The Chamber is a business organisation in the town of North Shields; with over 100 businesses currently members of the Chamber. Find out what’s going on with the Chamber and North Shields today.

Northumbria Police to reintroduce measures to deter shoplifters in North Tyneside

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All eyes are on a new initiative being piloted in North Tyneside to tackle shoplifters. Northumbria Police has reintroduced an adapted version of the “eyes” posters used to deter shoplifters. The poster uses imagery of intimidating eyes with a clear message that police are watching. The concept has been used in the past by the force and other partners to help reduce the number of theft offences. The Whitley Bay

Juggling work and care

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Currently there are over three million working carers in the UK.  Work can be important to a carers’ well-being, it can help maintain their income and keep up social contacts. However 1 in 5 carers is forced to give up work, whilst facing big additional costs that come with illness and disability. This can have a devastating impact on family finances and increase the risk of financial hardship and debt

North Shields Chamber – A breakdown of activities in May

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The North Shields Chamber of Trade & Commerce has been established for over 100 years and is dedicated to providing a quality service for the benefit of businesses and the local community. We strive to encourage the development of trade and commercial activity in the town, to improve economic sustainability and the overall promotion of North Shields and its immediate trading areas. To join the Chamber please call on 0771

Fund101 Reopens Offering £1,000 a Month to New Businesses (UK)

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Reopening this week, Fund101 targets UK-based entrepreneurs looking to turn an idea into a new business and existing small companies wishing to purchase equipment to help take their enterprise to the next level. Administered by Enterprise Nation, the programme is designed to assist those who are looking for relatively small amounts of capital support. The initial funding pool is £50,000 and this will be topped up each month with an