The Beacon Centre in partnership with the North Shields Chamber of Trade & Commerce and North Shields Neighbourhood Policing hosted a shop lifting and personal safety information session for businesses and the public on Wednesday 18 November, to help deter opportunist thieves this Christmas. Incidents of shop lifting tend to be higher during the festive season, with bag dipping and snatching often taking place in crowded areas such as shopping
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The Chamber are delighted that their Treasurer David Hodgson has been awarded the Chairman’s Gold Award for services to the community. The Chairman’s Commendation Award Scheme was introduced to recognise those individuals, who give unselfishly to others in terms of their kindness, time and effort, making a significant personal contribution either to their local community or by helping other residents. David received his award for the extensive work he has
The ongoing regeneration of North Shields, business support and car parking were some of the issues discussed when the Elected Mayor of North Tyneside, Norma Redfearn, met members of the local Chamber of Trade & Commerce. The Mayor called in to five businesses – Beacon Centre, Blu Sky accountants, N2 Ltd, Tyneside Electrical Distributors and community group The Net North Shields. She also attended a reception with more than 40
Town centre shops and business leaders have backed calls to encourage residents to shop local, with particular emphasis on ‘Independents’ Day’ on the 4th of July. Maggie Richardson, president of the North Shields Chamber added “Independent businesses are the lifeblood of our town centres and we have so many passionate people working across Whitley Bay, North Shields and Wallsend. “I would urge people to get into their local town centre to see
We are proud to announce that the Chamber of Trade and Commerce for North Shields new website was written about in the Chronicle newspaper on the 17th of June, 2013. Here is the published article. “A new website has been launched to promote traders and help boost a town centre. The North Shields Chamber of Trade site, designed by local firm Wubbleyou, includes information on key events and latest news