Jobs Fair provides boost for Cumbria’s jobseekers

Cumbria Tourism has heralded a large-scale Jobs Fair highlighting potential new roles in tourism and hospitality as a massive success, after attracting more than 170 job seekers and generating new applications for a range of current vacancies across the industry. To coincide with the end of the Government’s furlough scheme, the event brought together 25…

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Cumbria Tourism forges Strategic Partnership with Cumbria Community Foundation

Cumbria Community Foundation has become the first charity to be named as one of Cumbria Tourism’s official ‘Strategic Partners’. As one of the UK’s most prominent Destination Management Organisations (DMOs), Cumbria Tourism’s core network of Strategic Partners draw together collective expertise from across the county to champion effective destination marketing to support businesses, visitors and…

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New job opportunities on offer as end of furlough looms

Just ahead of furlough coming to an end next week, 25 of Cumbria’s leading tourism and hospitality businesses will come together on Wednesday 29 September for a large-scale jobs fair to match jobseekers with potential new roles. Among some of the county’s top employers involved in the event are Lakeside Hotel & Spa, multi- Michelin-starred…

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#cumbriacarfree challenge launched for World Car Free Day

Ahead of World Car Free Day on Wednesday 22 September, Cumbria Tourism is urging people to take up the #cumbriacarfree challenge and find greener, more sustainable ways to explore the county. Cumbria’s official Destination Management Organisation is highlighting the wide range of greener travel options available and says it’s the ideal time to walk in…

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National Lottery Days Out Campaign

Our national partners at VisitBritain have published details on the new National Lottery Days Out campaign, suitable for visitor attractions targeting domestic families and younger audiences. It means £25 vouchers will be available to National Lottery Lotto players to redeem against a day out in the UK this autumn, backed by a national advertising campaign…

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