Articles from Finley Howell

Bradford Manufacturing Weeks is ‘transformative’ for our school and this year will really support us in meeting the government’s new #GatsbyBenchmarks

Bradford Manufacturing Weeks legacy unveiled as countdown to 2019 initiative Recognising the benefits Bradford’s Manufacturing Weeks are bringing – last year’s event saw 3,000 manufacturing experiences offered to pupils aged 16 and above. The 2018 event introduced me to six local employers and ensured the school met five and six of the eight Gatsby benchmarks in just three months.

Raising career aspirations in Yorkshire primary schools by bringing the world of work into the classroom

Specialist recruitment firm invests in personal development programmes to help raise aspirations in primary schools Primary school children in Yorkshire will receive award winning ‘Positive Footprints’ personal development programmes, thanks to funding from manufacturing and engineering recruitment specialist, The Works Recruitment.

Driving event targets local apprentices as part of Bradford Manufacturing Weeks

“The worst thing I have ever done is lower my son’s coffin into a hole in the ground. The pain of losing him in a road traffic crash 17 years ago is a pain which lives with us as a family all the time, it never goes away. But if my story makes you think about your decisions and choices then today will be a result for me.” Tony Davison

Education secretary Gavin Williamson backs “excellent” Bradford Manufacturing Weeks initiative

Secretary of State for Education Gavin Williamson CBE has praised Bradford Manufacturing Weeks as an “excellent” initiative.


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