Gloucestershire WiRE Network

Welcome to Gloucestershire WiRE Network

We welcome members to join our informal networking meetings held on the 3rd Thursday of each month at Gupshill Manor, Gloucester Road, Tewkesbury, GL20 5SY.

Our meetings commence at 9.15am with welcome refreshments and introductions, followed by a speaker and presentation on a subject to help your business and skills. Our aim is to provide opportunities to learn, develop and grow, sharing experiences and knowledge with other women in business. The meetings draw to a close by 11.30am, when there is also the opportunity to continue with networking and have an informal lunch.

The WiRE Network Leadership Team is a duo – Louise Roberts and Judith Mercer there is more about us on our Facebook Page

WiRE is unique in its approach to business help, invaluable to all rural women in business at any stage, from the established or growing business, to new or potential businesses. View our full Membership package.

Cost per person per meeting is £5.00 Members, £10.00 Non Members which includes coffee or tea on arrival.

Guests can attend up to two meetings as non members before joining WiRE.

Please note there are no meetings held in August and December.

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WiRE is the only national UK organisation to promote, support and develop rural business women.  WiRE serves its 2,000 members across the UK from Harper Adams Agricultural University in Shropshire.  Ongoing WiRE research into rural business and the barriers faced by rural business women gives WiRE the insight and knowledge to offer specific support to rural business women.

You don’t have to live on farm or be married to a farmer to be part of WiRE, we welcome all women in business.  WiRE Gloucestershire is one of many local network groups, great for networking, learning and promoting businesses