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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.

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.

4x4 Making Places is returning this year with a series of 4 seminars discussing the remaking of the places we live in. Yorkshire Forward is sponsoring the event and Yorkshire Forward Chair Terry Hodgkinson chaired the first seminar discussing ‘Utility: What makes places useful? Join us on Thursday 26th March at Leeds Metropolitan University.

The Great Yorkshire Show is the North's leading agricultural event and takes place from Tuesday 14 to Thursday 16 July on the 250-acre Great Yorkshire Showground on the edge of the spa town of Harrogate.