Yeovil Chamber News

President's Heartbeat - w/c 12th May

President's Heartbeat - w/c 12th May

President’s Heartbeat - 12th May 2018 Some of you may be aware there is a presence flying the flag for all things happening in Yeovil.  Formed in 2013, Love Yeovil harnesses th... more

Released on 14/05/2018


President's Heartbeat - w/c 25th April

President's Heartbeat - w/c 25th April

President’s Heartbeat - 25th April 2018 Thursday 19th April saw the first outing for our new Business Leaders’ Breakfast on a beautiful clear spring morning at Yeovil Golf Club.  B... more

Released on 26/04/2018


President's Heartbeat - w/c 9th April

President's Heartbeat - w/c 9th April

President’s Heartbeat - 9th April 2018 A membership survey is about to hit your screens, and Chamber is seeking your valued input.  Yeovil Chamber is seeking to develop a manageable budg... more

Released on 09/04/2018


President's Heartbeat - w/c 18th March

President's Heartbeat - w/c 18th March

President’s Heartbeat - w/c 18th March 2018 Monday 12th March, marked my third AGM as President.  2017 saw increased value for our members; Yeovil Chamber is bringing business people... more

Released on 19/03/2018


President's Heartbeat - w/c 5th March

President's Heartbeat - w/c 5th March

President’s Heartbeat - w/c 5th March 2018 The lingering (and damaging) perception of Yeovil as somehow stuck in the 1980s, down-at-heel and dominated by engineering jobs, is being swept ... more

Released on 05/03/2018


President's Heartbeat - w/c 19th February

President's Heartbeat - w/c 19th February

President’s Heartbeat - w/c 19th February 2018 During 2016 and 2017 Chamber invested much of the budget on website development, communications and networking events, and that investment is st... more

Released on 19/02/2018


President's Heartbeat - w/c 5th February

President's Heartbeat - w/c 5th February

President’s Heartbeat - w/c 5th February 2018 On 1st February, I attended yet another landmark moment at Yeovil College, for the opening of the new Motor Vehicle Workshop facility, part-funde... more

Released on 05/02/2018


President's Heartbeat - w/c 22nd January

President's Heartbeat - w/c 22nd January

President’s Heartbeat - w/c 21nd January 2017 This week I met with Gregg Morrison, Head at Preston Academy.  We discussed at length, the future of Yeovil and how schools and industr... more

Released on 23/01/2018


President's Heartbeat - w/c 15th January

President's Heartbeat - w/c 15th January

President’s Heartbeat - w/c 15th January 2017 One of our member businesses hit the jackpot this week.  Yeovil Town Football Club found themselves, once again, drawn to play Manchest... more

Released on 15/01/2018


President's Heartbeat - w/c 8th January

President's Heartbeat - w/c 8th January

President’s Heartbeat - w/c 8th January 2017 I hope you all managed to grab at least a few days R&R over the festive season to recharge your batteries; to spend quality time with you... more

Released on 08/01/2018


President's Heartbeat - w/c 18th December

President's Heartbeat - w/c 18th December

President’s Heartbeat - w/c 18th December 2017 I am pleased to report I was able to act on an opportunity that could mean the difference between a retailer leaving, or staying in Yeovil. ... more

Released on 18/12/2017


President's Heartbeat - w/c 11th December

President's Heartbeat - w/c 11th December

President’s Heartbeat - w/c 11th December 2017 2017 has seen further evolution of the outreach and influence of Yeovil Chamber.  Stakeholders and agencies now recognise Yeovil Chamber as... more

Released on 11/12/2017


President's Heartbeat - w/c 4th December

President's Heartbeat - w/c 4th December

President’s Heartbeat - w/c 4th December 2017 Outside interest and investment in Yeovil continues.  In addition to £14m invested to upgrade arterial road junctions around Yeovil, &... more

Released on 04/12/2017


President's Heartbeat - w/c 27th November

President's Heartbeat - w/c 27th November

President’s Heartbeat - w/c 27th November 2017 Last Wednesday evening, I attended the Somerset Chamber AGM at the Holiday Inn, Taunton.  More than sixty delegates made up of business lea... more

Released on 27/11/2017


President's Heartbeat - w/c 20th November

President's Heartbeat - w/c 20th November

President’s Heartbeat - w/c 20th November 2017 On Saturday 18th November, I donned my hi-viz jacket and eagerly joined the small team of volunteers escorting the children’s Lantern Para... more

Released on 20/11/2017