Category: Dining

CBC Presidents Dinner welcomes guest of honour Sir Phil Redmond CBE

Club President Julie Mogan has secured Sir Phil Redmond to speak at her President’s Dinner. Sir Phil is the creator of a number of iconic television programmes – notably the gritty series Grange Hill, Brookside and Hollyoaks – through his independent production company Mersey Television. A longstanding ambassadorial campaigner for Liverpool and Merseyside, not least through his…
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Easter Wine Offer 15% OFF minimum 6 bottles mixed case

7th April, 2020 The Easter Wine Survival Box offer is for FREE delivery of 6 bottles to your door step, within 20 miles of Chester. If you live further afield we ask you for a minimum order of 12 bottles or £100 to qualify for FREE delivery.   1) Verdicchio dei Castelli di Jesi Classico…
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Pets At Home Boss Speaks At Club Dinner

The guest speaker at February’s Club Dinner was Peter Pritchard, CEO of Pets At Home – the business that set up its first shop – here in Chester! – in 1991 and has grown to be the pet-related industry’s market leader with 450 stores nationwide with a market value close to £1 billion. Pritchard, who…
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WOMEN TO THE FORE AT CHESTER BUSINESS CLUB

A full-house attendance at the Slow Boat Restaurant for the Club’s AGM saw two leading Chester businesswomen take senior Officer positions in the Club. Julie Mogan (Regional Director, Excello Law) was elected the Club’s President and Julie Swinnerton (MD, Benison Nursery Schools) has become Club Chairman. The AGM also saw the election of Bob Ellis…
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Club AGM/Cheque Dinner

There was a full-house attendance at the Slow Boat Restaurant for Chester Business Club’s AGM/Charity Cheque Dinner. The Lord Mayor of Chester & Lady Mayoress (Cllr & Mrs Mark Williams) were guests of honour and the event was chaired by CBC Vice-President David Pickering. The AGM saw the election of the following: President: Julie Mogan…
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FARAGE DELIVERS BARNSTORMING SPEECH AT CLUB DINNER

Nigel Farage was guest of honour at the March Club Dinner and gave his sell-out audience a no-holds-barred, barnstorming speech on the shortcomings of the Government’s handling of the Brexit negotiations. Introducing him, Club chairman Paddy Gill said, ‘However these things are measured, history will record that Nigel Farage is one of the most influential…
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Inspirational Speech from British/Asian Entrepreneur

Mohammed ‘Mo’ Chaudry was the guest speaker at a Club Lunch held at the Mercure Abbots Well Hotel. The British/Asian entrepreneur, property investor, leisure investor, financial advisor, fitness enthusiast, motivational speaker and sports manager gave an uplifting, inspirational ‘rages to riches’ speech. He spoke about his early years in Pakistan, before travelling to England and…
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Another Successful AGM for Chester Business Club

Celebrating £15000 donations to local charities and welcoming new Council Members The Club’s 2018 Annual General Meeting and Charity Cheque Dinner took place at Chester’s Slow Boat Oriental Restaurant and culminated with £15000 being donated to local charities. The Lord Mayor (Cllr Alex Black) and the Lady Mayoress (Janet Black) were in attendance, along with…
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‘Uplifting and Inspirational’ Speech by Moneypenny Founder Rachel Clacher at Club Dinner

“In having Rachel Clacher with us this evening, we are privileged to welcome one of the UK’s leading female entrepreneurs,” said chairman Paddy Gill in introducing the co-founder of the Moneypenny organization at Club Dinner on April 26th. Rachel set up the Wrexham-based company with her brother Ed Reeves in 2000. It is now the…
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Club Dinner Raises £2,000 For RNIB

Former Cabinet Minister Lord Blunkett was the principal guest and speaker at the Club Dinner on 15th March. Blind since birth, and coming from a poor family in one of Sheffield’s most deprived districts, David Blunkett rose to become, successively, Education & Employment Secretary, Home Secretary and Work & Pensions Secretary in Tony Blair’s Cabinet…
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