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Plan to create 36,000 new jobs in Leeds City Region unveiled
On: 24th May 2016

Plan to create 36,000 new jobs in Leeds City Region unveiled

New economic plan unveiled that will transform the Leeds City Region economy and create thousands of extra jobs over the next 20 years.

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LEP employment programme supports 1,600 young people
On: 19th May 2016

LEP employment programme supports 1,600 young people

A LEP programme to help reduce youth unemployment in the Leeds City Region has supported over 1,600 young people to take steps towards sustained employment.

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Response to government announcement on NGT
On: 12th May 2016

Response to government announcement on NGT

Business and Council leaders response to the government's announcement on NGT.

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Helping to power the dynamic future of the North
On: 3rd May 2016

Helping to power the dynamic future of the North

On 11th May, the LEP will proudly support the Manufactured Yorkshire conference in Leeds – a unique showcase of our region’s manufacturing strengths and the innovations that will propel growth in t...

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Plan to create 36,000 new jobs in Leeds City Region unveiled
On: 24th May 2016

Plan to create 36,000 new jobs in Leeds City Region unveiled

New economic plan unveiled that will transform the Leeds City Region economy and create thousands of extra jobs over the next 20 years.

Read More

Latest News

LEP employment programme supports 1,600 young people
On: 19th May 2016

LEP employment programme supports 1,600 young people

A LEP programme to help reduce youth unemployment in the Leeds City Region has supported over 1,600 young people to take steps towards sustained employment.

Read More

Latest News

Response to government announcement on NGT
On: 12th May 2016

Response to government announcement on NGT

Business and Council leaders response to the government's announcement on NGT.

Read More

Latest News

Helping to power the dynamic future of the North
On: 3rd May 2016

Helping to power the dynamic future of the North

On 11th May, the LEP will proudly support the Manufactured Yorkshire conference in Leeds – a unique showcase of our region’s manufacturing strengths and the innovations that will propel growth in t...

Read More

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Middle East demand encourages exports for Bradford business
On: 20th April 2016

Middle East demand encourages exports for Bradford business

A leading trade supplier of bespoke sign, display and LED lighting products is planning further international success following support from the LEP.

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Mark Robson from UKTI discusses new markets, in “Risky business?”
On: 20th April 2016

Mark Robson from UKTI discusses new markets, in “Risky business?”

Mark Robson is UKTI Regional Director for Yorkshire and the Humber. Here, Mark balances the risks and opportunities involved in new markets.

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Data shows positive jobs growth for Yorkshire and Humber
On: 14th April 2016

Data shows positive jobs growth for Yorkshire and Humber

A new Economic Tracker from NatWest highlights that the Yorkshire and Humber region has shown the highest rate of job growth in the UK for quarter three of 2015

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