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3M Buckley Innovation Centre

Firth Street

Huddersfield

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Hosted by Thelma Walker, MP for Colne Valley, the conference will bring together small and medium sized businesses with key stakeholders and influencers.

Keynotes from the Shadow Chancellor, John McDonnell MP and Rachel Reeves MP (Chair of the Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Committee).

Conference themes:

  • Listening to the concerns, pressures and issues impacting businesses in the Colne Valley.

  • Celebrating our successes and exploring what more can be done to promote Colne Valley businesses.

  • Supporting good businesses to grow and thrive; to connect; and to prepare for future changes, challenges and opportunities

In Thelma’s maiden speech she promoted the creativity and passion of the Colne Valley. The Conference will explore how Colne Valley’s radical past can inspire a new vision for its future.

“Our valleys are vibrant with creativity and we have a vision for not just a Northern Powerhouse but, more specifically, a Colne Valley powerhouse, leading in technology, culture and arts”.

The conference is open to small and medium sized businesses in the Colne Valley parliamentary constituency (which includes the electoral wards of Colne Valley, Crosland Moor and Netherton, Golcar, Holme Valley North, Holme Valley South and Lindley.

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