2017 Annual General Meeting

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Following a fantastic AGM at Merchant’s Hall, we have a few wise words from our incoming President: It’s a real honour to be the 73rd President of Bristol Junior Chamber. I would like to start by saying a big thank you to my predecessor Oliver Brown for a fantastic BJC year.   Thanks to everyone […]

BJC Internship

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The President’s Project – BJC Internship – BJC is looking to launch a ‘BJC Internship’ this summer, aimed at talented sixth form age students from under privileged backgrounds.  BJC will provide them with the opportunity to experience the type of high quality work experience they may not be able to put together using their own […]

Bristol International Balloon Fiesta – Sponsorship Opportunity

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Given that the BJC helped to found the Bristol International Balloon Fiesta (‘BIBF’), these two organisations have remained closely linked throughout. During the event, the BJC have access to a ‘pod’ in the Members area of the fiesta (typically during the Thursday evening night glow) and have drinks and a chance to wander amongst the balloons.  Further, many […]

2017 Annual Dinner – Tickets on sale now!

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Tickets are now on sale for our inaugural Annual Dinner on Friday 3rd March. We have secured the prime location of the newly opened Bristol Harbour Hotel on Corn Street.  This luxury hotel is brand new, so come and explore the Grade 2 Listed Venetian building and the huge Sansovino Banquet Hall. On request from […]

BJC sponsors Facebook Food Entrepreneurs

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Bristol Junior Chamber (BJC) has awarded a £1,500 investment to Bristol-based food delivery business McCoy’s Kitchen to expand its presence in the city. The startup, which was founded by Rishaun Higgins after his Facebook post of a lasagne went viral, operates a food delivery service on Fridays and Sundays, promoted entirely through social media. It […]

Bristol Businesses question Mayoral candidates

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BJC members and Bristol business leaders attended a dedicated mayoral hustings at Ashton Gate on Thursday 14th April. Around 200 business professionals came to hear the candidates discuss their vision for Bristol. The event was chaired by BBC Points West correspondent Dave Harvey. Kay Barnard (Liberal Democrat), Tony Dyer (Green), George Ferguson (Independent), Charles Lucas […]

EU Referendum

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Members of the Council of Management represented the BJC at the Bristol and Bath Science Park this morning as George Osborne launched the Treasury’s analysis on the long term impact of the UK leaving the EU.

The President and the Chancellor

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The President and the Chancellor – 29th January 2016.  BJC President Ben St. Quintin met Chancellor George Osborne this week Softball Team – 18th January 2016 As brought to your attention in the monthly meeting, BJC has a softball team (of course). Training started last week and will continue twice weekly to keep you fit […]

Marshfield Bakery

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Marshfield Bakery – 25th November 2015 What’s more festive (technically 6 days early) than a mince pie, some mulled wine and a tour of the amazing Marshfield Bakery. Where they make the magnificent mince pies, obviously! A select few BJC members were tonight, treated to a private tour of the family run bakery on the […]