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The Samuel James Group Andy Mann and Sam Whitear with centre Councillor Green
21st February 2019 | Inspiration

Five startups taking Lancashire by storm

Boost’s Growth Support Programme is designed to equip Lancashire entrepreneurs with the skills, experience and know-how to help get started in business. Read our five startup growth stories.

14th February 2019 | Case Studies

Rosebud loan puts car firm in the driving seat

Hand-made classic sports car manufacturer Mirage Automotive Developments is in pole position to drive global sales, thanks to a £25,000 loan from Lancashire County Council’s Rosebud Micro fund.

Zainab Bilal - Pie Mezzanae
11th February 2019 | Case Studies

Blackburn pie maker’s turnover is set to rise after Boost support

A Blackburn-based home-made pie business aims to smash its three year turnover target after gaining support from Boost – Lancashire’s Business Growth Hub.

Heads Up by Enterprise Nation
30th January 2019 | News

Lancashire firms to be offered free ‘Heads Up’ digital support

Small business support network Enterprise Nation has won a national competitive tender to deliver digital support to 600 English firms as part of an initiative to boost UK productivity.

Entrepreneurs attended the first Boost Lean Launchpad Master Class in Blackburn
28th January 2019 | Inspiration

Boost your startup in 2019

Rona McFall, head of entrepreneurial solutions at Winning Pitch, outlines how entrepreneurs in Lancashire can boost their prospects of success.

Kataholos workshop prepared for Boost
28th January 2019 | Case Studies

Chorley business delivers positive results with Boost

A Chorley business that helps other firms to look after their employees better is achieving impressive growth after receiving support from Boost – Lancashire’s Business Growth Hub.

The Samuel James Group Andy Mann and Sam Whitear with centre Councillor Green
21st January 2019 | Case Studies

Boost helps media company’s North West expansion

A Preston-based media and publishing business is expanding across the region after receiving support from Boost, Lancashire’s Business Growth Hub.

The Paw Naturel team and Dougal the poodle
15th January 2019 | Case Studies

Leyland pet care business launches unique product range after Boost advice

A Leyland-based pet care business has launched a range of dog grooming products with the help of Boost business support.

10th January 2019 | News

Made Smarter appoint BAE’s Andrea Thompson to board

Made Smarter, the recently launched £20 million initiative to help North West manufacturers adopt digital technologies, has appointed Andrea Thompson as Chair of its steering board.

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