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Burley Xmas Market – update

Burley Christmas Market, Craft Fair and Lights On Saturday 1st December 2018 1-6pm Further to our announcement earlier this year that after 15 years, BADCOT was no longer able to run the Burley Christmas Market, we’re delighted to confirm that the Burley-in-Wharfedale Community Trust (BWCT) has agreed to take it on, along with the lights switch on, which has been ...

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Ilkley Business Awards 2019

Ilkley Business Awards 2019 Launch Monday, 15th October 5.45pm Kings Hall and Winter Gardens, Station Road, Ilkley Go along to find out more about the fabulous Ilkley Business Awards this year, meet this year’s committee, get a reminder about how to enter and see what categories you can nominate your business for. Last year BADCOT member Helen Taylor Landscape and ...

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Folk Concert, Queen’s Hall, 17 Nov

Folk Concert with three groups, hosted by Burley Bridge Association Saturday 17th November, 7.30pm, tickets £10 Queen’s Hall, Main St, Burley-in-Wharfedale The Burley Bridge Association (BBA) has organised a folk concert in Burley, featuring traditional and contemporary music from three acclaimed local groups Yan Tan Tether, Duncan McFarlane & Anne Brivonesse and Rum Doodle. Tickets cost £10 each and can ...

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Live Music Burley Social Club

Three-band Live Music Night, hosted by Burley Bridge Association Saturday 29th September, 7.30pm to late, Tickets £10. Burley Social Club, Burley-in-Wharfedale The Burley Bridge Association (BBA) has organised a live music night in Burley, featuring Leeds-based rock bands Sure Fire Affair, Titan Soul and Me and Dan (formed from covers band, Strangers in Trainer s). Tickets cost £10 each – ...

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Leeds Business Week

Leeds Business Week October 8-12th Various venues throughout Leeds Run by the Yorkshire Mafia, Leeds Business Week is a hugely successful business event packed with free workshops and seminars. Don’t miss out, check it out and register here: https://leedsbizweek.com

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Y Hub 2018

Y Business Hub 2018 Wed 26 Sept 11am-4pm Leeds United, Elland Rd, Leeds Tickets are completely free so make sure you register your place now to avoid disappointment! With over 60 exhibitors signed up to showcase their products and services, this is a fantastic opportunity for Yorkshire businesses to network and gain valuable new contacts. Thanks to our fantastic members we have a range ...

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Ilkley Biz Forum Wed 12 Sept Nell Bank

Ilkley Business Forum

Ilkley Business Forum – BADCOT members free Wednesday 12th September at 5.45pm Nell Bank Outdoor Centre, Denton Road September’s IBF meeting is being held at the Nell Bank Outdoor Centre. Guests will be having a look around the centre, so remember to bring a coat (and don’t wear your stilettos)! Entry is free for members, and £10 for non-members (refunded ...

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Brand Yorkshire Conference, Harrogate

Brand Yorkshire Conference Thursday 4th October 2018 Pavilions of Harrogate The Brand Yorkshire Conference is the perfect opportunity to develop relationships with established and reputable businesses in the Yorkshire region. Not only will you meet business people showcasing their services, you’ll also have the opportunity to network with like-minded delegates too. Visit: http://www.brandyorkshire.com/

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Free – Do It Yourself PR Boot Camp

Do It Yourself PR Boot Camp The University of Bradford: 20 September 2018 Led by marketing and PR Consultant Ros Walker, this full day bootcamp enables businesses to plan their PR activity away from the distractions of day to day business. This working session will cover: what makes a good story how to grab the attention of journalists how to ...

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Free: Sales and Business Growth Boot Camp

Practical Sales and Business Growth Boot Camp The University of Bradford: 27 September and 4 October 2018 Led by sales and business development consultant Nick Bramley, this intensive two-day boot camp will help you to take your sales strategy and planning to the next level. This working boot camp will cover: growth through existing clients/ customers identification and acquisition of ...

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BADCOT’s summer party and AGM

Thanks to everyone who came to the Red Lion on July 4 for our summer party and AGM. It was great to see so many people from a wide range of businesses and organisations networking together. In addition to our own BADCOT members, we welcomed guests from the Ilkley Business Forum, Burley Parish Council and Burley in Wharfedale Community Trust. ...

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Burley Summer Festival!

Sat 18th to Mon 27th August Burley-in-Wharfedale It’s the 10th anniversary of this amazing 10-day festival – including activities and events of every description. From the scarecrow competition and classic car show to musical and theatrical performances – it’s a feast of creativity and fun. Check out the Burley Summer Festival website here!

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Workshop Wed 20 June

AD:Venture Hiring your First Employee Bradford Uni School of Management, Emm Lane, Bradford Wed 20 June 10am-noon Growing businesses across Wharfedale are invited to sign up for the latest workshop from the University of Bradford. ‘Hiring Your First Employee’, which takes place on Wednesday 20 June, highlights the basics of employment law and human resources and is aimed at owners of young, growing ...

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21 June Value training for SMEs LS29

THRIVE ON THE ROAD Thurs 21 June 9am-12.30pm: Health & Safety in the Workplace, Wheatley Arms, Ben Rhydding Wed 4 July: 9.30am-4.30pm: Emergency First Aid at Work, Ilkley Tennis Club Wed 18 July: 5.30pm – 8pm: Social Media, Audley Clevedon, Ben Rhydding The Ilkley Business Forum are delighted to announce the debut of a series of training events designed to ...

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Ilkley Business Forum Wed 13 June

Ilkley Business Forum

Ilkley Business Forum – BADCOT members welcome Audley Clevedon, Ben Rhydding Dr, Ilkley LS29 8AQ Wednesday 13th June 5.45pm-7.15pm The main speaker at this month’s IBF gathering is Andy Hartley from business management consultancy The Alternative Board. They’ll also be holding an information event for people interested in being on the Shadow Board for the Ilkley Business Improvement District. The ...

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Queen’s Honour for our co-founder Roger Charnley

British Empire Medal Huge congratulations  to our very own Roger Charnley, co-founder of BADCOT and tireless organiser of the Burley-in-Wharfedale Christmas Market for 13 years, who has been awarded a British Empire Medal (BEM) in the Queen’s Birthday Honours for services to business and the community. Roger helped to form BADCOT in 2002 to negotiate compensation for shop owners losing ...

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Burley Theatre 7-9 June

Ladies Day by Burley Theatre Group Thurs-Sat, 7-9 June Queen’s Hall, Burley-in-Wharfedale Tickets are now on sale for the next production from Burley Theatre Group: Amanda Whittington’s comedy Ladies Day:

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Announcement: Christmas Market 2018

After running the Christmas Market for the last 15 years, BADCOT has decided, with regret, that it’s not in a position to organise and run the market this year. This was due to an increasing burden of red tape associated with running a public event, but also due to the lack of volunteer help in all aspects of running the ...

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Help for W Yorks SMEs from £12.3m pot

If you’ve been trading for less than 3 years, you could access this help: Ambitious young businesses across the region are being encouraged to tap into a new package of support available from the University of Bradford. The University’s Young Business Pathway offers a wrap-around service which includes specialist advice, one to one support, action learning and workshops on key ...

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Menston: Kirklands Community Ctr launch

KIRKLANDS COMMUNITY CENTRE LAUNCH EVENT Thursday 26th April, 5pm – 8pm   Kirklands is the heart of our community. It is now being managed by the village (not Bradford Council). Come and find out what, why & how! Tell us your ideas and find out how you can get involved! Take a tour around the whole building, including those bits ...

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Yorkshire Business Market Harrogate 30 April

Monday, 30th April, 10am to 4pm, at Pavilions of Harrogate The Yorkshire Business Market has been a leading business expo for 13 years, with many organisations returning every year. This vibrant, community-driven event was created to showcase the array of exceptional SMEs based in Yorkshire. Exhibitors have the opportunity to meet and engage with over 1,000 decision-makers. Read our latest ...

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Buy Yorkshire Conference Leeds 15 May

BUY YORKSHIRE Conference 2018 First Direct Arena, Leeds LS2 8BY Tues 15 May 2018 If you’re a business and haven’t been to this event before, you should give it a try. Run by the North’s largest networking group, Yorkshire Mafia, Buy Yorkshire is a huge event featuring top speakers, 200 exhibitors and 4,000 delegates  – it’s free to delegates. Find ...

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Virtual Reality event Bradford

Knowledge Transfer Network – Virtual Reality. A solution in search of a problem? Mon 16 April Virtual Reality Experience: 4:30pm (registration); 4:45 – 5:45pm and 7:30 – 8:30Registration: 5:30pm – 6:00pm Evening Speaker: 6:00 – 7:30pm. Followed by networking and refreshments Arthur Francis Lecture Theatre, School of Management, The University of Bradford, Emm Lane, Bradford, BD9 4JLSpeakers: John Batty and Scott StraughanWhere did ...

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Ilkley Biz Forum 11 April

Ilkley Business Forum

Ilkley Business Forum (IBF) Monthly Meeting – free to BADCOT members Wed April 11th Denton Hall, Denton Road, LS29 0HH Ilkley, West Yorkshire Assis Chief Constable speaker plus tour of Denton Hall Please join the IBF at Denton Hall for the April IBF Meeting. The main speaker will be Angela Williams QPM, Assistant Chief Constable of West Yorkshire Police. Angela ...

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Free workshops and training

BADCOT’s membership of Welcome to Yorkshire opens up  a wide range of opportunities for our members to promote themselves and attend networking and training – many of which are free of charge. Highlights include the annual Yorkshire on Show conference, the Retail Masterclass series and White Rose Awards. Visit this page to find out what’s coming up: Welcome to Yorkshire ...

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Garden Design Business Wins Award

Many congratulations to BADCOT member, Helen Taylor Landscape and Garden Design, which has been named Best Micro Business in the 2018 Ilkley Business Awards. The Burley-in-Wharfedale business was one of 14 winners across a variety of categories in the prestigious awards that recognise the achievements of organisations across the LS29 region. Helen Taylor Landscape and Garden Design specialises in the ...

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Sponsorship Opportunity: Ilkley Grammar School

Ilkley Grammar School PTA is offering local businesses the opportunity to sponsor this year’s Auction of Promises to raise money for the new sports pavilion. For contributions starting at £75, companies will have their banner included on the auction site, viewed by all visitors to the auction. Last year the auction had 85 lots on offer and raised more than ...

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Ilkley Business Forum: Wed 14th Mar

Ilkley Business Forum

Ilkley Business Forum Monthly Networking Wed 14 Mar, 5.45pm-7.15pm Clarke Foley Centre, Cunliffe Rd, Ilkley LS29 9DZ BADCOT members are welcome to these monthly gatherings for networking and presentations. This month’s speakers will cover a variety of topics, including the key changes businesses will need to make to meet new data protection rules coming in – known as GDPR. Sven ...

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8 March 2018: Ladies Link Conference Returns

Be Inspired Conference from Ladies Links Wetherby Racecourse 8 March 2018, 10am to 3.30pm The Be Inspired Conference – the largest networking event for women in Yorkshire – is set to return for a fourth year after attracting thousands of visitors from across the UK. A day filled with inspiration, motivation and education. The day offers delegates the opportunity to ...

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Tour de Yorkshire business roadshow Ilkley 25th Jan

Tour de Yorkshire Roadshow for businesses* *TdY 2018 is taking place May 3-6th, with the Stage Two ending in Ilkley on Fri May 4th with the “Cote de Cow and Calf”. See here for routes Businesses across Yorkshire are being invited to a series of Tour de Yorkshire roadshows as the county gears up to host the major international cycle ...

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Bradford Uni KTN 29 Jan

University of Bradford Knowledge Transfer Network – FREE Event Arthur Francis Lecture School of Management, University of Bradford, Emm Lane, Bradford, BD9 4JL Monday, 29th January 2018 Registration: 5:30 – 6:00pm Evening Speaker: 6:00 – 7:30pm Networking in the Atrium and Coffee and Cake: 7:30 – 8:15pm. Theme: Customer Experience: When the Difference Between 5 and 4.8 is 6. An interactive ...

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Burley Theatre in the family: Jan 25-27

Running in The Family BADCOT member Burley Theatre Group’s next production truly is a family affair with three mums and their children performing in The Wizard of Oz. Ruth Bradbury James (Tinman), Tania Kosma (Wicked Witch Eveleene) and Amanda Shaw (Good Witch Glinda) were delighted when Esther, Alex and Molly could join in the fun somewhere over the Rainbow, as Munchkins, Angry Monkeys and Gatekeepers. This ...

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Ilkley Bus Forum Wed 10th Jan

Ilkley Business Forum Meeting Wed 10th Jan, 5.45-7.15pm Ilkley Playhouse, Weston Road, Ilkley We have this message from Ilkley Business Forum – remember all BADCOT members are welcome to IBF events: Please come along to the January Ilkley Business Forum meeting, held at the Ilkley Playhouse where we’ll be given a guided tour and presentations, plus the chance to network ...

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9 Jan: Burley-in-W Community Trust AGM

Burley in Wharfedale Community Trust (BWCT) AGM 7.30pm 9th January 2018 St Mary’s Parish Centre, Station Road, Burley The Annual General Meeting of the Community Trust will be held in the Parish Centre on Station Road at 7.30pm on Tuesday 9th January 2018. Anyone who is resident in the village is entitled to attend but only current members of the ...

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Wed 13 Dec IBF Christmas Meeting

Ilkley Business Forum Wed 13 Dec 5.30pm-7pm Banyan Bar and Kitchen, Ilkley The Christmas Meeting! The Ilkley Business Forum is in festive mode this month in the lead up to Christmas, and we’re holding our Christmas meeting at the slightly earlier time of 5.30pm on Wednesday 13th December. Please come along and socialise with Ilkley’s finest at Banyan Bar and ...

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Thousands at Christmas Market 2017

We had a wonderful afternoon on Saturday 2nd December at our Christmas Market, Craft Fair and Lights Switch-on. Thousands gathered to enjoy the stalls – many of which were new to the market – as well as the entertainment, food, drink and of course lights. Thanks to everyone who helped to make it such a success: the Burley-in-Wharfedale Community Trust ...

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Free workshops for start-ups – Bradford Uni

Workshops in PR, Branding and Networking Bradford University School of Management The Re Centre, University of Bradford, Richmond Road, Bradford 30 Nov 9.30am-4.30pm 13 Dec, 9.30am-12.30pm The Knowledge Transfer Network at the Bradford University School of Management is holding free workshops for pre-start businesses or those that have been running for less than three years. The workshops are funded by ...

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Burley-in-Wharfedale Christmas Market Sat 2 Dec

Burley-in-Wharfedale Christmas Market and Lights Switch-on Main Street and Grange Park Saturday 2nd December Market: 2-5.30pm; Craft Fair 1pm-5pm; Lights-on: 4.30pm The BADCOT 15th Burley-in-Wharfedale Christmas Market is gearing up to be a fantastic event. As before, our street market is timed to take place the same afternoon as the Lights Switch-on, run by Burley in Wharfedale Community Trust (BWCT), ...

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Advertise in Ilkley – discount for members

Ilkley Business Forum is creating new advertising areas in the town’s central carpark and is extending its discounted member price to BADCOT members. The panels are 100cm wide by 160cm deep. Member prices from £600 full panel, £400 half panel and £300 for a quarter. See https://ilkleybusinessforum.co.uk/advertising-in-the-central-ilkley-car-park/  for more info.

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8 Nov, Ilkley: Tips on how to sell

Ilkley Business Forum

Ilkley Business Forum monthly meeting – BADCOT members welcome Clarke Foley Centre, Ilkley Wed 8 Nov 5.45pm-7.45pm Speakers this month will be Nick Bramley, Sales and Business Development Specialist. Nick is one of the UK’s leading Sales professionals, with a total focus on results – improving performance today for sustainable success and a competitive advantage, whatever the sector. There will also ...

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27 Nov KTN: User’s Guide to the Future – Free talk at Bradford Uni

Knowledge Transfer Network – Free seminar and networking Arthur Francis Lecture Theatre, Faculty of Management and Low, School of Management, University of Bradford, Emm Lane, Bradford, BD9 4LJ Mon 27  Nov 2017: 5.30-6.00pm Registration; 6.00-7.30pm Speakers; 7.30-8.15pm Coffee and Cake, Networking in the Atrium. Speaker Adrian Nixon, Member of the Royal Society of Chemistry and advisory board member for the ...

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Community to benefit from new walking book

A unique guidebook centred around Burley-in-Wharfedale has been launched by one of BADCOT’s most recent members, Colin Speakman of Gritstone Publishing Cooperative – who will be donating £1 for every copy sold to the Burley Community Trust. The Poet’s Walk, priced at £5, combines walking with distinctive poetry and photography to capture the essential qualities of a 4½-mile walk from ...

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23 Oct KTN: What can a management consultancy do for you?

Knowledge Transfer Network – Free seminar and networking Arthur Francis Lecture Theatre, Faculty of Management and Low, School of Management, University of Bradford, Emm Lane, Bradford, BD9 4LJ Mon 23 October 2017: 5.30-6.00pm Registration; 6.00-7.30pm Speakers; 7.30-8.15pm Coffee and Cake, Networking in the Atrium. “Do Management Consultants Steal Your Watch and Then Tell You the Time?  Or do they help ...

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Ilkley Business Forum Wed 11 Oct

Ilkley Business Forum monthly meeting – BADCOT members welcome Clarke Foley Centre, Ilkley Wed 11 Oct 5.30pm The October meeting of the Ilkley Business Forum is starting promptly at 5.30pm, (a little earlier than usual), to accommodate an important update for the Ilkley BID. More information about this below. Speakers this month will be Stuart Hyde giving us the update ...

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Calling Market Stallholders!

Burley-in-Wharfedale Christmas Market and Lights Switch-On 2017 Grange Park and Main Street, Burley-in-Wharfedale, LS29 7ND Sat 2nd December 2pm-5pm If you’re a quality stallholder selling unique crafted gifts or goods or artisan food, we’ve still got some stall pitches available at very reasonable rates. The street market at Burley-in-Wharfedale, near Ilkley, West Yorkshire, is in its 15th year and attracts ...

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Y HUB – Biggest Tourism Networking Event

Y BUSINESS HUB 2017 Wetherby Racecourse, York Rd, Wetherby, LS22 5EJ Wed 20 Sept 11am-4pm Organised by Welcome to Yorkshire, this is Yorkshire’s biggest tourism networking event. Tickets are completely free to BADCOT members, please make sure you register your place to avoid disappointment (see below). With over 60 exhibitors signed up to showcase their products and services, this is ...

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Prize Festival Stand

Thanks to all our members for donating a fantastic range of gifts and vouchers for the BADCOT Summer Festival Prize Draw in August and for businesses who provided their literature to put on display. Our stand was positioned at the entrance to Queen’s Hall where we were able to greet the public as they arrived and tell them all about ...

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Thrive Yorkshire, Ilkley, Sept 14

Thrive Yorkshire Business Growth Conference 2017 The Kings Hall & Winter Gardens, 4 Station Road, Ilkley, LS29 8HB Thurs 14 Sept 8.30am to 4pm The successful Thrive Yorkshire Conference is back again for the fourth time and has moved to the fabulous Kings Hall & Winter Gardens on 14 Sept. The growing speaker and networking event is organised by the ...

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BADCOT joins Welcome to Yorkshire

We’re delighted to say the chamber has joined forces with Welcome to Yorkshire to bring even more benefits to BADCOT members. Welcome to Yorkshire is the tourism agency responsible for bringing the Tour de France to Yorkshire and for creating its legacy, Le Tour de Yorkshire. In addition, Welcome to Yorkshire runs an extensive programme of free and discounted business ...

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Opportunity for Food Businesses

Bradford, 26-28 August 2017 Free space offer for local food businesses at Sunbridge Wells If you don’t already know about Sunbridgewells, it is an underground retail, bar and restaurant complex based in Bradford. It has already won numerous architectural awards since it opened at the end of 2016. Over the August Bank Holiday weekend they are opening up any spare space to ...

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Prize draw at the BADCOT Festival stand

BADCOT members have come up with the goods for the Burley Festival – offering up more than £300’s worth of goods and services for our prize draw. Visitors to our stand in Queen’s Hall, Burley, on Sunday 20th August, will be invited to put their business cards into a bucket for their chance to win a gift or a voucher ...

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Taking a stand at Burley Festival

BADCOT stand at Burley Festival Queen’s Hall,  Main Street, Burley Sun 20 August from 11.30am This year we’re holding a stand at the Burley Festival in Queen’s Hall on Sunday 20th August to raise awareness to potential members of what the chamber can do for them and to promote our individual member businesses and organisations to the public. We’ll display ...

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free: Knowledge Transfer talks, 11 Sept, Bradford

Knowledge Transfer Network Free Speaker Networking Event: on digital health initiatives and employees with dementia. Arthur Francis Lecture Theatre, Bradford University Mon 11 September 2017 5.30pm registration; 6pm speakers; 7.30pm-8.15pm coffee and cake/networking   Talk 1: Ian Sharp, CEO, Digital Health Enterprise Zone (DHEZ) Ian Sharp will talk about the role DHEZ will play in tackling the anticipated NHS funding ...

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Fun Summer Party and AGM

We were delighted to see nearly 30 BADCOT members come to Garibaldi’s Winebar in July for our Summer Party and AGM. There was a great mix of representatives from both business and the community. We enjoyed wine and beer from Garibaldi’s, a BADCOT member, with lunch prepared by another member, the Red Lion pub, as well as lots of introductions ...

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BADCOT’s Summer Bash July 19th

BADCOT Summer Bash/AGM Garibaldi’s Winebar, Station Rd, Burley-in-Wharfedale Wed 19th July noon-2pm Yes! Following the success of our Christmas AGM at Garibaldi’s, we’ve decided to hold our 2017 AGM there too – and make it another celebratory occasion. So, calling all BADCOT members and prospective members – please join us on 19th July to enjoy lots of food, drink and ...

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Ilkley Business Forum 14 June

Ilkley Business Forum (IBF) Monthly Meeting The Yard, 30a Brok St, Ilkley, LS29 8DE Wed June 14 , 5.45pm – 7.45pm BADCOT’s affiliation with IBF means members are welcome to their friendly networking meetings free of charge. Melanie Scott of strategic marketing consultancy Opportunity Marketing will be talking to us about measuring marketing activity.

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15 May Bradford Uni: Exports, Crowd Funding and Start-ups: free evening

Knowledge Transfer Network Free Speaker Networking Event: on exports, crowd funding and support for start-ups Arthur Francis Lecture Theatre, Bradford University Mon 15 May 2017 5.30pm registration; 6pm speakers; 7.30pm-8.15pm coffee and cake/networking The Financial Times Number 1 business school in the North of England is once again hosting a evening of talks, debate, food and networking for business – ...

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Ayckbourn’s Absurd Person Singular June 15/16/17

A Burley Theatre Group production – Absurd Person Singular Queen’s Hall, Main Street, Burley-in-Wharfedale Thurs 15, Fri 16 and Sat 17 June at 7.30pm BADCOT member, Burley Theatre Group announced its next performance is to be Alan Ayckbourne’s Absurd Person Singular. This amusing and thought-provoking play is set in three kitchens over three Christmases and tracks the lives of three ...

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We Pitched in for Cricket

New Cricket Pitch at Scalebor, Burley-in-Wharfedale BADCOT was delighted to support another community initiative with a recent donation of £400 to the Burley Wharfedale Cricket Club for its new pitch at Scalebor. The pitch is already being enjoyed by this thriving club’s younger members. Thanks to our BADCOT members for their donations – and well done to the community for ...

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Le Tour in Burley Sun 30th April

Tour de Yorkshire Stage 3 Burley-in-Wharfedale Main Street Sun 30 April, from 10am Yes, Stage 3 of the Tour de Yorkshire, now in its third year, is passing through Burley, right along Main Street on its way from Bradford to Sheffield this Sunday! The action starts from 10am (see here for timings) and Burley is fully geared (ber boom) to ...

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Ilkley Business Forum Wed 10th May

Night for the Foodies – Ilkley Business Forum (IBF) Wheatley Arms, Wheatley Lane, Ben Rhydding, Ilkley, LS29 8PP Wed 10 May 5.45pm – 7.45pm BADCOT’s affiliation with IBF means members are welcome monthly meetings free of charge. This month is also the AGM and promises to be an evening for the foodies! Co-founder of Leeds Indie Food (Food Festival 11-28 ...

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BADCOT survey 2017 – and chance to win a luxury Easter Egg!

BADCOT SURVEY 2017 – win an Easter Egg We recently emailed all BADCOT members with a 3-minute online survey to help us shape the future of the organisation. We really would appreciate it if members could find the time to respond as soon as possible if possible. Anyone who completes the survey by midnight on Thursday, 13 April will be ...

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Business Fair Harrogate April 24

Yorkshire Business Market Pavilions of Harrogate Monday April 24 10am-4pm Free Admission to visitors Organisers of YBM 2017 say this year there’ll be more than 100 exhibitors and they’ll be focusing on start-ups and small business development. To meet the needs of growing businesses, the event will include a new programme of Micro Seminars. Each 15 minute slot will offer ...

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Buy Yorkshire, Leeds, 16-17 May

Buy Yorkshire 2017 (free entry) Royal Armouries, Leeds Tues May 16 – Wed May 17, 9.30am-4.30pm From explorer Sir Ranulph Fiennes to the CEO of Ann Summers, Jacqueline Gold, this year’s Buy Yorkshire has a great line-up of speakers to learn from, free of charge. Check out the Buy Yorkshire website to book an exhibition stand or register attendance and ...

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Neighbourhood Forum Thurs 6 April

Burley Neighbourhood Forum Queen’s Hall, Main St, Burley 7pm, Thurs 6 April Everyone is encouraged to attend this meeting, at which a representative of Wharfedale Neighbourhood Policing Team will talk about its work and listen to concerns and suggestions from the public. Other agenda items include an update from the Youth Service, info on changes to Recycling and Refuse Collections, ...

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Le Tour comes to Burley: Mtg 22 March

Meeting re Tour de Yorkshire Queen’s Hall, Main Street, Burley-in-Wharfedale Wed 22 March, 7.30pm Businesses and residents of Burley-in-Wharfedale are urged to come to an informal meeting to discuss how to make the most of the Tour de Yorkshire’s passage through our village on Sunday, 30 April.   Parish Clerk Ian Orton says he hopes people will come to share ...

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Free: Financing for SMEs, Leeds 30 March

Free Yorkshire Post Financing for SMEs seminar Thursday 30 March 8.30-9am – tbc Yorkshire Post Newspapers, 26 Whitehall Road, Leeds, LS12 1BE   To shine a light on the problem of financing for SMEs, the Yorkshire Post is partnering with investors LDF to hold a seminar to examine and help improve understanding of any concerns that exist around SMEs accessing ...

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