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Special pre-election networking lunch for Exeter Chamber members

By June 1, 2017January 26th, 2021Member News & Updates

Over 100 Exeter Chamber members attended last week’s networking lunch which included dedicated election question time giving members a chance to meet Exeter’s parliamentary candidates.


Members were given the chance to have their business related questions answered by Ben Bradshaw from the Labour party, Vanessa Newcombe from Liberal Democrats, James Tadgdissian from Conservative Party and Jonathan West an Independent candidate.


Questions and discussion topics involved arts and culture, health and social care, airport taxes, air pollution and the promotion of electric/sustainable travel in the city as well as business rates, corporate tax, affordable housing and the effect of Brexit to the city’s commerce. 

Image: Jonathan West, James Tadgdissian, Derek Phillips, Vanessa Newcombe & Ben Bradshaw