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The Learning Legacy is a series of reports that captures knowledge, achievements and lessons learned from twelve years of regional economic development in Yorkshire and Humber.  It seeks to pass knowledge on to other bodies who may be able to apply it now or in the future. 

Leeds Metropolitan University and Yorkshire County Cricket Club’s (YCCC) new building has been unveiled.

The European Figure Skating Championships are to be held in England for the first time in 20 years after Sheffield was successful in its bid to stage the prestigious event.

Yorkshire Forward has announced a new business plan which sets out how the Development Agency is responding to the challenges the region faces from the economic downturn and how it is working to ensure that the regional economy is able to respond quickly to the upturn when it comes.Yorkshire Forward has announced a new business plan which sets out how the Development Agency is responding to the challenges the region faces from the economic downturn and how it is working to ensure that the regional economy is able to respond quickly to the upturn when it comes.

10 teams of amateur sailors set off from Hull on 14 September, on the first leg of the Clipper Round The World Yacht Race.

There is no doubt that sporting events are big business for the places that choose to host them. This weekend we will see thousands of spectators descend on our region to enjoy world class sporting events, and they will not only be enjoyable occasions but also benefit the Yorkshire and Humber economy for some time to come.

If you missed us at the Great Yorkshire Show this year here's how you can find out about the support available for rural businesses.

The world’s top mountain bikers are to be put through their paces amid the trees and trails of the Forestry Commission estate at Dalby Forest in 2010 when the World Mountain Bike Cup rides into North Yorkshire.

Sport Accord 2009 23-27/03/09, Denver, USA Sportaccord is a 5-day gathering of 1500 leading representatives from international sport. The annual convention is held in Denver, USA and encompasses the Congress and General Assemblies of over 100 international sports federations and their related associations.