4th March 2024

The grass is always greener!

Around 85 businesspeople from Newark and the surrounding areas gathered at the YMCA for the March meeting of the Newark Business Club. After the welcome from […]
7th February 2024

Celebrating Business

Around 75 businesspeople gathered at the YMCA for Newark Business Club’s February meeting on 2nd February. Following the welcome from Chairman Simon Gabbitas, the roving mic […]
10th January 2024

Navigate 2024 with Purpose and Passion

After an early start on a cold, dark morning, around 80 businesspeople gathered at the YMCA for Newark Business Club’s first meeting of the year. Welcoming […]
5th December 2023

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas

With cars de-iced, we made our way to Newark Business Club’s festive December meeting at the YMCA, where a collection of colourful Christmas jumpers brightened up […]
16th November 2023

Devolution to drive economy

Despite the cold and dark morning, around 100 businesspeople set their alarms for an early start, arriving at the YMCA at 6.45am for Newark Business Club’s […]
11th October 2023

Helping business to be more Resilient

October’s meeting at Newark Business Club started with a welcome from Chairman Simon Gabbitas and introductions on the roving mic from a near full house of […]
7th September 2023

Insights for a Successful Autumn

Under an overcast sky, members of the Newark Business Club headed to the YMCA for the 7am start of the September meeting. Chairman Simon Gabbitas welcomed […]
10th August 2023

Business by the Poolside

August meeting commenced with a welcome from Chairman, Simon Gabbitas, followed by introductions by attendees with the roving mic. This month’s sponsor was ERP Assistance and […]
11th July 2023

Blue Sky Thinking

Blue sky and sunshine greeted us as we made our way to the July meeting of Newark Business Club at the YMCA for a 6.45 am […]
12th June 2023

Championing success

On an unseasonably cool morning, around 80 businesspeople arrived bright and early at the YMCA for Newark Business Club’s June meeting. After the welcome by chairman […]
9th May 2023

Simon steps up to the Chair

On a drizzly, cloudy morning, around 90 businesspeople arrived at the YMCA at 6.45am for the May meeting of Newark Business Club. Simon Gabbitas, the new […]
17th April 2023

Coronation of New Club Chair

On a surprisingly cold and cloudy morning, 90 members arrived at the YMCA for our AGM where our new chair Simon Gabbitas was introduced to the […]
7th March 2023

Entrepreneurs Reimagine the Future

The theme for this months meeting was Entrepreneurism. And Nottingham Trent University Business Club kicked the meeting off with an exploration of Brand – and what […]
7th February 2023

YMCA wows members with record attendance

For our second meeting at our new home of the YMCA, Chairman Kevin Guthrie welcomed over 100 people with a packed agenda for the packed room. […]
11th January 2023

New home sets the scene for 2023

Meeting notes by Maria Broadbent (the Vinery Rolleston) with additional contributions from James Fountain Visitors to the January meeting were full of excitement as they entered […]
5th December 2022

12 Days of Christmas

Visitors to the December meeting flocked in wearing Christmas jumpers and an assortment of festive adornments and Ian Stephens of Lawn Master didn’t disappoint with his […]
15th November 2022

Talk Of the Town

Around 80 business owners and decision makers took their seats at the Everyday Champions Centre for more local news and networking. Breakfast was provided by Cox […]
12th October 2022

Food for Thought

Around 80 business owners and decision makers took their seats at the Everyday Champions Centre for more local news and networking. Breakfast was provided by Cox […]
6th September 2022

Back to the home of Champions!

After a change in venue and format for August, we were back at the Everyday Champions Centre for our September meeting with a QR code for […]
10th August 2022

Football’s coming home!

All the bells and whistles with a few red cards and a revealing strictly come dancing story. We went walkabout for Augusts Business Club meeting visiting […]
5th July 2022

Getting the Work- Life Balance

Text by Katy Humphrey Welcome to this month’s newsletter. We had a really engaging meeting with plenty of new faces and insights into what services members […]
14th June 2022

Charity begins at Home

Text by Katy Humphrey Welcome to this month’s amazing event. We had brilliant networking sessions and mind-blowing speakers all with a room full of people wanting […]
10th May 2022

Newark a better place to Live, Work & Play

Text by Katy Humphrey Welcome to this month’s amazing event. A bright, sunny morning of networking, speakers and a great breakfast provided by Cox Events YMCA […]
7th April 2022

April 2022 – Working towards Net Carbon Neutral

Text by Katy Humphrey Another great meeting with inspiring and challenging speakers and lots of engagement and networking CBC Challenge 22 – What can you do? […]
8th March 2022

March 2022 – It doesn’t have to cost the earth to save the Earth

What an amazing way to begin March! The fullest room we have had since March two years ago with over 90 people/businesses all wanting to build […]
9th February 2022

February 2022 – New faces fill the room!

A fantastically full room with over 80 guests opened by Chairman Kevin Guthrie at The Everyday Champions Centre, who welcomed not only many well known members […]
12th January 2022

January 2022 – positive vibes for the new year

The first meeting of 2022 was opened by Chairman Kevin Guthrie who welcomed members at The Everyday Champions Centre. A new year but familiar faces greeted […]
7th December 2021

December 2021 – A bauble of a time

December’s meeting was opened by Chairman Kevin Guthrie who welcomed members at The Everyday Champions Centre. Being the last meeting of the year, there were Christmas […]
9th November 2021

November 2021 Meeting Shorts

November’s meeting was opened by Chairman Kevin Guthrie who welcomed members at The Everyday Champions Centre inspiring them with his quote of the day… Work beyond […]
5th October 2021

October 2021 Meeting Shorts

In the second meeting back at the Everyday Champions Centre, over 60 members of Newark Business Club were welcomed by Chairman Kevin Guthrie Video killed the […]
7th September 2021

September 2021 Meeting Shorts

Chairman, Kevin Guthrie, welcomed members to the September NBC breakfast meeting after ten months of on-line meetings. And as you might have expected the Everyday Champions […]
17th August 2021

August 2021 Meeting Shorts

Chairman, Kevin Guthrie, welcomed members to the August edition of Newark Business Club where the speakers below discussed the importance of resilience during lockdown. Leisa Pickles, […]
20th July 2021

July 2021 Meeting Shorts

Kicking off July’s meeting, Chairman Kevin Guthrie welcomed members and ran through the meeting agenda. Nottingham Business School – sponsor Dr Lynn Oxborrow, Associate Professor at […]
8th June 2021

June 2021 Meeting Shorts

Chairman, Kevin Guthrie, welcomed attendees to the June meeting. If a copywriter wishes to get involved with writing up the meeting notes and raising their profile, […]
11th May 2021

May 2021 Meeting Shorts

Kevin welcomed attendees to his first meeting as Chairman of Newark Business Club. Shop Newark Online – sponsor Emma Holden comes from a family of furniture […]
14th April 2021

April 2021 Meeting Shorts

Kerri McGarrigle, Chairman of Newark Business Club, opened April’s meeting and gave her final welcome as Chair. This month’s sponsor Collab sponsored this month’s meeting and […]
10th March 2021

March 2021 Meeting Shorts

Kerri McGarrigle, Chairman of Newark Business Club, opened this month’s meeting, welcoming all in her penultimate meeting as Chairman. This month’s sponsor Nottingham Business School sponsored […]
9th February 2021

February 2021 Meeting Shorts

By Daniel Otton – Buttercross Estates Kerri McGarrigle, Chairman of Newark Business Club, opened this month’s meeting with a note to say that Lesley Pashley is […]
11th January 2021

January 2021 Meeting Shorts

By Lisa Harrison – LJH Copywriting Kerri McGarrigle, Newark Business Club Chairman, welcomed us to the first meeting of the year. And whilst 2021 might not […]
7th December 2020

December 2020 Meeting Shorts

By Lisa Harrison – LJH Copywriting December – the last month of the year and the last Newark Business Club meeting of 2020. And what a […]
12th November 2020

November 2020 Meeting Shorts

By Kerri – Chair Newark Business Club A month of progress A misty morning in Newark greeted the participants of Newark Business Club’s November meeting, but […]
7th October 2019

October 2019 Meeting Shorts

By Lisa Harrison – LJH Copywriting A month of progress The scent from Newark’s sugar beet factory lingered in the air on an autumnal start to […]
14th February 2019

Hercules Clay Commemoration Service Invite for Club Members

Hercules Clay was a local cloth merchant, church warden at St Mary Magdalene and royalist mayor of Newark during the Civil War and had a dream […]
14th January 2019

January 2019 Meeting Shorts

If we weren’t feeling ready for the new year before 2019’s first Newark Business Club meeting of 2019, then we certainly were afterwards.  Two fitness and […]
14th January 2019

December 2018 Meeting Shorts

Whoever had the great idea of making it Christmas jumper day at Newark Business Club couldn’t have picked a warmer morning! As the club members arrived […]
14th January 2019

November 2018 Meeting Shorts

Chairman Kerri Saxby welcomed 80 people to the November meeting of Newark Business Club. As well as encouraging more relaxed networking by challenging guests to create the […]
14th January 2019

October 2018 Meeting Shorts

As Newark Business Club gathered at 7am on the first Friday of October, one thing was on everyone’s mind: “It’s so dark in the mornings now!”. […]
14th January 2019

September 2018 Meeting Shorts

Several new faces joined the September meeting of Newark Business Club which was packed with news about upcoming events and ways businesses can get involved in […]
8th November 2018

Your chance to decide the future of money and meet the Bank of England’s Governors

Just like the world around us, money is evolving. That evolution has implications for the way we make payments, the way we keep our financial system […]
11th July 2018

July 2018 Meeting Shorts

Newark Business Club’s latest meeting on Friday 6th July was a bit of a multi-media special, with event sponsors, Radio Newark and East Midlands Digital Radio […]
2nd May 2018

Contact details for businesses affected by the current Sewerage works

Newark Business Club has been provided contact details for the compensation team. Please see detail below and pass to any businesses who may need to be […]
29th January 2018

January 2018 Meeting Shorts

Newark Business Club It was a busy meeting for Newark Business Club as attendees met for the first session of the year. Networking was at an […]
21st December 2017

December 2017 Meeting Shorts

Newark Business Club More than 70 business people attended the latest Newark Business Club meeting on Friday 1st December. Having donned a festive t-shirt Amy Codd, […]
21st December 2017

November 2017 Meeting Shorts

Newark Business Club More than 90 business people attended the latest Newark Business Club meeting on Friday 3rd November. Amy Codd, NBC Chair, welcomed a number […]
10th October 2017

October 2017 Meeting Shorts

Newark Business Club It was a chilly, autumnal start to the morning as Club Chair Amy Codd welcomed 70 business people to Newark Business Club at […]
10th October 2017

August 2017 Meeting Shorts

Meeting Round Up Vice-chairman Simon Shaw welcomed over 70 local businesses and organisations to the August meeting of Newark Business Club. They were probably partly tempted […]
5th October 2017

September 2017 Meeting Shorts

It was a chilly, autumnal start to the morning as Club Chairman Amy Codd welcomed seventy business people to Newark Business Club at the Everyday Champions […]
4th October 2017

October 2017 Business Club Calls for Change

Members of Newark Business Club Action Group have drawn up a response on the recent East Midlands rail franchise consultation to drive development and steer future […]
12th July 2017

July 2017 Meeting Shorts

Newark Business Club Club Chairman Amy Codd welcomed eighty business people to the meeting of the Newark Business Club at the Everyday Champions Centre on Friday […]
5th June 2017

June 2017 Meeting Shorts

Newark Business Club Club Chairman Amy Codd welcomed eighty-five business people to the meeting of the Newark Business Club at the Everyday Champions Centre on Friday […]
8th May 2017

May 2017 Meeting Shorts

Newark Business Club Eighty business people attended the meeting of the Newark Business Club at the Everyday Champions Centre on Friday 5th May. Club Chairman Amy […]
10th April 2017

April 2017 Meeting Shorts

Spring was in the air as busy business people from across Newark met after sunrise for the first time this year as they attended the April […]
6th March 2017

March 2017 Meeting Shorts

Kerri Saxby from Shooting Star, reports from the March meeting… The March meeting began with a welcome to the apprentices who had come along in advance […]
6th February 2017

February 2017 Meeting Shorts

Kerri Saxby from Shooting Star, reports on February’s meeting… I Heart Newark It’s official, Newark is vibrant, unique and a historic gem. With Valentine’s Day on […]
23rd January 2017

January 2017 Meeting Shorts

Kerri Saxby from Shooting Star, reports on January’s meeting… At the first meeting of 2017, Chairman Amy Codd welcomed new and established club members and kicked off […]
23rd January 2017

January 2017 Newsletter

Newark – Building on Success David Lloyd, Leader of Newark Town Council (NTC) gave members a positive and insightful presentation into plans for the future. David, […]
3rd December 2016

December 2016 Meeting Shorts

It’s Beginning to Look a lot Like Business It was an early start for Newark Business Club members as they met on Friday 2nd December for […]
8th November 2016

November Meeting Shorts

With bonfire night on the horizon the November meeting began with a warm welcome from Chairman, Amy Codd. Following last month’s call to action on the […]
17th October 2016

October Meeting Shorts

Meeting Shorts Kerri Saxby from Shooting Star, has returned from annual leave and was back writing her meeting shorts! When the Chairman Gives You Lemons… The […]
29th September 2016

September 2016 Newsletter

Brexit… There seems a penchant among Politicians to quote from the Communists of the past. First there was John McDonnell quoting from Mao’s Little Red Book […]