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Skiddle scoops international awards double

Ticketing agency Skiddle has won two Ticketing Technology Awards at the Ticketing Technology Forum, bagging the Moving On Up and Customer Service accolades – the only company to take two awards on the night. The first award recognised how the Skiddle…

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HAD ends year with seventh national award

Hussain Architectural Design has been awarded the 2016 Build Award for Commercial Architecture & Planning for the UK. Hussain Architectural Design, a young female led architectural practice, is based in Burnley, Blackburn, Manchester and London and founded in 2011 by the…


Blackburn named Britain’s best high street

Blackburn’s High Street has been crowned best in the country after winning the ‘Best Town Centre’ category and scooping the overall award in the Great British High Street competition. The competition attracted more than 500,000 votes and Blackburn scored well enough…


Downtown crowns women in business award winners

Downtown Lancashire in Business hosted the second annual Women in Business Awards. The gala dinner took was held in the magnificent surroundings of the Best Western Park Hall hotel. In total fourteen awards and one special commendation were handed out…


WEC Group apprentices win gold and bronze at WorldSkills UK Finals

Two of WEC Group’s Training Academy apprentices have won gold and bronze medals at the WorldSkills UK final in Construction Metalwork. 24-year-old Christopher Taylor, a fifth year welding and fabrication apprentice, won the accolade after beating off stiff competition –…


Past winners urge businesses to enter Red Rose Awards

Lancashire Business View’s Red Rose Awards give you the opportunity to shout about what you do and receive recognition among peers. The 2017 awards launched recently and will build upon the 2016 event, which attracted more than 1,100 of the county’s…


Scorpion Automotive wins two awards

Chorley based Scorpion Automotive has won Northern Automotive Alliance’s ‘Company of The Year’ and ‘Manufacturing Excellence’ awards. The Northern Automotive Alliance (NAA) Awards showcase the successes of the region’s diverse range of vehicle manufacturers, supply chain companies and service providers.…


Lancashire Tourism Awards 2016 winners revealed

Blackburn Cathedral played host to Marketing Lancashire’s annual Lancashire Tourism Awards, which saw 18 businesses honoured. Winners in select categories will represent Lancashire at the national VisitEngland Awards for Excellence 2016. Ruth Connor, Chief Executive of Marketing Lancashire said, “The Lancashire…


Mrs Kirkham’s Lancashire Cheese wins Great British Cheese Award

Mrs Kirkham’s Lancashire Cheese has won the Best Artisan Producer award at the inaugural Great British Cheese Awards. The awards, launched earlier this year,  aim to recognise, promote and reward excellence in the artisan cheese industry. More than 7,500 people…

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