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Offshore Wind Brings Business Opportunities for Yorkshire

Yorkshire and Humber businesses were given advice in accessing an industry expected to create 10,000 new jobs for the region on Thursday at an event supported by partners Crown Estates, Yorkshire Forward and One North East.

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Business Link Continues To Support Yorkshire Companies

Rising demand shows customers are keen to make the most of Business Link Yorkshire before 25 November 2011 – when the regional service will be replaced by new national arrangements

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Regional Business Survey launched

Businesses from across Yorkshire and Humber are being given the chance to paint a picture of the level of business confidence, experiences in investment and their business intentions by taking part in the new Business Survey which began last week.

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Development Agency appoints new Chair

Julie Kenny CBE DL, managing director of award winning Pyronix Ltd has been appointed as the new Chair of Yorkshire Forward, the Region’s Development Agency, and will officially take up the post on 14 December 2010.

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Her Majesty The Queen launches construction of Nuclear AMRC

Her Majesty The Queen, accompanied by HRH The Duke of Edinburgh, officially launched building work on the new Nuclear Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (NAMRC), during a visit to Yorkshire and Humber today.

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