Category Archives: Business

Work Experience opportunities for local organisations and businesses

Hi to all local businesses and organisations. Millom Network Centre (MNC) is your local charity organisation here to assist you in many ways including assisting individuals and businesses/organisations to develop. You may recently have heard about the new work experience programme being delivered through the Copeland Partnership Programme (of which MNC represents this area) but…
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What Wood Dan Design?

One of our participants at the MNC Unit3 Work and Skills Centre has just opened his Facebook Page marketing his Intarsia products. Each piece is unique and hand crafted. Please like his page and contact him if you think you would like to commission a gift for someone. https://www.facebook.com/whatwooddandesign  
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A week at Unit3 Work and Skills Centre

It has been a busy week at our Devonshire Road site. Two new participants have joined the scheme and are making great progress. Following some basic training in safe use of tools and joinery one has already built this fantastic garden bench and is moving on to more ambitious projects. The other has been discussing website design…
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Tutors

Are you a qualified and experience Functional Skills Tutor? if so and you would be interested in delivering Functional English please contact MNC on either 01229 719650 or 01229 666025 for an informal chat. Or email enquiries@millomnetworkcentre.co.uk All teaching positions are dependent on sufficient employment checks, enhanced CRB, references, funding, sufficient enrolments and compliance to…
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Elected Mayor of Copeland budget consultation with businesses

The Elected Mayor Of Copeland Mike Starkie gave a presentation on Copeland Borough Council’s Budget Proposals for 2016/17 at the Millom and District Business Breakfast this morning. Mr Starkie was joined by  Copeland Borough Council staff Julie Betteridge and Mike Graham. A document was tabled with detailed strategy proposals including plans to target four town centres for regeneration, Millom being one of…
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Feel fantastic party (WRG)

This evening the Millom and district Woman's rural growth network met at the Glow With Health studios near St George's Terrace for a Feel Fantastic Party. Owner Bella Howse had organised some enjoyable activities all related to feeling great about ourselves. She claims on her website that she is sometimes very naughty and describes herself as…
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Choose South Cumbria

South Cumbria is a fantastic place to live and has a vibrant and diverse range of employers and small businesses. Millom Network Centre support local people in the Millom area and beyond to maximise their chances of success in employment, expanding an existing business or new venturing into new start-ups. A new website choosesouthcumbria.co.uk highlights why South…
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Chinese language and culture

MNC ran a successful four week course on Chinese language and culture given by tutor Qinghong Zhang (Amy).  You can follow Amy on her twitter account. Amy is a native Chinese speaker qualified with a Mandarin tutoring certificate and having years of Mandarin and Chinese Culture tutoring experience. She also has a professional Mandarin broadcasting background and has worked…
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Safe winter driving

November 7th 2014 This week the Ladybirds met at the new Training and Skills centre located at Unit 3, Devonshire Road Millom. Ray Cole gave an important presentation on keeping safe when driving in the winter. Ray is a retired police officer with many years experience of policing Cumbria's roads. He has had to deal…
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