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Boost; Lancashire's Business Growth Hub
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"I would not hesitate to recommend Boost to businesses eager for growth.”
Janet Marsden, Weighing Scales
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“Boost and the UCLan Innovation Clinic really helped us to develop our product.”
Gareth Hodskinson, Football Flick
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“I don’t think our growth would have been possible without Boost.”
Natalie Smith, Central Recruitment
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“The support we have received from our mentor has been fantastic.”
Rosie Connor, JRC Roofing
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Boost; helping Lancashire businesses grow

Boost is Lancashire’s Business Growth Hub. Our purpose is to help Lancashire’s businesses grow.

Whether you’re a start-up, large business or somewhere in between, Boost can help get you the right growth support. We provide funded growth programmes as well as helping businesses navigate the best private and public sector business support available.

Since 2013, we’ve helped over 2,400 businesses spend more time on their business, develop their teams and become more competitive. Are you ready to start your growth conversation? Contact us today.

How Boost Helps

Latest Events

9:00 - 17:00 The Fell Bike Superstore, Clitheroe
Join UCLan for the first day of a free two-day workshop which will equip your business with the knowledge
9:00 - 15:30 Blackpool
The Lean Launchpad is part of the Growth Support Programme, a fully funded programme delivered by Winning Pitch and
9:30 - 17:30 Preston
in association with the National Festival of Making. Workshop 1 (9:30am-1:00pm) Business planning and marketing strategy: How do I
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Luke Massie
22nd February 2017 | News

Conference will give Lancashire business a boost

Downtown Lancashire in Business, will host its fifth annual BOOST business conference on Tuesday, March 21 at Brockholes conference centre; and Downtown boss Frank McKenna is promising a positive and inspiring event.

Keith Morgan, British Business Bank
22nd February 2017 | News

£400m Northern Powerhouse Investment Fund is now open

Lancashire businesses seeking growth finance have received a boost with today’s launch of the £400m Northern Powerhouse Investment Fund (NPIF) by the British Business Bank.

22nd February 2017 | Case Studies

Mentoring leads to job creation at digital agency

A Preston-based digital agency has embarked on a plan to build its software development offering and has already created one new job as a result, following support from Boost; Lancashire’s Business Growth Hub.

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