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36 locations across Leeds to access free school meals during half term

Leeds City Council, charities, community organisations and businesses have come together to provide 36 locations where struggling families can access free school meals during the October half term. Sparked by footballer Marcus Rashford’s campaign to extend free school meals over the holidays, the city’s business community has rallied

Professional services firm expands offering in response to rapid digital shift

As the ongoing disruption caused by the COVID-19 pandemic continues to force businesses to enhance their digital presence, professional services firm Shenward has developed it’s offering with the addition of a marketing and PR arm. After witnessing the power of investing in public relations and marketing over the last

Doncaster Sheffield Airport bucks trend with Wizz Air growth

Despite the turmoil the aviation industry is currently facing, Wizz Air and Doncaster Sheffield Airport (DSA) bucked the trend today (Friday 23rd October) as they celebrated the first flights to popular holiday destinations such as Fuerteventura, Gran Canaria, Lanzarote, Tenerife, Lisbon, Alicante, and Malaga taking off from the new base.

Kirklees College to pioneer Higher Education in West Yorkshire

Kirklees College is proud to announce the opening of the Pioneer Higher Skills Centre in Dewsbury, a new learning facility dedicated to higher skills and higher education, this November. The opening of the specialist centre marks a key milestone in the Dewsbury Blueprint, a ten-year plan that aims to make

Flooring company rolls out Yorkshire expansion

One of the UK’s largest distributors of floorcoverings and matting products has opened a new distribution centre in Yorkshire, after expanding into premises at Leeds 27 Industrial Estate. Likewise plc has signed a 10-year lease on more than 80,000 sq ft of space at Leeds 27 Industrial Estate,

Johnsons is nurturing the business leaders of the future

Leading commercial nursery Johnsons of Whixley is nurturing the leaders of the future through an innovative in-house training scheme. The latest crop of delegates for the company’s Growing Stars programme has just been chosen, with six employees – Tom Chilton, Richard Csyani, Andrew Nicholls, Wiktor Zygnaki, Kieron Pattison and Ned

Brighouse-based Venari Group bolsters team with five key hires

Brighouse-based emergency vehicle manufacturer, Venari Group, has appointed five key new team members to support growth for 2020-21. Having secured a number of prestigious contracts within the sector together with upcoming, innovative emergency vehicle launches, Venari has welcomed Tom Pawinski and William Sutcliffe as mechanical design engineers; Sarah Earl (pictured)