Bondholder News

Pontefract Entrepreneur Puts Chocolate at the Heart of Business

With a passion for food driving his progression from pot-wash to chocolate pioneer, qualified Chef, award-winning Chocolatier and owner of Coeur de Xocolat, David Greenwood-Haigh, will explain how his discerning palate and shrewd business acumen have seen his Pontefract business propelled into boardrooms across the globe when he takes to the stage at Wakefield Bondholders first Friday – the district’s leading monthly networking event.read more

Wakefield BID Appoints Board

DETERMINED not to let the grass grow under their feet the Wakefield Business Improvement District (BID) team has started work straight away.read more

Personal Impact at the Forefront of Business

With body language and visual impact at the forefront of the illustrious first-impression, nationally respected speaker and founder of DO Positive Impact, Deborah Ogden, will deliver a masterclass in presenting a powerful first-impression at Wakefield Bondholders first Friday – Wakefield’s leading monthly networking event.read more

ABP Appoints Britcon For £2.1m Project At Kings Lynn

Associated British Ports (ABP) has appointed building and civil engineering company Britcon to build a new £2.1 million ‘bulk store’ at its busy port in King’s Lynn.

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Social Wakefield Teams Up With Wakefield TopicUK

Social Wakefield has announced that they will be working in partnership with Wakefield’s TopicUK , providing What’s-On content for the magazine and showcasing many attractions in the local area, from community and council run events, to pubs, clubs and local attractions.read more

Wakefield Votes YES

WAKEFIELD businesses have voted to back plans for a Business Improvement District (BID), giving companies in the BID area a say in how their city centre operates.read more

‘Why Visit’ Spotlight For Wakefield 

 Amid the news that Wakefield’s Cultural Consortium has been awarded £223,000 through Arts Council England’s Cultural Destinations initiative, Bondholders’ first Friday (3rd March) will welcome Jenny Layfield who will showcase what this means to local businesses.

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College Work Placement Team Are On A Mission…

Wakefield College’s newly appointed Work Placement team is on a mission to bring students and the region’s businesses closer together. read more

Internationally Renowned Artist Sheds Light on Migration

From 6th March – 3rd May, The Art House will present a new exhibition of work by Spanish artist Juan delGado. Altered Landscapes is an immersive multimedia installation, combining video, photography, light and sound to trace the journeys of migrants and refugees across Europe.read more

BID Chair Rallies Business

Businesses in central Wakefield could miss the chance to take control of how their money is spent on additional services unless they back the Wakefield Business Improvement District (BID).read more