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April 2019 RBN Business Breakfast

Richmondshire Leisure Trust have invited us to Richmond Pool for our April Business Breakfast

RBN Business Breakfast
Wednesday the 10th of April, 07.30 - 09.00
We have continued the special offer for members at this event:
 Introduce a new person to the RBN and benefit from a great reduction in the admission price for both of you!
Option 1- Member and new guest = £16.00 (a reduction of £6.50!)
Option 2 - Member only = £10.00
Option 3 - Guest only = £12.50

Please click HERE to book your place (before 12.00 on Monday the 8th of April)

Carlton towers the venue for the unique business network event
North Yorkshire

The Richmond & Hambleton WiRE Group have joined with A1 Community Works Ltd, edUcation Ltd Richmond and Richmond Business Network to bring together as many WiRE Groups, Educators and Businesses from across North Yorkshire
At the amazing gothic country house Carlton Towers the house is a Grade 1 Listed Victorian Gothic country house in Carlton (between Selby and Snaith) North Yorkshire.
                 The DATE: - APRIL 12th  2019 Time: 10:00am - 4:00pm
The cost for this day event is only £45.00 including:
Pastries and Coffee, Networking, Workshops, Buffet Lunch, a tour of the house and or vineyard.
Humber radio will be there on the day
PLUS - A special offer from Carlton Towers to stay overnight at the house. See details below.

Don’t Delay Contact: by emailing:- / to express an interest in the event.

Take the opportunity to look at their website with many details about the house and history back as far as the Domesday records and the other events held at the house with some wonderful photographs.

 Ollie Lubanski, a Sixth Form Student, who hopes to pursue a career in media and recently was awarded a place on the British Film Institute's residential academy, producing a fabulous film.  Read more....

 The School has received a  'Big Lottery' Award of almost £10,000 to offer inclusive sports for all in relation to children with Development Coordination Disorder (formerly known as dyspraxia). Read more....

 A fabulous opportunity for the Richmond School choir who successfully auditioned to perform with Collabro, 2014 Britain's Got Talent winners, at the Sage in Gateshead as part of their 51-date tour. Read more....


Employing an apprentice has the potential to help your business save money, increase efficiency and ease burdens on existing staff.

Get the Apprenticeships Toolkit

For details of March & April events click on the logo

Why Digital Marketing is Crucial for your Business

Are you still advertising offline? If so, why? And are you seeing results? Creating an online presence could be the key to the success of your business and right now you’re shying away from getting online due to being scared of getting it wrong. However, having a go is better than not trying at all and we’re happy to help up get started.

Members can post items about their business and comment on the RBN FACEBOOK page - just click on the logo
On FACEBOOK, the username @RichmondBizNet has been created for Richmondshire Business Network.
It's now easier for you to find your RBN page in search. You can also visit your Page at and send your Page messages at

Meetings on the first Wednesday evening of each month - for details click on the logo.

A half hour programme hosted by Chris Bavin as he follows the Original Richmond In Boom team as they prepare for their entry into the 2018 Yorkshire In Bloom competition. Watch Richmond Bloom at 6.30 pm Tuesday 2nd April on BBC2.  Read more....

Business networks get-together: behind the scenes visit to Kynren
A joint event with members of Derwentside Business Network, Darlington Business Club, Northallerton Business Network and Richmondshire Business Network
This is a great opportunity for the members of our networks to meet up and  make some good business connections. It will also be interesting to hear Kynrens plans for the next 5-10 years which will see a transition from evening show to daytime visitor attraction.

Each Business Network will also be given a 15% discount for it's members at Kynren which is excellent.
The proposed outline for the meeting:

Tuesday 9th April 8:30am - 10:00am
·       Arrival with networking

·        Introductions from Business Network Leaders

·        Deniece Wanley presents “Kynren – The Story of Us” and future development plans

·        Site Tour of Cavalry & Performance Area

·       Networking  and Depart

For further information and to book your place click HERE (RBN members only)

A special message from Lee Whitworth:
The band I conduct are performing a charity concert in Richmond for some great local charities.
Royal British Legion
Heart Foundation 
and the band.

In the programme and there is space for some company ads. If you would like to support us, please email Lee at:
The Programme is A5 and ads are
1/4 £25 1/2 £40 Full £70

New directory of RBN Members
Click on the logo to see a directory of the RBN members.

Dates for the diary:
Wednesday 13th March - RBN Business Breakfast
Tuesday 9th April - Behind the scenes at The Kynren
Wednesday 10th April - RBN Business Breakfast
Wednesday 1st May - Joint networking event
Wednesday 8th May RBN Business Breakfast

Further details to follow soon

Darlington Business Club
Meetings on the first Wednesday evening of every month
To book click HERE


First Monday evening every month
Check website for more information