Over 250 guests attended the Rediscover Carlisle Business Centre event on Thursday 21st November.
The event was held to celebrate the centre’s new brand and identity and to mark its 21 years of serving the business and local community.
The Lord Mayor, Cllr Khadim Hussain among other local councillors, Bradford businesses owners and people from different faith communities enjoyed a night of entertainment and networking.
Based in Manningham, Carlisle Business Centre is a landmark, former textile mill and is recognisable by its distinct tower clock.
Guests enjoyed a variety of entertainment including being greeted by the Duchess of Cambridge, Kate Middleton (look alike Heidi Agan), live music from Anjaana, a Punjabi and folk band, accompanied by solo dancer/actor, Rafi Usman who also had his exclusive film screening of ‘Love is Never Easy’.
As well as entertainment, guests were able to explore the Business Centre, its space and opportunities it can offer. Guests also opted for VIP tours led by Carlisle Business Centre’s voluntary directors.
It operates as a not for profit organisation offering business support and affordable, flexible office space for businesses, social enterprises and charities. It also provides meeting, training and events space for business and social use including weddings, Mehndis and birthday parties.