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Business Success - Flourishing Communities

Ely Cathedral Business Group believes that there is a strong correlation between the health of the business sector, and the well being of the communities in which those businesses operate. The purpose of ECBG is to explore this relationship and to strengthen the correlation: to help businesses succeed and thereby make our communities stronger


Question Time and Election Husting

Thursday 5 March 2015

Question Time and Election Husting with Parliamentary Candidates for the SE Cambs Constituency at the General Election
Jonathan Chatfield, Liberal Democrat Parliamentary Candidate
Lucy Frazer, Conservative Parliamentary Candidate
Huw Jones, Labour Parliamentary Candidate
Deborah Rennie, UKIP Parliamentary Candidate
Clive Semmens, Green Party Parliamentary Candidate

6.30pm - Reception with a glass of wine
7pm - Question Time

Attendance is free and open to everyone but please register your place where you can submit a question in advance, noting the ECBG theme


ECBG Celebration of Business 2015

Friday 15 to Thursday 21 May 2015 – Business Exhibition

Thursday 21 May – Networking Event, Seminars and Reception with keynote speakers

Over 100 businesses, large and small, from all sectors displaying what they do for six days in Ely Cathedral

For detailed information, book your space at the exhibition, seminars and reception click here

Summary of Previous Keynote Presentations

PDF Available here - Updated July 2014

Right Reverend Stephen Conway, Bishop of Ely
Sir Charlie Mayfield, Chairman of the John Lewis Partnership
Ali Parsa, Founder of Circle Healthcare Partnership
Robert Hallam, Managing Director of John Lewis Partnership in Cambridge
Right Reverend David Thomson, Bishop of Huntingdon
George Freeman, MP of Mid-Norfolk
James Featherby, Chairman of the Church of England Ethical Investment Advisory Group
Phillip Blond, Founder and Director of ResPublica
Lord Williams of Oystermouth, Master of Magdelene College Cambridge
Lord Wolfson of Aspley Guise, Chief Executive of Next PLC

Celebration of Business 2014 audio and video

Available here

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