Upcoming Events

International Trade Club - Brilliant Breakfast

Event Date:
05 October 2017

Our prestigious breakfast meetings provide vital, informative presentations from guest speakers specifically designed for our Importers and Exporters to develop their knowledge of key issues and to share their experiences with fellow members.

As a new member to the International Trade Club, I thoroughly enjoyed my first meeting and I can’t wait for the next one.”

JON HOYLE, Managing Director, Bright Engineering, Nelson

Guest Speakers

Simon Mollan, Senior Lecturer at the University of York. A business historian, with a keen interest in structural change and organisation within trade, industry, and finance, Simon will put forward three scenarios for Brexit: Hard, Soft, and Limbo.

 Louise Green, Counter Terrorism Security Advisor for Lancashire Constabulary. Louise will provide an update on the current terrorist threat covering the enduring threat of international terrorism and domestic extremism. Some of the key issues the UK is facing and the support available to international businesses will be discussed.

 Andrew Turner, Managing Director of composite tube makers Langtec Limited based in Altham. Andrew will reveal how a small company can make the right impression on an international stage without costing the earth, as well as how to avoid the pitfalls “Whilst I'm not a salesman I do travel regularly overseas and enjoy the mishaps that happen along the way”. 

To connect with like-minded exporters and importers and to check availability please contact Marie White on 01254 356448 or email m.white@chamberelancs.co.uk

Future Dates for your diary:

1st December 2017 (International Trade Club Awards & Gala Luncheon) - 60th Anniversary Gala Luncheon with guest entertainer former air traffic controller Phil Holt. 

International Trade Awards 2017

Entries are now being accepted for one or more of the three individual awards Outstanding Exporter Achievement, Outstanding Importer Achievement and Newcomer to International Trade.

Request your award application form by contacting m.white@chamberelancs.co.uk or alternatively 01254356448. Closing dates for entries Friday 24th November.


Event Venue:
Mercure Dunkenhalgh Hotel & Spa
Blackburn Road - Clayton Le Moors Lancashire
Event Contact:
Marie White
Contact Email:

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