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Cumbria Chamber of Commerce Podcast

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Oct 11, 2018

The man driving plans for a nuclear power station in West Cumbria explains his strategy to save the project. 

NuGen’s £15bn plan for a nuclear power station at Moorside, next to Sellafield, would be the biggest private-sector investment Cumbria has ever seen.

But the project is in trouble. NuGen’s owner Toshiba...

Oct 4, 2018

A third of SME owners face difficulties in growing their businesses. Growth Hub adviser Adrian Luckham offers practical help.

Polling commissioned by the British Business Bank suggests that one-in-three business owners want to grow their businesses but are unsure how to do it.

In this podcast, Adrian Luckham, one of the...

Sep 20, 2018

Many businesses use WordPress to create and manage their websites. But big changes are coming. Our digital expert Paul Teague explains.

More than a quarter of all websites are created by and managed using WordPress, the most popular online publishing platform on the web.

But big changes are coming. The entire interface...

Sep 12, 2018

Lawyer Michael Bauer explains how businesses should respond to employment tribunal claims or, better still, avoid them altogether.

The number of employment tribunal claims has doubled since fees for bringing claims were abolished last year.

In this podcast employment lawyer Michael Bauer, of Cumbria...

Sep 6, 2018

Plans to develop the former armaments depot at Broughton Moor are taking off. We meet the man behind it all, Nigel Catterson.

Derwent Forest is set to become a model for sustainable living.

The Derwent Forest Development Consortium has unveiled a masterplan to make the former RN armaments depot at Broughton Moor into a...