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Leeds City Region businesses save enough energy to make 138 million cups of tea
12th April 2019

Leeds City Region businesses save enough energy to make 138 million cups of tea

Businesses across the region are being encouraged to take up support from the Leeds City Region Enterprise Partnership (LEP) Resource Efficiency Fund (REF) to reduce their energy bills and carbon e...

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Delegation takes off to promote Leeds City Region
11th March 2019

Delegation takes off to promote Leeds City Region

Leeds City Region’s delegation to MIPIM - the world’s largest property investment conference - set off today from Leeds Bradford Airport.

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Bradford attracts significant new investor
4th March 2019

Bradford attracts significant new investor

PwC, one of the world’s leading professional services organisations, has taken the decision to open a new Assurance Centre in Bradford.

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Employment Hub launched in Leeds City Region
1st March 2019

Employment Hub launched in Leeds City Region

The free programme will engage over 6,000 young people over three years, with support to get them into further learning, self-employment, employment or an apprenticeship.

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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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International consultancy locates in Leeds City Region
11th February 2019

International consultancy locates in Leeds City Region

International consultancy Q5 announced the official opening of its Leeds office following support provided by the LEP Trade and Investment team.

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Derelict paper mill site transformed into sustainable housing development with LEP support
11th February 2019

Derelict paper mill site transformed into sustainable housing development with LEP support

£2 million loan funding from the LEP, delivered by the West Yorkshire Combined Authority has helped transform the site of an 18th Century paper mill in Otley into new homes.

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Leeds' Local Industrial Strategy on the agenda with Theresa May
1st February 2019

Leeds' Local Industrial Strategy on the agenda with Theresa May

Increasing productivity and long-term prosperity were on the agenda when Roger Marsh OBE, Chair of the Leeds City Region LEP, met with the Prime Minister, Theresa May.

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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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