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Success celebrated at apprenticeship awards

This year’s Liverpool, Cumbria and Lancashire Apprenticeship Awards were held at the splendid Blackpool Tower Ballroom. National Apprenticeship Service challenged the nation’s top apprenticeship employers and apprentices to come forward and show how apprenticeships have made a real difference to…

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National energy award for Blackpool building

Number One Bickerstaffe Square, home to Blackpool Council and part of Muse Developments’ Talbot Gateway regeneration scheme, has been recognised as the most energy efficient building in the UK. Winner of the Energy Efficient Building of the Year category at…


National skills final success for Lancashire businesses

A group of engineering apprentices from companies across Lancashire has taken home two gold and three silver medals at the recent national finals of the prestigious World Skills UK competition. The winning group, who are doing their apprenticeships with Blackburn-based training…


Lancaster University collaboration recognised by award

Lancaster University and chemical regulatory services company The REACH Centre have been recognised for their outstanding track-record of working together at a prestigious award ceremony. Judges at the annual Prospects Postgraduate Awards 2014 presented The REACH Centre with the Best…


Marketing Lancashire’s tourism awards winners announced

The Tower Ballroom proved the magnificent setting for Marketing Lancashire’s annual Lancashire Tourism Awards, where more than 600 colleagues from the tourism industry also helped mark the 120th Anniversary of The Blackpool Tower. The Lancashire Tourism Awards 2014 is Marketing Lancashire’s…


Lancashire firms bag apprenticeship titles

Companies and apprentices in Lancashire are celebrating after dominating at the prestigious regional finals of the National Apprenticeship Awards. The awards, run by the National Apprenticeship Service, highlight business’ that develop talent through apprenticeships. Working in partnership with Blackburn-based training provider…


Hive gets government recognition

Business network Hive has been commended for the role it plays in improving Blackburn with Darwen’s prosperity as part of the 2014 Enterprising Britain Awards. A presentation was held in the House of Commons and was attended by Khalid Saifullah,…


Deadline for North West Green Hero Awards nears

The North West Green Hero Awards are now open for applications. The Awards are open to all businesses and organisations based in the North West of England, of any size or sector. 2014 sees the expansion of the annual Lancashire…


Waste project wins national award for work on poverty

The Lancashire Community Recycling Network (Lancashire CRN) won the award for Best Partnership Project at the National Recycling Awards. The partnership with Lancashire County Council was one of eight partnerships competing for the Best Partnership Project title.   Eight Furniture Reuse…

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