Dava Dawn Consultancy – Free ‘Recovery Roadmap Consultation’

12th June 2020

Local Health, Safety & Environmental Consultancy offer business owners FREE ‘Recovery Roadmap Consultation’ to support the health and wellbeing of staff ahead of embracing the new normal. Sharon Wooller is the Director of Dava Dawn Consultancy which specialises in Health, Safety & Environmental projects.   With over 20 years’ experience working with businesses of all sizes […]

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Business Groups Call for UK Government to Re-establish Air Connectivity

11th June 2020

The Scottish Chambers of Commerce has joined forces with over 20 UK organisations including Tourism Alliance, UK Hospitality and Universities UK calling for the UK Government to set out as soon as possible an integrated cross-Government plan to open up the UK to our trading partners. The attached letter calls for the following: A framework […]

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Scottish Chambers of Commerce respond to measures announced for tourism industry in Scotland

10th June 2020

On the announcement made today by the Cabinet Secretary for Tourism Fergus Ewing MSP, that from 15 July, Scottish tourism businesses may be able to resume operations, Dr Liz Cameron, Chief Executive of the Scottish Chambers of Commerce said: “This will be welcome news for so many who are reliant on hospitality and tourism for […]

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COVID-19 business recovery funding now available from Caithness Business Fund

5th June 2020

The Caithness Business Fund is pleased to announce that, thanks to a generous contribution of £100,000 from Dounreay Site Restoration Ltd (DSRL), it will be running a series of application rounds designed to support local businesses in their recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic. This support will be provided in the form of grants ranging from […]

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Scottish Chambers of Commerce respond to the Chancellor’s announcement on changes to the furlough scheme

29th May 2020

Responding to the UK Chancellor Rishi Sunak MPs’ announcement today (29th of May) detailing changes to the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme, Dr Liz Cameron, Chief Executive of the Scottish Chambers of Commerce said: “Businesses are mindful that the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme has cost billions and the pot of money to support employers and the economy is not […]

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Welcoming new members to the Chamber group! May 2020

29th May 2020

It’s been another strange month, not just for us but for all our members and businesses nationwide. We continue to do our very best for our members as things progress in these unprecedented times and are thrilled to welcome two new members to our member group this month. Caithness Citizens Advice Bureau offers free impartial […]

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Scottish Chambers of Commerce respond to easing of lockdown measures in Scotland

28th May 2020

Responding to the First Minster’s announcement at the Scottish Government daily briefing today that from this Friday (29th of May) Scotland will be easing some lockdown measures and moving to Phase 1 of the Scottish Government’s route map for moving out of lockdown, Dr Liz Cameron, Chief Executive of the Scottish Chambers of Commerce said: “Entering […]

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Cavendish Nuclear – Virtual learning during lockdown

27th May 2020

As part of Mental Health Awareness week, Cavendish Nuclear have been reflecting on some of the resources and support they have put in place to support their people during these extraordinary times and to reinforce their care, connect, trust culture. One example of this is the launch of a new series of short bite-size virtual […]

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Scottish Chambers of Commerce respond to publication of manufacturing & retail sector guidance by Scottish Government

26th May 2020

Responding to new manufacturing & retail sector guidance shared today by Cabinet Secretary Fiona Hyslop MSP, Dr Liz Cameron, Chief Executive of the Scottish Chambers of Commerce said: “We have been calling for detailed guidance from the Scottish Government on safety measures to enable businesses to begin to plan and prepare. It is welcome to see […]

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Scottish Chambers of Commerce respond to publication of the Scottish Government’s Transport Transition Plan

26th May 2020

Responding to new transport guidance shared today by Cabinet Secretary Michael Matheson MSP & the publication of the Scottish Government’s Transport Transition Plan, Dr Liz Cameron, Chief Executive of the Scottish Chambers of Commerce said: “When and how we return to the workplace is a pressing priority for businesses, employees and customers. Today’s guidance is […]

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