Have your say on improving Cumbria’s transport and connectivity

Cumbria County Council want to understand your views on the Cumbria Transport Infrastructure Plan (CTIP). The CTIP is developed by Cumbria County Council and Cumbria Local Enterprise Partnership, setting the policy framework for the role of transport and connectivity in supporting sustainable and inclusive growth in Cumbria. Visit https://bit.ly/39i3OXo to read the plan and provide your feedback. Survey closes on …

BECBC Shadow Board Member Meeting

The BECBC Shadow Board, a group of young professionals aged 18-30, are hosting the next BECBC Member Meeting on Wednesday 3rd November. The session will have an overall theme of ‘sustainability’ as well as following the Shadow Boards four themes: Better Place to Live and Work, Developing the Next Generation, Business Collaboration and Diversity and Inclusion. This is a fantastic …

Personal Statement Workshop

Cumbria Future Leaders Your Future. Here are pleased to be working in partnership with University of Cumbria to deliver a personal statement workshop on Thursday 14th October at 5pm. This is a fantastic opportunity to pick up tips and learn what makes a great personal statement for university applications. Sign up here.

‘Positive Disruptors’ Launched

Cumbria Community Foundation and Centre for Leadership Performance are working in partnership on the Positive Disruptors competition in West Cumbria, which has launched in September 2021. Positive Disruptors aims to: give young people aged 10-25 years from disadvantaged backgrounds in West Cumbria the opportunity to have their ideas and ambitions heard and the potential to have them realised challenge young …

Know Your Rights and Claim Them – Online Book Event

Join Angelina Jolie in conversation with activists Muhammad Najem, Aisha Saleh and Vinuki Bakmeedeniya, as they answer questions from young people all over the world. All three young activists will share practical examples of how they have gone about claiming their rights, based on their own experiences, and what activism means to them. Watch the event here.

Drop-In Jobs Fair

St John’s Staff Hire & CADAS present a Drop-In Jobs Fair on Tuesday 7th September at Castle Green Hotel, Kendal. Many employers from Cumbria are signed up to attend including Simon Rogan, National Trust, Lakeland, Brathay Trust, CADAS and more.