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City Region business leaders in joint Budget call to Hammond

The leading figures of the business world in the Sheffield City Region today wrote to Chancellor Philip Hammond to set out their expectations of what should be included in next week’s Budget. In an unprecedented move, the heads of the City Region, the Company of Cutlers, the Federation of Small Businesses,

Law School students trial their court skills

A city employment lawyer turned a lecture room into a court room to put Sheffield Hallam Law School students through their paces in a mock employment tribunal. Toby Pochron, associate at Sheffield commercial law specialists Ironmonger Curtis, put the skills of the next generation of lawyers on trial. Students nominated judges to

Meadowhall to take front seat in the Sheffield Cycle Ride

Meadowhall, and a team from Sheffield City Council, will be leading the way with a team of 20 cyclists in a journey of just under 400 miles from Sheffield to the Sheffield Memorial Park, Somme Battlefields, France, to raise much-needed funds for the renovation of the war memorial located at

Westfield Health welcomes Duke of Gloucester to new HQ

One of Sheffield’s best-known businesses has welcomed a special Royal visitor to its new headquarters. The Duke of Gloucester looked round Westfield Health’s state of the art offices, in Charter Row, met staff and was briefed on the work of the Westfield Health Charitable Trust with local and national charities. His Royal

Former England star calls on Sheffield City Region businesses to get mentoring

A former England international footballer, who went on to forge a successful business career after hanging up his boots, has called on business owners from across the Sheffield City Region to use their knowledge and expertise to help would-be entrepreneurs take their first steps into self-employment. Speaking at the Launchpad Mentoring

Multinational investment secured and jobs created at Sheffield City Region

A huge vote of confidence has been demonstrated in Sheffield City Region (SCR) with the creation of new jobs, new businesses, and major international investment over the last three years. Figures show that, since 2014, the local economy has gained 37,000 jobs, with 16,000 created due to activity led by the

Yorkshire advisors help charity’s southern superstore expansion

Commercial property lawyers from Sheffield-based Wake Smith Solicitors have worked with a national charity to open two new fundraising stores – one being its biggest ever opened. Ben Spencer acted for Salvation Army Trading Company Limited on the lease for the 17,500 sq ft high street store, now branded as a

Success of Horasis conference welcomed by City Region leaders

It brought 300 international delegates to the city region and showcased our excellence to the world. And now leaders at Sheffield City Region (SCR) have reflected on the success of the Horasis China Meeting - and say they hope it will be the first of many. Sir Nigel Knowles, chairman of the

City region poised to play huge part in Heathrow Logistics Hub

It’s set to be one of the most significant and large-scale logistics projects in the UK, if not the world. And now Sheffield City Region can announce that eight sites within the region have been selected for the long list of sites for the creation of logistics hubs for the expansion

Phase two launched at successful business park

Developers have launched the second phase of a multi-million GPB business park refurbishment in Sheffield after letting 60 per cent of the site this year. ARBA Group's redevelopment of the 70,000 sq ft Meadowhall Business Park has attracted high profile tenants including Tuffnells Parcels Express, which is relocating its headquarters to