Business club

Come along and be part of your local business community. Servicing the Aire, Worth and Wharfe valley regions and beyond, The AWWEsome Business Club is a worthwhile opportunity to meet other inspirational entrepreneurs and to forge new relationships.

Our membership is diverse, so whether you run an engineering company or a beauty salon, a restaurant or an accountancy practice, you will find an interesting mix of potential customers and suppliers who can contribute to the success of your business. Remember that for every individual you meet you are also potentially connecting with their own network of contacts.

Through the club you will get the chance to hear inspirational guest speakers, find out about new funding, training courses and other business events and get the chance to talk about your business at meetings.

Supported by local organisations, The AWWEsome Business Club brings together professional advisors and mentors to form a supportive environment for fostering business growth through working together to help the local economy thrive. Why not make sure you are a part of it?

Join The AWWEsome Business Club now to access

  • free or discounted Business Development Training
  • monthly club meetings at variable dates/times
  • free or discounted access to a business coach/mentor
  • new opportunities and relationships
  • discounts on PR, eshots and social media support
  • a directory entry on the Club website
  • new ideas from inspirational peers
  • new customers and suppliers
  • member to member special offers
  • discounted exhibition stand space

Annual Membership charges

Sole Trader £40
Micro business
(less than 10 employees)
£60
SME
(10+ employees)
£100

All prices above will be subject to VAT


Next Event

We are delighted to announce the AWWESOME Business Club will be working with the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) Bradford Branch. The next meeting will be on Wednesday 22nd March at 5.30pm to 7pm. Light Buffet will be provided. Come along meet new business people, network and do some business.

This month’s event will be hosted by Shipley College

Changes to Apprenticeship Funding- Don’t miss out!”

The presentation will cover

  • the changes from Frameworks ( Awarding body led qualifications) to Standards ( Employer led content) and end point assessment
  • the changes to the funding system and how small to medium businesses can benefit from Government support for training (new recruits and also existing members of staff)
  • How to incorporate apprenticeship into CPD and talent development programmes to improve business performance e.g team leading and management training, Customer Service and IT qualifications for example

This is a great opportunity for you to find out what is on offer in the district so please book early!

Venue – Shipley College, Jonathan Silver Building, Exhibition Road, Saltaire, Shipley, BD18 3JX

Cost – Free to AWWEsome members – £12 including VAT non members

Don’t forget to bring your business cards for networking!

This event is being held in association with Federation of Small Businesses (Bradford Branch)

Annual Business club membership starts at just £40 (plus VAT). Meetings held monthly. To book Call 01535 607775

If you would like to join the Business Club Please complete the REGISTRATION FORM to register your membership and send it back to us by post or by email info@airedaleenterprise.org.uk