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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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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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Optimism and opportunities for 2019
4th January 2019

Optimism and opportunities for 2019

In his latest column for The Yorkshire Post, Roger Marsh OBE reflects on a momentous year for our region and looks ahead to delivering on the opportunities created.

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