PM+M, the Blackburn headquartered chartered accountancy, business advisory and wealth management group, has been appointed by Spire (Preston) Limited and will now be supplying various services to it on an ongoing basis including bookkeeping & payroll, management accounts, statutory accounts and auditing.

Spire (Preston) Limited is a not-for-profit charitable organisation that provides individualised support to adults who have learning disabilities in the Preston area. Its vision is for local people who have a learning disability to be empowered to live the life they choose and achieve their goals and dreams. Through its Supported Living and Outreach services Spire organises various groups and activities from community meetings and football to music and healthy lifestyle courses.

The PM+M team will be headed up by Helen Binns who is a partner and head of the firm’s Burnley office. Helen deals with all aspects of accounting, auditing and financial management for charities and companies with turnovers from £50k up to £45m in various sectors including distribution, retail and manufacturing. She will be supported by colleagues from across the firm who will provide their specialist services as and when required.

Helen commented:

“We are delighted to have been appointed by Spire (Preston) Limited. The organisation does amazing work for local people so our focus is now on supporting its senior management and providing them with the very best possible service.”

Jim Leaver – CEO of Spire (Preston Limited) – added:

“Having previously worked with PM+M and Helen Binns I am extremely pleased that Spire (Preston) Ltd has aligned itself with PM+M for its accountancy provision. I look forward to a long and successful relationship with the team who I’m sure will positively assist Spire (Preston) Ltd in its future.”