Owen Paterson joins FSB networking Tern Hill

North Shropshire MP, Owen Paterson, discusses economic issues with local businesses at the FSB networking meeting at Tern Hill Hall Hotel Local business owners attending the monthly FSB networking meeting at Tern Hill Hall Hotel had an opportunity to talk to their local MP, Owen Paterson and voice concerns over local issues. Most businesses were […]

The Lively Business Club in Shropshire

The Lively Business Club is affiliated to The Shropshire Chamber of Commerce, Network with Style and the Federation of Small Businesses. All these organisations offer networking opportunities and affiliation means collaboration which helps with ensuring that dates do not clash when organising meetings and events. The Federation of Small Businesses sponsors Lively Business Club meetings, […]

Sachets Direct

Sachets Direct At the November meeting of the Lively Business Club, Clive Lewin of Sachets Direct gave an illustrated talk about how his sugar sachets and sticks are made. Traditionally sugar sachets were printed using various means which necessitated making different colour plates to create colour pictures which made it a very expensive process. Sachets […]

Lively Business Club – Sharing Success

As well as networking, The Lively Business Club provides an opportunity to share recent successes, promote new products and deals, discuss business problems, find out about support available in Shropshire, new legislation and information about LEP projects and grants. Clive Lewin of Sachets Direct shared a recent success printing promotions onto sugar sachets which can […]

Charities, Challenges and Fascinating Facts

The Lively Business Club’s September meeting was enlightening, learning about the backgrounds and experiences of several of our members. We heard the story of an amazing feat by Hugh Strickland and his 15 year-old son, John, who had completed the Welsh 3000s Challenge in aid of Action on Hearing Loss (alias RNID). Travelling from the […]

Lively Business Club What do Entrepreneurs Love Doing?

Lively Business Club What do Entrepreneurs Love Doing? The August meeting was a time for everyone to talk about the things they love doing. When you run your own business, that’s most of the time and, hopefully, you can delegate the things you are not so fond of – like book-keeping and marketing, and IT […]

Pimms & Strawberries at the June Lively Business Club meeting

Pimms & Strawberries at the June Lively Business Club meeting Delighted to announce that The Rt. Hon. Owen Paterson will be joining us for breakfast again to tell us about what’s going on in Parliament, discuss current issues and answer questions from local businesses. This is a great opportunity to highlight local issues and ask […]

Hadrian’s Wall

Hadrian’s Wall Thank you to John Rainford of Strawberry Fields and to Clive Lewin of Sachets Direct who managed to chair the March meeting very competently between them in Ray’s absence. Strawberry Fields have just released a free app for businesses – The Darwin Matrix app is a business innovation tool which you can download […]

Happy Christmas from the Lively Business Club

Tern Hill Hall looked really beautiful decked out for Christmas, with real log fires spreading a warm glow throughout, the flames dancing shadows across the rooms and flickering reflections on the Christmas decorations; the bar was cosy and warm and a Christmas tree sparkled a welcome in the Orangery, all contributing to a warm and […]