you know… that Whitehaven is in The Lake District and Tees Valley is
one of the most beautiful places in England!
The Northern Deanery comprises of four vocational training
schemes, Durham Tees Valley, East Cumbria, Northumbria and West
The deanery lies south of the border with Scotland and covers
Northumberland, Newcastle, Sunderland, Durham, Teeside and Cumbria.
This is a wonderful part of the country and you will undoubtedly
enjoy a quality lifestyle throughout your training with us. There
are abundant opportunities for outdoor pursuits (e.g. climbing, fell
walking, sailing, horse-riding etc.), particularly in the beautiful
Lake District, Northumberland National Park, Weardale, Teesdale and
the North Yorkshire Moors National Park. The cities and towns of the
region provide a range of historical and modern cultural experiences
as well as hosting renowned football, rugby and cricket clubs.