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

Term starts for future community heroes on a unique degree course


Seventeen inspiring students from across Cumbria and North Lancashire have begun a personal challenge to become community leaders through a unique degree course.Find Out more

Oar-inspiring businesses aim to raise £8,000 for disadvantaged Furness youngsters


Six businesses hope to raise £8,000 for disadvantaged Furness youngsters in rowing and running challenge sponsored by BAE Systems Submarines in support of our work. Find Out more

A teen is releasing an anti-bullying song as a message of hope to others


A Bradford teenager has turned her experience of being bullied into a message of hope to help others facing similar situations.Find Out more

Entries open for latest marathon in a UNESCO World Heritage Site


ENTRIES are open for the 2018 ASICS Windermere Marathon starting and finishing at Brathay Hall near Ambleside on Sunday 20 May.Find Out more

Youth worker appointed for our Barrow Youth Centre


We’ve joined forces with The Sir John Fisher Foundation by recruiting a full time youth worker to build on the success of our Barrow-in-Furness youth centre.Find Out more

It’s all about the bling - new medal design for ASICS Windermere Marathon


Those who cross the finishing line of our annual ASICS Windermere Marathon will receive a new medal depicting an iconic scene from the route.Find Out more