Members of BVBN receive a fortnightly news bulletin providing news, information and details of events throughout the Blackwater Valley region.

Members also enjoy preferential terms for the facilities provided by BVBN and Blackwater Valley Enterprise.

Discounted rates for the next Meet the Buyer event, along with advance reservation privilege, are among the many benefits.

Dolphin Head Group Holdings, a member of BVBN, was impressed with the response it received for advertisements placed in the BVBN news bulletin.

It said: "Since joining the BVBN in October last year, Dolphin Head Group Holdings plc have been impressed with the helpfulness of the staff and the quality of leads forwarded on to us.

"We are also very pleased with the responses we received after placing an advert in the November bulletin."

Another BVBN member, PPK Services, said: "PPK Services Ltd has found the fortnightly BVBN news bulletin to be very informative.

"A wide range of issues is covered which can be crucial for businesses. We are also keen to utilise the other facilities provided at reduced rates for BVBN members."

Penny Wilson of BVBN said: "2002 must be a year for maximising business opportunities.

"With a new programme of events aimed at helping companies develop their business, BVBN membership will assist your organisation in achieving its objectives."

For further information and an application form, please contact Penny Wilson, business development manager, on 01252 319272.

Pictured is Penny Wilson, BVBN business development manager.