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November 28

The direct effects of a sodden summer and autumn on Yorkshire farmers’ cash flow will be
among the issues tackled by a breakfast seminar. The Northallerton event will start
at 8am at Romanby
Golf and Country Club. Places
are free but limited. Contact

The Rev Rob Hinton, who is Minister for Business in Leeds, will address Yorkshire Talking Heads. The dinner at Leeds Club, Albion Place, Leeds, starts at 6.30pm. Tickets £25. See

November 29

The inaugural annual
summit of the business support group Connect Gazelles is
offering some complimentary places to non-member fast-growing SMEs across the
region. Speakers at the event at Cedar Court Hotel, Wakefield, from 8am until 2pm, include Lord Kirkham and Martin Penny, 
co-founder of ghd. Call David Birks on 0113 3845638 or

Grant Thornton in Sheffield is hosting a technical update for businesses. The free breakfast event will take place at 2 Broadfield Court and offers an overview of technical developments in areas such as UK GAAP and IFRS, VAT and effective tax planning. To reserve a place, contact Katie Smith on 0114 255 3371 or email

December 4

Termination of commercial leases – hlw Keeble Hawson. Location: Commercial House, Commercial Street, Sheffield. The breakfast seminar runs from 8.15am to 9.45am. Contact:

Sanderson Weatherall hosts property seminar with Baker Tilly at 8.30am. The free breakfast seminar will be hosted at Sanderson Weatherall’s Leeds office. It is targeted at major property investors, occupiers and professionals. For bookings contact Joanne Farrell on 0113 2216139 or email

December 6

Hosted by AWB Charlesworth Solicitors and NatWest, professional networking forum Women@Work is holding its second, quarterly event from 6-8pm at Copper Dragon
Brewery, Snaygill Industrial Estate, Keighley Road, Skipton. Greg Wright, the Yorkshire Post’s Deputy Business Editor is the keynote speaker. He will be discussing ‘PR and dealing with the media’. Contact April Chamberlain on 01756 692 877 or email

December 7

Servatech will cover the 
best of Microsoft Windows Server 2012’s features at a breakfast seminar from 8.30am. The
event is free and includes breakfast. The event will be at Servatech’s Wakefield office. Pre-register at

December 19

Chartered financial planners, Gecko Wealth, will welcome
Justin Urquhart Stewart from Seven Investment Management (7IM) to East Yorkshire. The free breakfast seminar will be at the Hallmark Hotel, North Ferriby. To register, email or call on 01482 678519.