The NWAT are urging people to dig out their old and unused laptops
The North West Academies trust (NWAT) has some pupils from affluent families who can afford to give their children laptops or iPads. But it also teaches a lot of children whose families cannot afford this sort of kit. Those children deserve as much of a chance as the others, which is why NWAT is collecting…
Cheshire West and Chester Council’s Support for Businesses during National Lockdown Stay at Home restrictions
Businesses in Cheshire West and Chester which are required to close due to the National Lockdown Stay at Home Covid-19 restrictions are able to apply for a grant from the Cheshire West Covid Support for Businesses scheme. This follows the announcement from the Prime Minister on 4 January 2021, with everyone being urged to Stay…
How Much do you know about our Buy Local Directory Members?
Not sure where to start when it comes to buying local? We’ve worked alongside our members to help bring you a directory of products and services that are available from local businesses throughout the holiday season. You can view the directory by clicking here. But how much do you know about these local Chester Businesses? Have…
Chester Business Club encourages people to Buy Local this Christmas
As we enter the final month of what has been one of the most difficult years on record for both Chester based businesses and the global economy alike, it’s great to see so many local businesses opening their doors to customers and clients once again following the end of the most recent lockdown. Christmas may…
Crucial emergency help from the North West Air Ambulance Service
At a recent Club Meeting (via Zoom), we heard Jon Ward talk about the the crucial and wide-ranging work carried out by the North West Air Ambulance Service. You can view the full recording of the meeting below.
Virtual club meeting held with Chief Executive of Countess of Chester Hospital Trust
Chester Business Club held a very interesting virtual meeting on Friday, with guest speaker Dr Susan Gilby. Dr Susan Gilby talked briefly about her path to becoming Chief Executive of Countess of Chester Hospital Trust, before spending the majority of the session answering questions from club members on a range of topics including how the…
A spotlight on Chester’s outstanding educational organisations
In what has been one of the strangest years on record, with unprecedented disruption to the daily lives of people across Chester, Cheshire and beyond, perhaps one of the most challenging aspects of lockdown life has been the new role that parents have had to take on as teachers in their own home. With restrictions…
Steve Morgan answers questions from Chester Business Club members
Chester Business Club held it’s second Virtual meeting on Wednesday 19th August. A great seminar where guest Steve Morgan answered questions from members on a variety of subjects. Questions included: -What is in store for the UK economy post covid -Planning and the UK house building sector -Eco housing -What advice he would give to…
How much do you know about your local charities?
There are so many fantastic local charities in and around the Chester area… but how much do you know about them? Chester Business Club want to test your knowledge. Have a go at our quiz below to find out how much you really know, and maybe learn some new, interesting facts while you do it!…
How much do you know about Chester’s hospitality sector?
Think you know all there is to Chester’s hospitality sector? Chester Business Club have designed this quiz to challenge your knowledge. Whether you’re looking for a place to stay, a bite to eat or a socially distanced drink with friends, Chester’s hospitality sector provides unforgettable memories and experiences, and so now is the time to…