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A FANTASTIC mix of businesses are signing up for the first meeting of a new Hartlepool business club.

The Mussel Club arrives in town when it meets at Krimo’s restaurant on Hartlepool Marina and gives entrepreneurs a chance to network while enjoying a meal, as pictured at another of the North East movement’s meetings.

Hartlepool becomes the latest town to join the Mussel Club movement which has branches in areas including Newcastle, North and South Tyneside and Sunderland.

The first meeting in town will start at 6pm on Wednesday, March 23, at Krimo’s.

A spokesman said: “The response has been fantastic and we have a great mix of different businesses.”

Others wanting to join the club can visit www.themusselclub.com to find out more. More details are also available from (0191) 5163100