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Friday 29th March 2019



Do you think you have a great business idea but don’t have the funding to get your business up and running? Maybe you have an existing business that needs a retail arm or premises to sell from?

Stonham Barns want to help give you the chance to do just that, by entering the Stonham Barns Entrepreneur Challenge on Friday 29th March 2019.

All you have to do is create and pitch your business proposal to the three judges – Alan Forward, successful Suffolk businessman and owner of Stonham Barns, Jonathan Few, Director and CEO of J T Few Limited a Plant Hire, Aggregates and Haulage Company and Dr Dan Poulter, Member of Parliament for Central Suffolk and North Ipswich and you could be in with a chance of winning a prize of £5,000 investment into your business plus, the first 6 month’s rent FREE operating from one of the Retail Pod at Stonham Barns.

Download and read through the competition guidelines, then complete the application form and get this to us by 5.00pm on 15th March 2019 to: The Events Office, Stonham Barns, Pettaugh Road, Stonham Aspal, Stowmarket, Suffolk IP14 6AT (please mark your envelope Stonham Barns Entrepreneur Challenge) or submit your application via email to: [email protected]

The competition is open to all forms of business ideas and proposals, whether these are at the concept, start-up stage, or are an existing trading business – we wish you all the best of luck!