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BLS features in Bristol Post oldest thriving companies in Bristol

Excerpt from the article: How Bristol’s oldest companies are still thriving after more than 100 years in business They include the city’s last-surviving chocolate maker a wine merchant and a tannery. Why do some companies struggle to survive beyond a year while others flourish for hundreds? Although more than 90 per cent of small companies in Britain will survive one … more

The President’s Charity of the Year 2017/18

                      Please see Freewheelers Leaflet 2017 for the fabulous work these volunteer riders undertake to assist the NHS in moving vital supplies and equipment  around the county. Who knows which one of us or someone we know may have already benefited from their amazing work?

BLS Member discount offer on GCHQ certified Social Engineering Course – 8 August

Red Goat Cyber Security are offering Bristol Law Society members a 15% discount on their upcoming GCHQ certified Social Engineering course at Imperial College on the 8th of August. This interactive half-day cyber security course helps you identify and prevent social engineering attacks such as phishing and impersonation by placing you in the position of the hackers to enable you … more

The Funding Network – 18 October

2017: Five projects. 30 minutes. £30k raised.
2018: 18 October, 6.30pm, TLT Solicitors

In autumn 2017, 42 inspired and generous donors gave over £30,000 to five Bristol enabling fantastic work to happen for families, homeless people, young people, and refugees and asylum seekers.

We will return with this amazing live crowd-funding experience on 18 October 2018 with another five incredible organisations that are working to change the lives of Bristol’s communities.

Overlooking the panoramic view of Bristol at the offices of our wonderful partner, TLT Solicitors, we will hear from each organisation as they try to convince us in six quick minutes why they should receive our support.

You can read more about the five projects from 2017 here + here

If you’re keen to make a difference to the Bristol community, book your tickets now.

Tickets cost £10 including drinks and nibbles. We seek an initial pledge of £100 at the crowd funding evening but guests are under no obligation to make any donations.