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Read All About A New Comics Exhibition

November 08, 2018
An award-winning comics project helping young people to improve their literacy is being celebrated with an exhibition in Lancaster. The Comic Literacy Project is part of The Dukes Cultural Partnership with Lancaster...

Skills Support for the Workforce - FREE training

November 08, 2018
PHX Training are currently in a position where they can offer free training to development employees under the SSFW (Skills Support for the Workforce) contract. In order to qualify for this, employees must be over...

Chamber Chat - David Park

November 01, 2018
GDPR 6 months on. The general data protection regulation (GDPR) was introduced on 25 May this year. As often seems the way, the implementation date was brought in with a lot of noise (some would say hype or even...

Budget seeks to encourage business investment

November 01, 2018
Rachel Marsdin, tax partner at Lancaster-based MHA Moore and Smalley, said: “This was a budget where the chancellor looked to turn the heating back on after years of spending freezes. It was therefore a series of...

Lancashire leaders confirmed for Lancashire Business Day panel

November 01, 2018
An entrepreneur who built a multimillion-pound business from his back bedroom, a CEO who has worked in some of the high street’s most iconic names, and a director from the county’s largest employer will join in a...

Benefits Realisation by Doctor Graham Blick

November 01, 2018
The last two decades have seen Businesses throughout the Globe focusing on the acquisition and use of Technology.     This has been done in order to change, improve and enhance their sustainability so...

Lancashire Nursing Home Group in search of super heroes

November 01, 2018
Lancashire based nursing home group Hillcroft has launched a multi-channel recruitment drive targeted at the nursing sector and those considering a rewarding career as a nurse. Hillcroft, who have nursing and...

Nublue Launches New Cloud Hosting Solution

November 01, 2018
Lancashire based Magento ecommerce and hosting agency Nublue are launching a new hosting platform powered by Amazon Web Services (AWS) for fast-growing ecommerce stores. Their latest hosting solution utilises...

Comedy Classics In The Castle Cells

November 01, 2018
A season of classic comedy films chosen by The Dukes features special screenings in Lancaster Castle’s dungeons on November 15. Two screenings of Mel Brooks’ iconic comedy Young Frankenstein(12A) will be held at...

Get Hooked On Peter Pan At The Dukes

October 25, 2018
Lancaster’s Dukes theatre will transport audiences to Neverland this Christmas in their inventive and witty version of Peter Pan. This magical story will be packed full of fairy dust, flight and catchy songs...

Chamber Chat – Neil Townsend, Cancer Care

October 25, 2018
I am not sure if it’s the time of year or my age, that makes me want to stop, pause and take stock. The most recent excellent chamber chat articles highlighted a number of key attributes, not to forget “energy”...

What will we see in Budget 2018

October 25, 2018
Tony Medcalf, tax partner at MHA Moore and Smalley, looks ahead to the Budget on October 29 and assesses the likelihood of various tax changes. A question on many lips is how can the chancellor set a budget for next...

Business Poll – British Chambers of Commerce

October 25, 2018
Improving innovation and productivity is crucial to both UK competitiveness and the success of individual firms. The BCC is undertaking national research to understand how your business is innovating, whether you have...

How would your business survive in a cyber-attack?

October 25, 2018
Online security should be at the forefront of every business owners mind.  If you want to know how you would cope with an incident, come along to a free workshop session being run by the North West Regional...

Sub36 Awards honour the best of Lancashire’s young business talent

October 25, 2018
A filmmaker, an apprentice engineer and an accountant were among the winners of the 2018 Sub36 Awards, the ceremony which celebrates the next generation of Lancashire business success. The prize-giving event, which...

Lancashire Firm Achieves Near Perfect Score in Achilles UVDB Audit

October 25, 2018
Lancashire-based company, LARS Communications, is thrilled to have achieved an almost perfect score in its recent Achilles UVDB Verify Audit. As one of Europe’s leading installers of radio, microwave and...

The Warriors

October 25, 2018
6 months ago a call when out on Facebook from local photographer Kirsty Stuart-Clarke  known locally as Kirsty Bob, of Bipolaroid Photography Morecambe. Idea – to great an shoot about Women and the strength of...

Development of a New Community Trust

October 25, 2018
AccessPlanit is currently developing the Giant Axe Community Trust with the objective of supporting our local community and tackling local issues. It’s still in the very early stages of inception, and they would...

Tour opportunity - 76 Church Street

October 25, 2018
With the kind permission of the owners, Lee Fisher and Michael Burton, John Regan is leading tours of the property, 76 Church Street, Lancaster on Saturday 24th November. 76 Church Street is reputed to be the house...

Zombies in Lancaster!

October 18, 2018
Zombies in Lancaster is an interactive Halloween themed treasure hunt around Lancaster town centre for teams of 3 to 6 people, taking place on the 28th October during daylight hours.  They are looking for...
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