Yeovil Chamber News

Coronavirus Update 23rd May

Local Authority Discretionary Grants Fund (DGF) Applications Open 11:00 Tuesday 26th May DGF is aimed at businesses with less than 50 employees, adversely affected by the COVID-19 crisi... more

Released on 21/05/2020


Coronavirus Update 11th May

Coronavirus Update 11th May

Welcome to the latest Coronavirus update from Yeovil Chamber. In his 10th May address to the UK, the Prime Minister outlined a roadmap for reopening society. Click to view the Prime M... more

Released on 11/05/2020


Coronavirus Update 4th May

Coronavirus Update 4th May

Welcome to the latest update from Yeovil Chamber. From Monday 4th May, HMRC will start contacting around 3.5m customers who may be eligible for Self-Employment Income Suppor... more

Released on 04/05/2020


Coronavirus Update 27th April

Coronavirus Update 27th April

        Welcome to the latest update. South Somerset District Council have processed nearly 2,000 applications for coronavirus support benefits an... more

Released on 30/04/2020


Coronavirus Update 24th April

Coronavirus Update 24th April

        Yeovil Chamber continues to distribute regualr bulletins to our members regarding business support and health guidance during lockdown. At the 23rd April... more

Released on 24/04/2020


Breakfast Circle Online

Breakfast Circle Online

 Welcome to the Breakfast Circle Online. Today we welcomed 17 businesses to the first Breakfast Circle Online meeting held on Zoom.  This was set-up to continue to provide a valuable ser... more

Released on 23/04/2020


President's Heartbeat – w/c 27th February

President's Heartbeat – w/c 27th February

President's Heartbeat - 27th February 2020 Yeovil Chamber Celebrates 100 Years On Thursday 27th February 2020 Yeovil Chamber celebrated our first 100 years at a sold-out Centenary AGM, at th... more

Released on 12/03/2020


President's Heartbeat – w/c 15th November

President's Heartbeat – 15th November 2019 There are a large number of manufacturing & engineering businesses dotted around the four Yeovil Business Parks, quietly creating succes... more

Released on 22/11/2019


President's Heartbeat – w/c 10th August

President's Heartbeat – w/c 10th August

President's Heartbeat 10th August 2019 Work has now commenced at the south-west corner of Leonardo airfield, Yeovil, on iAero, a £10m research & development and innovation centre; del... more

Released on 13/08/2019


President's Heartbeat – w/c 1st August

President's Heartbeat – w/c 1st August

President's Heartbeat 1st August 2019 Yeovil is now capable of confidently punching above its weight. The expanding suite of Chamber member benefits and business support took a signific... more

Released on 07/08/2019


President's Heartbeat – w/c 27th May

President's Heartbeat – w/c 27th May

President's Heartbeat – 25th May 2019 “Reports of the death of Yeovil town centre are greatly exaggerated.” On my weekly travels and meetings with key stakeholders... more

Released on 28/05/2019


President's Heartbeat – w/c 7th April

President's Heartbeat – w/c 7th April

President's Heartbeat – 7th April 2019 “Our young people are our most precious resource. . .we must not fail them” 4th April at the Manor Hotel Yeovil, was a watershed ... more

Released on 11/04/2019


President's Heartbeat – w/c 18th January

President's Heartbeat – w/c 18th January

‘Brexit’ – A Statement From Yeovil Chamber “It is now two and half years since the referendum and we appear to be no further forward.  Whatever your political persuasio... more

Released on 18/01/2019


President's Heartbeat – w/c 3rd December

President's Heartbeat – w/c 3rd December

The November 2017 arrival in Yeovil of a new Chief Inspector for Avon & Somerset Police is another pivotal appointment, contributing to the positive change occurring in Yeovil.  As usual, thi... more

Released on 30/11/2018


President's Heartbeat - w/c 26th November

President's Heartbeat - w/c 26th November

President's Heartbeat – 26th November 2018 Following on from our work with Somerset County Council Highways, I have now added public transport to my to-do list.  Since the mid-2... more

Released on 26/11/2018