West Cumbrian MP Hosts Sellafield Trailblazers Event

Jamie Reed MP recently hosted an event in Parliament to mark Sellafield Ltd being chosen to act as a ‘Trailblazer’ for new apprenticeships. Sellafield is charged with decommissioning Europe’s most complex nuclear site and is currently developing new project management apprenticeship standards for the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS) – as a … More West Cumbrian MP Hosts Sellafield Trailblazers Event

Cumbrian MPs Proudly Showcase County’s Businesses in Parliament

Cumbrian MPs Jamie Reed and Tim Farron have extended their thanks to everyone who worked to make the Parliamentary Cumbria Day 2016 a success. The event, which was attended by Parliamentarians from across the country, Council representatives and others, was a showcase of Cumbrian business and produce, and a valuable national networking opportunity. The event … More Cumbrian MPs Proudly Showcase County’s Businesses in Parliament

Blog on the Sense report: Realising Aspiration for All

There are over 100,000 people of working age who are deafblind and living in the UK. However, a new report from the disability charity Sense, has revealed that, although many of them are keen to enter the workforce, only a shocking 4% of 18 to 24-year-olds who are deafblind are actually in employment – a … More Blog on the Sense report: Realising Aspiration for All