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SBF AGM 19th March 2018

Members are invited to join us for the AGM on Monday 19th March 2018. AGM will start at 6.30pm followed by our annual AGM Dinner. Booking essential! One complimentary meal …

What do we do?

About Us

We provide support and training to small businesses and start-ups. Keeping Independent Businesses Strong

Our Aims

  • We are a non profit membership organisation and aim to:
    • represent member’s interests to relevant government and quasi government organisations
    • offer members networking and other events where they can meet other members and people of interest
    • secure value added or discounted benefits for members.

Our Values

  • Values
  • Our values are simple but we believe crucial to our success and they are to:
    • create a comfortable, enjoyable, positive & supportive atmosphere in which members grow to understand to trust each other
    • have a culture of contribution, commitment & responsibility & to bring value to membership
    • behave in such a way that we are valued by & attractive to local business
    • improve members businesses by sharing knowledge & learning from others
    • conduct our affairs in a professional, diligent and transparent manner
    • treat other members with the same high standards one expects to receive & to be honest, courteous, approachable & do what is promised.

LOCAL EVENTS, ISSUES AND CONSULTATIONS

Green Business Fund workshop in Bath

The Carbon Trust Green Business Fund is an energy efficiency support service for small and medium-sized companies in England, Wales and Scotland. It provides direct funded support through energy assessments, training workshops, equipment procurement support and up to £5,000 capital contribution towards your energy saving equipment purchase.

Workshop Details

When: Wednesday 9 May 2018 from 09:00 to 12:00 (GMT)
Where: The Guildhall, High Street, Bath, BA1 5AW
Cost: Free
How to book: gbfbath.eventbrite.co.uk

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Bath Clean Air Zones

Bath & NES want to know your thoughts on the concept of the introduction of Clean Air Zones for Bath. They are holding a number of public events to engage with residents and business owners. Find out more about the proposal by going along:

Drop by event
Monday 9th April
4-7 pm
Bottom of Milsom Street, Bath
Open to the public
Pre-bookable event
Wednesday 18th April
3-7 pm
Public surgery
Guildhall
Bath
Booking required by Noon, Monday 16 April
Go to Eventbrite

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Fees

Membership

Small Business Membership

£30
HALF PRICE Annual Membership until 5th April

Small Business Annual Membership

£60
Annual Membership

National Business (Independent)

£120
National Independents
Intergenerational Mentoring for Entrepreneurs

IntGen

Are you thinking of starting a new business? Are you a small business owner looking for help in the early stages of your business? Are you needing some support while your small business goes through some changes?

Mentoring
mentoring / support
E-Learning
support / training
Mentor Training
mentoring / training