The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), working in collaboration with five accredited Chambers of Commerce, has been awarded the Government Equalities Office (GEO) tender to set up and deliver five pilot partnerships between groups of local schools and businesses.
One of the leading prestige and sports car businesses in Yorkshire has become Sheffield United's Official Shirt Sponsor for the forthcoming season.
Nine members of staff from Sheffield-based President Engineering Group (PEGL) completed the national Three Peaks Challenge last weekend, raising over £3,000 for Weston Park Hospital Cancer Charity.
Three students from Sheffield Hallam University have been recognised for their hard work away from their studies in the regional Student Employee of the Year Awards.
Commenting on the proposal for a National Infrastructure Commission presented by Sir John Armitt and endorsed by Labour Party leader Ed Miliband, Dr Adam Marshall, Executive Director of Policy at the British Chambers of Commerce, said: -Businesses would support the creation of a National Infrastructure Commission if it delivers quicker decisions, more certainty for investors, and faster action on the ground.
Sheffield Forgemasters has released 200 grandstand seats beside the finish straight of the Tour De France as it powers its way to Sheffield's Arena Square.