Past Events

Events

Below are past and future Business Exmoor events. Some past events have downloadable resources that were used in the event.
May 2016
Air Your Views On Planning
Wednesday 25th May
Has your application suffered through odd features of process or inconsistency or for any other illogical or unfair reason?....discuss it with us in a lively and enlightened atmosphere....

We are gathering information to present to the ENPA regarding improvements that could be made to planning process in the area.

Please notify us if you entend to come: admin@businessexmoor.co.uk


Venue – 7pm at The White Horse, Exford
March 2016
Business Exmoor AGM
Thursday 17 March
AGM, with presentation by Matt Gard of Davisons "Budget and General Tax Planning Update", Kindly sponsored by Davisons Accountants Speakers – Matt Gard of Davisons
Venue – 7pm at Davisons Accountants, South Molton
2016
Meet your MP
TBA 2016 (This date is subject to confirmation)
An opportunity to meet and hear from the local Exmoor MPs Speakers – Peter Heaton-Jones (MP for North Devon) and Ian Liddell-Grainger (MP for Bridgewater)
Venue – The White Horse Hotel, Exford at 7 p.m.
October 2015
Broadband Update
Monday 12 October
An opportunity to hear about the roll out of Broadband across Devon and Somerset, when you can expect to be connected and how. Speakers:
Matt Barrow - Stakeholder Engagement Officer, Connecting Devon and Somerset.
Dan Jones - Airband (won the contract to provide wholesale broadband to Devon and Somerset in Stage 2 of the scheme).

Additional Speakers:
Nigel Duke of Morgan Hill (IT Consultants) - Provides a different perspective on Broadband on Exmoor and beyond.
Dan James - Exmoor National Park - On an unrelated topic - provides a short run down on the new Exmoor and Dartmoor Economy Prospectus.

Venue – The White Horse Hotel, Exford at 7 p.m.
 
September 2015
Thinking about Renewables
Tuesday 8th September
A presentation on Biomass, Solar PV, Wind and Ground Source with questions afterwards. The presentation will be followed by a social evening and barbecue Speaker – Grace Jeffreys from Source Renewables Ltd, South Molton and Simon Boorer of Optimum Heating (wood chip and pellet boilers)
Venue – Westermill Farm, Exford at 7 p.m.
July 2015
Planning - Business Exmoor’s response to the new E.N.P. Local Plan
Thursday 16th July
Speaker – Chaired by our committee member Mark Sanders of Acorn Rural Property Consultants
Venue – The White Horse Hotel, Exford at 7 p.m.

A Business Workshop
Wednesday 8th July
Speaker – Presented by Patricia Marks of The Somerset Business Agency
Venue – Shearwell Offices, Putham Farm, Wheddon Cross at 7 p.m.
June 2015
Highways: Who Closed the Road?
Thursday 4th June
Speaker – An officer from SCC Highways Authourity TBA
Venue – The White Horse Hotel, Exford at 7 p.m.
May 2015
"Where's Wally?" - How to get noticed on the Internet.
Tuesday 12th May
Speakers – Peter Whitby – Shearwell’s Google Analytics Guru
Venue – Shearwell Offices, Putham Farm, Wheddon Cross at 7 p.m.
 
March 2015
Planning within the National Park
Thursday 5th March
Speakers - Mark Sanders and Brian Dinnis of Acorn Rural Property Consultants Ltd
Venue – The White Horse Hotel, Exford at 7 p.m.