ActionCOACH supporting Business against Poverty

ActionCOACH are proud to support Business against Poverty Reduced rate tickets £125 + VAT (full rate £156) and half will be donated to Business Against Poverty Friday 1st March – Bath Race Course If in 1 day and for £125 you really could build a plan to take your business to the next level … would you invest? Following amazing feedback from last year’s event the Business Growth Summit is back and bringing you even more … This year ActionCOACH has committed to bringing the best business education and also the motivation and mindset to achieve it. PLEASE NOTE: This is a day for serious business people to get excited about taking themselves and their businesses to the next level … If that really is you … then book now to avoid disappointment. On 1st March 2019 you are invited to join us at Bath Racecourse to create your strategy for profit and to build your framework to achieve it. At the end of this incredible day, you will be fully armed with a route forward to take your business and your life to the next level. Your Happily Ever Afters … If you are going to invest your time and your money, it is important to consider what your return... Read more

B2B with Upbeat Marketing

I have recently completed a small project working with Val and the trustees on the first steps of implementing the new BAP social impact strategy. As such Val has asked me to pen a few lines of introduction, so here goes. Read more


Dear Friends and Supporters, I have had the privilege of serving the charity as Chair of Trustees for 9 years and in that time I have overseen significant growth and witnessed the impact of our work on thousands of lives. I in consultation with Valerie, (my wife and our CEO) I have determined that it is now the time for me to step aside as the Chair while continuing to serve as a trustee, contributing to our great mission as the co-founder of People against Poverty and founder of Business against Poverty. ... Read more


We're all in Business Against Poverty because we have a social conscience and aren't afraid to let that be known. Quite apart from any more esoteric considerations, that means that we all have an innate sense of what is ethical in this world. Simply put, we want to share our good fortune with people who are less fortunate. Read more

Auction Bidding and Raffle donations

To place a bid on any item listed here, please click here and send us your highest bid, ensuring you put the name of the item in the subject matter.  ... Read more

How to win awards

Learn the methods to best present your company and win awards - taught by Denise O'Leary... Read more

Headline sponsors lunch

Over 18 our of members gathered for their annual Headline sponsors lunch, supported by Bailbrook House Hotel. Read more

Ethics in changing times

Fairly recently I was in conversation with the owner of a small shop in Newlyn, Cornwall. He was telling me that various of his suppliers are based in the European Union and had promised him that their business relationship would remain unchanged when the UK leaves the EU. Unfortunately that’s not the way it works, but I don’t want to open up a discussion on that particular topic. Read more

New business owners for Mailboxes Etc

One of our dearest friends and Business against Member Jerry Walsingham, after 17 years, sold on his Mailboxes Etc business in Bath.  The new owners Hungarian born Zoltan Sagi and his partner Laszlo Beres are taking the reigns of this already successful business to a new level. Read more

Upcoming Events

In a simple one page format here are some exciting events for you to attend.   You can find the booking process on the Events Page of the website. event list... Read more