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National College for High Speed Rail
17.01.2018

National College for High Speed Rail Ensuring that learners in our educational establishments have access to the best facilities is an important city region priority. This investment helped to deliver a world class new National Centre for High Speed Rail (NCHSR) college. The NCHSR vision is to deliver high level technical skills at level 4 […]

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SCR skills drive creates jobs at award-winning training firm
12.02.2018

Seventy-five jobs are set to be created in the Sheffield City Region (SCR) drive to radically improve workforce skills across the region as it helps a global Doncaster business to become an established world leader in the training field. The Highfield Group – which is one of the top five organisations of its type in […]

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Job hunters will take paycut for training
12.01.2018

City Region surveys hundreds of jobseekers and bosses Young jobhunters in the Sheffield City Region (SCR) would take a pay cut in return for training and experience, a leading survey of 500 jobseekers and bosses has found. The SCR’s ‘Skills shortages and hard to fill vacancies’ report, due to be launched on February 7th, shows […]

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2017 – a smashing year, and more to follow
20.12.2017

What a year for this region! We’ve smashed targets, seen fantastic growth in jobs, foreign investment from giant names such as McLaren and Boeing, and record apprenticeship recruitment. Six thousand homes have been built, and we have launched major infrastructure projects unlocking land for homes and business. There isn’t space here to detail everything, so […]

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A Super-Connected City Region
16.12.2017

Here in Sheffield City Region we’re building a thriving, super-connected and successful economy at the heart of the UK. We offer new investors a high-quality and cost-effective location of choice that is super-connected nationally and internationally. We have six airports within a 90-minute drive. Doncaster Sheffield Airport offers full cargo and passenger services and is […]

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Our Sectors
16.12.2017

Sheffield City Region is proud to be home to a range of flourishing sectors, all of which boast enterprise, innovation, and collaborative working. Excellence in these sectors is boosted by a uniquely strong supply chain, a skilled workforce and our super-connected location. Aerospace Aerospace is a flourishing sector in the Sheffield City Region which is renowned […]

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City region on countdown to Horasis
03.10.2017

It’s just over a month until more than 300 delegates from across the world arrive in Sheffield City Region for the international Horasis China conference. Taking place on 5 and 6 November, Horasis China will use a range of venues including the Cutlers Hall, Sheffield City Hall, Sheffield Cathedral, the St Paul’s Mercure Hotel and Chatsworth House. […]

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City region gets £38m from Northern Powerhouse Fund
23.01.2017

Sir Nigel Knowles, Chair of the Sheffield City Region, today welcomed both Theresa May’s newly-unveiled Industrial Strategy Green Paper, and the news that the city region will receive £38million of the latest round of Northern Powerhouse funding. And he particularly welcomed the national focus on areas where the city region has exceptional strengths -industrial digitisation, […]

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Latest News from the SCR
23.01.2017

Business activity and employment in Yorkshire increased at a faster rate than the UK average during December. According to the latest Lloyds Bank Regional Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) survey, employment growth jumped to a 14-month high, with December’s job creation in Yorkshire higher than the UK average for the third month running. The AMRC is […]

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