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Creative couple choose Blackpool to set up their latest venture »

Jen Allen, one of the UK’s most prominent young artists and her partner Jay Fortune, an internationally acclaimed magician and entrepreneur, have chosen Blackpool to set up their new home and businesses.

Blackpool’s enterprise zone gets off the ground as first new business moves in »

Blackpool’s airport-based enterprise zone has got off to a flying start having attracted its first new tenant.

Blackpool Business benefits from Lancashire Business Growth Fund »

Largest supplier of IT outsourcing to the UK holiday park sector, Challenger Technology Limited, has been awarded a business grant of £11,040 towards their total project investment of £55,204 by the Lancashire Business Growth Fund, which offers capital investment grants and international trade support to businesses across the county.

Enterprise Zone success for Blackpool Airport »

The Blackpool, Fylde and Wyre Economic Development Company (BFW EDC) welcomed a decision to extend Lancashire’s Enterprise Zone to include Blackpool Airport

Local company to operate The Silver Line and create jobs »

Last year Esther Rantzen CBE, who founded children’s helpline ChildLine in 1986, launched The Silver Line and Fylde Coast based FCMS have been chosen as preferred provider against stiff competition as the company to handle telephone calls for the whole of the UK when the full service is rolled out to the rest of the country later this year