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FREE Customs Clearance Support for Members
From 1st January 2021, all freight movements between the UK & the EU will be subject to customs procedures. ARE YOU READY FOR THE END OF THE TRANSITION? As a Knowsley Chamber Member, Customwise will provide you with a free 15-minute consultation. If you are unfamiliar with customs procedures you will need the help of experienced professionals to ensure; all duties and costs are covered; all documentation is prepared; goods move quickly and operate within the law. Read more
 
FREE HR support consultation for Members
During this difficult trading period, PrivilegeHR are reaching out to support the Knowsley business community. The team are offering Chamber Members, 30 minutes free practical advice on how to deal with some of the more difficult employment decisions you might be facing.  Read more
 
FREE CAD Offer for Manufacturing Members
If you are a Manufacturing business in Knowsley our Executive Partner, ABGI-UK would like to extend an opportunity for you to talk to them to see if you qualify for up to three full suites of SolidWorks 3D CAD software, completely free for 12-months. VALUED AT UP TO £6,000! Read more
FREE Peer to Peer programme offer
Ai Change Management, has been successful in winning the tender to deliver the Liverpool City Region Peer Networks programme. This national peer-to-peer networking programme is designed for SME leaders that want to grow and develop their organisation for future success. The programme is free and open to eligible Knowsley businesses. Read more
'Big' award for Knowsley Safari
The Liverpool City Region Tourism Awards 2020 took place last week, as a virtual awards ceremony. Congratulations to the team at Knowsley Safari who picked up the Large Visitor Attraction of the Year award. You can watch the whole evening and check out all the winners on the Growth Platform website. Read more
Morecrofts recruits seven
Chamber member Morecrofts Solicitors has recruited seven new members to its award-winning family law team. All seven paralegals and trainee legal executives will be based across the firm’s network of Merseyside offices. Read more
Notice of 31st AGM of Knowsley Chamber
Notice is hereby given of the 31st Annual General Meeting of Knowsley Chamber of Commerce. The AGM will take place on-line this year. The AGM will be held by Zoom at 09:30am on Thursday 17 December 2020. MEMBERS ONLY - Can all Members please record attendance or appologies. Read more
Knowsley Youth Partnership launched
To celebrate National Youth Work Week, Vibe announced the launch of the Knowsley Youth Partnership, together with Centre63 and Halewood Youth and Community Centre. Read more
Residents commemorate Remembrance Day
Livv Housing Group delivered posters to residents, ensuring they could still commemorate Remembrance Day despite restrictions. The Knowsley-based housing association provided Royal British Legion poppy posters to over 800 residents in its supported and extra care schemes. Read more
Lockdown 2 - Support available
We have summarised and gathered the important links on the new national restrictions, including what it means for working from home and business closures, why they are being introduced and, importantly, the financial support available. The new measures apply nationally up to Wednesday 2 December.  Read more
Support for Self-Employed
The government is increasing its support to the self-employed and ensuring people get paid faster than previously planned. The Self-Employment Income Support Scheme (SEISS) will provide indivduals with 80% of their average trading profits for November. Read more
Boost for restaurants and pubs with takeaway extension
Restaurants, pubs and cafes will get automatic freedoms to provide takeaway services for another year. Read more
Shortlist revealed for Educate Awards 2020
The Educate Awards celebrates the excellence of schools in Merseyside, Cheshire, Lancashire and Manchester in a unique fashion and our CEO, Lesley Martin-Wright is a judge this year. You can view the shortlist here. Read more
The search is on to find the stars of the LCR digital sector
The search is on to find the stars of Liverpool City Region’s digital sector for inclusion in the LCR Tech Climbers 2021 list, following the success of the inaugural list in 2019. Read more
Access two Trust Funds before 14 December
The Knowsley Foundation has published details of two Trust Funds (Huyton with Roby Trust Fund and Fred Curran Trust Fund) which can be accessed before 14 December. Read more
Market Engagement Event - Healthy Child Programme 
Knowsley Council is hosting an engagement event to explore the future delivery of the 0-25 Public Health Service, Healthy Child Programme with potential providers. The event is an opportunity for interested providers to meet with representatives from the Council to discuss the delivery of this programme. Read more
Hiring from the EU is changing 
The transition period is ending on 31 December and there will be no extension. The current rules for hiring workers from the EU will change. Time is running out and the Government is urging business to act now to prepare for our new relationship with the EU. Read more

Food & Drink labelling changes 
Details for how food and drink producers, manufacturers, retailers and suppliers must change labels from 1 January 2021.
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FREE Clean Growth Innovation Workshop 17/11/2020, 09:30-12:30


THE CHARITY FUNDING DEBATE 2020 - 18/11/2020, 08:45-10:00.

DIY Sales - Generate leads through LinkedIn today, to bring business in tomorrow 18/11/2020, 11:00-12:00

 
Time is running out, prepare for the end of the transition period - FREE GOV Webinar - 19/11/2020, 10:30-11:30

 
Flash Zoom B2B e-networking event 24/11/2020, 08:00-09:00


Protected discussion & settlement agreements could help avoid lengthy dismissal 26/11/2020, 12:30-13:30
 

31st AGM of Knowsley Chamber  17/12/2020, 09:30-10:00
MEMBERS ONLY EVENT - Can all Members please record your attendance or appologies
 
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