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Boost is Lancashire’s Business Growth Hub. Our purpose is to help Lancashire’s businesses grow by providing funded support programmes in areas like mentoring, product development, leadership development, and accessing finance. Boost is a £7.8m Growth Hub backed by the ERDF, led by the Lancashire Enterprise Partnership and Lancashire County Council

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.

Lancashire gets first chance to tap into £20m manufacturing business support...

Made Smarter, the government-backed £20m business support programme aimed at North West SME manufacturers who want to embrace more digital technologies, has announced details of its first Lancashire event.

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.

Business boost for Rossendale as eco-friendly housekeeping franchise opens new shop

Rossendale has been given a business boost with a new eco-friendly cleaning and laundry shop set to open in its town centre. Bright & Beautiful, the award-winning professional domestic housekeeping franchise, will open its doors on 18th January to local residents in and around the town.

Mercia boosts North West SMEs with over £14m invested in 2018

Mercia invested £14.3million in North West businesses in 2018, up from £9.0million the previous year, highlighting its role as one of the UK’s most active investors and a key source of funding for regional SMEs.

County’s business growth hub lands £6m three year extension

An award-winning business support service that’s helped over 5,000 Lancashire businesses has received a significant financial boost that will enable it to continue until 2021.

Lancashire business boosts exports

An award-winning Lancashire manufacturer of plastic household products including bakeware and cookware has seen a boost in international contracts

£300m tourism boost for Blackpool

Plans for the biggest single investment in Blackpool’s tourism industry for more than a century are unveiled today.

Sir Terry Morgan: HS2 will “boost productivity” in the North West

Sir Terry Morgan, Chair, HS2 Ltd: "The North West is home to over 7 million people and around 3.5 million jobs. It has a large and...

Award-winning Slater Gordon Solutions Motor moves home in boost for Blackpool

Award-winning business Slater Gordon Solutions Motor is relocating to new offices as part of an investment drive to cater for growing demand for its services.

Thousands across the North West to get broadband boost

Internet speeds are to become faster and more reliable for more than 150,000 homes and businesses across Lancashire

Escape room business uncovers the secret to growth

Lancashire business on track to surpass three-year growth plans

£20m ‘Made Smarter’ programme launched to boost manufacturing sector across Lancashire

Lancashire businesses to benefit from new £20 million initiative

BNI Infinity passes £3m

A Blackburn networking group has celebrated passing £3 million in business since its launch. BNI Infinity, which meets weekly at Wilpshire Golf Club, Blackburn, is...

Commercial team to bridge the gap for Lancashire business

Vincents Solicitors has recruited a new corporate team as part of its growth plan. Matthew Scott will head Vincents' corporate law department, following a...