Policy and Campaign Updates

The latest campaign news and important policy updates for businesses in the North East

Discover how your Chamber are campaigning for a Stronger North East and get the latest information and expert opinions on policy changes affecting your business.

Chamber survey shows devastating impact of Brexit on EU Trade

One of the first pieces of research into how North East businesses have fared since leaving the EU has shown 75% …

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Freedom is going to have to wait a little bit longer…

So it looks like freedom is going to have to wait a little bit longer. Not that the Prime Minister’…

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East Coast Main Line rail timetable consultation

Due to infrastructure improvements by Network Rail there are now plans to change the rail timetable for services on the …

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Leading Arctic explorer urges business leaders

Robert Swan, the first person to walk both the North and South Poles, has urged North East business leaders to …

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Chamber says latest employment stats cause for cautious optimism

Niamh Corcoran, policy adviser, North East England Chamber of Commerce said: “Figures released today continue to show the recovery of …

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Statement on delay to restrictions being lifted

Jonathan Walker, director of policy, North East England Chamber of Commerce said: “The likely delay to the lifting of restrictions …

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Great reasons to do business in the NE

Digital leadership is often referred to as being the navigation of a business towards digital transformation in order to stay …

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Sunshine supporting hospitality

Don’t be alarmed! That weird thing in the sky is not your imagination its just something which appears from …

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Chamber diversity survey results revealed

North East England Chamber of Commerce has concluded the results of the survey into business attitudes within the region towards …

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Welcoming back the North East’s Arts and Culture Sector

Next week marks the next stage of the covid roadmap where we can begin to socialise indoors, meaning a return …

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UK Trade Statistics March 2021

As business understanding of the new UK-EU relationship grows day by day, trade statistics for March 2021 and the first quarter …

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North East Annual Area Review

Looking back at the Chamber and our business community across Northumberland, Tyne & Wear, and Co. Durham over the last year. …

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