News: Sustainable Travel Event next week

Posted on 7th June 2017

Sustainable Travel

13th June 2017, 16:30 – 19:00
Free to attend- book your place

The Sustainable Business Partnership CIC is pleased to invite you to our Sustainable Travel Event which will be taking place on 13th June 2017 16:30 – 19:30 at Martlets Hall, Burgess Hill, RH15 9NN

Exhibition

The event will include an exhibition where you can test ride electric bikes from Cycleshack and you will be able see 100% electric cars from Barnard & Brough Nissan Dealership. You will also have the opportunity to meet other organizations offering sustainable travel products and our event partners.

Keynote Speakers

West Sussex County Council has recently confirmed a £14.9 million funding package for transport and infrastructure improvements in Burgess Hill, which includes new integrated transport solutions.Gary Marsh, Mid Sussex District Councillor Cabinet Member for Service Delivery and Rachel Ryan-Crisp Burgess Hill Growth Area Programme Manager will discuss the Burgess Hill regeneration plans

Edwards Vacuum have implemented a range of initiatives at their Global Technology Centre to reduce business mileage and help employees choose more sustainable options to travel to and from work. Peter Lamb, Senior Manager -Scientific Pump Technology at Edwards Vacuum’s Global Technology Center, will share how the range of initiatives they have implemented have delivered cost and carbon savings.

Networking

You will have the opportunity to network with other delegates. Light refreshments will be provided.

Bookings

This event is free to attend, supported by Mid Sussex District Council. Our event partners are Haywards Heath and District Business Association and Burgess Hill Business Parks Association.

To book your place at the event please complete our online booking form.

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Testimonials

"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)

"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)

"Since joining BHBPA we have found it to be a dynamic and vibrant members’ organisation, with excellent, regular and informative meetings.

Peter Liddell does a first class job in ensuring that members’ interests are aired and addressed.
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Mark O'Shea, Partner
(Rawlison Butler)

"The BHBPA is the most effective and dynamic business organisation I have ever worked with in over 30 years in Local Government. It has a very active and large membership whose points of view are taken seriously by all government structures. Peter Liddell does an excellent job in providing unique and enjoyable networking opportunities where members interact and discuss points of mutual interest. It provides a forum for businesses to discuss common issues, to share experiences and to play a powerful and meaningful role in the Burgess Hill community. The BHBPA provides important and credible support for all its members and ensures that their best interests are represented where necessary. "

Steve Cridland, CEO
(Burgess Hill Town Council)