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Debate: Moving up the gears

How do you make the successful transition from a start-up business to one that’s going places? That was the question we asked our panel, brought together at the offices of Bespoke Digital with Boost Business Lancashire; Lancashire’s Business Growth Hub.…

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Joining the fourth industrial revolution

Robotics, 3D printing, Big Data and the Internet of Things – the buzzwords of the much heralded fourth industrial revolution. Seen by many to be the domain of manufacturing giants, these emerging, connected technologies are set to be equally important…

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Debate: It’s good to talk

Conversations can help businesses grow. That was just one of the points that came out of our panel discussion on the value of networking held at Society One in Preston and hosted by Boost Business Lancashire. PRESENT: Ged Henderson ~…

Care sector debate Exclusive

Care sector: A ticking time bomb?

As the population ages the care sector will have an ever more vital role to play in society. How is it placed to meet the challenges that it faces on so many fronts? We brought our panel of experts to…

Nigel Davis BAE Academy for Skills and Knowledge Exclusive

Creating the engineers of the future

British Aerospace’s £20m Academy for Skills and Knowledge (ASK) at Samlesbury has welcomed 50,000 visitors, delivered more than 250,000 learning hours and welcomed more than 1,000 schoolchildren in its first year. The impressive figures were revealed by ASK’s principal Nigel…


Debate: How much is enough?

Financial independence is everyone’s goal. But how do you achieve it? That’s the question we asked our panel when we gathered at the Preston office of wealth management experts Taylor Patterson, part of leading UK consultancy Mattioli Woods. PRESENT: Richard Slater…

Lancashire Business Day 2017 roundtable Exclusive

Debate: Shouting out for the Red Rose

Lancashire Day was celebrated in style across the county and the globe. We teamed up with our Lancashire Business Day partner Marketing Lancashire and an invited panel of patrons and sponsors to talk about what makes our county a great…

Looking ahead to 2018 Exclusive

The year ahead: Let’s not get left behind!

Damian Waters is brutally clear on the challenge facing Lancashire in 2018. “Manchester is on to its seventh devolution deal already and Lancashire is being left behind,” he points out. The regional director of the CBI is also crystal clear…

Dairy Farm Exclusive

Dairy farmers braced for a volatile year ahead

Lancashire’s dairy farmers face more volatility in the milk market with prices they receive set to fall, an industry expert has warned. The number of dairy farmers in the county has fallen from 663 a decade ago to 498, according…

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