St Leonard's Hospice

Opera North to host business networking event

We are delighted to invite you to celebrate ‘Opera North & Business’, an exclusive networking event where peers from across the business sector come together to celebrate the transformative power of the arts. Connect with like-minded professional peers whilst experiencing world-class performance, where opera, dance and comedy collide. Date:                                       Thursday 28 February 2019 […]

New state of the art terminal extension set for take-off

Plans for a major extension to the main airport terminal building at Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) have been approved by Leeds City Council. The decision means that construction of the two/three storey extension to the main airport terminal building to provide an improved arrival experience, including significantly larger immigration and baggage reclaim areas, improved departure […]

Bradford Manufacturing Week hailed a success by all involved

The first ever Bradford Manufacturing Week has been hailed a success by education providers and local manufacturers with organisers now pledging to make it a longer initiative in 2019. At an evaluation meeting with the event’s steering group last week, it was confirmed that 100% of the schools that took part in manufacturing site tours […]

Incommunities staff wear red for World Aids Day

Scores of Incommunities’ workers helped raise money and awareness in support of the 2018 World Aids Day. Everyone from managers to operatives wore something red in return for a donation to the National Aids Trust to show their support for this international day (1st December). World Aids Day brings together people from across the globe […]

Hethertons highlights the five grounds for divorce as busy New Year approaches

Traditionally the UK experiences an increase in divorce proceedings being issued in early January as people seek out a new start in life or spend time reflecting on a failing relationship. While many may assume it is as simple as filing a document to seek a divorce, in England and Wales separating couples must satisfy […]

Stories from women across the north inspire new dance show

North East based Company of Others are listening to real life experiences from women across the North to create a new dance production which will premiere at Kala Sangam and tour in Spring 2019. Crackle. Dust. is a Co-Created dance theatre production with women from across the North of England. The production positively represents women […]

Garbutt & Elliott corporate finance team advises on deals worth £100m in last 12 months

Leeds and York based accountancy firm Garbutt + Elliott’s Corporate Finance team is celebrating a year of success which has seen them advise on £100m worth of deals and add two new executives to their team. Over the last financial year the practice has acted as lead financial advisor on 44 completed projects and has […]

Applications now open for the 2019 Business Advantage Awards

Do you want to win more than £6,000 worth of support and mentoring for your new or early-stage business? Apply now for the 2019 Business Advantage Awards, run by Leeds Beckett University in partnership with law firm Lupton Fawcett, accountants WGN and Yorkshire Bank. Now in its fifth year, the Business Advantage Awards is open […]

Business social impact celebrated at Raising the Bar awards event

Businesses gathered in Leeds last week to celebrate the social impact being made across the region through local commerce. Twelve businesses were shortlisted in the West and North Yorkshire Chamber’s Raising the Bar awards which recognised exceptional commitment to those ‘giving back’ through fundraising, volunteering and supporting across the categories of economy, environment, education and […]

Celebrate a year of cultural creativity with Kala Sangam’s Pick & Mix

On Saturday 15 December at 7.30pm, Kala Sangam presents Bradford Pick & Mix. The evening features work created at Kala Sangam over the last 12 months, alongside performances from fellow Bradford arts organisations Freedom Studios, Dance United Yorkshire, Mind the Gap and many more of the great arts organisations that call Bradford their home. Bradford […]