A leading Blackpool motor dealership is celebrating its most successful March new car registrations for five years.
Lookers Volkswagen Blackpool, on Ashworth Road, recorded the highest new car sales since 2009, reflecting a national trend which saw a 17.7 per cent rise in registrations. The company’s brand manager, David Bailiss, said: “This [...]
A NATIONAL children’s charity is offering parents’ groups and care professionals in Blackpool the chance to book its expert staff this year (2014) for a talk about the therapies it offers.
bibic helps children and young people aged from six months to 18-years-old with conditions affecting their social, communication and learning abilities achieve their potential for a happier, more fulfilled life. Jon Shoesmith, [...]
Local Peugeot dealership, Evans Halshaw Blackpool is taking the wraps off Peugeot’s most powerful production car yet – the RCZ R, at an exclusive preview event at the Metropolitan Business Park on the 9th April 2014.
At the launch, customers from across Blackpool will have an exclusive opportunity to be among the first people in the UK to test drive the new Peugeot RCZ R – the latest addition to Peugeot’s iconic RCZ range. The preview event [...]
Car owners are being warned to take care when they wash the Sahara dust that has caused havoc across the North West off their vehicles as it could cause damage to the paintwork.
Abrasive red dust and sand has been brought over from the Sahara desert due to uncommon weather patterns and has been deposited on vehicles across the country. The dust ‘smog’ has already sparked health warnings, but now car ex [...]
BLACKPOOL schools and colleges are this month (March, 2014) being asked to host a variety of fundraising activities in aid of charity.
bibic, which helps children with conditions affecting their social, communication and learning abilities, is encouraging schools and colleges to fundraise for it. Geoff Cummins, Chief Executive for the Westcountry-based nationa [...]
Team members at the Wilko store on Dickson Road, Blackpool, are offering a helping hand to community groups and charities in the area who need extra support in 2014.
Whether the project benefits young people, families or the elderly, Wilko is appealing to anyone who is passionate about their local community to get involved and apply for a donation from the store’s Helping Hands budget. Peop [...]
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1) They want your identity Your personal information is more valuable than you realise. Fraudsters will scour the internet to collect your details – don’t make it easy for them. Your Facebook profile is a treasure trove of inf [...]
A sales apprentice from Blackpool has scooped a regional award within months of embarking on his new career. Rhys Young, who joined Lookers Volkswagen Blackpool in April last year, was named the North West’s ‘Salesperson of the Mo
The 22-year-old said: “I was a bit surprised to win, because I only actually started selling three months ago. But I’m a very competitive person who I’m pushing to win it again!” Rhys applied for the Volkswagen apprenticeship [...]
Many companies throughout the UK still aren’t taking mobile technology seriously. The potential is huge and if you’re looking to take your business mobile, there are many ways you and your firm could benefit.
Designing and developing mobile apps for the likes of iPhone, iPad and Android can seem like a daunting task for most UK businesses. Long lead times, high development costs and actual usefulness for company applications can often [...]
If you suffer from snoring or are fed up at being kept awake by your partner’s nocturnal noises, joining your local Rock Choir could be the answer to uninterrupted sleep. Joining the nation’s favourite contemporary choir can help
One local Rock Choir leader Jennie Harwood explains: “Singing helps to exercise and strengthen muscles in the soft palette, which is where the snoring vibration occurs. A study carried out by the Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundat [...]
If you're a retailer looking to get more customers through the door and onto your site, and want to know how you can maximise sales through important calendar events, then look no further than RedBorder Ltd. They have launched the
To successfully stay in business retailers must now stay one step ahead of their competition, and be both proactive and reactive when it comes to important annual events. Now in its second year, The Retail Calendar by RedBord [...]
Jet2holidays uncovers increasing trend in Blackpool for taking ‘me time’ holidays Long weekend + short haul + city break + once a year = perfect ‘Selfie’ Mums and dads crave a solo trip but feel too guilty to go
Jet2holidays today reveals an increasing trend of people choosing to take holidays alone, bringing a whole new meaning to the word ‘Selfie’. Following an amazing 66 per cent increase in bookings by solo travellers this year wi [...]
To mark Vascular Disease Week, from 17 - 23 March 2014, a warmth scheme which is available locally to vulnerable residents in Blackpool is reminding people affected by the disease of the help on hand.
npower Health Through Warmth helps homeowners with long-term illnesses, including circulatory conditions such as vascular disease, with the funding and installation of heating systems. The scheme works closely with charities, loc [...]
The first properties in the next phase of stunning, waterside homes in Fleetwood are due for completion in the next few weeks.
Persimmon Homes’ Harbour Village is a development situated on the edge of the Wyre estuary, with breath-taking views across the water, taking in boats and an array of wildlife. Within the new release of 43 two, three and four [...]
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The software is divided in to four parts, bronze, silver, gold and platinum. The platinum software also allows your site to sell your products and services via M Commerce. With our SEO solutions including blog writing included [...]
HOUSEHOLDERS from Blackpool who are planning to spring-clean and de-clutter their homes this February (2014) can help provide life-changing assistance for children from the town at the same time.
Anyone cleaning out cupboards and finding old mobile phones, MP3 players, CDs and DVDs they no longer want can give them away to be recycled to raise funds for charity. Geoff Cummins, Chief Executive for the national charity b [...]