Celebrating an award winning team

PUBLISHED: August 25, 2022 - 11:45 am

‘Our team at PDS are the very best’ said Annette Weekes on winning the 2022 Red Rose award for resilience. ‘We’ve had an exceptionally disruptive two years through covid but as a business we’ve innovated and adapted and seized new opportunities. We couldn’t have done that with out the efforts of all staff and partners, collaborating and innovating.

started with a bang when MD Annette Weekes was recognised in the New Years honours list for service to business.

Supporting NHS!

PUBLISHED: April 15, 2020 - 2:09 pm

PDS has been delighted to be able to support the local NHS for Lancashire and South Cumbria.

The COVID-19 Manufacturing Cluster for Lancashire and South Cumbria was created to provide a point of contact for any businesses which may be able to offer essential equipment and skills.

Lancaster University Health Innovation Campus team working with senior NHS managers – and the Lancashire Resillience Forum – to identify specific NHS requirements the group acts as a conduit for private sector businesses who may be able to assist with desperately needed equipment and skills.

The team has created the cluster and launched a new website – www.covid19cluster.co.uk – to act as a portal for companies wishing to offer their help.

Sherry Kothari, director of the Health Innovation Campus at Lancaster University, said: “At a time of national crisis, it is gratifying to see the offers of help flooding in from every corner”.