Members' News

Third Sector Trends in North West England 2022

June 28, 2022
What is the study about? Third Sector Trends is the longest running study of the voluntary, community and social enterprise (VCSE) sector in the UK. In Cumbria, surveys began in 2010 and have taken place every three...

The Eventus Recruitment Group continues expansion in both their Lancashire and Cheshire Offices

June 28, 2022
Due to significant growth, the Eventus Recruitment Group are hiring additional staff for their Wilmslow office, and recently employed a Lancaster University student – who will complete an Industry Placement,...

Ukraine website - help for employment in Lancaster

June 14, 2022
A consortium of business leaders from across the North have joined forces to provide employment opportunities and support to Ukrainians impacted by the invasion of their country. United For Ukraine is a...

Grow your business with industry recognised certification

June 13, 2022
The world’s leading testing, inspection and certification company SGS United Kingdom Ltd has given some insight in to how certification can help grow your business. For many businesses, working to industry...

Are commercial properties underinsured?

June 07, 2022
It is evident that construction costs have risen over the past 18 months, which is why it is imperative that you are covered for the right amount. Fisher Wrathall Surveyors have found that a large proportion of...

Citizens Advice in Lancashire sounds alarm over the cost of living crisis

May 31, 2022
Citizens Advice offices across Lancashire have released research this week showing that Universal Credit is not enough to live off, and have called for the government to act urgently on benefit levels as...

Lancaster Accountants Celebrates 20 Years in Business with Double Award Nomination

May 24, 2022
Celebrating 20 years of providing high quality, accredited accountancy solutions across the UK, Lancaster based firm ICS Accounting are hoping for more reasons to open the champagne as finalists in two categories at...

Culture rising - 20 trends of our current times

May 24, 2022
Guest blog from Chamber member Dale Spence, Genesis GRC   A few weeks ago, I saw this report from Facebook Business news. It is a report they have produced on cultural trends in 2022. There have been so many...

New fully funded programme launched to support scaleup businesses to accelerate growth

May 13, 2022
Ambitious scaleup businesses in Lancashire are being invited to apply for a new programme fully funded by Lancashire County Council which is designed to help them accelerate their growth. The Scaleup Leaders Network,...

Fuuse acquires Envisij to deliver Enterprise level smart charging

May 13, 2022
Fast growing, Lancaster based EV charging platform, Fuuse, has acquired energy monitoring and management consultancy Envisij to provide commercial customers with deeper insights and solutions for their EV charging...

Quarterly insolvency statistics – Company liquidations and personal insolvencies keep rising as the cost of living hits

May 03, 2022
Nicola Clark, Restructuring & Insolvency (R&I) Partner at Azets, the UK’s largest regional accounting firm and specialist business advisor to SMEs, comments on the latest quarterly insolvency statistics...

Support Lancashire’s Careers Hub and become an Enterprise Adviser

May 03, 2022
Enterprise Advisers are volunteers from business who work directly with an individual School or College to support their Careers Leader and Senior Leadership Team to drive improvements in careers provision and help...

SilverDoor Appoints Christine Reichenberger as Business Development Manager – Americas

April 25, 2022
Continuing its rapid global expansion, SilverDoor Apartments has appointed Christine Reichenberger as Business Development Manager – Americas. Joining a global Business Development team, Christine will be...

SilverDoor Apartments announces opening of new office in Madrid, Spain

April 12, 2022
Following a period of continued growth, SilverDoor Apartments is expanding its presence in Iberia and the European continent by opening a new office in the heart of Madrid. The expansion comes after SilverDoor’s...

New building for Lancaster and District Homeless Action Service

April 12, 2022
Lancaster and District Homeless Action Service (LDHAS) has been providing a range of services for street homeless and vulnerably housed people for over 30 years. For the past 20 years or so it has been based on the...

Miralis announces Chair following investment for Fuuse

April 05, 2022
Transport-focused data science and software engineering company Miralis have announced Judith Halkerston OBE as Chair of their board to support the company’s ambitious growth plans. The announcement comes after...

Experienced technical director strengthens MHA Moore and Smalley team

April 05, 2022
Lancaster-based accountancy and business advisory firm MHA Moore and Smalley has recruited a new technical director, further adding to its expertise across a range of business areas. Keeley Lund has joined the...

Bergerode Consulting becomes a Maritime Cyber Baseline Certification Body

March 29, 2022
Bergerode Consulting has become one of the first certification bodies for the new Maritime Cyber Baseline standard. This new standard has been developed by the IASME Consortium, which manages the Cyber Essentials...

Mighty House and Mighty Student Living have arrived in Lancaster City Centre

March 29, 2022
"Throughout the pandemic, Mighty House Estate Agents and their student lettings arm, Mighty Student Living, worked hard on redeveloping their new city centre premises opposite Barclays bank and adjoining the Ye...

Spring Statement: Missed opportunity to be bold

March 24, 2022
Robert Wardle, Head of Tax at Azets in the North West, the largest regional accountancy firm and business advisor to SMEs, reacts to Chancellor Rishi Sunak’s Spring Statement: “Following widespread speculation...
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