It’s a free event and everyone is welcome to come along. Come and share your business successes and challenges and find out what we have been up to.
“If we provide information and leadership and promote discussion; if we pull together the knowledge, experience and strength of local business people, we can create opportunities that will benefit not only our own businesses, but also the whole local community.”
Richard Sanderson, Chairman of the Lower Wensleydale Business Network
The Lower Wensleydale Business Network, which now covers Bedale, Leyburn and the surrounding areas is an organisation established to:
Business and networking events are held regularly. These events allow members the opportunity to showcase their businesses, discuss business issues and share information with other members in a relaxed and friendly environment.
If you are looking to start a new business, expand your network of business contacts, or looking for advice please join us at one of our events and experience the benefits of membership for yourself.
The members of the Lower Wensleydale Business Network come from all sectors of the business world and have diverse business backgrounds and interests. The one goal we all share is to make our businesses and the local business environment better.
Washfold Farm was established by Frank Metcalfe in 1940. At that time the farm consisted of a dairy herd, numbering 20 cows. Today David, Brian and Philip Metcalfe, Frank’s grandson’s, along with their father John and mother Thora, have 900 pedigree Holstein cows and 900 sheep on their 2,100 acre Washfold farm and adjacent farms. ... Read more
The Gluten Free Kitchen produces a delicious range of food free from gluten, wheat, dairy, egg, and soya, which you can buy online from us, or buy through our stockists nationwide. Our bakery produces a mouth-watering menu for people on a Free From diet, including breads and pastries, succulent savouries, indulgent puddings, and deliciously decadent ... Read more
Providing print & stationery supplies to businesses & individuals Through our ‘Red Office’ range of office supplies we stock everything you could possibly need for your home or business and if we don’t have it in stock we can usually get it next day for you. Helen and Charlotte are on hand to provide help ... Read more
Being a member of the Lower Wensleydale Business Network provides many advantages to your business and the local business environment. All members benefit from
Regular up to date business information on business related subjects
Being part of an organisation which has the strength to voice your opinions.
Free 'enhanced' listing of your business in the Dales Business Directory.
Join fellow members in our relaxed and friendly networking events.
Access to the members only web site and administration office.
Help and advice for new and existing businesses.
A Yorkshire Dales school is launching a new vision for supporting students with their health and wellbeing. Wensleydale School & Sixth Form, in Leyburn, has had a difficult year. The school has had to make some tough decisions based on funding. In February the school building was closed off after a bomb scare and, most … Read more22nd July 2019 under Business News & Local News