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Department for Education publishes delivery plan for the Fenland and East Cambridgeshire Opportunity Area

Friday 26 January 2018

The Department for Education has published the delivery plan for the Fenland and East Cambridgeshire Opportunity Area The purpose of the plan is to tackle Social Mobility across the area ...

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Advice to help businesses tackle cybercrime

Wednesday 03 January 2018

Business owners wanting to protect themselves from cyber criminals are being invited to attend a free information and advice event in Chatteris next month Fenland for Business the economic arm ...

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“There’s no catch” to business growth funding – can your business benefit?

Monday 06 November 2017

Fenland s rural and agricultural businesses have been urged to take advantage of grant funding to help their businesses grow A Fenland for Business networking event held in Chatteris on ...

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Supporting agriculture and rural business in Fenland

Tuesday 17 October 2017

Funding and support for agricultural and rural businesses will be the focus of the next free networking event in Chatteris Fenland for Business the economic development arm of Fenland District ...

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Networking event will discuss ideas for business growth

Wednesday 16 August 2017

Growing a business through tenders branding effective web design and new product development will be the topics up for discussion at the next free business networking event in Chatteris Organised ...

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Support to ease burden of business rates hike

Wednesday 26 July 2017

Small businesses struggling to survive following an increase in business rates are set to benefit after councillors approved a new government-funded scheme At a Fenland District Council Cabinet meeting on ...

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Chatteris hosts second free networking event

Wednesday 21 June 2017

Developing skills and nurturing talent in Fenland s workforce will be the topic up for discussion at next week s free business networking event in Chatteris The second in a ...

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Deadline extended for Fenland Business Survey

Friday 09 June 2017

Businesses still have time to give feedback on support available from Fenland District Council Businesses across Fenland now have until 30 June to share the challenges and opportunities facing them ...

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Fenland Business Survey launched - have your say on support available from Fenland District Council

Friday 19 May 2017

Businesses to have their say on support available from Fenland District Council Businesses across Fenland have until 9 June to share the challenges and opportunities facing them in a survey ...

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Informative business sessions launched in Chatteris

Tuesday 02 May 2017

The first in a series of free informative networking sessions designed to help businesses grow and overcome challenges has been hailed a great success A total of 18 business attendees ...

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What GDPR means for your business - free networking event in Chatteris

Wednesday 28 February 2018, 10:00 - 12:00 - South Fens Business Centre, Fenton Way, Chatteris, PE16 6TT

Host: Fenland for Business

In this free of charge, interactive session with CRM Insights, we'll be taking a look at the changes your business needs to make ahead of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) coming in to force in May 2018. During this event you'll have the chance to consider your current data protection processes and assess the action you need to take to avoid fines of up to €20 million or 4% of global turnover (whichever is highest) for non-compliance. To book a free place, use the link below.

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Growing Your Business Two Day Workshop

Wednesday 14 March 2018, 09:30 - 16:30 - The Boathouse, 1 Harbour Square, Wisbech, PE13 3BH

Host: Nwes

This free of charge programme is designed for business owners, senior managers or aspiring managers who will have responsibility for growing a business, organisation or department. It consists of practical and tutored sessions during which delegates will learn a number of techniques and methods to increase their ability to plan, manage and maximize opportunities to develop profitable and effective growth. Any SME business located within the Greater Cambridgeshire Greater Peterborough area which is looking to either expand and grow, and/or employ additional staff. Both days must be attended for the programme to be fully funded. For more details please use the link below.

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