Member News

Innovative new courses designed to help boost workplace wellbeing

By: Julie Jarvey

Posted: 2nd September 2019

Synergy Health, Safety and Wellbeing Ltd is launching two new wellbeing at work courses – one aimed at senior business teams, the other for employees and individuals. Company founder and…


Woman Magazine article on WIRE Member

By: Lisa Richards

Posted: 8th July 2019

Next week Woman Magazine will be running a story about my Mum & the memories I have of her which I told, to illustrate that I can not only speak…


WomanWho Achieves win for Elaine

Posted: 10th June 2019

Elaine Pritchard, one of the three volunteer leaders of the WiRE Burton network,  has been honoured for her achievements through networking at the fourth annual Woman Who Achieves awards. More…


WiRE Member (Louise Roberts) becomes an co – author of a 3M handbook

Posted: 3rd June 2019

Louise Roberts of Alimenti Food Sciences was commissioned to write a chapter of a 3M handbook for food and drink manufacturers. The handbook covers all aspects of environmental monitoring in…


Going abroad this summer? Here are some food safety tips.

Posted: 31st May 2019

There are a few tips that I would like to share to help you enjoy your travels, without experiencing food poisoning. Drinking water – check before you travel if it…


It’s time to Switch Off

By: Louise England

Posted: 9th May 2019

Holidays are a time to take a complete break from the daily routine, to relax and recharge our batteries.  In these days of electronic communication, many people think an immediate…


Give Boxing For Fitness a Shot, Literally!

By: Michelle Cooper

Posted: 8th May 2019

If you haven’t tried boxing or the training that comes with it, now is the time to give it a shot, literally and metaphorically! Developed by Ricky “The Hitman” Hatton,…


Black Country Business Festival

By: Rachel Bowden

Posted: 29th April 2019

I’ll be hosting a Q&A Panel as part of an event at the Black Country Business Festival. On 15 May in Wolverhampton we’ll be focusing on Governance as Competitive Advantage,…


Hola! Spanish Night raises charity cash in East Staffs

Posted: 29th April 2019

At WiRE Burton we are proud to be raising money throughout 2019 for our chosen charity of the year, the Midlands Air Ambulance. At every meeting we have a collecting…


Uttoxeter Wire and Making Dementia Friends

By: Joanna Parkin

Posted: 23rd April 2019

As a Dementia Friends Champion I was delighted to present the session to the members of Uttoxeter Wire. Many thanks to all those who attended and participated in Dementia Bingo.