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The local accountability membership group, WOW Wednesdays celebrated it's 2nd Birthday in June, following a tough year supporting it's members through the pandemic. WOW Wednesdays, founded by chamber member Juliet Thomas of The Curious Creative Club and Clair Wright of A Social Nature, began life as a simple idea to support another small business at the time, Mirriam's Kitchen Table in Kirkburton, in bringing customers into the cafe when it was quiet on a Wednesday, hence the name.
Yorkshire-based manufacturer, Thurston Group, has raised over £10,000 for Macmillan Cancer Support after putting together a cycling team to cycle the equivalent of London to Paris throughout the month of May. Covering around 250 miles, the team aimed to raise £5000 for Macmillan Cancer Support. After smashing their target halfway through, the team has managed to raise well over £10,000 for the charity in just one month.
One of the largest independent accountants in West Yorkshire, Jolliffe Cork, have merged with South Yorkshire-based Sutton McGrath Hartley (SMH). The merger took place in May 2021, with Jolliffe Cork becoming SMH Jolliffe Cork and continuing to operate out of their existing premises on George Street, Wakefield.
The Leeds City Region (LCR) Supply Chain Programme announces its 200th project.
The Mid Yorkshire Chamber of Commerce is calling for further support for the hospitality industry following the impact of Brexit and the Covid-19 pandemic, which has left the sector short on skilled staff.
Calderdale Council is hosting a series of free online panel discussions designed to empower local businesses to thrive in international trade following the end of the Brexit transition period.
Beanie Media have been appointed by Rishworth School to implement a 6 month SEO strategy to increase their rankings on google and increase traffic to their site.