Lakes Aquarium

Lakes Aquarium

The Lakes Aquarium website is a small aquarium with freshwater and marine life, featuring an underwater otter tunnel and stingrays, based in the Lake District. The new website is a bespoke WordPress Content Managed site. It’s built using Responsive Web Design so it resizes according to screen size. The ecommerce allows…...

Historic England

Designworks worked with Historic England, Eden District Council and local heritage attractions in producing a heritage trail for Eden, Cumbria.  The project included design and print of four leaflets, developing a heritage trail app and design and production of display boards at Alston, Appleby, Kirkby Stephen and Penrith information centres. The Eden…...
James Cropper app

James Cropper plc

James Cropper PLC create some of the world’s most distinctive and technically advanced paper products, using materials from cotton and wood to carbon fibre. We have developed an app for James Cropper which was trialled at the recent Packaging Innovations & Luxury Packaging exhibition at London’s Olympia. The cross platform mobile…...
Cartmel Racecourse

Holker Hall and Cartmel Racecourse

The Holker Group is a long-established, family-owned group of businesses based locally in Cumbria and the Lake District. They combine the very best of British industry and enterprise with their time-honoured values of integrity, quality and tradition. Designworks created websites for three Holker Group businesses: Cartmel Racecourse and Holker Hall.…...
Miles Without Stiles

Lake District National Park

Project included: print management Miles without Stiles are walks within the Lake District National Park which are suitable for people with limited mobility, including wheelchair users, families with pushchairs, and the visually impaired. All 48 routes are available as removable A5-sized sheets in a cardboard ring binder that includes a plastic wallet…...
Designworks Umbrella

Designworks

We've added a bit of colour to the Auld Grey Town with our branded umbrellas. Our colourful, striped logo transforms into raindrops that run down from the top of the umbrella....
Cumbria Tourism Attractions Guide

Cumbria Tourism

Project included: print management Cumbria Tourism’s Attractions Guide is the must-have guide to the Lake District and Cumbria. The guide is packed full of things to see and do, featuring over 60 attractions. Designworks worked closely with Cumbria Tourism and translators to produce over 400,000 copies of the 2018 Attractions Guide…...
1863 signage

1863

Project included: branding, website and advertising 1863 Ullswater, is a newly refurbished property and offers visitors a bar, bistro and bedrooms. The owners, Anne and Mark, have invested heavily in the building and they provide their guests with the quality of a boutique hotel but the homely welcome of a traditional B&B. The signage is an…...

Sphere Project

The Sphere Project is a voluntary initiative that brings a wide range of humanitarian agencies together around a common aim - to improve the quality of humanitarian assistance. We worked closely with the Swiss based organisation in creating their identity and branding guidelines. The client's brief was to update the logo and create…...

Lakes and Dales Loop

The Lakes and Dales Loop is an iconic 196-mile on-road cycle route through the best of Cumbria’s countryside. Designworks successfully bid for two pieces of work relating to the project: Branding & Marketing Strategy and Delivering the Marketing Strategy. The branding process resulted in the naming of the cycle route ‘Lakes…...

Ullswater Way

Project included: flyer The Ullswater Way is a stunning 20 mile walking route around Ullswater. Designworks created the A3, folded to DL leaflet, to promote the route....

Kennedys Chocolates

Project included: leaflet and brochure Kennedys Fine Chocolates is a family handmade chocolate making company based in the village of Orton in Cumbria. The clients brief was to create a label for their luxury chocolates. The label uses the illustration of cacao tree. In order to emphasis luxury, the cacao pods…...

Lake District Estates

Project included: leaflet Lake District Estates is a family owned company. Their main areas of operation include residential lettings, caravan parks and visitor attractions, including Ullswater 'Steamers' and Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway. The banners, Designworks created, were part of suite of marketing material which was used at a Chinese exhibition to promote the UK and, in…...

Livestock Emergency Guidelines and Standards

Project included: website The LEGS (Livestock Emergency Guidelines & Standards) Project is an independent initiative that aims to improve the quality and livelihoods impact of livestock-related projects in humanitarian situations. The booklet provides a clear and concise documentation of LEGS' activities for the last 10 years. Graphics provide a visual representation of…...
Friends of the Lake District

Friends of the Lake District

Project included: leaflet and brochure Friends of the Lake District is an independent charity and the only membership organisation dedicated to protecting and enhancing Cumbria's landscapes. The bi-annual magazine for Friends of the Lake District was redesigned by Designworks with an aim to make it more visual. Previous editions of the…...

ETSOS

Project included: stationery, leaflets, email campaigns, folders and exhibition material ETSOS offers an advanced technology search ordering platform for Conveyancing teams and Estate Agents. Designworks created exhibition banners to market their product 'Quick Sale Ready'....

The Pod

Project included: stationery The Pod has evolved to be the market leading product in the intermediate accommodation sector, offering good value for money, unrivalled quality and providing great customer support. We created several sales' brochures for the UK and European market The contemporary design gives prospective buyers in-depth information on the building and the…...

Langdale Chase

Project included: business card and stationery The Langdale Chase Hotel, an elegant country house hotel, is idyllically situated for weddings. The hotel is set within three acres of beautifully landscaped gardens, the grounds extend to Windermere and it’s the winner of ‘Best View in Britain’ Award. The Langdale Chase commissioned Designworks to create an A4…...

Drive Less See More

Project included: illustration The Cumbria Tourism Green Traveller’s guide is now an online brochure as well as in printed form. The guide is packed full of tips on where to stay, points of interest, where to find great local food, and itineraries that allow you to head off the beaten track and explore…...

Brockhole

Project included: signage Brockhole on Windermere is a not-for-profit attraction run by the Lake District National Park Authority. The site includes: gardens, playground, Treetop Nets and café. Designworks worked with Brockhole's café to create their menu complete with illustrations....

Blade & Rose

Project included: web development Blade & Rose is a leading British children’s clothing company based in Kendal. For the 2016 brochure, Blade & Rose decided to work with Designworks along with a new photographer. The professional photography made the design process much more straightforward. The vibrancy of the photography carried across…...

Rusland Horizons

Project included: illustration, leaflets, posters, banners and branding guidelines Rusland Horizons is a programme of projects which are focused on the natural and cultural heritage of the scheme area in South Lakeland, Cumbria. It aims to involve people in restoring and enhancing the unique wooded landscape of the area. The illustration…...

The Green Rooms

We’ve given The Green Rooms a brand refresh whilst creating new marketing material, including a brochure and a gift voucher wallet. The Green Rooms offer spa and beauty treatments from the Castle Green Hotel, Kendal. The design boasts a strong colour palette - the lime green gives a fresh, contemporary…...

Cumbria LEP

The Cumbria Local Enterprise Partnership provides a strategic lead in all activities contributing to the growth and vibrancy of the county’s economy. The identity had to represent many things and satisfy a diverse partnership. We decided to focus on a contemporary representation of Cumbria using the identifiable shape of the…...