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  1. Business Breakfasts from July

    Brasserie Business Breakfasts I know lunchtime meetings are not good for a lot of people, so, for a trial period we will have a monthly Business Breakfast at The Brasserie at The Courtyard on the A65. These will be 8am-9.30am on the fourth Tuesday of the month.  First one will be Tuesday 23rd July and […]

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  2. More meeting dates

    Meetings Please book through the Eventbrite page if you are coming. Weds June 19th we will be at Airton Quaker Meeting House and Floe has kindly offered to do some soup afterwards. Please book online and say whether you plan to just come for the meeting or stay for food afterwards. Monday July 15th we […]

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  3. More meeting dates

    Upcoming lunchtime meetings All meetings are 11.30am-1pm Wednesday 17th April at Newton Grange Bed and Breakfast and Holiday Cottages at Bank Newton near Gargrave Monday 13th May at Hesbert Hall Farm, Tosside the home of the Great British Farm Project Wednesday 19th June we will be visiting the Quaker Meeting House and Bunk Barn at […]

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  4. FREE Business webinars

    Free Meet The Expert Webinars EnterpriseHere in York, North Yorkshire & East Riding What is a Webinar? If you have never attended a webinar before, a simple way of thinking of them is that they are seminar that you do not need to travel to. All of EnterpriseHere’s free 40 minute webinars involve: 1. You […]

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  5. Meetings and upcoming events

    Settle Networking Group is a collection of local business folk, mostly are based in the Settle area of the Yorkshire Dales. The group started in October 2011 in Settle but has expanded to include Bentham, Ingleton, Malham and also Skipton businesses. We work closely with the Settle Chamber of Trade and also with the local […]

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  6. January meeting and Twitter workshop

    January meeting will be on Monday 14th in Ingleton – Laraine Sullivan and Bernie Hope will be hosting. Their business is Bernie & Laraine’s Sessions and they provide training in Basic Life Support. We will be going to Victoria Hall in Settle in February on a Wednesday but the date is not yet confirmed. March meeting will […]

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  7. Office space, conference rooms and hotdesking

    There is a list of venues on this site offering meeting rooms available in Settle Office space at Settle Town Hall – Available from November 2012 Old Council Chamber Historically the most important room on the first floor, the previous Council Chamber is a light airy space with high ceilings and tall windows overlooking the […]

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  8. Meeting Dates for November and December

    Meeting Dates The lunchtime meetings are free and very informal and alternate between Mondays and Wednesdays. We usually have between 20 and 30 people attending and meet between 11.30am and 1pm in business premises in the Settle area but sometimes go further afield. The format is very simple, everyone has a couple of minutes to […]

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  9. Settle Business Survey

    The networking group has been going for over a year and expanded far more quickly than we could have imagined. There are over 120 businesses on our list and it is currently coordinated by little old me. The Showcase was a great success and was organised by a team of 5 volunteers – this took […]

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  10. Caption Competition!

    Over the last few months several great photos have surfaced of people involved with the networking group and I wondered about whether we should do a caption competition. Many people have sent us pictures taken at the Settle Showcase – thanks especially to Mark Dale who has posted some on this website and  Jon Brook […]

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  11. October Meeting at The Courtyard

    What started last October as a small monthly gathering with 12 people on a mailing list has grown to include over 100 businesses and community groups of all shapes and sizes from the Settle, Malham, Ingleton and Bentham areas. The lunchtime meetings are free and very informal and alternate between Mondays and Wednesdays. We usually […]

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  12. Council newsletters, events & broadband survey

    Council Newsletters Craven District Council launched an e-newsletter in July for local businesses. Produced by the Economic Development Team, the e-newsletter is designed to keep our business community up-to-date on latest activity, news and information. Over 170 people have now subscribed and other services are free to make use of the e-newsletter as another way […]

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  13. Welcome to Yorkshire at The Lion

    A message from Ian, manager of the Lion in Settle, about the Welcome to Yorkshire drop in day at the Lion on Thursday 20th September between midday and 3pm. This is very informal please so feel free to drop in at your leisure, there is no need to confirm attendance. In a nutshell the event is a […]

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  14. September meeting

    All our lunchtime networking meetings are free and very informal so no need to be scared! The days alternate between Mondays and Wednesdays and we usually meet between 11.30am and 1pm in business premises in the Settle area but sometimes go further afield. The format is very simple, everyone has a couple of minutes to […]

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  15. Chamber of Trade – lower membership rate for smaller businesses

    The Settle Chamber of Trade have recently introduced a lower rate of membership for smaller businesses in the area. The area covered by the Chamber of Trade is larger than you might think and covers anyone doing business in Austwick, Clapham, Giggleswick, Halton West, Hellifield, Horton-in-Ribblesdale, Kirkby Malham, Langcliffe, Lawkland, Long Preston, Malham, Malham Moor, Nappa, Newby, Rathmell, Settle, […]

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  16. August networking meeting

    Many thanks to Tom Lord for showing us around Lower Winskill after our meeting in July. Groups are welcome to visit the farm and Tom can do a tour and talk about the conservation work that goes on there – he is also happy to let people use the barn for talks or workshops. The […]

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  17. 23rd July Networking Meeting

    A reminder that our next lunchtime networking meeting is on Monday 23rd July at Lower Winskill Farm in Langcliffe. We have an earlier start of 11am as Tom Lord will give us a tour of the farm and talk about some of the conservation and education projects happening there. Please remember to wear sensible shoes […]

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  18. Craven and District Meeting of Meetings

    This invitation has come from George Bellas who is the Craven & District Branch Chairman of the Federation of Small Businesses. All businesses in the area are welcome to come along – you don’t have to be FSB members – the evening is a great opportunity for networking and also hearing what the local business […]

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  19. Lunchtime Networking

    What started last October as a small monthly gathering has grown to include over 80 businesses of many types and sizes from the Settle, Malham, Ingleton and Bentham areas. As well as networking meetings we now offer regular low cost computer training and are planning a Business and Community Showcase in the Autumn. The lunchtime […]

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