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Philip Ghayour

Philip Ghayour
The Samuel James Group’s Publications Editor & PR and Marketing Manager. Philip has a degree in Journalism from the University of Salford and has completed an MSc Marketing from Lancaster University, Philip has also worked at BBC Radio Lancashire, Clitheroe Football Club and Accrington Stanley Football Club.

Lancaster and District Chamber Spring lunch is a sell-out

Lancaster and District Chamber of Commerce held its annual Spring business lunch recently at the Morecambe Football Club, a member of the Chamber.

Lancashire universities partner in £3.3m business support project

A business support project that has created 56 new jobs and helped almost 200 Lancashire businesses in the last three years, has secured £1.77m of extra funding.

Successful Darwen entrepreneur highlights his secrets for success

Imran Hakim, CEO of the Hakim Group, whose headquarters is in Darwen, gave a fascinating insight into the mind of a successful entrepreneur at the latest TiE (the Entrpreneur’s Organisation) Lancashire meeting.

Future of Rosemere golf day secured

Local estate agency Matthews Benjamin and Fine & Country, which has offices in Lancaster, Garstang, Windermere and Ambleside, has pitched in to safeguard the foreseeable future of the popular Morecambe Golf Club Rosemere Cancer Foundation Celeb-Am Golf Day. 

Award winning firm celebrates 20-year anniversary

One of Lancashire’s top tech specialists is celebrating a record quarter and its 20-year anniversary this week.

Sapphire wins major contracts with United Utilities

Sapphire Utility Solutions (SUS) has announced that United Utilities (UU) has awarded the firm three contracts at five-year each, with five further annual extensions available, as part of the Asset Management Plan (AMP) 7 period.

Businesses invited to join Trinity Hospice £50 Challenge

Businesses are being encouraged to sign up for this year’s charity challenge for Trinity Hospice and Brian House Children’s Hospice.

Chase de Vere Medical partners with The Faculty of Medical Leadership...

Chase de Vere Medical, which has offices in Manchester and Preston and provides independent financial advice to the medical profession, is delighted to announce a partnership with the Faculty of Medical Leadership and Management (FMLM).

Blackburn Cathedral Appeal to hold exclusive motoring luncheon

The Blackburn Cathedral Appeal, in partnership with Investec Wealth & Investment and the Parker Family, is to hold an exclusive motoring luncheon at the fantastic sixteenth century Browsholme Hall, to raise funds for the Blackburn Cathedral Appeal.

New tech helps Fagan & Whalley deliver improved visibility

Road haulage and warehousing specialist, Fagan & Whalley Ltd. (F&W) has unveiled details of a new partnership at its state-of-the-art 30,000 pallet capacity distribution centre in Burnley.

Students and industry collaborate to identify novel tactics in controlling unmanned...

BAE Systems has sponsored a cross-university competition bringing together four teams of university students in a game of offence and defence.

PM+M grows tax team with new VAT manager

Blackburn headquartered PM+M, the chartered accountancy, business advisory and wealth management group, has added to its tax team with the appointment of Alison Brown who has joined the business as a VAT manager.

Avon Electrical puts the spark into new manufacturing facility

Burnley-based, Avon Electrical, has helped Fuse Contract Furniture relocate to its new Blackburn facility, with a full electrical overhaul.

Hotfoot Design wins competitive pitch for Thwaites’ iconic Funny Girls

Thwaites has selected Hotfoot Design to refresh the brand identity and website for the iconic Blackpool showbar Funny Girls, following a competitive pitch.

Promotion and appointment at North West accounting and business advisory firm

North West accounting and business advisory firm, Baldwins, a CogitalGroup company, has strengthened its leadership team with a new tax director, and appointed a graduate.