Bondholder News

WDH Back to School With New Contract

During this last financial year, WDH has been recognised as one of Europe’s most efficient and effective businesses receiving the European Business Excellence award. During the same period WDH has also performed exceptionally well in terms of value for money and is in the top quartile against its peers for maintenance costs per more

Wakefield Lit Fest is Back for Another Year!

Now in its 5th year Beam and the Lit Fest team are looking forward to sharing a packed programme that celebrates reading and writing to inspire and enthuse audiences across the district. From Friday 23 September – Sunday 2 October Lit Fest will take place at locations throughout Wakefield – cafes, shops, venues, schools, community centres, historic buildings and more

Cyber Security Win for Agenci

Congratulations to Agenci and their partners Lorega, who picked up the award for their ‘Cyber Recovery’ product at The Cyber Security Awards 2016.

The Cyber Recovery product, which is an insurance product aimed at the SME market, was commended for “bringing simplicity to a complex market”.read more

Footgolf First For Wakefield

Wakefield’s first nine hole footgolf course has been launched at Whitwood Golf more

Why Wakefield

Skills gaps, apprenticeships and Wakefield’s retail offering were key issues debated at Why Wakefield, a panel discussion staged at the MY Conference in support of Wakefield Business more

Britcon Builds Success With Lidl

Building and Civil Engineering company Britcon has secured five new building contracts with Lidl UK. This brings its total number of contracts for Lidl to eleven in just eighteen months with new stores, extensions and refurbishments valued at circa £16 more

Raising a toast to retail and hospitality

Retail and hospitality is a growing sector within Wakefield, with opportunities presented by The Bid and also news of a multi-million-pound investment in The Ridings Shopping Centre, we weren’t surprised to see an entire morning dedicated to this important more

A Focal Point For Business Week

The MY Conference, for many, is at the heart of business week. Set mid way through the week-long celebration, it always promises a diverse mix of exhibitors alongside informative more

Tax Relief For Innovators

Local businesses at the forefront of innovation could be missing out on thousands of pounds’ worth of tax relief and cash back from HMRC, according to Wakefield based Sanders more

Cognitiv Means Business Pechakulcha Style!

There is no doubt that day one of Wakefield Business Week featured an exciting mix of opportunities for local businesses. With a launch event that focused on the theme ‘international trade’ and the manufacturing forum’s ‘find your business voice’ being just two examples of what was on offer. Alongside this, and adding a twist to traditional workshops and seminars was Cognitiv’s Pechakulcha style more