Speakers announced for YBF Date: 20/03/2013

Rugby and TV legend Bill Beaumont will be joined by the Yorkshire Post’s Business Editor Bernard Ginns at this year’s Chadwick Lawrence sponsored Yorkshire Business Forum.

Town’s Manager Mark Robins will also be at the Forum, held in the Revell Ward Suite at the Stadium, for a question and answer session.

Born on 9th March 1952 in Preston, Lancashire, Bill Beaumont is a former England and Fylde lock who won 34 caps for his country and Captained the team on 21 occasions. He led England to their first Grand Slam for thirty three years, in 1980 and played seven times for the British & Irish Lions. Bill won three County Championships with Lancashire before retiring from playing in 1982.

Bernard Ginns is the current Business Editor of the Yorkshire Post and has held the position since 2008. He was previously the Editor of Kent on Sunday and before that a Staff Reporter at The Mail on Sunday.


12pm Arrival and registration
12.30pm Introduction by Town’s Chief Executive Nigel Clibbens
12.40pm Bernard Ginns, Business Editor of the Yorkshire Post
1pm Two course lunch
2pm Q&A with Town Manager Mark Robins
2.15pm Bill Beaumont, Rugby and TV Legend
2.45pm Networking and business card draw

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