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Mark Gibbons, Access to Finance Lancashire

Lancashire businesses urged to register for Finance Simplified support programme

Lancashire business owners and managers are being urged to register early for a popular support programme giving them external guidance on their finances.

Chris Higgs and Aidy Riggott

Lancashire company on course to treble in size after expansion into new warehouse

A Preston based heat pump distribution company is aiming to continue its expansion following a sustained period of growth and is on course to treble its revenue over a two-year period.

A view of the outside of the proposed cricket pavilion, with one of the pitches on the right hand side and spectators watching the match.

Archaeology dig at proposed cricket site

Archaeology work will be taking place at the site of the proposed Farington cricket facility in Central Lancashire.

New design for Ringway Preston

Have your say on transformative traffic proposals in Preston city centre

Residents are being asked to have their say on changes that signal a major step in the transformation of Preston city centre.

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Latest aerial pictures show new M55 junction nearing completion

New aerial pictures show Lancashire’s latest major motorway improvement nearing completion.

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New blueprint outlines how Lancashire will unlock full economic potential

An ambitious blueprint outlining how Lancashire will unlock its full economic potential is expected to be endorsed by councillors next week.

From left, Cllr Shaun Turner Cllr Aidy Riggott

Community Renewal Fund projects now starting to deliver for Lancashire

The transformation of a neglected Grade II Listed building in Bacup is now complete, thanks in part to a Government fund that aims to help areas across the UK unleash their potential.

Two Zero Women Scaling Up programme

Female scaleup support service begins in response to county-council report on barriers to women in business

Female business owners and decision makers from 14 leading businesses in Lancashire have joined forces to take part in a six-month, county council-backed support programme to help prepare their organisations for rapid growth.

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Plans for ambitious Investment Zone in Lancashire proposed

Lancashire has submitted a bold bid to central government for a new investment zone which has the potential to generate tens of thousands of jobs adding billions of pounds to the value of the economy.

Lancashire County Council

Council asks government for clarity on fracking consent

Lancashire County Council is calling on the government to make clear how local people will give their consent on any proposed fracking sites in their areas - and to commit to have any decision making on fracking to be taken by local councils.

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Plans submitted for a new railway station in north-west Preston

Plans have been submitted for a new railway station in Preston, which will improve access to travel, work and leisure opportunities in the region.


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Leading UK tissue producer moves into new unit at Lancashire Business Park

Lancashire-based Accrol have increased their operational base by leasing a new logistics building, giving them more space to develop their business.