Since being established, Corby Business Group has become one of the foremost information sources on Local Legislation, Planning & Environmental matters which have a direct effect on you and your business.
As a key part of our work with local government we have a Lobby Group which has access to local MP's, MEP's and Councillors to protect the interests of local business.
We are also proud to be part of Employment and Training Initiatives and as a group we can advise and assist, our target is to develop a labour pool of well trained, eager young people.
With our Business News and Events we keep you up to date with what really matters in our local business community.
Nick Bolton will speak to the group to explain how to reduce the cost of electricity to your business. ...More info
Pamela Wright will talk about the outlook for the economy, focusing on the following questions: Now that inflation is on its way up, will interest rate increases necessarily follow? How does the outlook for...More info
Regeneration of Corby As Chief Executive of Corby Borough Council, Norman Stronach has led on a number of regeneration and growth related projects in the Borough. Norman plays a key role in the economic...More info
The 2017 annual golf day will take place on Tuesday 25 July in aid of Adrenaline Alley. ...More info
Mandy Young hosted the March breakfast meeting in the newly redeveloped cafe. Mandy spoke to the group about how the Addrenaline Alley project was born and its development since 2002. There has been rapid expans ...More info
Tom provided a positive take on the local economy and applauded the impact of the business community in Corby. He also spoke about Brexit and referred to the opportunities that this may bring to the town. Tom...More info
Peter Kirkbride Head Teacher at BWA spoke to members about the similarities and differences between being a Head Teacher and leading a business. He also highlighted the challenges and opportunities facing education and their impact/links to business...More info
Peter O'Donnell, a retired Chartered Loss Adjuster who specialised in dealing with Arson and Fraudulent Insurance claims gave a personal view, and an insight into fraud prevention. Peter spoke of his experieMore info
Our annual update of the market conditions for commercial property and land in Corby. This time last year demand was at an all-time high! How have recent issues impacted on the market. Following last year's pre ...More info
Emma provided a post brexit view of life as Corby's European MP. The Group were given an insight into the implications of June's referendum and the direction of future negotiations once Article 50 is triggered next year. ...More info
The CBG September breakfast meeting will be held at the Manor House,Corby. The event will be hosted by Julie Hoult from Tresham College, and will feature a talk by one their partners “Mindful Education”....More info
The 2016 annual charitable golf day took place at the end of July at Prior hall Golf Club.A beautiful day and a competitive field. The cup was won by Matt from the John Barnes sponsored fourball. The...More info
The Corby Business Group’s July breakfast speaker was Ruth Roan of Velocity Growth Hub. Ruth gave our members a presentation on how the Growth Hub can help local businesses with a free business support programme with advice from experts who can assist...More info
The Group heard from Ann Marie Lawson and Inspector Julie Mead about the good works of the Jam Team which operate under the umbrella charity Groundwork. The Jam Team, is a unique instant response detached youth...More info
An interesting update from the Bank of England with an assessment on the economy with some predictions for the future.More info
A wonderful setting, great hospitality and a chance to get together at Deene Park in aid of the Lakelands Hospice. ...More info
Maggie Mackay provided the group with a flavour of the good works at Home Start. Home-Start Corby is based at the Pen Green Children's Centre. It offers support, friendship and practical help to families.More info
Steve Leyland gave a fascinating insight into the operations at East Midland trains. The group were advised on future investment plans. The railway to Corby is already seeing investment with an extra track in place near Kettering designed to increase...More info
Cassandra and Andrew showed how our dependency on technology has allowed for the development of a new age where computers are used to commit crimes. Demonstrating how the pace of technological growth has been steadily increasing and with it there...More info
Business Networking is at heart of our meetings giving you the opportunity to discover, talk to and do business with local companies. If you couple this with our unique member only offers - can you afford not to be a member?
Come and see how other companies have solved problems both locally and regionally with our Factory Visits. There is always something of interest and something that you can take away from the experience and use. Contact us.
Membership of North Northants (formerly Corby) Landowners' Group – Land uptake and the development of Corby and surrounding area, including roads.
Membership of the Local Strategic Partnership – working on community development with the Police, Education & Health services, Borough & County Councils, etc.
Membership of Corby Borough Council Scrutiny Panel; Including a sub-group on Highways issues in Corby.
Membership of Corby Active – Health in the workplace.
Corby Business Group is a collection of business people driven to expand business opportunity in and around Corby. We represent a diverse range of industry sectors and as such offer a network of contacts and experience. We meet monthly to discuss issues, share achievements, and take in information from a plethora of guest speakers from officials within the business world and as such have become one of the foremost information sources on Local Legislation, Planning & Environmental matters which have a direct effect on you and your business.
By joining us, you immediately have access to our knowledge and contacts and we welcome what ever you can bring to enrich the group and aid our expansion across the area.
Through our website, meetings and events, we offer a platform to disseminate events, offers and information to all partners and beyond, which is administered centrally and efficiently to optimise the benefits we can offer.
A key part of our work with Local Government is through our Lobby Group which has access to local MP's and MEP's and Councillors to protect the interests of local business.
We are also proud to be part of Employment and Training Initiatives and as a group we can advise and assist, our target is to help develop a labour pool of well trained eager young people from Corby and it's environs.
With our Business News and Events we keep you up to date with what really matters in our local business community. Contact us.
Becoming a member of Corby Business group is relatively straightforward. Simply drop a message to our Secretary through the sitecontact page or, via external email to:
Let us know something about you and your business and what you'd like to achieve through your membership of the group. If you could send us some text for use on your company synopsis on our website, as well as a logo and contact details as well we will get back to you as soon as possible. We look forward to hearing from you and creating a more prosperous future for Corby and its surrounding area.