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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. 

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.

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.

The Yorkshire Regional Visitor Survey is the largest of its kind in England

Yorkshire is bucking tourism trends and leading the way with pioneering research to put a true value on the tourism economy. The Yorkshire Regional Visitor Survey is the largest of its kind to be undertaken in England, providing Yorkshire with valuable and robust data to keep it ahead of its competitors.