Networking Opportunities

Our aim is to help members extend their range of professional contacts and potential customers available to them through the Northallerton Business Network group members’ network of trusted contacts. We encourage all of our members to attend other networking events across the region. Below are some local networking opportunities.

Breakfast Briefings

The Evolution Business Centre, based in Northallerton, runs FREE Breakfast Briefings on alternative months. There is an informative presentation on a practical business topic. For more information contact or call Jayne/Marie on 01609 751600

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Network Northallerton Lunch

An opportunity to meet fellow business people in an informal and relaxed atmosphere

Facilitate good working relationships within the local business community.

£10 per person - includes a decent lunch in a friendly atmosphere.

Usually first Tuesday of the month,1 to 2pm.

Events approximately 4 times per year.

Contact for more information.


Thirsty Thursday Business Network

Informal business networking in Stokesley.

Details on the Facebook page ThirstyThursdayStokesley

Posting on twitter as @TTStokesley


Thirsk and District Business Association

A local business forum providing information about a whole host of subjects including apprenticeships, funding, business & marketing advice and updates from Hambleton District Council.

Membership is £45 per annum (correct as of Jan 2020) see website for membership details and application:

Occasional opportunities for business networking.

Found on twitter via: @thirskbusiness


Richmond Business Network

RBN run monthly business breakfast meetings and a series of lunchtime networking events.

Keep an eye on the website RBN website for details of membership.

On facebook, the username @RichmondBizNet has been created for Richmond Business Network.


Network 15

FREE Business Networking in Ripon

Thursday, 6 to 8pm. Generally one per month. Various venues.

Updated information is available at

Free to attend. No registration required.


Darlington Business Club

Meet first Wednesday of each month.

For more information visit


Malton First Friday Club

A meeting of like minded individuals who are keen to make new connections in the local business community. It is an informal meeting, people are not required to pass referrals or pay high costs to join, if you come you pay £10 and we feed you for that as well. The group has successfully worked together for over 20 years, with members passing lots of business to each other.

(Please note that all meetings are lunchtime meetings from 12-2pm).


To find more networking opportunities across North Yorkshire we recommend the How's Business website:

To search for events further afield search by location, date and more using eventbrite: