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OPEN EVENING INVITATION FROM NEW MEMBERS, MIAH SOLICITORS, SEPTEMBER 14TH 4PM-7PM

OPEN EVENING INVITATION SEPT 14th 4PM-7PM. Miah Solicitors are new members of the WBA and would like to extend an Open Evening invitation to you. Don'”t forget to RSVP if you would like to attend. Their invitation is below . Don’t forget to RSVP!! Hello, We’re Miah Solicitors, a small law firm from the Roundhay area of Leeds. We’ve just opened a new office on North Street (above Fox Saddlers and next door to North Street Deli) and we’re excited to be here in Wetherby. We’d love to get to know other local businesses and so we will be hosting an open evening at our office on Wednesday 14th September 2016 between 4pm-7pm. We’d like to extend an invite to you. There will be nibbles provided by the wonderful Spice4U and a selection of drinks....

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Great Networking Event on Wednesday

  A big thank you to Jo Maltby for such an interesting presentation on social media. This well attended networking event on Wednesday at the Bridge Hotel in Walshford was a great chance to meet other local businesses and learn something at the same time. Next networking event is September. Hope you all like our new identity, intended to reflect the River Wharf which runs through Wetherby – its on out new banner below. Boost Unavailable Like   Like   Love   Haha   Wow   Sad   Angry CommentShare Comments Write a comment… Wetherby Business Association 21 June at 10:07 · Still a few places left!! There is still time to book your FREE place at our Networking event tomorrow at the Bridge Hotel, Walshford. Light refreshments will be served after an interesting...

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Still a few places left for our Networking event

There is still time to book your FREE place at our Networking event tomorrow at the Bridge Hotel, Walshford.   Light refreshments will be served after an interesting talk from JO MALTBY of #wetherbyhour. Please come along to make this a fascinating evening and make new contacts within our local business community E-mail vicechair@wetherbybusinessassociation  to reserve your FREE place.

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FREE NETWORKING EVENT WEDNESDAY 22ND JUNE

WEDNESDAY 22ND JUNE   AT  THE BRIDGE HOTEL, WALSHFORD     5.30 for a  prompt 6.00 start Our speaker tonight is     Jo Maltby With a passion for local and a determination to help small businesses get noticed, Jo set up #wetherbyhour. A popular networking hour online every Tuesday 8-9pm, together with monthly live nights. With a devotion to give independent businesses a louder voice, she launched the Business Membership Handpicked Local. Jo has received many accolades for her successes including Wetherby Townsperson of the Year, Insight with a Passion Award and Stray FM Local Hero Award Winner for Neighbour of the Year 2015. She is also a Wetherby Town Councillor. ooOOoo VENUE :  The Bridge Hotel, Walshford, off A168 North of Wetherby The Bridge Hotel is located in a tranquil country setting in the heart of...

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Thank you to Morrisons for their donation

Morrisons in Wetherby have very kindly offered to donate mulled wine and mince pies for the Christmas Carol Concert, which will take place on Thursday  21st December at 7.30pm. This will be a lovely evening for adults and children alike. The Wetherby Brass Band will be providing the accompaniment to the carols. Be sure to put this event on your calendar now!

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Churchill Retirement name its new development on York Road – Tatterton Lodge

A new living development for retired people in Wetherby has been named in memory of a community hero and former resident. The Churchill Retirement Living development on York Road has been called Tatterton Lodge in honour of John Tatterton BEM who died last November. Born in Wetherby, Mr Tatterton served as the town police officer for 30 years before retiring to become the local handyman and volunteering in a number of community roles for another 15 years. The new Lodge name was suggested by winner Mrs Harris as part of a competition run by Churchill Retirement Living to name its new development. Mrs Harris said: “The Lodge’s name honours and celebrates John’s selfless contribution to Wetherby, through many years as a community constable with a cheerful smile and advice. He was a friend to...

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A thank you from “Welcome to Wetherby”

“Welcome to Wetherby”, the group set up to increase footfall and visitors to our town, would like to thank the local businesses who sponsored the Tour de Yorkshire, enabling the town to be dressed and looking splendid for the Tour passing through. The businesses who sponsored are: Blue Hair & Pink Beauty Lawlers Fishmongers Renton & Parr A1 Insurance Toys of Wetherby Ginni’s Kool Kidz Post Office Wetherby Ware & Kay Touchwood Cameron & Beaumont Appleton’s The Shoe Tree Sant’ Angelo Gourmet Cafe M & S Caines Jewellers Thomlinsons Nicolla Florists Hunters of wetherby Wetherby Travel Saks Hairdressing Pizza Milano Clearview   With the money left , its is hoped that a bench can be provided in the town with a plaque, as a permanent reminder of the Tour passing through Wetherby.

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Tour de Yorkshire on You Tube!

In case you missed this exciting event on the day, a video is on You Tube recording the grand event. Follow this link to view it:  www.youtube.com/watch?v=vmFcvE4zeaI   How did it affect your business?  Let us know.

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Yorkshire Choice Awards

WELL DONE TO WETHERBY BUSINESSES   Earlier this month inspirational individuals and businesses came together to celebrate achievement in Yorkshire at the first Yorkshire Choice Awards, all to raise money for Martin House Children’s Hospice. The sensational Christa Ackroyd hosted an evening to remember, and what a night, with Wetherby coming up trumps in a few categories! This is a people’s choice award and voters were only allowed one vote per IP address. It shows the true talent, passion and determination Wetherby gives to being the best. 88,000 votes were cast in total and here’s the line up of the top 4 in Yorkshire from our area… LOCAL FUNDRAISER OF THE YEAR Winner: Ann Newton, Boston Spa. YOUNG ACHIEVER OF THE YEAR Finalist: Alexander Dodds, Wetherby CHARITABLE BUSINESS AWARD Finalist: Franks Accountants Limited INDEPENDENT...

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WBA Networking Event last night was a big success.

Our first Networking event was a huge success last night.  Michelle Oliver, from Blu Hair and Pink Beauty, gave  an inspiring insight into her business , leaving everyone with ideas on how to improve their own businesses. Light refreshments were followed by  informal and friendly networking , where business contacts  were renewed and new ones made. Our next event is WEDNESDAY 22nd JUNE where our Speaker will be Jo Maltby from Wetherby Hour and Handpicked Local, Book your place now with the Secretary   Kate@hartlaw.co.uk

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