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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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Nature and people to benefit from a £2.6 million environmental project in West Yorkshire
28th January 2019

Nature and people to benefit from a £2.6 million environmental project in West Yorkshire

Work has started on a two year £2.6 million natural flood management project in West Yorkshire led by the National Trust to help protect homes and nurture wildlife devastated by the Boxing Day floo...

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Leeds City College showcases its new £60m campus
25th January 2019

Leeds City College showcases its new £60m campus

The vision for Leeds City College’s new £60m state-of-the-art Quarry Hill Campus has been unveiled.

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LEP puts in place support to help Leeds City Region businesses through Brexit
24th January 2019

LEP puts in place support to help Leeds City Region businesses through Brexit

Support agreed as research by the LEP and City Region Chambers of Commerce reveals 90% of the region’s firms haven’t yet developed a Brexit plan.

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Channel 4 Board meets in Leeds for first time and launches new partnership with City Region
22nd January 2019

Channel 4 Board meets in Leeds for first time and launches new partnership with City Region

Channel 4 and the Leeds City Region will today hold a joint reception to celebrate the city being chosen as the broadcaster’s new National HQ.

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Survey highlights solid end to 2018 and need for Brexit clarity
15th January 2019

Survey highlights solid end to 2018 and need for Brexit clarity

Regional business ended the year strongly but uncertainty is holding back decision making; these are the main findings from the West & North Yorkshire Chamber of Commerce last quarterly economic su...

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Region celebrates investment and jobs
14th January 2019

Region celebrates investment and jobs

More than 1,500 jobs were created last year thanks to trade and investment activity by the West Yorkshire Combined Authority and the Leeds City Region Enterprise Partnership (LEP).

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Private sector support places Leeds City Region on the international stage
7th January 2019

Private sector support places Leeds City Region on the international stage

Momentum is building for Leeds City Region’s presence at the world’s largest property investment forum, MIPIM taking place from 12-15 March 2019.

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