Ultimotive Ltd announced that the company has been awarded the Queen’s Award for Enterprise, in recognition of the company’s excellence in international trade.
Ultimotive develops, manufactures, markets and supplies innovative chemical cleaning products for the global automotive industry. more
Ryanair, Europe’s No.1 airline, officially opened its new base at London Southend Airport on Tuesday 2 April with three aircraft, representing an investment of $300m.
It kicked off its summer 2019 schedule with 14 new routes, including exciting new connections to Alicante, Corfu, Faro and Milan more
Commuters gathered round to give a Greater Anglia member of staff a proper send off into retirement at an Essex railway station.
Pat Dixon, who worked in Hatfield Peverel station’s ticket office, sold her last ticket on Friday 29 March after 21 years on the railway.
And to celebrate the occasion, more
An international logistics company has expanded its service lines while saving the jobs of a number of skilled employees by taking over an export packing operation in Ipswich, UK that was due to close.
Hemisphere Freight Services (HFS) worked quickly to find a new operational home for the export packing more
It has been one year since the acquisition of Fisher Jones Greenwood LLP with Holland-on-Sea firm Alistair Keeble Solicitors. The acquisition saw FJG gain a prominent position on Kings Avenue, extending the firm’s presence in the Tendring Peninsula.
Since the FJG branch opened in April 2018, more
Beresfords are delighted to announce a three-year partnership with Essex County Cricket Club and the official opening of the Beresfords Stand for the upcoming season.
The stand will be located in The Cloud FM County Ground which is situated in the heart of Chelmsford just down the road from the prime more
We were contacted by the Wildwood Trust, who were desperately trying to rescue a pair of Bulgarian Bears. They needed shipping containers to do this, but they could not find a container company in the UK who could help with their small budget. Of course, we could help.
The bears were kept in small, more
Simon Phillips, a firefighter with White Watch at London Stansted, will bring Easter joy to hundreds of children from across the region thanks to the egg-ceptional generosity of companies and people across the airport and in the local community.
Simon has collected over 2,000 Easter eggs from more
You may have wondered how e-learning is made, and you'd be forgiven for doubting if there’s any substance behind it...
Our online training (e-learning) was initially designed to reach those employers who weren’t reaching out to health and safety consultancies. We knew that high prices more
Southend United stars put a group of young footballers through their paces on the front lawn of London Southend Airport on Thursday 11 April to find the winner of the 2019 Soccer Stars football competition and send them on a dream trip to Spain.
The event, in association with easyJet and the more
Scrutton Bland’s Community Social Responsibility strategy has taken a step forward with the incorporation of The Scrutton Bland Foundation CIC, with the aim of making it the most responsible employer in the region as well as striving to ensure they are doing the right thing by the communities in more
Essex Cricket are pleased to announce Rickard Luckin as a new partner, which includes the introduction of Official Team Announcement sponsor.
Greg Larkin, Essex Cricket Commercial Sales Executive is thrilled to have Rickard Luckin on board and said: “This is an excellent partnership for both more
Ofsted inspectors have praised the University of Essex for working with NHS Trusts to develop an apprenticeship programme which fully meets the needs of their employees.
Essex is one of the first universities in the UK to have one of its apprenticeship programmes Ofsted inspected and received a “good” more
A railway catering manager has received an international award for his leadership skills - after only 18 months in the job.
Michael Wyatt, Greater Anglia’s Business Manager – On Board Catering, from Norwich, was named Abellio ‘Leader of the Year’, out of 13,000 employees worldwide more
Do you know somebody in your community who goes the extra mile to support vulnerable people, prevent crime and make their communities safer? If so, then why not nominate them for a Community Safety Award, organised by the Office of the Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner for Essex. The process more
London Stansted Airport employees have given over 7000 hours of their time to volunteer in the local community in the past 12 months.
Over 350 directly-employed London Stansted staff took part in projects throughout the year, supporting communities close to the airport. The airport encourages its more
The grants are available to third sector organisations of any size and small organisations from other sectors, and are intended to help those furthest from the job market improve their skills and/or get into work or training.
Part funded by the European Social Fund, the South East LEP Community Grants more
Essex Chambers of Commerce latest business initiative is designed to help businesses gain access to potential contracts in some of the major construction and development projects that are planned for the county in the coming months and years.
Construct Essex is a quarterly meeting where major more
Join us for our Annual Golf Day at Langdon Hills Golf & Country Club on Thursday 9th May and see if you can walk away with the coveted Claret Cup.
The day will start mid-morning with bacon rolls and tea & coffee, before teeing off for 18 holes of competitive golf. The course itself is set more
Essex Chambers of Commerce are once again hosting Discovering Business in Essex at Chelmsford City Racecourse for its’ fourth year. This event is the biggest business to business exhibition in the county and brings together a wide range of exhibitors representing businesses of all types from sme’s more