Watersports and recreational activities along Cumbria’s 100+ mile long west coast will soon be offered thanks to the Cumbria Coastal Activities Centre at Whitehaven, which is due to open in 2020 having been one of five projects selected for funding by the government.

£2.45m is being invested in the dedicated water sports and recreation centre at Whitehaven Harbour, housed in a low-carbon building with an arts and community centre, along with a multi-purpose event and educational space. More information can be found here.