Harrogate Business Support Drop-In Session – 10 August

10 Aug 2023

Free in-person session: 10 August 2023, 10am – 4pm

This free Harrogate business support drop-in service can help answer your questions and direct you to relevant resources and programmes.

About this event

Are you thinking of starting your own business, or looking for help to grow your business? Call in to our drop-in days hosted at Harrogate Co-Lab and meet the business support specialists from the Growth Manager team and York & North Yorkshire Growth Hub.

This exciting new initiative brings you a free and valuable service provided by our friendly and knowledgeable local team. We understand the challenges and questions that arise when starting or growing a business, and our goal is to assist you by providing answers and connecting you with relevant resources.

John Hartley from Forsta Projects in Harrogate said: “The drop-in sessions, and the Co-Lab workspace, help to bring the local business community together and it provides immediate access to a range of sources of support. Our goal was to make new connections and we’ve achieved that – we’ve met some great people.”

What to Expect

  • One-on-One Consultations: Speak directly with business support specialists who can offer personalised guidance and solutions tailored to your specific needs.
  • Expert Advice: Gain insights and practical advice from experienced professionals who specialise in business growth and development.
  • Resource Connections: Discover a wealth of resources, including funding opportunities, training programs, networking events, and other support services available in your area.
  • Networking Opportunities: Connect with fellow entrepreneurs and business professionals, expanding your network and building potential collaborations.
  • Q&A Sessions: Take part in interactive Q&A sessions where you can ask questions and engage in discussions with experts and fellow attendees.

The Harrogate Co-Lab workspace is conveniently located at the Harrogate Convention Centre, Entrance 3, Kings Road (opposite Cold Bath Brewing Co.).


Just drop in at Harrogate Co-Lab between 10am and 4pm or email business.har@northyorks.gov.uk for further information.

Can’t make this one?

Harrogate Business Support Drop-Ins are being hosted throughout the summer. Go to our events page for further dates.

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