News in Brief: 03/11/13

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Shoppers are being asked to shop local as part of a national campaign. ‘Small Business Saturdays’ celebrates and encourages people to shop at independent local shops.

SHOP LOCAL

Shoppers are being asked to shop local as part of a national campaign. ‘Small Business Saturdays’ celebrates and encourages people to shop at independent local shops.It will take place on Saturday December 7, one of the busiest shopping days in the year. If you are a small local business and are interested in taking part in Small Business Saturday UK get in touch with Lancaster City Council by emailing communications@lancaster.gov.uk

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IBM DEAL

Lancaster University will work closely with one of the world’s leading computing companies in a deal that could lead to new technology innovations. The uni has signed an agreement with IT and business services giant IBM, which aims for them to work together in collaborative research, knowledge exchange, event organisation, curriculum developments and staff secondments.