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Annual cheque presentation dinner – 10th July 2017

CHARITIES and good causes were presented with cheques totalling £15,000 during the annual general meeting of the Chester Business Club. Claire House Children’s Hospice and Save The Family each received £5,000 as the two principal beneficiaries of the club’s annual Charity Ball. Cheque presentations were also made to Bridge Community Farm, Hospice of The Good…
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Conservative, Labour and Lib Dem candidates in head-to-head debate at Club’s General Election ‘Hustings’ event

Over 150 Club members and guests gathered at the Crowne Plaza Hotel for a Club dinner followed by an Election ‘Any Questions?’ session featuring Will Gallagher (Conservative), Chris Matheson (Labour) and Lizzie Jewkes (Liberal Democrat), the candidates for the City of Chester constituency in June’s general election. The AQ session was chaired by Jim Hancock,…
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Club Stages Meeting to hear progress report on ‘Chester PLC’

The Crowne Plaza Hotel was the destination of choice for 250 businessmen and women on Tuesday (May 16) to hear from leaders of Chester’s business community about the city’s aspirations for the future. The meeting was organised by Chester Business Club and was chaired by the club president David Faulkner (managing director of NWN Media…
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Guest speaker at the Club Dinner in April was Steve Leonard.

Steve Leonard studied veterinary science at Bristol University Veterinary School. In the final year of his degree, the BBC approached the college to film a group of final-year students. Originally seeing the idea of appearing on TV as “a bit of a laugh,” he agreed to participate in the filming. The series, Vets’ School was…
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Club and Pub combine to support War Memorials Trust

Chester Business Club joined forces with the Chester’s historic Albion Inn to raise funds in support of the War Memorials Trust (WMT). For many years The Albion has been staging events to honour the memory of the fallen heroes of the 1914-18 World War. The ‘Christmas in The Trenches’ evenings have been a regular and…
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CBC part-fund transport costs for Chester Adult Phab Social Club to see Billy Elliott

Chester Business Club was pleased to fund the transport costs for a group of members from the Chester Adult Phab Social Club’s visit to Manchester to see the Billy Elliott stage show at The Palace Theatre, Manchester. Phab secretary Lynda Hesketh says, “Feedback from members said the show was awesome and most agreed it was…
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AMG elects Andy Foster as new Club Chairman

A sell-out audience gathered at the Slow Boat Oriental Restaurant for the Chester Business Club’s Annual General Meeting when Andy Foster (Andy Foster Architects) was elected the new chairman of the Club in succession to Nick Hodson. The AGM also saw Paddy Gill (PRS Telecom Ltd) elected as Vice-Chairman. Three Club members were elected to…
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