Member News

Independent, expert travel advice at no extra cost

By: Anna Farmer

Posted: 6th September 2017

I’m excited to announce the launch of my new business as a Personal Travel Consultant working for Travel Counsellors.  I have over 15 years experience as an adventure travel specialist,bespoke…

Make September the month the start your healthy life

By: Susan Veszpremi

Posted: 6th September 2017

I am offering special offers this month so check out my blog at Here you will also see lots of healthy recipes and hints and tips to help you lose…

A cardboard box for the night – so others don’t have to

Posted: 6th September 2017

It’s a challenge that could put the strongest marriage to the test, but my husband and I have signed up to spend a night sleeping in adjoining cardboard boxes at…


Posted: 4th September 2017

What are they I hear your ask, well some of you may be. In case you are not aware the Food Assembly (FA) movement first started in France with the…

When The Spiced Girl Met The Dragons

Posted: 4th September 2017

Many entrepreneurs dream about having their moment facing the fierce Dragon’ Den investors, but for Herefordshire based, Rayeesa Asghar-Sandys, founder of the curry sauce brand ‘Spiced by Rayeesa’, it was…

A Tropical business adventure

Posted: 4th September 2017

Having run my image consultancy business for almost 8 years now, including make-up lessons, workshops etc., First Impressions, who I trained with, took the decision to discontinue their make-up range. I looked…

Foot Trails launches 6 new English walking trails

By: Alison Howell

Posted: 29th August 2017

English walking travel company “Foot Trails ™” is unveiling 6 new English self guided walking trips to showcase rural South West England to travellers in it’s new 2018 brochure. The longest of the new…

International Success for WiRE Member

Posted: 22nd August 2017

I am delighted to share the news that I have been chosen to speak at the Women Influence Forum to be held on Wednesday September 20th, 2017 at the Ritz…

FREE Small Business Conference

Posted: 14th August 2017

Along with fellow WiRE member Cheryl Morris, of Creative Word PR, I am delighted to be organising the second annual Burton Small Business Conference in our home town. The event…

Artist shortlisted for the NOA!

By: Sarah Jane Brown – Artist

Posted: 14th August 2017

I am delighted to report that two of my paintings, ‘Blanketed’ and ‘Restraint’, have been shortlisted for the National Open Art Competition!… Now in its 21st year, the NOA is fast becoming one of…