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In the May/June edition of Lancashire Business View

The Lancashire Business View team is currently compiling the May/June magazine and we are looking for contributions across a variety of topics.

Below are details of the in-depth features you can get involved with. You can also send general good news to For advertising enquiries, contact

Advertising-supported features

Our supported features are an excellent way to showcase your expertise and promote your brand to our 30,000 readers. For just £500, you’ll receive space for an editorial contribution and advertising space for your branding and key messages.

A guide to: IT and technology

In this feature we will provide our readers with all the details behind keeping their corporate technologies and computer systems up to date. And we’ll share best practice from the experts.

Business clinic: Risk assessment

We’re looking for experts in this field to advise our readers on all aspects of this topic from risk assessments and prevention through to insurance, disaster recovery and life afterwards.

How to: access business support

There’s some great support out there for businesses, if you know where to look. We’ll be talking about how businesses can access support services and use them to their advantage to help grow and develop.

In addition to our advertising-led advice features, we also welcome sponsorship and advertising among our regular editorial features. Contact to find out how your business can raise its profile through association with one of our major features.

Lancashire Hotspots: Preston

It is the turn of Preston to come under the spotlight in our Hotspots feature. We’ll look at the city’s buy local initiative and how it is making national headlines, as well as examining the impact of the City Deal and looking at latest regeneration projects. We want to hear the success stories that are driving the city’s economy forward.

Sector connect: Tourism and Leisure

Lancashire is renowned for its warm welcome to visitors. And our visitor economy plays a vitally important part in the county’s wellbeing. The figures show we’re in the middle of a tourism boom attracting a record 67 million visitors a year and generating £4.1bn. We’ll be looking at what attracts them and where future growth will come from.

The Family Business Report

Family businesses are at the heart of Lancashire’s economy. We want to know what makes them tick. We want to talk to successful family businesses in all sectors about the challenges and opportunities. And we’ll be sharing advice from the experts.

The Red Rose Awards 2018 Review

We’ll be reviewing the biggest business celebration in the county in the May/June edition with a full round-up of the event including spotlights on winners, a review of each part of the night plus an extensive photo gallery. We’ll also hear from sponsors and suppliers who make the awards happen!

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