Wakefield first is a public and private sector led strategic organisation responsible for attracting inward investment, supporting trade, and raising the profile of the Wakefield district. Our predominant motivations are sustainable economic growth, job creation and promotion of the Wakefield district as a vibrant, dynamic and competitive region with global aspirations.
Wakefield Business Week 2018 in a nutshell
Wakefield Councils' new Economic Strategy
Wakefield Council has launched its new Economic Strategy to create more successful people, businesses and places throughout the district.
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November Professional Development and Networking Event in Wakefield More >
Meet The Buyer Event More >
Eric Richmond helping others to a slice of the pie ….Life of Pie
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Former student returns to buy Wakefield College siteFormer student returns to buy Wakefield College site
Wakefield College is …
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Have your say on how the Council spends its budget in 2019-20Have your say on how the Council spends its budget in 2019-20
As we …