Merry Christmas

Farnham Chamber of Commerce would like to wish all members a very Merry Christmas and a happy and prosperous 2017.

Interested in education?

We are looking for a member to join the chamber committee to help organise the education sub-committee. If you are interested or would like to know more, please contact Chamber President Richie Ellmer at president@fanhamchamber.org.uk.

Join us for Lunch and Meet

If you are thinking about joining the Farnham Chamber of Commerce in 2017, why not come along to our final Lunch and Meet of the year and find out more about the Chamber. We will be meeting on 1 December at 12.30pm at Borellis Wine Bar & Grill for a delicious finger buffet, which will…

BT seeks to remove payphones

BT is proposing to remove 46 payphones in the borough on the grounds that they are used infrequently and are expensive to maintain. To gauge opinion, Waverley Borough Council has opened a public consultation. Visit Waverley’s website to see the list of payphones that may be affected and details about how to respond to the…

Free parking on 3 December

On Saturday 3 December residents and visitors will benefit from free parking in all Waverley car parks from 10am, encouraging everyone to do their Christmas shopping in the borough. The move is part of Small Business Saturday; a national initiative that celebrates small businesses and their successes, as well as encouraging people to shop locally.…

Dancing.

Charity Ceilidh

Chamber member Farnham Assist is hold an evening of dancing at their Ceilidh on Friday 18 November. Tickets cost £12.50 per person, which includes a ploughman’s supper and pudding. You are welcome to bring your own drinks. The dance will be held at the Farnham Vineyard Centre, Union Rd, Farnham. Please come along and bring some…

Lion and Lamb Farnham.

Business rates revaluation

The government has undertaken the first revaluation of commercial property in England and Wales since 2010. The new rating list will come into force on 1 April 2017. Farnham Chamber member Park Steele has put together a guide that explains what is happening and how to find out whether you are affected. See your free copy…

Back to School Day

Farnham Heath End School’s fundamental aim is to provide its students with the skills, attitudes, knowledge and confidence to enable them to experience personal happiness and satisfaction and to achieve a successful, fulfilling place in society. In the present economic climate, it is even more important that students are equipped with these skills to prepare…

School sign. © Essential Public Relations

Join our committee

We are looking for a Chamber member to join us as part of our Education sub-committee. If you are interested or you would like to find out a little more information, please contact Richie Ellmer.

President reflects on successes at AGM

Representatives from local businesses recently gathered for the Farnham Chamber of Commerce Annual General Meeting (AGM). The meeting began with a presentation by the Leader of Waverley Borough Council, Councillor Julia Potts who updated businesses on the redevelopment of East Street. This was followed by a report from the president, Richie Ellmer who was elected…