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£2,000 grant for growing businesses to take on an apprentice
On: 3rd August 2015

£2,000 grant for growing businesses to take on an apprentice

Small and medium-sized businesses in West Yorkshire and York can now benefit from a grant of up to £2,000 to help take on an apprentice and grow their business.

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Business survey confirms rise in performance and confidence in Leeds City Region
On: 28th July 2015

Business survey confirms rise in performance and confidence in Leeds City Region

An independent survey of over 3,000 companies in Leeds City Region confirms business confidence is on the rise.

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Transformational Growth Deal projects for Leeds City Region
On: 27th July 2015

Transformational Growth Deal projects for Leeds City Region

One year on from the announcement of the £1 billion-plus Growth Deal for Leeds City Region, 14 projects are being developed and expected to create over 5,000 jobs.

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Skills service supports 100 businesses with training and skills
On: 21st July 2015

Skills service supports 100 businesses with training and skills

The LEP' has committed over £250,000 to local businesses, enabling over 100 employers to invest in training and upskilling 700 staff.

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More and better jobs for a thriving future workforce
On: 11th August 2015
In: apprenticeships

More and better jobs for a thriving future workforce

Stephanie Burras, founder and Chief Executive of Ahead Partnership, talks about how the LEP is supporting businesses and young people to build skills for the future.

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£2,000 grant for growing businesses to take on an apprentice
On: 3rd August 2015

£2,000 grant for growing businesses to take on an apprentice

Small and medium-sized businesses in West Yorkshire and York can now benefit from a grant of up to £2,000 to help take on an apprentice and grow their business.

Read More

Latest News

Business survey confirms rise in performance and confidence in Leeds City Region
On: 28th July 2015

Business survey confirms rise in performance and confidence in Leeds City Region

An independent survey of over 3,000 companies in Leeds City Region confirms business confidence is on the rise.

Read More

Latest News

Transformational Growth Deal projects for Leeds City Region
On: 27th July 2015

Transformational Growth Deal projects for Leeds City Region

One year on from the announcement of the £1 billion-plus Growth Deal for Leeds City Region, 14 projects are being developed and expected to create over 5,000 jobs.

Read More

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Leeds City Region builds partnerships with China
On: 22nd July 2015

Leeds City Region builds partnerships with China

The LEP is hosting a business delegation led by the Director of the China Enterprise Association in Britain (CEAB), in association with the China Council for the Promotion of International Trade (C...

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Latest News

Skills service supports 100 businesses with training and skills
On: 21st July 2015

Skills service supports 100 businesses with training and skills

The LEP' has committed over £250,000 to local businesses, enabling over 100 employers to invest in training and upskilling 700 staff.

Read More

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LEP sets out international vision
On: 14th July 2015

LEP sets out international vision

The LEP has set out our international vision to focus on international investment and lead on the coordination of trade support for the city region.

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