageing Well in Hampshire' strategy

3:21pm Friday 29th August 2014

A MARDI Gras-themed reception is being hosted by The Basingstoke Country Hotel, on Thursday, September 18.

Sound of success for audio firm

Basingstoke Gazette:

3:16pm Friday 29th August 2014

PREMIER Business Audio has received the MARCE international marketing award.

Welding training facility could soon be built in Basingstoke

Basingstoke Gazette: IN ACTION: Ruth tries her hand at welding and soldering

3:10pm Friday 29th August 2014

A NEW welding training facility could soon be built in Basingstoke if the application is given the green light by the borough council.

De La Rue Cash boost for M3 Job Club

Basingstoke Gazette:

10:14am Friday 29th August 2014

THE future of the award-winning M3 Job Club is more secure – thanks to a £1,000 donation from the De La Rue Charitable Trust.

New restaurant brings an authentic taste of China to Basingstoke

Basingstoke Gazette:

4:12pm Thursday 28th August 2014

A NEW Chinese restaurant – offering the authentic taste of the Orient – has opened in Basingstoke’s Top of The Town.

VAT compliance – chore or opportunity?

Basingstoke Gazette:

3:46pm Thursday 28th August 2014

MOST businesses view VAT compliance as a necessary evil – something that has to be done, accurately and on time.

AA chief executive resigns with immediate effect

Basingstoke Gazette: Fanum House, the Basingstoke headquarters of the AA

11:34am Thursday 28th August 2014

THE AA’s chief executive Chris Jansen announced his resignation today.

Almost half of South East firms to invest in new staff and training

Basingstoke Gazette: Baz 3D copy.jpg

12:58pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

THE majority of small and medium sized enterprises in the South East are expecting to invest in their businesses this quarter, according to research from Bibby Financial Services.

Award-winning Blatchford urges firms to enter EEF manufacturing competition

Basingstoke Gazette:

9:44am Wednesday 27th August 2014

AN AWARD-winning Basingstoke firm is urging local companies to put themselves forward for a national business accolade, after coming up trumps themselves last year.

Nice surprises at BOO

Basingstoke Gazette:

6:00am Saturday 23rd August 2014

BRIDES looking for a stylish wedding gown are in for a nice surprise in Hartley Wintney.

Trio 'break the barriers'

Basingstoke Gazette:

6:00am Friday 22nd August 2014

‘IF YOU want to do it, you can’ – that’s the mantra of three young entrepreneurs who have opened a new streetwear store in Basingstoke.

Strong showing is the name of the GAME

Basingstoke Gazette:

12:56pm Thursday 21st August 2014

A STRONG performance has been delivered by GAME Digital plc.

McLeod Browne merges with Hart Financial Management

Basingstoke Gazette: Baz 3D copy.jpg

8:56am Wednesday 20th August 2014

BASINGSTOKE-based McLeod Browne has merged with Hart Financial Management.

Beating identity fraud

Basingstoke Gazette:

4:30pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

BASINGSTOKE is at the crossroads of a global explosion of identity fraud. That is according to Darren Innes, of Identity Theft Prevention in Basingstoke’s Top of The Town.

Working out at work has its health benefits

Basingstoke Gazette:

9:43am Monday 18th August 2014

BASINGSTOKE businesses have been encouraging their staff to workout at work.

Opportunity to back new lifesaving gadget

Basingstoke Gazette:

11:16am Saturday 16th August 2014

A FATHER and son from Old Basing are launching a campaign to fund a potentially lifesaving gadget.

New business networking group chairman

Basingstoke Gazette:

5:08pm Friday 15th August 2014

BASINGSTOKE4Business Breakfast Network has a new chairman.

Today is the last chance to enter the INSPIRE14 Business Awards

Basingstoke Gazette:

9:29am Friday 15th August 2014

TODAY is the last chance to enter the INSPIRE14 Business Awards.

BBC Breakfast's Mike Bushell backs half-marathon

Basingstoke Gazette:

11:50am Wednesday 13th August 2014

RUNNERS in this year’s Destination Basingstoke Phillips Half-Marathon have been getting some star support from BBC sports presenter Mike Bushell.

3D printers in action at Festival Place

Basingstoke Gazette:

4:50pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

VISITORS to a pop-up shop in Festival Place can see 3D printers in action.

Last chance to enter the INSPIRE14 Business Awards

Basingstoke Gazette:

7:00am Sunday 10th August 2014

THERE is a week to go to enter the INSPIRE Business Awards 2014 – the deadline is August 15.

The Purple Agency pledges its support for Destination Basingstoke

Basingstoke Gazette:

2:14pm Saturday 9th August 2014

The Purple Agency is the latest firm to pledge its support to Destination Basingstoke.

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