Get ready for Brexit Tool!

17th September 2019 Get ready for Brexit The UK will leave the EU on 31 October 2019. Answer a few questions to find out how you or your business should prepare. Check what you need to do here!   Businesses and read more

m2r Returns From Successful Trip to Indonesia and Malaysia

30th June 2014 Wakefield-based recruitment firm m2r Education has just returned from a 10 day trade mission to Malaysia and Indonensia, organised by The Training Gateway and UKTI. The trip was purely aimed at the education and read more

The Prime Minister Visits Wakefield

23rd June 2014 Prime Minister David Cameron and Chancellor George Osborne visited Coca-Cola’s factory in Wakefield as the drinks company announced a £13M investment in the plant. The company will produce 40,000 read more

Want to Get on Your Bike for Charity?

20th June 2014 Partners in MYnetwork are launching their very own charity cycle, #MYcycle in the year the Tour de France comes to Yorkshire. The cycle is a 50 mile challenge with a grand depart from The Shay Stadium in Halifax at 7am on read more

Number of Start-ups in Wakefield on the Rise

18th June 2014 Research by company formation specialists, has shown a variety of encouraging economic signs in Wakefield over the first quarter of the year. The Duport report shows that there were 307 new companies read more

SEW Eurodrive Completes Relocation to Trident Park

17th June 2014 German-owned manufacturer of specialist drive systems SEW Eurodrive has completed its relocation to a 100,000 sq ft site in Trident Park in Normanton. Leeds-based agent Gent Visick acquired a site for the relocation of read more

Community Infrastructure Levy - Have Your Say

17th June 2014 Wakefield Council would like to hear your views on introducing a charge on new development, to be paid by developers and landowners. The money raised would help pay for infrastructure to support the growth of read more

Twice the Success for Created In Yorkshire

13th June 2014 Created in Yorkshire, the co-operative craft store based at The Ridings Shopping Centre in Wakefield has been shortlisted in both the national SCEPTRE Awards and regional Wakefield District Business Awards. In the read more

New Operations Director for Harvard

6th June 2014 Harvard Engineering, world leader in the design, development and manufacture of energy saving solutions for the lighting industry, has appointed an operations director in order to continuously improve the read more

Cedar Court Hotel, Wakefield Completes Major Makeover

3rd June 2014 The four-star Cedar Court Hotel, Wakefield is celebrating the completion of a major re-development plan which has seen its facilities modernised, with increased comfort and style for guests.  In the latest stage read more