Reverend revs up for marathon mission


Michelle Woodcock, a Lakeland vicar and part-time teacher has started training for an extra special mission next May, the Brathay 10in10.Find Out more

Popularity of sporting challenges means young people get the help they need


Young people in Cumbria are getting the help they need thanks to more people signing up for our running, rowing and cycling challenges this year raising a fantastic £320,000 to fund our work.Find Out more

Festive runners get season off to a racing start


This weekend (Sat 7 Dec), over 700 runners tackled a festive 10K Christmas Pudding Run in the Great Langdale Valley.Find Out more

Our Copper Herdys head for pastures new!


Meet the new owner of our 'ewe-nique' Copper Herdy money boxes as she collects them from Brathay before heading home.Find Out more

A cracking set of results for the 31st Langdale Marathon and Half Marathon


The 31st Great Langdale Marathon and Half Marathon delivered a cracking set of results amidst a blaze of autumn colour on Saturday 19 October.Find Out more

Thousands to benefit from national youth programme through Brathay


We're delighted to announce that we will be delivering NCS in 2020, empowering thousands of teens from Calderdale. Find Out more

Business challenge ends with a pot of gold at the end of the rainbow


Businesses raised over £10,000 for young people in Furness by completing our unique rowing and running challenge around Windermere.Find Out more

Ewe-nique opportunity to win a pair of iconic Lakeland sheep!


We are raffling a pair of 'ewe-nique' copper gilded Herdys in support of our charity.Find Out more

Balfour Beatty Apprentice Team of the Year 2019


After a testing 6-month series of challenges with teams of Balfour Beatty apprentices competing across the UK, the winners were awarded at a Grand Final ceremony in London.Find Out more

Book by local artists supports our work with young people


Our artists in residence have published a new book and are kindly donating some of the proceeds to support our work with young people.Find Out more