BOA Members Directory


Published on

Members Directory

  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Total views
On SlideShare
From Embeds
Number of Embeds
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

BOA Members Directory

  1. 1. By Official AppointmentMembers Directory
  2. 2. ‘By Official Appointment’ is a unique concept for the local business community and a great way to become get involved with Burnley Football Club. Our position as a Premier League club in the 2009/10 season has given us a global brand, but we never forget our roots and as a community club, we are always looking at ways to help local businesses. Together, we can both help to take this town forward and I believe the support BOA has enjoyed from the local business community since its introduction in 2009 has really helped us as thrive. Hopefully we can now reciprocate the gesture by recommending your professional, well-run local businesses through the By Official Appointment programme. Paul Fletcher MBE Chief ExecutiveWelcome to the ‘By Official Appointment’ is one of the most effective networking and business relations programmes in the country.By Official Appointment It was first introduced to Burnley Football in 2009 and has become an overnight success for both club and local businesses.Members Directory Businesses become members and in return the club offers their professional services to all supporters. This BOA Directory lists every member who is part of the programme and all the professional services they offer. There really is no better time than any for local business to join the programme and benefit. In return, we ask that all supporters do their utmost to support these businesses. After all, your support is our strength Gary Dowson By Official Appointment Manager
  3. 3. Contents 6 Advantage Computers 8 Alert Fire & Security 10 Althams Travel 12 BACCU 14 Balloons By Design & Funfair Hire 18 Burnley FC Community Sports Trust 20 Burnley Roofing Contractors 22 Charter Walk Shopping Centre 24 Christian Smith Hairdressing 26 Citrus Office Solutions 28 Claim Link UK 30 CMC HR Solutions Ltd 32 David Fishwick 34 dpi21 36 Dolphins Bakery 38 Flowers 2 Go 42 Forbes Solicitors 44 Happy Sweet Shop 46 Hippo Group 48 The Holiday Inn Express Burnley 50 Hughes & Co Accountants 52 Inside Spa 54 James Hargreaves 56 Jewson 58 Kirk Environmental 60 LED Electrical 62 Likkle Monkeys Party & Play Centre 64 Lisa Johnson Lighting, Barnoldswick 66 Myerscough College 68 Neville Gee 70 P&M Coppack Air Conditioning 72 Petty 74 Home Fitness Direct 76 QHS Solutions 80 The Rainhall Drinks Co 82 Re-Fresh UK 84 McBride 86 Eight Imaging 88 Shagor Tandoori Takeaway 90 Shooters Media 92 Sporting Image 94 Transdev Burnley & Pendle 96 The Utility Warehouse 98 100 Waldron RacingPage 4 | By Official Appointment Members Directory 2010
  4. 4. Advantage Computers Tel: 01282 798 171Advantage Computers Email: Web: 2 Nelson Street, Walsden Todmorden, Lancashire OL14 7SPI.T. Consulting, Services and Solutionsserving Small Businesses throughout solutions to the likes of The Medical ESET products have built a solidLancashire and Yorkshire Research Council. One of the security vendors we reputation and gained 56 Virus Bulletin VB100 awards, more than any work very closely with ESET, a other antivirus company. Add to thatDirector, David Montgomery has been working in ad-hoc service on an hourly basis or a fully managed company who offer pioneering their NOD32 antivirus product hasI.T. since leaving college in the mid 1980’s, working service on a monthly retainer. Some customers want proactive malware solutions. not missed an “in the wild” virusat Burnley Office Supplies, Dentons of Burnley, to retain control while others just want to get on As an Authorised Reseller, we offer sample since May 1998, impressiveSankey Office Supplies, Axion Systems and with running their businesses and want us to the whole range of ESET solutions as stats by any standards. At a recentNavigator Solutions before forming Advantage manage everything. We’re happy to play it which well as 50% discounts for Education, partner conference, we heard ESETComputers almost 5 years ago. ever way works for the customer. More often than Non Profit groups and Further referred to as “the best kept secret “I’ve been a Burnley fan since I was 8 years old so not, we become an integral part of a small business, Education Students. in antivirus”.being associated with the club gives me a great acting as a trusted source for anything related to I.T.,buzz. To have seen the club competing at the top whether it’s just a bit of advice or a fully managedlevel again makes me proud and it’s something I’d and monitored support to replicate with Advantage Computers.” Increasingly, a big part of what we do revolves “I’ve spent pretty much my entire working life in around the security and protection of information. We’ve teamed up with ESETand around Burnley. Although we’re based in Anything from gateway security, to top of the line to offer 10% off RRP to allTodmorden, a huge percentage of our customer antivirus solutions, filtering spam, secure USB sticksbase is in this area.” or offsite backup solutions. We put a lot of Burnley Fans by simply “When I started at Burnley Office Supplies, I was a time into making sure we’ve chosen the ordering through our websiteprogrammer. I got to know the customer and their right solutions, solutions we know weneeds and designed them a system. I know it sounds can trust and have no hesitation in and entering the couponunbelievable but I’m still maintaining a system that I recommending to our customers. code “BURNLEY” at thewrote 16 or 17 years ago.” The core of our website focuses checkout stage. Up until recently, all our recommendations were around these solutions. As theby word of mouth. That requires a lot of faith on Advantage Computers brand This offer is valid until thebehalf of the customer and it’s something we don’t becomes better known, business end of the 2010/2011 season.take lightly. owners and home users alike will be We design and write custom database solutions, able to visit the site and know the For more information on our services and products,working closely with the customer to deliver truly solutions are tried, tested and trusted. or to request free product trials,usable solutions. Nowadays the “usable” part of that And what better way to drive that please call us on 01282 798171 or visitstatement is very important. It’s so easy to over locally than to be associated with our website at things. Burnley Football Club. This focus has We also offer service and support for hardware also helped us gain some tractionand software and can fit with any role, whether its nationally, supplying anti malwarePage 6 | By Official Appointment Members Directory 2010 Advantage Computers | 7
  5. 5. Alert Fire & Security Ltd Tel: 0845 4505511 Web: Alert House, Wiseman Street, Burnley Lancashire BB11 1RUAlert Fire & Security LtdAttack is the best form of defence RememberAlert Fire & Security will ensure that you’ll be • Professional qualified engineers Just because a different company has installed or maintained youron the ball and be alerted to any unusual and • Computerised service management system, this does not mean that they are the perfect partners forunwanted activity of any kind; day or night. system you - ask about our maintenance plans now and start saving money. Established in 1994, Alert Fire & Security fast • Excellent after sales care We guarantee to beat all competitors’ genuine maintenancebuilt an enviable reputation for quality, • Professional and friendly service renewal prices.reliability and outstanding service. Having the • Cost effective flexible lease optionsresources generated from holding many • 24/7 support, 365 days a yearindustry accreditations, means that we • And most importantly, our dedicationprovide a completely bespoke service tailored to your needs regardless of your locality. We don’t want to alarm you unnecessarily, Products and Services Include: BFChowever it is important that you’re armed Seasonwith the facts about the threat that intruders • Intruder Alarmsand fire pose to your business and employees. Ticket Holders • Intelligent Access Control And we won’t be beaten at our own game... • Monitored Systems 1st year’s FREE • CCTV maintenanceThe right choice • Biometrics on newBy choosing Alert Fire & Security Limited to • Fire Alarms installations • Fire extinguishingprovide you with a premier fire and security • Fire Risk Assessmentsolution that’s just right for you, you will be • Smokecloakbenefiting from a host of advantages, • Nurse Callincluding: • SmartWater All BOA• Local and independent company • Lone Worker members get a• NSI NACOSS Gold approved • Alert Support FREE Fire &• BSIA approved Security Health• FIA approved Check worth• CHAS approved• Constructionline approved £150!• Fast and effective response Proud to support Burnley Football ClubPage 8 | By Official Appointment Members Directory 2010 Alert Fire & Security | 9
  6. 6. Althams Travel Tel: 01282 436 333 Fax: 01282 438 079Althams Travel Email: Web: 12 St James St, Burnley BB11 1NSA truly independent travel agentAlthams Travel was established National Travel Agent Awards,way back in 1874 as one of recognising excellence andEnglands very first travel achievement among the topagents, arranging rail excursions performing travel agents infrom the north west England the UK.industrial heartlands to the fast We are very pleased to windeveloping coastal resorts. this award which reflects theThose early pioneering days of loyalty of our customers and themass public leisure travel at hard work of our staff.affordable costs, have rewardedAlthams with the ability and Kuoni Specialistexperience to provide todays Agentstraveller with a truly Here at Althams Travel we areindependent travel service. pleased to be named as Kuoni By offering our customers a Specialist Travel Agents. Manyfully independent service, we of our staff have travelledendeavour to find you the most extensively with Kuoni Travelcomprehensive holiday deals and have completed theiravailable from leading holiday Worldwide College training. Wecompanies, as well as offering are able to give youyou impartial advice from our independent advice on allteam of experienced branch or holidays and are more thantelephone sales advisors. happy to assist you with your travel plans. For furtherAgent Achievement information regarding anyAward Winners 2009 Kuoni holiday contact one ofAlthams Travel are pleased to our Kuoni agents.announce that we have won theBest Large Agency in the North Specialist Offices:West and Wales in the 2009 Chorley, Clitheroe, Halifax,Agent Achievement Awards. The Horsforth, Huddersfield,Agent Achievement Awards, Littleborough, Otley, Scunthorpe,now in their 13th year, are Skipton & Todmorden. Opening Timeswidely acclaimed as the leading 9am - 5pm Mon - Fri 9am - 5pm SatPage 10 | By Official Appointment Members Directory 2010 Althams Travel | 11
  7. 7. BACCU Tel: 01282 685151 Email: Web: 47 Parker Lane, Burnley BB11 2BUBurnley AreaCommunity Credit UnionA different way to Save and BorrowWe are a co-operative savings and loansorganisation for the people of Burnley and run bythe people of Burnley – a secure and convenientway to save and borrow.• Loans available instantly and confidentially to members over 18.• Small and large loans available with competitive interest rates charged on the reducing balance – check them out.• Free life assurance on loans• Home Improvement and Energy efficiency loans.• Savings guaranteed by the Financial Services•• Authority Open an account with just £6 Annual dividend on savings Save as you••• Easy withdrawals Free life assurance on savings. Adult members over 16, juniors up to 16 years Borrow of age. Just £15 per week fromThe Best Place to January to Novemberget a Loan For your 2010 Season•• No arrangement fees No penalty for early repayment Ticket and £240 in• Opportunity to establish a line of affordable credit your Savings• The interest is charged on the reducing balance• Flexible, face to face service. Come and talk to us Just in time for Christmas 2010Page 12 | By Official Appointment Members Directory 2010 Burnley Area Community Credit Union | 13
  8. 8. Balloons By Design & Fun Fair Hire Tel: 01282 432462Balloons by Design Mob: 07909 616 169 Email: Web: Funfair Hire Trafalgar Street, Burnley, BB11 1REA business going up in the worldEstablished in 2003 as a hobby, Balloons by Design Wedding Decor We are now able to take card payments via our website or by telephone so that you can have your& Funfair hire is fast becoming one of Lancashire’s The big day is looming and the finishing touches just bouquets delivered without having to call in to need adding. our shop.leading balloon decorating companies. We are a Then why not get our certified balloon artist to For security purposes we do not keep card detailsfamily run company with an eye for detail and create a unique design to suit your style. on file for any reason, we destroy all details onceperfection. Our mission is to provide every customer We can create the perfect centre piece for your your transaction has been made. We also do not sellwith a first class product at the best price and a guest tables along with amazing back drops for your details to any other agencies.service that is second to none. photo shoots. 2005 saw us become a member of the Qualatex We can arrange your chair and napkin dressingBalloon Network (QBN®), a professional organization along with a beautiful arrangement or design for your top table.with about 5000 members worldwide, dedicated tothe pursuit of excellence in balloon decor andbouquets. As QBN members, businesses commit to Birthdayssound and honourable business practices, decorating all venues from the smallest party to Its that time of year, you or a member of your familycontinuing education, and the belief that balloons large corporate events. Our personalised bouquets want that big party, but not just any party.... One that will be remembered... the event of the year...create atmosphere and communicate emotion in a can be hand delivered to your family and friends to At balloons by design we can do simple oruniquely effective way. This has required us to create a wonderful gift and smile on their elaborate decor to suit your style and budget.attend training courses and pass exams set by the special day.manufacturer of our core product. 2009 saw our company become part of the BOA In July 2006 Nicola passed her final exam & panel and are proud to be Burnley Football Club’s official Bouquet Deliveryinterview to become Burnley and Pendle’s only decorator and event organiser. At Balloons by Design we offer a bouquet delivery service, which can be from a simpleCertified Balloon Artist, the highest level of We are open 6 days a week and are available for balloon in a box to a bunch of balloons for thataccreditation and the only worldwide recognised orders and enquiries every day including Sundays. special someone in your life...qualification in balloon artistry. We can also arrange appointments either at your In July 2007 saw us open our shop Balloons by home or at a venue out of hours if required.Design & Funfair hire on Trafalgar Street Burnley. Please feel free to visit or shop or to have a look atWith all our staff trained to CBA standard, we our website &specialise in extravagant decorations, including and should you need to talkspecial effects such as exploding balloons and to somebody please do not hesitate to give us a callconfetti cannons, whilst taking care to combine 01282 427863 where one of our dedicated teamthese effects with simple, but stunning centrepieces, will help and guide you in making your eventarches, pillars, sculptures and canopies. We can even Bouncy Castle, Slides, Children’s Rides andthe ultimate Rodeo Bull for that special occasion. Why not visit us today Your premier Event We are based in Burnley and are able to supply Organiser – Balloons By Design and Fun Fair Hireand decorate to a wide area in Lancashire, and the going that extra mile to ensure your smile.North West of England. We have experience inPage 14 | By Official Appointment Members Directory 2010 Balloons by Design & Funfair Hire | 15
  9. 9. For all you commercial requirements
  10. 10. Burnley FC Community Sports Trust Sport in The CommunityBurnley FC Community Sports Trust 01282 700081 Turf Moor Leisure Centre 01282 700081 Turf Moor Enterprise HavenBurnley FC Community Sports times Europe. In 2008/09 Burnley Trust, New Football Pools and 01282 833450Trust is a registered charity FC Community Sports Trust Private Donations.working under the auspices of invested £1.3 million into our The Community Sports Trust isBurnley Football Club. We are a community activities. split into three departments innot for profit organisation who’s These projects are funded via a total, employing about 50 people:primary objective is to deliver variety of sources including;projects which aim to benefit Government, Corporate Sport in The Community, Turfcommunities accross East Sponsorship, Premier Moor Leisure Centre and TurfLancashire, North Yorkshire and at League/PFA, Football League Moor Enterprise Haven.Sport in The Community >Sport in The Community are essentially our cheerleading, dance and circus skills, fit-kids andoutreach team delivering activities directly into our healthy living, reading sessions and enterprisecommunities. education, school and corporate fundraising. These activities include football and multi-sports, If you would like to know more about Sport inThe Duke of Edinburgh Award Scheme, The Community please call us on 01282 700081.Turf Moor Leisure Centre >Turf Moor Leisure Centre is located at the rear of All surpluses generated by the Leisure Centre arethe James Hargreaves Stand. invested directly into community projects. Comprising of a 2 pitch sports hall, newly The Leisure Centre is also home to the match dayrefurbished fitness suite and studios the Leisure family village.Centre is open to members and non-members, andis available for event hire. All season ticket holders If you would like to know more about Turf Moorreceive a 10% discount off a full fitness membership. Leisure Centre please call us on 01282 700081.Turf Moor Enterprise Haven >Turf Moor Enterprise Haven is based in the Jimmy McIlroy Stand. It is home to a number of small and startup businesses in the office suites and is also used for hospitality and conferences.If you would like to know more about Turf Moor Enterprise Haven please call us on 01282 833450.Page 18 | By Official Appointment Members Directory 2010 Burnley FC Community Sports Trust | 19
  11. 11. Burnley Roofing Contractors Ltd Tel/Fax: 01282 832646 Email: Web: Roofing Unit 41, Victoria Work Industrial Estate, Accrington Road, Burnley BB11 5EFContractors LimitedFrom Minor Repair to a Complete New RoofBurnley Roofing is a local company whichhas been established for over 25 years. Work carried out by our We are members of the Chamber of highly trained craftsmenCommerce, NFRC, Lancashire County CouncilSafe Trader Scheme, Trust Mark Scheme and backed up by our ten(Government Endorsed Standards) and are year guarantee on newFair Traders Approved. We undertakea wide range of both roofs. All in accordancedomestic and commercial roofing works with the national federationincluding tiling, slating, re-roofs, built-up feltroofs, flat roofs, chimney work, downpipes and of roofing contractorsgutters, over cladding existing roofs, skylights, requirements.valley gutters, asbestos and metal sheeting.We are also registered to carry and removeasbestos waste material (our licence No.LAN/495373 refers). We offer a 5% Discount All new roof work is covered by our to all Season Ticketguarantee. We carry out a vast range ofroofing works from a minor repair to a Holderscomplete new roof. We are contractors to Lancashire CountyCouncil, National Trust, Local and DistrictAuthorities, NHS and The Local Diocese. 24 Hour Emergency We operate a 24 hour 7 day weekemergency call out and we have £10 million Call OutPublic and Employers Liability Insurance cover. You can be rest assured that using our Tel / Fax: 01282 832646company with give you peace of mind as all Home: 01282 777727our operatives are fully experienced personnel Mobile: 07971 783555and trained to a very high standard. Email: dolman@fsmail.netReferences from past customers are availableto view in our offices.Page 20 | By Official Appointment Members Directory 2010 Burnley Roofing Contractors Ltd | 21
  12. 12. Charter Walk Shopping Centre Tel: 01282 425368Charter Walk Shopping Centre Fax: 01282 427058 Email: Web: www.charterwalk.comJust a heartbeat away Centre Management Office 26 Market Promenade, Burnley. BB11 1AEMore Choice, More Style…Situated in the heart of Burnley with excellent Opening Times:public transport links and within easy reach of Monday to Saturday: 9.00am - 5.30pmthe motorway network, Charter Walk provides Sunday: 10am - 4pmsome of the best shopping in the area. Visitors Bank Holidays: 10.00 am - 4.00 pmenjoy a good mix of national high street stores,independent shops and individual boutiques,interspersed with cafés and other tasty eateries. Fashion for all the family, gifts, sports,household and luxury goods – each range ispacked with all your favourite brands, whilefacilities are excellent. Charter Walk takes pride inmaking life as easy and pleasant as possible and,with on-site parking and Shopmobility, itcouldnt be more convenient. The centreoperates a ‘Safe Child’ scheme which helps toreunite lost children with their parents orguardians. Opening times are 9.00am to 5.30pm fromMonday to Saturday, and 10.00am to 4.00pm onSundays, so theres plenty of time for people tobrowse through the centre at leisure.Not just shopping…Charter Walk welcomes shoppers of all ages.With all our visitors in mind we have introducedthe Safe Child Scheme to reunite parents withchildren in the event of them becomingseparated, and achieved the Park Mark Award forour car parks to ensure peace of mind whenshopping. Our achievement of the Safer Business Awardfor Charter Walk demonstrates our commitmentto working with partnerships in the communityto ensure the surrounding town centre area ofBurnley is a safe place to shop, work and visit. Make Charter Walk Shopping Centre, Burnleyyour first choice for shops and shopping, wherewe look forward to seeing you soon.Page 22 | By Official Appointment Members Directory 2010 Charter Walk Shopping Centre | 23
  13. 13. Christian Smith Hairdressing Tel: 01282 699688 Web: Smith 79-81 Gisburn Road, Barrowford, Nelson, Lancashire BB9 6BXHairdressingThe region’s premier hair and beauty salonThe salon has been designed around creating a manageability of their desired style.relaxing, professional and friendly environment. Our Browse our award winning retail section – wepriority is providing our clients with outstanding offer the most up-to-date, luxurious andlevels of creativity, style, flair, customer service and technologically advanced hair products, accessoriessome of the the industry’s leading technology. and gifts in the region. Relax in our air-conditioned reception with a Our stylists and therapists are highly qualified,complimentary glass of champagne, Bucks Fizz, skilled and inspirational and, above all, are here towine or any drink from our comprehensive menu. cater for your needs. We want you to look good and All our stylists are hand-picked for their creativity feel great, and to above all enjoy the experience!and artistic abilities, and the ability to work closely We trust you will want to come back time andwith our customers to achieve the look, feel and time again. Opening hours: Monday 9.00 – 5.00pm Tuesday 9.00 – 5.00pm Wednesday 9.00 – 8.30pm Thursday 9.00 – 8.30pm Friday 9.00 – 5.00pm Saturday 9.00 – 4.00pmPage 24 | By Official Appointment Members Directory 2010 Christian Smith Hairdresing | 25
  14. 14. Citrus Office Solutions Tel: 01282 602099 Fax: 01282 619819 Email: Web: 39b Churchill Way, Lomeshaye Ind. Estate, Nelson. BB9 6RTCitrus Office SolutionsPutting the squeeze on our rivalsIntroducing Citrus Office Solutions, acompany with a refreshing approach; who arepassionate about customer service. Concept to completion: a one stop shop.Furniture, Machines and Stationery -Everything under one roof. 2008 saw Sankey Office Supplies andPrestige Office Supplies (two well establishedcompanies), come together and form CitrusOffice Solutions. A local, friendly companywhere no order is too big or two small. Why not view the refurbished furnitureshowroom, with new and used office furniture,and discuss ideas with the design team whocan offer ideal solutions to meet your needsand create a stimulating and pleasantworkspace. We have 18,000 products in stock at thegroup warehouse, and a Specials Departmentto source just about anything. Our experiencedstaff can help with other services too,including:• Bespoke Printing.• Promotional items and corporate gifts. Christmas Cards. Place your order by phone, fax,• Machine repair and email or online. servicing facility. FREE next day delivery on most products.• Office layout and furniture No minimum order required. No quibble installation. returns policy.Page 26 | By Official Appointment Members Directory 2010 Citrus Office Solutions | 27
  15. 15. Claim Link UK Ltd Accident Advice Centre: Tel: 01706 231991 Email: Web: www.claimlinkuk.comClaim Link UK 556 Burnley Road, Crawshaw Booth, Rossendale BB4 8NEAccident Advice CentreDid you know?• If someone runs into your vehicle you do Refer Family & Friends to NOT have to claim on your own Claim Link UK, & for every insurance policy• If someone runs into your vehicle you CAN claim accepted, receive a choose the repairer of your choice (i.e. your minimum of £50 of vouchers local garage) to spend on the high street!*• If someone runs into your vehicle YOU DO NOT have to pay your policy excess• If someone runs into your vehicle you ARE entitled to a like-for-like replacement car at Claim Link UK offers fans, no cost to yourself• If you refer family or friends to the Claim Link members, season ticket Accident Advice Centre YOU will be entitled holders and players a to shopping vouchers to spend on the complimentary Legal High Street!* Protection Policy!• If you incur medical fees, loss of earnings or vehicle recovery and storage costs as a result To receive your of your accident you CAN claim these back! complimentary policy*High Street Vouchers refer to all cost bearing claims. call us free on:For further information call 01706 230 991What we offer! Accident➜➜ No Win No Fee! 100% Compensation! Helpline:➜➜ Totally Free Service! Your own claims handler! 0800 015 1221➜ 24 hour helpline!Page 28 | By Official Appointment Members Directory 2010 Claim Link UK | 29
  16. 16. CMC HR Solutions Ltd Tel: 01282 459588 Mob: 07885 663 795 Email: HR Solutions Ltd Web: Solutions in today’s turbulent waters HR Outsourcing HR ConsultancyCMC HR Solutions Ltd are a small HR Consultancy • Telephone HR Help Line - providing HR support, Outsourcing your HR needs to CMC HR Solutions Ltd As part of our HR ad hoc project work we can offerworking out of East Lancashire specialising in HR advice and guidance will allow you to focus on your business needs safe in the following:Solutions for SMEs and HR Project work. the knowledge that your are complying to current • Recruitment & selection - A comprehensive In todays ever changing world of employment • HR Letters & documentation when required employment law. package including writing and placing your advert,legislation all companies employing personnel are We will not tie you in for 3 year periods - this is an short-listing candidates, interviewing, offer letter, • Employment Law updatesrequired to have a Human Resource compliance annual one off fee paid annually. We are safe in the statement of terms and conditions of employmentstructure in place. • A professional, personalised HR service to meet knowledge that you will continue with our service and that we can work in partnership for a successful • Psychometric Testing - Including personality Here at CMC HR Solutions Ltd we pride ourselves all of your HR needs long term future. profiling, ability tests and managementin giving you a professional HR service to meet all development projectsof your people management requirements. Some of the questions that I regularly The price per annum includes the following: CMC HR Solutions Ltd specialise in providing a • Diciplinary and Grievance come up against are: • HR Health Check • Managing Redundanciespersonalised and cost effective HR support service • HR Policies and Procedures Manualto companies of all sectors and sizes. • Specialist Absence Management • Statement of Terms and Conditions of Employment • Performance Management / Appraisals CMC HR solutions Ltd can help you in providing a Q - Why should I outsource I only • Telephone Help Line - providing HR support, adviceprofessional, personalised and cost affective s HR • Policy & Procedure Design and Implementation employ a couple of people? and guidance • Company Handbooksservice, to act as your dedicated HR department • HR Letters & documentation when requiredreducing the costs of employing a full time HR A - Most areas of employment legislation apply to • Contracts of Employment including • Employment Law updates Change Managementresource. We can also assist your HR professionals companies employing just one person. This ranges • A professional, personalised HR service to meet allin ad hoc HR projects as well as providing short from statement of terms and conditions of • HR Administration of your HR needsterm HR support during holidays and sickness employment and written disciplinary andperiods. grievance procedures. Can you afford to be taken Whatever your business CMC HR Solutions Ltd to an industrial tribunal if you are not compliant?can give you a competitive advantage by Can you afford expensive solicitors fees if Health & Safety Training & Developmentmanaging your work force leaving you to something goes wrong with an employee decision?concentrate on what is important - the success of We will take away the worry of having to do this We will provide you with effective Health & Safety We can design professional HR Training &your business. yourself safe in the knowledge that you are a support to meet your individual needs to make sure Development courses for your personnel on an ad responsible employer. that you are legally compliant. Getting Health & Safety wrong can have serious hoc basis.You can outsource your HR Q - I dont have any employee consequences to your business with ultimate This includes: responsibility lying with you the business owner.Department from £85 per month problems so why should I • Recruitment & Selection - ‘The legal By law you must:with CMC HR Solutions Ltd. outsource? requirements & how this can effect your • Appoint a competent person to be responsible forThe total price includes all of the following: Health & Safety business’ A - You cannot assume that you will never have any employee problems, people can be unpredictable • Carry out regular risk assessments and have • Absence Management - ‘Effective ways to lower• HR Health Check records of these and relationships can change very quickly in your absence levels’• HR Policies and Procedures Manual Employee todays turbulent times. We will make sure that you • Carry out a fire risk assessment of the workplace Handbook and have records of this • Managing Disciplinary and Grievance never have any employee issues and if you do we will be there to help you deal with this effectively • Have an up to date Health & Safety Policy • Regular Employment Law Updates• Statement of Terms and Conditions of • Consult with employees on Health & Safety and correctly. • Managing Discrimination - ‘Everything you need Employment • Report serious injuries and occupational disease to the HSE to know about discrimination in the workplace’ CMC HR Solutions Ltd can help you with your Health • Family Friendly Policies - ‘Getting it right’ & Safety issues.Page 30 | By Official Appointment Members Directory 2010 CMC HR Solutions Ltd | 31
  17. 17. David Fishwick Sales: 0800 2949474David Fishwick Parts: 01282 863563 Email: Web: www.davidfishwick.comKeeping the country moving North Valley, Byron Road, Colne, Lancashire BB8 0RFPromotion to the English Premier Leaguecatapulted Burnley Football Club into the big time. And proud club sponsor David Fishwick says hisbeloved club’s ascension to the English PremierLeague also helped boost his own new ventures andbusiness developments. David, whose name sits atop the stand where theteams emerge at Turf Moor, has resolutely fought offturbulent economic tailwinds buffeting the UKsbusiness landscape. And the self-made 38-year-old has also managedto keep his burgeoning national van, minibus and including Mercedes, Fiat, Iveco, Optare and VW,mini-coach sales - and in-house vehicle conversion either as factory-built minibuses, or increasingly asbusiness - on track for another year of growth. conversions - customising vehicles to specific, tailor- “Ive been involved with the club for about five made requirements.years,” he explained. Today, to meet demand for the growing market “Ive also sponsored the 5,000-strong stand, and for conversions, his South Wales factory has capacityto be honest having the Fishwick Stand has been an to build more than 1,000 vehicles a year - makingamazing public relations coup for us. the company the largest supplier of wheelchair “I didnt believe in the huge power of football for accessible vehicles and mini coaches in the but its truly been incredible. “Although the recession has been tough and “We chose that stand because the home and made for a difficult year, the business does have aaway supporters sit in it and it’s neatly in the TV arc, recession-proof element to it because schools andso its really helping to get the brand out there.” local authorities, for example, still need to get their Right now, raising the bar for brand and buses,” explained Mr is firmly on the radar for Mr Fishwick, who So what propels the man behind this success?is planning to take his already successful business up Like most entrepreneurs, Mr Fishwick admits he isa notch and consider further expansion. driven by a compulsion to do the deal rather than To this end, he has recently embarked on a name- be hide-bound by process and systems.change for his company to David Fishwick Minibus, Its a long way from his departure from school atdropping the previous sole alliance to LDV in the 16 without any qualification, but a today with his own helicopter and Ferraris - Mr that follows a self-made entrepreneur goingbusiness name. lorry , or rather, van load of ambition! Fishwick is keen to stress its not just about the undercover to work with charities or groups helping This, he says, newly reflects its recent stellar “I came from a poor but hardworking background money. societys less well-off, only to reveal their truegrowth to supply all types of minibuses and vans to but that never prevented me from always having a “What the money does offer is choice - to learn to identity and a cheque to match later - and otherhis typical client companies such as travel huge sense of ambition. fly, say, or to travel, to invest and try out new things similar programmes.businesses, local authorities, schools and hospitals. “Ive always liked having a goal and then for a business - but the greater challenge is to “Ive not - yet! - decided to opt for such shows but Although chiefly well-known for years as the achieving it.’ develop and keep on creating new opportunities.” there might be one I do appear on in theleading supplier of LDV vehicles, the new economic Having made his first million in his 20s from the One pressing task on his to do list is raising his forthcoming weeks, but I cant yet reveal it - butreality means that David Fishwick is also a principal business and then deciding to expand that horizon profile further, revealing that hes already been keep your eyes peeled on prime-time TV!” hedealer for most brands, to becoming a multi-millionaire in his 30s – replete approached by Secret Millionaire - Channel 4s show laughed.Page 32 | By Official Appointment Members Directory 2010 David Fishwick | 33
  18. 18. dpi21 Tel: 01254 660 560 Fax: 01254 662 590dpi21 Email: Web: The Business Development Centre Eanam Wharf,Blackburn, Lancashire BB1 5BLWe are an award winning digital agency specialising in websitedesign, web development and online marketing. We are dpi21.Online Marketing needs passion to jump off the them all. dpi21 understand complex database drivenpage and our team have got it off to a fine art. solutions as well as highly interactive flash sites, it’s For a snapshot of dpi21 in action, visit We pride ourselves on our vast experience, really what we do best. and straight talking approach. Watch out, the results might make you reach Employing cool creative, serious strategy and And what good is a site that for the telephone...perfect planning (with a dose of Lancashire nouse), no one can find?dpi21 present your offering in style, delivering great We also deliver search engine optimisation, emailresults for you and your business. marketing and pay per click campaign management From a simple brochure site to a fully intergrated with real results.e-commerce solution it is safe to say we have done Web Design Website Development Online Marketing At dpi21 we’re passionate about Users demand fresh, engaging Online marketing has been website design and realise that content and tools if they are proven to generate significantly it’s a huge decision for any going to stick around long higher return on investment company when choosing a web enough to do business. At than many offline techniques. design company. Our vibrant dpi21, we like to push Whatever your online and dynamic approach will boundaries and explore new requirements, dpi21 will work ensure you feel in control and things. We aim to get the best with you o develop an online informed throughout the out of your site, to be tailored strategy that is right for your process. and unique so you can be business. certain you’ll have something no one has ever had before.If you have a project or a big idea, and you’re looking for an Pop in, kettles always on!agency that shares your enthusiasm, we should really have DPI 21 LTD Business Development Centre, Eanam Wharfa chat. Please telephone 01254 660 560 Blackburn, Lancashire BB1 5BLPage 34 | By Official Appointment Members Directory 2010 dpi21 | 35
  19. 19. Dolphins Bakery Tel: 01282 426718Dolphins Fax: Web: 01282 609194 10/11 Rexington Buildings, Phoenix Way, Burnley. BB11 5SXCooking up a stormDolphins first opened in 1946 thanks toFred andJames Dolphin. Nowadays BarrieOliver is the managing director whostarted working in his cousins businesswhen he was 17. Over the years the bakery has movedfrom Oxford Road to Manchester Roadand is now on the Smallshaw IndustrialEstate where the business occupies twounits. Dolphins have a franchise shop onOxford Road which cater for the lunchtimesandwich trade as well as meeting theneeds of the local community for a loaf offresh bread and a cake! Dolphins also have a market stall inAccrington which is run by a family cousinand offers a range of freshly baked bread,rolls, pies and confectionery. The stall hasa loyal customer base who enjoy a chatwith Jean when they purchase theirgoods. Dolphins Bakery have a wide customerbase encompassing Burnley, Blackburn,Nelson, Colne, Todmorden andRawtenstall. The bakery has had a long associationwith Burnley Football Club. Dolphinssupplies goods to the club which oftenincludes birthday/special occasion cakesnot to mention the increasingly popularClaret and Blue Premiership weddingcake! In this difficult economic climateDolphins is grateful for all the continuedsupport local businesses give to thebakery.Page 36 | By Official Appointment Members Directory 2010 Dolphins Bakery | 37
  20. 20. Flowers 2 Go Tel: 01282 425757 319 Manchester Road, BurnleyFlowers 2 GoBlooming marvellous!Flowers 2 Go is now in its second successful year of We are stockists of Willow Tree and also sell cards,business. Owned by Jeannie Foster and Vicky photo frames, teddies and baby gifts. There isBentley who have both been experienced florists for always a warm welcome at our shop and we have aover 10 years. The business is growing from strength private seating area to discuss your personalto strength, and is located at 319 Manchester Road, requirements for your wedding or loved onesBurnley next to the Spar shop. funeral tributes. We offer a wide range of fresh and silk flowers for We offer great value and service all year aroundall occasions i.e. births, birthdays and anniversaries. and deliver locally or can arrange out of areaWe also offer funeral tributes to the highest standard deliveries by teleflorist.and if you want something different Flowers 2 Gowill create it for you. Wedding flowers are ourspeciality and we believe that flowers give the Call 01282 425757finishing touch to your special day. and speak to Jeannie or Vicky Opening Hours: Monday 9.00 - 5.00pm Tuesday 9.00 - 1.00pm Wednesday 9.00 - 5.00pm Thursday 9.00 - 5.00pm Friday 9.00 - 5.00pm Saturday 9.00 - 1.00pmPage 38 | By Official Appointment Members Directory 2010 Flowers 2 Go | 39
  21. 21. You can also follow us on Facebook and Twitter
  22. 22. Forbes Solicitors Tel: 01254 54374Forbes Solicitors Email: Web: down the lawForbes Solicitors is pleased to have been that small print covered. We approach everylegal advisor to Burnley Football Club for over transaction with teamwork in mind, taking the Special Offers10 years. Forbes is a Lancashire firm with time to get to know you, your business andfootball at the very heart of its business. your objectives so we have a clear ➜ 10% discount for all Burnley FC ➜ CLARETS INjURY - The firm not only provides legal advice to 2 understanding of exactly what makes your fans when making a will Had a road traffic accident?professional clubs in the region but also business tick. Our specialist team was awarded ➜ 10% discount for all BFC fans when Visit the club website under thesponsors and supports the East Lancashire the ‘Corporate Law Firm of the Year’ for the reviewing your will fans section and see how Forbes isFootball Alliance and the Central Lancs & Mid third year running at the LancashireLancs Colts Junior Football leagues as well as a Dealmaker awards 2010. ➜ free legal advice on your HIP when making a donation to the club fornumber of other community based football you sell your house through Forbes every road traffic accident personalprojects. The firm is proud to have been ➜ 10% discount on non publicly injury claim.nominated for its services to football at the For you funded divorcesNorth West Football awards. From buying a house to settling a divorce, we make it our business to understand yours. OurWhy Forbes? commitment to excellence means we dont cut corners; we tick all the boxes and always goWe all like to think were different but at Forbes that extra like to make it perfectly clear what sets us With offices throughout Lancashire, ourapart … friendly, straightforward advice. open door attitude means were always ready Simple? But then the best things in life to listen and whether you need reassuringusually are. Whether your matter is Personal or advice or steely support, well guide youCommercial, legal issues are rarely through, every step of the way.straightforward, which is why, at Forbes, wemake sure our advice is. For further information visit our website Our competitors talk about legal minefields, , e-mailbut all we see is our field of expertise. We love or call us onwhat we do and so do our clients, which is why 01254 54374we always come highly recommended. Legal Advisors to BFC for over 10 years. At Forbes Solicitors we know all about the pure grit and determination it takes to get results. From moving house to buying a business, you can rest assured at Forbes we’ve got the supportFor your business you need. For frank and no nonsense legal advice, give us a call. youre planning a merger or settling adispute, each member of our Commercial Offices in Accrington, Blackburn, Chorley, Accrington Office t: 01254 872111team is a specialist in their practice area, so Preston, Manchester & Leeds Blackburn Office t: 01254 54374you can relax in the knowledge that weve gotPage 42 | By Official Appointment Members Directory 2010 Forbes Solicitors | 43
  23. 23. Happy Sweet Shop Tel: 01282 698666 Email: Sweet Shop Web: Suite 182, Lomeshaye Business Village, Turner Road, Nelson BB9 7DRThe sweet taste of success (not a retail outlet)Remember heading into thelocal corner shop, with thesweets all laid out in trays andcarefully working out just whatyou could get for 10p...a few 1/2penny chews, some sherbets anda few marshmallows - brilliant! Happy Sweet Shop iscommitted to bringing you thebest of the old days...all online • BubblegumWe always try and source the • Lolliesquality products from traditionalmanufacturers (rather than • Jelliescheap imports), and much of our • Crystalsrange is still made by local • Sherbetssuppliers such as Stockleys and • BonbonsUncle Joe’s in traditional copper • Mintspots! • Boiled sweets With a huge range of old • Chocolatefashioned favourites and • Liquoricedifferent delivery options • Old Fashionedincluding ‘pay and pick up’, • Handmade Happy Sweet Shop brings all • Playground FavouritesClarets a chance to reminisce onthe old days with a quarter of • Nutswhatever you like...all with a 10% • Valentines Day Treatsdiscount for you using our • Charities/Fundraisingexclusivediscount code. Products • Uncle Joes • Weddings and Party Bags • Gift Jars/Hampers Simply go to Mugs • Corporate Gifts and type BOA1882 for and Staff Incentives your 10% discount off • Sugar Free any purchase. • HalalPage 44 | By Official Appointment Members Directory 2010 Happy Sweet Shop | 45
  24. 24. Hippo Group Tel: 0845 838 3661Hippo Group Email: Web: Sandringham Court, Bentleywood Way,Wallowing in our success Network 65, Burnley. BB11 5PYHippo Group Limited was established vans. We often source and purchaseby Thomas & Richard Preston, part of vehicles ourselves in bulk, takingthe Preston family from Earby, advantage of huge discounts whichLancashire. ultimately we can pass onto you. The Preston family - coal traders since Hippo Finance Limited has grown to1906- changed direction by 1960 and become one of the North West’sits founder family member, George leading finance brokers. HavingPreston, moved into the motor trade. It expanded its capabilities and nowis since then that the Preston family offering its brokerage services to localname has been synonymous with car dealers, commercial and assetexcellence within the motor trade. finance to businesses, and of course to Well respected within the motor individuals looking to finance vehicles,industry having been fortunate we have certainly made a great nameenough to secure franchises with some for ourselves. And once again weof the world’s top manufacturers, such believe that coupled with competitiveas: Mitsubishi; Land Rover; BMW and rates and flexible terms, great personalMini, our aim was to build on our service is key.experience by developing a group of Hippo Prestige was established tocompanies which would not only offer our most discerning clients theprovide expert advice to anyone opportunity to acquire the very latestlooking for a vehicle to suit their needs, prestige and performance cars on thebut also to source any make and model road today. Our experienced team willof vehicle at hugely discounted prices advise and assist to ensure you find thewhilst also being able to provide, if car that most suits your needs.required, unbeatable finance packagesand terms. Welcome to Hippo; Hippo Vehicle Solutions supplycontract hire and leasing solutions for we’ll get you moving.all makes of new and used cars and And fast.Page 46 | By Official Appointment Members Directory 2010 Hippo Group | 47
  25. 25. The Holiday Inn Express Burnley Tel: 01282 855 955 Web: Sales Manager: Cathy Savage Email: 55 Pendle Way, Burnley. BB12 0TJThe Holiday InnExpress BurnleyRooms at the top!The new Holiday Inn Express The hotel also boast 4 highBurnley is designed for value and specification meeting rooms all oncomfort with both business and the ground floor which can caterleisure guests in mind. from 2 – 35 delegates.Each meeting The hotel offers a relaxed, modern room is air conditioned, has naturaland contemporary feel meeting the daylight, complimentary Wi-Fi andneeds of all our guests ideally wired internet access, 42 inch flatsituated just of Juction 10 of the M65 screen TV with direct data link andand only 5 minutes by car to Burnley each room has its own tea/coffeeFootball Club’s fabulous ground. machine. The hotel has 102 bedrooms and Flip charts, whiteboard tableall bedrooms have air conditioning stationary, pens, bottled water andas standard, 26 inch flat screen TV mints come as standard with LCDwith Freeview and pay movies, direct projector and screen available at nodial telephones,desk area and additional cost.wireless internet connectivity, tea & The hotel also has an extensive freecoffee facilities and a hairdryer. Each car park for 102 vehicles and evenroom has an en-suite shower room boasts a covered bike shelter.with fabulous power showers. The hotel is proud to be associated The Great room restaurant and with Burnley Football Club and alsolicensed bar offers a bistro bar style to have been named as the preferredmenu with hot and cold choices on a hotel supplier.daily basis and is a place you can You can book accomodationrelax with a drink and meet friends through Burnley Football Clubs ownwith complimentary internet website or by contacting the hotelavailable in all public areas. directly.Page 48 | By Official Appointment Members Directory 2010 The Holiday Inn Express Burnley | 49