Up-to-the-minute skills in online marketing and social media are increasingly necessary in today’s business environment. Local businesses have been taking advantage of a University of Cumbria scheme to help fill that knowledge gap.

‘Unite with Business’ offers...

School children from Cumbria are featuring in a new hard hitting stop smoking campaign. The campaign will raise awareness of the fact that there are...
Join Cumbria Chamber of Commerce and Paul Teague, Cumbria-based digital and social marketer, to find out how your business can quickly and easily harn...
A free one day marketing workshop is being held for tourism businesses from rural north and west Cumbria on Thursday 7 February. Organised by the Had...
Cumbria’s Police and Crime Commissioner, Richard Rhodes launches his website and social media. The internet and social media will be used as one of th...
Cumbria County Council's Trading Standards Service has joined the social media giant Twitter to reach out to members of the public and keep them updat...
A new initiative to give businesses a platform on Twitter has been recently started . #cumbriahour was started mainly because business associates and...
Cumbria Road Safety Partnership have enlisted the help of young people to help to promote safe driving among younger drivers. The partnership, comprising of local agencies, engaged the help of CFM...
Members of the Penrith Rural Women in Business Network Group were inspired to think ahead for the future of their businesses at their latest meeting. The group invited Catherine Eve from Core...
Building your Audience on Facebook Likes - that’s what your main agenda on Facebook should be, right? Well, yes . . . and no writes Kaylee Clark of Cherry Tree Marketing Support. It’s true that...
Welcome back to The M Word column with Kaylee Clark from Cherry Tree Marketing. We’ll be providing discussion and advice on marketing, particularly when it comes to social media. It’s what we...