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Construction lunch: attract not repel

Come and join us for the Construction Lunch and hear how working closer together is paying off for businesses in Bradford and Leeds. You’ll hear about how ‘magnet city’ and ‘smart city’ concepts can change the fortunes of places not hitherto considered to be challengers to the top world cities. Our speakers are Tom Baker, business development director at BT,

Written on 7th May 2015Lillie Geistdorfer. Published in News story 3

BCC: Disappointing manufacturing figures highlight challenges facing the sector

Manufacturing output in January 2015 was down 0.5% on the month, but up 1.9% compared with the same period the year earlier. Total industrial production in January 2015 was down 0.1% on the month, but up 1.3% compared with same period the year earlier. Today, the BCC has upgraded its UK GDP growth forecast for the next two years, from

Written on 11th March 2015Lillie Geistdorfer. Published in BCC, News, News story 3