The impact of Yorkshire Forward
- We have helped nearly 30,000 businesses a year to improve performance. That's 1 in 12 of the region's business, with a typical turnover gain for each of around £15,000 a year.
- Around 1 in 30 people in the region's workforce are in a job because of our work in the last five years (60,000 in total). We've been one of the two most successful Regional Development Agencies at turning investment into jobs.
- The extra jobs and business growth due to our interventions adds up to additional tax revenue of around £725 million per year for Government – that's well over twice what has typically been invested in the Agency.
The journey to deliver the Leeds Arena takes a giant step forward today as proposals for the building’s exterior design are revealed for the first time.
An all day exhibition on Thursday 30th September at The Royal Armouries for IT & Telecoms professionals in the region to showcase themselves to general businesses in Yorkshire and the Humber. Discover the latest trends in the IT & Telecoms industry Learn what the future technologies will be in IT & Telecoms.
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