Category Archives: News

Car Boot Sale

Millom Network Centre held their first car boot sale/indoor table top sale at the end of February giving many people the first chance to look around the Millom Work and Skills Centre. Weather conditions meant that activities took place indoors and not using the Centre's large car park area.  The refreshments stall was well received…
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New support programme: Choices Cumbria

Choices is funded by the Big Lottery Fund and the European Social Fund it is a programme intended to help individuals in Allerdale and Copeland reach their potential, whether that be into training, job searching or employment. We understand that everyone's story is different so Groundwork NE & Cumbria and 11 specialised organisations have teamed…
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Town Centre Regeneration

Just a reminder that Mike Starkie warmly invites you to attend the exclusive launch of the £1 million Copeland Town Centre Regeneration Scheme. Friday, July 21 at Millom Network Centre, Salthouse Road, Millom from 9.30am to 11am Further details on the events page.
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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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Business Breakfast visited by Jackie Arnold

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 of the new work experience programme being delivered through the Copeland Partnership Programme (of which MNC represents this area) but…
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Tutors

Are you a qualified and experience Tutor/ trainer /instructor within construction,  if so and you would be interested in delivering construction based courses 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…
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Pedalling to prosperity

Copeland Borough Council Community Regeneration Officer, Eric Barker, gave a presentation on the recently prepared South Copeland Coast economic plan. A copy is available, please leave a comment below or contact Eric direct if you would like one. The South Copeland Coastal Communities Team (SCCCT) will work with partners and stakeholders to support and facilitate the development and…
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“More Tales from a Small Town”

More Tales from a Small Town on sale at Millom Work and Skills Centre. A selection of short stories and poems by students of the Adult Education class run by Millom Network Centre. £5 per copy. Contact Paul Stewart to purchase a copy.  Telephone (01229) 666025 or email: paul@millomnetworkcentre.co.uk
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Mindfulness at work

This week, corporate trainer Margaret Rose Johnston talked to the business breakfast about Mindfulness at Work. Awareness of the power of mindfulness techniques is gaining momentum.  The Mindfulness All-Party Parliamentary Group (MAPPG) report "Mindful Nation UK" had recently been launched at an event in parliament on October 20th. In essence mindfulness is a method of training the…
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