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Thursday, 24 July 2014

Business news from around the county

Digital tactics transforming Cumbrian businesses

50056556B000 A marketing guru is not only transforming her own business with the latest digital tactics, but scores of others in Cumbria.

Last updated 24 July 2014
Published by http://www.in-cumbria.com

Cumbrian businesses urged to 'buy social'

Cumbrian businesses are being encouraged to get one new social enterprise into their supply chain ahead of 'Social Saturday' later this year.

Last updated 24 July 2014
Published by http://www.in-cumbria.com

Radioactive waste plan announced

The government today launched a new long-term plan to deal permanently with the UK’s radioactive waste.

Last updated 24 July 2014
Published by http://www.in-cumbria.com

Cumbrian businesses need to 'control voice in their head'

Floyd Woodrow photo Businesses need to “take control of the voice inside their head” and train it every day.

Last updated 24 July 2014
Published by http://www.newsandstar.co.uk

Jobs lost as cash firm closes Cumbrian branches

Cheque Centre photo The Cheque Centre is closing its branches in Carlisle and Whitehaven with the loss of six jobs.

Last updated 24 July 2014
Published by http://www.newsandstar.co.uk

Popular networking event gets new venue

halstinsidemw001 A new venue has been announced for the next in a series of popular networking events.

Last updated 24 July 2014
Published by http://www.in-cumbria.com

Huge turnover increase for Cockermouth firm

Cockermouth-based training firm NRL has announced a massive 62 per cent turnover increase for the first half of 2014.

Last updated 24 July 2014
Published by http://www.in-cumbria.com

Innovation earns award for director

S42236BB A SALES director of a leading energy company has picked up an industry award.

Last updated 24 July 2014
Published by http://www.nwemail.co.uk

Carr’s Milling to pay higher shareholder dividend

Carr's Milling Industries, the agriculture, food and engineering group, has confirmed that shareholders will receive an interim dividend of 8.5p this year.

Last updated 24 July 2014
Published by http://www.newsandstar.co.uk

£170k improvements at Penrith Leisure Centre

A leisure firm are set to start work on a £170,000 overhaul of changing rooms at Penrith Leisure Centre.

Last updated 23 July 2014
Published by http://www.in-cumbria.com

Former SAS man gives business brain training

Floyd Woodrow MBE Cumbrian businesses need to take control of the voice inside their head and train it every day.

Last updated 23 July 2014
Published by http://www.in-cumbria.com

Community projects backed by national firm

A national business is helping the community by funding a series of projects designed to help young people in Cumbria.

Last updated 23 July 2014
Published by http://www.in-cumbria.com

Foreign investment boosts Cumbrian jobs

Carlisle Pirelli factory photo MORE than 900 jobs have been created or secured in Cumbria in the past year through foreign investment.

Last updated 23 July 2014
Published by http://www.newsandstar.co.uk

Story Homes manager wins Building Excellence award

Barry Spedding photo The man in charge of Story Homes’ Mabel Wood development at Great Clifton has been named “regional site manager of the year”.

Last updated 23 July 2014
Published by http://www.newsandstar.co.uk

Demolition of Sellafield's Cold War tower to begin

Sellafield tower photo Work is to begin dismantling Sellafield’s tallest and most historic structure.

Last updated 23 July 2014
Published by http://www.newsandstar.co.uk

New firm will connect SMEs to huge investments

A0394295_2 One of Cumbria’s newest businesses looks to be in prime position to take advantage of the massive investments coming into the county in the next couple of decades.

Last updated 23 July 2014
Published by http://www.in-cumbria.com

Lakes College's quality of education recognised

Lakes College has been given a seal of approval for the quality of its higher education courses.

Last updated 23 July 2014
Published by http://www.newsandstar.co.uk

Broadband update for South Cumbria

Paul Cretney photo Milliom businesses were given an update on the roll-out of superfast broadband by BT Openreach.

Last updated 23 July 2014
Published by http://www.in-cumbria.com

Lakes authority opening times decision 'unjust'

Filling Station Cafe photo A Keswick business owner has described his treatment by the Lake District National Park Authority ‘unjust’ after a decision on its opening times was deferred until August.

Last updated 23 July 2014
Published by http://www.in-cumbria.com

Investment gives pool boost

A swimming pool in Windermere could reopen after new investment was found.

Last updated 23 July 2014
Published by http://www.in-cumbria.com

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