Recent News


That’s a Wrap!

Wellington Place Celebrate Hugely Successful Food Festival Over 1,000 employees based at Wellington Place flocked to Tower Square last week to enjoy street food from around […]

Grab a coffee – and a new skill!

Kirklees College is giving adults the chance to learn new skills while they grab a coffee in an exciting new initiative. Evening adult education classes including […]

Business Mentoring and Networks in the Calder Valley

In previous print issues of TopicUK Kirkless & Calderdale, the UCVR (Upper Calder Valley Renaissance) have been promoting individual networks in the Calder Valley as they […]



Team Haribo drum up victory for charity

The Laila Milly Foundation, the Wakefield-based organisation providing support for children with serious illness and their families, has received a treat from HARIBO – a cheque […]

Penny Appeal’s immediate response to crisis

TopicUK charity of the year and partner, humanitarian charity Penny Appeal have responded with urgency to the Rohingya Muslim crisis in Myanmar, where tens of thousands […]

Life Changer Haroon is a Just Giving finalist

Coventry based Haroon Mota, Fundraising Manager for Wakefield based humanitarian charity Penny Appeal, is a finalist in the 2017 Just Giving Awards, nominated for the Just […]

Legal Matters


Growth of ESP HR changes face of employment law landscape

Surrey-based ESP HR has established a 4-strong Leeds-based legal team as the company prepares for further growth. Four leading employment law specialists have been recruited to […]

Employment tribunal makes and award of £2

In a recent case an Employment Tribunal considered whether an employer had breached an employee’s right to be accompanied to a disciplinary hearing and if so, […]

Lasting Powers of Attorney – What is the role of a Certificate Provider?

When making a Lasting Power of Attorney to deal with Property & Financial affairs or Health & Welfare it is obligatory to have a Certificate Provider […]



Meadowhall’s back to school campaign

A ‘Back to School’ initiative set up by Meadowhall has received hundreds of donations to help lower income families with their back to school spending. The […]

Time to sparkle at Meadowhall Christmas jobs’ fair

TOP RETAILERS SEEK OUT STAFF FOR CENTRE’S BUSY CHRISTMAS PERIOD As Meadowhall prepares for its busiest time of the year, it’s time to update the CV […]

Wearable histories craft an exciting future

Fresh out of the University of Leeds, the twin-duo known as Buttercrumble launched a collection of vintage-inspired silk scarves in April 2016. The scarves were met […]