Category: Business

Chester Business Club Charity Funding

Chester Business Club charity funding is available for registered charities to assist with new projects, building maintenance and services. Funding will not be granted for day to day running costs. Local and National registered charities may apply for a Charity Funding grant of up to £1,500.00. Applications must demonstrate a positive impact in the Chester…
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Chester Business Club welcomed guest of honour Richard Walker OBE, Chairman of Iceland Frozen Foods at Club Dinner:

A large attendance gathered at The Queen Hotel Chester for a Club Dinner where Richard Walker OBE, Chairman of Iceland Frozen Foods, was guest of honour and main speaker. Introducing him, Club  chairman Roy Shelton, said; ‘Continuing the entrepreneurial and creative spirit of his father, Sir Malcom Walker, the Iceland business has become one of…
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Charity Ball Charities Receive Their Cheques

The Club’s Ball – held in October at Chester Racecourse – raised £37,000 and cheques were recently presented to the nominated charities at a drinks-and-canapés’ reception at Rowton Hall Hotel. The two main recipients, the Brainwave Children’s Charity and the Neuro Therapy Centre, each received £16,000, with balance going to the CBC Charity Purse to…
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Chester FC become latest Corporate Member of Chester Business Club

Chester FC, our City’s fan-owned football club with community at the heart of everything they do, has become the latest to join the swelling number of members of Chester Business Club (CBC). The move drives increased collaboration between both organisations and underpins their goal of adding value to the local community. In addition to Chester…
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CBC members attend Christmas Reception at the Bishop’s House Chester

Despite a bitterly cold night, a large number of CBC members and guests gathered at Bishop’s House Chester for the Club’s Christmas Reception, hosted by the Right Revd Mark and Mrs Lindsay Tanner. Entertainment came in the form of Cathedral choristers performing yuletide carols. During the evening, CBC vice-chairman Jan Chillery presented a Club cheque…
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The Cheshire & Warrington Cost of Living Crisis Appeal

Communities in Cheshire and Warrington are at breaking point. The voluntary organisations we fund are telling us that vulnerable residents are really frightened, with tens of thousands of families facing a winter without heat and food. • Estimates suggest deaths due to cold homes will be 20% higher this year • Demand for emergency food…
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Club Member’s video production company celebrates 25 years’ business success

Chester-based corporate video production company, Knew Productions, celebrated 25 years of business, with a party for its film crew last month. The evening, held at the Grosvenor Pulford Hotel near Chester, marked 25 years of filming thousands of promotional videos for clients across a variety of industries from manufacturing, construction and pharmaceuticals, through to sport…
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Would you be willing to donate £2 to help launch Chester’s first Active Travel Festival?

A team of colleagues from Active Cheshire, Chester Cycling Campaign, Chester Resident Associations  Group, Chester Sustainability Forum, the University of Chester, and Living Streets are working with  Cheshire West and Chester Council to deliver Chester’s first Active Travel Festival on Sunday  18th June 2023.  By Active Travel we mean Cycling, Walking, or Wheeling (scooters, wheelchairs,…
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Chester’s New Market now open

Chester’s new Market – a pivotal feature of the long-awaited Northgate Development – opened its doors to the public on Tuesday 8th November. For further information, click here. The market will be open six days per week and closed on Mondays. Opening hours will be from 8am to 10pm on Tuesday to Saturday and from…
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Major contract win for club member’s firm

Manor House Stables owned by Michael Owen sign exclusive deal with HM Legal  The agreement between the elite racehorse training stables owned by Michael Owen, and HM Legal, will provide a solid platform to pave the way for future growth of the top-flight facility based in Malpas, near Chester. The day-to-day management of the stables…
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