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Lighting systems expert joins high-profile manufacturing funding board

A Cumbrian aerospace and lighting systems specialist has joined the steering board of a £20 million initiative to boost the North West's manufacturing sector.

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Solomons Europe support budding entrepreneurs with new fund

A new fund to help Cumbrian entrepreneurs has been founded to mark the 20th anniversary of a quantity surveyor.

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GSK mark 70 years in south Cumbria with glittering ball

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New Year, New Career? Choose Cumbria launches campaign to kick off 2019

Choose Cumbria is launching a ‘New Year, New Career’ campaign in a bid to lure people to the county and achieve the perfect work-life balance.

Rob Johnston CEO Cumbria Chamber

Make Lake District a magnet for tech and high-value firms looking to escape London, argues business chief

The Lake District should become a magnet for high value businesses looking to escape from London, according to a Cumbrian business chief.

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'Lake District is my sanctuary' says TV and film star Steve Coogan

TV and film star Steve Coogan paid a trip to Ulverston to promote his new biopic ‘Stan & Ollie’ detailing the life of comedy duo Laurel and Hardy.

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Youngsters left Inspired by STEM Event

Youngsters were inspired to take up careers in STEM industries at a major event supported by partners of Choose Cumbria.

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Global superstar Sir Cliff Richard is set to perform in south Cumbria

The UK’s most successful hitmaker will be heading to Cartmel Races to perform live at an open-air concert on Friday June 28.

Furzana Nazir Cumbria Police

Progression at Cumbria Constabulary was no tall order for determined Furzana

Temporary Detective Superintendent Furzana Nazir tells her story of how she rose through the ranks after moving to Cumbria from Teeside.

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Female Engineers Nominated for Two Major Awards

Three female engineers from BAE Systems Submarines in Barrow have been nominated for two major awards.

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Cartmell Shepherd named among the UK’s top law firms for the fifth year running

Carlisle based law firm Cartmell Shepherd are celebrating being named among the UK's top law firms for the fifth year running.

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Global comic superstar Luke McGarry goes retro in Cumbria

Comic artist who worked with Choose Cumbria heads to Carlisle and Kendal for Lakes International Comic Art Festival celebrations.

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Lakes International Comic Art Preview

As the Lakes International Comic Art Festival prepares to make a triumphant return to Cumbria, Adrian Mullen previews the event taking place in Kendal.

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BAE Systems to hold jobs fair to mark start of Tour of Britain

Company will take over The Forum in Barrow

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L'Enclume named as best restaurant in North West by Good Food Guide

Forest Side in Grasmere and Ambleside's Lake Road Kitchen also appear in prestigious listings

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Ullswater ‘Steamers’ £950,000 revamp plan

Visitor facilities due to be overhauled at one of Cumbria’s best loved tourist attractions

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£4.1m Buzz Station: Businesses asked to have their say

Property developer BEC has opened expressions of interest for prospective occupiers

Carlisle Mp John Stevenson – Who Is The Borderlands Growth Deal Champion, Acting As A Special Link Between The Project And

John Stevenson to meet Government minister over new Carlisle relief road bid

MP will set out case for £113m bypass that would link the M6 with the A595 from the south of the city

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M&S deal for Cavaghan and Gray worth £150m for Carlisle

Full extent of windfall confirmed as bosses say contract has secured the future of business in the city. Watch the video. . .

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Huge tunnelling machine begins work on £300m pipeline project

United Utilities uses new recruit Diggory, who is 2.8m tall, has 40 teeth and weighs 54 tonnes

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Could you be the next chairman of the Institute of Directors in Cumbria?

Search is launched for new leader as Chris Ward steps down