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Car giant's search for kindest Preston resident
(Thu 24 Nov 2011 13:02)
Preston residents are being called upon to nominate people from their community in a campaign designed to promote random acts of kindness this winter.
'Big Day Out' to Wigan for kids
(Mon 31 Oct 2011 16:28)
A Bolton based charity has giving children and volunteers the chance to enjoy a camping experience in the wilds of Wigan.
Multi Award Winning Fryerâ€™s Completes ÂŁ2.7m Deal With Blue Diamond Garden Centres
(Thu 27 Oct 2011 11:26)
Knutsford based, Fryerâ€™s Garden Centre has completed a deal to sell the family owned garden centre and award-winning rose growing business to Blue Diamond Garden Centres of Guernsey.
Local Charity Aids Asthma Sufferers
(Mon 17 Oct 2011 19:52)
Asthma sufferers on the Fylde coast are set to benefit from the aid of a local charity.
Lancashire hosts older people's champion event
(Wed 12 Oct 2011 13:18)
Issues affecting older people across the North West were the subject up for discussion at an event hosted by Lancashire County Council.
Water boost for Burnley firm
(Mon 10 Oct 2011 10:35)
A Burnley firm specialising in water quality measuring products is set to expand with the help of Lancashire County Council's Rosebud finance package.
Horsepower at Aintree makes dream rides a reality for charity kids
(Fri 23 Sep 2011 14:27)
The Sporting Bears Motor Club gave 200 local children the opportunity to be driven around Aintreeâ€™s Motor Racing Circuit in over 40 different luxury and exotic cars earlier this month.
New bobby on the beat for Clitheroe
(Mon 12 Sep 2011 23:18)
Residents in Clitheroe are to benefit from a new Community Beat Manager.
Greenhalgh's nominated for trio of awards
(Wed 07 Sep 2011 12:12)
Great things come in threes - the Star Wars trilogy, Olympic medals and now a trio of award nominations for North West bakery, Greenhalghâ€™s.
Rosebud fund ignites Ribble Valley business success
(Wed 31 Aug 2011 14:11)
A Clitheroe firm is expanding its business thanks to investment from Lancashire County Council.
Double tax breaks benefit Blackpool's small firmsâ€Ź
(Fri 26 Aug 2011 11:34)
Nearly two out of every five businesses in Blackpool are benefiting from double tax breaks, Local Government Secretary Eric Pickles has announced.
Lancashire Enterprise Partnership successful in superfast broadband bid
(Tue 23 Aug 2011 14:22)
Lancashire's ambitious superfast broadband project has received a welcome boost of almost ÂŁ11m following a successful funding bid into central government.
Lancashire Enterprise Zone Bid turned down
(Thu 18 Aug 2011 10:44)
The Lancashire Enterprise Partnership has vowed to explore alternative options in spite of disappointment over its bid to bring an Enterprise Zone to Lancashire.
Work commences to build a better future for Wigan's youth
(Wed 17 Aug 2011 13:00)
Work has started on the new ÂŁ6.5 million Wigan Youth Zone, which will occupy purpose-built accommodation at Mesnes Field.
Patients to benefit from two new state-of-the-art ultrasound scanners a Blackpool Victoria Hospital
(Wed 17 Aug 2011 12:55)
Blackpool Victoria Hospitalâ€™s radiology department has taken delivery of two new top of the range ultrasound scanners.
Work On Multi-Million Pound Youth Project Underway
(Fri 12 Aug 2011 14:29)
Work has begun on the ÂŁ6.5 million Wigan Youth Zone which will occupy new, purpose-built accommodation at Mesnes Field in Wigan town centre.
Lancashire partnership shortlisted for European award
(Tue 09 Aug 2011 17:14)
A Lancashire project is in the frame to win a major award for groundbreaking work on supporting victims of hate crimes.
More than ÂŁ200k of Grant funding available for Lancashire groups
(Tue 09 Aug 2011 16:31)
Voluntary, community and faith sector (VCFS) groups across Lancashire have another chance to apply for funding from Lancashire County Council.
Inspector changes in Southern Divisionâ€Ź
(Mon 08 Aug 2011 10:53)
Changes have been made to the management of local policing in South Ribble, Chorley and West Lancashire.
Specsavers move to create new jobs
(Wed 03 Aug 2011 11:25)
Specsavers is creating eight local jobs with its move to new premises.