Rusland Horizons booklet

Rusland Horizons Booklet

Rusland Horizons is a group of projects which has helped to maintain and improve the landscape in an area centred on the Rusland Valley in South Lakeland. Projects have focused on traditional skills, woodland management, wildlife, local history, archaeology, access to the countryside and engagement with local people. Designworks was…...
The Bikeability Trust Annual Report

Bikeability Trust Annual Review

The Bikeability Trust is a Charitable Incorporated Organisation whose object is to advance the education of the public in general (and particularly amongst children) on the subject of cycling. The Trust appointed Designworks to design and publish its first annual review of the national Bikeability cycle training programme. The reviews…...
Softcat

Softcat Website

Softcat is one of the UK’s leading IT infrastructure providers. The company has an annual turnover of £1b, employs over 1,200 people across 7 offices in the UK and has recently opened its first overseas operation in Dublin. Designworks worked with London based, recruitment marketing agency, WDAD Communications to deliver…...
Ullswater Steamers

Ullswater ‘Steamers’ Logo Design

Designworks has worked with Ullswater ‘Steamers’ for over ten years so it was an honour to develop their logo. The logo celebrates the ‘Steamers’ 160th anniversary with a modern design which uses a san serif font and icons to represent the ‘Steamer’ and Ullswater lake. The main focus of the…...
Proptek website

Proptek Website

Proptek is one of the world’s leading propagation technology companies. The company design and produce propagation trays and containers for commercial propagation nurseries globally but predominantly in the USA. We worked closely with Proptek on the design of the WordPress website and developed eleven template pages to be used throughout the site.…...
Westlakes Science Park app

Westlakes Science Park STEAM Trail App

Westlakes Science Park is a technology business park located in west Cumbria. Designworks worked with BEC and Design Code in developing an app as part of a STEAM trail. The trail is targeted mainly at schools to boost understanding of Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Maths (STEAM) subjects. As well as app development,…...
Hackney and Leigh

Hackney & Leigh Estate Agency Website

Hackney & Leigh is the South Lakes leading property agent with high street offices in Ambleside, Arnside, Carnforth, Grange-Over-Sands, Kirkby Lonsdale, Kendal and two offices in Windermere. Hackney & Leigh's brief to Designworks was to design and build a user-friendly site which would be easy for the client to maintain and update.…...

SiEntries website design and branding

SiEntries Ltd support race entries and club memberships for a large number of organisations through their website www.sientries.co.uk The main requirements were to modernise the website and review their branding/logo and potentially to change their customer-facing branding in-line with any new website design. Over 50% of visitors access the website via…...
Barton Church

Church of St Michael, Barton website and leaflet

The Church of St Michael, Barton is a 12th century Norman Church with a very rich history. The church was built on a pre-historic site from local sandstone by an order of Augustinian monks and, over the centuries, it has been extended which is detailed in the website's interactive floorplan. Historic interest…...

The Eden Heritage Project app and leaflets

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…...
Holker Hall

Holker Hall and Cartmel Racecourse Websites

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, Burlington Stone and…...
Bikeability Award

The Association of Bikeability Schemes – Bikeability Awards

Congratulations to all those who won an award at the 2018 Bikeability Conference, hosted by TABS in Islington Assembly Halls, London on 17th May. We designed and worked with the manufacturer in producing these engraved beech plaques complete with sublimation printed logo. A fitting prize for the first ever awards programme…...
GDPR

The General Data Protection Regulation

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a law on data protection and privacy for all individuals.  It becomes enforceable on 25 May 2018. We have set out guidelines on what you need to do and what we can do for you. What you need to do: Re-write your Privacy Policy according to the ICO…...

Cumbria Tourism Attractions Guide

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 in a total…...
Operation Close Pass

Cumbria Police Operation Close Pass signage

It was great to be part of the launch for Operation Close Pass in Cumbria. The initiative is designed to proactively identify and educate drivers who pass too closely to cyclists. Designworks worked with Cumbria Police to design the road signage and provide a clear message – Pass Cyclists Safely.…...
Lake District Foundation

Lake District Foundation Branding and Website

The Lake District Foundation works to inspire businesses, visitors and other donors to support projects and programmes of work across the Lake District. The Lake District Foundation was established as a charity in August 2017. Prior to this, under the name Nurture Lakeland, the organisation had been working for 23 years to…...
Arbon Socks

Arbon Socks Branding, Print Design and Website

Arbon Socks, based in the Lake District, produces luxury, British-made socks from natural fibres. The yarns are sourced, spun, dyed and knitted in the UK to create an environmentally-friendly, quality product. Designworks created the logo, branding and website for Arbon Socks. The branding utilises clean typography and colourblocks that help…...
Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to all our clients and suppliers. We look forward to working with you all in 2018. We will be closed from Friday 22nd December until Tuesday 2nd January. Instead of sending Christmas cards, the money we spend on cards and postage is donated to…...
Hillcroft Park

Hillcroft Park Branding and Website

Hillcroft Park is an award-winning, family run, holiday park near Ullswater. The park offers a wide range of overnight stays including traditional seasonal camping, camping pods, luxury lodges and fully-equipped, year-round self-catering cottages. To stay ahead of other Lake District holiday parks, Hillcroft Park embarked on a rebrand which included: brand…...
James Cropper app

James Cropper PLC Android and iOS Mobile App

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…...
Adventure Guide

Cumbria Tourism’s Adventure and Outdoor Guide

The Adventure Guide is the first of two guides which Designworks is producing for Cumbria Tourism this year. The Attraction's guide will follow later in 2017. The Cumbria Tourism Adventure Guide showcases what's on offer for adventure seekers when they visit the Lake District, Cumbria. From an easy walk to…...

Morecambe Bay Partnership Electric Bike Website

Morecambe Bay Partnership is a charity that brings funding to the Morecambe Bay area.  The Partnership's charitable work benefits the communities, heritage and environment around the Bay. Morecambe Bay Partnership's most notable project is the Bay Cycle Way. Launched in 2015, the cycle way has opened up the Bay to new…...
Friends of the Lake District

Friends of the Lake District Appeal for Support Brochure

Friends of the Lake District is an independent charity and the only membership organisation dedicated to protecting and enhancing Cumbria’s landscapes. We designed a brochure for Friends of the Lake District that appeals for support and aims to generate donations for their key projects. These projects range from protecting the Lake…...
mycumbria

Cumbria Tourism’s MyCumbria Website

MyCumbria is a Cumbria Tourism membership scheme exclusively for Cumbrian residents, offering discounts and special offers on attractions, food and drink, leisure activities and shops throughout the entire county. We developed a WordPress website for the client. The site is built around the listed businesses which offer MyCumbria discounts. The site…...