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Boost Business Lancashire – Support For Businesses

#BoostYourRecovery You’re not alone in this 0800 488 0057 Boost Featured Support Offer Boost Bespoke Programme The Boost Bespoke Programme is designed to support ambitious businesses with the potential and...

5 minutes with… Ellis’s

In our second article of the burnley.co.uk "5 minutes with" series, we've been speaking to Kyle Ellis, owner and head chef of Ellis's on Standish Street. The Standish-street eatery burst...

Burnley College’s popular Science and Technology Festival goes global!

Visitors from as far afield as New Zealand, South Africa and the USA checked in to in Burnley College’s 2020 Science and Technology Festival. The popular annual event went online...

Burnley the first town in England to welcome NKD Pizza

NKD Pizza will open in Burnley on 6th July - the first in the UK outside of EdinburghThe pizza franchise will be located on Trafalgar StreetBurnley is the first to...

Burnley College A Level students achieve prestigious Harvard qualifications

Remote learning during the Covid-19 lockdown has provided dedicated A Level students at Burnley College Sixth Form Centre with the opportunity to gain additional qualifications through online study with the...

5 minutes with…Little Barista

Burnley.co.uk has launched a new series with local businesses where we fire quick questions at them so we can learn a little bit more about them. First up is Little...

Themis launches innovative programme to support school leavers planning to become the next top Apprentices

Themis, the successful Apprenticeship and Business Training arm of Burnley College, has launched an innovative Pre-Apprenticeship programme to ensure school leavers can start their journey to career success in September...

Burnley business champion steps down after eight years

Burnley Bondholder chair Mark Crabtree OBE steps down after 8 yearsHe is the founder and manager director of award-winning Burnley-based AMS NeveWill concentrate on continuing to grow AMS Neve and...

CoolKit makes welcome donation to Fareshare

Burnley manufacturer CoolKit has supplied 19 refrigerated vans and made a donation of over £4000 to a national food distribution charity which has seen demand double during the pandemic. The...

A statement from Burnley.co.uk

Statement from Burnley.co.uk and Burnley Social: "We are aware of the incident yesterday evening involving the aeroplane banner flown over the Etihad Stadium whilst Burnley FC were playing Manchester City....

Padiham is open for business

Non-essential businesses which meet government social distancing guidelines have reopened in PadihamMP for Burnley Antony Higginbotham visited The Original Factory Shop and said: “The message is clear - let's support...

Themis at Burnley College’s Textile Academy provides vital protective supplies for NHS and care homes

A team of dedicated staff from Themis at Burnley College’s Textile Academy have switched from training individuals in industrial sewing skills vital to the furniture industry to producing essential face...

Join UCB online to discover a wealth of opportunities to take your career to the next level through University Study

Don’t let Covid-19 restrictions put the brakes on your ambitious plans for academic and career success. UCB (University Courses Burnley) is staging its forthcoming university open event online to ensure...

Bellyflop TV Increasing Sales & Conversions After Covid-19 With Testimonials

Levelling the playing field In a post-lockdown world between small and large businesses, with a simple solution utilising the worlds second largest search engine. Bellyflop has launched a brand new...

Installation To Resume For Low Carbon Energy

Lancashire-based Low Carbon Energy are gearing up to carry out their first installation since lockdown commenced. The leading multi-service renewable energy company hasn’t slowed down during these uncertain times. Instead...

Star of hit TV show ‘The Apprentice’, launches enterprise project at Burnley College Sixth Form Centre

Burnley College Sixth Form Centre is working with star of Sir Alan Sugar’s hit show ‘The Apprentice’ Adam Corbally to run an innovative competition – Project Enterprise 2020 – to...

The Lancashire hotel that’s been full of guests during lockdown – and refused 70 bookings in one day alone

The Lawrence Hotel in Padiham has had full occupancy since lockdown began in MarchAnd it’s proven so popular, it’s had to turn away bookings – up to 70 in one...

75% of Futaba Manufacturing UK staff to return this week

Futaba Manufacturing UK Managing Director Kevin Schofield speaks exclusively to Burnley.co.ukSays 75% of its around 250 staff will return this weekSenior team took a 20% pay cut despite working long...

Neil Hart: “It would be catastrophic not to finish the PL season”

Burnley FC chief executive Neil Hart speaks exclusively to Burnley.co.ukSays the football club has a duty to supporters and stakeholders to start playing football again - but only if and...

Burnley College Sixth Form Centre students lead online fitness sessions to help the community during Covid-19

Motivated students on an industry-led fitness course at Burnley College Sixth Form Centre have created online workouts for their family, friends and the community isolating at home due to Covid-19....

Burnley to Manchester celebrates 5 years

5 years of direct train services between Burnley and ManchesterJourney time of 45 minutes between Burnley Manchester Road and Manchester VictoriaOver 400,000 journeys made to and from Burnley Manchester Road...

Burnley College Sixth Form Centre recognised as England’s top College in national league tables

Burnley College Sixth Form Centre is England’s number one, highest-achieving College, according to official figures released by the Government who have analysed results and progress rates from Colleges across the...

The Landmark reopens for business – from Wednesday 20th May, 8.30am

The Coronavirus pandemic has inevitably changed the way we work and we must all accept that physical distancing is now part of our "new normal", at least for the time...

VEKA UK is back & open for business!

In March this year, Burnley based uPVC window system company VEKA made the difficult decision to temporarily close operations in the UK and place most of its staff on Furlough...

Ultimate Visual Solutions helps meet demand for COVID-19 protection screens

Burnley-based video wall and visual display company Ultimate Visual Solutions (UVS) is supplying a Lancashire council with Covid-19 protection screens after diversifying part of its operation to meet demand. UVS...

Investing in a time of crisis – print isn’t dead

When people think of a keyworker, they are unlikely to visualise someone operating a printing machine in a factory. How ‘essential’ can print really be during a global pandemic? The...

Fitness Evolution at Burnley College links with East Lancs Chamber of Commerce to ‘get business moving’

Fitness Evolution, the award-winning fitness centre and gym at Burnley College, has forged a link with East Lancashire’s thriving Chamber of Commerce to offer an online workout to help keep...

Radio 1 DJ Jordan North to host Facebook live quiz in aid of Pendleside Hospice

Radio 1 DJ Jordan North turns quizmaster on Sunday night in aid of Pendleside Hospice’s ‘Keep Your Hospice Open’ appeal. Pendleside ambassador Jordan, who is also a host on BBC...

Low Carbon Energy Company Highlight Positive Environmental News

In a world rocked by the Covid-19 crisis, a Burnley Bondholder is spreading positive news relating to their industry. The Low Carbon Energy team are using this time to improve...

PM+M launches new bespoke furlough advice service for North West companies

PM+M - the chartered accountancy, business advisory and wealth management group – is launching a new service that aims to help North West businesses navigate the complex process of furloughing...

Careers experts extend a helping hand for students

An outreach programme helping more East Lancashire teenagers start higher education is finding new ways to offer advice despite the school lockdown. Future U, which aims to increase the numbers...

VEKA UK mixing plant supporting UK’s temporary hospital initiative

In March this year, Burnley based uPVC window system company VEKA made the difficult decision to temporarily close operations in the UK and place most of its staff on Furlough...

Themis at Burnley College Helps the NHS

Themis at Burnley Colleges joins national effort to combat spread of Covid-19 and secure the future of business Themis at Burnley College has been utilising the expertise of its staff;...

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge thanks teachers on videocall to Burnley school

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge thanked teachers and school staff for their dedication in a video call with Casterton Primary Academy this afternoon. They spoke with staff and children...

Burnley Together Community Hub

Partners across the public, private and voluntary sectors have come together to create a “community hub” to co-ordinate help and support for residents across the borough during the coronavirus outbreak....

Coolkit plays vital role in national effort

Coolkit Ltd, a refrigerated van manufacturer, is battling on with a skeleton workforce to ensure the nation has access to vital drugs and food supplies. CoolKit has a team of...

Burnley Youth Theatre Help Keep People Creative at Home

The team at BYT have created a fantastic online programme to bring Burnley Youth Theatre into your homes, offering ways you can continue to be creative whilst keeping safe. From our Live Creative Families...

PM+M partners with East Lancs Chamber for free webinar to help local businesses manage cashflow during Coronavirus crisis

PM+M - the chartered accountancy, business advisory and wealth management group – is joining forces with East Lancashire Chamber of Commerce and will be staging a free webinar between 10.30...

Appeal for vital protective equipment for health staff

An appeal has gone out to businesses and other organisations for essential personal protective equipment for staff at doctors’ surgeries fighting the coronavirus epidemic. Local GPs Dr Yasara Naheed and...

Burnley Council issues its first Business Support Grants today

Burnley Council has today made its first payments to businesses in the borough under the Government’s Small Business Grants fund. The payments have been made today through the BACS system...

10 Burnley businesses adapting their production and service delivery to meet unique demands at this unprecedented time

The recent outbreak of COVID-19 has unfortunately resulted in businesses across the Uk, and much of the world, close their doors for the safety of their staff and indeed the...

Accessing COVID-19 Support for Burnley Businesses

Corona-Virus - Support for Businesses – guidance on how Burnley Council are delivering grants to eligible Burnley Businesses Supporting businesses and the local economy is a key priority for Burnley...

CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) – ADVICE FOR FOOD BUSINESSES

The Community Secretary has confirmed that planning rules will be relaxed to allow food businesses to operate as takeaways during the coronavirus, the relaxation period will be applied imminently for...

Government Releases COVID-19 Support Information

Click here for the lastest government advice on support for businesses during Coronavirus Pandemic. We've summerised this advice below: * Grants of up to £10,000 for those who pay little...

Burnley based Mediterranean Linens Expands into the Retail Market

Whilst Lancashire is no longer the global supplier of cotton, local business, Mediterranean Linens, is doing it's best to uphold the county's reputation for supplying top quality cotton bed linen....

Evolve Military College Burnley Celebrates First Success Story

A Burnley organisation which helps to prepare young people for life in the armed forces is celebrating its first success story, as two of its students get set to begin...

AMS Neve plays part in Hollywood successes

This year’s Academy® Award winners were announced earlier this week, with ‘Parasite’ becoming the first non-English-language film to take home the trophy for Best Picture. It also made history, becoming...

British athletics legend to host Burnley Community Sports Awards

Burnley Leisure is proud to announce the host of this year’s glittering Burnley Community Sports Awards will be legendary hurdler and world record holder Colin Jackson CBE. The former sprinter...

New Turf for the Burnley 10K in 2020

Turf Moor will play host in 2020 for the Town’s biggest charitable running event, the Asda Foundation Burnley 10K. Burnley FC’s Manager and players helped kick off this year’s event,...

New £11million Advance Point Business park

Barnfield Construction have announced the submission of their latest scheme - Advance Point on Rossendale Road, Burnley. Consisting of two phases over 11 acres, Phase 1 will comprise 36 business...