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News Skillsfest 645X400

Skillsfest 2015 hailed a success

Young people discover what skills businesses are looking for.

News South Cumbria Investment 645X400

Wiggo’s team head to south Cumbria for cycle race bonanza

Bradley Wiggins will be among the superstars of cycling coming to south Cumbria in May

News Traininghub College 645X400

College unveils vision for £3.4m training hub in Barrow

THE VISION for a £3.4m, state-of-the-art Barrow training hub has been unveiled.

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Financial boost for Barrow BAE Systems Shipyard

Barrow’s biggest employer awarded a massive £257m to carry out work on a major project.

News Bae Recruitment Relocation 645

BAE Systems relocates recruitment team

Two of Barrow’s most iconic landmarks have joined forces to help recruit for a major economic boost.

News Furness College Training Hub 645

Future leaders academy launched in south Cumbria

A GROUND-BREAKING leadership project for south Cumbria primary schoolchildren has been launched.

News Barrow Hotels Construction 645

Hotels going up in Barrow with major investment on its way

Another two hotels could open in south Cumbria with major economic investment in the area bringing a boom in jobs.

News Barrow Ship 645

Barrow shipping giant’s global success

Major shipping giant has announces a multi-million pound acquisition and buoyant end-of-year results.

News 3Sl Software 645

Software company’s digital marketplace role

PIONEERING software company announces major developments that are set to reaffirm its role as an industry leader.

The Pies Have It

And south Cumbria even has the best pies in the land…

Life of Pies sees author Martin Tarbuck journey across the country, following his nose in search of "piefection”.

News Keswicktobarrow 645X400

Annual Keswick to Barrow walk raises record-breaking figure

THOUSANDS of people will benefit after determined participants raise £345,160 from the long distance event