Cumbria Vision appoints new chairs to delivery boards

Michael Hunt

Cumbria Vision's board of directors has been bolstered with the appointment of all four chairs of the county's economic delivery boards. New private sector members have also been appointed to bring fresh ideas on the important issues of energy,...

Barrow-in-Furness to host business export workshop

Michael Hunt

Businesses of all sizes based in north Lancashire and Barrow-in-Furness are being invited to take part in a defence and security workshop next month. Real Help Now is a joint venture between Furness Enterprise, UK Trade & Investment and...

HSE prosecutes Sellafield over contamination risk

The Health & Safety Executive is to prosecute Sellafield Ltd for alleged breaches of health and safety law. This follows HSE's investigation into the exposure of two contractor employees to airborne radioactive contamination on 11 July 2007 at Sellafield...

Priority Sites Cumbria scheme ‘not complete until May’

Michael Hunt

Priority Sites' 50,210 sq ft Derwent Mills Commercial Park in Cockermouth, Cumbria, will now not be completed for another month. Richard Percival, director of agents Carigiet Cowen, said: "The scheme has been delayed due to the weather conditions in...