NFBP – Business Support and networking in the New Forest

Inspirational retailing and co-operative local supply chains – Update from event

Anthony Climpson of Go New Forest facilitated this NFBP breakfast in the charming surroundings of Hockeys Farm, Gorley.  The event debated possible solutions to the barriers in growing the commercial benefits of locally produced New Forest goods, and specifically the issues surrounding supply and demand, without undermining local distinctiveness and authenticity.


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11th May 2018

by Becky Denby


It’s now less than 2 weeks until the new GDPR regulations come into force on 25 May. Are you ready? If not – or not sure – then read our summary below.

What is GDPR?
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a new piece of legislation that governs how your business uses personal data. It takes effect on 25 May 2018. It applies to any company that holds data. (more…)

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10th May 2018

by Natasha Davies

Business Breakfast: Unlocking commercial finance

Unlocking commercial finance – a clear guide for businesses to understand and access finance.

The key focus is to provide a clear understanding of the different types of commercial finance available, the range of lenders and to explain their criteria. The purpose is to ensure that businesses and professionals can access the appropriate finance and structures that meet their needs.

This event will take place on Thursday 14 June 2018 at Spot in the Woods (formally Hotel TerraVina). Non-members are very welcome to attend! We hope to see you there!

Bookings for this event will close at 11:30am Monday 11 June.

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24th April 2018

by Natasha Davies