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  • SOUTH LAKES & NORTH LANCASHIRE

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  • MEET YOUR AREA CO-ORDINATORS

    These guys are going to make sure you have the best summer ever!

    Victoria Carter

    Twitter @InspiraVicC

    Want to ask Victoria a question about NCS? You can call Victoria on 07812224455 or email victoria.carter@inspira.org.uk

    Tom Slater

    Twitter @InspiraTomS

    Want to ask Tom a question about NCS? You can call Tom on

    07812224483 or email tom.slater@inspira.org.uk

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  • 🌄 PHASE 1 DEPARTUREs 🌄

    Please arrive at least 20 minutes before departure.

     

    ** PLEASE NOTE UPDATED BUS TIMES FOR WAVE 1 **

    Wave 1

    Departing Monday 3rd July

    8.30am Kendal Leisure Centre

    9am Carnforth Train Station

    9.20am Morecambe Train Station

    9.50am Lancaster Bus Station

     

    Returning Friday 7th July

    ETA 2.30pm Lancaster Bus Station

    ETA 3pm Morecambe Train Station

    ETA 3.20pm Carnforth Train Station

    ETA 3.50pm Kendal Leisure Centre

    Wave 2

    Departing Monday 10th July

    10am Lancaster Bus Station

    10.30am Morecambe Train Station

    10.50am Carnforth Train Station

    11.20am Kendal Leisure Centre

     

    Returning Friday 14th July

    ETA 3.40pm Kendal Leisure Centre

    ETA 4pm Carnforth Train Station

    ETA 4.30pm Morecambe Train Station

    ETA 5pm Lancaster Bus Station

    Wave 3

    Departing Monday 17th July

    10am Lancaster Bus Station

    10.30am Morecambe Train Station

    10.50am Carnforth Train Station

    11.20am Kendal Leisure Centre

     

    Returning Friday 21st July

    ETA 2.30pm Kendal Leisure Centre

    ETA 3pm Carnforth Train Station

    ETA 3.20pm Morecambe Train Station

    ETA 3.40pm Lancaster Bus Station

    Wave 4

    Departing Monday 31st July

    10am Lancaster Bus Station

    10.30am Morecambe Train Station

    10.50am Carnforth Train Station

    11.20am Kendal Leisure Centre

     

    Returning Friday 4th August

    ETA 2.30pm Kendal Leisure Centre

    ETA 3pm Carnforth Train Station

    ETA 3.20pm Morecambe Train Station

    ETA 3.40pm Lancaster Bus Station

    Wave 5

    Departing Monday 7th August

    10am Lancaster Bus Station

    10.30am Morecambe Train Station

    10.50am Carnforth Train Station

    11.20am Kendal Leisure Centre

     

    Returning Friday 11th August

    ETA 2.30pm Kendal Leisure Centre

    ETA 3pm Carnforth Train Station

    ETA 3.20pm Morecambe Train Station

    ETA 3.40pm Lancaster Bus Station

  • what happens on phase 1

  • 🍳 PHASE 2 departures 🍳

    Please arrive at least 20 minutes before departure

    Wave 1

    Departing Monday 10th July

    10am Kendal Leisure Centre

     

    If you're not travelling on the bus from Kendal please meet us at University of Cumbria in Lancaster Campus Reception at 11am

     

    Returning Friday 14th July

    ETA 3.45pm Kendal Leisure Centre

     

    If you're not travelling on the bus to Kendal please arrange to be collected from University of Cumbria in Lancaster Campus Reception at 3pm

    Wave 2

    Departing Monday 17th July

    10am Lancaster Bus Station

    10.30am Morecambe Train Station

    10.50am Carnforth Train Station

    11.20am Kendal Leisure Centre

     

    Returning Friday 21st July

    ETA 3.45pm Kendal Leisure Centre

    ETA 4.15pm Carnforth Train Station

    ETA 4.35pm Morecambe Train Station

    ETA 5.05pm Lancaster Bus Station

    Wave 3

    Departing Monday 24th July

    10am Lancaster Bus Station

    10.30am Morecambe Train Station

    10.50am Carnforth Train Station

    11.20am Kendal Leisure Centre

     

    Returning Friday 28th July

    ETA 3.45pm Kendal Leisure Centre

    ETA 4.15pm Carnforth Train Station

    ETA 4.35pm Morecambe Train Station

    ETA 5.05pm Lancaster Bus Station

    Wave 4

    Departing Monday 7th August

    10am Kendal Leisure Centre

     

    If you're not travelling on the bus from Kendal please meet us at University of Cumbria in Lancaster Campus Reception at 11am

     

    Returning Friday 11th August

    ETA 3.45pm Kendal Leisure Centre

     

    If you're not travelling on the bus to Kendal please arrange to be collected from University of Cumbria in Lancaster Campus Reception at 3pm

    Wave 5

    Departing Monday 14th August

    10am Kendal Leisure Centre

     

    If you're not travelling on the bus from Kendal please meet us at University of Cumbria in Lancaster Campus Reception at 11am

     

    Returning Friday 18th August

    ETA 3.45pm Kendal Leisure Centre

     

    If you're not travelling on the bus to Kendal please arrange to be collected from University of Cumbria in Lancaster Campus Reception at 3pm

  • what happens on phase 2

  • PHASE 1 & 2 LOCATIONS

    Click on the map pins to find out where you're going. Blue pins show Phase 1 locations, while purple pins show Phase 2 locations.

  • KIT LIST

    You don't need to worry about buying things specifically for the residentials, as we will provide all the required specialist equipment. However, if you do own waterproofs or walking boots feel free to bring them.

     

    Although all equipment is provided for you, a £10 deposit will be required by the outdoor centre. This money will be refunded to you upon departure, provided all the equipment has been returned. We also suggest you bring an additional £10 per week if you would like to buy snacks or other items while on programme.

    What NOT to bring

    We are not able to insure personal belongings such as mobile phones, iPods, cameras, jewellery, watches etc. If you choose to bring these items, it will be at your own risk. You are advised to leave any unnecessary or expensive items at home.

     

    All types of knives, drugs and alcohol are prohibited, this applies to all parts of the programme.

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  • WRITERS & VLOGGERS WANTED!

    We're looking for budding writers and vloggers to keep a diary of their NCS experiences. Those selected will see their efforts published on our website and social media channels, and could also be published in their local newspaper! Interested?

    Email Kate Wright for more info.

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

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