UNISON is one of the UK’s largest trade unions, serving more than 1.3 million members. We represent full-time and part-time staff who provide public services, although they may be employed in both the public and private sectors.
UNISON represents and acts for members working in a range of public services and utilities. We represent members, negotiate and bargain on their behalf, campaign for better working conditions and pay and for public services.
Established in 1970 and with over 40 years of experience in the surfacing trade, we have the expertise to provide high quality machine laid tarmacadam to the domestic, commercial and industrial sectors. From public road surfacing to private driveways, we have the facilities to carry out large and small surfacing contracts.
We also hire our planing equipment for tarmac removal. Please don't hesitate to contact us for your free quote and expert advice about potential surfacing solutions to meet your requirements.
Lakeland Care Group is a Cumbrian care provider that now owns three modern and refurbished care facilities - Chichester Hall, Hames Hall and Holmewood - two of which are based in Cockermouth, one near Wigton.
Lakeland Care Group offers a bespoke, personalised care service within all settings, supporting people with physical disabilities with modern amenities.
All Lakeland Care Group care homes work with their local communities, providing venues for local clubs and societies and acting as a reference point where advice and experience can be shared on all aspects of care.
Lakeland Care Group has a team of professional care workers who support people within their care homes and offer support to each resident's family and friends as well.
Sandwith Roofing are professional roofing contractors from West Cumbria who specialize in the repair and installation of traditional Cumbria slate roofs. Established in 1978 by Joe Sandwith the company has built a solid reputation based on the quality of their work and a high level of customer satisfaction.
Joe is a true craftsman and backed by his dedicated team they have more than 100 years of roofing experience, there is literally nothing they have not seen before.
The company offers a full range of services, ranging from small repairs to major re-roofing work, and everything in between. Specializing in traditional slate they have worked on some of the areas landmark buildings including Rowrah & Armathwaite Hall’s, the Borrowdale Hotel and the Inn on the Lake at Glenridding.
Joe’s and his team are traditional time served master roofers, with many of them starting with the company straight out of school. Although they have a clear passion for Cumbrian slate they work with all kinds of roofing materials including stone slate, natural slate, plain tiling, lead work and other roof coverings. They take pride in their work knowing that they repair, refurbishes, restore and re-roof only to the highest of standards.