Become a Dementia Friend sessions for Ilkley

Become a Dementia Friend sessions for Ilkley

Become a Dementia Friend Dementia Friends gives people an understanding of dementia and the small things that you can do to make a difference Come join them at: The Clarke Foley Centre, Cunliffe Road, Ilkley, LS29 9DZ At one of the following sessions: Friday 13th November 2015 2.00-3.00pm Wednesday 2nd December 2015 6.00-7.00pm Saturday 23rd January […]

News from Poppy Red

As well as stocking an extensive range of shoes for children, Poppy Red are now also stocking ladies shoes with styles from Ruby Shoo, Poetic License and Melissa. Poppy Red is excited to be a stockist of the fabulous Madpax back packs and also has a range of children’s and ladies brollies – I am […]

The Secret Drawer

Wednesday 7th of October 2015 10:15 – 11:30 Join Farrow & Ball at The Secret Drawer Skipton for an inspirational talk on how to transform your home with colour. Kirsty Ardis form Farrow & Ball and The Secret Drawer Interior Design team will be on hand throughout the event to provide inspirational colour advice.  

Award-winning business woman to headline Ilkley Business Conference

Award-winning business woman to headline Ilkley Business Conference

Thrive Yorkshire’ Business Growth Conference is back with award-winning business woman, Kate Hardcastle, heading the line- up of Yorkshire based speakers! Following great feedback from those that attended last year, the conference is once again offering practical strategies, tools and tips to help businesses in the region not only grow, but thrive. “It will be […]

Should there be a market in Ilkley?

At the May AGM meeting of the Ilkley Business Forum, Paula Connor presented the case for a farmers market to be started in Ilkley. She’d like to know your thoughts about this – read more here.

New Chairman Appointed

Steve Butler was appointed as the new Chairman of IBF to replace Vera Woodhead from September onwards in 2014. “It will be difficult, but I intend to work even harder than Vera did to make IBF a truly representative organisation for all businesses, large or small, in LS29.”

Knock, Knock, Knocking on Number 11’s Door

Ilkley Business Forum Chairman, Steve Butler, was invited last week to visit the Northern Powerhouse Reception by Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne.  The reception, in the State Drawing Room at Number 11 Downing Street, took place on 20 January 2015 and was attended by over 100 business men and women and the MPs who […]

Meeting 14 January 2015

Bringing the Aagrah from Chakswari to Ilkley Moor FROM PAKISTAN TO ILKLEY MOOR The speaker at Ilkley Business Forum’s meeting on Wednesday, 14th January 2015, will be Mohammed Aslam, MBE, the managing director of the Aagrah Group of Restaurants.  He will describe his progression from his arrival in England from Pakistan as a young man […]