Monthly Archives: October 2014

Big Bolton Expo Headline Sponsorship Agreed

NatWest Logo AFB lock-up stacked white outGreat news! NatWest have been confirmed as the headline sponsor at February’s Big Bolton Expo, brought to you by the best of Bolton.

NatWest work with small and medium sized businesses across Bolton, helping them achieve their goals, increase their profit and consequently grow their business.

They have teamed up with Entrepreneurial Spark to give up and coming businesses the support they need. This means the business could get free access to a wide range of services, including business mentoring and networking opportunities. More information can be found on their website.

The Big Bolton Expo returns in February 2015


The Big Bolton Expo is launching in February 2015

The Big Bolton Expo is launching in February 2015

The Big Bolton Expo is returning in February 2015, and it looks set to be bigger and better than ever before.

Organised by the best of Bolton, The Big Bolton Expo is one of the largest and well attended exhibitions in the town and this year is no exception. It’s the perfect opportunity to meet up with old contacts, make new relationships and of course do business.

The expo will be held on Wednesday 11th February between 4.30 and 8pm and will once again be held at The Bridge Conference Centre, Bradford Street, Bolton, meaning there is space for over 70 stalls and hundreds of delegates to attend. Adjacent to the centre is plenty of free parking whilst inside there is a coffee area, breakout rooms and the main hall itself where the expo will be held

You can book onto the event either as a stall holder or attend for free as a delegate. The price of a stand for best of Bolton members is £100 and for non-members is £175 plus VAT. All the stands have plenty of room for demonstrations, posters, etc. Selected stands will have power sockets if needed.

There will be over 70 stalls of exhibitors, from many different business sectors, as well as dozens more delegates looking to meet fellow business people. In addition the stalls there is going to be a ‘Market Place’ for those businesses with a specific product offering and a ‘Young Entrepreneurs’ area, to encourage and promote new ideas from local people.

There will be both open networking and speed networking running throughout the night, so you can be sure of your business message being delivered to hundreds of people.

You will be greeted with welcome drinks and supper will be provided for everyone who visits by THE Chinese Buffet and there will be unlimited teas, coffees and soft drinks available all evening too. Complimentary Wi-Fi is available throughout The Bridge Conference Centre all night long.

NatWest have been confirmed as the main headline sponsor of the main event, THE Chinese Buffet are the food and drink sponsors, rijo42 are the tea and coffee sponsor, Business Rescue UK are one of the event sponsors and there are still sponsorship opportunities available for the visitor guide, goodie bag, welcome drinks and for a second event sponsor.

The Bolton News and Bolton FM are returning as media partners of The Big Bolton Expo and will be providing extensive coverage of all the latest expo news in the weeks leading up to the event. Bolton FM will also be broadcasting live from the event on the day itself.

For more information on The Big Bolton Expo, contact Gaynor Ramsden on 01204 382785 or email