Burnley Bondholders

Innovative and resilient? You’ll fit right in.

What’s it all about?

Burnley Bondholders is a private sector led, private/public partnership dedicated to raising the prosperity and profile of the borough; an innovative and successful scheme which has been growing for ten years and is made up of over 200 members.

In short, it is a consortium of businesses in the town that are passionate about the benefits of being based in Burnley and where the town is heading. They share best practice, ideas, suppliers, resources – and no doubt a coffee or two at one of the many networking events we hold throughout the year. Likewise, we support our bondholders through PR, marketing materials, networking events and trade visits.

We firmly believe we are stronger together – a solid business network helps Burnley to flourish, which in turn attracts further investment and growth, benefitting our town, residents and businesses.

The success of Burnley Bondholders has attracted attention across the UK from the press, local authorities and business leaders. We are proud that ten years later, we are still leading the way stronger together.

Factory bosses and staff pose with a bondholder certificate

What’s in it for me?

The question should be, ‘What’s in it for Burnley?’. Hopefully the above has convinced you of the benefits of becoming a Burnley Bondholder. You will join a group of the most influential businesses in our town who want to work together to accelerate economic growth, putting Burnley further on the map as a thriving and vibrant destination for business and investment.

You will be regularly updated via newsletters, events and our online platforms as to what your fellow Burnley Bondholders are doing, opportunities to work together and the economic progress the town is making. You’ll have your finger on the pulse and your ear to the ground, whilst our dedicated Specialist Business Team will support you with everything from relocation to new commercial premises to advice on available financial support.

(An added bonus: We like to host our events at our different bondholders’ premises and use a range of local catering suppliers, so if you want to have a peek at what other businesses are up to and try our mouth-watering Lancashire produce, this is the business network for you!)

Don’t just take our word for it

Neil Walsh,  Financial Planner and BDM, PM+M Wealth Management
Neil Welsh, Financial Planner and BDM, PM+M Wealth Management

Neil Welsh, Financial Planner and BDM, PM+M Wealth Management

When did you become a bondholder?
As a firm almost from outset in 2010, although my involvement only began after I joined PM+M in early 2016.
Why did you decide to join Burnley Bondholders?
PM+M aims to be the number one form of finance professionals in the North West with activity coming from our office bases in Blackburn, Bury and Burnley. To be able to have visibility and participation in the shaping of local business in Burnley and to join the strength of its collective voice continues to be an opportunity too good to pass up.
What do you love about being a bondholder?
The energy. I struggle to put my finger on quite what it is but it has a certain something, I don’t know what (the French probably have phrase for it). The reality is the bondholder platform brings a significant number of passionate people and their businesses of all shapes and sizes to unite together behind the Burnley brand. It encourages mutual collaboration with an almost altruistic feel that in helping others without asking for anything in return there will be reward anyway. Personally, I love the chance to network with representatives of companies I admire and to act as a disciple for the town, replacing the generational memories and narrative of past negatives with contemporary positives and calling out the naysayers. It makes me proud to be from Burnley and to work for a company that shares that same belief.
What are the benefits of being based in Burnley?
Access to Bondholders, to a town in the ascendancy with good transport links, great value accommodation (commercial and residential), a local council with commercial vision and appetite, a Premier League football club and the global spotlight this shines, world-class engineering and technology and a people unafraid of rolling their sleeves up to get things done. Oh and the chance of working with me and PM+M of course.

Andy Brown, MD of Crow Wood Leisure
Andy Brown, MD of Crow Wood Leisure

Andy Brown, MD of Crow Wood Leisure

When did you become a bondholder?
We joined in 2013.
Why did you decide to join Burnley Bondholders?
The bondholder network has been hugely influential in galvanising the leaders of business, the public sector and not for profit in changing the perception of Burnley. Many councils have tried to emulate the bondholder network without success; Burnley’s growing prosperity is most definitely helped by the bondholder network.
What do you love about being a bondholder?
The fact that all of the members can share news, celebrating with one another the good and supporting their fellow members during the bad. Everybody strives to lift up one another. It’s also a great forum to share ideas – it’s always fantastic to try and draw upon resources in the town wherever possible and promote fellow Burnley businesses. The social events (both online and offline) help establish and maintain trade within the local economy.
What are the benefits of being based in Burnley?
We have excellent access to the Motorway network and approximately one hour’s drive to Manchester, Liverpool and Leeds Bradford airports. We benefit from immediate access to the open countryside with affordable housing and superb further education opportunities with Burnley College and UCLan.

Claire Whelan, Managing Director of Ansuka Group and subsidiaries

Claire Whelan, Managing Director of Ansuka Group and subsidiaries

When did you become a bondholder?
When it was first incorporated. We thought it was an excellent idea right from the start.
Why did you decide to join Burnley Bondholders?
From starting our first business in Burnley back in 2002 we have always valued the help provided by the business support team at Burnley Council along the way. It is so important to have the right support around you when doing business and we thought the Bondholder scheme was a great idea to organise the collective business community of Burnley.  We all run very different businesses but we are joined together by our place! Being involved with the Lancashire LEP I see just how vital these organisations can be to the economic progress of a region.
What do you love about being a bondholder?
I like the group spirit and drive of the scheme. It gives you access to local businesses to either do business with or share your ideas and experience, something which without being part of an organisation is hard to access. All the businesses small and large have a common goal – to grow and strengthen our collective businesses for the benefit of the Burnley people and its economy.
What are the benefits of being based in Burnley?
Being a significant Manufacturing employer we have a treasured skill set in Burnley and good engineering courses on offer at college to ensure that skill level is coming through in future years.

We have good access of national road networks which makes it easy to do business countrywide. We can offer not only good employment but a good standard of living for those working in the area with low house prices compared to the national average, lovely beauty spots and plenty of great places to eat and drink.

David Collinge, Chairman, John Spencer Textiles
David Collinge, Chairman, John Spencer Textiles

David Collinge, Chairman, John Spencer Textiles

When did you become a bondholder?
We’ve been a bondholder since 2018.
Why did you decide to join Burnley Bondholders?
The bondholders have done an amazing job to boost the profile and image of the town across the country, which has helped us to attract talent from all over the nation.
What do you love about being a bondholder?
Being a bondholder makes us feel part of a community, all pulling together for a common cause to champion Burnley as a great place to work and live.
What are the benefits of being based in Burnley?
Being located in Burnley gives us access to a workforce where textiles is in the blood and we are surrounded by great local companies to provide us with support such as IT and engineering.

Simon Brierley, Membership Director, East Lancashire Chamber of Commerce
Simon Brierley, Membership Director, East Lancashire Chamber of Commerce

Simon Brierley, Membership Director, East Lancashire Chamber of Commerce

When did you become a bondholder?
Since the outset, so 2010.
Why did you decide to join Burnley Bondholders?
I’m a Burnley boy born and bred, and proud to be part of the Burnley business community.  Why wouldn’t I want to support growth and collaboration in my home town?
What do you love about being a bondholder?
I love being part of a collective that works together for the good of our town and its people.  To see businesses of all shapes and sizes getting behind a common goal with an entirely altruistic motivation is life-affirming and generates a real sense of pride.
What are the benefits of being based in Burnley?
It’s not just a strapline, Burnley really is a great place to live, work and invest.  A collaborative approach from the council, great links between business and education, a business community that works together, all set in such a beautiful part of the world make my town a perfect base.

Like what you hear? Join us!

If you want to find out more, you can read our short Burnley Bondholder guide here:

The guide includes the membership annual fee depending on the size of your business. Those who may be unable to financially commit to us, such as charities, schools and voluntary groups, are encouraged to get involved.

If you want to talk to someone about it in more detail, you can get in touch with us here:

Burnley Bondholder Resource Hub

You have access to;

  • The Burnley Bondholder logo
  • Burnley Bondholder 10 years promotional video
  • Invest in Burnley pack
  • And any other materials we may be able to provide.

To request a link to the Dropbox folder containing these assets, please get in touch here:

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Red-Fern are a strategic design, technology and growth marketing partner to high-achieving businesses with a focus on the manufacturing and SaaS industries, allowing them to achieve their digital transformation and growth goals.

Red-Fern Media

RJ8 provide private mental health care to employees and owners of businesses and organisations throughout the UK. Offering a 162% return on investment to their clients, and reducing mental illness absence by 45%. RJ8 offer a service companies cannot afford to live without.


Root Fifty-Two is an inspired collective of creatives based in Burnley, helping businesses build connections with innovative creative and marketing solutions.

Root Fifty-Two

Goes beyond traditional labour requirements and has evolved into an organisation providing services that range from traditional recruitment to more complex and specialised business solutions.

Rotherwood Recruitment

SafeNet has been keeping women and children safe from domestic abuse for forty years. We are proud to deliver fully inclusive and accessible services.


Safran Nacelles is one of the world’s two main integrators of aircraft engine nacelle systems. Its products are used on regional jets, business jets and commercial aircraft.

Safran Nacelles

Provides personalised holistic financial advice, covering the key areas of retirement planning, savings and investments planning, estate and inheritance tax planning, personal and business protection and wealth protection.

Schofield & Associates Ltd

Here at Scope Fire & Security the safety and satisfaction of our customers is at the heart of everything we do.

Scope Fire & Security Ltd

Develops bespoke software systems to reduce or remove waste in business
processes creating positive change in your business and the environment.

Scoped Solutions Ltd

Full service marketing, advertising and PR agency with a 24/7 courier service, online marketing, web design, photography, exhibitions and more!

Scott Dawson Advertising

Working with world-class partners and suppliers, Seriun pride themselves on delivering innovative IT, telecoms and software solutions with excellent service to customers.


Shuttleworth College is a place where everyone can live our motto; ‘Think Big, Chase Dreams & Succeed Together.’

Shuttleworth College

A professional insolvency practice specialising in business rescue and recovery. We work closely with directors and owners of small to medium sized businesses that are experiencing any form of cashflow or financial challenge.

Simply Corporate

We are a successful, oversubscribed 11-16 college with a committed staff team determined to provide the very best lessons and extra-curricular activities for all of our students.

Sir John Thursby Community College

Smile is a volunteer -ed mediation service working to provide mediation and initial assessments as a tool to resolve family conflict, workplace disputes, neighbour disputes and anti-social behaviour.

Smile Mediation Ltd

At Southerns we are committed to providing a premier legal service to all of our clients, combining up to date specialist knowledge with a down to earth approach.

Southern Solicitors

Over the years Sparta has become one the UK’s number one subcontract engineering companies by constantly reviewing and investing in the most up-to-date processes, skills and accreditations.

Sparta Ltd

A retailer with a difference, offering brand new, quality furniture and electricals at discounted prices. We are a ‘Social Enterprise’ so we take pleasure in spending some of our profits to help people in your community. Give us a call or pop into store to find out how we do this.

SPE Furnishings Ltd

We are a trusted and experienced integrated buildings service provider, specialising in the design and installation of electrical and lighting systems, commercial refurbishment and delivering planned and reactive maintenance solutions.

Speakman Contractors

Spencers Haulage provides a personal distribution service, connecting your business with its clients professionally – every time.

Spencers Haluage Ltd

The name of Sutcliffe Tools is synonymous with the very best in service and expert knowledge for generations of professionals and individual craftsmen alike.

Sutcliffe Tools

Tailor Made is a recruitment company which has built an excellent reputation through cost effective and high quality recruitment solutions, primarily to local manufacturing, warehouse and engineering companies.

Tailor Made Sourcing Limited

As legal specialists, we are committed to providing the highest quality service through a real understanding of our clients’ needs, business priorities and specific requirements.

Taylors Solicitors

TCB Designs offers bespoke signage – vehicle graphics, shop fronts, light boxes and aluminium signs made to order. We also offer printed hoodies, hats and shirts.

TCB Designs

Innovative charities and businesses working together to make social profit, rather than financial profit, the driving force behind our wide range of high-quality services.

The Calico Group

Our mission is to reduce the CO2 emissions and energy costs associated with running any property or business, by providing best advice and quality installations of sustainable technologies.

The Energy Guys

The Landmark’s objective is to provide a high-quality creative workspace, that inspires, supports and encourages enterprise in service and digital technology, start-ups, micro-business, established organisations and next-generation entrepreneurs will congregate and collaborate there.

The Landmark

The Lawrence hotel is a 14 bed, design-led boutique hotel housed in a Grade II-listed, 200-year old building.

The Lawrence

We are UK leading providers of solar PV and renewable energy solutions. Our key offerings include solar panels, smart energy solutions and electric vehicle charging stations.

The Low Carbon Energy Company

Your go-to place for the ‘Beauty Truth’, a brand where the regular woman can go and have a tailored experience, so she can understand her skin and makeup simply.

The Makeup Doctor

The Waterways Trust was originally established in 1999 as a registered charity that aimed to support the value and enjoyment of the British waterway network across Scotland, Wales and England. It served to act as a charitable arm for British Waterways.

The Waterways Trust

We provide a wide range of apprenticeships and business training solutions which allow individuals and businesses to develop the skills they need to thrive.


Thingimijis is the one stop shop for busy Mum’s, we have a wide range of fancy dress costumes, backpacks, lunch bags, socks, toys, pyjamas, featuring the best children’s characters.


thinkingplace has a proven approach to place branding, place making and place marketing which has demonstrable credibility and robustness.


Thomas Whitham Sixth Form offers a 21st century learning environment truly at the heart of the local community.

Thomas Whitham Sixth Form

Thorne Access & Security Ltd provides bespoke security systems for all your electronic security needs. Our staff is dedicated to providing the highest possible standards of installation.

Thorne Access & Security

ThreatDefence provides MDR, SOC-as-a-Service, and proactive cyber defence solutions to MSPs and Enterprises. Their platform was created to help companies of any size to deploy a world-class detection and response.

Threat Defence

We are Lancashire’s best reviewed care agency, To Me To You Support Ltd employs over 100 agency key workers across Burnley & Pendle since 2017.

To Me To You Support Ltd

At Training 365 we offer a fresh new approach to training within Health & Safety, First Aid, FLT, Leadership and Management, IT, Electrical, Engineering and Hospitality.

Training 365

We run arts and crafts classes based around wellbeing, self care and management and support whilst developing other creative offers for the whole community and private art tuition too.

Transform Crafts

We offer a variety of training to the transport, distribution and logistics sector. Our training portfolio consists of a variety of funded training as well as full cost courses.

Transport Training Academy

Trevor Dawson’s experience, strong market profile and transactional activity in the North West commercial property marketplace equips us to provide a unique industrial, office and commercial property service.

Trevor Dawson Chartered Surveyors

Tricketts Insurance Brokers has been protecting assets for over 130 years; we are proud of our experience, our dedication and our integrity – it’s what’s kept us keen for more than a century.

Tricketts Insurance

Primarily a fleet management and maintenance company for small and large fleets which currently maintains 1,400 vehicles across the country.


The University of Central Lancashire has a long-standing commitment to develop higher education in East Lancashire by having targets of 4000 Burnley students by 2025.


VEKA is the leading UPVC supplier in the world. We design, develop and extrude specified door, window and conservatory systems.


Our aim at Velocity Composites is very simple: to reduce the operational costs of our customers by providing engineered kits that reduce all forms of waste from the composites supply chain. 

Velocity Composites Ltd

VFDS provides business owners, SMEs and start up companies with a part-time Finance Director (FD) service. This means that businesses that don’t warrant the expense of a full time FD can have access to an experienced finance professional, who can assist you and help your business grow and become even more profitable.

Virtual Finance Director Services

Viva is an award winning public relations & marketing agency – we understand how to help you find, win and retain business, and grow your existing relationships.

Viva PR

VR Pixel aim to help you achieve your vision for your business, and bring it to reality, through virtual tour marketing. Our high-tech equipment captures your space in 3D and stunning 4K HDR visuals. 

VR Pixel

We are the UK’s leading travel brand, now in our 26th year! Wanderlust Marketing is also the proud Bronze winners of PPA Special Interest Magazine Brand of the Year 2019.

Wanderlust Marketing

Warburtons is the largest bakery brand in the UK, but that doesn’t allow us to rest on our laurels. We are pioneers of the industry and ambitious market leaders.


The Weavers’ Triangle Trust, which looks after the Weavers’ Triangle Visitor Centre, is a registered charity which started life in 1977.

Weavers’ Triangle Trust

Experience in global mobility immigration, migration administration and the associated issues from start to finish, with direct corporate/business immigration experience.

Woodland Assist

The Worsthorne and Maryland Estates are a diversified property and land related business based predominantly around Burnley.

Worsthorne and Maryland Estates

Zigaflow is a unique, easy to use web-based business management software provided with personalised setup, ongoing support & user training.