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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.

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Wakefield College celebrates A Level results…A Level students from Wakefield College’s Sixth Form have once again …
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Wakefield Manufacturing Forum launching first ‘Wakefield Manufacturing Awards’ at Wakefield Business Week 18The …
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5 Days–1 District. Wakefield Business Week 18. Mon Oct 1-Fri Oct 5. Sponsored by OE Electrics5 DAYS – 1 …
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Want to learn how to start or grow your digital business? Free Workshops start in Wakefield September 2018Want to learn …
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