Criminals are entrepreneurial and are always finding new ways to steal your money and/or information. At the Business Crime Reduction Centre, they are constantly looking for ways to raise awareness of what they are up to. Here are
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 [...]
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 [...]
I'm really pleased to announce that we have launched our e commerce software for high street shops.
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 [...]
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'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 [...]
The npower Health Through Warmth scheme, which helps homeowners in Blackpool, is celebrating after installing over £4 million worth of heating and insulation measures across England and Wales during 2013.
npower Health Through Warmth works with local organisations to help with the funding and installation of heating and insulation measures for vulnerable people. The scheme received referrals for more than 3,500 vulnerable people in [...]
PEOPLE from Blackpool are this month (January, 2014) being called to sign up for a charity record breaking attempt for the most people signing and singing a song on the same day.
Children and adults from the town are being reminded to register for SignHealth’s sign2sing fundraiser on Wednesday, February 5. Linda Petrons, Events and Corporate Fundraiser at SignHealth, which is the national healthcare ch [...]
With the Met Office predicting months of freezing winds and heavy snow*, a warmth scheme in Blackpool is urging local residents to seek help if their heating is broken.
In the next week, temperatures are expected to plummet to as low as minus 4°C in parts of the country, while bitter northerly winds have already left many areas of Britain feeling the chill. Given the predicted cold conditions, [...]
Community groups in the North West are being encouraged to apply for funding and volunteer support as the latest round of applications open for David Wilson Homes North West’s Our Space, Your Place initiative.
The housebuilder’s Our Space, Your Place scheme offers monetary and volunteer support to a diverse range of community groups in the region. Since its launch in 2010, the scheme has helped a variety of organisations, including char [...]
Salvation Army Trading Company’s charity shops in Cleveleys and Lytham St Annes are set to launch their 2013 Christmas campaign this month on 19 and 21 November respectively with an appeal to shoppers that ‘All we want for Christm
As well as revealing for the first time this year the special Christmas stock that the teams have been saving up all year including gifts, toys, jewellery and winter clothing, they will also be appealing to shoppers to think about [...]