Member News

Shrewsbury Network Blog – January 2016

Posted: 10th February 2016

It was great to see so many new and enthusiastic faces at the first Shrewsbury WiRE meeting of 2016 and equally great that by the break, everyone was chatting, looking…

Discussion on organic skincare

Posted: 8th February 2016

I’m  an independent consultant for NEALS YARD ORGANIC REMEDIES. Apart from this I am a Registered Nurse & have a passion for people living as healthily as possible, so I want…

10 Benefits of Winning a Business Award

By: Kim Gilmour

Posted: 3rd February 2016

There are lots of business, charity, tourism and community awards being launched at the moment but when I ask my contacts if they are applying, the usual response is ‘No’.…

Move out of your comfort zone

Posted: 1st February 2016

By Tracey Nixon from Plum EssenceTherapies January, so far, has been a time of some stress for me.  Yes me, she who helps people to reduce their stress and to…

Suffolk Network raising funds for CLIC Sargent

Posted: 1st February 2016

Businesses belonging to the established networking group Women in Rural Enterprise (WiRE) have celebrated raising over £472 in a year of fundraising for CLIC Sargent. Donning wigs for Wig Wednesday,…

WiRE Members Celebrating BIG Wins at Business Awards

Posted: 25th January 2016

WiRE members Leann Smith from Printed Chocolates and Nerys Llewellyn-Jones from Agri Advisor are celebrating having won in their categories in the The Carmarthen Journal and Llanelli Star Business Awards…


Posted: 25th January 2016

This fairly new WiRE group is always top of my list for relaxed networking with a lovely group of friendly and inspirational ladies prepared to help each other and share…

New Life, New Business TV Company seeking participants

Posted: 25th January 2016

Pi Productions is looking for participants for a new TV series, the series will follow on people who are relocating to start a new life and a new business. Ideally this…

HMRC Guide – Business Expenses for the Self-employed

Posted: 18th January 2016

Following the successful launch of the e-learning ‘Tax guide for the self-employed’  HMRC are inviting WiRE Members to preview their latest guide which covers allowable Business Expenses for the Self-employed Covering pre-trading expenses, ‘day…

Lena is a Northern Light

Posted: 12th January 2016

WiRE Member and Network Leader for Telford and Wrekin Lena Churm is sharing this fabulous article featured in her local paper.