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.
Female Engineers Nominated for Two Major Awards
Three female engineers from BAE Systems Submarines in Barrow have been nominated for two major awards.
Hospital’s innovative training scheme wins national recognition
The team at North Cumbria University Hospitals NHS Trust recently won the Award for Innovation in HR at HMPA Awards 2017.
Location is the key to export success
An entrepreneur vying to become the best exporter in Cumbria has revealed she would not have achieved success if it had not been for her location.
Nine gold safety awards for Sellafield Ltd
Sellafield Ltd has been awarded nine gold awards by the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA).
Cumbrian inn awarded five-star status
A highly popular Lake District inn has attained 5-star status from AA Hotel & Hospitality Services.
GSK wins national Brathay Apprentice Challenge
A team of apprentices are the pride of Cumbria after winning a prestigious national competition.
Hospital Trust wins prestigious award
University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust (UHMBT) has won a national Health Service Journal award.
Top win for Cumbrian law firm
Cumbrian law firm Cartmell Shepherd has taken a top prize at a prestigious awards ceremony.
GSK Ulverston apprentice wins national school leavers award
A manufacturing apprentice from GSK Ulverston has picked up an accolade at the national School Leaver Awards held at London’s Waldorf Hilton Hotel.
Windermere School celebrates a year of successes
The school’s 154th annual prize day celebrated the events and successes of the past school year.
Apprentice team in running for national award
A team of apprentices are in the running for a prestigious award for their campaign launched in memory of an Ulverston schoolboy.
National award for Cumbrian nursing student
A University of Cumbria nursing student has won a prestigious award in recognition of her work to reduce the stigma of mental health.
Finalists for Cumbria Tourism Awards announced
The finalists have been announced for the 15th Cumbria Tourism Awards.
BAE Systems ‘one of best places for women to work’
Barrow shipyard owner BAE Systems has been listed as one of the best places in the UK for women to work.
NHS Trust celebrates “amazing” staff
Outstanding NHS staff at Cumbria Partnership NHS Foundation Trust (CPFT) have been recognised for their hard work and dedication at an awards event.
Chemistry students are among nation’s best
Three Barrow Sixth Form College students achieved silver awards in this year’s UK Chemistry Olympiad.
Sixth form first in county to achieve Leadership Academy Status for sport
Staff and students are celebrating after Barrow Sixth Form College became the first in Cumbria to be awarded Leadership Academy Status.
Barrow apprentice wins award at leading industry award
An apprentice from Barrow who works at GSK in Ulverston has been hailed for her talent at the Chemical Industry Awards.
Kendal College awards evening celebrates apprenticeship achievements
Over 60 prize winning apprentices, their employers and assessors attended this year’s annual celebration of apprentices at Kendal College.
Sellafield apprentices collect awards from Iron Maiden legend
Two Sellafield apprentices have been recognised as among the UK's best at a prestigious national awards, presented by a heavy metal legend.