Local business networking groups

There are lots of active networking groups in Basingstoke and Deane to help you connect with other business people.


Omni Local Business Networking - Basingstoke Breakfast - Every fortnight

This networking event runs fortnightly and includes informal networking, one minute presentations as well as a meeting with one of the members of the group.

Where: on Zoom
When: Fortnightly, Mondays
Time: 7.30am to 9.30am
Cost: £6



Join connections at a dedicated network monthly meeting.

Where: Zoom
When: Second Tuesday of the month
Time: 6.30pm to 8.30pm


Basingstoke BNI Breakfast

BNI is the biggest networking organisation in the whole world. This is a referral based group with the main focus being to generate genuine referrals for fellow members. 1 to 1 training, group training and presentation skills is provided to help everyone achieve their new business goals. Power teams are created to provide even more opportunities for each other. This is the ideal group for people who are looking to attract new business in the local Basingstoke area.

Where: Online
When: Every Wednesday
Time: 6.45am to 8.30am


Buzz Connect

Buzz Connect is the local initiative championing business throughout North Hampshire and West Berkshire, building the local economy and making it a great place to work and live.

Where: Zoom
When: Every first, second and third Thursday of the month
Time: 8.30am

Enterprise Connexions (ECX) Fortnightly business breakfast

ECX's business meetings are structured for business owners who understand the benefits of successful collaboration and being part of a team. During their meeting, you will have the opportunity to promote your business and learn about others’ businesses

Where: Zoom
When: Fortnightly, Thursdays


Basingstoke Business Club

A great environment to find suppliers, form connections or learn how to improve your business. Any business owner or sole-trader welcome including medium to large sized companies.

Where: Online
When: First and third Friday of the month
Time: 8am to 9am

Other networking groups

Connecting Biz - Networking group

These free events will help connect you with other local businesses. Currently being held online.

Google Developer Group (GDG) - Hants & Surrey

GDG Hants & Surrey is an independent group that meets monthly to discuss all things Google.

Overton Business Association

The Overton Business Association (OBA) is passionate about supporting local businesses and encouraging people to buy local. The OBA holds meetings for members and it’s committee.

Peer Discussion Group

Wote Street People peer group meetings are very informal. It's a chance to have an open and frank discussion with your peers (anyone at the coal face of hiring and firing) about employment issues. They meet quarterly.

Where: Online
Time: 8am to 9.30am
Further information: Email maxine@wotestreetpeople.co.uk or call 01256 799127

Talk 5G

The advent of 5G will make the internet of things and virtual/augmented reality possible transforming how businesses operate. Explore what 5G means for businesses, how they will change as a result and what future business models may look like.

Meets monthly..

Women in Business Group

Women’s networking group with a focus on providing a welcoming and friendly environment for business women to meet and network.
Meetings are currently being held on Zoom.

Contact us

  • Contact us online
  • 01256 844844
  • Civic Offices
    London Road
    RG21 4AH
  • Opening hours
    Monday to Thursday
    8.30am to 5pm
    8.30am to 4.30pm
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