Category: Events

Chester Business Club welcomed guest of honour Richard Walker OBE, Chairman of Iceland Frozen Foods at Club Dinner:

A large attendance gathered at The Queen Hotel Chester for a Club Dinner where Richard Walker OBE, Chairman of Iceland Frozen Foods, was guest of honour and main speaker. Introducing him, Club  chairman Roy Shelton, said; ‘Continuing the entrepreneurial and creative spirit of his father, Sir Malcom Walker, the Iceland business has become one of…
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The Lord Mayor of Chester proudly presents an evening of opera and musicals

Join in an evening of opera and musicals, in aid of the Lord Mayor of Chester’s Charities Fallen Angels Dance Theatre, Chester Mystery Plays and OPAL Services. Friday, 10 March, 2023. Arrival for 7.00pm for a 7:30 pm prompt start. Carriages by 10.00pm. Chester Town Hall, Northgate Street, Chester, CH1 2HQ. Tickets £30.00 (The ticket includes…
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Charity Ball Charities Receive Their Cheques

The Club’s Ball – held in October at Chester Racecourse – raised £37,000 and cheques were recently presented to the nominated charities at a drinks-and-canapés’ reception at Rowton Hall Hotel. The two main recipients, the Brainwave Children’s Charity and the Neuro Therapy Centre, each received £16,000, with balance going to the CBC Charity Purse to…
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CBC members attend Christmas Reception at the Bishop’s House Chester

Despite a bitterly cold night, a large number of CBC members and guests gathered at Bishop’s House Chester for the Club’s Christmas Reception, hosted by the Right Revd Mark and Mrs Lindsay Tanner. Entertainment came in the form of Cathedral choristers performing yuletide carols. During the evening, CBC vice-chairman Jan Chillery presented a Club cheque…
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Would you be willing to donate £2 to help launch Chester’s first Active Travel Festival?

A team of colleagues from Active Cheshire, Chester Cycling Campaign, Chester Resident Associations  Group, Chester Sustainability Forum, the University of Chester, and Living Streets are working with  Cheshire West and Chester Council to deliver Chester’s first Active Travel Festival on Sunday  18th June 2023.  By Active Travel we mean Cycling, Walking, or Wheeling (scooters, wheelchairs,…
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Catton Hall Shoot Day

Last week, several Chester Business Club members attended a shoot day at Catton Hall. All attendees of the shoot day enjoyed warm weather, exceptional hospitality and professional instruction to take on some challenging clay targets. Feedback, both on the day and after, was brilliant and very complimentary for the Catton Hall team who supported us…
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AGM event honours CBC 2022 nominated charities

The Lord Mayor and Lady Mayoress of Chester (Cllr and Mrs John Leather) were guests of honour at the CBC AGM/Charity Cheque Dinner held at the Slow Boat Oriental Restaurant. The AGM saw Lynne Wood (co-Director, Direct Line Communications Ltd) and Ray Basford (MD, Addhire Ltd) elected to fill the two vacancies on the Club’s…
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Team Handelsbanken win Charity Golf Day 2022

Chester Business Club held their Annual Charity Golf Day at Eaton Golf Club on Thursday 19th May. In a keenly contested event, held in glorious sunshine, David Barker’s Handelsbanken Team emerged as winners of both the Stableford and Putting Competitions. Phil Davies, Captain, Eaton Golf Club and his nominated Charity, Clywd Special Riding School, were…
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Don’t Forget to book for Countess Hospital’s Laughter Lunch

The Countess Charity are hosting a Ladie’s Laughter Lunch in aid of their Blue Skies Balcony Appeal. The event will take place at The Chester Grosvenor on Saturday 14th May 2022. Tickets – £45pp Included: Fizz on arrival 2 course lunch Followed by an afternoon of laughter with comedian Nina Gilligan To reserve your table…
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The 2022 Chester Charity Walk

This year’s CBC Chester Charity Walk will take place on Sunday 18th September. Get together a team of walkers and take part! All CBC Members & Supporters – and their families, colleagues, friends and their pets are invited to a fun occasion to raise funds for favourite local charities! The walk will start at 11.00am…
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