Sheffield’s two Universities and Sheffield Teaching Hospital Trust have been working during 2016 with the Sheffield City Region Combined Authority (CA), the Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) and many public, private and community partners, to better understand the strengths and weaknesses of Sheffield City Region (SCR) and to explore ways to build on those strengths and overcome the weaknesses so that the economic and social potential of the Region can be maximised.
Our study began by analysing our current situation and considering the experience of comparator city regions in the UK and overseas. We then gathered evidence from some four hundred organisations and individuals within and outside the region.
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Special Report: We need to get together to give region a better future
Impressive report full of ideas and initiatives must not be ‘a shiny document that just sits on a shelf’, but businesses and individuals must translate it into action, say education and health bosses at launch event.
A long-term vision designed to stop bickering and make Sheffield City Region a success regardless of party politics was launched by education and health bosses last week.