Tythebarn House B&B is the perfect place for M6 travellers to pause – just 5 minutes from Junction 36, in the quiet Westmorland village of Holme. A comfortable stopover for business people. An excellent base from which to explore the Lakes, Dales, Cumbrian Coastal Path and Limestone Link. A quiet retreat for guests to relax and unwind.
With this being the last day before self assessment 2011-2012 tax return submission and payments are due, HMRC have warned small businesses of the tough approach to late payments. The […]
BARROW AND FURNESS on TV tonight – SKY Ch 284 at 6.30pm
Check out our video guide to Furness on SKY Ch 284 Broadcasting Cumbria TV’s programmes free to air across UK & Europe (GMT). Tuesdays at 6.30pm, Fridays at 10am, Saturdays at 6.30pm & Sundays at 8.30pm.
It’s so important people spend their money with independent traders, spending money locally is essential for the communities of Furness.
Too many quality events are under attended because of lack of promotion,we are here to help with that. Having been involved in the promo industry for over a decade, we know what works, we will use this expertise to help spread the message about all the fantastic things on offer here in our area.
Based in Barrow-in-Furness, our BIPDT (British Institute of Professional Dog Trainers) qualified trainers use kind and natural methods that the dog understands and can relate to, giving you faster and more effective, long lasting results.
The Abbey House Hotel – Voted as The Best Wedding Venue in Cumbria & One Of The Best Hotels in the Lake District.. Set in fourteen acres of private woodland and gardens on the outskirts of Barrow-in-Furness in South Cumbria.
Jeff is a decent bloke. He is very personable and honest and cares about his customers and the work he does. He even helped one of his regular clients move to Lancaster !! Jeff is working extremely hard to make a success of his business.
The Christmas Tree Festival is one of the most popular events held in Furness, staged at the impressive red sandstone St Mary’s Parish Church, Dalton-in-Furness, the festivities run until the end of December.
To boost Furness as a brand through positive “joined up marketing”, bringing
all the local councils together, working across the areas to attain common goals, supporting the way people and their livelihoods, promoting sustainable opportunities to boost Furness as a desired place to Live, Work, and Visit.
The Boosting Furness Group is an informal public/private sector partnership. Promoted and supported by Furness Enterprise, Barrow Borough Council, Cumbria Tourism, schools & colleges and large & small businesses.
Reflections Photography is based in the Lake District, and specialises in weddings, portraits and events throughout Cumbria, Lancashire and the North. We also offer the MPA Cherubs baby photography scheme.
BERNARD DEVLIN, FURNESS ABBEY, A LITTLE HISTORY
Furness Enterprise is based in Barrow in Furness, we help pre start and post start businesses with grant funding, business advice, training and events.
Tours of the lovely Furness peninsular tailored to suit your interests and available time. Local historic sites and the industrial relics from the areas great shipbuilding, steelmaking and mining past.
This fabulous picture is taken by local business man Russell Holden. The world’s biggest offshore Wind Farm – the £1.2bn Walney scheme, off Cumbria, with more than 100 turbines generating enough power for 320,000 homes.
Egremont Crab Fair and Sports was established in 1267, which makes it one of the oldest fairs in the world. It combines ancient and traditional events with modern attractions in a unique way, attracting visitors from all over the world.
The Custodian’s Cottage Holy Trinity Church | Holy Trinity This is a video Stuart made for Holy Trinity Church in Millom. It is about 5 mins long and tells much […]
It is truly amazing we have friends visiting us from all corners of the globe. From Canada to Peru, from the USA to Europe, Australia to Norway, South Africa to the Ukraine. We make up quite a community, don’t we?
“With the help of English Heritage and the Abbey House Hotel, we have produced a quality leaflet with beautiful photos and a wealth of accurate, historical information.”
Free Family Fun
The warm welcome all visitors receive keeps people returning to the area year after year. Many love it so much they take up permanent residence.
Advising Mentoring Motivating Supporting In the present economic climate, there can be few more challenging issues in our towns and villages than finding a way to revitalise the prosperity of […]