Monday, 1 February 2016

Starting a new business in 2016? workshops to point you in the right direction.

Workshop with a variety of business support organisations, to point you in the right direction.
Find out about the support available in Leeds – from marketing your business to taxation & book-keeping, funding your business, protecting your name and website and much more.
Outline of workshops:
  • How to access library business services: Business & IP Centre, Central Library
  • Business advice & guidance: West & North Yorkshire Chamber of Commerce
  • Making tax & book keeping less painful: WGN Chartered Accountants, Haines Watts Chartered Accountants
  • Marketing your business: Chartered Institute of Marketing
  • Do you need a loan to get you started? Leeds City Credit Union
  • Social media for business: S L Social
  • Getting the most from your bank: Santander
Networking Between speakers and attendees
For more information contact Business & IP Centre Leeds Tel: 0113 2478266 ,

workshops taking place in 2016:
Book your free workshop at
Tuesday 23rd February 2016 Dewsbury Road Library
190 Dewsbury Road, Leeds LS11 6PF
10.30am – 1.30pm Tel 0113 395 1581
Tuesday 15th March 2016 Garforth Library Lidgett Lane, Garforth, LS25 1EH
10.30am – 1.30pm Tel 0113 224 3291
Saturday 23rd April 2016 Yeadon Library
Town Hall Square, Leeds LS19 7PP
9.30am – 12.30pm Tel 0113 378 1909
Tuesday 17th May 2016 Chapeltown Library
Reginald Centre, Chapeltown Road LS7 3EX
10.30am – 1.30pm Tel 0113 336 7683

Wednesday, 30 September 2015

Inspiring Entrepreneurs: Kanya King MOBO: Leeds screening 27th Oct 2015

Join us to celebrate the contribution of Black British entrepreneurs and creative talent in the UK today and take this unique opportunity to question the panel on the secrets of their success.
Our local speaker is Sheila Grant:

“As well as being the owner of Chapeltown’s successful Caribbean takeaway/restaurant “The Dutch Pot” Sheila Grant provides assistance to local business start-ups through her role with Chapeltown Development Trust Ltd., using the business acumen and practical knowledge she has acquired throughout her career.”

The Leeds screening is taking place at The Reginald Centre

263 Chapeltown Road
Leeds LS7 3EX
Doors open 5.45pm and finishes at 8pm

details of the London Speakers below: