Focus on Furness

Cycling's a gas for the Terminal Trundlers


Cyclists who met whilst working at Barrow’s Gas Terminal - now owned and operated by Spirit Energy - have completed their toughest challenge yet as a fundraiser for us.Find Out more

Film premiere - ‘Talking History’ of Barrow’s multi-cultural life


A film capturing Barrow’s diverse voices and celebrating the area’s multicultural history is being screened on Friday 14th September between 6pm and 7.30pm at Signal Film & Media Abbey Road studios.Find Out more

BBC Children in Need funding secured for ‘Feel Good, Function Well’ project in Barrow


We have been awarded £28,512 from BBC Children in Need to support young people in Barrow with poor mental health.Find Out more

Young People to tell story of town’s multi-cultural history


Thanks to a £2,900 grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund, young people from Barrow will be making a film and capturing the town’s diverse voices in a project to celebrate the multicultural history of Furness.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