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and promote evidence

based best practice

in moving & handling.


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2017 Events


    NBE Annual Conference & Exhibition 2017

    Moving & Handling - Who really cares?

    Dates: 25th, 26th & 27th September 2017

    Venue: Jury's Inn Hinckley Island Hotel, Hinckley, Leciestershire.

    Contact details - 

    Email: Admin@nationalbackexchange.org

    Telephone: 01327 358855

    Mail: National Back Exchange, Linden Barns, Greens Norton Road, Towcester, Northanptonshire, NN12 8AW.

    2017 NBE Meetings


      Executive Officers Meetings

       - 20 & 21 January - Jury's Inn Hinckley Island (includes Business Planning meetings)

       - 22 March - Linden Barns, Towcester

       - 10 May - Linden Barns, Towcester

       - 4 July - Linden Barns, Towcester

       - 12 September - Jury's Inn Hinckley Island (includes Conference preparation)

       - 19 October - Linden Barns, Towcester

       - 30 November - Linden Barns, Towcester

      Provisional times are 09:30 to 17:00 (subject to confirmation)


      National Back Exchange Local Officers Workshop

       - 25 September - Jury's Inn Hinckley Island

      Time to be confimed.  Other details subject to change


      National Back Exchange Annual General Meeting

       - 25 September - 17:15 - Jury's Inn Hinckley Island

      Time may change to fit Conference programme requirements


      2018 Events

      2018 EVENTS

        National Back Exchange Annual Conference & Exhibition

        24, 25 & 26 September 2018 (to be confirmed)

        Check the website for further details and announcements as plans are finalised for the most important event in this field.

        2018 NBE Meetings

        2018 NBE MEETINGS

          Executive Officer Meetings

          Provisional dates subject to amendment

           - 19 & 20 January - venue to be confirmed (includes Business Planning meetings)

           - 21 March - Linden Barns

           - 11 May - Linden Barns

           - 3 July - Linden Barns

           - 11 September - venue to be confirmed (includes Conference preparation)

          Provisional times are 09:30 to 17:00 (subject to confirmation)


          National Back Exchange Local Officers Workshop

           - To be confirmed


          National Back Exchange Annual General Meeting

           - To be confirmed

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