'GLOBAL GATEWAY' EVENT ENCOURAGES OVERSEAS BUSINESS
04 February 2011
An audience of almost 90 business leaders attended the Gatwick Diamond Initiative's 2011 keynote event. Speakers included Robin Barnett CMG of UK Trade & Investment, Andrew McCallum of Gatwick Airport and Dr Alastair Livesey from Diverse Energy.
UKTI South East Market Visit to Australia
18 January 2011
To take advantage of significant business opportunities in the Aerospace, Airport & Homeland Security sectors in Australia, UK Trade & Investment South East (UKTI) are organising a market visit to Australia from 26th February – 5th March 2011.
GATWICK DIAMOND WELCOMES AIRBERLIN’S CHOICE OF LONDON BASE
17 November 2010
Gatwick Airport has announced that Europe’s sixth largest airline carrier - airberlin – has chosen Gatwick as its London base to operate new services to Nuremberg and Hanover.
GATWICK DIAMOND INITIATIVE PROPOSES NEW LOCAL ENTERPRISE PARTNERSHIP
17 September 2010
The Gatwick Diamond Initiative recently submitted a paper in response to the invitation by Vince Cable and Eric Pickles in their joint letter of 29 June to submit proposals from groups of councils and business leaders coming together to form new Local Enterprise Partnerships (LEPs).
GATWICK DIAMOND STEPS UP HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT TRANING PROVISIONS
17 September 2010
This autumn sees the launch of the Gatwick Diamond region’s first hotel management training programme. With the UK’s second busiest airport on its doorstep, and high-speed transport links to both central London and the south coast, the Gatwick Diamond area boasts a thriving hotel and leisure industry, with over 125 hotels operating in the area.
GATWICK DIAMOND INITIATIVE SUPPORTS YOUNG ENTREPRENEURSHIP
10 September 2010
The Gatwick Diamond Initiative is a proud sponsor of Young Start-Up Talent 2010, a community based business competition aimed at 16-21 year olds who live, work or study in the Gatwick Diamond area.
GATWICK DIAMOND INITIATIVE URGES INVESTMENT IN INFRASTRUCTURE
26 July 2010
The Gatwick Diamond Initiative is urging the government to secure investment to improve the major transport hub at Gatwick Airport Station.
ASTRONAUT LAUNCHES GATWICK SHUTTLE
06 July 2010
Gatwick’s new inter-terminal shuttle opened on Thursday 1st July, signalling the first major milestone in a long line of investments that will modernise the airport and provide a better experience for passengers at every step of their journey.
Gatwick Diamond Initiative Announced as Key Sponsor of 'Meet the Buyers 2010'
27 May 2010
The Gatwick Diamond Initiative is pleased to be sponsoring this year’s ‘Gatwick Diamond Meet the Buyers Programme’, taking place at the Arora Hotel, Crawley 9am-5pm on Thursday 8th July 2010.
Gatwick Diamond Business Awards 2010: Winners Announced
12 March 2010
The winners of the Gatwick Diamond Business Awards (GDBA) 2010 were announced at a glittering awards ceremony held on 4th March at a sold-out black tie dinner at the Hilton Hotel, London Gatwick.
Gatwick Diamond Supports Airport's Case On Emissions For Copenhagen
04 November 2009
Executive Director of the Gatwick Diamond, Alistair Smith, supports Gatwick Airport’s call for a global approach to reducing aviation emissions, ahead of the Copenhagen Summit.
Gatwick Diamond welcomes proposed airport sale
21 October 2009
Alistair Smith, Executive Director of the Gatwick Diamond, says: “We’re delighted the future ownership of Gatwick Airport is likely to be settled soon. The airport is so central to the success of the area’s economy and business will be keen to work with the new owners to build an exciting future for Gatwick.
Gatwick Airport - the best!
15 October 2009
Gatwick Airport has been recognised by the UK Travel Industry as the best major UK airport, beating nearby Heathrow and northern contender, Manchester Airport.
Gatwick Diamond welcomes Minister for South East
14 September 2009
The Gatwick Diamond hosted Jonathan Shaw MP, the Minister for the South East, on Tuesday 15th September 2009, when he attended a meeting of the South East Economic Delivery Council (SEEDC) at the Arora Hotel in Crawley which reviewed how the recession is being felt locally and the wider South East and what more could be done by the public sector.
Osborne to provide secure route to Gatwick
27 May 2009
Journey times to and from Gatwick Airport will be significantly improved by the construction of a new link road connecting the airport with major routes.
Gatwick Diamond Business Awards launched
12 March 2009
Businesses throughout the Gatwick Diamond now have their own dedicated Business Awards. Organised by Cadia,the Gatwick Diamond Business Awards will celebrate the very best of business within the region.
Framework contract for valet parking robots signed by Gatwick Airport
CFO Geir Karlsen appointed interim CEO of Norwegian as Bjørn Kjos steps down