June 2015 Business Scene
Wealden District Council continues to support the business community by making training sessions available to help owners and managers grow their companies.
On June 16, in association with the Federation of Small Businesses, there is a business breakfast at the East Sussex National with two keynote speakers – one on creating a cost-effective marketing plan and the other on the value of apprenticeships.
Book before June 10 on firstname.lastname@example.org or 01892 602886 – £8 including full English breakfast.
A whole series of workshops is coming up to help business get the most out of Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook.
Use the same contact details as for the business breakfast to find out more. Some events are in Uckfield.
Chartered accountants Simmons Gainsford who have offices in Uckfield and London have merged with another central London firm, Newman Peters.
James Duggan, partner in the Uckfield office said the growth in the business would enable Simmons Gainsford to bring in even more specialist advisers which would benefit all clients wherever they were looked after.
Read more here
SLM Toyota, Uckfield
Iron House gym
Luxford Field Farmers’ Market
Peter Bayless, BBC Masterchef Winner in 2006, will be cooking at Uckfield Farmers’ Market on the Luxford Field car park on Saturday, June 6, (10am to 12.30pm) to celebrate the wealth of locally-produced, seasonal food on offer in the area.
The new Uckfield railway station car park is due to open in mid-July, Network Rail has confirmed. Read more here
Pole Fit Personal Training
Twenty-one affordable homes have now been completed and occupied on the site of the formers Uplands Court, Uckfield. Report here
Uckfield Chamber of Commerce
The town’s business leaders will be getting a first look at updated proposals for Uckfield High Street improvement works. The meeting, closed to the public, is between the county council and the Uckfield Chamber of Commerce’s executive committee. See here
Manor Gardens care home
JOBS: Nurses, care assistants and team leaders needed at Manor Gardens home. All the details and how to apply here
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