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2017 Annual General Meeting

Following a fantastic AGM at Merchant’s Hall, we have a few wise words from our incoming President: It’s a real honour to be the 73rd President of Bristol Junior Chamber. I would like to start by saying a big thank you to my predecessor Oliver Brown for a fantastic BJC …

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BJC Internship

The President’s Project – BJC Internship – BJC is looking to launch a ‘BJC Internship’ this summer, aimed at talented sixth form age students from under privileged backgrounds.  BJC will provide them with the opportunity to experience the type of high quality work experience they may not be able to …

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Bristol International Balloon Fiesta – Sponsorship Opportunity

Given that the BJC helped to found the Bristol International Balloon Fiesta (‘BIBF’), these two organisations have remained closely linked throughout. During the event, the BJC have access to a ‘pod’ in the Members area of the fiesta (typically during the Thursday evening night glow) and have drinks and a chance to wander …

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2017 Annual Dinner – Tickets on sale now!

Tickets are now on sale for our inaugural Annual Dinner on Friday 3rd March. We have secured the prime location of the newly opened Bristol Harbour Hotel on Corn Street.  This luxury hotel is brand new, so come and explore the Grade 2 Listed Venetian building and the huge Sansovino …

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BJC sponsors Facebook Food Entrepreneurs

Bristol Junior Chamber (BJC) has awarded a £1,500 investment to Bristol-based food delivery business McCoy’s Kitchen to expand its presence in the city. The startup, which was founded by Rishaun Higgins after his Facebook post of a lasagne went viral, operates a food delivery service on Fridays and Sundays, promoted …

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Bristol Businesses question Mayoral candidates

BJC members and Bristol business leaders attended a dedicated mayoral hustings at Ashton Gate on Thursday 14th April. Around 200 business professionals came to hear the candidates discuss their vision for Bristol. The event was chaired by BBC Points West correspondent Dave Harvey. Kay Barnard (Liberal Democrat), Tony Dyer (Green), …

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EU Referendum

Members of the Council of Management represented the BJC at the Bristol and Bath Science Park this morning as George Osborne launched the Treasury’s analysis on the long term impact of the UK leaving the EU.

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The President and the Chancellor

The President and the Chancellor – 29th January 2016.  BJC President Ben St. Quintin met Chancellor George Osborne this week Softball Team – 18th January 2016 As brought to your attention in the monthly meeting, BJC has a softball team (of course). Training started last week and will continue twice …

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Marshfield Bakery

Marshfield Bakery – 25th November 2015 What’s more festive (technically 6 days early) than a mince pie, some mulled wine and a tour of the amazing Marshfield Bakery. Where they make the magnificent mince pies, obviously! A select few BJC members were tonight, treated to a private tour of the …

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Bristol Business Summit

Bristol Business Summit – 27th October 2015 Another great day for Bristol And the BJC… Last Thursday the Bristol Business Summit was hosted at the Passenger Shed by Mayor Ferguson. BJC members Ben St. Quintin, Sarah Atkinson, Paul Anslow, Lucy Baldwin, Rebecca Kibby, Oliver Brown and Charles Chami attended on …

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