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  • North West business received over £4.4bn of funding under CBILS and BBLS
    by Sam Whitear on August 7, 2020 at 9:42 am

    New data published today shows that businesses across the North West have received a total of over £4.4bn in funding under the government’s two largest Covid-19 loan schemes, the Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme and the Bounce Back Loan Scheme. These provide financial support to businesses across the UK that are losing revenue, and seeing […]

  • Creative and digital learning expert is recognised by national teaching body
    by Sam Whitear on August 7, 2020 at 7:41 am

    A University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) academic has been recognised for her excellence in higher education teaching. Dr Emma Gillaspy, Senior Lecturer in the Faculty of Health and Care, has today, 6 August, been announced as a new National Teaching Fellow (NTF). Advance HE’s National Teaching Fellowship Scheme showcases the outstanding impact of individuals and […]

  • PROSPECT HOMES ACQUIRES LEIGH LAND
    by Sam Whitear on August 6, 2020 at 2:32 pm

    WORK to prepare land in Leigh for new homes is underway after Prospect Homes acquired a 4.2 acre parcel of land. Wigan Council granted Prospect Homes planning consent to build 57 new homes on the Bettison Avenue site last October. Prospect has just completed the acquisition of the site and begun treatment of Japanese Knotweed. […]

  • Sales Geek Launches Online Academy
    by Sam Whitear on August 6, 2020 at 12:30 pm

    Lancashire-based training company Sales Geek has launched an online version of its Sales Geek Academy™ training product. Sales Geek has previously adapted all its Your Sales Director, Your Sales Trainer and Your Sales Enabler packages to be deliverable by Zoom during Covid-19, but the online Sales Geek Academy™ is the first product developed into a […]

  • Lancashire building control surveyors adds senior consultant
    by Sam Whitear on August 6, 2020 at 10:40 am

    Preston headquartered Approved Inspector, Ball & Berry, has expanded its Southern team with the appointment of a new Senior Building Control Surveyor. Graham Hoare will predominantly focus on growing Ball & Berry’s presence in the domestic and commercial markets in the South of England. He is the next appointment to be made to Ball & […]

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