Super Deduction – How can we help?

Business customers acquiring assets under hire-purchase finance contracts could be able to access the super deduction. As long as under the agreement: Goods are hired in return for periodical payments by the business to whom they are  hired. The property in the goods will pass to the business to whom they are hired if the terms of the agreement are …

Are you looking forward to networking in-person? Breakfast Club 8th June

Join our first in-person meeting this year on Tuesday 8th June at The Birch Hotel, where there will be plenty of time to network with fellow members. This is an ideal opportunity for you to introduce yourself, your business and make new connections. Meet new members that you may not have connected with before as well as see some familiar faces. …

HR Business Partner

HHBA members Hive HR Solutions have a fantastic opportunity to join a growing outsourced HR Consultancy.  Hive HR Solutions was founded in 2017 as a small company with big ambitions: to shake up the HR consultancy world by providing a personalised human resources support service. Ditching the templates and ‘one size fits all’ approach, we set out from the outset …

A weekend of volunteering – Kevin Stewart

Kevin Stewart Business Unit Leader for Revenues and Benefits at MSDC is well known for his volunteering and turning up at virtually any event.  Well the weekend of the 15th and the 16th May 2021 was no different. The morning of the 15th May was a train journey to City Hall to pick up my London Squad uniform for the …

Digital Marketer – We are hiring!

HHBA members Growth by Design Ltd are looking to hire an experienced digital marketer to join the team. Do you know our next team member… or is it you? If you are looking for an interesting and varied role working with a range of clients across different sectors, and have a passion for delivering great results for SME businesses, please …

Did you know you can sponsor our website and newsletter?

HHBA offers our members the exclusive opportunity to sponsor our website Homepage or Newsletter. For a whole month, you can get your logo and company details central on our homepage! With hundreds of visitors regularly each month it’s an excellent place to be found by actively engaged members of the local business community! Having a featured spot on our homepage …

Additional Restriction Grants

The Government has released more discretionary funding for a further round of Additional Restrictions Grants. The grants will help to support businesses that have been negatively impacted financially by the pandemic but may not pay business rates. Businesses can apply for these grants at https://midsussex.grantapproval.co.uk/ . The deadline to apply for the new Restart Grants and the latest Additional Restrictions Grants …

Last chance to sign up – Sussex Chamber Networking event 2nd June

We are pleased to invite all HHBA members to this NEW joint Chamber event for 2021 which offers networking with a difference, with attendees from our Affiliated Chambers. This virtual networking webinar is designed to enable delegates to support each other, whilst exchanging ideas and information and meeting new contacts. The webinar will take place on Zoom. Please book your …

Breakfast Club – Business Travel, Tourism & Local Businesses 8th June

The re-opening of the travel industry is well documented within the news, but little is yet known about the details and how they will impact on individuals and their businesses. Questions on people’s minds include: Should I go on holiday? Can I travel for business? Where is it safe to go? What do I need to consider? What do the …

Our latest video & Vice Chair Update

Our recent video titled – The Power of Community, highlights what and how the HHBA has brought to the local community during the last 15 months. Dear HHBA Community, I hope this update finds you well. With the world becoming a much more positive place, I hope business and the year of 2021 is already looking brighter for you and …

3 reasons to seek brand loyalty

The recent battle between M&S’s Colin caterpillar cake, and its Aldi rival, Cuthbert, spurred many people to show support for their brand. Twitter was set alight and both cakes sold like…well…hot cakes. We all know about brand loyalty. Most of us are loyal to brands in some way – perhaps not to the same extent as the #FreeCuthbert campaign, but …

Juice UP – What we do?

Our Mission We are on a mission to fuel our customers with highly nutritious and super tasty fresh raw cold pressed juices to help them be at the top of their game! We deliver fresh raw cold pressed nutritious juices to local residents, schools and companies. Like a milkman….but Juice…Juice man! No Treatments or additives. We offer a weekly subscription …

Solid Wood Kitchen for Sale

If any HHBA members are interested in bagging themselves a bargin on this hand made kitchen please contact fellow HHBA member Lynne Tremlett on 07581 537431. Full details here >> KItchen for Sale

We’re helping lead business out of lockdown

As well as details of a range of free workshops and free intensive programmes designed to help you to start, grow or lead your business out of lockdown, our new-look newsletters will also showcase business owners who’ve accessed our support. If you would like to be showcased in future newsletters, please email us at and we’ll be in touch. Take a …

Feeling Lucky? Enter our Mid Summer Prize Draw

Kangaroos Mid Summer Prize Draw Take part in our Mid Summer fundraiser by purchasing tickets in our prize draw. Every ticket sold helps to bring colour to the lives of people with learning disabilities and you get the chance to win a fantastic prize. Prizes include a Luxury Hamper donated by Flint and Co Estate Agents, a professional health and …

The Quarterly Economic Survey (QES)

2021 Quarter 2 is now live – This is your chance to drive change The QES carried out by the British Chambers (BCC) is the largest independent business survey in the UK and a significant economic indicator. We are asking all Sussex businesses to complete the survey. QES findings are vital in the BCC’s and Sussex Chamber’s lobbying efforts because they are …

Government News and Updates

We have recieved the following Government update, please read the full details below. COVID-19 support – what’s available and actions you or your clients may need to take>> https://content.govdelivery.com/accounts/UKHMRCED/bulletins/2d9b252 Agents update below on the Corporate Interest Legislation>> https://content.govdelivery.com/accounts/UKHMRCED/bulletins/2d786d7

C2C Growth Hub

C2C would like to alert you to the launch of their second year of the peer to peer programme, Peer Networks. National web site : https://www.peernetworks.co.uk/ Peer Networks is a national peer-to-peer networking programme which brings together SME business leaders that want to grow and develop their organisations for future success. Delivered locally by the Coast to Capital Growth Hub, …

Kickstart for Employer Events 26 & 27 May

The DWP would like to invite you to their forth coming events regarding the latest information on Kickstart, including the benefits to you as an employer. KS Employer Event Invite v8 Please find attached invitation from our Service Leader, Jacki Monroe, inviting you to our Kickstart Employer event. To join the event on 26th May at 2.00 pm please use …

Gatwick Airport Update

We have the rare opportunity to hear from Gatwick Airport about how they are getting on, their current challenges and forecast for the future. With so many businesses directly or indirectly impacted by the airport this is a great opportunity to hear about the economic situation and what thoughts there are in terms of seeing a level of recovery. Many …

Choose Ai In The Workplace For A Meteoric Boost In Company Productivity

The workplace has changed beyond recognition in the last two years or so, with accelerated changes noted in 2020. Both Artificial Intelligence (AI) and, sadly, Covid-19 have been major drivers of change and have made us, employees and employers alike, question the status quo and reinvent ourselves in relation to work. According to Bobbe Baggio and Nov Omana, Consultant in …

HHBA Travel & Tourism Breakfast club 08 June 2021

I look forward to seeing fellow members at the BREAKFAST CLUB – BUSINESS TRAVEL, TOURISM & LOCAL BUSINESSES meeting at the Birch Hotel on June 08th. If you have any questions then…or in the meantime… please feel free to make contact. Travel is a complicated game at the present time, I am here to navigate you through the rather ‘testing’ …

Networking – A business owner’s journey – the hazards and opportunities 20th May

HHBA invites you to join fellow members for our networking meeting on Thursday 20th May between 12-1pm. Register for our session We are pleased to announce that our guest speaker will be Tim Rylatt from Growth by Design who will present on ‘A business owner’s journey – the hazards and opportunities.’ The presentation will highlight the different stages, headaches and …

New Employer Incentives CCG Webinar

Chichester College Group want to talk to employers to make them aware that they can claim up to £4,000 for hiring a new apprentice between the 1st of April and the 30th of September. We will hold a webinar on the 18th of May at 11:00 am for anyone who wants to learn a bit more about claiming this, the benefits …