• Driving the devolution debate in the Leeds City Region

    By Roger Marsh, Chair of the LEP All eyes are currently turned north of the border in anticipation of this Thursday’s Scottish referendum on independence. Whatever the outcome of that historic poll, people across the land are increasingly wanting much more of a local say in the key...
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  • LEP supports telecommunications company in business continuity push

    11.09.14 Leeds City Region Enterprise Partnership (LEP) has supported a major telecommunications company to expand its base in Leeds, creating more than 30 jobs. Already working with 35 of the FTSE 100 companies, aql’s chief executive Adam Beaumont believes Leeds is the perfect...
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  • LEP Apprenticeship Hub Programme hits 1,000 milestone

    3.09.14 A scheme that makes it easier for small to medium sized businesses to recruit apprentices has reached a major milestone. One thousand SMEs have signed up to take on an apprentice through the Leeds City Region Enterprise Partnership (LEP) Apprenticeship Hub Programme. The program...
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  • A brighter future for young people and our economy


  • Union Insurance calls up job creation in Wakefield


  • Record fall in youth unemployment in Leeds City Region


  • Responding to the publication of the One North report


  • LEP springs into action with grant for Harrogate Water Brands