Volunteers' Handbook and other Guidance

The VCH Cumbria Volunteers' Handbook is now in its fourth edition. It combines information and sources specific to Cumbria with the national VCH Parish Template.

Working Together: Team Guidance Notes

Advice for working as a group.

National VCH Parish History Template (2017)

The national VCH Parish History Template consists of detailed guidance on the content of each chapter within a parish article, the order in which the sub-chapters should be presented and links to key resources.

VCH Cumbria Volunteers' Handbook (2019)

Fourth edition of the VCH Cumbria Volunteers' Handbook, available to download as a pdf.