Deal Business Lunch Club
The Deal Business Lunch Club has hosted local business owners at Dunkerley’s, No 81 and The Royal Hotel.  There’s no formal requirement to represent themselves or their business to the group at large, although some people do opt to have 60 seconds to promote themselves. Some business bring props and products that they sell to show and share around the room, others prefer simply to mingle and chat openly with those around them. They have a system for random seat...

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Chambers Queens Jubilee Competition
Another reminder that the Chamber will have a business window decoration competition to mark the Queens Jubilee with the winning business receiving a unique prize of a photo taken of the winners with the Queen standing by their window in an A3 framed print. Judging will take place Thursday 2nd to Monday 6th June, the print will be created by Simon Hedley Art who sell wonderful prints of Deal at the Saturday Market, please also see www.simonhedleyart.co.uk/deal-kent for some fine...

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Deal Radio news in Deal and the Community
Deal Radio is Broadcasting from the: Eastry Platinum Jubilee Celebration - JUNE 2nd, 2022 from 12 to 8pm. Eastry Events are holding a good old fashioned celebration fete for the Platinum Jubilee on June 2nd at Eastry Gun Park. There will be live music, competitions, games, raffles, craft stalls, food vendors, inflatables, face painting, a BBQ and much more!   THE UYC GOES ANTI ESTABLISHMENTARIAN - THURSDAY, 2 JUNE AT 20:00-22:00 Mr C is broadcasting LIVE from the Eastry Jubilee festivities all...

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Appeal from our Chamber member Maxteds Pet Shop
Donna at Maxteds Pet Shop is continuing to help a local good cause, Sandown School PTA are holding their Summer Fair on Friday 1st July. They are looking for sponsors to help their big raffle, if any businesses can donate something amazing that would be superb. So far, they have a Rees & Rees £85 made to order Sterling Silver Initial letter and a mini photo shoot from Matt Cook Photography worth £65 and an Alexa Echo Dot. Tickets are...

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Thank you DTC, DDC and DWCT for the help with the Jubilee!
jubilee bunting deal high street
Thanks to a grant from both Deal Town Council and Councillor Peter Jull’s DDC Councillor grant, Deal and Walmer Chamber of Trade committee members plus volunteers Helen Baldock and Alfie Hunt (the two brave young people that climbed the 3 stage ladders) were able to put 800 metres of bunting up through the High Street creating a red, white and blue Jubilee feel. [caption id="attachment_1318" align="alignleft" width="300"] jubilee bunting team in Deal High Street[/caption] We were only able to put...

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Queens Platinum Celebration
The Chamber recognises the importance of our wonderful sovereign Queen Elizabeth II, she has ruled for longer than any other Monarch in British history, becoming a much loved and respected figure across the UK and the World. To celebrate this, the Chamber would like Deal and Walmer businesses to follow the old traditions of shop window dressing to suit the occasion, we will be judging all businesses displays with a special prize for the winning display, more information about the...

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Deal Business Lunch Club
Chamber Member Raymond Darrall from Darrall and company runs a monthly networking Lunch Club, the club is for Deal based business owners to get together, share thoughts, opinions and expertise over lunch at different venues around the town where you can perhaps make friends or business alliances. There are no joining or attendance fees and, there's no exclusivity for trades or professions, if you need to know more visit www.dealblc.co.uk/events-bookings, their next meeting will be Friday 29th April at The...

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Deal Radio Spring into action
Deal Radio has introduced many new shows this Spring with exciting new presenters and producers! This month DR welcomed Alice Gold who is hosting a fantastic psychedelia music show. In episode one, Alice is joined by English DJ, record producer, musician, and sound engineer Sub Focus. Alongside DRs usual Saturday and Friday Night specials, they have introduced a new series: The Chill Zone - Playing every weeknight from midnight to 2am, showcasing some of the best chill-out and relaxing DJs....

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AGM News
The Chamber held its 73rd AGM on Monday 21st March; the Chamber were pleased to announce that they have a full re-hired Committee with 3 additional people joining them for 2022-23 with photos and a bit about the new recruits coming on next month’s Trade Page. Peter Davies the Secretary of Deal and Walmer chamber of trade said: “We are still blessed with Peter Jull as chairman and Peter Varrall as our President, they do a great job which is...

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New recruits at Goose on the Green Café
New recruits at Goose on the Green Café owners
Ex P&O chefs Ian Burford and James Amos, Café owners Alistair Bassett and Lisa Dixon-Bassett, the logo of a popular Facebook Group Deal & Walmer Businesses and People, Always There to Help! Following the disgraceful decision by P & O to get rid of 800 loyal employees, it was refreshing to see Chamber members and other businesses rally round to help some of the jobless rebound straight back into a job, the Chamber would like to commend these businesses for...

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