Copop – Our First Shop – 6 months on!

Copop are a fashion and beauty emporium in the heart of Brixton. The ranges include vintage collectibles, high fashion, US imports, handmade accessories, designer T-Shirts and handmade body products. They also have an in-store salon for hair and makeup services. Lydia Gardner recently met with Patricia Whyte to find out what’s been happening since they […]

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Tree Shepherd and Southwark Council supporting Peckham businesses

Tree Shepherd is proud to announce that it is working in partnership with London Borough of Southwark to provide business support to traders affected by the redevelopment of the area around Peckham Rye station. The proposed redevelopment, which will open up the front of the historic station and restore its original 1800s surroundings, has been […]

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Summer Forest Fayre at Diverse Gift Shop launches 19th May

A group of 17 Forest Network members, trained and supported by Tree Shepherd, have secured a 10 week installation at Brixton’s independent Diverse Gifts store. DIVERSE GIFTS, 390 Coldharbour Lane, Brixton SW9 8LF The Summer Forest Fayre collection will launch on Thursday 19th May with a wine and nibbles event 5pm – 7pm. All are […]

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Exciting new developments for the Lambeth Forest Network!

The Lambeth Forest Network is the enterprise network created originally in 2013 by Tree Shepherd. Members comprise mainly Lambeth residents who are graduates of the Start Your Own Enterprise programme, however it also includes those who have attended our business clinics, masterclasses and networking events. The network has been rapidly expanding over the past two […]

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Tree Shepherd Completes Back2Business Flagship Programme

Tree Shepherd is proud to have just completed our first business acceleration programme working with people in our network who are already at test-trade level but need an injection of further training to help them accelerate their business to a point where they can make a living from it and potentially employ others. We partnered […]

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Lambeth Country Show 2016 Information Page

Welcome to the Forest Enterprise Network member’s information page for trading in the marquee at the Lambeth Country Show 2016. We are delighted that you are interested in taking a stall at this exciting annual festival. The dates are Sat 16th & Sun 17th July and the venue, as always, is Brockwell Park. Applications to […]

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Tree Shepherd enterprise training gets top marks from Ofsted!

  The team at Tree Shepherd are very proud to receive great recognition from Ofsted for our courses. Taken from the November 2015 Ofsted report on Lambeth Adult learning re our enterprise course: “Learners who are long-term unemployed receive very good support to develop their entrepreneurial skills and to move into self-employment. Mentors help learners define […]

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A New Vacancy Post at Tree Shepherd

Tree Shepherd our proud to present an opportunity to work along some of the brightest small businesses in Lambeth.  We are currently advertising a job vacancy for a part time Training Manager, please see the link below to apply. The deadline is Thursday 11th March 2016. Good Luck! http://www.timewisejobs.co.uk/job/11885/training-manager-part-time-15-22-5-hours-per-week/?LinkSource=PremiumListing

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Big Local News: Tree Shepherd tackles unemployment in Wormholt & White City

Local Trust – ‘Start your own enterprise’ course empowers local residents ‘Start your own enterprise’ course empowers local residents Tackling unemployment in Wormholt and White City Big Local February 2016 By Lucy Mullaly, marketing and events co-ordinator, Wormholt and White City Big Local In November 2015, Wormholt and White City Big Local launched an enterprise course for […]

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Back to Business New Free Programme for Lambeth Residents

A new concept business acceleration programme is being delivered by Brixton-based business training and incubation specialists Tree Shepherd and the charity Brand Amplifier. It is funded by the Cooperative Investment Fund (CIF), backed by Lambeth Council. For some Lambeth residents, it is an extension on the Tree Shepherd ‘Start Your Own Enterprise’ course, only it […]

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