Member News

WiRE member to feature on BBC2 on Katie Humble’s Back to the Land

Posted: 21st May 2018

WiRE member Katie Allen and her business Loopy Ewes will feature on Katie Humble’s new programme, Back to the Land, this week. The website for the program is and Katie’s website is The…

New online tool will boost services

Posted: 8th May 2018

WiRE Partners Henshalls have invested in the very latest technology to boost the services we offer to clients; a bespoke online portal that will be an invaluable resource for employers…

GDPR Myth Busting: Do you really need a Chief Data Officer?

By: Helen Astill

Posted: 8th May 2018

Apparently a new survey has suggested that almost half of UK business owners are braced for a GDPR non-compliance penalty ahead of the 25 May deadline, with private businesses struggling…

Happy 12th Birthday for Cherington HR!

By: Helen Astill

Posted: 8th May 2018

Cherington HR Ltd. is currently celebrating its 12th anniversary. It was founded in the spring of 2006 to provide high-class HR support to employers in the three counties locally. Since…

5 Steps to Make Your Website GDPR Friendly

Posted: 8th May 2018

With GDPR on its way this month, many businesses are finding the practical application of GDPR to their websites confusing. In this easy 5 step approach are examples of what…

7 Steps to Social Media Success

Posted: 3rd May 2018

Article by Esther Partridge-Warner Please can the lovely WiRE members help me? I’ve just written my first online course, and now I need some feedback please.  Often businesses create their…

Quintessential Wedding Day Dogs

By: Jacqui Smith BCCSDip AdvCanBhv

Posted: 3rd May 2018

Quintessential Wedding Day Dogs is an innovative new business that commenced it’s services in February 2018.  This idea is perfect for couples with a very special dog in their lives…

Wedding season is upon us!

By: Wendy Wiggins

Posted: 3rd May 2018

I’m particularly pleased to have been approached to make Bridal cushions for a beautiful hotel in the Cotswolds – they place the cushion with the happy couple’s name on the…

York Fashion Week

By: Beverley Taylor

Posted: 1st May 2018

York Fashion Week made its stylish entry on April 16th and brought York a colourful palette of events, workshops and talks. But it wasn’t all catwalks and couture. The event…

Managing the pain of Fibromyalgia to set up a new Business

By: Sarah Stanyer

Posted: 1st May 2018

My Journey- I was diagnosed with Fibromyalgia in 2015. After battling osteoarthritis  from the age of 12, resulting in half a knee replacement at the tender age of 44. Spending…