Burnley is a special place we want to share.

The town is surrounded by hills and moorland and is located on the edge of an area of outstanding natural beauty.

Burnley is a perfect place to live, work and invest. We have an excellent geographic location and companies based in Burnley are in easy reach of suppliers and customers both regionally and nationally.

This is our Burnley, a hive of industry on the edge of something beautiful.

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Burnley body conversion specialists launch Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Fire engine conversion

Business is heating up for a Burnley-based body conversion specialist which has just launched a new concept in fire-fighting vehicles, based on a Mercedes-Benz Sprinter. Pickup Systems, of Burnley, developed its prototype ‘Compac’ vehicle on a 5.0-tonne Sprinter 519 CDI chassis supplied by Dealer Ciceley Commercials, after spotting a gap in the market. Managing Director John McGauley explained: “Fire and rescue services, just like everyone else, are facing pressure on their budgets and looking for ways to operate as efficiently as possible – and that includes running the most cost-effective vehicles. “At the same time, largely thanks to the excellent work they do in read more>>

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Successful Burnley manufacturer What More UK feature on UKTI’s new Export Channel

A short film showcasing the manufacturing capabilities and export success of Burnley business What More UK Ltd will help launch a new TV channel for UK Trade and Investment. Called "Export TV", the new online channel will highlight key British exporters and will be promoted and accessible around the globe via the UK's vast network of overseas embassies. UKTI is the Government department which assists UK businesses in developing overseas export markets. One of the first businesses to feature on the new TV channel will be Burnley-based What More UK Ltd, a Lancashire success story which only began exporting in 2008 but now ships its read more>>