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The Community Partnership is seeking to appoint a part time Community Action Plan Support Worker to aid the community action planning process in the communities of Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park.

Dumbarton Stations Improvement Trust is a new charity with aims to advance environmental improvement and to advance knowledge of, and education in railway heritage for the benefit of the public.

The Golden Jubilee Foundation has furthered their commitment to our armed forces community by signing the Armed Forces Covenant.

Your Chamber of Commerce is conducting an important survey in partnership with the Scottish Chambers of Commerce network, regarding the support required by businesses in the wake of the decision by the UK to leave the European Union. By participating in this survey – http://bit.ly/2a5caFw – you are providing a crucial understanding of the needs of business at this important tim ...

On Tuesday 5th July, Scottish business groups attended the First Minister's EU Business Summit at Bute House. The 6 business groups included Scottish Chambers of Commerce, Federation of Small Businesses, Scottish Financial Enterprise, Scottish Council for Development & Industry, Confederation of British Industry and Institute of Directors. This joint statement recognises t ...

Responding to the decision by the UK public for Britain to leave the European Union, Liz Cameron, Chief Executive of Scottish Chambers of Commerce, has called for Government and business to come together and provide leadership for our new relationship with the world.  Liz Cameron said: “Many of us awoke with mixed reactions to the news that the majority of the UK had voted to ...

Scotland’s Venue of Excellence remodels bedrooms for the 2020 guest. The Golden Jubilee Conference Hotel has completed the first stage of its extensive bedroom remodelling project, which will see all 168 bedrooms redesigned to create the ideal sleeping experience for their guests and delegates. Creating a blend of relaxation and study facilities, the initial group of 12 bedro ...

There are signs that the slowdown in the Scottish economy is coming to an end and business optimism is returning, according to a new report. The Royal Bank of Scotland's quarterly monitor found more firms expecting sales to grow over the next six months than the number expecting a fall. http://www.bbc.co.uk/…/uk-scotland-scotland-business-365668… ...

Developing the Young Workforce Report, encourages education and employers to work closely together to equip all young people with the skills and knowledge they will need to flourish in the workplace. Schools and employers must create meaningful and productive partnerships that build on good practice and existing links. They should bring mutual benefit and evolve to respond to l ...