‘Dragon’ breathes fire into Rossendale initiative

Piers Linney
TV 'dragon' Piers Linney returned to his roots to help launch a new initiative to support, promote and boost businesses in Rossendale. The Rossendale Council-led scheme, ‘Invest in Rossendale’, was launched at The Riverside in Whitworth by Bacup-born Piers, who appeared on the cult BBC TV business programme Dragons' Den. An audience of 180 people listened intently as Piers outlined his career, from failing his 11+ to succeeding as a millionaire investor. He revealed how his passion for entrepreneurship arose out of the so... You can carry on reading TheBusinessDesk.com for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...