Get Connected 

RBN holds regular meetings, with expert speakers, business advice and intelligence sharing, and we have links to a broad selection of training and skills offers, latest local business news, and the wider regional recovery and growth agenda. 
 
We also provide regular newsletters, B2B and B2C promotions and run neighbourhood forums to encourage businesses to shop local. 

Upcoming Events 

If you'd like to join us for our next meeting, simply follow the link to Eventbrite HERE to register your interest. 
It's usually free to attend, but booking is essential. 
 
 
 
Wednesday 17th July, 6-8pm LIVE - Welcome to our Summer Social! 
Just after the Euros and just before the Olympics, we'll be meeting IN PERSON at one of Reading's favourite watering holes. 
Where: Double-Barrelled Taproom 
Cost: £5 
 
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Thursday 29th August, 7:45am ONLINE 
Business and Politics - RBN will meet up with local councillors to talk about investment and growth. 
 
Thursday 26th September, 7.45am ONLINE - sign up through Eventbrite. 
Property Conundrum II - We welcome back local property experts to talk about development and housing issues. 
 
Wednesday 30th October, 6-8pm LIVE - RBN is Face to Face! 
Join our live networking event to talk current affairs, a changing political landscape, and more, in Reading Town Centre. 
 
Thursday 28th November, 7.45am ONLINE - sign up through Eventbrite. 
Skills fo All Ages - There's a lot of investment in skills and a lot of talk about skills gaps - join the conversation with local experts. 
 

Recent Events 

See below for details of some of the many events we've held for our members over the last few months... 
 
Thursday 27th June, 7:45am - Online. 
RBN explored the new economic landscape and its impact on businesses and individuals alike. 
Wednesday 15th May, 6-8pm LIVE - Lights! Cameras! Business! 
An RBN live event - supporting professionals into the screen industry. Penta Hotel, Reading. 
Thursday 25th April, 7.45am - Online. 
 
RBN looked at all things TRANSPORT – on the road, bus and train networks locally. 

Past Events 

Thursday 28th March, 7.45am - Online. 
 
Health Industry – speakers included Rose Murphy, as we looked at the wellbeing and leisure industry. 
Wednesday 28th February, 5.30pm-8pm - Holiday Inn South, Basingstoke Road, Reading RG2 0SL. 
 
Our first 'Lights! Cameras! Business!' event. 
Thursday 25th January, 7.45am - Online Zoom Event. 
 

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