Help Newham Skills Bank – Now Available

To support small businesses in Newham through these challenging times ActiveNewham and Newham Council have launched the Help Newham Skills Bank. This matches the professional skills of volunteers with the needs of small businesses and charities in order to help get them back on their feet.  If you would like to make use of this […]

Coronavirus – Business Support

Coronavirus or COVID19 has already had a profound impact on all of us. We are very conscious that businesses face extraordinary pressures and uncertainty and we want to do everything that we can to help. That includes making sure that the money the Government has paid to us to support local businesses gets to them […]

Business Rates 2020/2021

The Council is urgently updating its business rates collection practices in response to COVID-19. The Government has also announced that it would provide additional business rate support to some small businesses. Businesses in the hospitality, leisure and retail sectors, with a rateable value of less than £51,000 (and hence a bill of up to £26,112) […]

Newham Chamber of Commerce breakfast meeting – LBN budget consultation

Mayor Rokhsana Fiaz and Newham Council’s Cabinet have agreed draft Budget proposals for the next three years within the framework of community wealth building. The Budget continues to invest in young people, supports an ambitious housing delivery programme, addresses the climate and health emergency, supports the homeless and ensures residents in work are treated fairly. […]

Annual Chamber Christmas Toy Appeal

The Chamber’s Christmas breakfast meeting held on Thursday December 12th at the Holiday Inn – Westfield Stratford, featured the collection and donation of a number of small toys, along with some money raised, to go to the Children’s Toy Appeal.  The Children’s Toy Appeal, now in its 42nd year, is run by the Newham Recorder in partnership […]

Royal Docks Meet the Buyers Event – 2019

The Royal Docks Meet the Buyers event provides you with a unique and cost-effective method of presenting your products and services directly to major Royal Docks and London based buyers. Saving you time and money on marketing and frustrating cold calls we find the buyers for you and pre-arrange face to face sales meetings with […]