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IED Training Solutions has become the first UK training consultancy to deliver IOSH-approved courses in Afghanistan. IED Training, which was founded by former Royal Marine Ian Clark, was commissioned by a Scandinavian-based logistics organisation to facilitate delivery of 11 IOSH-approved Working Safely and Managing Safely courses to employees working in a number of locations ...


These awards provide an opportunity to celebrate the success and achievements of businesses in West Dunbartonshire

A new initiative bringing Chambers of Commerce and the military closer together has just been launched with Dunbartonshire Chamber at the forefront. The ChamberFORCE programme is a partnership between five Scottish Chambers of Commerce supported by Highland Reserve Forces’ and Cadets’ Association (HRFCA), and personnel from the Army, Royal Navy and RAF Reserves. Dunbartonshir ...

AWARD-WINNING BUSINESSWOMAN SHINES IN DUNBARTONSHIRE Women-owned businesses are now responsible for creating 231k Scottish jobs and contribute an estimated £8.8bn GVA to the Scottish economy.  If women were to set up businesses at the same rate as men, this would add £13bn to the Scottish economy or the equivalent of 100,000 new businesses. Dunbartonshire Chamber of Commerce ...

More than 70 guests attended the Dunbartonshire Chamber Christmas Lunch making it the most successful yet. Special guest, Tim Allan, President of Scottish Chambers of Commerce and one of Scotland’s leading businessmen, gave an inspiring speech to begin proceedings in the stylish surroundings of Boclair House. The charity fundraising raffle was also a great success and, along ...

On behalf of all of us at Dunbartonshire Chamber of Commerce I would like to wish our members and all businesses in Dunbartonshire a Very Merry Christmas and Prosperous New Year. The Chamber has enjoyed a really exciting 2018 with fantastic support from our members, partners and our other wonderful businesses in Dunbartonshire. This year we built on our “Dunbartonshire Women ...

The Working4Business partnership is delighted to present the area’s annual Business Week, a week packed with events aimed at inspiring and supporting new and established businesses in West Dunbartonshire. West Dunbartonshire Business Week offers a broad range of seminars and workshops covering many important issues for the local economy. The Working4Business Partnership is ke ...

Dunbartonshire Chamber of Commerce has been awarded the Ministry of Defence’s ERS Silver Award; the second highest accolade for supporting the Armed Forces community. An official ceremony was attended by Damon Scott, Chief Executive, Dunbartonshire Chamber of Commerce, at Edinburgh Castle recently where the Chamber and other Scottish recipients were presented with their awar ...

A new report has placed Clyde shopping centre in the top 50 the UK. The report by GlobalData, which surveyed 5,000 shoppers in the UK for their ratings looked at turnover, size and footfall. Damon Scott, Chief Executive of Dunbartonshire Chamber of Commerce, said: “It is really encouraging to hear that one of our members, Clyde Shopping Centre, has been ranked in the top 50 s ...

Following a number of high profile data breaches including the recent issues with BA's system Chamber Member, Columbus UK, provide an insight into their very own system designed to help small and medium sized business avoid suffering the same fate.  BA suffers significant data breach The recent data breach that occurred at British Airways showed that even the biggest of compa ...