The Family Business Community is a trusted network for collaboration and learning.

We unite the family business community to provide a voice, a sense of belonging and an environment for learning and development. We create unique and valuable peer to peer contact and opportunities for generations of families to share their experiences and insight.

Our calendar of online and face to face events and family business programmes includes  insight events, conferences, regional awards, development boards and peer group sessions.

Additional services include private advisory, coaching and mentoring, video production, media and PR, senior level recruitment  and our annual subscription service with access to our online learning material.

Overall, the community is an influential voice for family businesses across the UK and has a global reach.




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A range of specialist services designed to support the needs of family businesses.

These include a bespoke PR service, a simple yet cost-effective PR distribution service, a video production service and a specialist recruitment service. Each of our unique FamBiz services utilises our extensive knowledge of the sector, along with the niche expertise and resources of our service partners.

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Debating the future of farming from a younger perspective

Debating the future of farming from a younger perspective

Next generation of farmers to discuss industry challenges in a live debate as part of Borderway Agri Expo’s seminar programme. Harrison & Hetherington, organiser of Borderway Agri Expo, has today announced that a series of seminars will return for the second year,...


All of our bespoke events are designed with family business needs at their heart.

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Click to view a full list of our upcoming events, along with further details on each event and how to book.


Click to view a full list of our upcoming events, along with further details on each event and how to book.

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The Family Business MidiCon – Oct 2021

The Family Business MidiCon – Oct 2021

The Family Business MidiCon - North West was held on Thursday 21 October at The Auctioneer in Carlisle. The MidiCon North West was the first in our new series of tailored, regional family business conferences and featured a dynamic line up of engaging regional...

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FamBiz Netwalk 2021

FamBiz Netwalk 2021

Photos from the first ever FamBiz Netwalk which took place on the 1st October 2021. There were two choices of walks, the first being Helvellyn via Whiteshide from Glenridding and the second being Howtown to Glenridding via Martindale with Ullswater Steamers. It was a...

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NWFBA 2020 Awards Night

NWFBA 2020 Awards Night

Photos from the North West Family Business Awards ceremony, held in the Concorde Hangar at The Runway Visitor Park, Manchester Airport on March 6th 2020.  It was a sparkling celebration of the finest family businesses across the North West, hosted by television and...

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These are just some of the fascinating topics that we’ll be uncovering on Thurs 6 Oct at our Family Business MidiCon event!
Book your place 👉https://www.trybooking.co.uk/BTFL

Our MidiCon on Thursday promises to provide:
⭐ All the best bits of our flagship family business conference condensed into a shorter day
⭐ A dynamic line up of fam biz speakers from a variety of industry sectors across the North West
Book now👉https://tinyurl.com/yc66daxr