Herald - Issue 448

Page 58 • The HERALD • 26th October 2023 v THE NEXT HERALD IS OUT ON 16TH NOVEMBER v ASK A PROFESSIONAL LJM Bookkeeping Services I provide a range of accounting and business services to individuals, partnerships, charities and small businesses. I am licenced through the Institute of Certified Bookkeepers for the following services. Bookkeeping, Computerised Accounting Software, Final Year End Accounts, Payroll Management, CIS, VAT, Self Assessment Tax for Individuals and Construction Industry Scheme, Statutory Accounts for Small Businesses including Corporation Tax and related submissions, Holiday cover can also be provided for, hourly rates charged. Please contact Lynda McIntyre Email: ljmbookkeepingservices@gmail.com Telephone: 07774 790543 NFBP Business Support Programme New Forest Business Partnership (NFBP) have a really useful programme of business support and networking events, open to everybody and aimed at providing training for local businesses across a variety of essential skills. e programme includes a mix of both online and in person events - and many of them are free of charge. For the Business Support Hours you do need to book by 3pm on the day. You will then receive an email before the meeting starts with the Zoom meeting ID and password to enable you to join the meeting online. e next events are: Wednesday 1st November: New Forest Business Support Hour (Online Zoom meeting), 4pm to 5pm. Sandra Chapman of All Aspect Media to discuss Google Ads. Wednesday 8th November: New Forest Business Support Hour (Online Zoom meeting), 4pm to 5pm. Representatives from Solent University discuss ways in which they can support your business. Tuesday 14th November: LinkedIn Local New Forest Gathering, 5pm to 7pm at e Glasshouse Studios Fryern Court Road in Fordingbridge. Join them for their monthly gathering, hosted by Padua Communications and Fordingbridge Print. LinkedIn Local is a global movement to help you get to know the people behind the LinkedIn pro les by meeting face-toface with your local connections and new contacts. Every #LinkedInLocal gathering is non-pro t-making, nonpromotional. Tickets £5 Wednesday 15th November: New Forest Business Support Hour (Online Zoom meeting), 4pm to 5pm. Join their weekly informal one hour networking meeting - an opportunity to update each other on how our businesses are progressing, to meet new people and to ask each other questions in a relaxed setting. Tuesday 21st November: Business Breakfast at Chewton Glen Hotel & Spa New Milton, Hants 8am-9.30am. Join them to celebrate the return of their monthly Business Breakfasts in style with a networking breakfast at Chewton Glen. A morning spent at this stunning venue is the perfect way to start your day: with networking, thought leadership and, of course, a great breakfast. Breakfast includes pastries, cereals, yogurts, juices and a bacon roll… Tickets £29. Wednesday 22nd November: New Forest Business Support Hour (Online Zoom meeting), 4pm to 5pm. Mike Essex will discuss Going Freelance. Wednesday 29th November: New Forest Business Support Hour (Online Zoom meeting), 4pm to 5pm. ey will welcome the nalists for this year’s Brilliance in Business Awards! Join them to meet those who will be celebrated at the Awards ceremony on 30th November and hear their inspirational stories Wednesday 30th November: New Forest Brilliance in Business Awards 2023, 5pm to 11pm. Tickets £30 £60. For 18 years, NFBP has hosted the New Forest’s local business awards, because they believe that it is vitally important that we acknowledge and celebrate the achievements of individuals and businesses that demonstrate outstanding achievements. This year they welcome their Headline Sponsor, the University of Southampton Business School and they thank them and those who sponsor the 18 award categories. Full details are on the Awards page of the NFBP website: www.n p.org.uk/ awards Please join them at NFBP member venues Brockenhurst College and afterwards next door at Careys Manor Hotel for an exciting evening of networking and celebrating the achievements of local businesses.