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NHS to promote health and wellbeing at Westmorland County Show

Representatives from Bay Health and Care Partners will welcome visitors to their marquee at the Westmorland Show on Thursday, September 14.

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150 years of Barrow port celebrated

The community of Barrow has been invited to Associated British Ports' celebrations to mark 150 years of the town's port.

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The University of Cumbria unite businesses with academia

The University of Cumbria has invited businesses to work with academia to discuss potential research collaborations.

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Sky-high fine dining launches Taste Cumbria Ulverston

Lots of laughs and a little fine dining are being planned to enhance the experience for visitors to this year’s Taste Cumbria Ulverston event.

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Runners to tackle UK’s ultimate endurance event

Sixteen people take first of 330,000 steps towards completing 10 marathons in as many days as they pledge to raise £91,000 for Brathay Trust.

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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.

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University of Cumbria launches new tenth anniversary logo

A new logo, created in readiness for the celebration of the tenth anniversary of the inauguration of the University of Cumbria, has been launched.

Cumbria food and drink celebration draws in the crowds

A showcase of all that is great about food and drink in Cumbria drew in the crowds this Easter weekend.

Google Garage returns to Cumbria

Search engine giant Google is returning to Cumbria for a free event hosted by In-Cumbria.com.

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Tom Jones to headline summer gig in Cumbria

Music legend Tom Jones has been revealed as the first headline act at Cartmel Racecourse's live music weekend this summer.

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Team registration for 2017 Keswick to Barrow walk opens

Registration for teams wanting to take part in the 2017 Keswick to Barrow and Coniston to Barrow walks is now open.

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Little Mix announce summer 2017 Carlisle show

The UK's biggest girl band, Little Mix, have announced they are playing a summer show in Carlisle.

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Taste Cumbria set for Kirkby Lonsdale debut

A new location has been revealed as a destination for the Taste Cumbria food festival.

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Free apprentice advice opportunity for businesses in Cumbria

The University of Cumbria is running a series of events for employers this month to explain the apprenticeship levy.

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Thousands attend Cumbrian skills fair

The annual Carlisle Skills Fair on Thursday, January 26 attracted thousands of job seekers.

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University of Cumbria Road Runner sets his sights on winning the Lakesman 2017

Ben Hale from Wigton is participating in this year’s Lakesman triathlon, representing the University of Cumbria.

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Kendal Calling reveals 2017 line-up

Cumbria's biggest music festival has announced its line-up, bringing some of Britain's most renowned live acts to the region this summer.

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Cumbrian electrical company celebrates contract with EDF

Representatives from Cumbria-based electrical design company Athena PTS recently attended a prestigious opening ceremony as guests of EDF.

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Higher apprenticeships explained by University of Cumbria

Employers in Cumbria can find out more about Higher and Degree Level Apprenticeships at a University of Cumbria information event.

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Fifth Big Chill Swim returning to Low Wood Bay

Low Wood Bay Hotel and Marina is hosting this weekend’s Big Chill Swim which will see 1,000 national and international competitors arrive in Cumbria.

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Choose Cumbria’s career message heading for corridors of power

The award-winning marketing initiative that promotes Cumbria’s outstanding career and lifestyle opportunities is heading to Westminster.