Beth is on the organising committee of one of the most successful business networking clubs in Gloucestershire - the Stroud Businesswomen’s Network - and produces its monthly newsletter. She is a Gloucestershire Ambassador for the Local Enterprise Partnership GFirst, and was selected as Gloucestershire Ambassador of the Year 2013. She also acts as a business mentor for young unemployed people.
Through the county’s Education Business Partnership and the local careers service, Beth is regularly invited to give talks to school students about careers in journalism and PR, and actively helps build links between schools and business.
Martin helps victims of crime as a trained volunteer with the charity Victim Support, and has been Vice-Chair, and Treasurer, of the Gloucestershire Branch of the National Union of Journalists. Martin and Beth have both served as Governors at their local secondary school, and are members of the Federation of Small Businesses.