Lancaster pals wild about swimming set up Wild North
Wild swimming or open water swimming has really caught on in recent times, with the physical and mental health benefits extolled by those who venture into our waters – in all weathers. Now two pals from Lancaster have turned their pastime into a business.
20th anniversary - a journey from cheese to weddings
When Simon Barnes, Director of Bashall Barn returned home with his family, little did he think that 20 years after establishing Bashall Barn as a food visitor centre, that the business would now be a thriving wedding venue. We hand over the Spotlight in this English Tourism Week to Simon , who tells his story.
‘We Care - We Act’ is unveiled as the new company ethos for VEKA
Burnley-based VEKA plc’s Marketing Director, Dawn Stockell explains how the company is repositioning the business and helping to create a new global message bringing together the whole VEKA Group family.
During the prolonged period of lockdown Lancaster-based Ludus Dance, used the time to refocus their practice and arrived at the realisation that their model of working was ideal for outdoor, moveable, digital and mobile dance.
Lancashire textiles company launches a new brand of sustainable textiles
2020 is the 15th anniversary year of Blackburn-based Vision Support Services; a world-leading textile company, sourcing and distributing textiles to key players within the global hospitality, retail and ecommerce markets.
Marketing Lancashire set out to measure the post-lockdown business environment across Lancashire’s visitor economy and to understand how best to support businesses as we move forward. A summary of key findings is now available along with a copy of the the full report.
EKM helps Lancashire businesses get online during pandemic
EKM, located in Preston and known as the UK’s leading ecommerce platform, has spent the last few months helping small businesses get online in order to tackle coronavirus concerns in Lancashire and beyond.
Foraging with Taste Lancashire Producer Award-winner
Integrity, passion and quality ingredients are at the heart of what Goosnargh Gin do. Visitors can now enjoy foraging and distilling days in the hands of expert gin-makers Rachel and Richard Trenchard.