Carlise college will be officially opened today. The £10m building has bespoke teaching spaces, an open plan atrium housing a new training kitchen and a state of the art hair and beauty salon.
Sir George Sweeney, knighted in 2000 for services to education, will be helping to celebrate the opening .
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