Dr Geoff Jolliffe, Chair of Morecambe Bay Clinical Commissioning Group, has been appointed as an Advisor to the Board at University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust (UHMBT). Geoff is supporting the Integrated Care System (ICS) on system reform and his professional experience, together with his wider knowledge of the Morecambe Bay area, make […]
Blackpool Council is helping local young people into work via the government’s Kickstart Scheme, which provides funding to create job placements for 16 to 24-year-olds on Universal Credit who are at risk of long-term unemployment. As a registered Kickstart gateway, the council is acting as an intermediary for local employers to help them get the […]
Windermere Lake Cruises has welcomed its first coach party in five months as lockdown restrictions relax in line with latest Government guidelines. The return of coach parties and group travel is seen as vital to help the tourism industry and local businesses in the area which have been hard hit by the economic impact of […]
Chris popped in to chat about what new movies are coming up on the screen once the centre reopens on the 20th May.
Health care colleagues working in the Lancashire and South Cumbria Integrated Care System have volunteered to be one of the first of a small number of areas in the country to formally ‘accelerate’ the restoration of services. Being part of this ambitious Government initiative is great news for patients in the region, particularly those whose […]
Communities across Morecambe Bay have sent a strong signal to Government on proposals for local government reorganisation. A Government minister confirmed that there had been a significant number of responses on The Bay proposal during a recent consultation, which closed on 19 April. He also indicated that the majority of email responses received in the […]
One of Cumbria’s smallest museums – the Quaker Tapestry Museum in Kendal – is delighted to be welcoming visitors back from Tuesday 18 May as part of the government’s four-phase reopening plan for England. Their reopening marks 40 years since a chance remark, by an 11-year-old boy, led to the creation of one of the […]
Plans have today been revealed for the Winter Gardens Blackpool to reopen from Monday 17 May 2021. The Box Office and Mazzei Cafe will reopen along with The Old Victoria Bar featuring live entertainment daily. Live socially distanced events will return from 30 May including comedy, live music, family shows and much more. Venue tours […]
Mark Bolton from Triarom popped in to chat about computer issues and answered questions submitted by listeners. If you have any questions for our computer expert to answer next month you can send us a message here.
Windermere Lake Cruises has undertaken a complex operation to return its newest vessel MV ‘Swift’ back to the water after undergoing routine checks to ensure she is shipshape for the new visitor season. Swift became the biggest boat to be launched onto England’s longest lake in 80 years when she made her maiden voyage on […]