Volunteers' Handbook and other Guidance
Access to the Cumbria Archives Catalogue [CASCAT] can be done on this Link
Advice for working as a group.
Advice on how to research the clergy since the 18th century by Dr Jane Platt
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.
Fourth edition of the VCH Cumbria Volunteers' Handbook, available to download as a pdf.
National Archives Research Guides
The National Archives have produced research guides on many topics. You can search an alphabetical list here: https://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/help-with-your-research/research-guides/