Wealden District Council

Wealden Business Breakfast supported by the East Sussex FSB

Wealden Business Breakfast

When:              Wednesday 29 November 2017

Where:             Buxted Park Hotel, Station Road, Buxted TN22 4AY (free parking on site)

Time:               7.15-7.30am     Arrival/Registration/Networking with


                        7.45am            Breakfast is served

                        8.10am            Business introductions/Presentation and questions and answers

                       9.15-9.30am     Main event ends/optional networking

Cost:                £11 per person (inc. booking fee)

Join us for cooked breakfast with coffee and tea (lighter options available) and business networking.  Take the opportunity to make contacts and introduce your business.  Our guest speaker will provide an update on the transport and broadband scene in the county with the opportunity to hear how your business can keep connected.  Business related questions will be most welcome for the Q and A session on the morning, which will be facilitated by the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB).

Guest speaker:

Road, Rail and Broadband Update

Rupert Clubb, Director of Economy, Transport and Environment, East Sussex County Council

Rupert has a wide range of responsibilities affecting our quality of life and how we live, travel and enjoy our local environment across East Sussex.  His department at the County Council helps plan and deliver ways to improve and make safe our highway network.  He also has a team supporting the East Sussex economy and the BDUK plan to roll out improved broadband services.  Rupert's department also has objectives related to sustainable transport, working with other agencies, including rail, bus services, cycle routes and rights of way.

 Networking Opportunities: 

There will be an opportunity to mix with other delegates and introduce yourself and your business at this event.


Please book and pay online by 12 noon on Tuesday 28 November 2017.  Please note:  no payments can be taken on the door.  Online bookings: Business Breakfast Bookings 29 Nov (external link) 

For event related enquiries please email:  regeneration@wealden.gov.uk  or telephone 01892 602886 (Mon-Wed) or 01892 602757.

The Wealden Business Breakfasts, supported by the Federation of Small Businesses, take place three times per year and include an opportunity for networking.  If you have any suggestions for business topics that you would like to be considered for future events, please contact the Community and Regeneration Team below.

Contact the Community and Regeneration Team