A BUSINESS in Oughterside is growing from strength to strength in a niche market thanks to the support of its community.
Tracey Lindsay launched Manor Barn Organics from her home in Oughterside, Wigton after moving to the area with her husband.
She has worked in a variety of different roles over the years, with a degree in engineering she has previously worked in construction, facilities management and health and safety.
Tracey worked in this capacity at Buckingham Palace for five years. She spent time in Qatar studying the living conditions of migrants.
After moving to Cumbria she decided to take the plunge and mark her hobby of aromatherapy a full time business.
“When we came back from the Middle East we decided to move up here. There wasn’t many jobs for my skill set. I’m 50 this year, I thought ‘if I’m not going to do it now I’m never going to do it.’
“I’ve always been interested in…