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Bruno gives a ‘knock out’ performance at Club’s Sporting Lunch

There was a full-house attendance at Chester Racecourse for Chester Business Club’s inaugural Sporting Lunch on Friday (March 4th) when Frank Bruno, the former World Heavyweight Champion was the star attraction. Skilfully interviewed on stage by Nick Owens – of Chester-based WTS Media and who is the co-author of Frank Bruno: 60 Years A Fighter…
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A great initiative from a local Chester Firm

A Chester-based Covid testing provider is offering free lateral flow tests to key workers and hospitality businesses amid a chronic national shortage of home kits. Michael Moran, CEO of Blindspot Global on Northgate Avenue, told Cheshire Live he was inundated with calls over the weekend from residents about there being no available lateral flow tests at pharmacies and clinics. He…
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Northgate Project – Update and Opportunity to vote for the name of the development

Help choose the name of our new square and arcade With nearly a year before the Northgate scheme fully opens, you are invited to select from a shortlist of four options each for the name of the new square and arcade. Following the submission of more than 800 suggestions by the public earlier this year,…
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Chester Business Club Autumn Ball

We are delighted to announce that plans are now underway for our Autumn Ball, to be held on Saturday 16th October in the Pavilion, Chester Racecourse. After more than a year of no club social events, it is good to be able to start planning a number of events and the Autumn Ball promises to…
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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…
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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…
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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…
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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…
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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…
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