14.10.13 for immediate release: Bexhill and Battle MP, Greg Barker, is encouraging local charities and voluntary groups to get in touch with their local Business Connector for help, support and advice from business professionals who are committed to helping local causes on a voluntary basis.


Greg met local Business Connector, Ian Noble, in Bexhill last week to hear about some of the successful local partnerships and connections he has made since taking up his post last January.

Photo Greg with Ian Noble


Business Connectors are talented individuals seconded from business, trained by Business in the Community and placed in communities of greatest need to build partnerships that tackle local issues. Ian has successfully matched up a number of local charities and voluntary groups in the Bexhill and Battle area with business partners who are keen to offer their expertise and practical support.


Ian will be holding a launch event for a new WOW website at the De La Warr Pavilion on Wednesday 23 October from 6-8.30pm which is free to attend.  The website is has been designed to help create local partnerships between business professionals and third sector organisations. 


Ian Noble can be contacted on 07801 250668 or email