Why we love Chester – Amazing Hospitality
Here at Chester Business Club it’s well documented that we love our city, whether it’s our own social media channels or those of Chester Business Club members, it’s clear for all to see that we all love Chester. From our world-renowned city walls that are over 2,000 years old to the 21st century societal melting…
Grasping the nettle: reorganising (aka metamorphosising) your business
The interruption to what we used to call ‘normality’ has given us the head-space, opportunity, or possibly forced us, to tackle things we had knew we should, but the daily grind got in the way. Whether it be from finally facing up to that ‘guilty drawer’ full of paperwork at home, to taking the bold…
Chester Business Club to host first Virtual Club Meeting
With the Club’s usual programme of Speaker Dinners curtailed because of the Covid-19 pandemic, we are very pleased to announce a series of virtual Speaker Events to be delivered via Zoom. The first of these will be on Tuesday 9th June 2020 at 7:00pm with guest speaker: With many of the world’s Zoos facing the prospect of…
Save Our Zoo: Chester Zoo to remain closed ‘Indefinitely’
Chester Zoo, the UK’s biggest zoo, has revealed the coronavirus pandemic has already cost the wildlife charity a staggering £5m – and its gates could remain closed ‘indefinitely’. The zoo revealed its financial situation after the government’s latest announcement on the easing of the lockdown failed to include a green light for large, outdoor attractions…
The 2020 Chester Ladies Lunch Supports Chester Women’s Aid
The Club’s annual Charity Ladies Lunch, again masterminded by CBC Chairman Julie Swinnerton, proved another sell-out occasion at the Abode Hotel Chester on Friday (March 6). This year the chosen charity was Chester Women’s Aid and the event was kindly sponsored by Jollifes Solicitors. The guest speaker was Chiara Lisoswki – a One Young World…
Charity Walk On Course To Raise £17000 For Local Good Causes
Chester Business Club’s annual Charity Walk saw over 250 – and 39 family dogs – step out to raise funds for local Chester good causes. Starting from Chester Racecourse the six-mile course took walkers up the Duke’s Drive, through Eccleston Village, along the Meadows to the Finish at the University Riverside Campus. This annual event…
Club Inspires Chester FC to Rare Victory!
A group of 10 Club Members chipped in £1000 for CBC’s sponsorship of the Chester FC v Bromley Town match at the Swansway Stadium. In a five-goal thriller, Chester FC achieved a last minute – and, sadly, all to rare! – victory.
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…