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Starting or running a business

Are you thinking of starting or running a business? If you would like to start or run your own business in Blackburn with Darwen, there is a range of information, advice and support available to help you.

Growth Lancashire 

Growth Lancashire is an economic development company, working directly with local businesses in Pennine Lancashire to help them start, grow and develop.

They are happy to discuss your new business ideas, advise you on whether you qualify for funding support and provide access to free business start up advice and training.

You don't need any experience, or even a definitive idea of what you want to do - Growth Lancashire is there to help you start your own business.

For more information contact 0800 612 2029 or visit

Getting the right advice can help you to make a success of running your own business.

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