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Entrepreneurs Panel

Jennie Johnson
Steve Purdham
Michael Oliver
Julie Meyer
Tony Caldeira
Laura Tenison
Debbie Pierce
Jeremy Roberts
Charlie Mullins
Richard O'Sullivan
Brian Hay
David Pollock

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Work has started on the redevelopment of the Luneside East site in Lancaster.

Projects that lead to job creation and regeneration in Greater Manchester are set to benefit from a £25 million Government fund.

Government funding worth £13 million is up for grabs to businesses in Lancashire.

A £500 million Government fund to get “Britain building again” has been launched by communities secretary Eric Pickles.

  • Kathryn Parsons, co-founder of Decoded, started with little more than faith and determination, but four years later it’s grown into a global business. Ahead of her appearance at Accelerate 2015 in...

  • Author, writer and marketer Ryan Holiday on how entrepreneurs need to interpret failure.

  • Sue Vizard, business coach and author of Jump Start: The Start-up Book for Your Dream Business, looks at some of the questions solo entrepreneurs should ask themselves.

  • Ian Wright, founder and chief executive of, is bringing together SMEs and NEDs - without the hefty recruitment fees.

  • Former professional golfer turned entrepreneur Colin Stevens has had a busy 18 months. The Better Bathrooms founder has increased turnover at the firm, secured a multi-million pound investment and...

Five Minutes With

Reputation is everything when it comes to running a successful business, according to Sacha Lord-Marchionne and Sam Kandel, founders of the Warehouse Project (WHP), a series of club nights featuring DJs from all over the world, which was launched back in 2006.

After travelling the world in a corporate role, Mike Wheeler decided that he had had enough of living out of a suitcase and so got a job running a small family business.