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RBN Business Breakfast

Wednesday 8th March 2017

We're heading back to one of our favourite venues for the March Business Breakfast. Join us at The Cross View Restaurant and Tearooms on Wednesday the 8th of March (07.30 - 09.00). Still only £10.00

An attendees list will be issued to allow introductions / meetings to be made prior to the breakfast.

So if you want to be included, make sure that you're registered before 12.00 noon on the 6th.

To book click here or email


Why not buy a "Big Ticket" for 10 breakfasts at only £80? (

This event is supported by

On FACEBOOK, the username @RichmondBizNet has been created for Richmond Business Network.
It's now easier for you to find your RBN page in search. You can also visit your Page at and send your Page messages at


£23.7million to Grow York, North Yorkshire and East Riding’s Economy

York, North Yorkshire and East Riding is to receive £23.7 million in government funding to help create jobs, support businesses and encourage growth.

The funds were announced by Communities Secretary Sajid Javid as part of the government’s Local Growth Deal, bringing the total to £145.9 million successfully bid for in our area.

LEP chairman Barry Dodd, CBE said:

“This additional investment will be put to vital projects to help unlock our economy by creating thousands of new jobs, homes and attracting new private sector investment.

"It also recognises the vital work taking place with business and local authority leaders here, and their successful track record delivering on our Growth Deal promises.”

You can find out more, including the projects that will benefit from the funding, here


A date for your diary - Wednesday 22nd of March
Lunch at The Black Bull, Moulton - details to follow soon.



The Cookie Monster is dead!

The EU cookie law is to be scaled back to help tackle those annoying notification banners.

Instead the responsibility will shift to the browser, where the user can set their cookies preferences across the internet, regardless of individual websites they visit.

Read the full article here.

Wednesday the 1st of March
Contact now for the 2017 EXPO 

Details of February events now available

Spring Gift-wrapping Workshop


If you have ever wanted to learn how to beautifully wrap a gift, now you have the opportunity to learn.

Join Louise at her Spring Giftwrapping Workshop held at the Garden Rooms at Tennants, Leyburn on 15th June. All materials and refreshments are included in the price. The workshop runs from 10.00am until 2.30pm.

Book today as spaces are limited. 

Click HERE to register on the Garden Rooms at Tennants website and click HERE to access the booking form (you must register on the website before booking).



Local businessses day at Catterick Races 

Go racing at the Local Businesses Race Day on Thursday 25th May 2017, at Catterick Races.
This is a great opportunity for local businesses to show what they have to offer to a local crowd within a friendly setting.
RBN regulars will receive:

  • 2 for 1 Grandstand & Paddock admission,
  • 50% off the cost of a trade stand on the day, 
  • 20% off race sponsorship on the day.

For further details (Mention RBN) - Telephone 01748 811478 or email: 

Monday the 6th of March