Networking News

Networking in Shropshire – and Borders

Exhibition opportunities, networking meetings, co-working days and community events where you will find like-minded people in informal environments, fun, social, and useful.  Please check with individual websites for updates.

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New Year Networking News 2020

Wednesday 8th January 5.30 pm – 7.30 pm
FSB Connect Shrewsbury
University Centre Shrewsbury, Guildhall, Frankwell, Shrewsbury, SY3 8HQ
Cost:  Free to attend
https://www.fsb.org.uk/event-calendar/fsbconnect-networking-shrewsbury.html

Wednesday, 8th January,  7.50 am
INC Shropshire networking breakfast (bacon baps)
The Old Rectory Hotel, Lowe Hill Road, Wem, Shropshire, SY4 5UA
Cost £12.50
For further information and to book email [email protected]
Usually meets on a Wednesday morning every fortnight  

inc-shropshire.co.uk

Thursday 9th January, 9.30 am – 4.00 pm
Shrewsbury Jelly Co-working
The Loopy Shrew, 15/17 Bellstone, Shrewsbury, SY1 1HU
FREE to attend but expect to buy coffee/lunch in a café
Meets monthly on the second Thursday of the month

Alternates between the Loopy Shrew and The Peach Tree
Book via: www.eventbrite.co.uk 
https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/o/shrewsbury-jelly-and-chris-smith-2997493599

Thursday, 9th January, 12.00 noon – 2.00 pm
Simply Networking  Informal Manchester networking Buffet Lunch
Revolution, Oxford Road, Manchester, M1 5WH
Cost:  £13.50  Places limited.
To book:  http://www.networking4business.com/manchester-events.htm

Thursday 13th January, 9.30 am – 4.00 pm
Shrewsbury Jelly
The Peach Tree, 18-21 Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury SY2 6AE
FREE to attend but expect to buy coffee/lunch in a café
Book via: www.eventbrite.co.uk 
Meets monthly on the second Thursday of the month
Alternates between the Loopy Shrew and The Peach Tree

Wednesday, 15th January, 7.00 am – 8.30 am
7to830 BtoB Networking
Ellesmere Comrades Sports & Social Club Ltd., Victoria St, Ellesmere SY12 0AB
Cost £6.00 includes breakfast
For more information and to book go to www.7to830.biz or email [email protected]
Meetings on a Wednesday every 2 weeks

Thursday, 16th January 9.45 am – 12.00 noon
Telford Women in Business networking group organised by Hollie Whittles – FraggleWorks
Marches Growth Hub, Telford & Wrekin, Telford Innovation Campus, Priorslee, University of Wolverhampton, Shropshire TF2 9NT
Cost: TBC
Book via [email protected]
Monthly – usually meeting on the third Thursday of every month

Thursday 16th January, 5.30 pm – 7.30 pm
FSB Connect Telford
Telford Business Solutions Centre, Shifnal Road, Priorslee, Telford, TF2 9NN
Cost:  FREE
https://www.fsb.org.uk/event-calendar/fsbconnect-networking-telford-january.html  
Monthly meeting on the third Thursday of the month

Friday, 17th January 7.30 am – 9.00 am
Yoo2be Networking
Ramada Hotel, Forge Gate, Telford, TF3 4NA
Cost £12.00
Meets fortnightly
Book via:  https://www.yoo2benetworking.com/product/attend-a-meeting/

Tuesday, 21st January,  9:45 am – 12:00 noon
New Business Network
Cheshire College South & West, Dane Bank Avenue, Crewe, CW2 8AB
Cost £11.21
Meets regularly on the first and third Tuesday of every month
For more information contact Sue Roberts 07715 170519
Book via https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/new-business-network-tickets-82692578729?aff=erelexpmlt

Wednesday, 22nd January 2019, 6.00 pm – 8.30 pm
Shrewsbury Business Chamber An Evening with Mandy Thorn MBE
Origins Restaurant, Shrewsbury College of Arts & Technology, London Road, Shrewsbury, SY2 6PR
Cost:  £10.00
For more details and to book:  https://shrewsburybusinesschamber.com/events/

Wednesday 29th January 9.15 am – 12.15 pm
FSB 20-20 vision Planning for the Year Ahead
University Centre Shrewsbury, Guildhall, Frankwell, Shrewsbury, SY3 8HQ
Cost:  FREE
https://www.fsb.org.uk/event-calendar/20-20-vision-planning-for-the-year-ahead.html

Wednesday, 29th January, 8.30 am – 3.00 pm
MMBEN/Growth Hub  Sustainability in Business Summit
Marches Centre for Manufacturing and Technology, 19 Estate Rd, Bridgnorth WV15 5HR
To book email:  [email protected]     More information:  www.meresandmossesben.co.uk

Wednesday, 29th January, 6.30pm – 8.30pm
Shrewsbury Women in Business networking group organised by Sally Joyner and Claire McKeown
Lindale Court, Copthorne Road, Shrewsbury SY3 8NB.
Cost probably around £5.00 but TBC
Monthly – meeting on the last Wednesday of every month.
Book via email:  [email protected]

Friday, 31st January, 7.30 am – 10.00 am
Professionals Partnership networking breakfast
Shrewsbury Town Football Club, Oteley Road, Shrewsbury, SY2 6ST
Cost £30.00
Meets quarterly
Book via:  https://www.shropshire-chamber.co.uk/events/professionals-partnership-4/

5th February, 5.30 pm – 7.30 pm
Shropshire Chamber Business Expo
Rybrook BMW, 70 Battlefield Road, Shrewsbury, SY1 4AQ
Charge to exhibit
Free to attend
More details and to book:  https://www.shropshire-chamber.co.uk/events/evening-business-expo-2/

Thursday, 5th March, 2.00 pm – 6.00 pm
Simply Expo and Networking
Grosvenor Casino Didsbury, Parrs Wood Entertainment Centre, Wilmslow Road, Manchester, M20 5PG
Cost:  Free to attend, charges for exhibition space
Places limited.  To book:  http://www.networking4business.com/manchester-events.htm

Monday, 30th March, 12.000 noon – 2.30 pm
Ladies in Business lunch
Adcote School for Girls, Little Ness, SY4 2JY
Cost £20.00 includes a two-course lunch
Email for a booking form:  [email protected]

Tweet Up Shrewsbury – informal networking
Check out https://twitter.com/TweetUpShrews
Or message @tweetupShrews
for 2020 dates