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Cumbria Chamber of Commerce Podcast

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Mar 5, 2019

Steve Wilkinson, of Cumbria Manufacturing Service, sets out the help and advice available to SME manufacturers including grants of up to £5,400.

Steve has recently been appointed as an adviser with Cumbria Manufacturing Service.

In this podcast, he explains his how he can help qualifying manufacturer SMEs to streamline...


Feb 20, 2019

This is the Brexit podcast businesses have been waiting for.

Luke Donockley, a solicitor and Brexit expert with law firm Muckle LLP, explores what businesses can do to prepare for Brexit and what the ramifications are likely to be.

He covers how to go about a Brexit risk assessment, imports and exports, tariffs,...


Feb 8, 2019

When the Lib Dem leader addressed a Chamber event in Kendal, we asked him about Brexit and other hot topics affecting business.

In this podcast, Sir Vince looks at where Brexit is going, including the prospects for 'no deal' and a second referendum.

He predicts that some Labour and Conservative MPs will quit their...


Jan 29, 2019

Find out how food and drink businesses can get their products onto the shelves of regional supermarket chain Booths.

Cumbria Business Growth Hub's Supply Chain Opportunity Club recently hosted an event with Booths where food and drink businesses were able to meet the supermarket's buying team.

In this podcast, recorded...


Jan 23, 2019

John Scott, of Cumbria Trading Standards, looks at sensible measures businesses can take to be ready for Brexit.

Click here to complete our Brexit preparedness survey.

Here to access the Government’s ‘Prepare for EU Exit’ website.

Here for a tool to help you prepare for EU Exit. 

Here for official advice on ‘no...