News

Yorkshire business leaders embrace mental health with new campaign

22 October 2020

The new campaign - This is Me Yorkshire – will encourage business leaders and employees to open the conversation to reduce the stigma around mental health, dispel myths and improve employee wellbeing for good. ...

Read article

Wakefield Council - Climate Change Survey

21 October 2020

Think it’s time to ‘Wakey’ up to climate change? We want to listen to your views! ...

Read article

CAPA College Catering Launch

14 October 2020

CAPA (Creative and Performing Arts) College have launched a tender to appoint a contractor to operate the cafe/restaurant. ...

Read article

Wakefield Council – Part of Wakefield’s partnership approach to the Kickstart scheme

13 October 2020

Wakefield Council, along with partners across the district, will be supporting local businesses to register for the new Government Kickstart scheme which provides funding to create job placements and opportunities for 16 to 24-year-olds. ...

Read article

Job Support Scheme expanded to firms required to close due to Covid Restrictions

12 October 2020

The government’s Job Support Scheme (JSS) will be expanded to protect jobs and support businesses required to close their doors as a result of coronavirus restrictions, the Chancellor announced 9 October. ...

Read article

Free parking making a positive impact across the district

12 October 2020

Wakefield Council’s introduction of free parking across the district has brought more people into the city and town centres with a significant increase of people using car parks. ...

Read article

Logistics business agrees 10-year lease for industrial premises

09 October 2020

CBRE’s Industrial team in Leeds, jointly with Carter Towler have secured a new occupier for the refurbished Unit 1 at Speedwell Road in Castleford. ...

Read article

Printforms Ltd celebrate reaching the significant milestone of 25 years in business

07 October 2020

In these uncertain and volatile times Printforms Ltd are celebrating reaching the significant milestone of 25 years in business. ...

Read article

Conservatory Outlet, Wakefield set to invest half a million pounds into the expansion of the business.

07 October 2020

Conservatory Outlet, which makes windows, doors, home extensions and conservatory products, has unveiled plans for a £500k investment into its manufacturing capabilities. ...

Read article

Enterprise in a changing world: How Leeds Beckett's Business Centres are supporting SMEs through the storm

07 October 2020

George Lancaster and Jesse Stott are Coordinators at Leeds Beckett University's Leeds and Halifax University Business Centres (UBCs). ...

Read article

Driving Digital Education in Middle East: BCT and m2r Education partner to provide online English learning programs

02 October 2020

Bahwan CyberTek (BCT) Group, a global IT conglomerate driving digital transformation across countries, has partnered with m2r Education, an award-winning international education services provider, to offer online English learning programs in the Middle East. ...

Read article

Wakefield tech firm secures £3m to develop digital platform and grow workforce

01 October 2020

A Wakefield-based technology business specialising in transport management and procurement software has secured multi-million pound investment. ...

Read article