2015 in Review
Networking Year ends with a Bang!
Chiltern Chamber finished its 2015 evening events programme with a bang: members and friends were treated to a great programme of entertainment at the King’s Chapel, Old Amersham. Full Story
Canvassing Views on the High Street
The health and vibrancy of our High Streets are of vital importance to our area. In December, Chamber Chairman Vee Bharakda joined members of Amersham Action Group in canvassing views about the Iceland site on Sycamore Road, Amersham.
Special Recognition Awards: Chris Wilson and Cliff Davies
In December, the Chamber awarded Special Recognition awards to Chris Wilson, Chairman of Amersham Action Group and to Cliff Davies, President of Chesham Stags Rugby Club. Full Story
Christmas in Chesham, Amersham Showcase
Chiltern Chamber had stalls at both events, meeting and canvassing visitors. Amersham Showcase coincided with one of the Chamber’s chosen campaigns, Small Business Saturday. More on Small Business Saturday
Chamber Breakfast Networking Club
Friday 13th November was an auspicious date to start something new! The Chamber Breakfast Club now meets the second and fourth Fridays of every month. Our style is structured and businesslike but informal and inclusive. Learn More, Book…
Networking down on the Farm
The Chamber’s November event was an enlightening evening at Hazeldene Farm, learning of their traditional farming methods and husbandry of rare breeds Full Story
Networking with Chocolate!
‘Around the World in Chocolate’: the Chamber’s October event offered networking with chocolate – what could be better? Full Story
Problem Solving with Balbir Chaggar
The Chamber’s September networking event featured an entertaining and stimulating session with performance coach and soft skills trainer Balbir Chagger. Full Story
Summer Garden Party, The Bury
At the Chamber’s Strawberry and Pimm’s party in July, guests mingled and networked in the elegant surroundings of The Bury. Heather Dean of BBF addressed us on business opportunities in Bucks. Thanks to sponsors Alexander-Churchill, Clarks of Amersham, IBB Solicitors and Silverson.
Chamber Golf Day, Chartridge Park
In June, the Chamber’s fifth annual Golf day was well attended, with 56 participants starting off two tees. Everyone stayed on for the evening awards dinner. Full Story
Special Recognition Award: Vincent Crompton
Having nominated Vincent Crompton as the first-ever Freeman of the Town of Chesham, the Chamber was delighted to add its own Special Recognition Award. Read Full Story…
Customer Service Workshop
For our May networking event, Paul Batey of Clarks of Amersham treated Chamber members to a thoughtful presentation on customer service. Our members were joined also by around a dozen budding entrepreneurs from Peter Jones Enterprise Academy. Full Story
April Food and Drink Evening
The Chamber’s April networking evening featured five great local food and drink businesses in the elegant surroundings of Chamber member Cotteswoodâ€™s Amersham showroom. Full Story
Effective Business Web Presence
In March, our webmaster Robert Gibson took us through a number of design tips for an effective business web presence. The classic LP covers illustrating the talk, pretty much revealed Robert’s age! Full Story
Exploring the Threatosphere
Nick Ross of Sophos addressing Chamber members at our February networking event, on the numerous security threats in the cyber world, and some tips to make ourselves safer. Full Story
What’s in a Handshake?
Paul Ryan demonstrates the ‘open handshake’ at the Chamber’s January networking event Full Story
Special Recognition Award: Michael Clark
Michael Clark, of Clarks of Amersham, receiving his Chamber Special Recognition Award for 2014 from Chamber Vice-Chairman Andy Garnett