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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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Have your say on LEP review
10th August 2018

Have your say on LEP review

Businesses and residents are invited to share their views on the future of the Leeds City Region Enterprise Partnership to further strengthen our role and capacity.

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City Region plans to build on success for MIPIM UK 2018 and MIPIM 2019
8th August 2018

City Region plans to build on success for MIPIM UK 2018 and MIPIM 2019

Leeds City Region is looking to build on the momentum of investment announcements this year as it prepares for the world’s leading property investment and development conference with the launch of ...

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City Region Leaders Show Support for Channel 4 Relocation
2nd August 2018

City Region Leaders Show Support for Channel 4 Relocation

Cross party politicians from across West Yorkshire and York today expressed their support for the bid to bring Channel 4’s new national headquarters to the region.

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£2,000 grant for West Yorkshire and York businesses to recruit an apprentice
1st August 2018

£2,000 grant for West Yorkshire and York businesses to recruit an apprentice

A £2,000 grant for West Yorkshire and York businesses to recruit an apprentice

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 Leeds shortlisted for Channel 4 national HQ
23rd July 2018

Leeds shortlisted for Channel 4 national HQ

Leeds has been announced by Channel 4 as one of three potential locations for the broadcaster's new national HQ

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Free business support comes to Cleckheaton
17th July 2018

Free business support comes to Cleckheaton

Businesses in Cleckheaton can take advantage of free expert business advice when the next in a series of Pop-up Business Advice Cafes comes to Hub 26 on Thursday 19 July.

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Creative opportunities in Hong Kong
17th July 2018

Creative opportunities in Hong Kong

David Wilson, Director of the City of Film in Bradford, had this to say about how innovation, technology and creative thinking will alter the future of fashion, media, art and sport:

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