NEXT BUSINESS LUNCH – FRIDAY 5TH AUGUST
Lewes Chamber of Commerce is pleased to report there's FREE Car parking in 14 of the Town’s Pay & Display car parks on Saturdays throughout December. Lewes District Council (LDC) have agreed to offer day-time free parking to pre-Christmas shoppers in a bid to...
Chamber President, Clare Crouch, and Secretary, Ashley Price met with the Generator Group (the current owners of the bus station site), last Wednesday (6th October) to hear their plans for the development of the site, and how this would affect bus services. Generator...
In a move that will provide even more benefit for its Members, Lewes Chamber of Commerce has become affiliated with Sussex Chamber. This means not only will the Chamber have a stronger voice to influence decision makers in government, but that there will be more...
As well as being good for society, there are significant business benefits to paying the real Living Wage. Over 30 Lewes businesses are now signed up to the Lewes Living Wage. Some may already qualify for accreditation, but aren’t aware of it. The current rate for the Living Wage for over 18s (Nov 20) is £9.50 per hour outside London, and the rate in the capital is now £10.85.
Imagine a community where people with dementia feel confident, understood and supported to live well. It is the vision of the Lewes & District Dementia Action Alliance (LDDAA) to help make the whole of the Lewes District ‘dementia friendly’.
Lewes Chamber of Commerce actively supports LDDAA. If you would like to like to, like us, help them achieve their vision please visit their facebook page for more information.
Alzheimer’s Society’s Dementia Friends programme is the biggest ever initiative to change people’s perceptions of dementia. It aims to transform the way the nation thinks, acts and talks about the condition.
The Phoenix… Human Nature has been selected as the preferred bidder and expect to complete the purchase by early February 2021.
They look forward to designing and building a truly extraordinary urban neighbourhood: a place that enables and inspires healthy and sustainable living.
More details to follow in the coming weeks as they release their programme, details of the professional team and the process for community engagement.