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Economic Opportunities

Jun 15 2022

Broxtowe MP Darren Henry Showcases the Midlands Engine Hydrogen Technologies Strategy In Parliament

In a Westminster Hall Debate held yesterday (14 June), Darren Henry, Co-Chair of the Midlands Engine APPG and MP for Broxtowe, highlighted the exceptional potential of the Midlands Engine Hydrogen Technologies Strategy for our region.

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Jun 13 2022

Fantastic coolbox innovation from Nottingham Trent University student to go on display for 2022 Student Showcase

A cool box which transforms into a dining table has been created by a Nottingham Trent University student to give picnickers a social hub and to improve food hygiene.

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Jun 10 2022

‘Overwhelming’ support to improve Junction 28 of M1

Consumer research conducted by Midlands Engine's Transport arm, Midlands Connect, shows that the 82% of Ashfield or Bolsover residents surveyed would support improvements to upgrade Junction 28 of the M1 in Derbyshire.

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Jun 9 2022

MICG to mark official launch of £18.27 million SIPF project at Ceramics UK

The Midlands Industrial Ceramics Group (MICG) will be showcasing its work to place the region centre stage within the global advanced ceramics sector at a key event.

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Latest News

Jun 9 2022

Midlands Engine APPG brings about change in key legislation that impacts our region

Over recent months, the Midlands Engine All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) has been active in shaping several key bills in Parliament, with APPG members extracting maximum value for both our region and country on the Subsidy Control Act, Advanced Research and Invention Agency (ARIA) Act and Skills and Post-16 Education Act.

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Economic Opportunities

Jun 7 2022

£6.25m gateway project to create hundreds of new jobs at MIRA Technology Park

The progress of the £300m development of a Leicestershire enterprise zone has taken another major step forward after agreement was reached over investment in a new £6.25m gateway infrastructure project.

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