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Amex 1901 Ticket for sale

Amex 1901 Ticket for sale

Posted on 17th May 2018

Subject: Seagulls – 1901 club seat for sale. Anyway as promised here are the details of the 1901 club corporate seat. Reason for selling is I can no longer justify the expense of two seats . So I have been putting the word around I am selling one of them. Forgot to mention included are the home FA cup games as well as the Premier games. Plus free programmes and free train journey. The 1901 seat is in row b of the West stand in line with the... read more

Aneela Wins Gold Medal

Aneela Wins Gold Medal

Posted on 17th May 2018

Aneela Wins Gold at British Powerlifting Finals & Qualifies for World Champs!   “‘To achieve what you have never achieved, you must do what you have never done.’ I’ve recited this mantra daily since the start of the year”, Aneela says.   She continues, “I’m in my 40s, I have a small physique and I am a female competing in an intimidating industry dominated by very strong men! So many challenges to overcome. I’ve wanted... read more

More Radio links with TBHA

More Radio links with TBHA

Posted on 17th May 2018

More Radio teams up with the Burgess Hill Academy (and discovers some budding radio stars!)   Directly as a result of the pre-Christmas BHBPA drinks at The Woolpack Roy Stannard of More Radio met up with Burgess Hill Academy Head Teacher John Francies and his assistant Elaine Setterfield to discuss the possibility of Year 10 Media Students getting on the radio.   After a meeting distinguished by great ideas flying around in all directions,... read more

Fundraising Event at Bluebell Vineyard

Fundraising Event at Bluebell Vineyard

Posted on 15th May 2018

Dear Peter I trust you are well and enjoying the sunshine. In my ‘spare’ time I am Chair of the Trustees of a very small charity called The Loiyangalani Trust, which helps a large primary chool and some children to go through secondary education, in a remote part of north west Kenya. See our website at www.loiyangalanitrust.org.uk We are holding a fundraising event at Bluebell Vineyard Estates on the 8th July (I happen to know the owners) and... read more

Sussex Cleaning & Care is 40

Sussex Cleaning & Care is 40

Posted on 14th May 2018

40 years of polished performance for Sussex Cleaning & Care When Margaret and John Pitcher set up their office and window cleaning company in Sussex in 1978, desktop ashtrays needed emptying, dust gathered in typewriter keys and the now ubiquitous office water cooler had yet to be introduced. Much has changed in the 40 years since but Sussex Cleaning & Care (SCC) has been consistent in delivering a polished performance across the county. Its... read more

Energy Saving Workshop in BH

Energy Saving Workshop in BH

Posted on 9th May 2018

Within this article there is a key way in which you could reduce your energy bills, thus saving money. It’s not only a key way, it’s a FREE way. If you go along to this free workshop at the King’s Centre you will learn how to make energy saving improvements. It’s partly funded by the EU. Please read on, check this out and sign up by contacting Jack Dale,   jack@sustainablebusiness.org.uk  or by going on the  website.   Utilise... read more

Running for the Homeless

Running for the Homeless

Posted on 9th May 2018

PVL – Running for the homeless Nick Broom, of PVL is running for the homeless this weekend! He is taking part in the Run Gatwick Half Marathon this Sunday and raising money for the charity Crawley Open House who support the homeless and disadvantaged in the local area. They operate a 24 bed hostel, busy day centre, 3 move-on houses and a community outreach team If you could spare just £1 a mile, please go to my JustGiving page and with your... read more

Ladies Day at Plumpton

Ladies Day at Plumpton

Posted on 9th May 2018

Sunshine, prosecco and horse racing…it can only mean one thing, it’s Ladies Day at Plumpton! Come down to Plumpton and get all dressed up on Sunday 13th May. Aptly named Ladies Day but gents and kids are very welcome. There are three best dressed competitions: Best Dressed Lady, Most Dapper Gent and Best Dressed Child all with great prizes! New for 2018 we also have the Mayfield Best Hat Competition! Entertainment: Live Roaming Music Tipster... read more

BHMB18 – A Roaring Success

BHMB18 – A Roaring Success

Posted on 8th May 2018

On Friday last the BHBPA once again presented an exhibition, the ninth in all, at The King’s Centre in Victoria Road, in the heart of the Victoria Business Park in Burgess Hill. Representing the best of business in Mid Sussex, the exhibition featured 71 companies, a mixture of large and small, including manufacturers, logistics, printers, IT specialists and many other types as well. From the official opening at 11am by Rosemary French, the Executive... read more

Platinum Features International Trade

Platinum Features International Trade

Posted on 3rd May 2018

Platinum Business Magazine is the largest circulation regional business magazine in the UK and, with our stable of titles, we reach over 720,000 readers in print and on-line. This is a highly impressive readership and is an unrivalled way to reach your target audience. Platinum is running a major feature on International Trade in our June issue. With comment from the DiT, central Government, Gatwick Diamond Initiative, Gatwick Airport and leading... read more

Meet The Buyers

Meet The Buyers

Posted on 2nd May 2018

  Dear Peter   Gatwick Diamond Meet the Buyers 2018 – Partnership Working   Further to the success of the Gatwick Diamond Meet the Buyers Programme in 2017 we are now planning the delivery of Gatwick Diamond Meet the Buyers in 2018.  There will be a further 8 Seminars with the Meet the Buyers event taking place on 21st November 2018 at the Arora Hotel.   Once again, we would like to invite you to participate as Promotion Partner... read more

Sponsor Top Choir

Sponsor Top Choir

Posted on 2nd May 2018

Dear Peter – I am asking for your help!   Leading choir Coro Nuovo are performing at St Andrew’s Church, Burgess Hill on 14th July 2018.  An American themed evening celebrating music from that rich heritage both Early and Musical Theatre.   The choir is led by international tenor, Andrew Rees who himself has just got back from Carnegie Hall singing with Jonas Kaufman.  We are so lucky to have international performers living in Sussex... read more

From no English to Superstar

From no English to Superstar

Posted on 1st May 2018

From no English to star supervisor: milestone achievement for cleaning company employee A star supervisor from Bio-Productions has reached a milestone achievement with the cleaning company this month. Olga Cepukoit-Kulmatytska is celebrating ten years since she joined the business, which manufactures environmentally-friendly cleaning products for professional, janitorial and industrial use, after moving to England from Lithuania in 2008. Unable to... read more

Rewards Training

Rewards Training

Posted on 26th April 2018

Apprenticeships For All ! enquiries@rewardstraining.co.uk www.rewardstraining.co.uk 01293 224225 Apprenticeships can support your Company’s Training Needs  Want to get maximum return from your Levy Pot by training new and existing staff? Yes!  Can we look at your in house programmes and cross map to an Apprenticeship? Yes!  Can we obtain additional funding to top up your Levy? Yes!  Is there funding for small to medium sized companies... read more

BHMB18 Next Friday

BHMB18 Next Friday

Posted on 26th April 2018

The BHMB18 Exhibition will take place next Friday, 4th May, at The King’s Church in Victoria Road. We have a timetable for the day’s event, including official opening at 11am, visits from local schools, presentations from great speakers and first aid demonstrations as well.  It promises to be an interesting and successful day, and I hope that you are planning to make the most of it, whether you are exhibiting or coming to engage as a... read more

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Mark O'Shea, Partner
(Rawlison Butler)

"The BHBPA is an energetic and vocal organisation that connects and empowers and informs the local business community acting as an effective conduit to local authority and other organisations. We are proud to be part of that community and the association."

Nick Broom, Managing Director
(PVL UK Ltd)

"I am delighted to have a long-standing relationship with the BHBPA. Since its foundation the Association has gone from strength to strength and there is no doubt that it has brought huge benefits to its members and the business community as a whole through the partnerships it has formed with the local authorities, Sussex Police and local organisations. It is paramount that Burgess Hill businesses have an effective collective voice."

The Hon Nicholas Soames MP

"If Carlsberg did networking they would do it the BHBPA way. Each event is packed with great ideas, thought provoking presentations and fun. As a small business we feel supported and part of the community. We have built friendships and business relationships and there is always plenty of advice on hand to benefit us all so don’t hesitate to join whatever the nature of your business. "

Angela Gill, Managing Director
(Bio Productions Ltd)