The mayor said it would would ‘end the tyranny of the Whitehall bidding culture where pots of funding are set at a national level'.
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‘For too long, manufacturing has been undervalued and this needs to change.'
'It is shocking that only one in three entrepreneurs are women, and just one penny in every pound of investment goes to female-led firms.
'We talked to Charity Bank and it became clear that purchasing the shop made sound financial sense. We have ended up saving a lot of money on rent and there are benefits that come with owning our own assets.'
'This development offers huge potential to provide much-needed, high-quality office space in a very attractive part of the city.'
'This is great news. We can't be an analogue region in a digital world if we are to compete successfully at home and abroad.'
'It will bring jobs, it will bring investment and more than anything, it will bring people from all over the region to Wakefield for their entertainment.'
‘This prospectus clearly sets out our ambitions to become the leading region for the green and blue economy.’
‘When it comes to going green there are options such as government grants and asset finance solutions that help spread the cost of an investment over its lifetime, and initiatives like our Clean Growth Finance Initiative which offers discounted lending for green purposes.'
‘The carnage on the high street has hollowed-out many jobs traditionally held by women.'