Wednesday 15 May, 2024
17:30 -

Solos & Startups


Are you a sole trader, solo worker, freelancer or small business owner? Are you looking for an event that can provide you with top tips for running your business while offering you an opportunity to socialise? Then look no further than the newest event from Romsey & District Chamber of Commerce & Industry; Solos & Startups!

This event is tailored specifically for sole traders, solo entrepreneurs, startup businesses, and freelancers, providing insightful talks, valuable networking opportunities, and a chance to connect with like-minded professionals.


Our Speakers

We are so pleased that we have a variety of excellent speakers from across the area who are well-known for their practical, thorough and hands-on guidance leading to successful businesses.  You will hear from:

  • Tim Brock from Federation of Small Business – Supporting, connecting & protecting Start up, Micro, Small and Medium sized business owners.
  • Andy Pringle from Incuhive – Helping businesses start, survive and thrive.
  • Jennie Pell from Test Valley Borough Council – Local grant opportunities for small businesses.
  • Grace Burton, Co-founder of The Five-Nine Club – For Southampton’s self-employed, freelancers, and remote workers to chill with other humans, IRL.

Event Details

  • Date: May 15th
  • Time: 5:30 PM – Arrival with tea and coffee
  • 6:15 PM – Talks featuring industry experts
  • 7:00 PM – Networking and socialising with an open bar
  • 9:00 PM – Event Close
  • Location: Ganger Farm, Romsey

This event offers a unique platform to gain insights from seasoned professionals, learn about the latest industry trends, and forge meaningful connections within the business community. It’s an excellent opportunity to expand your network and discover new possibilities for your venture.


This event is free for members of Romsey & District Chamber of Commerce & Industry.  For non-members, you can attend for just £5.

To secure your spot, visit our Eventbrite page.

We look forward to welcoming you to “Solos and Start-Ups” at Ganger Farm. Don’t miss out on this fantastic occasion to grow your business and connect with the vibrant business community in Romsey.