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1 April 2014

Tinie Tempah to headline Party at the Proact

Multi-award winning rapper Tinie Tempah will headline this summer's Party at the Proact on Sunday, June 8, joining Labrinth, Katy B, Lawson, Union J and Ms Dynamite.

1 April 2014

Local performers to feature in Pop Factor

Students from Chesterfield Studios are to appear in Pop Factor!

1 April 2014

Chesterfield FC's new away kit revealed

Chesterfield's away kit for the 2014/15 season has been revealed, featuring a white shirt with blue shorts and white socks.

1 April 2014 Hornsbridge plans submitted
Plans have been submitted to Chesterfield Borough Council for the transformation of a key gateway into the town centre.
31 March 2014 Eyes right as Mercians march into town
Chesterfield residents are invited to watch as 2nd Battalion The Mercian Regiment marches into the town.

31 March 2014 Time for tea with Wings
A party will be held next month to celebrate the 100th edition of local glossy magazine, Wings.

31 March 2014 Further funding in the pipeline for Digital Derbyshire
A £27.67 million project to transform broadband speeds for thousands more businesses and residents across Derbyshire could be in line for another boost.

31 March 2014 Final Growth Plan submitted to Government
Today the public-private partnership responsible for growing the economy in the Sheffield City Region has submitted its final Strategic Economic Plan (SEP) to Government.
27 March 2014 Chamber welcomes Energy Inquiry
Chris Hobson, Head of Information and Representation comments on today's launch by Ofgem of an inquiry into the activities of the "Big Six" energy companies.
27 March 2014 Spireites extend deal with Puma
Chesterfield Football Club has announced a new long-term contract extension that sees global sports brand PUMA® continue as the club's official supplier and licensee partner of replica merchandise.

26 March 2014 Cathelco make a Quantum leap in control panel design
Cathelco has introduced a new series of Quantum control panels for their sea water pipework anti-fouling systems and impressed current cathodic protection (ICCP) systems.
25 March 2014 Chesterfield Carnival supported by Band of the Year
The Chesterfield Carnival has been officially backed by the winners of the Band of The Year competition, ‘Somewhat Unprepared'.

25 March 2014 Businesses encouraged to support Chesterfield FC Memorial Garden
The Chesterfield FC Supporters Club is looking for 20 generous businesses to each donate £500 to the Chesterfield FC Memorial Garden Project.

25 March 2014 Find out about superfast broadband plans at business event
Businesses are invited to the Markham Vale Environment Centre to learn about the Digital Derbyshire programme which will deliver superfast broadband.
25 March 2014 Chesterfield is the perfect blend for Ringtons tea
Ringtons tea is moving to Chesterfield following its purchase of two industrial units on Dunston Trading Estate, Sheepbridge.
25 March 2014 Fox-trotting Fairy to cha cha charm Chesterfield!
Pomegranate Theatre audiences will be utterly charmed this Christmas when the classic rags to riches fairy tale of Cinderellais brought to life in strictly panto style!
24 March 2014 National appointment for local solicitor
Robert Banner, Executive Director of the Chesterfield and Sheffield based firm of Solicitors Banner Jones Ltd has recently been elected as Chairman of the National Executive Committee of the Law Society's Law Management Section.

24 March 2014 New business venture at Vicar Lane
An entrepreneur has started a new business venture at Vicar Lane Shopping Centre, Chesterfield.

24 March 2014 Spireites to make stylish Wembley entrance
Chesterfield FC players and staff will make a stylish entrance at Wembley Stadium for the Johnstone's Paint Trophy final after being supplied with smart new suits for the occasion by Greenwoods Menswear.

24 March 2014 Apprenticeships highlighted as being key to Chesterfield's continued growth
Chesterfield has been highlighted as being on one of the fastest growing corridors in the UK.
21 March 2014 Access free workplace pensions advice
Business owners and HR staff are invited to a free pension reform implementation workshop on 26th March 2014.

20 March 2014 Budget boost for Markham Vale Enterprise Zone
New businesses locating to the Sheffield City Region Enterprise Zone, which includes Markham Vale at Chesterfield, will benefit from tax incentives for a further three years, under measures announced by the Chancellor in yesterday's Budget.

20 March 2014 Civic Society to honour Chesterfield Market Hall as a historic building
The organisation that has helped shape Chesterfield town centre as we know it today is celebrating its 50th anniversary with a special talk programme and blue plaque unveiling at the Market Hall on Tuesday 8th April at 6.00pm.

19 March 2014 Chamber welcomes new coin plan
A new £1 coin is set to be introduced in 2017 to address concerns about the number of forgeries of the current coin in circulation.

19 March 2014 Ticket offer for Chesterfield v Morecambe match
Reduced ticket prices have been made available for Chesterfield's game at home to Morecambe next week.

19 March 2014 Stagger to the Daggers Easter challenge
A group of Chesterfield FC supporters have set themselves a daunting cycling challenge...
19 March 2014 Hat trick for Chesterfield cheer group
Three trophies have been won this month by Chesterfield group, Crystal Cheer and Dance, after competing against over 130 teams at the Future Cheer Circus Spectacular cheerleading and dance competition, held at Sheffield's English Institution of Sport.

19 March 2014 Chamber reacts to 2014 Budget
Chris Hobson comments on today's Budget announcement by Chancellor George Osborne.
19 March 2014 Local businesses celebrate Chesterfield
Over 200 delegates attended Destination Chesterfield's Celebrate Chesterfield event at the Proact Stadium.

The event celebrated what had happened in the town over the past 12 months, updated on major regeneration schemes and launched new activity for Destination Chesterfield.
18 March 2014 Budget hopes from Chesterfield businesses
Chesterfield businesses talk about their hopes for this years budget.