We look forward to welcoming you to our event at Stanley House where you will meet several of our members and guests.

We are here to help you meet business owners and decision makers, learn from each other to solve business challenges, build new relationships and opportunities and  grow your confidence, your profile and your business.

Morning Seminar Attendees

10.00 – Registration, with Refreshments

10.30 – Seminar Starts

Lunch Time Attendees

11.45 – Welcome Drinks and Informal Networking

12.25 – Take Your Seats For Lunch

12.30 – Welcome from Karen

12.40 – Lunch

13.50 – Member News

14.00 – Speaker

14.15 – Close

Please don’t feel that you have to leave straightaway, enjoy a catch up and even more informal networking.

Look forward to seeing you there.


Seminar Presenter

Maximising the Value of Your Business 

Gareth Smyth, Hilton Smythe 

After Lunch Speaker

Around The World With Lisa 

Lisa Mousley, Chic Boutique Travel 

Win a £1,000 Travel Voucher

Be in it to win it!

Our Members generously introduce guests who always add value to our events. Indeed a good proportion of guests express interest in joining our wonderful group. For every guest who then joins our group, our Member will get a ‘ticket’ for our draw at Christmas to win a £1,000 Travel Voucher.

All guests must be a Business Owner or a Senior Decision Maker

Business Categories

We keep business categories to 5% of the membership total to achieve balance and provide collaborative opportunities. If your guest is in a category that is currently full, they will be welcome to join a wait list.

Full Categories – IT, Digital and Creative, Videography, Legal, Business Coach, Charitable Services

Seminars and Speakers

Coming Soon…

  • Sherpa Business Navigation, Sarah Clemson & Andy Henderson
  • Finding A New Superpower, Philippa King-Smith, SpiritSmith
  • How to Use ChatGPT to Develop Your Marketing Strategy, Peter Dickinson, KUB Ltd
  • A Day In The Life in PR, Greg Wilson, Limitless PR
  • How to Get The Life and Business That You Deserve, Rachael Nixon, Excel Coaching
  • A Lancashire Business View, Joanne Hindley LBV
  • The Power Of Podcasting, Kath Lord-Green, Voice It Podcast Agency
  • From Dragons Den to The Small Business Academy via Weight Lifting, Nikki Hesford, The Small Business Academy
  • The Buyer Seller Dance, Brian Austin, North West Sandler
  • The Procurement Academy, Mick Ramsden, Essential Sourcing
  • Marketing Trends for 2024, Jean Atkinson, Jean Atkinson Marketing
  • Employment Law and You, Harrison Drury
  • How to Recruit Like A Boss, Laura Leyland, Fresh Perspective

If you would like to share your expertise with the group in the form of a learning event, please let me know, I would love to hear from you.

Dates for the Diary

Remember that you can book or pass apologies for as many events as you wish, go to your Member Login area

All our monthly events run from 11.30 to 14.15.

If you would like to attend the optional morning seminar, please let us know. Registration with refreshments is available from 10.00 for a prompt 10.30 start time.


24 Aug

14 Sep

12 Oct

9 Nov

7 Dec


18 Jan

15 Feb

14 Mar

25 Apr

16 May

13 Jun

18 Jul

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