Wakefield Works, the campaign to boost the employability and skills of local people, is back and is appealing for local businesses to get involved by offering advice, guidance, sector insight or job opportunities as part of a district-wide roadshow.read more
Despite the many events and celebrations that take place across the district throughout the year, there is only ONE that is dedicated to the amazing achievements of the children that live here in Wakefield and throughout the five towns.read more
NGC Networks director Nikki Guest has raised £740 towards new IT equipment for a local school after completing the Fountains 10k in North Yorkshire.read more
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
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
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.
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
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.