Commenting on the proposal for a National Infrastructure Commission presented by Sir John Armitt and endorsed by Labour Party leader Ed Miliband, Dr Adam Marshall, Executive Director of Policy at the British Chambers of Commerce, said: -Businesses would support the creation of a National Infrastructure Commission if it delivers quicker decisions, more certainty for investors, and faster action on the ground.
Sheffield Forgemasters has released 200 grandstand seats beside the finish straight of the Tour De France as it powers its way to Sheffield's Arena Square.
Solicitors from Sheffield's Taylor&Emmet LLP are saddling up to test their cycling stamina against fitness professionals from Spa Naturel at the Mercure Sheffield St Paul's Hotel.
- Laws Extend Right To Request Flexible Working Beyond Carer Responsibilities The Sheffield office of law firm Irwin Mitchell has urged employers to ensure they are prepared for new far-reaching flexible working laws which are introduced on Monday 30 June 2014 - or risk face paying thousands of pounds in compensation.
There is a consultation process at the moment on many aspects of the new franchises and Sheffield Chamber will be responding on behalf of business.