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  • News
    19 October
    LEP Statement Welcomes Department for Transport’s Investment

    WE welcome the recent announcement (19 October) from the Departmen...

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  • News
    18 October
    The Mechatronics Centre is Training Engineers of the Future

    East Riding College’s Mechatronics Centre has opened providin...

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  • News
    18 October
    Key Employers Pledge Support for Scarborough Schools

    Employers and schools are getting together to inspire young people ...

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  • News
    18 October
    Plan Launched to Increase Education and Skills on North Yorkshire Coast

    The North Yorkshire Coast is set to benefit from a partnership of e...

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  • News
    17 October
    Progress underway at our Scarborough TEC investment

    The LEP took a visit to Scarborough TEC’s new campus to see h...

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  • News
    06 October
    Successful Skills Conference

    A GREAT turnout of around 100 of our partners gathered together ear...

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  • News
    04 October
    Growing Skills to Grow our Economy

    We’re holding our Skills Update event today, to get together ...

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  • News
    02 October
    Vacancy: York, North Yorkshire & East Riding Enterprise Partnership Chair

    The LEP is looking for a new Chair to lead the development of new ...

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  • News
    27 September
    Boosting Productivity with Fully Funded Training for Employees [Case Study]

    Yorkshire Heart have used fully funded training from Skills Support...

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  • News
    27 September
    Business Leaders Being Called Upon to Back Youth Trust Appeal

    The Archbishop of York’s Youth Trust are calling upon business le...

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  • News
    Eggborough Power Station 20 September
    LEP Secures £50,000 BEIS Grant to Develop Our Energy Strategy in the North

    YORK, North Yorkshire & East Riding Enterprise Partnership (LEP...

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  • News
    02 September
    Business in Our Area is one of the first to Receive a Northern Powerhouse Investment Fund Grant

    A York based company is one of the first to receive a grant from th...

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  • News
    Woodened Creative, Scarborough 01 September
    Wish You Were Here At The Scarborough Popup Business Café.

    On the 13th September the Popup Business Café arrives at Woodend i...

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  • News
    25 August
    Bank Holiday Makers Asked to Share Their Experiences of the A64

    WHEN safe to do so, people travelling to and from the Yorkshire Coa...

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  • News
    24 August
    Bids Invited for £15m Fund to Enhance Northern Culture

    The York, North Yorkshire & East Riding Enterprise Partnership ...

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  • News
    23 August
    Minister Gives Green Light for Junction Upgrade Unlocking Potential for 3,000 New Jobs

    MINISTER for the Northern Powerhouse and Local Growth Jake Berry MP...

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  • News
    11 August
    Help Us Design Better Support for High Growth Businesses

    We have to know what the needs of Scale Up businesses are, and we n...

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  • News
    11 August
    Great Feedback from our Annual Conference Survey

    We’d like to thank everyone who attended this year’s Annual Con...

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  • News
    11 August
    Help Us Collect Evidence for Improving the A64

    It is our collective task to maintain the pressure on Government to...

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  • Blog
    LEP Conference panel 2017 10 August
    Attracting Millions To Grow Our Economy

    IT’S our annual reporting season here at the York, North Yorkshir...

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  • News
    04 August
    Growth Hub Says Innovate to Retain Staff and Increase Market Share

    Our Growth Hub How’s Business is encouraging our area’s...

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  • News
    03 August
    Recommendations from Post 16 Area Review

    Recommendations from the government’s Post 16 Area Review of ...

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  • News
    27 July
    Illuminating the World of Work for Schools and Students

    ENTERPRISE Advisors helped bring the world of work alight for stud...

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  • News
    18 July
    Driving Our Economy by Reconnecting Young People with Employment [Case Study]

    helping young people reconnect with education, training and the wor...

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  • News
    13 July
    On July 13th the Popup Business Café returns to Tadcaster.

    On July 13th the Popup Business Café returns to Tadcaster.  The b...

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  • News
    10 July
    Yes, Siri! Our Growth Hub Extends its Business Support Service

    “YOUR very own business Siri” is how successful Ripon Businessw...

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  • News
    07 July
    Businesses Join Councils and MPs in New Partnership to Improve the A64 and Economy

    Our #A64JustDualit campaign calling for major long term investment ...

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  • News
    07 July
    Our Annual Conference, Making A Real Difference

    MILLIONS of pounds in investment have been brought into York, North...

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  • News
    06 July
    Northallerton Popup Inspired Business Start-Up

    The Popup Business Café returns to Northallerton July 6th

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  • News
    26 June
    A Boost for Our Work Linking Schools and Businesses

    Former secondee Louise Lunn has joined us as the Lead Enterprise Co...

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  • News
    15 June
    Interested in our Growth Hub? Meet the Pocklington Experts

    On June 15th the How’s Business Popup Business Café a...

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    The Derwent Training Association team are in the finals of #BAC17 14 June
    Local Training Provider Nominated for National Apprenticeship Team of the Year

    Our partners at Derwent Training Association (DTA) have been named ...

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  • News
    09 June
    Replacing Bridge to Unlock Economic Growth

    WORK to replace a flood-blighted bridge – which will bring huge b...

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  • News
    23 May
    Local Business Welcomes the Popup Business Café to Boroughbridge

    Here’s why Hugh Finks the Boroughbridge Popup Business Advice Caf...

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  • News
    18 May
    Free Expert Advice at the Popup Business Café in Settle

    On 18th May the How’s Business Popup Business Café co...

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  • News
    12 May
    Work Begins at North Northallerton Major Housing Project

    Work has begun on site at North Northallerton for a project that w...

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  • News
    27 April
    Free Business Advice at Selby Popup

    On 27th April the Popup Business Cafe comes to Selby!

    ...

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  • News
    24 April
    Increasing Our Skilled Workforce [Case Study]

    WE’RE pleased to report a success story from one our delivery...

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  • Blog
    05 April
    Green Hydrogen Energy – What’s the Delay?

    Our Bioeconomy Development Officer Gesa Reiss blogs on the potenti...

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  • News
    29 March
    Consulting on the Industrial Strategy

    The LEP are looking for businesses and organisations feeback on our...

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  • News
    28 March
    Business Advice Pops up at Whitby Business Cafe

    On the 28th March the Popup Business Cafe Arrives in Whitby!

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  • News
    28 March
    Digital Expert Recommends How’s Business Popups to Transform Your Business

    We spoke to Jack Karpinski of StudioExcel – one of the expert...

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  • News
    23 March
    Business Advice Pops Up at Malton Business Cafe

    ON the 23rd of March the Popup Business Café will be coming to Mal...

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  • Blog
    23 March
    Creating Apprenticeships to Boost Your Bottom Line

    AT the Local Enterprise Partnership, helping ensure businesses have...

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  • News
    22 March
    Work Begins At £105m Business Park With Potential for 2,550 Jobs

    Work has started on site at Sheburn2, a £105m Yorkshire business p...

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  • News
    03 March
    Encouraging Businesses to Take On Apprentices

    ENSURING BUSINESSES have a workforce with the skills they need is c...

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  • News
    24 February
    Making Sustainability in the Agri-Food Sector Happen.

    Our Chair Barry Dodd CBE will be speaking at an event due to take p...

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  • News
    24 February
    A Variety of New Funding Available for Growing Businesses

    Growing businesses can now benefit from a range of new support with...

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  • News
    24 February
    Northern Powerhouse Minister Visits Major North Yorkshire Project

    Minister for the Northern Powerhouse Andrew Percy MP attended Siriu...

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  • News
    22 February
    Funding for Organisations Helping Unemployed People Progress to Work

    As part of our European Social Fund provision, Humber Learning Cons...

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  • Blog
    20 February
    £23.68 Million More For Jobs and Growth

    Our Chair Barry Dodd CBE blogs about York Central Enterprise Zone, ...

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  • News
    10 February
    Innovative Agri Centre Officially Opens

    A £2.4m agriculture and engineering hub at York-based Askham Bryan...

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  • News
    03 February
    Tadcaster Bridge Re-opens And the Town is Re-united

    Tadcaster’s community celebrated the re-opening of the town&#...

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  • News
    26 January
    £8 Million Boost for Growth of Food and Rural Businesses

    £8 MILLION worth of grants are available to grow food and rural to...

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  • News
    23 January
    £23.7million to Grow York, North Yorkshire and East Riding’s Economy

    YORK, North Yorkshire and East Riding is to receive £23.7 million ...

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  • Blog
    19 January
    How Our Area Rises to the Challenges of Food and Energy Security

    Our Chair Barry Dodd CBE blogs about the challenges and opportuniti...

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  • News
    01 January
    A Healthy Workforce Is Essential for a Healthy Economy

    A healthy workforce is essential for a healthy economy which is som...

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  • News
    22 December
    Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

    Here we’re celebrating the 12 days of Christmas! Thanks for a...

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  • News
    16 December
    Yorkshire Skills Receiving National Acclaim

    With the New Year approaching here’s a round up of some of ou...

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  • News
    16 December
    Calls for European Funding Open with £13 Million for Economic Growth

    AROUND £13 million in funding from the European Regional Developme...

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  • Blog
    06 December
    Chairman’s Blog: Brexit Must Deliver for Rural Yorkshire

    Our Chairman Barry Dodd CBE blogs about the importance of ensuring ...

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  • News
    01 December
    Second Round Opens for Bioeconomy Growth Fund

    The second round of the LEP’s Bioeconomy Growth Fund to grow our ...

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  • News
    23 November
    Funding For Economic Growth Announced in Autumn Statement 2016

    In the Chancellor of the Exchequer’s Autumn Statement to the ...

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  • Blog
    15 November
    Blog: Business is all About People

    Liz Barker, our Enterprise Partnership Officer blogs about the impo...

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  • News
    10 November
    Innovative New Facilities Open at Askham Bryan College

    THE construction of a new Agri-Tech Innovation Centre and Land Base...

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  • News
    03 November
    Helping Businesses at the Northallerton Popup Business Cafe

    On November 3rd another award winning Business Cafe pops up in Nort...

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  • News
    02 November
    Industry Expert Backs £245m Investment in York Potash Mine

    We’re pleased to see the York Potash development continues to mov...

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  • Blog
    01 November
    Building an £80M Bio-Oil Company from Just £300

    Our Vice Chair Shares his Hopes for the Launch of the National Food...

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  • News
    28 October
    European Social Funds Contracts Awarded

    York, North Yorkshire and the East Riding will benefit from a £20 ...

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  • News
    27 October
    Proposals shortlisted for Great Place Scheme Funds

    TWO proposals within York, North Yorkshire and the East Riding have...

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  • News
    24 October
    Secretary of State Launches Region’s Food Innovation Network

    York, North Yorkshire and the East Riding’s food and drink busine...

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  • News
    20 October
    A Region of Great British High Streets

    Amidst strong competition from nearly 900 contestants overall, Pate...

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  • News
    07 October
    First Class New Facilities At Harrogate College

    Our first Skills capital investment project is now complete and a n...

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  • Blog
    07 October
    Working with Colleges for a More Highly Skilled Workforce

    As our new Skills Capital project is complete, our Chairman Barry ...

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  • News
    06 October
    Shaping Skills for the Future

    The Area Based Review for the York, North Yorkshire, East Riding an...

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  • News
    03 October
    The Bioeconomy – What’s It All About?

    Our Bioeconomy Expert Dr Gesa Reiss explains what the bioeconomy me...

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  • News
    03 October
    Chancellor Announces More Certainty on EU Funded Projects

    The LEP fully hopes to deliver its full £85m European Structural I...

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  • News
    09 September
    Chief Science Adviser at York’s Biorenewables Development Centre

    LEP Chair Barry Dodd, CBE unveiled new technology for a visit by th...

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  • News
    08 September
    Call for Proposals for £10m Bioeconomy Growth Fund

    FUNDING of up to £10m is available from our Bioeconomy Growth Fund...

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  • News
    07 September
    SMEs Invited to Inform Proposed ERDF Grant Innovation Schemes

    We are working with Hull University inviting SME’s to complet...

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  • Blog
    06 September
    Why Graduates Should See Yorkshire More As A Career Destination

    Our Graduate Intern Megan Russell on Why Yorkshire Should Be Seen A...

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  • News
    01 September
    North Yorkshire Schools Benefit from Investment in Quality Careers Guidance

    Three schools involved in the successful North Yorkshire County Cou...

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  • News
    30 August
    Leveraging Private Sector Investment and Increasing Productivity

    Read our Chairman’s blog about how leveraging private sector ...

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  • News
    26 August
    Vice-Chair Helping Raise Funds for Community

    The LEP’s Vice-Chair David Kerfoot, MBE has helped raise £700,00...

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  • News
    16 August
    LEP Skills Conference A Great Success

    The LEP Skills team’s Skills Update 2016 event was a huge success...

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  • News
    03 August
    Resilient Response to Brexit from our Area’s Businesses

    A survey of small businesses carried out by our growth hub, How’s...

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  • News
    26 July
    Be Part of the Solution and Innovate Through Brexit

    Our chairman, Barry Dodd CBE, blogs his optimism towards the future...

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  • News
    26 July
    Approval Given to Progress Scheme to Widen Tadcaster Bridge

    Approval to progress a scheme to widen and strengthen Tadcaster Bri...

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  • News
    15 July
    LEP Chief Operating Officer Coordinating Area’s Response to EU Referendum

    Britain’s economy is the strongest in the world with low, sta...

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  • News
    08 July
    Opportunities, World Class Assets and Delivering on our Promises

    WITH post EU referendum bringing uncertainty in the markets, we out...

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  • News
    01 July
    Leading Industry Figure Appointed to Bioeconomy Task Group

    With many years working in the sector, Rob Brocklesby has been appo...

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  • News
    30 June
    Returning to Tadcaster With our Popup Business Cafe

    Our Vice Chair David Kerfoot MBE, returned to Tadcaster following t...

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  • News
    26 June
    Responding to the Outcome of the EU Referendum

    We are working to maintain confidence and support our area’s ...

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  • News
    24 May
    First Class Innovation at the Scarborough Skills Village

    Our chairman Barry Dodd, CBE shares this thoughts on how Scarboroug...

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  • News
    28 April
    Investing to Grow Our Economy and the Wider North

    Chairman Barry Dodd explains how the first year’s £122 milli...

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  • News
    15 April
    Calls Open for £8m European Funding for Innovation Programmes

    Organisations are invited to apply for large scale projects to supp...

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  • News
    11 April
    City and Rural Must Work Together to Maximise Economic Growth

    Our chairman, Barry Dodd CBE, blogs on the Northern Powerhouse and ...

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  • News
    23 March
    The Budget and a Project Round-Up

    Our Chief Operating Officer James Farrar gives some thoughts on the...

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  • News
    15 March
    Our Future Businesspeople

    Our Chairman Barry Dodd, CBE, on how you can’t have a growing...

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  • News
    09 March
    Seeking Industry Leader for Biorenewables Task Group

    We are seeking a senior figure from the agriculture, food or bio-re...

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  • News
    02 March
    Accelerating Growth in Ryedale’s Food and Farming Sectors

    Infrastructure work has started on a new agri-food business park an...

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  • News
    15 February
    Vacancy for an Enterprise Partnership Officer

    Are you looking for a new challenge with a fast paced organisation?...

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  • News
    12 February
    Applications Open for Rural Projects following European Funding

    Applications for funding are now open for employment and capital pr...

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  • News
    10 February
    Register To Apply for European Social Funding – Deadline 2 March

    Are you a businesss providing education and training services also ...

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  • News
    09 February
    Creating Space for Jobs in Skipton

    The next steps have been taken to help generate more jobs in Skipto...

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  • News
    09 February
    Helping Schools Deliver The Skills Business Needs

    We are looking for high calibre businesspeople as Volunteer Enterpr...

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  • News
    08 February
    Recruiting Private Sector Board Members

    Are you an innovative business leader who can help drive economic g...

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  • News
    28 January
    Keeping the Cash Tills Ringing in Flood Affected Areas

    The owner of Tadcaster’s oldest high street business is urgin...

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  • News
    21 January
    Flood Affected Areas Open for Business

    Support the region’s businesses affected by floods – by continu...

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  • News
    05 January
    Grants available for flooded businesses

    Grants up to £2500 are now available for businesses flooded in the...

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  • News
    30 December
    Advice for flooded businesses

    A handy selection of advice if your business has been flooded

    ...

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  • News
    14 December
    Networks are great

    Find out what we have been doing to promote networks in our patch.<...

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  • News
    01 December
    Alternatives to the Business Growth Service

    Help us understand what alternatives are available

    ...

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  • News
    01 December
    Autumn Statement good news for Yorkshire business

    Whilst many of the Autumn Statement headlines were grabbed by Georg...

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  • News
    30 November
    Could your business run our tourism workshops?

    The LEP, through our accountable body North Yorkshire County Counci...

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  • News
    25 November
    Business resilience proven yet again

    Business resilience proven yet again

    ...

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  • News
    16 November
    LEP board meets at top secret location

    Find out about when the board met in a top secret location.

    ...

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  • News
    27 October
    LEP’s unemployment rate falls to 7 year low

    The LEP’s unemployment rate fell to a seven-year low of 3.8% in t...

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  • News
    12 October
    LEP’s economic growth is strong as ONS reveals 3,155 more businesses this year

    The Official Count of Businesses showed a net growth of 3,155 over ...

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  • News
    07 October
    LEP area more than half way to meeting its target of 20,000 jobs by 2020

    The York, North Yorkshire and East Riding LEP welcomed figures last...

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  • News
    30 September
    Grants available to boost North Yorkshire and the East Riding’s tourism economy

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  • News
    21 September
    Have your say on how government can reduce red tape

    Opportunity to comment on government’s latest discussion docu...

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  • News
    09 September
    Bringing our devolution bid to life

    A devolution bid for the City of York, North Yorkshire and the East...

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  • News
    03 September
    Helping our region get access to European funding

    Explaining how the European Structural Investment Fund (ESIF) Growt...

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  • News
    02 September
    Showcasing our skills work at the LEP

    We’ve been celebrating the success of our skills programme an...

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  • News
    26 August
    Our road improvement plans for Catterick

    Enabling extensive town and housing development at Catterick

    ...

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  • News
    21 August
    LEP statement on Biovale Centre

    To better understand the market demand for the Biovale Centre, a ma...

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  • News
    12 August
    Let’s Grow – new funding for SMEs in York, North Yorkshire and the East Riding

    New grant programme from the government’s Regional Growth Fun...

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  • News
    27 July
    New calls launched for European funding

    Three rounds of European funding are now open for applications.

    ...

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  • News
    24 July
    Launching our new growth hub: How’s Business

    Creating conversations, not paperwork: the new face of business sup...

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  • News
    24 July
    We’ve published our first Annual Report

    Read our first annual report to find out the progress we’ve m...

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  • News
    15 July
    Lowest rate of unemployment for six years across our region

    Statistics released today revealed that the rate of unemployment in...

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  • News
    01 July
    Delight over potash mine approval

    Approval of the mine will bring jobs and wide-reaching economic ben...

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  • News
    26 June
    Supporting the potash mine proposals

    The York, North Yorkshire & East Riding Enterprise Partnership...

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  • News
    25 June
    National Apprenticeship Awards open for nominations

    Nominate an employer or apprentice for the 2015 National Apprentice...

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  • News
    01 June
    LEP all set for Northern Powerhouse ambitions

    James Wharton, the Minister for Local Growth and the Northern Power...

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  • News
    21 May
    Businesses to choose how funding is spent

    Business networks and groups can get funding of £500 to help make ...

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  • News
    31 March
    Yorkshire’s first Food Enterprise Zone confirmed in Malton

    On Wednesday 25 March Environment Secretary, Elizabeth Truss announ...

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