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Hannah Russell is now responsible for Marketing and Event Management. Hannah has her own Events Management company set in the Yorkshire Dales. After completing her Events Management and International Events management degree in 2015. Hannah Organises events throughout North Yorkshire and works with existing events to bring them up to a high standard, her experience … Read more

Published 2nd December 2016 under Local News & Members News


Please join the LWBN with Hannah Russell and Dales Creations every Tuesday between 8 and 9pm for a Networking hour on Twitter – just #Dalesnews to join in and network.

Published 2nd November 2016 under Business News & Local News


Emergency First Aid at Work QA Level 2 Award 3 year certificate 1 day course £55.00 inc. VAT and certificate Tuesday 7th June 2016. 9.00am – 4.00pm Key Centre. Park Lane. Middleham For further details or to reserve a place ring 01969 624002 or email: office@middlehamkey.co.uk Food Safety in Catering DMG Level 2 Award: I … Read more

Published 16th May 2016 under Business News & Local News & Members News


Have you ever wished that you had all the answers to your business questions in one place? Well that’s what a Popup Business Cafe is. The Local Enterprise Partnership will be upstairs at the Dales Countryside Museum, Hawes with a room full of trusted experts who have volunteered to answer your questions. We will have … Read more

Published 18th April 2016 under Business News & Local News


An opportunity for the public to attend a free open meeting to discuss the Farmer-Scientist Network Brexit Report The Q&A panel are: Prof. Wyn Grant, Prof. Michael Cardwell. Bill Cowling and Malcolm Fewster The Chairman is: Richard Walls. Former BBC North correspondent Venue and Location: The Garden Room at Tennants, Leyburn. DL8 5SG Times:  Please … Read more

Published 8th March 2016 under Business News & Local News


Lower Wensleydale Business Network Members and new businesses considering starting up in the area are invited to attend free 1to1 drop in sessions offering advice on business start ups. The sessions which are being facilitated by Business Support and Development Ltd are taking place every Monday between 10 am and 3 pm at Richmondshire District … Read more

Published 2nd March 2016 under Local News


It is hard to believe that the Lower Wensleydale Business Network has now been in operation for just three months and yet in that time we have: Established a very effective organisation. Put in place a team of business people, with specialist skills who have already provided members with information on Shared Parental Leave and … Read more

Published 16th January 2016 under Local News & Members News


Police are urging owners of Land Rover Defenders to be on their guard against vehicle thieves, particularly in rural areas.

Published 14th January 2016 under Local News


Farmers are being warned by North Yorkshire Police to be extremely wary of any suspicious calls, texts or emails, as fraudsters target the agricultural sector when EU grant payments begin to arrive in bank accounts this month. For more information members should visit http://www.northyorkshire.police.uk/

Published 9th December 2015 under Local News


Family-run Yorkshire Dales Meat Company is to supply nearly 30 cuts of meat to the Co-operative Food store in Leyburn. The award-winning company recently won a contract to supply 26 Co-op stores in Yorkshire and the deal with the Leyburn store is on top of that. As a result it has taken on an extra … Read more

Published 9th December 2015 under Business News & Local News


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The Wensleydale School to unveil “exciting” new Sixth Form offer

The Wensleydale School is launching a new offer for its Post-16 students on Thursday 9th of November. Starting from next September, students in the school’s Sixth Form will be able to access an exciting new curriculum that will prepare them to exceed and excel in the world of business. Charles Barnett, who will lead the … Read more

The Lower Wensleydale Business Network launch another service for members

The LWBN is providing additional free advertising, for LWBN members only, via the lower- wensleydale.com web site and it’s so easy. All members have to do is email a JPEG of your business logo or a suitable picture together with web site address in landscape format to info@lwbusinessnetwork.co.uk. These will be posted, absolutely free of … Read more