Yeovil Chamber News

President's Heartbeat - w/c 26th June

President's Heartbeat - w/c 26th June

Attendance continues to increase for the regular Yeovil Chamber Business Leaders Breakfasts. On 21st June, Alex Parmley, CEO of South Somerset District Council (SSDC) briefed more than thirty Cham... more

Released on 27/06/2018


President's Heartbeat - w/c 4th June

President's Heartbeat - w/c 4th June

President’s Heartbeat – 4th June 2018 These are exciting times for Yeovil and the surrounding region.  The indicators are positive, and the business environment continues to ex... more

Released on 05/06/2018


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