London's economy to grow almost twice as fast as the 'Northern Powerhouse' over the next decade (Cebr analysis) Survey finds that business leaders across the North reject large scale infrastructure such as HS2 and want focus on local road investment (YouGov) Government should devolve more powers and consider more radical policies such as regional tax competition, a regional living wage and the establishment of more industry clusters says report â€ŽThe economic gap between London and cities within the so-called 'Northern Powerhouse', including Leeds and Sheffield, is set to widen significantly over the next 10 years says a new report.
The Chancellor George Osborne has announced a historic devolution deal which puts advanced manufacturing and innovation at its heart during a visit to the University of Sheffield's Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre with Boeing (AMRC) today (2 October 2015).
Colleges across Sheffield City Region are working together to provide education and skills training and boost the economic growth of the areas.
Jane Ellison MP, the Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Public Health, was in Sheffield today to announce Westfield Health as the second major partner for Sheffield Hallam University's Advanced Wellbeing Research Centre (AWRC).
First study to indicate that mummification may have been widely practised throughout Bronze Age Britain Archaeologists use microscopic bone analysis to compare British skeletons with known mummies Research paves the way for discovery of other ancient civilisations that mummified their dead Bronze Age Brits practised exotic, novel and bizarre funerary rituals Ancient Britons may have intentionally mummified some of their dead during the Bronze Age, according to archaeologists at the University of Sheffield.
The former chairman of the Equality and Human Rights Commission has said that still not enough is being done to tackle racism and inequality face-on, ahead of an appearance at Sheffield Hallam's new centre for human rights next week.
Sheffield chartered broker IFM Insurance today warned small business owners in South Yorkshire to ensure their business is properly insured and not at risk.