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Monday, 22 December 2014

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New bid to encourage more women to enter nuclear industry

Donna Connor photo A Sellafield initiative aims to persuade more women to enter the nuclear industry.

Last updated 19 December 2014
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Virgin Money Foundation to help Cumbrian causes and projects

Virgin Money has set up a charitable trust that will benefit good causes and community projects in Cumbria and the north east.

Last updated 19 December 2014
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New Lakes Distillery officially opens to public

Lakes Distillery Paul Currie photo The first glass of whisky from the new Lakes Distillery’s copper stills was sampled by members of the public as it officially opened its doors.

Last updated 18 December 2014
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Cumbria's jobless total continues to fall

Unemployment in Cumbria continued its downward trend last month, although the rate of decline slowed.

Last updated 18 December 2014
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39 young Cumbrians find work experience Dream Placement

Thirty-nine sixth formers have been offered work experience with leading Cumbrian employers under the Dream Placement scheme.

Last updated 17 December 2014
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Free planning advice for expanding Eden firms

Eden council is offering free pre-planning application advice to businesses that want to expand their premises.

Last updated 16 December 2014
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Sainsbury’s on look out for more store sites in Cumbria

Sainsbury’s logo Supermarket chain Sainsbury’s is looking for sites for new convenience stores in Cumbria.

Last updated 16 December 2014
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Cumbrian outdoor shop named retailer of the year

Paul Rathbone photo A family business has scooped a prestigious award for the second time.

Last updated 15 December 2014
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New member of Cumbrian housebuilder's senior management team

Frank Lincoln photo Expanding Cumbrian housebuilder Story Homes has made a new appointment to its senior management team.

Last updated 15 December 2014
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West Cumbrian woman is north west voice on nationwide network

Shelly Gambles photo A west Cumbrian woman has become the only person to represent the north west on the board of the National Enterprise Network (NEN).

Last updated 12 December 2014
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Dream Placement day gives Cumbrian sixth-formers insight into work

Dream placement day photo Ninety sixth formers from across Cumbria were given the chance to impress some of the county’s top employers as part of a work experience scheme.

Last updated 11 December 2014
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Notable beginning for £20m Innovia plant in north Cumbria

innoviaworkkkfgg003 Work has officially begun on the new £20 million plant where the material being used to produce Britain’s new plastic £5 and £10 notes will be made.

Last updated 10 December 2014
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£2bn to be spent cleaning up Sellafield

Almost £2 billion is set to be spent cleaning up Sellafield.

Last updated 9 December 2014
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Slice of whisky history on offer from Cumbrian distillery

Lakes Distillery still photo A rare opportunity to own a piece of Cumbria’s whisky distilling history is now on the table for £12,000.

Last updated 9 December 2014
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Opticians shops to close after Vision Express take-over

The Conlons Opticians shops in Carlisle and Penrith are to close after the chain was acquired by rival Vision Express.

Last updated 8 December 2014
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Edinburgh Woollen Mill planning 100 shop expansion

Philip Day photo Edinburgh Woollen Mill is bucking the trend on the high street by unveiling plans to open 100 stores over two years.

Last updated 8 December 2014
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National Express bookings from Carlisle soar

Coach operator National Express has reported a surge in bookings from Carlisle over Christmas, largely because of disruption on the railways.

Last updated 4 December 2014
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Bio-refinery to turn waste into power at Carlisle food factory

A green initiative at Cavaghan & Gray in Carlisle will turn food waste and animal by-products into power and heat, slashing energy bills.

Last updated 4 December 2014
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Lakes College skills students among best in country

Lakes apprentices photo A college is celebrating having four apprentices who made it through to the finals of a national competition.

Last updated 4 December 2014
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Window dressing competition aims to boost trade in Penrith

Penrith window dressing photo Traders in Penrith are helping to boost the town’s appeal by transforming their windows for Christmas.

Last updated 4 December 2014
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