Richard Attenborough’s Blue Planet II this year graphically illustrated the harm plastic waste does to our oceans and with that in mind a new Blackpool company is aiming to do its bit to help.
Lee White went from working as an apprentice to running his own business with a turnover of around £1.4million each year.
Vicci Small and Adam Blakey have founded Lil Beatz, street dance classes aimed at children two to six years old.
Blackpool based rescue training business Reax has secured a £35,000 investment from NPIF – BFS & MSIF Microfinance – a product fund managed by GC Business Finance in partnership with MSIF and part of the Northern Powerhouse Investment Fund (NPIF). The investment will be used to fund new jobs and a significant expansion of the company over the next five years.
Following a successful year long pilot in Blackpool of the high street digital platform OFFiGO, the team is now planning to launch the full version across Lancashire by the end of this year.