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Manufacturers take stage at Leeds apprenticeship fair
11 March 2019

Manufacturers take stage at Leeds apprenticeship fair

Employers from some of the city’s biggest companies, including Direct Line, first direct, the NHS, Leeds City Council, Network Rail and Sky, were...

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MPM apprentice Jessica Sugden shares her story
10 October 2018

MPM apprentice Jessica Sugden shares her story

Apprentice Jessica Sugden, aged 20, decided against going down the route she had been told was normal for her and heading off to university, instea...

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Jukebox business booming in Yorkshire
10 October 2018

Jukebox business booming in Yorkshire

A manufacturing business in Leeds is booming and is calling out for young people to consider a career in the manufacturing industry.

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Daletech MD calls for more apprenticeships to be created
10 October 2018

Daletech MD calls for more apprenticeships to be created

The managing director of one of Leeds’ most renowned niche manufacturing companies is backing calls for more to be done to encourage young people...

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Former Brandon Medical apprentice talks about his career journey
02 October 2018

Former Brandon Medical apprentice talks about his career journey

James Byers, aged 20, from Kippax, Leeds, started his working life as an apprentice at Brandon Medical two years ago. Here he shares his sto...

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Schools and Manufacturers Talk together for Mutual Benefit
26 September 2018

Schools and Manufacturers Talk together for Mutual Benefit

Leeds Manufacturing festival ran an event on 19th September to reaffirm the intentions of the Leeds Manufacturing Festival to both schools and the...

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Brandon Medical receives second Queen’s Award
20 September 2018

Brandon Medical receives second Queen’s Award

Brandon Medical has been awarded the most coveted accolade in British business – for the second time – in recognition of its stunning export...

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Home educated young people take part in the Festival
19 September 2018

Home educated young people take part in the Festival

On Monday, 17 September 2018 Agfa Graphics hosted a visit of 9 adults and 11 young people who are educated at home.

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