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SBS chief to make maiden speech at Harrogate conference

The head of the government's much vaunted new Small Business Service is scheduled to give his first keynote speech at the Federation of Small Business annual conference next month.

Newcastle-based David Irwin, unveiled as SBS chief executive in December, will speak to an audience of small enterprise managers at the conference in Harrogate which runs from March 24 to March 26.

He takes up his new job on March 1.

More than 750 delegates – owner-managers of small businesses across the whole of the UK – are expected to attend.

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