November 13, 2018
Essex Chambers of Commerce were pleased to host a lunch with Colchester MP Will Quince and Chamber members to discuss some of the issues facing businesses in the town.
Speaking after the lunch Denise Rossiter, Chief Executive of Essex Chambers of Commerce, said “Engaging with local MPs and representing the views of our members to them is an important part of the Chambers’ work. I was really grateful to Will for taking time to come and hear first-hand about the issues experienced by our members in Colchester.”
Will Quince MP commented “Thank you to Essex Chambers of Commerce for organising a lunch with local businesses to discuss a vision for Colchester. I always love meeting with local businesses big and small who help make our town such a great place to work, live and visit. Lots of ideas and issues discussed and work to be done”
Issues discussed included the impact of roadworks in the town on businesses, the local road network generally, planned upgrading of local rail services and rolling stock, the proposed North Essex Garden Villages and the impact of Brexit.