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Business Rates Appeal Process

26/04/2017

Business Rates Appeal Process To lodge an appeal go to https://www.saa.gov.uk to identify the individual property concerned.  Click on the “Make an appeal” button at the right hand corner of the page to bring up the Online Valuation Roll Appeals page where the appeal form and further detailed guidance to help you through the process can […]...

Support Available from HMRC

26/04/2017

Support Available from HMRC HMRC are running a series of free webinars to provide support to employers in a variety of matters. Find out more HERE...

Launch of VIBES – Scottish Environment Business Awards in Fort William

26/04/2017

Launch of VIBES – Scottish Environment Business Awards in Fort William On 27 April, one of the launch events of the 2017 VIBES – Scottish Environment Business  Awards will be held in Fort William in conjunction with a Business Showcase event for Glenuig Inn, currently Lochaber Business of the Year and VIBES 2016 Micro the […]...

Paul Kelly Group – Introduction & Forthcoming Courses

07/04/2017

Paul Kelly Group – Introduction & Forthcoming Courses At the Paul Kelly Group, we have been involved in development work for over 25 years.  It has been an amazing journey that we still enjoy and find fascinating today. The Paul Kelly Group is the sum of 3 parts: pkg life coaching, pkg training and pkg adventures, all of […]...

Successful Open Day at Lochaber Hope

07/04/2017

Successful Open Day at Lochaber Hope Lochaber Hope recently held an open day to celebrate the move to their new offices at Dalnahaine on Belford Road.  It was a huge success with a diverse range of organisations from all over Lochaber attending to network, see the premises and find out more about the services on […]...

National Initiative Seeks to Provide Better Opportunities for Young People

07/04/2017

National Initiative Seeks to Provide Better Opportunities for Young People BUSINESSES and schools in the West Highlands joined forces last week in a bid to give a head start to young adults who have their eyes set on finding work. Developing Young Workforce (DYW) West Highland is part of a wider national initiative seeking to […]...

Helping Mallaig High School Prepare for the World of Work

07/04/2017

Helping Mallaig High School Prepare for the World of Work Employer-led mock interviews were kick-started by Developing the Young Workforce West Highland to provide 19 S3 pupils at Mallaig High School with the opportunity to practice their interview techniques at an early stage.  This was done in a supportive but realistic environment with working professionals, […]...

Business Call up in Lochaber to Establish School / Employer Partnerships

07/04/2017

Business Call up in Lochaber to Establish School / Employer Partnerships Developing the Young Workforce West Highland is part of a wider Scottish Government Youth Employment strategy, aimed at reducing youth unemployment by 40% by 2021. To make this happen we need to ensure young people in Scotland, and in our West Highland and Lochaber […]...

Made in Lochaber prepares for 2017 season

05/04/2017

Made in Lochaber prepares for 2017 season Members of Made in Lochaber are busy preparing for the start of the 2017 season, and once again are reaching out to potential partners, local businesses and new members. The trial display at The Lime Tree gallery worked well last year, so will be continuing in 2017, and […]...

Great Glen Charcuterie Feature in ‘delicious’ Magazine

05/04/2017

  Great Glen Charcuterie Feature in ‘delicious’ Magazine You don’t want to miss this month’s ‘delicious’ magazine, which features Chamber member Great Glen Charcuterie!  Recently, Great Glen Charcuterie won the Artisan Producer competition run by the magazine, and it is fantastic to see a local company getting nationwide exposure.  If you haven’t yet sampled the […]...

Business Rates Appeal Process

Business Rates Appeal Process To lodge an appeal go to https://www.saa.gov.uk to identify the individual property concerned.  Click on the “Make an appeal” button at the right hand corner of the page to bring up the Online Valuation Roll Appeals page where the appeal form and further detailed guidance to help you through the process can […] ... Read more

Support Available from HMRC

Support Available from HMRC HMRC are running a series of free webinars to provide support to employers in a variety of matters. Find out more HERE ... Read more

Launch of VIBES – Scottish Environment Business Awards in Fort William

Launch of VIBES – Scottish Environment Business Awards in Fort William On 27 April, one of the launch events of the 2017 VIBES – Scottish Environment Business  Awards will be held in Fort William in conjunction with a Business Showcase event for Glenuig Inn, currently Lochaber Business of the Year and VIBES 2016 Micro the […] ... Read more

Paul Kelly Group – Introduction & Forthcoming Courses

Paul Kelly Group – Introduction & Forthcoming Courses At the Paul Kelly Group, we have been involved in development work for over 25 years.  It has been an amazing journey that we still enjoy and find fascinating today. The Paul Kelly Group is the sum of 3 parts: pkg life coaching, pkg training and pkg adventures, all of […] ... Read more

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04
May

Business Showcase – Nevis Radio We are delighted to welcome Simon Abberley, Sustainability Manager at Nevis Radio, to tell us more about how the business works, tell us about the challenges they face and to dispel some commonly believed myths! There will also be an opportunity for you to find out how to maximise your […] ... Read more

19
May

Essential Employment Update:  Moorings Hotel 19 May 12- 2pm The fast changing world of employment law remains a challenge for us all and we are therefore delighted to welcome back Kirk Tudhope and Sine Mackay of Ledingham Chalmers Employment Team to provide clear and pragmatic guidance in their latest update for Lochaber Chamber members. The […] ... Read more

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