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Bath park and ride debate moves up a gear

The Leader of Bath and North East Somerset Council won election by running a campaign plediging to create a park and ride to the east of the City, yet opposition still exists.
Ian Bell
Ian Bell
Posted on: 11.07.17
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Business frustration grows over lack of Brexit clarity

The Prime Minister’s meeting with business leaders today (7 July) is very welcome. We will have a British Chamber representative there, conveying the concerns of our small, medium and large sized...
James Durie
James Durie
Posted on: 07.07.17
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Work visas and immigration post-Brexit: what can we expect?

Many organisations are not yet prepared for a world where we no longer have access to the best talent from a pool of 300m+ people without having to slap on a visa cost and process. Given that Brexit...
Nick Teige
Nick Teige
Posted on: 06.07.17
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Brexit: the business view one year on

It hardly seems 12 months ago since I attended a West of England Initiative and Bristol Festival of Ideas event which heatedly discussed the issue of staying in the EU or leaving it. The vast...
Mary Martin
Mary Martin
Posted on: 05.07.17
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Take Honda's customs union comment very seriously

Honda Europe has commented that the UK government remaining in the customs union is cruical to the ongoing success of the UK automotive sector.
Ian Larrard
Ian Larrard
Posted on: 20.06.17
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Culture matters for the long term health of the city

Business leaders back Bristol City Council continuing their support for the transformation of Colston Hall.
James Durie
James Durie
Posted on: 16.06.17
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Phil Smith reacts to shock general election result

The hung Parliament result has created a lot of uncertainty for businesses in the West. What next?
Kye Parkin
Kye Parkin
Posted on: 09.06.17
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Business and a hung parliament

With a hung Parliament today - no overall majority for the Conservatives - business will be very concerned about more and more uncertainty and delays in the Brexit process. When you think that...
James Durie
James Durie
Posted on: 09.06.17
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Gloucester on the up

Business gathered at a Business West Chamber breakfast to hear from Jason Smith and Mark Boyce on Gloucester BID.
Ian Mean
Ian Mean
Posted on: 08.06.17
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