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Shortlist announced for North East business awards

Shortlist announced for North East business awards

Nominees have been revealed for the annual North East Business awards. The awards, held in association with the North East England Chamber of Commerce, will see companies across the region receive awards celebrating different aspects of their companies, including apprenticeship programs, growth and interaction with their local community. The companies […]

Colonel The Hon James Ramsbotham receives the Honorary Doctorate of Business Administration at the Sunderland University winter graduations at the Stadium of Light Picture: DAVID WOOD

The Chamber’s Chief Executive “proud as punch” at receiving Sunderland University honorary degree

The North East England Chamber of Commerce’s Chief Executive James Ramsbotham has received his honorary doctorate from the University of Sunderland. The 57-year-old, who currently lives in the Durham Dales has been chief executive of the Chamber for more than a decade and as such has been recognised for his outstanding career in business and commitment to supporting […]

Sunderland students shine on A Level results day

Sunderland students shine on A Level results day

Students from Sunderland College have been successful as they pick up their A Level results today (Thursday, August 18). The pupils have joined hundreds of thousands of people from across the country who have gained a place at their chosen university. Sunderland College, which has four campuses across the city, has continued with their 99 […]

Photo: Suzanne Slater, regional manager for the business and professional sector for NECC/NECC.

NECC rated “good” by OFSTED inspectors

The North East Chamber of Commerce (NECC) has been awarded a rating of “good” for its training services by national regulatory service OFSTED. Inspectors visited the NECC at the end of last year. They observed teaching, learning and assessment, while also taking into account feedback from students and employers themselves. The NECC […]