Forthcoming events

Members Meeting Wednesday 28th February 10am -12 noon

At the Shireburn Hotel Hurst Green (by kind invitation James Places)

Members Free – (Potential members welcome – £10)

“Handling challenging behaviours in the workplace in an evolving legal landscape”


Refreshments will be available from 9.30am  

10am – 11am

  • Introductions
  • Employers – day one obligations
  • Employees/workers – day one rights – now
  • Employees/workers – day one rights – coming into force
  • Key documents – contracts, handbook, privacy notice – creation and maintenance
  • Tackling challenging behaviours
  • Underlying principles to help you manage anything
  • Tackling conduct issues
  • Where to find help (includes reference to contracts/handbook)
  • Q&A.

This workshop is kindly being facilitated by Harrison Drury (RVTA members) and will be interactive, providing useful tips and information for members which they will be able to use when situations arise in their businesses.

11am-12 noon

A short consultation exercise regarding the Council’s future plans for tourism promotion as well as the usual opportunity to network and exchange information. There will also be the chance to look around the hotel.

If you would like to attend this event please email


14th May 2024, The Ribble Valley Tourism Gathering, AGM and awards 


Recent events

8th Nov 2023 – Millstone Mellor Mailchimp Workshop 

Booking essential
The next member’s event will be held at – Millstone Mellor – Mailchimp Workshop 8th Nov 2023 at 9.30 for 10 am start, concluding by 12 noon.
The event is free to members (2 max per business) and non members are welcome, with a nominal £10 charge which is waived if joining RVTA on the day.
The workshop will be led by Longridge based Shirah Bamber, from the newly launched company Alma. Shirah has considerable experience of using MailChimp as a successful marketing tool.
Her company, Alma, works with clients to find creative solutions to engage with and grow their digital audiences. They bring a fresh perspective to audience development based on their strong delivery track record in national, regional, and local media, as well as the public, private and third sectors.
This event is being kindly hosted by The Millstone, Mellor and attendees will also be able to tour the facilities of this beautiful business. To book a place email

4th December  2023 6pm – Christmas event at Holmes Mill