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Future Events

  • Macildowie

    11th Oct 2017

    Jamie Draper from Macildowie to talk on "Maximising business performance through employee engagement, is the key, reward or flexibility and how do you make it work" With plenty of change in the political and economic landscape over the last 18 months...

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  • PAGeotechnical

    17th Nov 2017

    Peter Atchison MD of PAGeoTechnical will share his experiences of developing his company from an initial start, to its current size within CORBY

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  • Tom Pursglove MP

    4th Dec 2017

    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...

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Previous Events

  • CBG Charity Golf Day 2017

    25th Jul 2017

    The 2017 annual golf day saw a competive and well dressed field gather under grey skies. Fortunately, we managed to escape any significant downpour which allowed for some heavy scoring on the course. The prizes were dominated by Friday Legal who took...

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  • Bank of England update

    21st Jul 2017

    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...

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  • Corby Borough Council

    21st Jun 2017

    Regeneration of Corby As Chief Executive of Corby Borough Council, Norman Stronach has led on a number of regeneration...

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  • Brudenell Estates

    25th May 2017

    A presentation about the 10,000 acre Brudenell Estate and Deene Park historic House and Parkland. Brudenell Estates have...

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  • Electric Corby

    26th Apr 2017

    Joe Dickson and David Smith kindly stepped in to speak to the group and explained how bot business and residential users can reduce the cost of electricity consumption. .

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  • Adrenaline Alley

    15th Mar 2017

    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 ...

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  • Tom Pursglove MP

    17th Feb 2017

    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...

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  • Brooke Weston Academy

    11th Jan 2017

    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...

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  • Fraud - Raising Awareness.

    16th Dec 2016

    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 experie

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  • Potter Learoyd

    25th Nov 2016

    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 ...

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  • Emma McClarkin MEP

    7th Oct 2016

    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. ...

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  • Tresham College

    15th Sep 2016

    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”....

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  • CBG Charity Golf Day

    26th Jul 2016

    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...

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  • Velocity Growth Hub

    6th Jul 2016

    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...

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  • Groundwork

    8th Jun 2016

    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...

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  • Bank of England

    19th May 2016

    An interesting update from the Bank of England with an assessment on the economy with some predictions for the future.

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  • Networking Social Evening

    16th May 2016

    A wonderful setting, great hospitality and a chance to get together at Deene Park in aid of the Lakelands Hospice. ...

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  • Corby Home Start

    6th Apr 2016

    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.

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  • East Midland Trains

    16th Mar 2016

    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...

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  • Towergate Insurance

    12th Feb 2016

    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...

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