Spring 2019 39’ers meeting review

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We enjoyed catching up with Bristol Junior Chamber members past and present on Friday last week.  41 BJC and 39ers guests joined us at The Square Club on Berkeley Square for a lunch to celebrate the connection between the organisations. We had a wonderful time, with current BJC members mixing with 39ers over the long […]

February Monthly Meeting

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Tuesday 5th February will take us to Leigh Court (Pill Lane, Abbots Leigh, BS8 3RJ), a beautiful Grade II listed building, to hear from the fantastic Eli Fumoto.  Eli is a facilitator, coach and trainer practicing The Thinking Environment® a framework to enable independent thinking and breakthrough insights.  Originally from Japan, Eli lived in Switzerland for 28 […]

Annual Dinner

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Our 70th BJC Annual Dinner is taking place on Friday 8th March at The BristolHotel, and tickets are now on sale and available to buy here. If you’ve never been to the annual dinner before then all you need to know is that it is our biggest social event of the BJC calendar year, and […]

2019 39’ers Lunch

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BJC & 39ers Biannual Lunch Friday 8th February 12.30pm – The BJC past & future come together for a great lunch to network & enjoy a meal together – the ultimate cross-generational connections event!  This biannual event is a great way to link up with BJCmembers over the years (both recent and ‘heritage’), and a chance […]

39’ers Lunch

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We enjoyed catching up with Bristol Junior Chamber members past and present on Friday last week.  44 BJC and 39ers guests joined us on Friday afternoon at The River Grille, at The Bristol Hotel, for a very special lunch to celebrate the 39ers 50th and BJC’s 70th anniversary. We had a wonderful time over a […]

January Monthly Meeting

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Following a break from the norm, our January monthly meeting saw some light hearted entertainment to kick off 2019, with comics Gary Tro, Morgan Rees and Sally Anne Hayward, making us laugh in the newly refurbished Bristol Old Vic.

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 […]