Brave, Bold & Bonkers! Freelance Mum Networking Event Celebrating International Women’s Day

On Thursday 8th March there will be an extra special event in Bristol to celebrate International Women’s Day… a Brave, Bold & Bonkers networking event!

The event has been organised by Faye Dicker, aka Freelance Mum, who holds regular family networking events in Bristol for parents in business.

This will be the fourth time that Faye will be holding her showcase Brave, Bold & Bonkers networking event and it promises to be the best yet.

It includes inspiring guest speakers, awesome ice-breakers, amazing food and excellent activities for the little ones!

There will be three guest speakers at this empowering event, each with their own brave, bold or bonkers story. These include Gill Cockwell, founder of Gilly Woo who will be in conversation with BBC Radio Bristol’s Laura Rawlings.

Jo Richings, the creative social entrepreneur who creates tools to inspire happiness in children, will also be a guest speaker, sharing her own personal tips and tricks on being successful in the world of business.

Brave, Bold & Bonkers will be held at Redmaids’ High Junior School, in Westbury-on-Trym.

Here’s the full Brave, Bold & Bonkers line-up:

10.00: Arrive at Brave, Bold & Bonkers

10.15: Icebreaker led by Helen Thornber of The Unicorn Factory

10.30: Brave: The first guest speaker, Gill Cockwell AKA, Gilly Woo – in conversation with BBC Radio Bristol’s Laura Rawlings

10.55: Coffee & cake

11.10: Bold: The second guest speaker, Jo Richings, creative social entrepreneur, creating tools to inspire children.

11.45: Lunch in Redmaids’ High dining hall

12.15: Netwalk – fresh air, fresh thinking and focus questions, as you netwalk around the parameters of Redmaids’ High grounds.

13.00: Bonkers: The final guest speaker, Faye Dicker, founder of Freelance Mum – leads ‘Embrace your inner bonkers’ workshop

13:45: Open networking session

14:00: End

Tickets for this fantastic day are £30 and include lunch and a treat for you. As with all Freelance Mum events, children go free or, if you would like them to have lunch, there is small charge. You are also welcome to bring a nut-free packed lunch for your child.

For more information about Brave, Bold & Bonkers or to book tickets please visit