• World Class Worcestershire – Peter Pawsey Executive Chairman

    World Class Worcestershire - Peter Pawsey Executive Chairman

    First Published in the Worcester News on 16.01.2015 World Class Worcestershire It is great to see that increasing numbers of organisations and individuals are promoting Worcestershire as a World Class place to live, work, visit and do business. We continue to raise the profile of the County regionally, nationally and internationally in a number of […]

  • BBC journalist to chair business debate on the prospect of regional devolution

    BBC journalist to chair business debate on the prospect of regional devolution

    Last year‘s closely fought independence referendum in Scotland ignited an irreversible debate about the decentralisation of government powers to English regions which is quickly becoming one of the main political battlegrounds of this year‘s general election. With this in mind, the Worcestershire Local Enterprise Partnership (WLEP), Herefordshire & Worcestershire Chamber of Commerce, Federation of Small […]

  • Worcester debates potential for City of Culture bid

    Worcester debates potential for City of Culture bid

    Local organisations are set to consider what it would take to produce a compelling bid for Worcester to become City of Culture 2021. A workshop will run on 12 February and is open to all local arts, cultural and sports organisations – as well as key stakeholders and businesses within the City. The event will […]

  • Worcestershire Local Enterprise Partnership Chair to step down

    Worcestershire Local Enterprise Partnership Chair to step down

    Peter Pawsey has today announced that he will be stepping down from his role as Executive Chair of the Worcestershire Local Enterprise Partnership in May after serving in the voluntary role for 4 years.  Mr Pawsey was appointed in May 2011 as Executive Chair for a period of 3 years but last year agreed to […]

  • World Class Worcestershire in 2015 – Peter Pawsey, Executive Chairman

    World Class Worcestershire in 2015 - Peter Pawsey, Executive Chairman

    First Published in the Worcester News on 02.01.2015 World Class Worcestershire in 2015 I would like to take the opportunity to wish you all a happy and prosperous New Year. The New Year is a time to take stock but importantly to also look forward. As we enter 2015, we in the Worcestershire Local Enterprise […]

  • Awards Celebrate the County’s Top Apprentices

    Awards Celebrate the County's Top Apprentices

    Over 300 employers and individuals from across the county gathered for an evening of celebration and recognition at the Worcestershire Apprentice Awards 2014. Six apprentices, five employers and one school picked up awards at the inaugural event held at the West Midlands Safari Park on 27 November 2014. Worcestershire’s outstanding apprentices and employers were presented […]