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A & K Herd Ltd
My knowledge means that I can help business at all levels. That can be at strategic, operational and at hands on basic levels. Also if you require Commercial Lending funding I have 50 routes to market - I have links with banks and venture capital providers, asset finance and invoice discounting.
Active Cumbria
Our vision is that everyone in Cumbria is appropriately physically active as a part of their everyday life. We are one of 44 county sports partnerships (CSPs) covering England and are part of Cumbria County Council’s Public Health Service.
Aditus Architectural
Aditus Architectural Services Ltd specialises in offering a hassle free Architectural service for all our clients, from concept design to construction.  We aim to provide fantastic customer service and client satisfaction at affordable rates.
ARM Experiential
With a focus on Organisational, Leadership and Team transformation, our unique approach to developing your people makes it insightful, challenging, fun and value added. With a focus on learning by doing we bespoke learning theory and deliver it in experiential way, in amazing locations across the county. At ARM Experiential we can also cater for your wider curriculum based people development and tailor these to your specific needs and requirements.
Armstrong Watson
We have been advising, supporting and protecting our clients from Carlisle and our Cumbrian heartland for over 145 years and we continue to be an ambitious and progressive independent firm striving for excellence in client services.
Aspatria Farmers Ltd
Member owned agricultural co-operative, here to add value to our farmer members throughout Cumbria. We supply everything needed to run an agricultural business and also have a large Country store in Aspatria.
Baines Wilson LLP
Baines Wilson LLP is one of the leading commercial law firms in the North of England and ranked as the leading corporate law firm in Cumbria by Chambers Guide.
Big Beans Design
We’re a BIG & BOUNCY creative agency

We’re devoted to the delivery of fabulously funky designs to businesses of all sizes, from indie barista to corporate coffee giant!
Photo Booth Hire and Sales. Interactive entertainment for your party or event. "Act your age or your shoe size!" Fantastic fun at any celebration with memories snapped in an instant to last a lifetime.
Burnetts Solicitors
One of the region's largest law firms, the enduring success of Burnetts Solicitors has been built not just on our outstanding legal expertise.

Our strong commitment to involve our best people in the day to day matters of clients means that clients have unobstructed contact with our top solicitors. Together with our down-to-earth approach and straightforward attitude, it is our accessibility that clients most value.
Business Doctors Cumbria
As a busy business owner the challenge is to take the first step and stop working IN your business and start working ON your business. If you need someone to talk to, require business growth support or even just a change of environment to reflect and change your current business situation, please either come along to one of my FREE business seminars, FREEDOM workshops or contact me directly to arrange a FREE consultation.
Business Toolbox Cumbria
Whatever your needs in marketing, social media and web design,, you can be sure of practical and affordable strategic or hands-on assistance that helps to develop your business to achieve better results.
Cache4 IT Solutions
Think you can't afford proper IT support? Think again.

Cache4 IT Solutions provides IT support and repair services to business and home users in Carlisle, Cumbria and South West Scotland.
Carlisle Business Supplies
Carlisle Business Supplies Limited, your smart local workplace solutions provider!
Carlisle Cathedral
Carlisle Cathedral is one of the jewels of North West England and, after standing on the border with Scotland for almost 900 years, it has a lively story to tell. It may not be the best known medieval Cathedral in England, it is certainly not the biggest, but it delights its many visitors.
Carlisle College
Carlisle College has provided skills, education and training in the heart of the city for over 60 years and is proud to be working with hundreds of leading local employers.
Carlisle Eden Mind
We’re Mind, the mental health charity. We believe no one should have to face a mental health problem alone. We’re here for you. Today. Now. We’re on your doorstep, on the end of a phone or online. Whether you’re stressed, depressed or in crisis. We’ll listen, give you support and advice and fight your corner. And we’ll push for a better deal and respect for everyone experiencing a mental health problem.
Carlisle History Tours
Let us guide you through the centuries from the Roman occupation through to WW1 in our 1930s style vehicle 'Clyde'. You will be chauffeured through the historic streets of Carlisle with a driver/guide dressed in vintage style attire. Be transported back in time hearing abouts ghosts from our past that have influenced our future.
Carlisle Key
Carlisle Key is an Independent and impartial drop in service for young people aged 16-25 who are experiencing distress caused by homelessness, housing, financial and other related difficulties. We aim to empower young people by giving them the knowledge, support, and confidence they need to live independently and take an active role in our community. We want to be a part of Carlisle Ambassadors because we believe this membership will increase our networks and the opportunities available to the young people we work with.
Carlisle Mencap
Local charity set up in 1968 and we have over 150 members and provide services for more than 500 people with learning disabilities and their families across Cumbria. Our services include short breaks for adults at California House and for Children at the Grace Little Centre, children’s home based respite, community support, young people’s clubs and holidays, family support workers for young people with autism, holidays, leisure activities and befriending. We also have respite centres for children in Penrith and Ulverston, plus autism help groups in Kendal and Workington.
Carlisle Vineyard
We love Carlisle! We long to help make it even better than it already is! One of our core values as a church is compassion and Love Carlisle is our ‘vehicle’ for compassion acts and projects in and around the city. 
Carlisle Youth Zone
Carlisle Youth Zone (CYZ) is a state of the art centre with over 1,200 members visiting each week, an incredible facility offering unique experiences to all young people regardless of background. From the young person bullied at school, to the teenage mum, from the bright and outgoing young teenager to the young offender, from the young person with learning difficulties to the young person at risk of sexual exploitation, we are there for all young people and we are proudly the only place in Carisle where all young people are brought together – there’s nothing else like this in Cumbria, it’s a very special place.
Cartmell Shepherd
We are an award winning firm and are one of the north’s leading law firms with 6 offices located across Cumbria and into Northumberland, representing businesses and individuals locally and throughout the UK.
With over 200 years experience providing legal services in the region, we offer a wide range of quality services delivered by specialists in each of our practice areas to a diverse client base.
CBA Events
CBA Events, established in 2001, is a full service event management company providing clients, throughout the UK, with support for all their meeting, conference and event needs around the country and overseas in the following main areas; venue finding, event management, teambuilding, audio visual, exhibition stand design and management, tickets and hospitality, rewards and incentives.
CBEN Partnership
CBEN Partnership is a client-focused environmental business support consultancy, providing independent advice to large and small businesses across the UK. 

Our aim is to increase client profitability and improve efficiency through development and auditing of ISO standard management systems; ISO 14001, 50001 and carrying out Energy Saving Opportunities Scheme (ESOS) audits.
CFM Radio
CFM, Your Music, Your Life across Cumbria and South West Scotland.
Choose Occupational Health
Choose Occupational Health are members of Carlisle Ambassadors, and provide quality, independent and personalised Occupational Health Services for multi sector businesses and organisations throughout Cumbria regardless of the number of employees or location. We work with local authorities, schools, service industries, healthcare providers, manufacturing industries and more.
CIPD Cumbria
The aim of the CIPD is to "champion better work and working lives" as the local Cumbria Branch Committee we cover all of Cumbria, from Barrow in the South to the Scottish border in the North and from Maryport in the West to Appleby in the East.
CN Group
CN Group is an independent local media business based in Carlisle. The Group operates with three Divisions. The publishing division publishes award-winning daily and weekly newspapers in Cumbria, Northumberland and south west Scotland, as well as a range of magazines. All titles have linked websites. The company also operates two radio stations based in Lancaster and Kendal and operates a state-of-the-art printing press in Carlisle trading under the name CN Newsprint.
Co-wheels are the UK’s largest independently operated Car Club, offering pay as you drive car hire. Run as a membership organization, once registered, Co-wheels members can book cars online or over the phone and use a smart card to access them – no need for keys.
Cornerstone is a community hub right in the Centre of Denton Holme run by a team of volunteers, which includes a coffee bar. Cornerstone sells second hand books, DVDs, CDs games and jigsaw puzzles. Cornerstone operates a food bank and a ‘Suspended Coffee’ scheme where customers can buy a drink for someone else in need.
Crown & Mitre Hotel
The Crown and Mitre Hotel, Carlisle offers the perfect mix of Edwardian grandeur, beautiful original features including a real log fire and elegant sweeping staircase plus all the modern comforts of home to create a relaxed and welcoming atmosphere.
Cumbria Chamber of Commerce
Since its formation in May 2001 Cumbria Chamber of Commerce has been working to support the success of businesses throughout Cumbria. During this period, the Chamber has grown into a strong, highly focused and successful organisation, recognised as one of the UK’s top Chambers and a leading exemplar in the delivery of business support and services.
Cumbria Community Foundation
Cumbria is a wonderful place to live, work and visit. However for many people life can be hard. We connect people who care with causes that matter and exist to tackle poverty and disadvantage. We do this by improving the quality of community life for the people of Cumbria by; promoting local philanthropy and working in partnership with individuals, families and organisations to meet community need in the county. We have a broad and inclusive view of what community is and we provide investment to support a wide range of initiatives throughout the county.
Cumbria Health on Call (CHoC)
Cumbria Health on Call (CHoC) provides healthcare services to patients, families and communities throughout the county. We provide Primary Care health care services in and out of hours to the population of Cumbria, including the population of Bentham located in North Yorkshire. In February 2014 CHoC were
Cumbria Tourism
Cumbria Tourism (CT) is the official Tourist Board for the Lake District and Cumbria. Our shared Tourism Strategy for Cumbria has a clear vision – to become Europe’s Number One rural tourism destination. We aspire to be excellent in all aspects of our Tourist Board and Destination Management remit.
Cumbria Wildlife Trust
Cumbria Wildlife Trust is the only voluntary organisation devoted solely to the conservation of the wildlife and wild places of Cumbria. We stand up for wildlife, create wildlife havens and seek to raise environmental awareness. Our nature reserves, events and work parties give people a chance to embrace life, gain skills and to seek out new adventures and experiences.
Cumbrian Girls Can
Cumbrian Girls Can is a community led initiative to bring the This Girl Can attitude to Cumbria. We celebrate Cumbrian women of all abilities, shapes and sizes as they get active and do their thing. Read more on main listing

Dance Ahead
In 2008 Zoë Leigh Gadd launched Dance Ahead with the aim to broaden theatre audiences in Carlisle. Commercial ventures included fashion events, TV advertising campaigns, living window displays and street theatre in collaboration with Sara Gadd Millinery and 2016/17 marks a new development in the focus for Dance Ahead’s work.
David Allen
David Allen was established in 1997 and now has over 90 employees across offices in Dalston, Penrith and Workington. The firm provides accountancy, tax, financial planning, IT consultancy, debt recovery, agricultural and business support services across Cumbria, South West Scotland and further afield.
Eco~tech Systems
Eco~tech Systems are specialists in Bio & Civil Engineering, delivering innovative Effluent & Water Management Solutions.
Eden Valley Hospice & Jigsaw Children’s Hospice
Eden Valley Hospice is a charity dedicated to providing specialist care to adults from the local area and children throughout Cumbria, as well as caring for their families, friends and carers.
Elton Business Support
Business Support & Consultancy

Based in Cumbria, we offer an outsourced service to businesses who feel they need support but do not want to employ someone on a permanent basis. We can work with you on either a retained or ad hoc project basis, whichever suits the needs of your business. We offer: Staff Training, Operational Support, looking at areas such as compliance and service standards along with Recruitment Support. 
Emirates connects people and places around the globe, inspiring travel and facilitating trade across 154 destinations in 83 countries.

With a modern and efficient fleet of 255 aircraft, we offer a daily service to Dubai and beyond from Newcastle Airport operated by a beautiful Boeing 777-300 series aircraft.
Ergoway Ltd
Ergoway Ltd can help you with compliance and evidence based practice of training and development that is required to meet all the legislative and professional standards and guidelines

A range of high quality learning events and services that can be tailored to your exact requirements
Final Journey
We offer an affordable and modern quality service that helps you at a time when you need it most. We understand that families may want to be more involved, therefore we can offer as much or as little assistance as required.

At Final Journey, we offer a stripped out simple alternative to mourning suits and black cars. This allows you to tailor the funeral to just how you want it to be.
Fletcher’s Fund
Fletcher’s Fund was founded by Lee and Leanne Fisher of Carlisle, in May
2017 in memory of our 23 month old son, Fletcher Fisher, who died of an
unspecified cancer in March 2017.
Glenmore Trust
The Glenmore Trust is a not for profit organisation working with Adults with Learning Disabilities, Mental Health conditions and other associated disabilities. Read more in full listing
H&H Insurance Brokers
H&H Insurance Brokers marks its 30th year providing farm and rural businesses with bespoke insurance policies across the North of England and Scottish Borders. From relatively small beginnings, the business has grown to be one of the largest specialist independent insurance brokers in the UK. H&H's heritage in the farming industry has given the business an excellent grounding in the sector; we remain very committed to delivering first class service and class leading products to our clients.

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H&H Reeds Printers Ltd
H&H Reeds Printers is the largest commercial printer in Cumbria, and one of the best equipped in the North of England, with state-of-the-art equipment for digital, litho and large format printing as well as bespoke signage. We pride ourselves on our strong relationships with our customers and service driven ethos.
Happy Mums Foundation
The Happy Mums Foundation is a Community Interest Company (a social enterprise) which supports women to be happy mums. Our core aim is to provide local, practical and peer-led services across Carlisle and North Cumbria.
Hardwicke Circus
Hardwicke Circus are a massive eight piece rock ‘n’ roll band: a true rock ‘n’ roll collective, hailing from Annan, Ayr, Carlisle, Edinburgh & Helsinki & probably some other places that only ever existed in the 70’s.
Hays Recruitment
Hays Recruitment is the world’s largest, specialist recruiting group. We pride ourselves in delivering a professional, local service using our expert knowledge of the local Cumbrian market, via our experienced Carlisle based team.
Helliwell Media
David’s media training and consultancy has been taken up by businesses large and small as they seek an edge in a competitive world.
He’s advised on media relations and crisis communications, delivered media training, and written PR for international recording stars, major sports venues, tourism attractions, professional services and retailers. Read more on full Carlisle Ambassador Directory listing....
iCan Fitness
iCan helps people transform their lives. Based around tailored health and fitness, we help our members re-evaluate lifestyles, build confidence, physical and mental well-being skills and engage with and eventually mentor others; We provide a special, safe, fun, developmental facility that is ‘their place’, to break down barriers from "I can’t" to "I can”.
Independent Adventure
Our friendly, professional team at Independent Adventure provide activities for groups of all sizes - perfect for corporate days, events, parties and families.
We are Inspira, a leading career management and personal development organisation operating in the North West of England. Our mission is to empower young people and adults with the skills and confidence they need to reach their potential in life and work.
Intro is Carlisle’s new PR and social media agency run by Nick Turner and Helen Statham.

We want to work with companies with a sense of fun and a story to tell. If that story’s a good one we can get it on to TV and in the papers as well as all the places online where your customers hangout.

We use our social media skills to make sure your message gets to the right people and help you build an audience for your expertise.
Jardine Finan
We offer independent & Unbiased financial advice you can trust. Our advice is bespoke to your requirements and we always ensure that advice is fully understood before anything is implemented.
Jenny Woolgar Photography
I am a professional photographer with over 10 years experience behind the lens. My recent background is in magazine photography - features, food, advertising and social.
Kaveney HR Solutions
Founded in 2008, Kaveney HR Solutions is a Carlisle based company offering human resource support, bespoke training and psychometric testing throughout England and the United Kingdom.. With over 18 years’ industry expertise, we offer practical and innovative solutions with integrity and confidentiality.
Personal and organisational training and development. From professional advice, to a complete training package, backed by a portfolio of nationally accredited qualifications, we tailor effective and practical solutions.
Kingmoor Consulting
Kingmoor Consulting are consulting engineers specialising in civil, structural and geotechnical related services across Cumbria and Southern Scotland. We are a small practice, servicing domestic and commercial clients. No project is too small for us to tackle and we provide support to home-owners, builders, contractors, architects and commercial property developers.
Kingmoor Park
Kingmoor Park is Cumbria’s only Strategic employment site and is currently bidding to be the county’s first Enterprise Zone. Located adjacent to Junction 44 of the M6, Kingmoor Park provides office, industrial and storage space for over 150 businesses including Edinburgh Woollen Mill, Eddie Stobart Ltd, Capita, Story Homes and the John Lewis Partnership.
Lake Mill Consulting Services
Analysing your business processes and systems to streamline efficiencies.
Helping start-up businesses with legislative policies, procedures and document control.
Training and compliance in Data Protection/GDPR and all business legislation for business owners, management and employees.
IT training in Microsoft and Sage products for employees onsite/offsite.
Lakeland CBD
“As Cumbria’s first Cannabis Company we want to break down the barriers and stigma that surrounds the use of Cannabis products. We want to share our knowledge with our local community and support our community to use Cannabis products safely and within the law.
Lakeland Mues
Producers of the finest artisan toasted muesli to grace planet earth. We're committed to crafting recipes harnessing the very best of Mother Nature's efforts. Our well established blends boast a plethora of seeds, nuts and cereals all toasted with just enough honey to tantalize your palate and leave you draining those final dregs of milk.
Lancaster University
Lancaster University is one of the UK’s leading Universities ranked in the top 10 and was recently acclaimed as the ‘University of the Year’. We are strongly focused on working with business and have helped create more than 4,000 jobs through working with more than 5,000 SMEs. Lancaster University has received the Small Business Charter Gold award – one of only three nationally – in recognition of the role it has played in kick-starting British enterprise, this demonstrates that Lancaster's work with SMEs is recognised at the highest national levels. Our commitment to engaging with enterprise has helped thousands of northern businesses grow and cements the University's position as an economic anchor institution for North West England.
Letting Centre Carlisle
At Letting Centre Carlisle we are dedicated solely to property letting services for residential and commercial properties.
Whether you are a professional landlord with a property portfolio or are investing in a property to let for the first time, our experienced team can offer straightforward advice to help!
We are a family run business and we have been serving our clients in the local area for more than 20 years giving you all the reassurance you need that when it comes to residential and commercial properties, we know what we are doing.
Light Bulb Web Design
Launched in 2014 and now a full time business, we bring over 20 years of website design experience to create visitor focused websites that let your customers quickly and easily find what they are looking for. Our inclusive service provides secure and dedicated UK-based SSL hosting, ongoing support and a range of standard features that many companies miss or charge extra for.
Link Recruitment
We are one of the longest serving employment businesses in Carlisle. We are passionate about what we do and respect the people we work with. You are not a CV in a pile or a number on a database, if you choose to work with us as a candidate or an employer, you will be a valued member of our team.
Little Green Pebble
Little Green Pebble offers unique copywriting services to businesses in Cumbria and beyond. Whether you're a new business looking to establish your tone of voice, a busy company looking for a helping hand with workload, or a design agency looking to outsource, Little Green Pebble can work flexibly to deliver first class, unique copy!
M Taylor Associates Limited
M Taylor Associates Limited provides comprehensive advice, guidance and support to employers in relation to a full range of Human Resources issues. Our aim is to identify the needs of your business and then offer a tailored solution which ensures that you comply with employment legislation and get the best return on investment from your staff.
MDIS – Martin Daley Investigation Services
As well as achieving the primary purpose of carrying out a workplace investigation into issues such as claims of bullying or suspected misconduct, experience suggests that such investigations significantly contribute to increasing employees’ confidence in their employer, whilst providing a greater sense of wellbeing. From the employer’s point of view, successful work in this area invariably sees a reduction in sick absence and an increase in productivity throughout the organisation.
Michelle Masters Consulting
Michelle Masters Consultancy provides you with all the marketing skills, techniques and tools you need to reach your ideal customers and make sure your business grows and flourishes.

Michelle Masters Consulting can offer bespoke social media and marketing training. Contact me to discuss your requirements, and how we can tailor our training to suit your needs.
Monpellier Ltd is one of the largest providers of business software, including financial accounting software, CRM software, Payroll software, EPOS systems and IT Support, in the North of the UK.

Based in the North East and Cumbria, we supply businesses in surrounding areas with accounts software from leading software companies, including Sage Software and Pegasus Software.
More Handles
More Handles employs people with over 20 years of experience in the industry. We've taken all of this experience and channelled it into our online store and our Carlisle based store. Both arms of our business are efficient and well stocked. We're round the corner from one of our biggest suppliers. If they're in stock then we are – so no need to fret about a long delivery time.
My Way Code
My Way Code is a personal development programme in development through 2015. It is planned to be based online and in mobile app to utilise many forms of interactive technology in use today including animation, video, game-play, surveys, podcasts…

With the innovative interactive technology in the programme can help people take time out to look at life, how to best manage it and define their way. The My Way Code App will help them use their learning in fun innovative ways to track their desired outcomes. As a project looking to create technology to provide new ways to engage people with looking after their mental health my hope is to do this innovation locally. Read more on our membership page
Nevis Environmental
Nevis Environmental are an environmental consultant providing practical advice and support to energy, infrastructure and construction projects across Cumbria, Lancashire and Southern Scotland from our Carlisle base.
Northern Vehicle Hire
Carlisle based Van Hire specialists priding ourselves on delivering an outstanding service using quality rental vehicles at competitive rates.
NXT Recruitment
Discover how our team can add value to your business, streamline your recruitment process while supporting the future of your business. We will deliver not only the best candidates every time but exceptional service.
Oak Tree Animal Charity
Oak Tree Animals’ Charity is at the heart of the community. Helping hundreds of animals each year, we find loving new homes for cats, dogs and horses, promote responsible pet ownership through education and outreach activities and work with individuals who need support.
Old Fire Station
The Old Fire Station is an exciting new arts and entertainment venue providing a variety of spaces for live performances, workshops, exhibitions and meetings. Tickets are on sale at the Carlisle Tourist Information Centre and on their website. Sign up to e-newsletters and follow them on Facebook and Twitter for news and events.
Online Systems
Your Partner for Business. Online Systems have been established since 1992 and we have grown to become the region’s leading provider of communication solutions. Our team of over 35 staff are specialists in telecoms, data and mobiles. Online Systems have been providing businesses in the north & throughout the uk with reliable & cost effective communications solutions.
Orrion are a specialist asbestos consultancy, employing the highest qualified staff in Cumbria. Our work covers all sorts of property types, and we ensure the same standard throughout, we carry out asbestos surveys, management, planning and removal audits for Ports, Houses, Retail, Leisure, Industry, Major Stadia & Historic Monuments.
Paramount Legal Costs Ltd
Our aim, at Paramount, is to build a long-term business relationship with each and every client and to offer a completely professional, yet personal approach to all your legal costing needs.
People First Conference Centre – Carlisle
The People First Conference Centre is an excellent modern venue, but what makes us different is our values…

When you book a conference with us, your money goes towards continuing our work helping venerable adults in Cumbria. We offer an affordable alternative to traditional conference centres. Value for money, being fairly managed and excellent quality aren’t just statements; they are truly at the core of our existence.
Peter Tyson
Peter Tyson are a family business established in 1966 based in Carlisle with further branches in Newcastle and Workington. We supply the world’s best entertainment brands to domestic and commercial customers throughout the UK. We are proud to be partners with Samsung, Bose, Sonos, LG, Miele, Bang & Olufsen and many others. Our stores have some of the best demonstration facilities in the country where you can experience everything first hand in a relaxed and comfortable environment.
Pioneer Foodservice
Pioneer Foodservice is a fifth generation family-owned business established in 1878 in Carlisle.

With a passion for food and the desire to provide our customers with the best possible service, we are an award-winning foodservice company delivering to northern England and southern Scotland.

We have three retail stores in Cumbria: Fisher St and Rosehill Estate in Carlisle while our Harrington store serves our west Cumbrian neighbours.

PixL Photography
Image is everything! PixL offers highly creative & imaginative photography to help promote your company. A professional photographer for over twenty years, Linda has built up a reputation for providing dynamic imagery that captures the passion and vibrancy of businesses across the north of England.
Police & Crime Commissioner
Peter McCall was elected as Police and Crime Commissioner in May 2016 for a four year term of office.
The role of a Police and Crime Commissioner is to be voice of the people and hold the police to account. They are responsible for the totality of policing in Cumbria.
PPM was founded in 2002 as a customer service organisation that delivers responsive repairs, voids, planned works and adaptations services to the social housing, wider public sector as well as private clients (B2B and B2C). Customers, and in turn our clients, sit at the very heart of what we do. If we do our work well, to high quality standards, and look after customers we will achieve great things for our clients and in turn ourselves.
Prospus Group
Prospus Group is a multidisciplinary consultancy company based in Cumbria.
Rachael Bell Wealth Management
As a Partner Practice of St. James's Place Wealth Management, I provide a range of Wealth Management services to Private Individuals, High Net Worth & Businesses in Cumbria and beyond.
Realise HR
Realise HR offers bespoke HR solutions to help businesses grow and be profitable through people.

We develop high performing teams, keep businesses compliant, develop HR strategies, coach modern leaders and ensure you are ready to attract and retain the best talent.
Reays Coaches Ltd
Since we started operating mini coaches in the 1980’s, we have grown to become Cumbria’s largest independent bus and coach operator for holiday-making, day-tripping, gig-going, short-breaking, coach-hiring and bus-operating!

As an award winning family business we combine 21st century technology with a good old-fashioned personal touch. Renowned for providing the very best in luxury coach travel, while offering the latest in safety and comfort, our expertise, experience and quality of coaches is unrivaled throughout the country.
Reiver Homes
Reiver Homes is the new name for house building in Cumbria and South West Scotland.
We build traditional but distinctive homes across Cumbria and South West Scotland with quality at the heart of every build. Reiver Homes has experience in bringing together elegant design, sustainable materials and a considerate approach to building houses in local communities.
RNLI Carlisle
The RNLI has evolved from a charity dedicated to saving lives at sea into an organisation of dedicated volunteers who also educate young and old alike about the dangers of being close to and in the water whether it be at sea or inland in rivers and lakes.
We have 237 lifeboat stations around the coast of the UK and Republic Of Ireland with some 349 offshore and inshore lifeboats, manned by nearly 8,000 volunteer boat crew and shore crew. Our lifeboats launch on average 23 times and rescue an average of 22 people each day of the year. Find out about the Carlisle Branch of RNLI on the full directory listing.
Rotary Club – Brampton & Longtown
Rotary is a worldwide network of inspired individuals who translate their passions into relevant social causes to change lives in communities. Our motto, Service Above Self, exemplifies the humanitarian spirit of the 1.2 million Rotarians worldwide. When you join Rotary, you can be sure that the enormous sense of achievement that you'll experience helping your local community, and even communities around the world, will be matched only by the fun that you'll have doing it! Read more about us here
Saint & Co
Saint & Co is a firm of Chartered Accountants, Taxation Experts, Independent Financial Advisers and Professional Business Advisers specialising in helping business owners throughout Cumbria and South West Scotland to increase performance, improve bottom line and to be more successful

Because we recognise that nobody understands your business or personal affairs like you do, you will find our approach to be very personal

We dedicate one partner to each client, irrespective of size. In this way, you are assured we take the time to really understand the needs, challenges and opportunities you face, both in business and in life. Read more in our full listing
Salon Elysee
Salon Elysee, based in St Cuthbert’s Lane Carlisle, has been established for over 31 years and is highly regarded as one of the area's premier beauty salons. Our aim at Salon Elysee is to offer a welcoming and relaxing environment in order for you to unwind and de-stress.
Sassy Property Styling

Sassy Property Styling offers you a tailored service with a wide range of contemporary and traditional designs to suit your budget and timescale.

If you're too tired or simply don't have the time and inspiration, we are

here to help...

Looking to sell a property , recently moved into a new home or need a commercial looking property makeover?
SeavorChartered Accountants
SeavorChartered are a firm of Accountants that enjoy helping business owners take control of their finances, while minimising their tax liabilities.

Business owners have never faced more challenges; the increase in the minimum wage and ever competitive job market, the introduction of Making Tax Digital, the impact of Brexit, continuous tax changes…
Secret Solway Tours at Solway Connections
We are a small specialist tour guide business based close to Carlisle.  We run guided Secret Solway tours of the Cumbrian Solway plains and the beautiful Solway Firth coast.  Our tours include visits to less well known historic sites, important Solway wildlife habitats and lots of ‘tales of the unexpected’ from history and the people of the Solway area.  
Solway Communications
Solway Communications has equipped Carlisle with an exceptional quality telecommunications network with guaranteed capacities - read more in our full listing
Story Contracting
Story Contracting strive to understand what the customer wants and then we deliver that goal.
Story Homes
The team at Story Homes are committed to building homes they would be proud to live in themselves tomorrow and in 50 years time.
System People
System People are an established Cumbrian based company, who for over 15 years have been providing bespoke business solutions and support to individuals and companies.
Tech4Office Equipment
Tech4 are specialist suppliers of mono and colour digital photocopiers, printers, fax and multi-functional products. We offer a complete service including Sales, Maintenance, Repairs & Supplies for all manufacturers.
The Cumberland
Established in 1850, we are Cumbria’s largest financial institution and the UK’s 10th largest building society. We have 34 branches mainly in Cumbria and Dumfriesshire, but extending to Lancaster and Preston in North Lancashire and Haltwhistle in Northumberland. We offer a wide range of residential mortgage products and have a commercial lending division, an estate agency, a financial advice service and an IFA subsidiary. Read more....
The Halston Aparthotel
The Halston Aparthotel brings a whole new experience to the Great Border City of Carlisle, offering luxury, city centre, self-catering accommodation, a popular and highly rated bar & bistro, a fully equipped spa and extensive function and events facilities in the magnificent setting of one of Carlisle’s most celebrated Edwardian buildings.
Thomas Graham
Thomas Graham & Sons Ltd, steel stockholders & industrial supplies since 1892.

Thomas Graham & Sons Ltd. is one of Cumbria’s largest steel stockholders and industrial supplies merchants, locally employing nearly 150 staff in four branches across the North West of England, supplying to companies all over the United Kingdom.

From first contact, through to after sales care, our staff ensures that the customer is getting the right product at the right price. Read more on our main page
Thomas Jardine and Co
We are a borders family business proud of our roots in the food sector, we help you realign your strategy to meet your current situation. We are also proud owners of the Guild in Carlisle a space for your business to collaborate and grow. Give us a call and we will have a chat over a coffee…what’s the worst that can happen?
Tullie House
Discover, explore and enjoy award winning Tullie House, Carlisle, where historic collections, contemporary art and family fun are brought together in one impressive museum and art gallery.
Ultimate Security and Investigation Ltd
Ultimate is a company providing a flexible yet affordable approach to your Security and Fire Safety solutions.
University of Cumbria
The University of Cumbria works in partnership with the business community to help support innovation, enterprise and skills development in our local economy. We have worked with over 1,000 businesses on consultancy projects, contract research, tailored training, student placements, internships, leadership development and graduate recruitment solutions. Give us a challenge and we’ll give you an innovative solution.
Upbeat Productions
Hy from Hydrant

Hydrant, a refreshingly transparent digital agency who solve problems, build solutions and support you. We set-out to be different and have spent the past decade doing exactly that. The company began in Carlisle, and this is where our main production office remains, situated in the heart of Carlisle’s historic quarter.
Warwick Mill Business Village
Warwick Mill now stands as North Cumbria’s premier business address providing a unique mix of meetings rooms, industrial space, serviced and non serviced offices. With excellent transport links, superb connectivity and first class service we take the hassle out of running meetings and premises leaving you free to build your business. Our commitment to ensuring the future of Warwick Mill is seen in our use of sustainable energy including electricity turbines using the former mill race, solar panels and biomass boilers as well as our investment in facilities for cyclists and our proximity to public transport.

Call or visit us today to discover why we are the perfect place to do business.
Watchtree Nature Reserve
Watchtree Nature reserve is a truly inspiring place for both wildlife and people.

Discover the many trails and enchanted woodlands, watch amazing birds from the hides, explore the cycle tracks or learn about the reserves rich history and wildlife with your school or group.

Nature Reserve: walks, orienteering trails, bird hides and cafe etc. OPEN DAILY 9am – 4:45pm
WM Photo
Will is a Carlisle-based photographer who trains his camera on the huge variety of people, locations and activities which make up the dynamic Cumbrian business scene. He specialises in corporate portraits and press and PR photography but has also worked in product photography and conference photography. Previous clients include Tier 1 and 2 players in the nuclear industry and local authorities as well as local SMEs, national retailers and press and design agencies and his work has featured in national magazines.
Wombat Creative
We’re Wombat Creative and we do things differently.

Working with Wombat you don’t get just a talented web designer who creates great looking, functional websites, you get a whole team each with their own skill set. Web design has moved on, and so should you. It's become more technical and requires specialists in a number of disciplines to create a website that is going to deliver results.
World Health Innovation Summit
World Health Innovation Summit is a platform for all to share and inspire ideas that can help improve health and social care around the world. Our first summit is in Cumbria March 2016 and we have further summits planned in London and Austria in 2016 with Brazil, India and Ghana scheduled for 2017. Our strapline is "Together, We Inspire"