HELP FOR BUSINESSES
Edeal Enterprise Agency is a not for profit organisation offering free, impartial, business support in East Sussex including applying for business grants and funding.
CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) STATEMENT
We want shoppers to consider using local shops where they can. The traditional 'corner shop' can be a valuable resource for many of the essentials that disappear off supermarket shelves almost as soon as they are restocked. Shopping local also helps the economy within...
While there has only been 40 confirmed cases, but also, sadly, one death in the UK from Covid-19, three of those infected are from West Sussex or Surrey. Back as early as 12th February, the BBC were reporting that five (of the then eight) cases in the UK were linked...
Lewes Chamber of Commerce is very disappointed that East Sussex County Council has decided to alienate businesses, shoppers, and tourists to the town, by significantly increasing charges for on-street parking. Lewes businesses, especially small and independent...
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.