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Vickers Oils opens new food grade manufacturing facility in Leeds
22 February 2024

Vickers Oils opens new food grade manufacturing facility in Leeds

As the 2024 Leeds Manufacturing Festival gets underway, Vickers Oils has announced the opening of a new purpose-built facility in Hunslet, Leeds...

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2024 LMF expanded programme addresses recruitment and future skills challenges
21 February 2024

2024 LMF expanded programme addresses recruitment and future skills challenges

The Leeds Manufacturing Festival returns this month with an extended, year-round programme of events highlighting career opportunities for young...

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New directory to recognise region's best employers for engineering apprenticeships
29 January 2024

New directory to recognise region's best employers for engineering apprenticeships

West Yorkshire’s very best employers for engineering and manufacturing apprenticeships are to be showcased in a new online directory being launch...

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Young people urged to 'start your journey' in manufacturing at apprenticeship recruitment fair
29 January 2024

Young people urged to 'start your journey' in manufacturing at apprenticeship recruitment fair

With less than a week to go before the doors open on the Leeds Apprenticeship Recruitment Fair (5/2/24) at the First Direct Arena, the city’s...

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Year-round programme confirmed for 2024 Leeds Manufacturing Festival
26 January 2024

Year-round programme confirmed for 2024 Leeds Manufacturing Festival

An ambitious year-round programme of events has been confirmed for the 2024 Leeds Manufacturing Festival starting next week with Leeds Apprenticesh...

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Final call for employers to provide industry placements for T level engineering students
13 December 2023

Final call for employers to provide industry placements for T level engineering students

Packaging firm Greyhound Box and bed manufacturer Harrison Spinks are the latest employers to join the ranks of those offering industry placements...

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Learners tour Leeds factories on National Manufacturing Day
05 November 2023

Learners tour Leeds factories on National Manufacturing Day

Manufacturing employers across the region opened their doors to school and college students on National Manufacturing Day, giving young people...

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