1. As part of Enterprise Week 2008, Furness Enterprise and FYP hosted an Apprentice event at Waterside House in Barrow.

    Two teams, with participants drawn from Furness College and Barrow Sixth Form College, competed head-to-head in a challenge to develop a business idea. They had to undertake market research and then pitch their ideas to Sir Alan Sugar (David Lurie) and his team of advisors.

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  2. The Bleach House Gallery have selected a wide range of artists and designers, working within a fifty mile radius of Ulverston who are all passionate about the work they produce.

    Laura Barnett shows Phil around the gallery, explaining the motivation behind the exhibition and providing an insight into some of the work which is being showcased.

    More info: http://www.bleachhouse.co.uk
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    Exhibitors include: Allan Wilson, Jan Thirlwell, Jo Vincent, Tina Balmer, Joy Grindrod, Rose Bugler, Mike Rollins, Doreen Jackson, Sue Fletcher, Jo-Anna Duncalf, Caroline Anderson, Helen McKenna, Mary Stark, Chris Thorp, Laura Barnett and Vicki Mulligan.

    A wide range of media will be represented in this exhibition, including photography, printmaking, fine art, glass, ceramics, jewellery and textiles.

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  3. Imran Hakim of iTeddy and Dragon's Den fame came to Barrow to talk about his experience of setting up a ground-breaking business.

    Camera: Tom Lloyd
    Editor: Phil Powell

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  4. On 19th May 2008, Phil Powell presented a business masterclass which aimed to demystify the modern-day internet, and show how it can be easily put to use by any business – large or small.

    This event was organised in association with Furness Enterprise, and the presentation is here for you to watch in it's entirety.

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  5. Sally Broom explains about Furness Young Professionals, and their ambitions for the future.

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