Carlisle Skills Fair 2019

Carlisle Skills Fair 2019 On Thursday 31st January, we attended Carlisle Skills Fair at the Sands Centre in Carlisle. The skills fair is an event where employers from the city come together to showcase career opportunities to those looking for new careers, advice or job opportunities. Organised by John Stevenson, MP for [...]

Carlisle Skills Fair 20192019-02-01T09:21:47+00:00

Cumbria Day 2019

Celebrating #CumbriaDay On Wednesday 23rd January, Cumbrian MPs put aside their political differences to celebrate the best the county has to offer. The six MPs invited representatives from some top Cumbrian businesses and we were excited to be joining them! Graham and David Jenkins set up stand in the Jubilee Room [...]

Cumbria Day 20192019-01-23T15:48:21+00:00

Celebrating Christmas Jumper Day 2018

Celebrating Christmas Jumper Day 2018 On Friday 14th December, we donned our sparkliest, funniest and most festive jumpers to raise vital funds for Eden Valley Hospice. We celebrated Christmas Jumper Day and raised over £130 for the Carlisle-based hospice. Staff from across the business took part in the festivities and we [...]

Celebrating Christmas Jumper Day 20182019-01-07T14:38:29+00:00

Carlisle Ambassadors presentation

Carlisle Ambassadors - Retail, Leisure & Sport On Thursday 6th September, Carlisle Ambassadors held their Autumn meeting at The Shepherds, Carlisle. The theme for this meeting was ‘Retail, Leisure and Sport’ highlighting the excellent work, projects and investment taking place in the city. Our managing director, Graham Jenkins, gave a short speech [...]

Carlisle Ambassadors presentation2018-09-24T11:49:45+00:00

Carlisle Ambassadors membership

Carlisle Ambassadors members We are very proud to announce that we are now members of the Carlisle Ambassadors group. Carlisle Ambassadors are people who have connections with Carlisle, an interest in the city and who support this Cumbrian centre of business, tourism and culture. It is for individuals, businesses [...]

Carlisle Ambassadors membership2018-09-04T10:04:51+00:00

Celebrating Carlisle College learners

Celebrating Carlisle College learners On Thursday 21st June, we were honoured to attend the Carlisle College Awards 2018. The event was held at the college and was celebration of hard work and achievements of all the further education learners. After a delicious meal, which was made by the talented catering students, the [...]

Celebrating Carlisle College learners2018-06-25T14:59:27+00:00

Fun run fundraising beats last year’s total!

Fun run fundraising beats last year’s total! Our team of runners who took part in this year’s Eden Valley Hospice’s Colour Run raised a whopping £594 for the Carlisle charity; beating last year’s fundraising total. Natalie Bingham, corporate relationship co-ordinator at the hospice popped along to our office on Wednesday 13th [...]

Fun run fundraising beats last year’s total!2018-06-14T10:17:12+00:00

Sponsoring The Cumberland Show as it celebrates its 180th year

Sponsoring the Cumberland Show as it celebrates its 180th year Once again we are proud to be sponsoring the locally-renowned Cumberland Show as it celebrates its 180th year this summer. Graham Jenkins, our managing director, is also president this year which is a great honour! This year the annual event is [...]

Sponsoring The Cumberland Show as it celebrates its 180th year2018-05-04T11:51:19+00:00

Our Colour Run team is limbering up!

Our Colour Run team is limbering up! It's now only days away until our team of athletes heads for Carlisle Racecourse to take part in this year's Colour Run and they're limbering up ready to go!. Raising vital funds for Eden Valley Hospice and children's charity Jigsaw, the team is looking [...]

Our Colour Run team is limbering up!2018-05-01T15:33:55+00:00

Lifesaving fundraising for Great North Air Ambulance

Lifesaving fundraising for Great North Air Ambulance For many years we have provided lifesaving fundraising support for the Great North Air Ambulance Service (GNAAS). We place collection tins at our foodstore tills in an effort to support this regional charity. This lifesaving service operates three air ambulances across the north east, North [...]

Lifesaving fundraising for Great North Air Ambulance2018-04-05T13:00:13+00:00