Lauren Smith - Ambassador

Lauren is from Longtown, near Carlisle and is a badminton ace! She’s competed at the last two Olympic Games and won the European Championships in 2019, not to mention five Commonwealth medals! Lauren’s also passionate about sustainability and a great brew, so always packs Cumbrian Tea for her travels!

Karen Hughes

As one of our Lockdown Heroes prize winners on Lake District Radio, Karen runs her village bakery in Great Broughton and through all lockdowns has supplied freshly baked produce and everyday essentials, even delivering to those in isolation or with mobility issues. A spot on the box is very well deserved!

Fiona Hanlon

As one of our Lockdown Heroes prize winners on Lake District Radio, Fiona put on weekly concerts in her garden and shared via social media, having a world-wide reach. As well as cheering people up this connected children and those living alone. Fiona has also created a wild flower lane in her hometown of Grange-over-Sands to help the environment! A true Cumbrian hero!

Alan Hinkes OBE - Ambassador

Now living in Cumbria, Alan was the first Briton to climb the world’s highest mountains (14 x 8,000m peaks). Cameraman, photographer, author, inspirational speaker, mountain guide, environmentalist and not to mention charity guru, he loves our tea and we love him!

Emma Hunt - Ambassador

Cumbrian artist, multiple charity volunteer and drinker of our lovely tea! Emma uses art to assist others to understand the health benefits of the arts and crafts world, therefore is truly aligned to our own values and a deserving ambassador!

Louise Dion - Ambassador

Cumbrian Tea swimsuit dreadlocked naiad, usually found splashing around int’ lake, meres and tarns. Lover of our brew and founder of a social enterprise supporting local charities, chuffed to be collaborating Lou!

Paul Rose - Ambassador

TV presenter, diver, mountaineer, explorer, HUGE tea enthusiast and now ambassador to Cumbrian Tea – Ramblers’ Brew. A match made in heaven, thanks Paul!

Joss Naylor MBE - Ambassador

Sheep farmer and Cumbrian fell running legend, known as The King of The Fells and now ambassador to Cumbrian Tea – Ramblers’ Brew. A spot on the box is long overdue, many thanks Joss!

Paul Stephenson

Paul Stephenson

Paul works as a doctor for the NHS and is a rambler and tea enthusiast. Paul also assisted Mark by checking the wording on the packaging. Much appreciated squire. Any errors should therefore be accredited to him!

Ella Rose

Baby Ella Rose

Mark’s daughter was born during the first COVID-19 lockdown in 2020. Being a ‘rainbow baby’, Ella Rose has brought light and inspiration to the household. Mark and his wife’s own little hero deserves a spot on the box without doubt.

Wilfred Dickinson

Wilfred Dickinson

Mark’s grandfather was the original inspiration for Cumbrian Tea. A tea lover and entrepreneur, a spot on the box is well deserved sir, thank you!

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