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FREE EVENT: Workshop – Technology for Business Growth – 3 Nov. 2016 @ Welsh ICE
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Superfast Business Wales Inspiring Action Workshop Technology for Business Growth – 3 November 2016 UNDERSTAND ~ ADOPT ~ EXPLOIT Join Superfast Business Wales for a practical and realistic presentation explaining how businesses of any size can reduce costs and increase profits from even a basic use of digital technology. Find out how you can use digital technology to: Save your business money – with pay-as-you-go cloud computing and internet based telephone calls (VoIP) Make your business more efficient – access your business 24/7 from anywhere with mobile technology Sell more to your customers using social media Build your online business presence and get an advantage over your competitors Understand your customer needs, track buying habits, and increase customer retention with a customer relationship management (CRM) system Grow your business! All delivered in a jargon-free and easy to understand way – don’t miss this ideal opportunity to learn more about the benefits of digital technologies. Get Inspired! Innovation Centre for Enterprise Britannia House Caerphilly Business Park Caerphilly, CF83 3GG Registration: 10.00am Event: 10.30am – 12.30pm Register here: https://wales.business-events.org.uk/en/events/superfast-business-wales-inspiring-action-workshop-technology-for-business-growth/
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Llamau’s Sleep Out Cardiff 2016 @ Cardiff City Football Club
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Join Sleep Out and raise money to change the lives of homeless young people in Wales Imagine having no one to rely on, no one to trust. Imagine facing homelessness with no one to help and support you. Can you begin to imagine where you would go, what you would do? For thousands of young people in Wales, it’s something they don’t have to imagine. It’s the stark reality they face. Here’s Leah’s story: I’d had a pretty rough childhood. My father was in and out of prison and my mother became addicted to drugs soon after I was born. As a result, I was taken into care before I was a year old. I moved from placement to placement, never really settling in, never really trusting anyone or feeling like I belonged anywhere. My mum committed suicide just a few days before I was 17 and I couldn’t cope. I couldn’t stand the latest family I was with and I didn’t know where I was going. I came to Llamau broken and angry.  Sandra, my support worker, listened to me and dealt with my behaviour as I struggled to deal with my mum’s death. She was the first person that actually heard what I had to say. She helped me grieve for my mother. I’ve just moved out of the Llamau project after two years, and I’m a different person. Sandra encouraged me to go to Learning 4 Life to get my confidence back and soon after I got a a qualification in Childcare and Health & Social Care at…
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FREE: Star Wars The Force Awakens @ Open Air Cinema Bargoed Emporium Car Park
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Free Event Star Wars The Force Awakens Open Air Cinema Screening   Location: OPEN AIR CINEMA, Emporium Car Park, BARGOED Prize for best Star Wars fancy dress costume Free chocolate, crisps & drinks – kindly donated by Bargoed Town Council The force will be strong in Bargoed on Friday 7th October, when the Open Air Cinema welcomes the 7th installment of the Star Wars series. Held in the Emporium car park, Star Wars the Force Awakens will be a free event open to all from 7pm. Bring your chairs, blankets and plenty of food and drink to enjoy whilst watching the outdoor cinema. The car park will not be open to vehicles but alternative parking will be available around the town. All budding Jedi’s aged 16 or younger must be accompanied by an adult. For more information, please contact Caerphilly Visitor Centre on 029 2088 0011 or email events@caerphilly.gov.uk Event Hotline: 029 2088 0011 www.caerphilly.gov.uk/events   Sponsored by Bargoed Town Council
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Guided Ghost Tour with Working Women – Caerphilly Business Forum – 12th Oct. 2016 @ Llancaiach Fawr Manor
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At this event you are treated to a guided ghost tour and then a talk from Diane Walker General Manager who manages the Manor House along with her all girl team. The Working Women’s Networking Events are an informal, fun and really good way of meeting other women in business. Whether you are a start up company or managing a large industry, employer or employee you really will be assured of a very warm welcome. We don’t charge a membership fee and all our events include buffet and light refreshments. Our events will be held on Wednesday’s and will be from 6 till 8pm. To register your place click on the link below, confirmation of your place and joining instructions will be sent to you before the event: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/a-guided-ghost-tour-tickets-27729999174   Working Women is a joint partnership between Caerphilly Business Forum and the Rural Development Programme of Caerphilly and Blaenau Gwent. It is supportive and dynamic network group for women in business (employers and employees), bringing you the opportunity to meet and work with like-minded women, share your success stories, promote your business and make new friends. Visit the webpage
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FREE EVENT: Workshop – Technology for Business Growth – 23 Sept. 2016 @ Welsh ICE
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Superfast Business Wales Inspiring Action Workshop Technology for Business Growth – 23 September 2016 UNDERSTAND ~ ADOPT ~ EXPLOIT Join Superfast Business Wales for a practical and realistic presentation explaining how businesses of any size can reduce costs and increase profits from even a basic use of digital technology. Find out how you can use digital technology to: Save your business money – with pay-as-you-go cloud computing and internet based telephone calls (VoIP) Make your business more efficient – access your business 24/7 from anywhere with mobile technology Sell more to your customers using social media Build your online business presence and get an advantage over your competitors Understand your customer needs, track buying habits, and increase customer retention with a customer relationship management (CRM) system Grow your business! All delivered in a jargon-free and easy to understand way – don’t miss this ideal opportunity to learn more about the benefits of digital technologies. Get Inspired!     Innovation Centre for Enterprise Britannia House Caerphilly Business Park Caerphilly, CF83 3GG Registration: 10.00am Event: 10.30am – 12.30pm Register here: https://wales.business-events.org.uk/en/events/superfast-business-wales-inspiring-action-workshop-technology-for-business-growth/      
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Tony Hadley Sept. 18th 2016 @ Caerphilly Castle
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Tony Hadley features in Big Weekend of LIVE music at Caerphilly Castle September 18th Big names OCEAN COLOUR SCENE (sold out) and TONY HADLEY make up a great weekend of music at Caerphilly Castle on the weekend of Saturday 17th and Sunday 18th September. The event will be staged by Wales’ largest independent music promoter, Orchard Entertainment in the largest castle in Wales. UPDATE: If you are coming to either see OCEAN COLOUR SCENE or TONY HADLEY we’ve added some event notes with extra details for how to get there, times and what to expect here. On Sunday September 18, Tony Hadley, front man of iconic British legends Spandau Ballet will close the weekend of concerts within the inner walls of the castle. Tony Hadley recorded 20 singles and eight hit albums with Spandau Ballet, before embarking on a solo career that produced another seven albums and more single hits. His show features songs from more recent times, in addition to pop classics like True, Gold, and Through The Barricades. On Saturday 17th September to mark the 20th anniversary of their legendary Moseley Shoals album, Ocean Colour Scene are going be celebrating in style while performing in one of Wales most spectacular castles with special guests Newport band The Hearts. Orchard’s Dave Driscoll said: It’s great to work with CADW on what is a new venue for us. We’ve staged gigs at Cardiff Castle and this summer again in Pembroke Castle, but Caerphilly Castle is iconic, and we’re excited to bring such a strong line-up to the town. Tickets are available from 9am Friday…
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BRExit workshop 13th Sept. 2016 @ Coleg y Cymoedd, Ystrad Mynach Campus
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Have you got a strategy to exploit BRExit ? Caerphilly Business Forum want to help you gear up for business success in the wake of BRExit. As a business owner/director/key decision maker in a business based in West Wales and the Valleys ally at the commercial opportunities and challenges of BRExit and offer you strategies for business success. Did you know that all Welsh Universities have been tasked with supporting the wider business community?  As part of that desire to equip Welsh businesses for future business success ION leadership is running this workshop in partnership with CBF. This  workshop draws on our experts’ real commercial experience and will help you identify, and plan to address, the opportunities and challenges that BRExit brings to your businesses. This interactive  2 hour session will give you: a clear view of the opportunities and challenges; a plan to create the right conditions for business success; a flexible approach to be able to react to a constantly changing business environment over the next 2-3 years.   So why not accept our invitation and get your head start in the race for economic success? Tuesday 13th September 2016 – Coleg y Cymoedd in Ystrad Mynach 3.30pm arrival  till  6.00pm with buffet and refreshments £10.00 per member   Tickets and event details: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/have-you-got-a-strategy-to-exploit-brexit-tickets-27281105521#tickets
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Jacquie’s Footsteps @ Caerphilly Tourist Information Centre – Thu, 8 Sep 2016 at 18:00
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Follow in Jacquie’s Footsteps at the Women’s Networking Event Ladies why not join us and meet other business women in your area, whether you’re a start up company or part of a large organisation you will be welcomed at our friendly Caerphilly Women’s Networking Events. Join us on the 8th of September with our guest speaker Jacquie Williams who trekked the Sahara Desert in the company of Julien McDonald our very own Welsh born fashion designer, to raise money for Cancer Research Wales. When she is not trekking the Sahara Desert Jacquie is the MD of SCS Aftercare Smoke Vent Maintenance & President of the Women Walking Group. Jacquie recently shared her secrets of success in the Western Mail. http://www.walesonline.co.uk/business/business-news/watch-secrets-jacquies-business-success-7178988 Jacquie will lead us on a short trip around Caerphilly Castle before we head back to Tourist Information Centre for a fascinating insight from Jacquie on facing and overcoming challenges. The event will start at 6.00pm and close at 8.00pm, light buffet and refreshments including in the ticket price of £10.00. Ticket details are listed in the events page: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/jacquies-footsteps-tickets-27067259903  
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Small food / Drinks Producer Open Networking Evening @ White Cross, Groeswen, Caerphilly
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Are you a small food/Drinks producer ? Then why not come along to the Cwm a Mynydd Food, Drink and Hospitality Network. We will be holding a networking meeting at the White Cross, Groeswen in Caerphilly on Weds the 10th of August. 2016. This is an informal gathering with no presentations that gives you the chance to catch up with other producers and market representatives and share ideas.   Cwm a Mynydd Food, Drink and Hospitality Network open networking evening We’ll be meeting at 6:30 for a chance to catch up with other producers, some local produce market representatives and to explore any ideas you have as a sector that we could help to develop. It will be an informal gathering with no presentations, but we’d be grateful if you could inform us if you can make it, call Kevin on 01443 838632 or email eadonk@caerphilly.gov.uk or send Cwm a Mynydd a message on facebook or twitter Please feel free to circulate to other producers or growers.
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