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Boost for local TV and production sector
20th February 2019

Boost for local TV and production sector

The trade association for independent TV production companies in the UK has announced it will open an office in Leeds later this year.

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LEP announces plans to ensure more businesses benefit from recruiting an apprentice
14th February 2019

LEP announces plans to ensure more businesses benefit from recruiting an apprentice

The Leeds City Region Enterprise Partnership has this week announced that it is widening the scope of its Apprenticeship Grant for Employers to ensure that more businesses can benefit. Businesses ...

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Canadian tech firm launches in Leeds City Region
14th February 2019

Canadian tech firm launches in Leeds City Region

An innovative artificial intelligence (AI) start up incubated in Toronto by IMC Business Architecture, announced its new UK headquarters location as Leeds City Region.

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Leeds City Region showcases success at global conference
12th February 2019

Leeds City Region showcases success at global conference

Leeds City Region’s extensive programme of activity for international property conference MIPIM has been released today. With eighteen sessions over the three day event - bringing together high ...

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LEP reiterates private sector calls for transport investment in Leeds City Region
13th June 2018

LEP reiterates private sector calls for transport investment in Leeds City Region

The Leeds City Region Enterprise Partnership (LEP) has backed calls for the region to receive a substantial share of transport investment through the Government's £860 million Transforming Cities F...

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Calderdale Leader recognised in birthday honours
11th June 2018

Calderdale Leader recognised in birthday honours

Cllr Tim Swift has been made a Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) in the Queen’s Birthday Honours

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EY's 2018 Attractiveness Survey shows a strong year for Yorkshire and Humber
11th June 2018

EY's 2018 Attractiveness Survey shows a strong year for Yorkshire and Humber

Leeds has been ranked the fifth best performing city in the UK for attracting foreign direct investment (FDI), with 19 FDI projects selecting the city in 2017 – almost a quarter (23%) share of all ...

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Leeds City Region’s Channel 4 HQ submission shortlisted
30th May 2018

Leeds City Region’s Channel 4 HQ submission shortlisted

Leeds City Region is one of the submissions to have been shortlisted by Channel 4 for its national headquarters, following months of work by the Leeds City Region Enterprise Partnership, councils, ...

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3M BIC turns five and officially launches the HIIP
29th May 2018

3M BIC turns five and officially launches the HIIP

Innovation Centre celebrates five years and launches new technology offering. One of the UK’s first business innovation centres, (based in Yorkshire), is celebrating its fifth anniversary this week...

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Event helps local SMEs enter the Chinese market
24th May 2018

Event helps local SMEs enter the Chinese market

A representative from Kaola, one of the largest e-retailers in China is visiting the region for a meet-the-buyer event involving 14 local companies

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Rural firms have less than three weeks left to bid for funding from £5m Euro pot
15th May 2018

Rural firms have less than three weeks left to bid for funding from £5m Euro pot

Rural businesses looking to grow in 2018 and beyond are being reminded that they only have until 31 May to apply for grants from the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development (EAFRD).

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