Join your local BVA Young Vet Network

Want to connect with other graduate vets in your local area, share your career experiences, and benefit from the knowledge and support of the wider young vet community?

That’s what the BVA Young Vet Network offers you for the first 8 years of your career. Joining one of our 31 regional Young Vet Network groups will give you the support you need to grow and thrive in your career, with opportunities ranging from CPD and clinical talks to social events including informal dinners and pub catch-ups.

Kindly supported by VDS.


Date Event Location
11 NovYorkshire Young Vet Network - Common Poisons Leeds 
16 Nov
VDS Graduate Reunion University College Dublin
18 Nov
East Midlands Young Vet Network: Ice skating and end of year social
20 NovLancashire Young Vet Network - The Chicken Consultation Preston 
23 Nov
VDS Graduate Reunion University of Bristol
4 Dec Lancashire Young Vet Network - Small animal CPD: Addisons  Preston
7 Dec
VDS Graduate Reunion University of Edinburgh

To find out what's happening in your area contact your local Young Vet Network group. If there isn't a group in your area and you'd like to start one, contact Sharleni for more information

Young Vet Network groups

Channel Islands

Jersey Max Hannan
Lucy Le Cocq

East of England

Cambridge Emma Peacock
Norfolk Sophie Brown and Tom Hume
Grace Harman
Aimee Hamilton

East Midlands

Lincolnshire Rep Vacancy Available
East Midlands Chloe Roberts
North NottsCathy Wragg 


London William Chandler
Thames Valley Leo Packham

North East

North East Kirsty Keron and Kaz Strycharczyk

North West

Abbie Dalton

Ken Beesley-Evans

Lydia Rimmer and Tiffany Horn
Hannah Hardy

South East

Kent Rebecca Molloy
Jenna Hill and Amy Barstow
Anna Gerard, Katie Smith, Imogen Matilda
Surrey Megan Davis
Thames Valley Leo Packham
Tash Jameson, Diana Kennedy, Millie Cox

South West

Bristol Charlie Folkes
Bournemouth and Dorset
Rebecca Bostock and Emma James
Western Counties
(South West)
Alan Johnson

West Midlands

Herefordshire and Powys Amelia Stevens
West Midlands
Charlotte Henry

Yorkshire and the Humber

Lincolnshire Rep Vacancy Available
Yorkshire Alison Price

Northern Ireland

Northern Ireland Fiona McFarland


East of Scotland Fred Nind and Bill Taylor
Louise Anderson and Liv Nathan
North Scotland Kirsty Miller


North Wales Mary Hancock
South East Wales
Fenella Johnson
South West Wales Kate Hovers
Herefordshire and Powys
Amelia Stevens

Young Vet Network contact

For more information about Young Vet Network contact