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Bright Stars 2021 postponed

Following the announcement from the Government, the new Lockdown restrictions mean that the arrangements and timelines for Bright Stars 2021 have to change.


Cumbrian MP’s back Bright Stars Campaign

Five Cumbrian MPs this week delivered personal messages of support to primary school pupils taking part in Bright Stars 2021 to congratulate them on taking part and encourage them to ‘Make a Difference’.


December Newsletter

As this year draws to a close, it is likely that we will all be glad to see the back of 2020, a year like no other, full of uncertainty, challenge, fear and sadness. At the same time, this year has also seen great examples of leadership; people and communities pulling together to support one another in times of greatest need, businesses and schools embracing new technologies and finding new ways to create connections.


Leader 2 Leader- Bursary applications now live!

We have teamed up with Sellafield Ltd and One AIM to provide bursaries for local leaders to enable them to take part in an eight-month development programme. Bursaries are available for leaders from small business and third sector leaders in Copeland and Allerdale.


Leader 2 Leader- Places available!

We are excited to announce that Leader 2 Leader cohort 12 starts in January 2021!


Dream Placement Students Selected

We are excited to announce, that following on from the online interviews that took place at the Selection Event last Thursday (3rd Dec), 33 exceptional students have secured Dream Placements with our Host Companies.


Richmond Hill/Beacon Hill – Industry Project STEM IN A BOX

Last week saw the start of a new exciting project for CfLP working across both a primary and secondary school to support the Young Generation Networks STEM in a BOX idea.


Dream Placement Online Selection Event

On Thursday 3rd December 80 Dream Placement applicants and representatives from 20 different host companies attended the Virtual Selection Event.


Cumbria Future Leaders 24th November Newsletter

NEW! Cumbria Future Leaders Newsletter. Find out about the upcoming online entrepreneur event, Hello Futures upcoming Expo and e-learning courses and the latest opportunities around Cumbria on our noticeboard.


Bright Stars 2020 Virtual Celebration

Business-smart primary school children from across Cumbria took part in a Covid-safe virtual celebration of their achievements in Bright Stars 2020.


Dream Placement Online Development Events

On Thursday 5th Nov 60 Dream Placement applicants attended the first of our exciting and interesting development events as part of their Dream Placement 2021 experience.


Bright Stars 2021 – Register now!

It’s not too late to get involved in Bright Stars 2021! Whether you are a school or business looking to get involved please don’t hesitate to contact us.


Cumbria Future Leaders Online Event

Are you 16-25 and live in Cumbria? Have you ever thought about starting your own business? Register for the Cumbria Future Leaders event.


Cumbria Future Leaders 15th October Newsletter

The latest Cumbria Future Leaders Newsletter provides us with a update from steering group, an insight into recent guest speakers Andrew Bernard and Liam Edgley and other notices.


Cumbrian Lean Forum Goes Virtual

The Cumbrian Lean Forum met virtually for the fist time in October 2020. Thank you to Emma Porter and Daniel Smithson from Story Contracting Limited for hosting our first virtual Cumbria Lean/CI Forum event.


Covid-19 won’t stop Dream Placement 2021 offering life-changing chances for young people.

Dream Placement 2021 application close in 3 weeks. More than 20 companies will be offering Dream Placements, ranging from major players in Cumbria’s nuclear sector to small and medium-size specialist companies and local authorities.


Cumbria Future Leaders 4th September Newsletter

The latest newsletter from Cumbria Future Leaders. Chair Thomas Shaw provides us with an update, a call to action for 16-18 year olds to join the sub group and other notices.


September Newsletter

On point and online. Find out about CfLP leadership workshops for 2020/2021. Our new series has been designed to help you respond to the changing landscape of the workplace.


Cumbria Future Leaders 18th September Newsletter

The latest newsletter from Cumbria Future Leaders shines a spotlight on the Primary Business Partnership volunteering opportunities and other noticeboard items.


Dream Placement combines ‘virtual’ and ‘real’ business & leadership experience for Covid-19

Find out more about Dream Placement 2021. The programme will combine ‘virtual’ and ‘real’ experiences to take into account Covid-19 restrictions and safety advice, but will continue to deliver a potentially life-changing experience for 16-18 year olds in Cumbria.


Bright Stars 2021 postponed

Following the announcement from the Government, the new Lockdown restrictions mean that the arrangements and timelines for Bright Stars 2021 have to change.


Cumbrian MP’s back Bright Stars Campaign

Five Cumbrian MPs this week delivered personal messages of support to primary school pupils taking part in Bright Stars 2021 to congratulate them on taking part and encourage them to ‘Make a Difference’.


December Newsletter

As this year draws to a close, it is likely that we will all be glad to see the back of 2020, a year like no other, full of uncertainty, challenge, fear and sadness. At the same time, this year has also seen great examples of leadership; people and communities pulling together to support one another in times of greatest need, businesses and schools embracing new technologies and finding new ways to create connections.


Leader 2 Leader- Bursary applications now live!

We have teamed up with Sellafield Ltd and One AIM to provide bursaries for local leaders to enable them to take part in an eight-month development programme. Bursaries are available for leaders from small business and third sector leaders in Copeland and Allerdale.


Leader 2 Leader- Places available!

We are excited to announce that Leader 2 Leader cohort 12 starts in January 2021!


Dream Placement Students Selected

We are excited to announce, that following on from the online interviews that took place at the Selection Event last Thursday (3rd Dec), 33 exceptional students have secured Dream Placements with our Host Companies.


Richmond Hill/Beacon Hill – Industry Project STEM IN A BOX

Last week saw the start of a new exciting project for CfLP working across both a primary and secondary school to support the Young Generation Networks STEM in a BOX idea.


Dream Placement Online Selection Event

On Thursday 3rd December 80 Dream Placement applicants and representatives from 20 different host companies attended the Virtual Selection Event.


Cumbria Future Leaders 24th November Newsletter

NEW! Cumbria Future Leaders Newsletter. Find out about the upcoming online entrepreneur event, Hello Futures upcoming Expo and e-learning courses and the latest opportunities around Cumbria on our noticeboard.


Bright Stars 2020 Virtual Celebration

Business-smart primary school children from across Cumbria took part in a Covid-safe virtual celebration of their achievements in Bright Stars 2020.


Dream Placement Online Development Events

On Thursday 5th Nov 60 Dream Placement applicants attended the first of our exciting and interesting development events as part of their Dream Placement 2021 experience.


Bright Stars 2021 – Register now!

It’s not too late to get involved in Bright Stars 2021! Whether you are a school or business looking to get involved please don’t hesitate to contact us.


Cumbria Future Leaders Online Event

Are you 16-25 and live in Cumbria? Have you ever thought about starting your own business? Register for the Cumbria Future Leaders event.


Cumbria Future Leaders 15th October Newsletter

The latest Cumbria Future Leaders Newsletter provides us with a update from steering group, an insight into recent guest speakers Andrew Bernard and Liam Edgley and other notices.


Cumbrian Lean Forum Goes Virtual

The Cumbrian Lean Forum met virtually for the fist time in October 2020. Thank you to Emma Porter and Daniel Smithson from Story Contracting Limited for hosting our first virtual Cumbria Lean/CI Forum event.


Covid-19 won’t stop Dream Placement 2021 offering life-changing chances for young people.

Dream Placement 2021 application close in 3 weeks. More than 20 companies will be offering Dream Placements, ranging from major players in Cumbria’s nuclear sector to small and medium-size specialist companies and local authorities.


Cumbria Future Leaders 4th September Newsletter

The latest newsletter from Cumbria Future Leaders. Chair Thomas Shaw provides us with an update, a call to action for 16-18 year olds to join the sub group and other notices.


September Newsletter

On point and online. Find out about CfLP leadership workshops for 2020/2021. Our new series has been designed to help you respond to the changing landscape of the workplace.


Cumbria Future Leaders 18th September Newsletter

The latest newsletter from Cumbria Future Leaders shines a spotlight on the Primary Business Partnership volunteering opportunities and other noticeboard items.


Dream Placement combines ‘virtual’ and ‘real’ business & leadership experience for Covid-19

Find out more about Dream Placement 2021. The programme will combine ‘virtual’ and ‘real’ experiences to take into account Covid-19 restrictions and safety advice, but will continue to deliver a potentially life-changing experience for 16-18 year olds in Cumbria.