West Lancs logo

Events and networking

Funding & Support For Your Business Event

NatWest in partnership with Federation of Small Businesses are holding a free 'Funding & Support For Your Business' event, supported by GuideDotYou.

An interactive workshop will be taking place to support you and your business to enable you to consider the support your business needs, and what questions business investors require answering when it comes to funding for business growth.

This event will be held at Samlesbury Hall, Preston New Road, Samlesbury PR5 0UP on Tuesday 13 June 2017, 8.30-10.30am.

For further information or to register your place, visit Eventbrite (external link)

OWL Business Focus

OWL (Ormskirk and West Lancashire) Business Focus is a group of business people who live, work or trade in the Ormskirk or West Lancashire area. It is a member-led organisation which enables connections to be made between individual members, their organisations, other business groups and the wider community.

The group meet regularly to provide members with the opportunity to network with other businesses, hear project updates from the group and guest speakers, and to find out more about our training programmes and social events.

If you are interested in becoming a member and for further information visit OWL Business Focus (external link)

Federation of Small Businesses

The Federation of Small Businesses is a member-led organisation and is the UK’s largest campaigning pressure group representing 200,000 members across the UK, promoting the interests of the self-employed and owners of small firms.

For further information visit Federation of small businesses (external link)

North and Western Lancashire Chamber of Commerce

Membership of the North and Western Lancashire Chamber of Commerce is open to any business, irrespective of size. The Chamber of Commerce is an important part of the regional business community due to its strong membership base and the range of services it offers.

For further information visit North and Western Lancashire Chamber of Commerce (external link)

Liverpool and Sefton Chambers of Commerce

Many West Lancashire businesses have strong commercial links with neighbouring Merseyside.

For further information visit Liverpool and Sefton Chamber of Commerce (external link)