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Andrew Porter expands into self-storage

Chorley-based removals firm Andrew Porter Ltd has launched a new self storage facility at its headquarters. The purpose built warehouse features more than 600 indoor units and 50 outdoor units, for both business and domestic customers. Managing director Tim Aspey…

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Preston Western Distributor News

Transport for Lancashire approves Preston Western Distributor plans

Plans for a new Preston Western Distributor road scheme moved a step closer after Lancashire Enterprise Partnership’s local transport body gave its conditional funding approval. Transport for Lancashire found that the proposed £161m project, which will add a junction to the…

Recycling Lives People launch News

Waste charity launches Recycling Lives People

Waste management charity Recycling Lives has launched its own specialist recruitment business. Recycling Lives uses its commercial operations, primarily in the recycling and waste management sector, to create social good by directly supporting and sustaining its own social and charitable…

Standfast & Barracks News

Fabric printers invest £650,000 in new machinery

Lancaster-based Standfast & Barracks has invested £650,000 in developing its digital fabric printing capability. The new machinery is part of an ambitious investment and expansion strategy to increase its international customer base. The 90-year-old premium fabric printer is the first UK…

Eaton Point News

£3m warehouse facility set for Chorley

A new £3.3m, 50,000 sq ft warehouse project is set for Eaton Point in Chorley after property specialist Pochin’s appointed developer Chancerygate. The new scheme has planning permission for 13 units aimed at the SME sector, with the range of units…

Loxta News

Loxta set to expand overseas following investment

Clitheroe-based door hardware manufacturer Loxta Hardware is set to expand its product range and expand overseas for the first time after securing a £50,000 investment. The finance was facilitated by the Northern Powerhouse Investment Fund and BFS & MSIF Microfinance,…

Eric Wright Preston Trampower News

Eric Wright appointed to £25m tram project

Preston Trampower has appointed Eric Wright Civil Engineering as the contractor for an ambitious £25m plan to bring tram services back to Preston for the first time since the 1930s. The proposed Guild Line will consist of 3.5-mile tramway, starting…

The Sycamores News

First look at The Sycamores housing development

Story Homes has published an artist’s impression for its first development in Blackburn, called The Sycamores. The new development features 205 homes, including three, four and five-bedroom detached and semi-detached homes providing up to 1,905 sq ft of living space.…

AFC Fylde Community Foundation News

AFC Fylde to help youngsters learn about work

AFC Fylde Community Foundation has launched a new programme to inspire students and young people to engage with local employers. The outreach programme will launch this year and will see sessions delivered to 900 14-16 year olds at over 40 local…

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