Member News

Katie Bourne Interiors are excited to launch our new ‘Horse Tales’ range.

Posted: 20th September 2017

Driven by an interest in storytelling, Katie’s designs are all created with a child’s imagination in mind. From space voyages to circus trips, her high quality wallpapers and fabrics inspire…


When you have ‘crazy busy’ days back-to-back

By: Victoria Prince

Posted: 20th September 2017

Last week and the week before were pretty hectic, so I wrote a blog to note down all the wonderful things which happened – called The Last 10 Crazy Days.…


Growing your business and employing someone for the first time

By: Elaine Tarver

Posted: 18th September 2017

If your first employee begins work on or after 1 October 2017 then  you have pension auto enrolment duties as soon as they start work.   It is essential that you…


Woolpit Counselling Services

By: Emma Harvey Lawrence

Posted: 13th September 2017

We are very proud to announce that the first of our planned services, the Woolpit Counselling Service, is now available throughout the week here, at Woolpit Complementary. Our Clinics and…


CraftCourses website featured on Countryfile!

By: Kate Dewmartin

Posted: 13th September 2017

Kate Dewmartin from Craft Courses was on BBC’s Countryfile on Sunday night as part of the feature about endangered crafts on the Radcliffe Red List. Filming was done at The Welsh Mill in…


Joanna Zara Millinery autumn winter collection preview – and a special offer for WiRE members

By: Joanna Zara

Posted: 13th September 2017

Joanna Zara will be heading from Sussex to London next week to preview her new autumn winter collection at a pop up shop in London’s Portobello Road. The new collection…


WiRE member supports equestrian businesses to diversify and grow

By: Anne Clarke

Posted: 11th September 2017

I’m Carolyn and I run Black Pig Retreats, a Glamping Business near Shaftesbury in Dorset.   We have three large Safari tents and an equestrian venue, which is available to hire…


Carolyn Trafford Launches Jewellery Range

By: Carolyn Trafford

Posted: 11th September 2017

Some of you will know that Carolyn Trafford, Creative Coach at Reflections Coaching has been working with clients in a creative way since 2010. She has now finally released her…


Look After Your Website, Look After Your Business

By: Imogen Allen

Posted: 11th September 2017

Looking after your website is a very important job. Many small businesses have ventured into the world of websites to get their businesses seen online. Some business may have worked…


New contemporary art, design and handmade gallery set to open in Leek, Staffordshire

By: Susan Coates

Posted: 11th September 2017

WIRE member Susan Coates from the Little Brown Dog Workshop is teaming up with eight Staffordshire Moorlands artists, designers and makers for an exciting new venture. In October 2017 they are…