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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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Daletech opens doors to opportunity
26 July 2018

Daletech opens doors to opportunity

Pudsey manufacturer Daletech Electronics is opening up opportunities for the next generation by engaging with local schools and students at UTC...

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Sound Leisure highlight global opportunities in Manufacturing
20 July 2018

Sound Leisure highlight global opportunities in Manufacturing

Sound Leisure are delighted to be involved in this festival which is gathering pace and raising the profile of manufacturing in Leeds.

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Survey shows disconnect between apprenticeships and schools advice
09 July 2018

Survey shows disconnect between apprenticeships and schools advice

Around two thirds of young people are interested in starting an apprenticeship rather than going to university, but teachers are still unlikely to...

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VIP line-up for Festival's keynote event at UTC Leeds
01 July 2018

VIP line-up for Festival's keynote event at UTC Leeds

Caroline Gumble, chief operating officer of manufacturing employer’s organisation EEF; and Councillor Judith Blake, leader of Leeds City Council...

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Sound Leisure has the Rotary connection
19 June 2018

Sound Leisure has the Rotary connection

Jukebox manufacturer Sound Leisure hosted a visit to its Leeds factory by 24 members of Sherburn-in-Elmet Rotary Club and managing director Chris...

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