Business Events in the North… including what’s going on in Manchester, Leeds, Liverpool, Newcastle, the North West, North East & Yorkshire.

Former ‘Dragon’ Jenny Campbell

Entrepreneur & former ‘Dragon’ Jenny Campbell joins speaker line-up at Venturefest North West 2019

Former banker turned award-winning entrepreneur Jenny Campbell will deliver a keynote address at this year’s Venturefest North West, which returns to Manchester for its...

9-2-3 Jobs spreads happiness in Manchester through career-move coffee morning

9-2-3 Jobs is setting up camp in central Manchester on Tuesday 24 September to help job seekers find fulfilling and flexible careers, to coincide with Happiness at Work Week.

Trio of top speakers confirmed for Leeds Digital Job Fair 5.0

An inspiring speaker line-up has been announced for Leeds Digital Job Fair 5.0 at the First Direct Arena on Thursday 24 October from 3.30-7.30pm. They...

Royal visit planned at Leeds-based manufacturer

The world’s pre-eminent manufacturer of classic jukeboxes is gearing up to welcome a special visit from The Princess Royal.

Leeds gaming firm raises £1000 at birthday charity event

A business born from a love for gaming has raised more than £1000 for charity at an event in celebration of six years of trading.

YM brings together digital and tech community in Leeds

Take a, the new drinks evening delivered by the Yorkshire Mafia and sponsored by CityFibre, will bring together specialists from the digital, tech and...

Engage Liverpool 2019 autumn seminar programme revealed

Autumn seminars to take place on 3, 17 and 31 October, covering cycling and walking, homelessness and rough sleeping, and devolution and governance.

Festival’s October events will highlight manufacturing careers for youngsters

Leeds Manufacturing Festival, set up to showcase the range of careers on offer across Leeds’ diverse manufacturing sector, moves up a gear from the beginning of October with a series of high profile events in the city.

Workshop launched to help Northern family businesses grow

Strategic brand consultancy The Engine Room has launched a new workshop aimed specifically at helping family businesses from across the North thrive. The creative specialists...

Leader of top 45 UK law firm to take to the streets

The managing partner of a top UK law firm has been inspired to join his team’s charity work by sleeping out for a local homelessness charity.

Lancaster University work-based learning programme supports future leaders

Aspiring senior business leaders from across the North West are embarking on a two-year course to enhance their career prospects and future-proof their organisations. Apprentices...

Apprentices and industry leaders ‘go live’ at Bradford and Leeds manufacturing events

More than 200 school pupils across Leeds and Bradford are signed up for three of the most popular events in the local manufacturing calendar. Bradford...

Duty of Care Training for Media Companies Launched By Leeds Psychologist

A new training workshop designed to teach those working in production about the psychological considerations needed at each part of the production cycle has been launched by Media Psychologist and YAFTA MD, Charlotte Armitage.

Duo of Merseyside Businesses Team Up to Host Macmillan Coffee Morning

Suites Hotel & Spa is preparing to host its Macmillan Coffee Morning in collaboration with fellow local business Joe Black Coffee. Taking place between 10.30am...

Bling Fling charity lunch returns with a vintage theme

The Bling Fling charity businesswomen’s lunch is back again in 2020 raising money for the Forget Me Not Children’s Hospice – and this time with a Vintage theme.

North East bus operators to showcase their accessible buses

Operators Go North East, Arriva and Stagecoach will be displaying a range of their latest accessible buses at the Royal Victoria Infirmary in Newcastle on Saturday 14 September, 11am-3pm, working with partners from across the region.

Mackenzie Financial Planning hold exclusive ‘backstage tour’ at The Met

Networking with a difference to celebrate 3rd year of sponsorship

South Africa Trade Mission flies the flag for County Durham

Businesses from across County Durham and the North East are seizing the opportunity to export to South Africa by taking part in a trade mission later this month.

Hay & Kilner Law Firm Staging Mental Health Seminar To Help Employers

Strategies to help employers manage issues relating to mental health in the workplaces and fulfil their responsibilities to their employees will be under discussion at a forthcoming free event.

DIY SOS’s Mark Millar returning to East Yorkshire’s biggest construction event this October

The Humber region's biggest co-located construction trade and careers event will be returning to Bishop Burton College in October, backed by BBC DIY SOS’s Mark Millar.

Company pilots intergenerational care scheme

A provider of home care in Huddersfield is piloting a scheme aimed at bridging the generation gap between children and the elderly, with a particular emphasis on helping those with dementia and other disabilities.

Failure without filters – World famous FuckUp Nights return to York

After a hugely successful inaugural event in May, the world-renowned networking and story-telling evening is back in York with four new speakers.

Groundworks specialist teams up with camp site for Carfest

North West-based groundworks specialist, M Downes Earthworks, kept the power going for 1,200 campers attending Carfest 2019, despite unseasonably wet weather.

Bradford Manufacturing Weeks launches road safety event for apprentices

Organisers of this year’s Bradford Manufacturing Weeks are extending their offering, to include a revolutionary driving safety event for manufacturing apprentices. Bradford Manufacturing Weeks is...

Square One Law hosting major North East employment conference to help businesses plan for...

Square One Law is bringing together a wealth of specialist knowledge from a cross-section of industries to help business leaders understand the changing employment...

Carlisle’s next generation of young business leaders look to their future through Talent Connect

Carlisle city centre will play host to Talent Connect, on 21st September, a daylong event designed to bring young people together in one place so that they can get inspired and shape their future.

Getting stuck in for national community day

Over 350 employees of refurbishment and new housing specialist, United Living, will give more than 2,400 hours of their time to community causes next...

Getting stuck in for national community day

Over 350 employees of refurbishment and new housing specialist, United Living, will give more than 2,400 hours of their time to community causes next...

Batley and Spen MP opens fire vehicle manufacturer factory

Batley and Spen MP, Tracy Brabin, has officially opened a new factory at Angloco, Britain’s longest-established manufacturer of fire engines – doubling the company’s...

Taste the high life at the toon’s tallest tower

A North East developer is offering local folk a taste of the high life in Newcastle’s tallest building. With around two thirds of the 162...

Clarion’s Loneliness Summit looks at how to keep the baby boomers booming

With growing awareness of the problem of loneliness in later life and the harmful impact it can have, Clarion is bringing together a number of specialists including well-known TV presenter and medical broadcaster, Dr Hilary Jones, to discuss the issu

Yorkshire chemical company tees up charity golf event

A West Yorkshire chemical company is calling on local amateur and experienced golfers to take part in its latest community event. Airedale Chemical is holding...

Record number of attendees and exhibitors at industry renown conference in York

Organisers of the perioperative industry’s leading residential conference – AfPP Residential 2019- are celebrating this week after receiving a record number of attendees at...

Bigger and Better than Ever – Leeds Business Lunch is Back

Leeds Business Lunch, delivered by the Yorkshire Mafia (YM), is set to return to the city for a sixth year as it welcomes more...

Huddersfield accountancy firm hosts summer tennis event

A Huddersfield-based accountancy practice will host a tennis event for the local business community at Huddersfield Lawn Tennis and Squash Club on 30th August 2019.

Chemical company shines on sunbeam support group

A Keighley manufacturer has pledged its support to a local bereavement group with plans to raise £5,000 of funds in 2019. Airedale Chemical chose the...

Exhibition shines a light on the North East automotive sector

Celebrating its fifth anniversary, the North East Automotive Alliance (NEAA) Expo returns to The Beacon of Light, Sunderland, with over 130 companies from across...

Elite Performance event brings sports and business leaders together

Tynemouth-based, mindset and leadership specialist, Dr Maurice Duffy - whose clients include Australian cricket player and the world’s leading batsman, Steve Smith - is...

3D skills boosting opportunities for US exports

Animmersion has invested in the skills of its 3D animation team to boost its export opportunities to the United States. The Middlesbrough-based immersive technology company...

‘Poor boy, done good’ offers business insight for Cumbrian firms

The man behind one of the most successful food launches of recent times will pass on his expertise to Cumbrian businesses as part of Cumbria Growth Hub’s Cumbria Forum.