Our meetings are bi-monthly when we have expert speakers covering business related topics such as:
FUTURE MEETING DATES FOR 2018
THURSDAY 31 MAY 2018 THURSDAY 26 JULY 2018 THURSDAY 27 SEPTEMBER 2018 THURSDAY 28 NOVEMBER 2018
Cottingham Enterprise Guild Members come from all the various enterprises and social organisations within the village and its environs.
To promote the development of the local economy.To support the many ommunity activities which help to maintain the current village environment.To actively ensure Cottingham develops as a sustainable village and maintains its unique character
Members also are encouraged to showcase their businesses to all the other members. Village issues are also discussed when we seek to find practical solutions to improve the general living and trading conditions for all our residents. We have had presentations from ERYC Planning on the Local Plan and the main Consultant on the Neighbourhood Plan. The subjects we are currently exploring are:
Traffic problems including parking One way system to improve the vehicular flow within the village Overall deterioration of the attractiveness of the village Suggested improvements Floral arrangements - General cleanliness - Parking problems
Suggested that a survey of the effects of changing traders parking to one specified car park.
Reviewing the overall reasons why the market has deteriorated in both the range and quality of the offer to consumers. We welcome representatives from every aspect of the community and strive to make our endeavours not only informative and interesting but we help to keep the community spirit of Cottingham alive and thriving.
Health & Safety Employing Apprentices Contracts of Employment Personal pensions Banking for businesses VAT regulations Business Insurance Advice on Mortgages Members networking