Young professionals from the service industry in west Cumbria have gone to tourism school to learn more about what the area has to offer visitors to the area.
The women from companies from across the west of the county were being trained by the West Cumbria Tourism board who hope the girls will become embassadors for the area, able to tell tourists what they can do when they stay.
Millions of visitors come to the Lake District every year and the West Cumbria Tourism board want more to visit the western Lakes.Winder Hall in Lorton sent along two members of staff. Antonia Dawson is the events manager and was surprised at how little she knew the ares where she works.
A new campaign is being launched to try to draw more visitors to an area of Cumbria.
Staff from Tourist Information Centres are touring the area around Tebay in a bid to promote it better.
Actions for Communities Cumbria have teamed up with TICs from across the county to give them a tour and show what the area has to offer so they can better advise tourists.
Tebay church is one of the atltractions the tourist information centre workers are learning about.