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From automotive apprentice to mechanical engineering undergraduate – Jack’s story
29 July 2019

From automotive apprentice to mechanical engineering undergraduate – Jack’s story

Apprenticeships may not always be the direct route to a dream job but they can often open up a wealth of career ideas and opportunities that help...

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Day in the life: Leeds woman employed by Agfa Graphics believes Yorkshire’s engineering sector has a bright future
23 July 2019

Day in the life: Leeds woman employed by Agfa Graphics believes Yorkshire’s engineering sector has a bright future

Agfa Graphics apprentice Eleanor McGuire is finding the hands-on route to an engineering career a rewarding experience.

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01 July 2019

"Great people" key to brewing firm's success

Manufacturers in Leeds and sponsors explain why they are backing the 2019 Leeds Manufacturing Festival and the importance of tackling the sector's...

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Engineering apprenticeships on display at Leeds Welding
20 June 2019

Engineering apprenticeships on display at Leeds Welding

A group of Leeds students has visited laser cutting and metal fabrication firm Leeds Welding Company as part of the Leeds Manufacturing Festival...

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Food and drink producers key speakers at Leeds manufacturing event
13 June 2019

Food and drink producers key speakers at Leeds manufacturing event

Manufacturers from across Leeds are invited to join sponsors of the Leeds Manufacturing Festival at the Central Square offices of RSM in Leeds city...

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Manufacturers invited to 'meet the sponsors' evening
28 May 2019

Manufacturers invited to 'meet the sponsors' evening

Manufacturers from across Leeds are invited to join sponsors of the Leeds Manufacturing Festival at the Central Square offices of RSM in Leeds city...

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Employers add voices to city’s manufacturing festival
28 May 2019

Employers add voices to city’s manufacturing festival

Leeds Welding Company is the latest employer to sign up for the Leeds Manufacturing Festival, which aims to forge closer relationships between the...

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“Apprenticeships are the future for our workforce”
23 May 2019

“Apprenticeships are the future for our workforce”

Manufacturers from across West Yorkshire joined Ben Wilson, managing director of MPM Ltd, and Tracey Dawson, managing director of Daletech Electron...

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