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SEWTEC AUTOMATION HAS A CRITICAL ROLE IN THE SUPPLY AND PRODUCTION OF ESSENTIAL FOOD & PHARMACEUTICAL PRODUCTS DURING COVID-19

31 March 2020

Sewtec has a ‘critical role to play’ in the supply and production of essential food and pharmaceutical products during the Covid-19 crisis, according to a national trade body. ...

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LCF LAW ACQUIRES WAKEFIELD FIRM

31 March 2020

Yorkshire legal practice LCF Law has swooped for a Wakefield-based firm marking a return to the business for one of its former solicitors. Following the acquisition of Crooks Commercial Solicitors ...

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EITEX'S TOP TIPS FOR WORKING FROM HOME

31 March 2020

Due to the recent COVID-19 outbreak, many of us have found ourselves working from home, working from home is new for many people, therefore our local IT expert EITEX have put together a few ...

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COVID-19 UK GOVERMENT SUPPORT WEBINAR

30 March 2020

Three months ago, the threat of a global pandemic was theoretical. Today COVID-19 dominates the headlines, affecting individuals, businesses and society on a scale that most have ...

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OFFER COVID-19 SUPPORT FROM YOUR BUSINESS!

30 March 2020

Use this service to tell us how your business might be able to help with the response to coronavirus. The support needed includes things like: ...

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CHAIRMAN TO STEP DOWN FROM CARCLO BOARD

26 March 2020

The chairman of listed plastic components manufacturer Carclo is to step down from the role with immediate effect. Mark Rollins will leave his positions as non-executive chairman ...

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READINESS TO SUPPLY VENTILATORS & VENTILATOR COMPONENTS

25 March 2020

The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy is looking for organisations who can support in the supply of ventilators and ventilator components across the United Kingdom ...

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Card Factory set to begin closing stores

23 March 2020

High street gift card retailer Card Factory has recorded a "very material drop" in footfall due to the Covid-19 pandemic. The retailer expects to begin selectively closing stores ...

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Yorkshire advisers act on ventilation manufacturer acquisition

20 March 2020

Yorkshire-based advisers have acted on the acquisition of a ventilation products manufacturer by a Swedish group ...

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Prepare Your Business to Work from home with Wakefield Bondholders & Eitex UK

20 March 2020

Are you a business in the Wakefield District who has been affected by the recent COVID-19 outbreak? ...

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‘Significant deterioration’ in trading for Burberry

19 March 2020

Luxury fashion brand Burberry has reported a significant deterioration in trading in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak and is implementing mitigating actions to contain costs ...

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Devolution Deal

19 March 2020

The agreement of a West Yorkshire devolution deal is set to help "unleash the full economic potential" of the Northern Powerhouse ...

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Coronavirus: Chancellor unveils £350bn lifeline for economy

18 March 2020

The government has unveiled a package of financial measures to shore up the economy against the coronavirus impact ...

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Coronavirus (COVID-19)

18 March 2020

Special Business Readiness Bulletin – Important Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for businesses and employers ...

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BUY NEW AND SAVE MONEY IN WAKEFIELD

16 March 2020

For families who are weighing up whether to spend money improving a current home or move into somewhere brand new, Redrow can provide a stress-free solution ...

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£1.8bn devolution deal secured for the district

13 March 2020

An ambitious £1.8bn West Yorkshire devolution deal, the biggest ever of its kind, is set to unlock decades of significant investment for the Wakefield district.  The deal announced in today's Budget will ensure that Wakefield residents benefit from improvement to transport across the district, improved skills and stronger businesses, while tackling the climate emergency. ...

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Coaching is not just for sports! Win a ticket to the best business conference of the year!

13 March 2020

Owners of businesses with all levels of turnover are starting to feel the real benefits of business coaching to help them look for ways to increase their profits, free up their time and make the business less reliant on them, so they can achieve that work-life balance they always dreamed of. ...

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Sikh Channel Appoints Award-Winning Managing Director as Ambassador

13 March 2020

The Sikh Channel is delighted to announce Poonam Kaur, managing director of corporate finance boutique fds, has been appointed as an Ambassador for the North of England. ...

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Duo of industrial property deals sealed in Wakefield

10 March 2020

Two new industrial property deals have been concluded by Glentrool Estates Group at its Tadman Street development in Wakefield ...

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FARRELLS APPOINTED TO DEVELOP WAKEFIELD MASTERPLAN

10 March 2020

Architecture and urban design practice Farrells has been appointed to develop Wakefield's new city centre masterplan ...

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“Excellent year” for Team17 as profits soar

10 March 2020

Team17, the listed game developer behind the best-selling Worms franchise, has hailed an "excellent year" ...

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M2R EDUCATION IN LINE FOR 4 AWARDS IN MARCH & APRIL

06 March 2020

Wakefield based international education recruitment firm, m2r Education, could potentially win another 4 awards by mid April ...

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WAKEFIELD BUSINESS FEATURES IN SME 300

04 March 2020

An equity release specialist, an award-winning exporter and a burger and sausage maker are among a host of well-known names ...

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FIT-OUT UNDERWAY AT YORKSHIRE AUTOMATION SPECIALIST SEWTEC’S NEW MULTI-MILLION POUND 75,000 SQ FT MANUFACTURING FACILITY IN WAKEFIELD

03 March 2020

Work is underway to fit-out Yorkshire industrial robotics specialist Sewtec Automation’s new multi-million pound 75,000 sq ft ...

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KNOTTINGLEY BUSINESS OWNERS RECEIVE GRANTS

03 March 2020

Business owners in Knottingley have been supported with Council grants to help improve the appearance of their shop fronts. ...

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CAPA COLLEGE TO STAGE STUDENT ISABEL HAGUE'S AWARD-WINNING PLAY "IF NOT NOW, WHEN?" WITH THE SUPPORT FROM THE NATIONAL THEATRE

03 March 2020

If Not Now, When?, a play written by second year student and emerging young writer Isabel Hague. ...

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