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Six butchers qualify for Butchery WorldSkills UK National Final

Talented butchers from England, Wales and Northern Ireland will be seeking to give their rivals the chop in the Butchery WorldSkills UK National Competition final in November. The six top scoring butchers from the combined heats in Wales, Northern Ireland and England are announced today and they will now put their skills to the test in the final at The Skills Show, to be held at the NEC Birmingham from November 19 to 21. The Skills Show is the nation’s largest skills and careers event and helps to shape the future of the next generation.

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Wednesday, Aug 19, 2015 - 12:16

National Occupational Standards - Have your say!

Your invitation to set the bar for Food Scientists and Engineering Maintenance roles

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Friday, Jul 31, 2015 - 04:08

Leadership and Management Development requirements within the Food and Drink Industry

Leadership & Management Wales (LMW) has been commissioned by Welsh Government's Food and Drink Division to identify the leadership and management development provision that currently exists for the food and drink industries in Wales.

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Monday, Jul 20, 2015 - 10:10

Blueprint for Excellence

Blueprint is a powerful online workforce training needs analysis tool specifically designed for food and drink manufacturing and processing companies.

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Wednesday, Jul 08, 2015 - 03:16

Skills Council Chief praises collaborative approach to Industry Growth in Wales

Food manufacturing sector skills council CEO Justine Fosh today (1 July 2015) praised Welsh food company leaders and Welsh Government for standing together in a concerted drive to power industry growth in the nation.

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Thursday, Jul 02, 2015 - 11:49

Food Supply Chain LMI Report

Despite the effects of the recent recession and fluctuating prices for primary produce, almost 20% of all employment in Wales lies within the FDSC. This makes it the largest employment sector, collectively contributing approximately £6.8bn of sales revenue (a 3% increase since 2010) and 240,000 jobs (a 6% increase since 2010).

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Tuesday, Jun 23, 2015 - 01:49

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