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Cuadrilla makes seismic data available to public

Fracking firm Cuadrilla has launched an online tool that allows the public to view daily records of seismic activity around its Preston New Road shale gas exploration site. The new tool also documents incidents of naturally occurring seismicity across the North…

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Vouch News

Vouch launches for local businesses

Following the success of its gift voucher scheme for the hospitality sector, Hotfoot Design has launched Vouch to allow local businesses to sell gift vouchers for their products and services. The gift voucher website, developed by the Lancaster-based creative agency,…

Rossendale Holiday Cottages News

Expansion for Rossendale Holiday Cottages

Rossendale Holiday Cottages has added two new cottages and a yoga studio/conference room, which will soon open their doors to the public. The company offers places to holiday options in the heart of the Rossendale Valley, including six cottages, two…

easyhotel News

easyHotel to open £7.6m Blackpool site

Budget hotel chain easyHotel has purchased a 999-year lease for a site on Blackpool’s promenade. The company plans to build a 103-room hotel which will open during its 2020/2021 financial year. The site, 500 metres from Blackpool South railway station,…

Lancaster University NanoSun News

Lancaster partnership will advance hydrogen fuel revolution

Lancaster University has partnered with Lancaster-based company NanoSUN to develop novel purifiers that will help accelerate a transition from diesel powered construction machinery towards cleaner hydrogen fuel. Together, the collaboration will research materials that would be used in technology to purify hydrogen…

Pendle Court Phase II News

Phase II underway at Pendle Court

Following the completion and full occupancy of the first phase of development at Pendle Court, Pendle Projects has begun work on Phase II. Pendle Projects has acquired the remainder of the former Reedyford Mills site and commenced work on two…

Lee Petts Lancashire for Shale News

Fracking first could trigger Lancashire’s economic renaissance

Lancashire is no stranger to industrial and energy ‘firsts’, and it’s currently on the cusp of another that has more potential to transform the county’s economy than anything else right now: shale gas. By Lee Petts, chairman, Lancashire for Shale…

Marc Mcloughlin Liam Mulligan KeyFinance News

KeyFleet launches finance division

Vehicle leasing and fleet management firm KeyFleet has launched KeyFinance, offering commercial finance to Lancashire companies. The new division has already secured funding lines with more than 20 banks and funding houses, giving SMEs access to the best rates and…

World Leisure Village Hotels News

World Leisure helps Village Hotels reduce water consumption

Leyland-based swimming pool specialist World Leisure is helping Village Hotels reduce its water consumption by 1.4 km3 per year. After fitting new filtration systems at hotels in Glasgow, Aberdeen, Edinburgh and Portsmouth, the hotel chain will reduce its environmental impact…

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