The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) has today (Tuesday) published the two-dozen top real-world questions being asked on Brexit by businesses across the UK – and says the government has managed to make limited progress on just 2 of the 23 issues where clarity is urgently needed so that firms can plan their trade following the UK’s departure from the EU.
Jason McCartney, Head of Public Affairs at the University of Huddersfield, and Stefanie Hopkins, Founder and Managing Director of Faith PR, will join the team to build on the Chamber’s work supporting businesses in Calderdale, Kirklees and Wakefield.
A group of local business people are getting together to host a mental health workshop to raise awareness, relieve workplace stress and discover the therapeutic benefits of song.
Huddersfield Giants Community are proud to announce Scissett CE Academy as their inaugural Partner School for their new School Partnership Programme after they sign up for a Double Gold Partnership Package.
A former Victorian mill owner and philanthropist’s residence in the Huddersfield village of Lindley has undergone a £4.5m investment to transform a Grade II listed Georgian period property, known as Manor House, into a boutique restaurant with rooms.
On 3rd July, at the Theatre Royal Wakefield, Just Druid Productions, in collaboration with Wakefield Civic Society, are showing a film Premiere about the tragic death of Staff Nurse Nellie Spindler, who was killed in August 1917 whilst carrying out her duty at a casualty clearing station at the battle of Passchendaele. Nellie, who was from Wakefield, is the only woman buried alongside 10,000 soldiers at Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery in Flanders, Belgium.
Local recruitment agency, Stafflex has teamed up with The University of Huddersfield’s Students’ Union to provide a source of part-time jobs for the students.