Ulverston firm Bender UK lights up hospital’s £12m birth centre
An Ulverston firm has kitted out Furness General Hospital's new £12m South Lakes Birth Centre with the latest equipment.
Cumbria towns among those named safest to live in North West
A number of towns in Cumbria have been deemed the safest places in the region to live in a recent survey.
GSK wins national Brathay Apprentice Challenge
A team of apprentices are the pride of Cumbria after winning a prestigious national competition.
Moving awareness film made by GSK apprentices spreads vital message far and wide
A deeply moving awareness film featuring the parents of an Ulverston boy who died after suffering an asthma attack is having a huge impact.
Company wins state-of-the-art surgery light contract
Ulverston electrical safety and monitoring specialist firm Bender UK has become the sole UK supplier of a line of top-of-the range surgical lights.
GSK Ulverston apprentices go back to school to inspire next generation
Aspiring young professionals are going back to school to deliver a series of presentations about their career development.
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.
Firefighters teach life-saving skills to Ulverston workers
The entire workforce of an Ulverston firm are now trained to deliver life-saving treatment thanks to a free training course led by firefighters.
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.
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.
Austrian pupils visit Ulverston Victoria High School to sample life in Cumbria
Austrian visitors were welcomed at a Cumbria school for the start of an international partnership.
GSK has a ‘positive start’ to 2017
The pharmaceutical firm has made a "positive start" to 2017 after it reported a doubling of pretax profits.
Ulverston apprentices launch asthma awareness campaign in memory of young footballer
A group of Ulverston apprentices have launched an asthma awareness campaign in memory of a talented young footballer.
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.
Bender UK officially opens state-of-the-art HQ
The electrical safety and monitoring specialist welcomed local business leaders and representatives from Europe to Ulverston for the opening ceremony.
Students work with Ulverston apprentice mentors on health project
Pupils got kitted out for hands-on activities with apprentice mentors during a visit to global healthcare company GSK.
Ulverston ninja warrior goes for prime-time glory
A super-fit teacher went for glory as he took part in a prime-time television show.
New HQ for Bender UK
The electrical safety and monitoring specialist Bender UK is starting 2017 in a new purpose-built HQ in Ulverston.
Liverpool contract award for Bender
A Cumbrian business is playing a vital role in the creation of one of the most important new hospitals in the country.
GSK named one of the best companies in the UK to work for
The 10 best companies in the UK to work for have been revealed, with pharmaceutical giant GSK – which has a site in Ulverston – making the list.
Masterplan for £13m Ulverston Leisure Centre
People in Ulverston are being invited to comment on a new masterplan that outlines how leisure facilities in the town could be redeveloped.