The LWR “Dress for Success” Lunch Event in partnership with Smartworks Charity

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On Tuesday 4th July, our Manchester team held their second event in a series of business events in partnership with the charity Smartworks – Greater Manchester.

The Event:-

The event was held at The Grill on New York Street where their new summer menu was showcased. In excess of 60 guests attended from a number of our North West based clients, made up of a mixture of SMEs and larger organisations.


Some of the attendees at the Dress for Success lunch

What happened?

Several big names brands were in attendance with pop up stands to support the event; including Charlotte Tilbury carrying out beauty makeovers, Blow Ltd providing hair styling along with sample giveaways from Stella and Dot and representatives from Aqua di Parma providing guidance on luxury fragrance and new products.  In addition, several impressive prizes were donated for a raffle for which the proceeds were donated to the charity.

The lunch also gave the assembled guests the opportunity to network, find out more about the work done by the Smartworks charity; understand the work, approach and philosophy of Lucy Walker Recruitment, as well as sample the summer menu at the recently refurbished The Grill on New York Street.


What they said!

“We couldn’t be happier with how the event went! There was a great turnout with people delighted to be coming away with glamorous makeovers, handfuls of goodies and some great business connections made all in support of the fantastic Smartworks charity,” Sam Pepperell, Head of BD, LWR

“The event went brilliantly, it was great to be a part of it. There were lots of donations of clothing for Smartworks with attendees also supplying clothes donated by  their own organisations. The event has  been received extremely positively.” Laura Astbury, Senior Consultant, LWR.

“A warm and interesting event where women in business felt empowered by networking with like minded individuals.” Event Attendee


Pop up stands during the Dress for Success lunch event


Disappointed you missed out and keen to come to the next event?

Well, worry no more…..

We’ve had such a great response from the two events we have held so far, that the team are already working on plans for their next event. To be kept informed with events like this, contact our Manchester Office and speak to Sam Pepperell: 01616614421 or email her at


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