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Members receive a £14 discount off the price of each monthly lunch, and discounted prices for other events.

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Friday 17 June guest speaker: Steve Upcraft

Steve Upcraft, Lead on SME Engagement, Ingenuity, will be the guest speaker at the 17 June lunch

Steve has enjoyed a varied career starting in the Royal Navy as a chief engineer and then went on to engineering management in a large food factory. He also travelled throughout Europe and North America as a technology development executive for a multi-national print and packaging organisation.

Steve will talk about the latest SME engagement initative which brings together three local universities. Book Now

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Friday 22 July Speaker : Pamela Wright

Pamela Wright, Deputy Agent of Bank of England East Midlands Agency, will be the guest speaker at the 22 July lunch.

Pamela Wright has been the Deputy Agent for the Bank of England East Midlands Agency since March 2010. Prior to that, she was Deputy Agent in Northern Ireland for over six years.

 Pam will give an update on the economy and the thinking behind recent monetary and financial policy decisions. 

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Nottingham City Business Club - creating better commerce

Welcome to Nottingham City Business Club.

Created in 1924, Nottingham City Business Club is the oldest business club outside London, with members drawn from all sectors and sizes of commercial enterprise.

The aims of the club have remained the same throughout its history: to promote and discuss all matters pertaining to the business and social interests of members, and to hold lunches to which prominent guests are invited to speak on matters of commercial interest.

Monthly Lunch Events

Our lunch meetings are held on the third Friday of each month (excluding August) at the four-star Park Plaza Hotel on Maid Marian Way in the centre of Nottingham. Pre-lunch drinks are available from noon and a three course lunch is served at 12.30pm.  This is followed by a presentation by the guest speaker plus a Q & A session concluding at 2.30pm. Check out our "Upcoming Events" page to find out about our next events.

Places must be booked online and payment is required when booking.  Our events are very popular and places are limited so it is important to book early.  Visitors and guests are very welcome.

Please have take a look at the past events we have held on our "Past Events" page.

Members - don't forget to log in before booking to take advantage of the membership rate. If you have any problems booking your lunch for any reason please email us here.

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    About Us

    The Nottingham City Business Club (NCBC) was founded in 1924, with Mr J G McMeeking as its first president.

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    Latest News

    We are delighted to invite you to the NCBC Golf Challenge Cup Charity Golf day when you will have the opportunity to play for the trophy which was first competed for in 1929!

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    Upcoming Events

    Our lunch meetings are held on the third Friday of each month (excluding August) at the design-led, four-star Park Plaza Hotel on Maid Marian Way in Nottingham.

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