Saturday, 05 September 2015

Business news from around the county

New attempt to form Carlisle business district

Kelvin Dixon photo A fresh attempt is being made to set up a Business Improvement District (BID) for Carlisle.

Last updated 4 September 2015
Published by http://www.cumberlandnews.co.uk

10 minutes with...John McKeown

This week we spent ‘Ten minutes with’ John McKeown of Lakes Creative, who welcomed potential plans for new roads in west Cumbria and gave his opinion on police drones.

Last updated 4 September 2015
Published by http://www.in-cumbria.com

New owner for Carlisle's Stepping Stones Nursery

Aimee Irving photo Stepping Stones Nursery in Denton Holme, Carlisle, is under new ownership.

Last updated 4 September 2015
Published by http://www.cumberlandnews.co.uk

Laser beauty salon celebrates first birthday in Carlisle

Beth Thirman photo Cumbria's first dedicated laser beauty salon is marking its one-year anniversary.

Last updated 4 September 2015
Published by http://www.cumberlandnews.co.uk

Fresh attempt to set up Carlisle Business Improvement District

A FRESH attempt is being made to set up a Business Improvement District (BID) for Carlisle.

Last updated 4 September 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

CN Group Business Awards finalists set high standard

CN Business awards 2015 The finalists for the 2015 CN Group Business Awards have been chosen, and the judges say the standard is higher than ever.

Last updated 4 September 2015
Published by http://www.cumberlandnews.co.uk

Firm invests £100,000 in microdrilling

A Windermere firm is hoping that its £100,000 investment in new technology will pay off as it aims to cash in on the region’s rich mining deposits.

Last updated 4 September 2015
Published by http://www.in-cumbria.com

Cumbrian car dealerships sold in £87.5m deal

Car dealership group Lookers has boosted its Cumbrian presence after buying Benfield Motor Group owner Addison Motors for £87.5m

Last updated 4 September 2015
Published by http://www.in-cumbria.com

Shortlist revealed for CN Group Business Awards

THE finalists for the 2015 CN Group Business Awards have been chosen, and the judges say the standard is higher than ever.

Last updated 4 September 2015
Published by http://www.in-cumbria.com

Energy minister hints at cash for transport improvements in west Cumbria

Andrea Leadsom photo Energy Minister Andrea Leadsom has dropped a strong hint that the Government will fund transport and infrastructure improvements in west Cumbria. (2 comments)

Last updated 3 September 2015
Published by http://www.newsandstar.co.uk

Potential transport boost for west Cumbria

Energy Minister Andrea Leadsom has dropped a strong hint that government will fund transport and infrastructure improvements in west Cumbria.

Last updated 3 September 2015
Published by http://www.in-cumbria.com

Broadband and digital marketing on the business breakfast menu

Digital breakfast Cumbrian retail businesses will have the chance to hear from a range of expert speakers at a free digital business breakfast this month.

Last updated 3 September 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 3 September 2015
Published by http://www.in-cumbria.com

Ambitious science festival plans announced

Ambitious plans for a major science festival in Cumbria are to be unveiled next month - with headteachers, lecturers and employers all urged to get involved.

Last updated 3 September 2015
Published by http://www.in-cumbria.com

Construction firm nets £30m from social housing

A Cumbria construction company has reported securing £30 million in social housing sector contracts.

Last updated 2 September 2015
Published by http://www.in-cumbria.com

Hotel awarded first AA rosette

A South Cumbrian hotel has been awarded its first AA rosette since its doors opened in July 2012.

Last updated 2 September 2015
Published by http://www.in-cumbria.com

New supply chain group for south west Cumbria

SMALL businesses are set to get a slice of success as a new programme offers a helping hand.

Last updated 2 September 2015
Published by http://www.in-cumbria.com

Eddie Stobart Logistics sells transporter firm

Eddie Stobart Logistics has sold its UK automotive logistics division, which operates 450 vehicle transporters.

Last updated 2 September 2015
Published by http://www.in-cumbria.com

Could Government cope with another foot and mouth outbreak?

A leading Cumbrian farmer has revealed he’s “petrified” of another foot and mouth outbreak - and has questioned whether the Government would be able to deal with it.

Last updated 2 September 2015
Published by http://www.in-cumbria.com

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