Bondholder News

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

Partner Joins The Art House

The Art House in Wakefield has announced that it is welcoming a new member onto its board of Trustees.read more

Classic and American Car Show Returns to City Centre

For the first time in over 14 years the Classic and American Car Show, which is one of the county’s largest car shows, will return to Wakefield City Centre on Sunday 30th April 2017.read more

The Ridings Welcomes Unique Jeweller to Craft Fair

From tree surgeon to jeweller, a local crafter who specialises in creating handmade necklace pendants from all types of wood and natural materials, will be exhibiting at The Ridings Shopping Centre’s Craft Fair for the very first time this week (Sunday 5th February).read more

Wakefield Bondholders – Promoting Collaboration for Business and Charity

Wakefield Bondholders Newburn Power Rental and Farmer Copley’s, joined forces over the festive season in support of the Prince of Wales Hospice thanks to Bondholders First Friday.

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Wakefield’s Cultural Consortium Awarded Arts Council Funding

Wakefield Cultural Consortium, consisting 16 local organisations, has been awarded £223,000 from Arts Council England’s Cultural Destinations initiative, for a three year programme, to enhance local cultural offerings and encourage visitors to Wakefield.read more