Kingston Busines Expo 2019
11th June 2019
Kingston University Business School, Kingston Hill
The Kingston Business Expo 2019 was a huge success with over 400 attendees enjoying breakfast with Sir Ed Davey, Exhibitor stands, free seminars, business advice hub and speed networking. Thanks to Trevor Aston for the photos.
23rd May 2019
Warren House Kingston
The 2019 AGM held at Warren House saw our New President Martha Mador officially take up office. Her chosen charity for 2019-20 is Express CIC.
May Networking with BoConcept
9th May 2019
BoConcept, Eden Street, Kingston
For our May breakfast we visited the stylish BoConcept store in Kingston with catering was provided by the local team at the Canbury Secret Cafe. Photos by Trevor Aston
Wych Networking for Freelancers
24th April 2019
The Wych Elm, Kingston
The Wych Networking is aimed at freelancers, home-workers and start ups. An informal coffee morning to get out of the house and meet local like minded individuals.
Networking Breakfast at the Wych Elm
11th April 2019
The Wych Elm, Kingston
A traditional style networking breakfast at the Wych Elm in north Kingston. A local pub renowned for its food, the breakfast certainly did not disappoint!
March Breakfast – Hosted by the Mayor of Kingston
14th March 2019
The Guildhall, Kingston
We were delighted to once again be hosted by the Mayor of Kingston for our March Breakfast. We also had a pitch from a Young Enterprise Team from Tiffin Girls School. Photos by Trevor Aston Photography.
International Women’s Day
8th March 2019
RHACC - Hillcroft College, Surbiton
To celebrate International Women's Day Kingston Chamber hosted a special event to discuss the courage to challenge and create change, following the IWD theme of #Balanceforbetter. The event was sponsored by Business Clan. Photos by Annie Armitage
14th February 2019
Surbiton Golf Club
Our February Breakfast was at Surbiton Golf Club, followed by a round of goof for all those who wished to stay on. We also heard about the developments from local charity Love Kingston.
Photos by Trevor Aston
18th December 2018
Hampton Court Palace Golf Club
The final event of the year was a festive lunch at Hampton Court Palace Golf Club. Party hats and cracker jokes included!
Breakfast at Chessington Garden Center
13th December 2018
Chessington Garden Center
The last breakfast of the year was a real festive treat for our members who were not only served up with an amazing cooked breakfast but also offered the opportunity to really get into the Christmas spirit with a visit to the grotto and to meet the big man himself!
Bentalls Breakfast Networking
8th November 2018
The annual Bentalls breakfast networking event is always popular and a great way to kick off our festive shopping spree! We were pleased to announce our new Patron member Holland Hahn & Wills. Photos by Trevor Aston Photography.
Chessington Business Expo
31st October 2018
Chessington School, Garrison Lane
We had a great attendance for the first ever Chessington Business Expo. VIPs included Sir Ed Davey MP, The Mayor of Kingston and a couple of very special guests from Chessington World of Adventures! We thank all the visitors, exhibitors and sponsors for joining and supporting us on the day.
October Breakfast at John Lewis
18th October 2018
John Lewis Kingston
John Lewis is a great place to have a breakfast, overlooking the river Thames and Kingston bridge.
Attendees heard from Bruce Burrowes of Kingston Burrowes Accountants about the upcoming changes to Making Tax Digital.
Women In Business Lunch
28th September 2018
Holiday Inn London Kingston South
Amazing turn out for our Women in Business lunch, the enthusiasm for these events has grown and grown. Thanks for Erica from A Little Holistic Oasis for her talk on Stress management.
Networking Breakfast at the DoubleTree
13th September 2018
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel, Kingston
For our September breakfast we were pleased to be back at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel in Kingston. We heard from both the Beyond Barriers team from Kingston University and Young Enterprise about how local businesses can get involved with mentoring students.
Three Chambers Summer party
16th August 2018
Warren House, Warren Road, Kingston
For the first time three nearby Chambers: Kingston, Merton and Wandsworth jointly held a networking event together, at the beautiful Warren House.. A lovely backdrop to the talk by Sundeep Sangha, Head of Economic Development at Heathrow Airport, about the progress and planning for Heathrow expansion. Photos by Joanne Redington of RJ Photography
Networking on board Turk Launches
9th August 2018
Turk Launches, Kingston
Breakfast on board with Turk Launches is always a popular summer networking event with over 50 attendees enjoying a trip down the river Thames. Photos by Trevor Aston Photography
Wych Networking Coffee Morning
11th July 2018
The Wych Elm, Kingston
Networking Coffee Morning for freelancers, home workers and startups. Bite-size workshop on LinkedIn by Giulia from Know Thy Brand.
Kingston Expo 2018
4th July 2018
Kingston University Business School
The 6th Kingston Business Expo took place on Wednesday 4th July. An extremely vibrant and buzzing atmosphere saw over 400 people networking, learning and doing business on the day.
Local Election Hustings
24th April 2018
Kingston Chamber hosted an evening hustings event for local businesses and the voluntary sector prior to the May local elections. It was attended by candidates from all the main parties and provoked some interesting questions and debate. Chaired by Mike Tweedale from Kingston College. Photos by Trevor Aston Photography
Breakfast at Surbiton Golf Club
12th April 2018
Surbiton Golf Club
A fantastic new venue for our April networking. Surbiton Golf Club offered members a chance to see the clubhouse as well as stay and play on the exclusive course. Thank you to our sponsors TWM Solicitors. Photos by Trevor Aston Photography
President’s Ball 2018
23rd March 2018
Holiday Inn Kingston South
Presidents Mr Guy Fallows hosted the annual President's Ball at the Holiday Inn Kingston. The event raised over £7000 for his chosen charity, Kingston Carers' Network.
Photos by Joanne Redington
Signing of the Memorandum of Understanding with Korean Jinju Chamber
21st November 2017
Guildhall, High Street, Kingston upon Thames
Kingston Chamber and Kingston Council welcomed a delegation from the Chamber of Commerce from the Jinju Province who visited to sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Kingston Chamber of Commerce to strengthen the borough’s business links with South Korea. Delegates also enjoyed visiting the Mayor's Parlour before the signing and then visited Kingston University, where they had a tour of its state-of-the-art engineering facilities. Photos by Trevor Aston Photography