Newhaven

Newhaven Railway Quay Hub

Call for business owners to hear about an exciting project in Newhaven Local businesses and entrepreneurs are being invited to attend a virtual briefing about a potential new project on Railway Quay in Newhaven. A new project that is planned for the site would involve shipping containers being used to…...

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Newhaven UTC Building Awarded £1.3m for refurbishment

LDC Leader Cllr James MacCleary welcomes the £4,367,000 funding for the district announced today through the UK government Getting Building Fund. This includes £1.3m to refurbish the former UTC building in Newhaven, support for a new Creative Hub in Lewes as well as funding for Charleston House and a new…...

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Social Enterprise Support Fund launched

The Social Enterprise Support Fund will provide essential financial support between £10,000 and £300,000 to help social enterprises during COVID-19....

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Thank you Vietnam, 15,000 face masks for Newhaven

Newhaven Chamber of Commerce Secretary, Cllr Paul Boswell received 15,000 face masks from the Vietnamese Embassy last week....

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Marine Bioplastic Nets UK National James Dyson Award 2019

This year’s UK national James Dyson Award winner is 23-year-old Lucy Hughes from the University of Sussex. MarinaTex, the fish-based plastic alternative created by UK designer Lucy Hughes, has been awarded this year’s international James Dyson Award. Hughes had previously won the awards’ UK national prize back in September, then earning…...

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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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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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Revealing the new jewel and collar design for the Chamber

The chamber presidents have long enjoyed wearing a jewel and collar during their term as the Newhaven Chamber of Commerce as an insignia of office. Worn during chamber events and ceremonial occasions when appearing in  official capacity, it was decided that the past jewel and collar had reached the end of it’s…...

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Starting a new business and need help and advice?

IN EAST SUSSEX AND SERIOUS ABOUT STARTING A BUSINESS BUT NOT SURE WHERE TO BEGIN? COME AND JOIN OUR FREE, RELAXED AND FUN SELF EMPLOYMENT COURSE IN NEWHAVEN The course consists of 3 days of FREE self-employment workshops, facilitated by Chamber members Enterprise Exchange. They will teach all the basics…...

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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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