Local radio station Radio Wave 96.5FM is celebrating its 21st birthday and station bosses have revealed that over the years it has helped to raise more than £1million for charities and good causes across Blackpool, Wyre and Fylde.
One of the fastest growing industry sectors in Lancashire is being honoured again in this year’s celebrations. Ranging from digital media and performing arts to music and arts-related tourism — a growing number of the region’s entrepreneurs are building business opportunities through their creativity.
AN international food supplement and health product manufacturer is set to expand with the creation of a new £2m state-of-the-art manufacturing plant in Blackpool. Dedicated contract manufacturer Nutrition Group is moving from its present home in Kincraig Road, Bispham, to a new larger production facility just off Junction 4 of the M55 in Blackpool.
A £7m scheme to help promote business growth in Lancashire has won funding from the European Regional Development Fund.
Work is progressing well on Blackpool's £200m Talbot Gateway Central Business District