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 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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Economic Strategy

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10 YEARS AND COUNTING FOR WAKEFIELD BASED YES WASTEYes Waste will be celebrating their 10th birthday on 01/02/2020. Yes Waste …
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M2R EDUCATION SHORTLISTED FOR INTERNATIONAL TRADE AWARDm2r Education have been shortlisted for an international trade award at the …
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CASTLEFORD WAREHOUSE RE-LAUNCHED TO MARKET FOLLOWING REFURBISHMENTA newly refurbished prime warehouse in West Yorkshire has been …
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BELLINGHAM NOW LIVE AT PRODUCTION PARKBellingham IT, the Wakefield based technology solutions specialist, has been awarded the IT …
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