Christmas Party

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BJC Christmas Party – Grain Barge – Tickets to our BJC Christmas Party on Friday 7th December are NOW ON SALE and can be purchased here. Once again, we have exclusive access to the lower deck of the Grain Barge with our own private bar, and will be providing a Christmas style buffet with complimentary […]

November Monthly Meeting

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We heard from Ben Smith, the founder of the 401 Challenge which saw him run 401 marathons in 401 days.  However, what his bio doesn’t tell you is the numerous marathons he did prior to that as part of his training, or the detail of the difficult childhood he experienced due to bullying at School, […]

October Monthly Meeting

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October Monthly Meeting Review – This month took us to Pigsty on Gloucester Road which is owned by the Kohn brothers.  We heard from the remarkable Olly Kohn, former Harlequinns rugby player (also having played for Wales in the 2013 Six Nations).  Olly took us through his experience from professional rugby player to entrepreneur, having founded the Jolly […]

Member’s Dinner

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Our fantastic Members Dinner, an annual celebration of the Bristol Junior Chamber, took place at the prestigious Merchants Hall in October. We were delighted to hear from Savita Willmott as our guest speaker, former BJC President and Chief Executive of the Natural History Consortium. It was a wonderful evening, marking our 70th year, bringing together […]

Golf Day – Friday 28th September

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BJC Golf Day – Friday 28th September 2018 – Book yourself a networking day out of the office and come and join us for a round of Golf at Thornbury golf club. Friends/colleagues/contacts also welcome. 10am meet for Bacon Rolls and tea/coffee. Followed by 18 holes, £24.50. Please email Owen Jennings  to express your interest or for […]

39’ers Lunch

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Please come and join us for a special lunch to celebrate the Bristol Junior Chamber’s 70th and 39ers Club 50th year at the River Grille, the restaurant of The Bristol . We will be welcoming members of the Bristol Junior Chamber both current and past (formally known as the 39ers Club) for this special celebration […]

Member’s Dinner

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Annual BJC Members Dinner – TICKETS NOW ON SALE! Our annual black-tie BJC Members Dinner will take place on Friday 19th October 2018 at Merchants’ Hall in Clifton, and tickets to this very special, members only night are available to purchase now!  Join us for this exquisite event, which for £50 (+booking fee), includes a […]

September Monthly Meeting

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Our September monthly meeting saw us visit Triodos Bank. Our Chair of Social Economy, Benjamin Pean writes the following update for members;   I wish to thank all individuals (BJC Members, non-members and our speakers) who have contributed to make our BJC annual Social Economy meeting a great success on the path to deliver a […]

Hannover, August 2018

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Every year there is an exchange between the Hannover and Bristol Junior Chambers.  2018 was the turn of the BJC to visit Hannover, and what a wonderful weekend we had.  Read on to find out more & see photos here! The Hannover – Bristol exchange has been going for 20+ years, with a huge impact to Junior […]

Five minutes with… Laura Hilton

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Laura Hilton has been a member of BJC since October 2014. Laura joined the BJC after being invited to give a talk about the Clifton Suspension Bridge – she enjoyed the meeting so much she decided to stay! She works as Visitor Services Manager at the Clifton Suspension Bridge and lives nearby in Long Ashton. […]