The Red Lion Hotel is a well established hotel in Basingstoke town centre with free guest parking, perfectly located for conferences, meetings, parties and weddings.
The restaurant bar area fronts London Street and allows easy access to Basingstoke town and Festival Place Shopping Centre - as well as offering delicious breakfast options to our OLBN meeting attendees! For more information about The Red Lion, please visit the website
Naomi House is our Basingstoke group nominated charity:
Naomi House & Jacksplace hospices care for life-limited and life-threatened children, young adults and their families. We provide respite, end of life care and bereavement support to those who need it most across the seven counties of central southern England.
Find out more at www.naomihouse.org.uk
All our meetings are now taking place via Zoom
Our Group Legends
Meet the Team
NAME: Dawn Waters
COMPANY: Woods Russell Limited
SERVICES: Woods Russell Ltd is a chartered firm of accountants who take pride in knowing their clients and what motivates the client in their chosen business sector. We aim to look
at tax efficient ways to manage your accounts – leaving you with more money to grow your business!
BRIEF BIO: Highly experienced commercial accountant with a proven track record of developing small and medium companies.
T: 01256 973 102 / 07880 555 630
Group Support Manager
NAME: Lisa Woolnough
SERVICES: I am a virtual assistant and provide first class PA and administrative support on an outsourced basis to entrepreneurs and small businesses. If you have an admin headache, or just have more important things to do, then I can help.
BRIEF BIO: I am very customer-focused and love working with small companies and integrating as part of their team. On a social level I enjoy running, swimming and travelling.
T: 01420 558 378 / 07721 717 345
NAME: Grant Notman
COMPANY: Kept Assets Ltd
SERVICES: Bloodline planning is the organisation of your assets so that futures generations can benefit from them through the use of Wills, Trusts and Lasting Powers of Attorneys.
BRIEF BIO: Bloodline Planner.
T: 01635 896 907 / 07768 181 302
NAME: John Gower
COMPANY: Omni Local
SERVICES: Local Magazine and Direct Marketing
BRIEF BIO: Passionate about connecting local businesses. Has Been running Omni Local for 4 years.
T: 07898 870 870
NAME: Phil Strachan
COMPANY NAME: Strangebrew
SERVICES: Branding, Identity and Design Consultancy
T: 07770 753975
BIO: I am a Business and Brand Alchemist and I add value to Businesses and Brands of all shapes and sizes by helping them to stand out from the crowd. I do this by getting them to 'Think Brand - not bland' and by stopping them from just jumping on the blandwagon and risking becoming the bland that time forgot.