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

""BHBPA is a really well organised and run group, great for networking and benefitting from knowledgeable local speakers with real business insight. Peter brings enthusiasm and humour which helps drive the association forward. I am glad to be part of it.""

Dave Farmer, German Translator
(Dave Farmer & Co)

"This association was started with a lot of effort from a few local businessmen and has proved to be a very powerful and useful tool for our business. The BHBPA has influence at the top level; when action is needed, the BHBPA gets it done. We are kept in touch with all that is happening on our doorstep and will often act because of what is published in the weekly emails / newsletters."

Steve Mooney
(Steven Mooney Machinery)

"“We have been members of BHBPA from its inception, and seen the organisation steadily grow and expand into the dynamic entity it is today, bringing positive benefits to all its members.""

Peter Hook, Manager
(Computer Systems Engineers)

"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