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Former Runshaw College student returns in Partnership role
(Mon 17 May 2010 10:59)
A former Runshaw College student has joined the South Ribble Partnership (SRP) as External Funding Officer.
Lancashire firm launches one of UK’s most eco friendly lights
(Sun 16 May 2010 13:10)
A Lancashire manufacturing firm has launched one of the UK’s most eco friendly lights.
Lancashire hospital to benefit from charity events in memory of twin sisters
(Sun 16 May 2010 12:06)
Blackpool Victoria Hospital’s Special Care Baby Unit is set to benefit from the charitable work of a couple whose twin babies died last year after being born 13 weeks early.
"Green council" rejects Lancaster University turbines scheme
(Fri 14 May 2010 16:04)
A council with one of the biggest number of Green Party members has rejected a #7.4 million plan to create the UK's largest university-based wind turbine project
Lancashire workers set for safety advice
(Fri 14 May 2010 15:26)
A roadshow is taking place to highlight safety in the workplace.
Stobart Group comes through the recession on top
(Wed 12 May 2010 12:39)
The Stobart Group have cause for a double celebration, despite the recession, it has increased profits by 59.7%. This year also sees the company celebrating their 40th anniversary.
Solicitors issue warning and ‘nightmare’ allegations over will writing firms
(Mon 10 May 2010 14:58)
A local firm of solicitors is warning the public to be careful making a will, following a spate of problems with "nightmare" will writing firms.
Lancashire medics raise funds for life saving equipment
(Wed 28 Apr 2010 14:32)
Junior doctors at Blackpool Victoria Hospital have raised funds towards buying a potentially life saving piece of theatre equipment.
Legal firm alerts drivers to change in claims law
(Tue 27 Apr 2010 11:34)
A leading North West law firm is urging drivers to be prepared for the new road traffic accident (RTA) claims process, which comes into effect on Friday 30th April 2010.
Lancashire company launches new healthy chocolate
(Mon 26 Apr 2010 17:34)
A Lancashire company has answered the diet prayers of chocoholics everywhere - by creating healthy chocolate.
Something good brewing in Preston...
(Mon 26 Apr 2010 12:05)
Rick Walker, from Preston, has stirred-up a lot of interest in his tea making skills.
Blackpool leads the way in stroke care trial
(Fri 16 Apr 2010 12:50)
Blackpool's foundation trust is playing a vital role in determining the best care for stroke victims.
Burnley FC join Liverpool FC and Chelsea FC on Premier League credit black-list
(Tue 13 Apr 2010 12:01)
The Times has reported that Burnley FC has been black-listed by the credit checking agency Riskdisk.
Coronation Street star teams up with Heathcote
(Fri 09 Apr 2010 13:04)
One of Coronation Street’s biggest stars is the latest celebrity to shun the spotlight in favour of living the good life.
Wigan Athletic join Liverpool FC and Chelsea FC on Premier League credit black-list
(Tue 06 Apr 2010 10:41)
The Times has reported that Wigan Athletic has been black-listed by the credit checking agency Riskdisk.
New employment laws 'will impact' on local businesses
(Sat 03 Apr 2010 12:00)
A Blackpool law firm has warned that the new Equality Bill will have a 'dramatic' impact on local businesses.
A first in UK horse racing: BBC to broadcast Grand National in HD
(Fri 02 Apr 2010 12:01)
In what will be a first for UK horse racing, the BBC will broadcast the 2010 Grand National in High Definition.
Bolton Wanderers join Liverpool FC and Chelsea FC on Premier League credit black-list
(Wed 31 Mar 2010 09:20)
The Times reports that Bolton Wanderers has been black-listed by the credit checking agency Riskdisk.
Huge investment in Blackpool Tower and Winter Gardens
(Tue 30 Mar 2010 12:41)
Two of Blackpool’s most iconic visitor attractions - the Tower and Winter Gardens complex - are to be taken over by the local council as part of a £38.9 million redevelopment project.
Nostalgic treats with Nestlé’s retro Easter egg range
(Fri 26 Mar 2010 15:36)
Treat your loved one to a nostaligic sugar fix this Easter with retro Easter eggs from Nestlé.