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Businesses in region reporting skills gap at  managerial level
7th December 2018

Businesses in region reporting skills gap at managerial level

Almost a fifth of businesses in Leeds City Region that have reported skills gaps, say that their managers are affected, according to a recent report by the West Yorkshire Combined Authority.

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LEP calls for new UK Shared Prosperity Fund (UKSPF) to exceed current funding guaranteed through EU funds
6th December 2018

LEP calls for new UK Shared Prosperity Fund (UKSPF) to exceed current funding guaranteed through EU funds

The Leeds City Region Enterprise Partnership (LEP) is asking Government to guarantee funding that exceeds the amount that the region currently receives from European Structural and Investment Funds...

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Showcasing the world’s largest valves
27th November 2018

Showcasing the world’s largest valves

The strengths of manufacturers of valves and pumps will be showcased at Valve World Expo 2018 with the aim of increasing exports and attracting new investors.

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LEPs propose merger to secure “bigger share of the prize” for Yorkshire
22nd November 2018

LEPs propose merger to secure “bigger share of the prize” for Yorkshire

Two local enterprise partnerships (LEPs) in Yorkshire are proposing a strategic merger to create a new business-led body covering a population of 3.1million people and an economy worth £70.3billion.

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Supporting the growth of 10,000 businesses in Leeds City Region
12th November 2018

Supporting the growth of 10,000 businesses in Leeds City Region

The Leeds City Region Enterprise Partnership (LEP) has reached an exciting new milestone today, supporting over 10,000 businesses to grow since April 2015.

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Channel 4 chooses to Be the Spark in the Leeds City Region
31st October 2018

Channel 4 chooses to Be the Spark in the Leeds City Region

The announcement follows two years of discussions with the broadcaster led by the Leeds City Region Enterprise Partnership with cross-party support from local authority partners, Screen Yorkshire, ...

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Syngenta invest £23 million in Huddersfield site
29th October 2018

Syngenta invest £23 million in Huddersfield site

Syngenta has invested £23 million in infrastructure and assets in the last 12 months.

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'Slap bang in the middle' #4Sparks video
25th October 2018

'Slap bang in the middle' #4Sparks video

Hear what local people have to say about Leeds City Region and why Channel 4 should locate their National HQ here.

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'We’ve got the talent we were hoping to get’
19th October 2018

'We’ve got the talent we were hoping to get’

Leeds City Region showcases the changing needs of investors and occupiers at MIPIM UK.

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Showcase opportunity for valve manufacturers
18th October 2018

Showcase opportunity for valve manufacturers

Manufacture valves or pumps? Join our showcase at Valveworld 2018 in Dusseldorf this November.

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Regions like ours can drive the clean growth revolution
17th October 2018

Regions like ours can drive the clean growth revolution

Roger Marsh OBE, Chair of the LEP, explores the important role our region can play in combating the effects of climate change.

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