Member News

Wiltshire equestrian start-up business named in Small Business Saturday UK’s ‘Small Biz 100’ for 2016

By: Emma Lawton

Posted: 31st August 2016

HŪF Design is a small start-up business based in Calne, between Chippenham and Swindon in Wiltshire, which creates innovative, stylish products that address real world problems in the equestrian market,…


Latest news from ‘True Colour Fashion’ Ladieswear

Posted: 22nd August 2016

My name is Wendy Marshall and I am the founder of UK based ‘True Colour Fashion’ Ladies wear. I try to source  ladies colourful clothing, I will be adding new seasonal…


Chance to exhibit at the Stafford Winter Show

Posted: 20th August 2016

Opportunity To Trade – English Winter Fair, Upstairs in Bingley Hall, Stafford Showground – 19th & 20th November 2016 A chance to exhibit at the above mentioned event, with support…


What’s driving Brits to the countryside?

Posted: 17th August 2016

A new survey has revealed what Brits love about the countryside – and it might not be what you’re expecting. + Brits are most in favour of the peace and…


Making Memories for all the family

Posted: 17th August 2016

Absolutely loving my new venture.  I was already doing belly casts for pregnant ladies which was amazing when the baby decided to kick however then I knew I wanted to…


How It All Began

By: Sarah Lewis

Posted: 8th August 2016

The beginning. I thought I would write my first blog on how it we started and how Lily’s Secret Vintage Tearoom came to be. So back in 2013 I was…


Brave the Shave for Macmillan

By: Wendy Dyche

Posted: 18th July 2016

On Wednesday 17th August 2016, in Uttoxeter, I am taking part in Macmillan Cancer fundraiser Brave the Shave. Over the years I have lost family and friends to the disease…


New workshops and Very Vintage Events at Lily’s

By: Sarah Lewis

Posted: 13th July 2016

New to Lily’s Secret Vintage Tea Rooms, join artist Kate Elwell on September 10th for our brand new bag workshop. £30 per person including refreshments. Pre booking only HERE. My…


Fusing Business and Creativity – Fusing Ideas Glass

By: Jill Bagnall

Posted: 11th July 2016

The first half of 2016 has been busy and exciting for Fusing Ideas Glass. Owner and glass artist, Jill Bagnall enthuses that her business is now beginning to look &…


Happy Birthday #WiREHour!

By: Cheryl Turner

Posted: 11th July 2016

It’s hard to believe, but July 14th sees the first birthday of #WiREHour on Twitter! Every Tuesday, between 7 – 8pm WiRE members up and down the UK join together…