UNLOCKING POTENTIAL, ACCELERATING GROWTH

We unlock the Leeds City Region's vast economic potential by enabling businesses and enterprise to thrive.

Working with public and private sector partners we provide support and funding to help businesses grow, attract new investment to the region and develop the skills, energy and digital infrastructure to create jobs and prosperity.

Here you can find out more about us, what we do and how we support growing businesses and investors in the Leeds City Region.

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LEP supports Wakefield firm expand expertise in app development
24th November 2016

LEP supports Wakefield firm expand expertise in app development

Wakefield-based Contedia is expanding its expertise in app development thanks to a £3,335 grant from the LEP.

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The skills to grow your business

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Training is the main event for Keighley business
6th December 2016

Training is the main event for Keighley business

A Keighley events company is celebrating success following an investment of over £16,000 from the LEP to train their staff and grow their business.

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From the Blog

#ourresearchshows series: Too many hairdressers? Are FE and HE provisions aligned with the needs of the Leeds City Region labour market?
18th November 2016

#ourresearchshows series: Too many hairdressers? Are FE and HE provisions aligned with the needs of the Leeds City Region labour market?

In the final blog of our #ourresearchshows series, June Durrant, Acting Principal of Kirklees College and Jeremy Wright and Marcus Bennett of th...

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Largest package of local growth investment in the country  – £64m of new schemes approved
1st December 2016

Largest package of local growth investment in the country – £64m of new schemes approved

Largest package of Local Growth Deal investment in the country now well into delivery in Leeds City Region. £64m of schemes to create new jobs and ...

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