10 Dec

Christmas Lunch 2018

12:30 PM - The Auctioneer, Rosehill Estate, Carlisle, CA1 2RW

Headway North Cumbria will be holding its Christmas Lunch in the Function Room at The Auctioneer, Rosehill Estate, Carlisle CA1 2RW on Monday 10 December 2018. Please meet there at 12:30. Lunch will be served at 13:00. The meal will comprise three courses followed by coffee and mints.  The cost for the lunch for attendees will be £5 a head, payable in advance. Natalie Simpson will start taking names for the event in October.  Members wishing to attend will be need to secure their place by confirming which of the four main courses they would like.....

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25 Feb

AMF Bowling

12:45 PM - AMF Bowling, Currock Road, Carlisle CA2 4AS

At AMF Bowling we have a passion for bringing families and friends together for affordable fun and healthy competition, giving everyone who visits our centres that feel-good factor.  A visit here isn’t just about the brilliant bowling… it’s about enjoying good times together, and that’s why we’re proud to offer so much great entertainment under one roof.   On Monday 25 February 2019 Headway North Cumbria will be ten-pin bowling at AMF Bowling in Carlisle. We will meet at 12:45 with the first frame at 13:00.  Attendees will have the opportunity to.....

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11 Mar

Lakes Distillery Tour

The Lakes Distillery, Smetmurthy, Bassenthwaite Lake, Cumbria, CA13 9SJ

"The Lakes Distillery is Cumbria’s only distillery producing the Lakes Gin, the Lakes Vodka, the ONE (a British Isles blended whisky) and what will become our signature spirit, the Lakes Malt (first bottle due in 2018).  Opened in December 2014, The Lakes Distillery is housed in a beautiful restored Victorian cattle farm, with handmade copper stills and an award-winning on-site Bistro.  As one of the ‘best new distilleries in the world’ (Time Out, New York), The Lakes Distillery offers a first class visitors centre with whisky tours & tutored tastings.....

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22 Mar

Look Ahead in the North 2019

Calvert Trust, Kielder Water and Forest Park, Hexham, Northumberland, NE48 1BS

Look Ahead in the North 2019 will be held over the period 22-24 March 2019 at the Calvert Trust, Kielder Water & Forest Park.  Full details will follow nearer the time. Headway North Cumbria has currently been allocated 10 vacancies for this event, though, as in previous years, we have requested additional places.  As before, the branch will be making a contribution towards the costs of attendance so the cost per individual to participate will be £90. Anyone wishing to participate should declare an interest to Natalie Simpson who will be coordinating the Branch.....

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20 May

Action For Brain Injury Week 2019

The dates of Action for Brain Injury Week have been announced for 2019 by Headway UK.  The dates chosen are a week later than usual – running from 20-26 May 2019.  Hats for Headway Day will take place on Friday 24 May 2019 though Headway North Cumbria will recognise the event during its Day Centre session on Monday 20 May 2019. More details will follow in due course.

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27 Jul

Platty+ – Watersports on Derwentwater

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Lodore Boat Landings, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5UX

On 27 July 2019 we will be heading off to Derwentwater for water sports with our friends at Platty+. Platty+ is a small friendly family run water sports centre based on the shores of Derwentwater experienced in dealing with individuals and groups, children and adults (including those with special needs), families with young children, corporate groups and school parties.  They are offering a two hour programme that will run from 10 am to 12 noon with attendees being given the opportunity to go on the water in a canoe, kayak, or dragon boat......

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