AN accountancy firm is investing in the future by appointing two trainees in an expansion of its client service team.

Jack Potter and Oliver Guest are joining Bishops Chartered Accountants, which has offices in Blackburn and Blackpool. Mr Guest will work from the firm’s Blackburn office.

He said: “Bishops is an exciting and dynamic firm, which has a real emphasis on providing the best possible service to each of its clients. I am delighted to be able to start my career here.”

Andrew Tabernacle, managing director at Bishops Chartered Accountants, said: “Our whole team is pleased to welcome Jack and Oliver to the firm.

“These appointments are a demonstration of our continued growth as a firm and our investment in the next generation of accountants in the North West.”

Mr Potter said: “It is wonderful to embark on my career here. I look forward to being able to contribute to the excellent client service the firm is known for.”