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Business networking

Networking organisations for women

Enterprising Women

Enterprising Women aims to offer support, training and advice to aspiring entrepreneurs and those who have already launched their own companies. It is a consortium of 7 organisations involved in business support and advice - YTKO, Incredit, University of Bedfordshire, WiRE, Weetu, Norfolk Network and Prowess.

For further information, visit Enterprising Women or contact the Events and Membership Manager (including online profiles) on 01223 421470 or by email at


WiRE offers a range of business services including training, online presence and support for women in rural enterprise. 

For further information, visit the WiRE website.

Mum's the Boss

Mum’s the Boss offers affordable, child-friendly networking to help support you in your business, with weekly meetings in Bedford on Tuesdays.

For more information, visit the Mum’s the Boss website.

Women in Business

The Women in Business Network (WIBN) is a membership organisation for women who wish to gain new business opportunities through word of mouth. Locally, it meets monthly 12-2 in Ampthill/Flitwick, Leighton Buzzard, Bedford, Sandy/Biggleswade, Luton

For more information, contact Louise Yexley at for Luton and Sandy/Biggleswade and Anna Botsford at for Flitwick/Ampthill, Bedford, Leighton Buzzard or visit the Women in Business website.

Dunstable and Luton Mum’s Business Club

A networking event aimed at women in business, or women thinking about setting up on their own. Meetings on the third Friday of the month.

Register your interest, or visit the Mum’s Business Club website.

Contact us

Telephone: 0300 300 8272


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