Westlakes Science & Technology Park
Situated on the fringe of the Lake District National Park in Cumbria, Westlakes Science & Technology Park provides a high quality working environment and, through its partners, is able to offer comprehensive Business Support services to organisations seeking new accommodation.
The University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) has a campus on the Science Park where it is delivering a range of courses at undergraduate, postgraduate and continuing professional development levels in nuclear science and technology, business leadership and management, governance, policy and decision making and for allied health professionals.
The University of Manchesterís Dalton Cumbrian Facility provides West Cumbria with a scientific research base that is unique in the UK and Europe. At the heart of the facility is an extensive irradiation capability, including a 5MV ion-beam accelerator and a self shielded Cobalt irradiator.