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

Sheffield City Region confirmed for biggest ever gathering of Convention of the North with...

Magna in Rotherham has been confirmed as the location for the event, hosted by the Convention of the North in conjunction with the NP11 and with support from Government.

Yorkshire Copywriter Joins First Business Growth Convention

Huddersfieldbased copywriter Rob Beadle will train local businesses at Barnsley’s first Business Growth Convention in September. The event will give business owners and managers advice...

Lancashire venue to host prestigious World Curling Federation event

The Flower Bowl Entertainment Centre is set to host the World Curling Federation’s Stepping Stones event this month.

MMB Private Lunch Club reveals ‘resilience’ event for Huddersfield

MMB is preparing for its next Private Lunch Club, due to take place in Huddersfield on 4 September. Following its success in the region –...
Ilkley based PR agency shortlisted again

Ilkley based PR agency shortlisted again

An Ilkley-based public relations agency has been shortlisted for two industry accolades within the Chartered Institute of Public Relations PRide (CIPR) Awards for Yorkshire...

VentureFest Tees Valley announces conference strand to demystify access to funding for innovative regional...

VentureFest Tees Valley is bringing together funding experts to demystify the jargon, complex networks and barriers stopping innovative Teesside businesses accessing the finance they...

Lancaster University helps engineering and manufacturing firms boost productivity and reduce waste

Advanced engineering and manufacturing business leaders will look at how to bring the best out of their workforce in two special workshops as part of Lancaster University Management School’s EnginE programme.

Leeds Digital Job Fair is back for best of 5.0

The North’s digital and tech community are set to return to the First Direct Arena after it was announced that Leeds Digital Job Fair...

Newcastle Digital Marketing Agency, Venture Stream, to Host Free Ecommerce Masterclass

Specialist ecommerce agency, Venture Stream, is delivering a free Ecommerce Masterclass in the centre of Newcastle this month. The masterclass will uncover how ecommerce businesses can use data to maximise their ecommerce strategy.

KC Communications launches Huddersfield Business Week

Lindley-based marketing and PR agency KC Communications have announced plans to organise and promote a Huddersfield Business Week. The week will take place on...

Leeds Corn Exchange to host ‘Ageing with Pride’ event

Leeds Corn Exchange is set to host a unique Pride event in support of the city’s older LGBT community.

£1m funding boost to help support Cumbrian SMEs

New funding of £1m will help ambitious Cumbrian business grow their companies through Cumbria Forum.

World leading aerospace business urges Yorkshire manufacturers to win export through productivity improvement

Shipley-based precision engineering company, Produmax, which is a global expert in flight control components and assemblies, will be giving the region’s manufacturers an insight into its transformation into to a £8.5m international business.

Edinburgh-based FreeAgent backs Newcastle Startup Week as Headline Sponsor for second year in 2020

FreeAgent, the UK’s number one accountancy software for small businesses, has confirmed they will be the Headline Sponsor of the annual Newcastle Startup Week festival for a second year in 2020.

Five North East Entrepreneurs Share Their Experience of Building Businesses in the Region

Five prominent North East entrepreneurs have spoken in a confessional style about the challenges of starting and growing successful businesses in the region as...

Speaker line-up announced for 2019 Chesterfield Investment summit

Polly Barnfield OBE, has been announced as the headline speaker at the 2019 Chesterfield Investment Summit which is being held on Wednesday 11 September at Casa Hotel.

Legal firm is opening the doors of its offices to celebrate Yorkshire Day

A local solicitors firm is offering a day of free legal advice drop-ins across all of its offices to celebrate Yorkshire Day. On 1 August,...

Pyjama Party Planned By Gateshead Schoolkids After Newcastle Building Society Charity Challenge Win

A team of Gateshead schoolchildren are set to put their fundraising ideas for a local cancer charity into action after coming out on top in a prestigious financial education competition.

Yorkshire Mafia celebrates passion for business in the region with Yorkshire Day drinks

The Yorkshire Mafia will assemble to meet, learn and share all that’s great about business in the region when the group’s annual Yorkshire Day...

Sheffield Business Park demonstrates commitment to sustainable travel as site gears up for growth

The Sheffield Business Park has demonstrated its ongoing commitment to encouraging sustainable travel in a bid to cut commuters’ emissions earlier this month when...

Liverpool’s Edward Pavilion officially opens for business

The newly refurbished Edward Pavilion is now open for business.

CEO Sleepout challenges Darlington business leaders

CEO Sleepout is challenging bosses from companies across Darlington to take part in its next event held in the city. On 17 October 2019, at...

Behind the scenes look at Middlesbrough’s new office showpiece

Businesses and commercial property agents are being invited to a special behind the scenes look at Centre Square - Middlesbrough’s new showpiece office development. From...

Win for Hatters at brochure launch event

Hatters are celebrating after a win at the Advantage Group brochure launch event for ‘Cover Design of the Year’. The artwork was designed by artist Eric Jackson and refers to the iconic hatting industry in Stockport depicting the Battersby Hat Works.

Supplier engagement event helps companies in the Lake District unlock the door to public...

South Lakeland District Council partnered with Bloom Procurement Services, to deliver an exclusive supplier engagement event at Kendal Town Hall. The aim was to assist...

Digital masters descend on Teesside for Mabo conference

Google, Microsoft and some of the most influential names in the digital industry descended on Middlesbrough recently. Teesside is now the fastest growing digital hub...
Events schedule to guarantee a Sparkling Summer across the district

Events schedule to guarantee a Sparkling Summer across the district

Summer is getting a new lease of life across the Bradford district with the return of the all-inclusive initiative, Sparkling Bradford. Key partners Visit Bradford,...

Lancashire firms invited to meet international trade experts

Businesses from across Lancashire are invited to join this month’s International Trade Club (ITC) Breakfast Meeting to discuss the key issues and challenges companies...

Smart Works Charity Teams-up with Thrive Law to Empower Women in the Workplace

Smart Works, a charity that provides high quality interview clothes to unemployed women and official charity partner for Leeds-based law firm, Thrive, recently supported them on their first Visibility in Business event.

Manchester Takes Inclusive Growth Business Message To London

Representatives from Greater Manchester’s business community took a very Mancunian message to London as part of the recent Geatahead festival with a discussion panel about inclusive growth.

Discussion, Debate and a Disruptive Mindset at Latest THINK Summit

THINK Summits, the third event in the series, brought together digital, tech and IT thought leaders from across the country when it returned to...

Leeds’ Wellington Place Inspiring the next generation

Developer and Asset Manager, MEPC, is inspiring the next generation of females in Leeds, having hosted the first Wellington Place ‘Women of the Future’...

Clock is ticking for Venturefest North West’s Innovation Showcase entries

Venturefest North West, the North West’s biggest annual innovation conference and exhibition, is still accepting entries from North West firms for its prestigious Innovation Showcase competition.

Specialist discussion highlights mental health at work

DTM Legal and Hays Recruitment recently joined forces at Hays Liverpool, presenting a panel of experts who led a discussion on mental health in the workplace, from managing workplace stress to tactics to implement, as well as successful case studies.
WIN Manchester Back For the 2nd Year: 'Leading the Way, Differently’

WIN Manchester Back For the 2nd Year: ‘Leading the Way, Differently’

The Women’s International Networking (WIN) Conference is back in Manchester, the theme is ‘Leading the Way, Differently’ and will explore who are the individuals and organisations leading the way in business with purpose.

Tees Valley engineering partnership launched with plans for Great Exhibition of Tees Valley

A new partnership, Engineering Together, has been launched to promote the region’s engineering, past present and future and to raise the cultural and economic...

THINK Data Welcomes Industry Experts to Put Tech on the Agenda

THINK Data, the second in the THINK Summit series delivered by iSource Group, the IT, data and change management experts and Oakland Group, the...

North East to host international food safety conference

Food safety experts from around the globe will attend an international food safety conference in the North East later this year.

The modern responsibilities of business

Carlisle Ambassadors held their latest meeting at Carlisle Racecourse on Thursday 13th June, where the city’s assembled business leaders learnt about the importance of corporate social responsibility for companies, non-profits, and employees alike.

Alternative workshop to trading with China is coming to Leeds and Manchester

China is arguably the largest single market worldwide, and it is open for businesses. This year, Let’s Do China events are packed with even more practical insights, bringing fresh updates to businesses that want to boost their exporting potential.