• The Northern Powerhouse needs the Leeds City Region at its heart

    19.05.15 By Roger Marsh, Chair of The LEP The outcomes of the recent general election have brought many changes to the UK’s political landscape. Yet amid the new faces in the Cabinet and the Commons, one thing remains clear: the Northern Powerhouse is still central to the government...
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  • LEP Enterprise Advisers inspiring young people

    26.03.2015 A programme bringing together schools and business leaders to support and develop talent in young people, has today celebrated the successful completion of the first stage of the project. Businesses, school leaders and education support organisations gathered today to share key...
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  • Devolution to Leeds City Region creates jobs and helps businesses

    26.03.15 An independent study has found that business growth stimulated by the LEP has created jobs in the Leeds City Region at a much lower cost than equivalent national growth programmes, demonstrating the benefits of devolution to local areas.   The LEP’s grant funding p...
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  • LEP first in the country to launch European Structural and Investment Programme


  • Launch of new scheme brings reduced fuel bills to residents


  • Devolution deal for Leeds City Region


  • Investment ready City Region – by Roger Marsh


  • Civil engineering firm builds for future with new premises