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Fri Aug 19, 2016 @10:00 - 12:00AM
Air Festival Charity Fundraiser - Jon Egging Trust
Thu Aug 25, 2016 @12:00 - 02:00PM
BCTC - BH On the Go - Networking Lunch - August 25th
Sat Aug 27, 2016 @14:00 - 10:00PM
Mayor’s Charity Tennis Day
Thu Sep 01, 2016 @07:30 - 09:30AM
AFC Business September Breakfast Event
Fri Sep 02, 2016 @08:45 - 05:00PM
Wine & Spirit Education Trust Course - Level 3 Award in Wines
Fri Sep 02, 2016 @19:00 -
Bruno Mars & Olly Murs Tribute Mash Up
Mon Sep 12, 2016 @18:00 - 08:00PM
BCTC - BH Banter Monday 12th September
Wed Sep 14, 2016 @17:00 - 07:00PM
FREE EVENT - New 2 Business Networking
Wed Sep 14, 2016 @19:00 -
Curtain Up with Miss Diane James

Contact Details

Bournemouth Chamber Of Trade & Commerce
Argyll House
158 Richmond Park Rd

Tel: 01202 372437.

BCTC - Building A Better Business Community

How much do you spend on marketing your business to attract new customers?

From just £75 for 12 months membership we can provide you with the links you need to promote your business and meet potential customers. Just one new customer for your business will more than recoup the cost of membership.

Membership of the Chamber has many benefits, taking advantage of these for your business and being actively involved in communicating with other members and businesses in Bournemouth can deliver new customers.

Latest News


Air Festival Charity Fundraiser - Jon Egging Trust

Air Festival Charity Fundraiser Friday 19th August 2016 Marsham Court Hotel Arrive from 10am for a welcome drink Sumptuous Gala Buffet Lunch

BH On the Go - the Networking Lunch - Thursday 25th August

  Basepoint Bournemouth Thursday 25th August 12 noon to 2pm Please join us for BH On the Go - the Networking Lunch, your FREE quarterly lunchtime networking event - lunch and refreshments included

Hotel Miramar - Navy Blue Party

  Hotel Miramar is proud to host the Navy Blue Party in aid of the   Saturday 20th August, 7pm – 11.30pm. At Hotel Miramar, East Cliff Bournemouth Featuring The Band of Her Majesty’s Royal Ma

Daily Echo Sponsor BTA’S Creative Concept Award 2017

The Daily Echo is delighted to support the 2017 Bournemouth Tourism Awards for the second successive year. They will once again be sponsoring the Creative Concept Award category, won in 2016 winner by

Greendale Construction Complete Refurbishment of RNLI College Restaurant

Greendale Construction Limited has successfully completed a tasteful refurbishment of the RNLI College Riggers Restaurant at the charity’s Poole headquarters on West Quay Road.  The works consisted o

Coastal Comedy at Hotel Celebrity - Friday September 30th

  Coastal Comedy (Over 18s only) Friday 30th September Doors open at 7.15 pm show starts at 8.30 Hotel Celebrity £10 in advance and £15 on the door. Semi finalists for Bournemouth Tourism Awards

Click and Collect Launched For Green Fingered Customers

The Christchurch and Wimborne Stewarts Garden Centres have launched a Click and Collect service on their website and also the opportunity for customers to order by post a range of gift vouchers, and t

Recruiters are ‘Just the job’ for Charity’s Marathon Team

RECRUITERS from TeamJobs have signed up to run in the Bournemouth Marathon Festival for Dorset cancer sufferers.  Members of the company’s Hospitality and Commercial teams will be tackling the Speed

Westbourne Launches ‘Summer Scene’ Drawing Competition.

Bournemouth Coastal Business Improvement District (BID) has funded and launched a ‘summer scene’ drawing competition for children with the opportunity to win one of two i Pad Minis.  The competition

Castlepoint’s Jet Set Colin Gains Pride Award

Colin O’Shea, one of the Public Safety Officers at Bournemouth’s Castlepoint Shopping Park has received recognition for keeping the peace within one of the retailers. As Colin patrolled the malls, a y

Every Journey Should Have an Appy Ending

Yellow Buses is so ahead of schedule that it is revolutionising bus travel with a major update to its mobile app. Called ‘Move’, the app now allows passengers to instantly buy tickets for 30 days, alo

Trolley Dash at Stewarts Garden Centre, Broomhill

Lewis-Manning Hospice in Poole and Stewarts Garden Centre in Broomhill are organising a Trolley Dash at the Broomhill Garden Centre on Friday 30 September. Win £250 worth of plants in our Lewis-Mannin

AFC Business Breakfast Wednesday September 1st

Wednesday 1st September 7:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. Vitality Stadium. With the last AFC Business breakfast being a sell out, this is sure to be another great networking opportunity. The event will st

Powerboat P1 and Jet Ski Racing Returns to Bournemouth

‘Grand Prix of the Sea’ race series heads to Dorset in September for the final round of the season Locals and visitors to the south coast are set for a real treat when the two P1 marine motorsport ch

BCHA joins ‘Homes for Cathy’ Campaign to Mark 50 Years Since Ken Loach Television Drama

BCHA has recently joined the national ‘Homes for Cathy’ group to help highlight the continuing needs of homeless people in the run up to the anniversary of Ken Loach’s seminal television drama. With

High-Flying Banker Shares Success With Networking Group

TOP banker Julie Baker shared the secrets of her success when she addressed a new networking group for female professionals. Julie, Head of Enterprise for NatWest/Royal Bank of Scotland Business Banki

Experts Come Together to Form the Bournemouth Money Clinic and Host Free Drop-in Clinics

An expert group of business professionals have come together to form the Bournemouth Money Clinic, launching the first of its free drop-in clinics at Flirt Café in the Triangle.  The Clinics will be h

Lester Brunt Wealth Management and Property Wealth Insurance Brokers raise £15,500 for Diverse Abilities!

It has now been revealed that the recent charity golf day held by Lester Brunt Wealth Management and Property Wealth Insurance Brokers raised a remarkable £15,500 for the Dorset’s Disability Charity,

Beales Breakfast sponsored by Rawlins Davy - 15th September

Date: Thursday 15th September 7.30am till 9am or as long as you want to stay once the store is open. Beales Breakfast is a friendly and informal business networking event attended by a wide variet

Bournemouth Chamber - Winter Wonderland Christmas Ball

Thursday 8 December 2016 Chamber Members & Guests Dress: Winter Wonderland Theme White Coats, Jackets, Shirts, Dresses, Shawls etc You will need your menu choices to book Starter Orange C

BH Banter Monday 12th September

Monday 12th September 'Open Space at Platinum Park' (Old Lampeter Hotel) – Exeter Park Road, Bournemouth, BH2 5AY 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Host/Presenter : Matt Desmier – Silicon Beach Subject:

Greendale Construction Refurbishes Dorset Chamber of Commerce and Industry Offices.

Greendale Construction Limited has completed an office refurbishment for the Dorset Chamber of Commerce and Industry at its Ling Road headquarters in Poole. The works, which will present DCCI employee

Thriving Westbourne is the Place to be this Summer

Summer has definitely arrived in Westbourne and the unique urban village is feeling the summer vibe and getting ready to celebrate its Summer Festival which takes place from Monday 8th – Sunday 14th A

Candlelight Nights - Wednesday Evenings in August

From dusk (approx 7.30pm) join in with the lighting of thousands of candles in coloured glass jars to see the Lower Gardens transformed  

"RockReef Launch new Pricing for a Family Ticket for the PierZip and Offer Chance to Win

RockReef activity attraction on Bournemouth Pier has launched a new price for a family pass for the PierZip, the world’s only pier to shore zip wire! The new competitively priced family pass, which w

New Networking Masterclass Announced

Networking is a great way of building new connections and spreading the word about your business, finding new customers and sourcing new suppliers, but do you attend the many business events and feel

Two Bournemouth Solicitors Nominated for Dorset Venus Awards

Two local solicitors at a Bournemouth law firm are celebrating after both being nominated for Professional of the Year in the Dorset Venus Awards. Family solicitor Lindsay Halliwell and Employment so

Aircraft Exhibition Success Heralded by Ferndown PR Consultant

Wordcaster PR’s Gareth John, who has handled the UK publicity for the Swiss manufactured Pilatus PC-12NG for since 2005, says that he UK and Ireland distributor Oriens Aviation sales leads after exhib

Featured Promotion


Promotional Eshot

For just £50 per submission you can promote your business to other Chamber members in a professional manner, including your logo, an image, up to 200 words of promotional text (including an exclusive

Proud to be Members Logo

Members are free to use the logo “Proud to be Members” on their stationery and websites once the usage terms are agreed. Logos are available as jpg and eps. Contact: Click here to accept the T&C'

Events on BCTC Website

Member events can be placed on the BCTC website. Please submit details of the event in a Word document with logos etc preferably as Jpgs. Contact:  Cost: FREE

HTML Email

In addition to the Promotional Eshot, we can also offer html emails. These feature your business exclusively (you don't have to share with anyone else), and are more 'designed'. They always include th

Member 2 Member Offers Website Page

If you have an offer and would like it listed on this  web page just e-mail the details in an attached word document with jpegs for any logos please Contact:

Sponsor BH Banter, Beales Breakfast & Window Competitions

If you wish to promote your brand, product /service then this is a superb opportunity.  Your brand presence will be featured at the event and be promoted by the event leader, which will normally

Presidents Dinner (after AGM) and Christmas Dinner & Dance

One sponsor per year will be chosen for each of these events. Details are as per the BH Banter sponsorship or by arrangement. Contact:  Cost: £1000

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