• A look back at 2014: our highlights

    January We kicked off the year by publishing our strategy for creating jobs and supporting business growth with £338m of EU investment.  Over 600 businesses and partners took part in consultation on this strategy and our Strategic Economic Plan. February February saw the la...
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  • Engineering firm springs forward thanks to LEP investment

    17.12.14 A grant from the Leeds City Region Enterprise Partnership (LEP) has enabled family engineering business Airedale Springs to recruit new apprentices for the first time since a fire devastated the company’s former headquarters. The Haworth-based business has been awarded a gr...
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  • Back to the future

    09.12.14 By Roger Marsh, Chair of the LEP 2014 has been a momentous year for the LEP and for businesses in Leeds City Region. Our outstanding small businesses have shone bright on the global stage including Huddersfield manufacturer, Reliance Precision’s gearing excellence playi...
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  • Response to Autumn Statement 2014


  • Batley Foundry forges growth with investment from The LEP


  • Combined Authority discusses "Devolution Deal"


  • Superfast boost for Leeds City Region small businesses


  • Leeds City Region engineering innovation enables Rosetta satellite landing