Wayland Women in Business is a networking group for ladies from all walks of life, whether running their own businesses, employed, seeking to find employment or retired. Our aim is to promote the importance of networking and making contacts in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere. There is no membership fee. We hold quarterly meetings with a guest speaker and a hot lunch and it has become a great social event.


We are delighted to welcome Eunice as guest speaker for our Spring Lunch. Eunice is originally from the Ivory Coast. Eunice has also been a landlady a The Crown in Smallburgh.



Catherine Downes – Jewellery Designer and Silversmith

By Debbie Harris | March 26, 2013

Catherine is one of our members and shared with us the inspiration for her designs, the details of work involved and the tools involved to create her wonderful jewellery.  She brought along a selection of her completed pieces.  Catherine also carries our bespoke work.  www.catherinedownes.com Exhibiting: ZIGWAGZ Handmade Leather Dog Collars – from Market to…

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Georgina Holloway

By Debbie Harris | September 26, 2012

Georgina  was High Sheriff of Norfolk for 2012 to 2012 which is a non-political role, appointed by the Queen as has traditionally been done since Saxon times. The principal duties of High Sheriffs include attendance at royal visits in the County and support for Her Majesty’s High Court Judges when on Circuit. She played an…

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Sophie Garrett

By Debbie Harris | March 28, 2012

Yours2share matches like minded people who want to share property, boats, aircraft, horses, cars, etc. Sophie is a great supporter of collaborative consumption (car clubbing, co working, couch surfing etc) and talked in great depth how collaborative consumption is changing the way we live. Sophie is also the Norwich leader of WIRE, Women In Rural…

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Jan Godfrey MBE

By Debbie Harris | December 2, 2011

  As the Chair of Trustees at the Wayland Partnership Jan is keen to promote the economic, social, cultural and environmental well-being of all who live and work in the Wayland area.  Before retiring, Jan was Deputy Head at Wayland High School and also gave us a personal insight into her highlight – receiving her…

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Susie Mason – Gone Crabbing

By Debbie Harris | November 29, 2011

Susie was inspired by both her home county and the many beautiful coastal resorts she has visited all over the UK and has created a fun and imaginative range of gifts and casual clothing which embraces our truly great British heritage, traditions, food, people and unique landscapes. Everybody received a Goody Bag from Susie. Exhibitiing:-…

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Jo Coubrough Jo C’s Ales

By Debbie Harris | September 20, 2011

  Jo Coubrough from Jo C Ales talked to us about her quest to launch her ale brewing business. Working in a predominately male industry Jo gave an honest account of how strenuous and physical brewing ale really is and went on to explain how she juggles family life with two small children and an…

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