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RBN Business Breakfast,

Wednesday the 11th of July 07.30 - 09.00
 We're going to join our friends at Richmond School, Darlington Road, Richmond for a great breakfast and great company.


By pre-booking you can help us keep the "Early birds" price at only £10.00 for members and £12.50 for non-members (i.e. book/register before 17:00 on Monday the 9th of July - after this date prices increase to £12.50 & £15.00 respectively).

  • Non-members can visit on two occasions @ £12.50 before applying for RBN membership. 
  • Current RBTA members can book @ £10.00 on two occasions before applying for RBN membership

An attendees list will be issued on Tuesday the 10th to allow introductions / meetings to be made prior to the breakfast - please register a.s.a.p. to be included.

To complete your booking online, click here or email 

Remember to bring plenty of business cards!

At our Business Breakfast events, we invite two RBN members to be "in the spotlight". If you would like the opportunity to highlight your business, just contact us by email:

Broadband Voucher scheme launched

The Nationwide Gigabit Broadband Voucher Scheme (GBVS) will provide vouchers worth up to £3000 for a small or medium sized business or £500 to residents to help with the costs of connecting to full fibre broadband.
The scheme is part of a wider government plan to get more homes and businesses connected to full fibre broadband. It builds on the £200 million Local Full Fibre Networks programme which gives funding to local areas to boost full fibre delivery and on trial voucher schemes operated in four parts of the country.
You can read more via this link.

For details of some great promotional opportunities on GYR, for RBN members only, contact John Harding :

Scarlett Macfarlane from Purple Creative Studio has been shortlisted in the ‘Rising Star’ category at the Women in Technology Awards!

The Award celebrates inspirational women across the UK tech industry who consistently achieve excellence and success.  The judging panel shortlisted Scarlett into the final three out of over 50 nominations and she will be up against two other phenomenal women, Diana Asnani from Atos and Amber Hilton from Dell.

The Award ceremony will be held on the 26th June at Canary Wharf in London where Scarlett will meet and celebrate with many other inspirational women in the Technology Sector. We are sure that you will join us in wishing Scarlett lots of luck!

For information click on the logo

The Flavour of Herriot Country Awards 2018. 

We are very keen to see as many of our wonderful food and drink businesses enter these awards as possible.  It is a great showcase for local businesses and helps to raise their profile.
The award entry opens on 18th June 2018 and closes on 31st August 2018.  The awards culminate in a ceremony on 30th November at The Garden Rooms, Tennants.

Richmond Chic Vintique Craft & Vintage Fair
Richmond Town Hall on 8th July. Doors open at 10am .

We have some very talented traders joining us including 3 new people. A full list of traders can be viewed here. The vintage style tearoom will be open all day serving scones, cakes, hot & cold drinks.

There is a lift available and well behaved dogs on a lead are welcome.

For more details visit

For details of July events click on the logo


Darlington Business Club
Meetings on the first Wednesday evening of every month


First Monday evening every month
Check website for more information