Community

Newhaven Youth Centre

Can you help Newhaven Youth Centre?  SCDA is an independent registered charity and company limited by guarantee working for communities in East Sussex since 1997. They deliver integrated services across East Sussex, meeting the needs of the hardest to reach and helping communities to help themselves. SCDA activities are delivered…...

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Advice for protecting your empty premises

Keep Your Premises Protected As the majority of our business premises face an uncertain period of lockdown, ACES is liaising closely with the Crime Commissioner and Sussex Police to push for more evening and night patrols to protect the vital business properties around our county.  We are all aware of…...

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Newhaven place marketing – focus group: visitor economy

As I’m sure you’ll agree, economic success is good news for each and every business and organisation based in Newhaven. A more successful economic area means more jobs, more visitors, increased investment, improved skills and more money in the local economy – which is something we’d all like to see.…...

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Ha Long Bay named in ceremony for Round the World Yacht Race

On Thursday August 29th 2019 Chamber President Mike Shorer was honoured to be invited by the Ambassador of Viet Nam to the naming of the Clipper, the Ha Long Bay. This is the Vietnamese entry in the Clipper Round the World Yacht Race, 15 races, 41,165 Nautical miles, 228 days…...

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Seahaven Business Awards supporting local charity

Annie Lorys, part of the chamber executive, attended the CTLA lunch recently, where a cheque for £672.00 was handed over. Former President Annie said ‘It was a pleasure to be able to make this donation to a very worthy local charity. The money was raised from the Seahaven Business Awards…...

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Newhaven Town Pram Race

Newhaven’s first ever Pram Race took place on Easter Monday, 22nd April 2019 on Newhaven West Quay! The brainchild of Newhaven’s Young Mayor, Huey Cripps, the race follwed a winding course along the riverside, starting by the RNLI Boathouse and finishing at the north end of Huggett’s Green. Prizes were awarded…...

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Supporting our Military

Supporting our Military – The Sussex Sign Company signs the Armed Forces Covenant Military personnel including veterans have a new ally in their search for employment after The Sussex Sign Company has pledged its support by signing The Armed Forces Covenant. The Armed Forces Covenant is a promise by the…...

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Seahaven Business Awards 2018 raises £700 for CTLA

Chamber President Mike Shorer presented a cheque for £700 to members of Community Transport for Lewes (CTLA). The proceeds were raised during Newhaven Chamber of Commerce’s annual Seahaven Business Awards ceremony this year from attendees at the awards night. CTLA provides transport for those who find it difficult in accessing…...

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Tackle our plastic seas with Newhaven beach clean

A beach clean will be held at Newhaven on Sunday March 4 as part of the Keep Britain Tidy Great British Spring Clean campaign. The event, from 10am to 1pm, is being organised by Lewes District Council’s ranger team who will provide litter pickers, bags and gloves. Anyone wanting to…...

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Sussex Food & Drink Awards 2018 winners revealed

The 12th annual Sussex Food and Drink Awards winners were revealed at a sumptuous awards banquet on Wednesday 7 February at the Amex Community Stadium in Brighton. The awards were presented by Danny Pike of BBC Sussex and actress Julie Graham, representing the charity Chestnut Tree House, plus 400 Sussex foodie…...

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