Friday, 28 August 2015

Business news from around the county

Proposal to get gas from coal reserves under sea bed

An energy company is hoping to use untapped coal reserves off the Cumbrian coast to produce a gas that can be burned in power stations.

Last updated 28 August 2015
Published by http://www.newsandstar.co.uk

Anger at solar panel tariff cuts

Plans to slash feed-in tariffs for solar schemes have prompted an angry reaction in Cumbria’s renewable energy sector.

Last updated 28 August 2015
Published by http://www.in-cumbria.com

Shortlist for education awards revealed

Golden Apples 2015 logo A host of Cumbrian businesses are among the finalists of this year’s CN Education and Learning Awards.

Last updated 28 August 2015
Published by http://www.in-cumbria.com

Energy firm to tap into Cumbrian coal reserves

An energy company is hoping to use untapped coal reserves off the Cumbrian coast to produce a gas that can be burned in power stations.

Last updated 28 August 2015
Published by http://www.in-cumbria.com

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.

Last updated 28 August 2015
Published by http://www.in-cumbria.com

Read the first issue of the new Sellafield magazine

Sellafeild magazine You can read the new Sellafield magazine online and enjoy its features on a range of topics including: robots at Sellafield; women in the nuclear industry; the BBC documentary; Albion Square.

In association with Sellafield Ltd

Accountancy firm among nation's best

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

Last updated 27 August 2015
Published by http://www.in-cumbria.com

Keswick to host new digital conference

Keswick will play host to a new digital conference for developers and designers next week.

Last updated 27 August 2015
Published by http://www.in-cumbria.com

New management at Merewood Country House Hotel

A notable hotel has welcomed back two familiar faces as it makes plans to grow its reputation for quality food.

Last updated 27 August 2015
Published by http://www.in-cumbria.com

Barrow pub to reopen after major refurbishment

A popular pub that has undergone a major transformation is due to open its doors this weekend.

Last updated 27 August 2015
Published by http://www.in-cumbria.com

Tweeter of the Week

This week's Tweeter of the Week is Cumbria Police Dogs, @policedogunit.

Last updated 27 August 2015
Published by http://www.in-cumbria.com

Ulverston firm up for major award

Ian Gillett A digital firm from Ulverston is fighting for national acclaim as it hurtles towards the finals of a major competition.

Last updated 27 August 2015
Published by http://www.in-cumbria.com

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.

Last updated 27 August 2015
Published by http://www.in-cumbria.com

18 month wait for car charging points drags on

Plans to increase the amount of electric vehicle charging points in the county are still struggling to get off the ground.

Last updated 27 August 2015
Published by http://www.in-cumbria.com

Brewery launching five new beers

Hawkshead brewery Hawkshead Brewery is launching five brand new ‘rare’ beers.

Last updated 27 August 2015
Published by http://www.in-cumbria.com

Movers and shakers in Cumbrian business

In-Cumbria takes a look at who is celebrating new jobs and promotions in the Cumbrian business world this week.

Last updated 27 August 2015
Published by http://www.in-cumbria.com

Event to tackle the challenges facing Nuclear Industry

Registration has opened for an event highlighting the challenges facing the nuclear industry.

Last updated 26 August 2015
Published by http://www.in-cumbria.com

Sellafield makes pledge on recruitment

SELLAFIELD has pledged that five per cent of its workforce will be made up of apprentices, graduates or sponsored students by 2020.

Last updated 26 August 2015
Published by http://www.in-cumbria.com

Sellafield signs up for the 5% Club campaign

Sellafield has pledged that five per cent of its workforce will be made up of apprentices, graduates or sponsored students by 2020.

Last updated 26 August 2015
Published by http://www.newsandstar.co.uk

Sellafield workers in mass pay protest rally

Sellafield strike photo Hundreds of Sellafield workers staged a mass rally in a protest over pay – and a 48-hour strike is now under way.

Last updated 26 August 2015
Published by http://www.newsandstar.co.uk

Cumbrian restaurant is best in country

50054976B006.jpg_001 A Cumbrian restaurant has been named the UK's greatest.

Last updated 26 August 2015
Published by http://www.in-cumbria.com

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