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Events and networking

Skelmersdale Ambassadors Network

A programme of events are being delivered in and around Skelmersdale as part of the Skelmersdale Ambassadors Network. The events provide you with high level networking and collaboration and the chance to hear about new developments and opportunities first from those in the know. Speakers include key players leading the area’s major developments to senior figures across the region & UK.

Businesses can attend the events as a guest or via becoming a member of the Skelmersdale Ambassadors Network.

To register for the next event, find out more about previous events and the Skelmersdale Ambassadors Network, visit the Skelmersdale website (external link).

Boost Business Lancashire

A number of events are taking place to help Lancashire businesses start and grow their business. Visit the Boost Business Lancashire website (external link) for a full list of events taking place across Lancashire.

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)