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#Blackpool #Lancashire Young Citizen of the Year


Search continues to find Young Citizen of the Year UCLan sponsors countywide award   Nominations are still being sought for Lancashire’s Young Citizen of the Year 2017 as part of a countywide competition. High Sheriff John Barnett MBE DL is encouraging applications involving young people who have put others first. He said: “We want to … Continue reading

#Start A Business in #Blackpool


#Start a Business in #Blackpool Now I have grabbed your attention, I am the one on the left in case you were wondering. There has never been a better time to start a business in Blackpool. Our economy is on the up, with fewer vacant shops than ever. When I started out the only people … Continue reading

Care Academy Course in Blackpool


Care Academy Course in Blackpool Times are tough in Blackpool, or so we hear.  One Blackpool Company that has only been operating a few years has learnt to give something back to the local community whilst at the same time provide qualification, hope as well as work in the care industry. Baxter Life care ltd, … Continue reading

A YOUNG entrepreneur continues establishing his media empire 3 years after winning Blackpool Council’s Oracle Young Enterprise Challenge

A YOUNG entrepreneur continues establishing his media empire 3 years after winning Blackpool Council’s Oracle Young Enterprise Challenge


  A young Blackpool Entrepreneur has proved that given the right start, and a helping hand from some Blackpool Dragons, can fulfill their dreams of becoming a showcase for Artists around the globe. In 2012/13, Joseph Pegler, seen above in Bratislava, Slovakia where he was visiting one of his featured artists, won the prestigious Blackpool … Continue reading

Natasha makes a Wheely Good Pie & Mash


Another Get Started Entrepreneur has joined business world by setting up her own catering company.   Natasha Williamson has  started ‘Pie n Mash’  and is available to be hired for parties and events, where Natasha’s shortcrust delicacies are accompanied by mashed potato and a variety of specially infused peas, such as minted garden peas or mushy peas … Continue reading

How to Win in Business : in Blackpool


I delivered a sales skills seminar in my home town of Blackpool this week, 16 years after my 28 year career in sales at Coca-Cola. We had a very diverse group of delegates ranging from hoteliers to Plumbers. All had one thing in common they were professional  business owners. What they also had in common … Continue reading