Mon 27 June 2022

University kicks off preseason training for League One club

Preseason training for Sky Bet League One contenders Morecambe FC has kicked off at the University of Cumbria in Lancaster. The Shrimps’ first-team squad members have spent their first day back for preseason training at the Bowerham Road campus. Led by lecturer Xavier Smith and colleagues within the university’s Institute of Health, undergraduate students on the BSc (Hons) Sport Rehabilitation degree programme have put the professional footballers through a series of human performance tests.

Morecambe FC first team squad starts preseason training for 2022-23 season at University of Cumbria (Lancaster) on 23 June 2022. PR2361

Wed 22 June 2022

‘Deep Time’: New Public Art Programme featuring leading contemporary artists announced for Lake District Coast

A lesser-known stretch of England’s rugged North West coast is the inspiration for a new public art commissions programme announced today and launching in spring 2023. The project, supported by the University of Cumbria's Centre for National Parks and Protected Areas, is called Deep Time: Commissions for the Lake District Coast and draws on the varied landscape and rich heritage of West Cumbria, its people and place.

Haverigg estuary, 2020. Photo (C) Sam Scales. Courtesy of Copeland Borough Council.jpg - for DEEP TIME CNPPA story PR2359