Flamboyance on Bristol Harbour

Posted on Posted in Events, News

Usually most birds soar, but in this case ours used oars as the BJC Flamingos swooped into third place during this years’ Bristol Dragon Boat Festival. Aside from the chance to sport some fabulous fancy dress costumes and show some team spirit, the event was held to raise money for Bristol-based charity The Brightwell, which provides […]

Monthly Roundup: May 2022

Posted on Posted in Events, News

In the month the Royal West of England Academy reopened and renowned street art festival, Upfest made its post-pandemic debut, we started our 22/23 year with a bang. Our Monthly Meeting guest of honour was Pam Barbato, of Act!on Net Zero, who talked to us about the company’s mission and the behavioural changes needed in […]

BJC raises money for Emmaus Bristol fundraising campaign to buy a defibrillator for the Stokes Croft area

Posted on Posted in News

Bristol Junior Chamber has raised over £1,400 to support local homelessness charity Emmaus Bristol in its bid to secure a defibrillator in Stokes Croft. Young professionals’ networking organisation Bristol Junior Chamber (BJC) has raised over £1,400 for Emmaus Bristol, one of hundreds of Emmaus charities across the world. The money raised will go towards a […]

BJC welcomes new President for 2022-23

Posted on Posted in News

I’m Kate Woosnam, President of Bristol Junior Chamber 2022-2023. I’m very excited to be in this role and I am looking forward to my 12 months as President. I was previously an employment lawyer for around eight years in Bristol, before I moved into an employee relations role in house in HR in London. I […]

Hello from BJC!

Posted on Posted in News

We realise we’re coming to you a little late with our 2021 update, but who else just wanted to get January done and dusted?! Now we’re in to February and as the situation continues to be very challenging in many different ways for us all, we just wanted to say hello and to let you […]

Bristol Junior Chamber raises over £5,000 for Above & Beyond in socially distanced charity challenge

Posted on Posted in News

Bristol Junior Chamber (BJC), a networking organisation for young professionals in the city, has raised £5,090 for Above & Beyond, a local charity raising funds for Bristol city centre hospitals and supporting NHS staff, in a socially distanced charity challenge. The challenge, ‘Virtually there! The Bristol to Hanover race’, saw BJC members team up with […]

Club 39 Lunch

Posted on Posted in Uncategorized

TICKETS NOW AVAILABLE – Lunch with Club 39 – Friday 7th February 2020 – Following on from a jolly good knees up with our Club 39 friends back in October, we look forward to treating each other to it all again on Friday 7th February 2020. Club 39 brings together our former BJC members and these lunches are […]

Members Dinner

Posted on Posted in Uncategorized

The annual gathering for Members Dinner took place on Friday 25th October 2019 at The Clifton Club. A fantastic black-tie dinner with sixty members in attendance, celebrating membership of the BJC and all that it does. The occasion was very special and a great success, our President Alice Peacock warmly welcomed all members both old […]

October Monthly Meeting

Posted on Posted in Uncategorized

October Monthly Meeting – Tuesday 1st October 6pm at Boston Tea Party, 75 Park Street – We’re delighted to announce that the next BJC monthly meeting will be hosted by Boston Tea Party’s CEO & Co-Owner Sam Roberts at the Park Street BTP (75 Park Street, BS1 5PF) – it’s very first store, opened in 1995.  Boston Tea Party hit the […]

Club 39, Autumn Lunch

Posted on Posted in Events

We will once again be lunching with our Club 39 friends on Friday 11th October at Hotel du Vin (Bristol City Centre, BS1 2NU) from 12.30pm. Please join us for a 3-course lunch, a glass of wine (or soft drink) and some light entertainment in a private dining experience at this highly rated Bristol venue.  A superb opportunity to network and partake in the exchange of historic tales and […]