Latest updates and stories from Bedfordshire Chamber of Commerce and its Members

Alberto Martin appointed as CEO of London Luton Airport

Alberto Martin, the airport’s current Planning and Investment Director has been appointed CEO of London Luton Airport (LLA) with immediate effect. Nick Barton has taken the decision to step down from his role as CEO of LLA to take up a new professional challenge in the New Year.

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London Luton Airport Helps Local Suppliers Share in its Success

On Wednesday 2nd May, London Luton Airport (LLA) will be holding its first “How to Bid for Contracts” event. Local businesses will be able to gain insight from LLA’s procurement team to help them compete during LLA’s tendering process.

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Luton Construction Firm wins £7 million contract with London Luton Airport

March 30th 2017: Luton-based construction firm Ryebridge has been awarded a multi-million-pound contract as part of London Luton Airport’s (LLA) current transformation project. The £7 million contract will directly support 40 local jobs including 3 apprentices.

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Networking Event Helps Local Businesses Take Off


  • Networking event links 44 local companies with London Luton Airport’s extensive supply chain
  • Local firms set to reap benefits from LLA’s £100m development programme
  • Event raises £2,500 for charity partner Sue Ryder
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Bedfordshire Chamber urges businesses to support London Luton Airport consultation on future of the airport

London Luton Airport Operations Limited have launched a consultation on their vision for the future of the airport, and are seeking the feedback of all those who have an interest in its development and improvement. The airport is one of the region’s most important assets. It is currently the 5th largest airport in the UK, was the fastest growing in 2011, and flies an increasing number of UK business passengers abroad on business.

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