Latest News

Please find below a range of stories from across the membership and the network. If you would like to submit a member story please send it to Lynn Wardlaw for inclusion on this page and our fortnightly Enewsletter.

New appointment at Fife Chamber will boost links between business and schools

Tuesday, 17 August 2021

A new partnership between Fife Chamber, DYW Fife and Fife Council will give young people more opportunities to get vital industry insights and work experience that will enhance their employment and career options when they leave school.

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Online Learning Helps Those Supporting Children with Healthcare Needs

Monday, 16 August 2021

Two eLearning modules, produced by the digital learning and assessment specialist, eCom Scotland, are helping those whose job is to support children with exceptional healthcare needs.

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Fife College partners with Raytheon UK to launch innovative virtual coding club

Monday, 16 August 2021

Raytheon UK and Fife College have partnered to deliver a virtual coding club for students, allowing the region’s young people to redefine how they learn coding, engage with computer science, solve problems and express themselves creatively.

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British Chambers of Commerce launches Net Zero Hub to help business transition

Friday, 13 August 2021

The BCC Net Zero Hub together with O2 provides insights, tools and support to help businesses build a greener future. 

Commenting on the Hub, Alan Mitchell, Chief Executive of Fife Chamber of Commerce, said:

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Campion Homes shortlisted in Homes for Scotland Awards

Thursday, 12 August 2021

Campion Homes have been shortlisted in the Homes for Scotland Awards 2020/21 for their development on behalf of The Gannochy Trust.

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New Appointment at The HR Booth

Wednesday, 11 August 2021

Fife based HR company The HR Booth are continuing to support businesses with outsourced HR solutions and recently appointed Jenna MacBeth as their latest HR Consultant. 

Jenna is supporting a range of clients on all aspects of HR and has so far been involved with recruitment, onboarding, managing day to day employee relations cases, as well as complex grievances and disciplinaries. 

Jenna commented: 

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Edinburgh to Barbados and Orlando - Virgin Atlantic to set up home in the capital later this year

Wednesday, 11 August 2021

Virgin Atlantic, one of the world’s premier carriers, will set up home in Edinburgh later this year, offering direct flights to Barbados and Orlando.

The flight to Barbados will be Scotland’s only direct service to the Caribbean and will launch on 5 December 2021. Flights to Orlando, the theme park capital of the world, will launch on 30 March 2022.

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eCom Scotland searches for an elusive milestone

Tuesday, 10 August 2021

Products from the digital learning and assessment specialist, eCom Scotland, are now being used in 190 countries around the world. So, the search is on to add, as eCom customers, those few countries where eCom’s eNetSuite of products are not in use.

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Fife College hosts filming of new musical

Thursday, 5 August 2021

Fife College has hosted the filming of a new musical film, with several students playing key roles in the production.

‘It Takes Two’ is an original musical feature-length film with all original songs where twin sisters Olivia and Rosie use their love of the stage to help save a local theatre from closure.

The main message of the film entertains the value of support in communities, and how even during the toughest of times, once we unite together, we can overcome all obstacles.

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Caley Ocean Systems and IMES International become part of Pryme Group

Thursday, 5 August 2021

Caley Ocean Systems and IMES International (previously part of Seanamic Group) have merged with Pryme Group today to create a business with broad capabilities supplying products, services and solutions to the energy, defence and other industrial markets.

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