A huge 750 new businesses have been set up with the help of Blackpool Council's Economic Development Division over the last few years. The Get Started advice service, which has helped 69 start ups in the last 10 months, is turning the town back into a hub for independent firms
Blackpool based accountancy practice Champion Accountants has relocated to new premises on Whitehills Business Park this week, following continued growth.
Last year Esther Rantzen CBE, who founded children’s helpline ChildLine in 1986, launched The Silver Line and Fylde Coast based FCMS have been chosen as preferred provider against stiff competition as the company to handle telephone calls for the whole of the UK when the full service is rolled out to the rest of the country later this year
I’m Kevin Donnelly, founder of XP Web Services Search Engine Optimisation (SEO). I help companies climb the Google rankings and gain more online visitors. Prior to starting the business I got in touch with Get Started for some advice and guidance. I am glad that I did.
Kym Styles from Rosebank Avenue in Squires Gate has been trading for the last few months after getting help from the Council’s Get Started business advice team.