News archive - 2019

Cumbria Village Halls Network gets online!

Cumbria Village Halls Network gets online!

6th December 2019

Members of the Cumbria Village Halls Network got together last week for a free workshop on using websites and social media. The group met in the...

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£300,000 refurbishment and national award for Hunsonby Community Centre

£300,000 refurbishment and national award for Hunsonby Community Centre

27th November 2019

Not only have the dedicated volunteers at Hunsonby Community Centre raised £300,000 to refurbish their community building, they’ve also been...

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Innovation Award in memory of Geoff Brown

4th September 2019

ACTion with Communities in Cumbria (ACT) is holding a community innovation competition in memory of a past colleague. Geoff Brown worked with ACT...

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Community Led Housing Hub launched in Glenridding

Community Led Housing Hub launched in Glenridding

26th July 2019

ACTion with Communities in Cumbria (ACT) launched the new Cumbria & Lancaster Community Led Housing Hub at an event in Glenridding Village Hall...

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Growing ACTion

Growing ACTion

22nd May 2019

ACTion with Communities in Cumbria (ACT) are delighted to welcome Gareth Douglas-Brown and Katie Milburn to their growing team as two new...

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Lakeland Canoe Club takes ownership of four new river kayaks

Lakeland Canoe Club takes ownership of four new river kayaks

30th April 2019

The Lakeland Canoe Club are based in Kendal and has been in existence for sixty-seven years they have fifty-two members from around the South...

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Rural Economy Inquiry Report Supports the Call for a Rural Strategy

29th April 2019

As the rural and community charity for Cumbria, ACTion with Communities in Cumbria (ACT) supports the recent national call for a rural strategy....

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Lake District World Heritage Status…Questions, questions!

Lake District World Heritage Status…Questions, questions!

3rd April 2019

Community development charity ACTion with Communities in Cumbria hosted forty community representatives keen to raise questions about the value...

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Communities prepare for national village halls celebration

16th January 2019

ACTion with Communities in Cumbria is encouraging communities across the county to take part in the second annual Village Halls Week. This...

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ACT Annual General Meeting

Online using Zoom

Starts: Wed 21st October 2020, 10.00 am

Ends: Wed 21st October 2020, 11.30 am

ACT Annual General Meeting and launch of Annual Review 2019/2020 showcasing highlights of the...

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Past events

Community Buildings Discussion Group:

Online using Zoom

Starts: Wed 16th September 2020, 10.00 am

Ends: Wed 16th September 2020, 11.00 am

Community Buildings Discussion Group, (online using Zoom), Wednesday 16th ...

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Community Buildings Discussion Group

Online using Zoom

Starts: Tue 15th September 2020, 7.00 pm

Ends: Tue 15th September 2020, 8.00 pm

Community Buildings Discussion Group, (online using Zoom), Tuesday 15th ...

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Community Buildings Event

Online using Zoom

Starts: Sat 12th September 2020, 10.00 am

Ends: Sat 12th September 2020, 12.00 pm

Community Buildings Event, (online using Zoom), Saturday 12th September ...

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Community Buildings Event Follow Up Discussion Group

Online using Zoom

Starts: Thu 6th August 2020, 7.00 pm

Ends: Thu 6th August 2020, 8.00 pm

Community Buildings Event Follow Up Discussion Group. This is one of three follow up discussion...

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Community Buildings Event Follow Up Discussion Group

Online using Zoom

Starts: Wed 5th August 2020, 10.00 am

Ends: Wed 5th August 2020, 11.00 am

Community Buildings Event Follow Up Discussion Group. This is one of three follow up discussion...

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Community Buildings Event Follow Up Discussion Group

Online using Zoom

Starts: Tue 4th August 2020, 7.00 pm

Ends: Tue 4th August 2020, 8.00 pm

Community Buildings Event Follow Up Discussion Group. This is one of three follow up discussion...

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Community Buildings Event

Online using Zoom

Starts: Sat 1st August 2020, 10.00 am

Ends: Sat 1st August 2020, 11.30 am

Community Buildings Event, (online using Zoom), Saturday 1st August, 10 - 11.30am. Online...

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Community Buildings Event

Community Buildings Event

Online using Zoom

Starts: Sat 27th June 2020, 10.00 am

Ends: Sat 27th June 2020, 12.00 pm

By zoom video conferencing or phone. We are trying a socially distanced...

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