Take a look at the new videos on our website!

We are delighted to announce that we have enhanced our website with the introduction of a number of short video’s recorded by Bright Light Film. There is a page of video testimonials from a few of our HHBA members as well as our committee highlighting some of the benefits of being a member, we would welcome any feedback you have. …

Emergency First Aid at Work course – want to join?

My next bookable Emergency First Aid at Work course is taking place on Monday 18th September in Haywards Heath. If you would like to learn or refresh your knowledge on basic first aid and go away with an accredited qualification valid for three years and confidence you could help colleagues, family or friends in a first aid situation then come …

Venues for Grow Digital Confirmed!

The Grow Digital programme is supported by the West Sussex Councils and it has been developed in partnership with Freedom Works, Wired Sussex, Shake it Up Creative, and Creative Bloom. Each of these local companies bring years of experience to the table, and it’s their expertise together with research into what local businesses need that has informed the content on …

Charity Dog Walk in aid of St Peter & St James Hospice

ENTRIES NOW OPEN FOR OUR VIRTUAL DOG WALK IN AID OF St Peter & St James Hospice Oathall Vets are pleased to be holding a virtual charity dog walk in aid of St Peter & St James Hospice Our virtual dog walk will take place during the month of October and the dog that has walked the most miles at …

Networking 7th September

Haywards Heath Town FC would like to invite you to an evening of networking in their newly renovated, Blues Bar Clubhouse! A complimentary drink and nibbles will be provided, as well as the opportunity to see the facilities at Hanbury Park Stadium and find out more about your local community football club and their exciting plans for the future. Book Your …

New Member – Mr Media Agency

We believe that mediocrity is a no-go zone; our mantra is to always go the extra mile because you deserve nothing less. But here’s the secret sauce: we’re not just about business; we’re about building connections. Your goals become our goals, and together, we embark on a journey where collaboration and care pave the way to outstanding results. We love …

Clair Hall Engagement Sessions

We are pleased to be hosting several drop-in sessions over two days to share our ambition for Clair Hall with our community.    The sessions will be taking place in Clair Hall on:   Thursday 31 August   4.30pm to 5.30pm 6.30pm to 7.30pm  Thursday 7 September   2.30pm to 3.30pm 4.30pm to 5.30pm 6.30pm to 7.30pm  The informal sessions will give you the …

 Get to Know the Speakers at Grow Digital West Sussex

September is rapidly approaching and with it comes Grow Digital West Sussex. We’ve shared with you plenty of information about these innovative free workshops, but today we’d like to tell you more about our expert speakers.   We’re thrilled that these two have agreed to work with us, and have no doubt that they will add value to your business. Jim …

September Events from BIPC Sussex

After a holiday break our experts are back offering more events this September. We’re delighted to welcome two new BIPC Sussex Experts – Research Consultant Dr Jonathan Newman, who will be running a workshop on undertaking field market research – why it’s important to talk to people to get insights into your market, product or service, who to speak to; …

Reserved for HHBA at The Hop Sun Tap 31st August

We have booked a table at The Hop Sun Pub on Triangle Road in Haywards Heath, once a month. It’s a table reserved just for HHBA members between 5-6pm on the last Thursday of the month. It’s a really relaxed and informal drink with no speakers or presentations. Just a drink after work if it fits with your diary. Register your attendance …

Grow Digital West Sussex is Live!

After months of planning, we’re excited to share more information about Grow Digital West Sussex, the innovative series of free workshops, mentoring, and networking events which are designed to boost digital capabilities and uncover new business opportunities. These workshops are running from September through until March, with the September sessions now confirmed at the following locations: 19th September               East …

Auction of Promises – 1st Central Insurance

Reaching out to all my trusty supportors to help the business raise some big money for our charity’s this year by hosting a auction of promise So, i’m am writing to you on behalf of the whole of 1st Central Insurance, which is a car insurance company based in Haywards Heath/Salford/Gibraltar/Guernsey and I am looking to see if you would …

Business Survey 2023

Firstly, a very big thank you to all those businesses that have participated in the survey so far. It has been really valuable hearing from you and we appreciate you taking the time to share your views and experiences with us. This annual survey of local businesses provides important insight about the current trading environment, challenges and also opportunities, to …

Our new Growth Hub website is now LIVE!

We are delighted to share with all of you our brand-new website for the Growth Hub! With a fresh look and enhanced functionality, the new Growth Hub website is designed to cater to your evolving needs. We are eager to present you with a wealth of valuable resources, interactive features, and expert insights that will propel your business toward success. …

Summer Sussex Night Out

Come and join us for an evening of live music at the Summer Sussex Night Out on Saturday 2nd September at the stunning Bluebell Vineyard. Local musicians, food, beer and award-winning Sussex wine. Tickets £25.00 each To book your ticket and for more information please visit stpjhospice.org From 5-10pm Over 18’s only

Reserved for HHBA at The Hop Sun Tap 31st August

We have booked a table at The Hop Sun Pub on Triangle Road in Haywards Heath, once a month. It’s a table reserved just for HHBA members between 5-6pm on the last Thursday of the month. It’s a really relaxed and informal drink with no speakers or presentations. Just a drink after work if it fits with your diary. Register your attendance …

JLN Annual Stoolball Event 2023

Last Thursday night saw the team at the Jonathan Lea Network hosting our annual stoolball tournament. Once again returning to the scenic grounds of Great Walstead School, this year’s tournament was hosted in association with the Haywards Heath Business Association (HHBA). This was our third year hosting the tournament and it was our best attended tournament to date with a number of local …

New member – Andrew Stevens – EOS Worldwide

Andrew’s passion is to help as many business owners to lead a better-balanced life and run successful businesses. After 25 years of high performance and running high performing teams Andrew wanted to use his experience and to have a better work life balance with his family so he started his consulting business in 2017. Following his military grounding he left the …

Dark Web Scan for HHBA members

The dark web, infamous for its criminal underbelly, serves as a thriving marketplace for cybercriminals peddling stolen data. In this perilous digital era, a business’s credentials or an individual’s personal details can swiftly land on the auction block, ready for the highest bidder. Recognizing this looming threat, the importance of dark web scanning for businesses is paramount. Dark web scanning …

Networking 7th September – 30 members already registered – Sign up now!

Haywards Heath Town FC would like to invite you to an evening of networking in their newly renovated, Blues Bar Clubhouse! A complimentary drink and nibbles will be provided, as well as the opportunity to see the facilities at Hanbury Park Stadium and find out more about your local community football club and their exciting plans for the future. Book …

Rockinghorse Quiz Night 2023

Date – Thursday 2nd November 2023 Time – 730pm – 10.30pm Venue – Cow Corner at Sussex County Cricket Ground Click here to secure your team today – you can reserve your team now and tell us who’s playing at a later date so please don’t miss out- limited places! https://www.rockinghorse.org.uk/news/the-rockinghorse-quiz-night-returns/

Latest Webinars from HMRC for the Self Employed

Please find below the latest webinars from HMRC for the self-employed, they can all be found under the following link as well HMRC email updates, videos and webinars if you’re self-employed – GOV.UK (www.gov.uk) Live webinar Register for the next live webinar about record keeping for the self-employed. This webinar is aimed at sole traders and partnerships. It is not suitable …

Offering all small businesses a free cyber assessment in the local area

SEBS IT are offering all small businesses in the sussex area a no obligation cyber security assessment. This enables businesses to see their cyber security posture and fix any vulnerabilities they may have. Why Small Businesses? Small businesses have become prime targets for cybercriminals due to the perception that they may lack robust cybersecurity measures compared to larger enterprises. These …