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Leeds women come together to agree way forward for gender equality

A panel event commissioned by The Round Foundry and Marshalls Mill estate in honour of International Women’s Day saw women in business come together...

Green distillery marks International Day of Forests

An award-winning Yorkshire gin and whisky distillery has donated over £1,000 to the Yorkshire Dales Millennium Trust (YDMT) to plant 115 new trees to...

New Click-and-collect Farmers Market for Calderdale

Calderdale has its own click-and-collect farmers market - Calderdale Food Mixer - thanks to a grant from the Community Foundation for Calderdale. The Food Mixer...


White Rose to host Council Adult Social Care Marketplace event

White Rose Shopping Centre is hosting Leeds City Council’s Adults and Health Marketplace Event in the Central Atrium on Thursday 4 April from 10am...



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  • Jobs at risk at biscuit maker’s Yorkshire facility 03/21/2019
    Jobs at risk at biscuit makerandrsquo;s Yorkshire facility About 50 jobs are at risk at Foxandrsquo;s Biscuitsand#39; distribution centre in West Yorkshire after its parent company revealed plans to ensure the brand has a andquot;viable futureandquot;. 2 Sisters Food Group has confirmed that about 50 roles could be made redundant in Wakefield, along with 250 […]
  • Historic Leeds performing arts hall chosen as Channel 4's new northern HQ 03/20/2019
    Historic Leeds performing arts hall chosen as Channel 4and#39;s new northern HQ A Grade II-listed building has been selected as Channel 4andrsquo;s new national headquarters in Leeds. Also home to the former Majestyk nightclub, the old cinema and performing arts hall is to be transformed into Channel 4andrsquo;s latest hub. Today (March 19), Channel 4 […]
  • Team17 reports delivers record revenue and profit growth in maiden year of trading on AIM 03/19/2019
    Team17 reports delivers record revenue and profit growth in maiden year of trading on AIM Wakefield-headquartered global games developer Team17 has reported growth in both profits and turnover in its first year of trading on the London Stock Exchange. For the year ending 31 December 2018, the company delivered record revenues of andpound;43.2m up 46% […]


Here’s to an exciting 2019

I think we closed 2018 as one of our busiest years yet. It was the year that we decided to consolidate all the editions...

20 November 2018

It's been an incredibly busy month and looking at the calendar, next month will be even busier as we approach the Christmas party season! I...


WIN tickets to see Jack & The Beanstalk

TopicUK have teamed up with Theatre Royal Wakefield to offer one lucky family the chance to win 4 tickets to see the fabulous pantomime...