Saturday, 29 August 2015

Ten minutes with... Sean Wright

Sean Wright We spent 10 minutes discussing some of the top tech stories with Sean Wright, owner of Cumbria Tech Repair.

Top firm

A Cumbrian firm has been named one of the top one hundred accountancy practices in the country.

Can I access Microsoft Office on my Android device?

David Allen IT mugs Our IT experts David Allen IT Solutions explain how to access Microsoft Office on your Android device.

Risks and rewards of social media

Tom Scaife Our legal experts Baines Wilson discuss the risks and rewards of social media use for businesses.

Even Einstein asked questions

peter fleming Business Doctor Peter Fleming, tells us how to find the right answers to solve pressing business issues.

New owners after auction firm's shock collapse

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New owners will today take charge at a troubled auction mart plunged into administration amid claims of financial irregularities. (6 comments)

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Digital breakfast

Broadband and digital marketing on the business breakfast menu

Cumbrian retail businesses will have the chance to hear from a range of expert speakers at a free digital business breakfast next month.
Jamie Dixon Aug 19, 2015 10:47:30 PM

Plans submitted for another major solar farm

PLANS to build a major solar farm in the heart of the countryside have sparked discord in a small community.
by Holly Harrison Aug 24, 2015 6:41:09 AM

From coffee cups to greeting cards

Cumbrian firm James Cropper has helped make the first range of greeting cards from recycled coffee cups.
Aug 24, 2015 4:36:52 PM

Finalists revealed for Carlisle Living Awards

The finalists for the second Carlisle Living Awards have been revealed.
Aug 18, 2015 3:57:02 PM
Jolt app

Groundbreaking Cumbrian app could create 50 jobs

A mobile phone app that is set to take the car insurance industry by storm and create at least 50 jobs has been developed in Cumbria.
By Tom Little Aug 20, 2015 9:37:20 AM

More strikes loom at Sellafield

More than 300 workers at the Sellafield nuclear site have gone on strike, with more strikes planned in the coming weeks.
Aug 19, 2015 10:42:11 PM

Cumbrian firm in liquidation

A Cumbrian firm has gone into liquidation after 90 years in business.
Aug 17, 2015 8:21:19 AM
Typhon Treatment System

Cumbrian firm's 'world-changing' invention

An innovative Cumbrian company has invented ‘world-changing’ technology that could prevent the drinking water crisis in Lancashire happening again.
By Tom Little Aug 19, 2015 11:18:19 AM

Firm set to cash in on 3D printing boom

The increasing use of 3D printers could provide a major boost to a Carlisle business which is set to cash in on the trend.
Jamie Dixon Aug 18, 2015 3:23:00 PM
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Firm ditches ‘wealth management’ tag with rebrand

One of the county’s leading financial services providers is rebranding to reflect the wide variety of services it provides.
Jamie Dixon Aug 19, 2015 8:15:06 AM

Customer turned entrepreneur buys business

A former customer of a business has realised her dream by taking over the shop.
Aug 19, 2015 8:25:13 AM

FSB calls for rethink on parking restrictions

Cumbrian businesses are calling for a radical rethink of car parking restrictions in the county.
Aug 18, 2015 3:16:39 PM

Inquiry into decision to give Story Homes go-ahead for new estate

The decision to grant planning permission for more than 300 homes at Cockermouth’s Strawberry How is being investigated.
Aug 17, 2015 7:39:58 AM
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Decades of work for Cumbrian firm at Fukushima

A Cumbrian nuclear engineering firm is planning to capitalise on 'decades' of work that still need to be undertaken at the Fukushima nuclear site.
Aug 17, 2015 7:55:25 AM

Movers and shakers in Cumbrian business

In-Cumbria takes a look at who has been hired and fired in the Cumbrian business world this week.
Aug 13, 2015 8:36:01 AM

The latest edition of in-Cumbria magazine

in-Cumbria Edition 15 front The latest edition of in-Cumbria magazine is being read by thousands of businesses, here it is online.

The Edge supplement

IC The Edge Front Cover Take a look at our exclusive supplement about the work The Edge has been doing providing training across Cumbria.

Energy Cumbria magazine

Energy Mag Aug 2015 Here's the latest edition of our Energy Cumbria magazine.

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