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Applause for the incredible success of the SECC and Hydro

Sep : 12

I can barely believe that by the end of September it will have been three years since the SSE Hydro officially opened its doors. 

The annual SECC review for 2015/16 just popped into my inbox, and it will come as no surprise to any Glaswegian that…



A new world in which old Chamber purpose will come to the fore

Jun : 28

The natural reaction to an event of the scale of last week’s is to look for quick reassurance and make plans to respond.

For the majority - but certainly not all - of Chamber members, is …



Think Digital and “shake things up gently”

Jun : 06

We meet many colourful characters at the Chamber. But one guy recently turned our heads as he arrived in his tartan Vivien Westwood coat and silver Doc Martens. We could tell pretty quickly that Mark Shayler, who keeps chickens and ducks in his Wels…



A new route to cleaning up the city

May : 31

Life at the Chamber is hugely varied because our members are diverse - large and small and from all sectors. But there are some issues raised with us which are of great concern to every member and, with one of these in mind, I spent a couple of hour…