Variety of business events available for March’s Budget Statement

Next month Chancellor George Osborne will deliver his March 2016 Budget and a number of local events are available to examine the business impact of the statement.

CB Chartered Accountants and Herefordshire & Worcestershire Chamber of Commerce, Bishop Fleming and Federation of Small Businesses are all holding their own Budget briefing event to help businesses to understand the details of the Budget.

Worcestershire LEP is encouraging all local businesses interested in learning more about next month’s Budget to register their attendance at any of the events below at the earliest opportunity.

FSB’s March Budget Live Statement Event

Businesses are being invited to join the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) to debate how the 2016 budget will affect your business.

John Elliott, a business and personal tax adviser will present a summary analysis on the headline announcements to help you understand the implications.

The FSB’s Budget Statement event will take place on Wednesday 16 March, 11am – 3pm at Sixways Stadium, Warriors Way, Worcester WR3 8ZE. As well as featuring a live stream  the budget, the free to attend event will include a buffet lunch, expert financial analysis and networking opportunities.

Special guests from local government and education will be invited to join the FSB and talk part in the debate and Q & A.

Date: Wednesday 16 March 2016
Sixways Stadium, Warriors Way, Worcester, WR3 8ZE.
Buffet Lunch provided
John Elliott, Business and Personal Tax Adviser

To register your place at the event, visit the FSB event website. For further information, contact Judi Brazkiewicz by emailing

Tax Wars – The Fiscal Awakening

The Bishop Fleming Worcester office is inviting businesses to join their 2016 Budget presentation.

The event includes breakfast on arrival, an overview of the 2016 Chancellor’s Budget and a chance to network and create potential business links for the future.

Date: Thursday 17 March 2016
Time: 7:45am – 9:30am
Venue: Sixways Stadium, Warriors Way, Worcester, WR3 8ZE
Refreshments: Breakfast on arrival

Book your place before Thursday 3 March by emailing Emily Rowe at or by phoning her on 01905 732104.

CB Chartered Accountants and Chamber of Commerce Breakfast Budget briefing

CB Chartered Accountants and Herefordshire and Worcestershire Chamber of Commerce will be hosting their annual Budget breakfast on Thursday 17th March 2016 at Browns @ The Quay, Worcester from 7.30am.

Businesses can expect analysis of all the announcements from an expert team as well as practical and innovative tips and ideas on how to plan your financial affairs in light of George Osborne’s latest budget announcements.

Date: Thursday 17 March 2016
Time: 7.30am – 9.00am
Venue: Browns@The Quay, South Quay, Worcester, WR1 2JN
Refreshments: Light breakfast with tea and coffee
Speakers: John Painter, Managing Partner, CB, Chartered Accountants Chris Hobbs, Tax Partner, CB, Chartered Accountants Mike Ashton, Chief Executive, Herefordshire and Worcestershire Chamber of Commerce

To register your place e-mail Wendy Youngs at CB, Chartered Accountants