New Year, New Opportunities!

With the festive season out of the way, the early morning ritual begins again with earnest and we look ahead to what 2018 may hold. A Winter Olympics, a […]

BCC Quarterly Economic Survey: Skills shortage biggest risk for business

The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) today (Wednesday) publishes its Quarterly Economic Survey – the UK’s largest and most authoritative private-sector business survey. Based on the responses of over […]

PM+M grows tax and marketing teams with new appointments

Blackburn headquartered PM+M – the chartered accountancy, business advisory and wealth management group – has bolstered its tax and marketing teams with two new senior appointments.
Wendy Anderson has been […]

A special day for East Lancashire’s INTERNATIONAL BUSINESSES

On the weekend when the Chamber’s International Trade Club celebrated its 60th anniversary businesses in East Lancashire gathered to celebrate the success of local businesses who trade internationally

The International […]

ERDF funding up for grabs.

SME’s interested in accessing a travel grant to visit overseas markets should contact Stef Heywood on 01254 356454 or [email protected]

We’ve just heard the good news about our ERDF […]

New EU free trade agreement with Canada approved.

Lancashire’s exporters now have a fantastic opportunity to avail themselves of the EU’s newest free trade agreement with Canada. Canada has long been regarded as a stable export […]


With continued growth in its Export Sales Department, What More has promoted Michael Blakey to International Sales Manager.

Having held the position of International Sales Coordinator for just over […]


Brexit and the threat of global terrorism were among the hot topics discussed at the East Lancashire Chamber of Commerce’s International Trade Club breakfast meeting.
Senior Lecturer at […]

Be in charge of your exports!!

The International Business team at East Lancs Chamber can help you achieve this by entering all your shipments leaving the UK on the online HMRC declaration system. Thus resulting […]

Welcome to the Chamber Low Carbon Project!

We’ve been talking about this for some time and now it’s set to become reality.
We are partnering with the North & Western Lancashire Chamber of Commerce, energy procurement and […]