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South Molton Business Association

Peter Heaton-Jones MPPeter Heaton-Jones MP

March Meeting Venue Confirmed

Mole Valley Farmers (situated on Pathfields Business Park, South Molton) will host our SMBA event on Friday 3rd March.  Peter Heaton-Jones MP will be our speaker.

Our local MP Peter Heaton-Jones has kindly agreed to lead a meeting to explain how government policy can encourage local business retention, what we can do to develop new business and what his priorities are for business growth in North Devon. The talk by Peter will be followed by a Q&A session. There will be an opportunity to talk with Peter on a less formal basis.

Please contact Michael Buckingham at mabucking@aol.com or on 07973 803740 for more information and to confirm your place.

We would like to thank Mole Valley Farmers for their assistance in putting on this event.


 

South Molton Business Association will be hosting, South Molton Food Fest, Sunday 2nd April 2017 in the Pannier Market.

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Download the Application Form if you wish to have a stall

Expect loads of food and drink stalls, showcasing both fresh produce as well as many different delicious cooked foods, be that hog roasts, curries, or traditional fayre such as breads, pies and pastries.  As well as a plethora of savouries the aim is to fill the market with stalls selling mouth watering cakes, biscuits, and fruit filled jams and spicy chutneys.  And as the area is fortunate to have cider and fruit juice producers, there will be the opportunity to try a real Devon tipple and locally produced ales.

An opportunity to taste and buy some of the fabulous produce available in North Devon.

To book and secure your stall for Sunday 2nd April 2017 South Molton Food, please download and complete the form.  Either post the form enclosing a cheque payable to “South Molton Business Association” or email the form and pay by BACS with the reference “Food fest”.  Full details on timings etc will be sent with receipts appproximately 2 weeks prior to the event.

Prices for one day in the pannier market are inclusive of table hire:

10′ frontage  =  £30.00                    20′ frontage  =  £60.00                          Electricity = £5.00

Instructions on how to pay etc. are on the form

Please contact us if you want to be involved in Food Festcows


Accounts for Year Ended 31st March 2016

A copy of our accounts, that have been compiled with the assistance of Davisons Limited, will be ready for our paid up members to receive at the end of this month. A copy of these accounts will be able to be viewed at the AGM in May (2017). If you are a paid up member (until May 2017) please contact us and we will reserve you a copy.

In compliance with Davisons’ instructions copies of the accounts can not be released to third parties, by us or our members without express permission of Davisons’s Limited.

South Molton Business Association (SMBA) was founded in April 2008. The organisation is open to anyone planning to start or run a business in South Molton or one of the 32 parishes which surround it.

Download our membership form

For more information on joining please go to Join SMBA

South Molton is one of the largest towns in North Devon and a focal point for the surrounding 32 parishes. The remit of the SMBA is to promote investment in the town and surrounding parishes, encourage commercial growth and prosperity for the business community and general populace as a whole. SMBA aims to be a positive and inclusive Association representing businesses and businesspeople from all sectors; one that works closely with other bodies and organisations currently promoting the area and providing services to the local community.

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The Association is also a lobbying group, giving the business community an effective voice across both the private and public sectors.

SMBA are currently seeking views from members and non members as how best the Association can meet its aims and support members and we would be delighted to hear your views too. Take our survey…

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