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International Trade Club reveals award winners

The East Lancashire Chamber of Commerce’s International Trade Club has revealed the winners of its annual awards. REM (UK) Ltd, a specialist designer of furniture and equipment for the hair and beauty industry, won the Outstanding Exporter Achievement Award. The…

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Birchall Blackburn Law wins 11 customer experience awards

Birchall Blackburn Law has won 11 customer service awards for its work in conveyancing. The law firm, which has offices in Chester, Chorley, Leyland, Manchester, Morecambe, Preston and Southport, earned the regional and national awards at the ESTAS 2017. The 11 included…


WEC adds to WorldSkills gold medal haul

A pair of WEC Group training academy apprentices have won medals at the WorldSkills UK competition in Construction Metalwork. With a gold and a silver, it marks the third year in a row that an apprentice from the Darwen firm has earned…

Leyland Trucks MX Award Awards

Leyland Trucks honoured for educational work

Leyland Trucks has won a prestigious national award for its work supporting educational programmes in Lancashire. The company earned The Partnership with Education Award at The Manufacturer MX Awards, where judges commended the company’s extensive school-outreach programme designed to promote…

WST School Travel award Awards

WST School Travel named best in the industry

WST School Travel has been named the best in its industry for the second consecutive year. The Blackpool based firm won UK’s Best School Tour Operator at The School Travel Awards, an award voted for by teachers of primary and secondary…

Extreme Low Energy Energy Institute award Awards

Extreme Low Energy scores major award

Skelmersdale’s Extreme Low Energy (ELe) has won an international innovation award for reducing consumption in schools. The company’s project to install revolutionary low-energy PCs at two Merseyside schools was hailed by the Energy Institute’s judges as this year’s most innovative, earning…

Vision Techniques innovation award Awards

Vision Techniques wins fourth innovation award

Blackburn-based Vision Techniques has won another award recognising its innovation in the waste management sector. The vehicle safety specialist earned Best Innovation Award at the Chartered Institute of Wastes Management’s Sustainability and Resorce Awards. It’s the fourth time overall the company has…


International expansion earns award for Scorpion

Chorley-based Scorpion Automotive has earned an industry award in honour of its international success. The company earned the International Trade Award trophy at the annual Northern Automotive Alliance Awards. The event showcases the achievements of the region’s diverse range of vehicle manufacturers,…

Lancashire Tourism Awards 2017 winners Awards

Lancashire Tourism Awards winners announced

The winners of the Lancashire Tourism Awards 2017 were announced at a glittering event held at the Blackpool Tower Ballroom. Five hundred guests enjoyed a Lancashire-inspired dinner before Burnley-born BBC host Tony Livesey announced the winners. Ruth Connor, chief executive of…

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