Newhaven

Chamber member has the Midas Touch

Chamber Member Mike Shorer has just finished an unusual commission, melting a gold necklace, bracelet and watch suite and turning it into a torc, set with a 7 carat cushion shaped, checkerboard cut Prasiolite. Technically very difficult, it took many hours to repeatedly hammer, heat, roll and stretch the gold,…...

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Rampion Offshore Wind Farm reaches half way mark

Almost half the 116 turbines of the Rampion Offshore Wind Farm are in place and two mighty jack-up vessels will now work together to install the remaining MHI Vestas V112-3.45 megawatt (MW) models to make up the 400MW project. MPI Discovery started installation work in March and was joined in June by second…...

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HMS Elite cruises into Newhaven!

Well done to the crew of HMS Elite for completing their epic voyage down the Ouse on Sunday 9th July in the 42nd Annual Raft Race, organised by Lewis and District Round Table.  Well done to the crew and sponsors: Elite Industries Parker Building Supplies Expanded Polystyrene Supplies Smith Metals…...

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Raise money for the local Sea Cadets

Daring members of Newhaven Chamber take to the River Ouse to raise money for the local Sea Cadets in a ‘Britiannia Rules the Waves’ challenge! It’s not been plain sailing for the novice shipbuilders who are constructing their first raft designed to be paddled down the Ouse in the 42nd…...

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Building commences on the chamber raft!

Down at Elite Industries Ltd we found Gary Walsh hard at work this morning on #Newhaven Chamber’s Raft in preparation for the Lewes Round Table Raft Race. Joined by Mike Shorer, full of ideas for the masthead, watch this space, we are expecting great things from the Chamber team who…...

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BVP capture unique Inter-Chamber Karting Challenge footage

When the Newhaven Chamber of Commerce launched it’s Inter-Chamber Karting Challenge this year the event was captured expertly on video thanks to Brighton Video Productions.  Harnessing the power of film to promote your business In this day of rapidly advancing technology, companies need to devise new and exciting ways to…...

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Chamber AGM 2017

The Chamber held its AGM last night at Woodys/Peacehaven Golf Club with a good attendance. Outgoing Chamber President Annie Lorys started proceedings before introducing our new president for the next year, Mike Shorer. Having been President of Newhaven Chamber of Commerce for the last 5 years Annie handed over the medal…...

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Newhaven Chamber of Commerce serves up blood money!

SERV Sussex was presented with a cheque for £1,000 by Newhaven Chamber of Commerce at the Breakfast Club Networking. The money was raised at the 14th Annual Seahaven Awards on 5 May through a silent auction run by Fundraising Auctions and a grand raffle with prizes donated by local businesses. The…...

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Breakfast today with MP Maria Caulfield

We were pleased that our local MP Maria Caulfield could join us for breakfast today. Lots of positive news with Newhaven becoming an Enterprise Zone from 1 April which should open up new business opportunities for the town and keep retail business rates low. Interest has been expressed in some…...

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Lewes Ladies sparkle in Junior Cup semi-final

  The Lewes Ladies fought with great determination against a tough Barnsley side to take the win in the semi-final of the Junior Cup with a final score of 8-5. The Ladies came back from being a try down with a diamond-cut performance from Josie Nelder who darted across the…...

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