Cumbria’s Police and Crime Commissioner visits Brathay


We were delighted this month to host a visit by Peter McCall, Cumbria’s Police and Crime Commissioner. He came to find out more about our Child Sexual Exploitation programme (CSE), funded by the Commissioner’s Community Fund.Find Out more

New running events added to our Challenge events


We are delighted that the very popular, 30 year old series of road races in the Great Langdale Valley, at the heart of the Lake District, are now part of our challenge events. And they will continue to benefit the community.Find Out more

lkley Grammar student crowned Outstanding Leader


Our Assistant Head of Community Provision, Julie Whiting, had the great pleasure of sponsoring and presenting Ilkey Grammar School's Rebecca Newell with our inaugural 'Brathay Trust Outstanding Leadership Award'. Find Out more

Largest field ever to run our Brathay 10in10


The largest number of runners yet will be taking part in our annual May challenge to run the Windermere Marathon course every day for 10 consecutive days around England’s largest lake.Find Out more

Leeds families to build resilience through new programme


We will be working with Leeds Rhinos Foundation to provide an early intervention programme to support families in Leeds facing the common issues caused by poverty, unstable home life, poor health and disengagement with education.Find Out more

Brathay on the box this Christmas!


We will be featured in Discover Britain this Christmas on Sky channel 256. Tune in to see interviews with our staff and an ALP graduate.Find Out more

Outdoor Centre celebrates 50 years as part of the community


Hinning House Outdoor Education Centre, owned by Wigan Council and run by us, celebrated its 50th birthday in September.Find Out more

PCC Supports Child Sexual Exploitation Project


Cumbria’s Police and Crime Commissioner Peter McCall supports a project to help safeguard youngsters who are at risk of being sexually exploited.Find Out more

ASICS Windermere Marathon early bird entries off to a flying start


A new series of medals by a Brathay volunteer, must be helping attract runners to the event which takes place on Sunday 20 May at Brathay Hall near Ambleside.Find Out more

Over £15k has been raised for disadvantaged Furness youngsters by oar-some businesses


Six businesses have raised over £15,000 for disadvantaged Furness youngsters by completing a rowing and running challenge sponsored by BAE Systems Submarines.Find Out more