Unveiling British Manufacturing: Our Finest Hour Concludes Series 1

By Made In Group
schedule20th Jul 23

Recently, Made in Group concluded the first series of a podcast series which celebrates resilience, share business and life lessons, and highlights Britain's impressive history of stoicism and innovation, by hearing from key members of the UK manufacturing & engineering sector.

Over the course of Series 1, Our Finest Hour spoke with 10 fascinating thought leaders from the manufacturing and engineering industry, which we've embedded below. You can also watch the start of Series 2 of Our Finest Hour on YouTube, with new videos coming each week!

Made in Group is an advocate for championing British Industry, campaigning to shine a light on this fantastic sector, whilst connecting businesses, sharing knowledge, and helping companies reach their full potential.

By watching Our Finest Hour you will hear directly from some of the best and brightest in British Industry. From entrepreneurs to innovators, there is a wide array of guests who will inspire and educate you as a business leader within UK manufacturing.


Ep. 1: Corrosion Resistant Materials MD Reflects on Queens Award Win


Ep. 2: How Manufacturer Increased Turnover from £10m to 17m in 3 Years 


Ep. 3: The Secrets Behind 40+ Years as a Successful MD


Ep. 4: The Rise from Engineering Apprentice to Successful Director


Ep. 5: MD Shares Captivating Story Behind Building a Successful Business in UK Manufacturing


Ep. 6: How a Fall Out with a Prince Initiated a Company's 100+ Years in Manufacturing


Ep. 7: From Humble Beginnings to Thriving Success: A Manufacturing Director's 26+ Year Journey


Ep. 8: MD of Leading Manufacturing Talks Imposter Syndrome, Modern Challenges and Rising to the Occasion


Ep. 9: The Power of Adaptation, Poppy Durnall's Trailblazing Path in Powder Coating


Ep. 10: MD Reveals How Manufacturers Can Draw On Sports to Succeed


Interviews are from a mix of Midlands and Yorkshire companies with the majority filmed at the Made in Group studio in Wolverhampton. For members who want to join a live audience and also participate in mini networking and lunch, you can visit either www.madeinthemidlands.com/login or www.madeinyorkshire.com/login and register for these under the 'Events' section.

New episodes are released on Fridays at 9am, on the Our Finest Hour YouTube channel - subscribe now to make sure you don't miss the next episode!

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