Leading employment lawyer Jeanette Wheeler has been appointed deputy chair of New Anglia Local Enterprise Partnership. She will take over the role on 1 April from outgoing deputy chair Lindsey Rix. Jeanette heads up Birketts’ employment law team in Norfolk and Suffolk, as well as its other regional offices, and sits on the firm’s management […]
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Schemes to help hundreds of people to find jobs or prepare them for the world of work are to receive funding thanks to the New Anglia Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP).
A project which has helped to develop the managers of the future in Norfolk and Suffolk has been hailed as a triumph. In total, 279 employees received training in leadership and management training through the Emerging Leaders programme, which was funded by the European Social Fund (ESF) and supported by further education colleges in the […]
Medtech Accelerator, the specialist financial scheme for early stage medtech innovations, has announced awards totalling £150,000 to two innovation projects in the fields of critical care logistics and cornea replacement surgery. The scheme, which is supported by New Anglia LEP, has now supported 13 innovation projects with combined awards of more than £1.15 million since […]
An exciting development on Ipswich’s Waterfront which will house a new archive centre and state-of-the-art facilities is on schedule for its public opening in spring 2020. New Anglia Local Enterprise Partnership contributed £250,000 from its Growing Places Fund towards The Hold – a project which aims to attract new visitors to the town’s burgeoning Waterfront […]
A recyclable glass and packaging firm is opening a £3.1m manufacturing and warehouse facility in Suffolk with support from New Anglia Local Enterprise Partnership. Fifty new jobs will result from the new premises near Eye, which has been developed in response to a massive surge in demand for glass food and drink packaging. The 60,000 […]