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Gloucestershire Brexit Summit warns of labour shortages

A shortage of workers is already affecting every sector in Gloucestershire, from social care to farming and food production, delegates heard at a key event to discuss the impact of Brexit on the...
Kye Parkin
Kye Parkin
Posted on: 14.03.18
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Business West reacts to Chancellor’s Spring Statement

Commenting on the Spring Statement, delivered today (Tuesday) by the Chancellor of the Exchequer, James Monk, Commercial Director of Business West said: “While, of course, we welcome Mr Hammond’s...
Kye Parkin
Kye Parkin
Posted on: 13.03.18
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Brexit is a pig's ear for rural businesses

In a year’s time, we are due to leave the EU, yet the chasm to be bridged over the coming 12 months is still vast. The government is no closer to providing the certainty that businesses need, and...
David Drew MP
David Drew MP
Posted on: 12.03.18
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Brexit latest: Theresa May sets out her vision for businesses

For the first time, the prime minister set out her vision for Brexit in a lot of detail and probably hit the nail firmly on the head as to just what business were thinking.
Ian Mean
Ian Mean
Posted on: 02.03.18
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Brexit negotiations: the view from Brussels

The vote to ‘Leave’ the European Union is unquestionably the most significant political, economic, cultural and geopolitical decision of any Western European nation since 1945 - this is a truism, not...
Julie Girling MEP
Julie Girling MEP
Posted on: 27.02.18
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Gloucestershire Brexit Summit - 9th March

What are your priorities for the Brexit negotiations , and how will it impact your business, community group or organisation? An exciting conference planned for Stroud in March will give people the...
Kye Parkin
Kye Parkin
Posted on: 22.02.18
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County needs clarity on the Brexit negotiations

Spring is starting to show itself across the West but the much-needed appearance of clarity in the Brexit negotiations shows no signs of happening as we approach the next deadline of March’s European...
Clare Moody MEP
Clare Moody MEP
Posted on: 19.02.18
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Brexit could put Honda plant's future in jeopardy

When a quiet man speaks loudly it means you should listen. Japanese ambassadors are usually scrupulously polite, they raise their concerns in private and in measured terms. That is why we should be...
Matt Griffith
Matt Griffith
Posted on: 12.02.18
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British Chambers of Commerce: Business needs clarity on Brexit

As Cabinet ministers gather today (Wednesday) to discuss the government’s negotiating stance ahead of critical talks on the UK’s future relationship with the European Union, Francis Martin, President...
Kye Parkin
Kye Parkin
Posted on: 07.02.18
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