Support

The following organisations support Theatre Royal Wakefield through our corporate membership scheme. If you would like to learn more about how your business could benefit from becoming corporate members, please click here.

GOLD

Chadwick Lawrence

Chadwick Lawrence has offered professional and supportive legal advice to both private and commercial clients for over 160 years. Chadwick Lawrence now has five offices covering the West Yorkshire region and the practice is now listed as one of the twenty largest firms in Yorkshire and Humberside.

www.chadwicklawrence.co.uk

H.B. Clark

H.B Clark of Wakefield have been brewing and wholesaling beer since 1906. Now in their 107th year they are the UK’s largest independent wholesaler. They take pride in delivering the best customer service together with fantastic product knowledge and the friendliness that comes from being a family business.

www.hbclark.co.uk

Joliffe Cork

Jolliffe Cork Chartered Accountants have been serving the business community from their George Street, Wakefield premises for 50 years. Six partners and 40 staff provide specialist knowledge of all business, tax & accounting matters plus a personal touch that ensures “our clients are at the centre of everything we do.

www.jolliffecork.co.uk

Lockyers

Lockyers are an award winning, independent insurance broker based in Wakefield. Their team of experienced brokers will assess your business risks and work with their insurer partners to get you the right cover at the right price. Call Lockyers on 01924 278222 to review your business insurance. They’re here to help you.

www.lockyers.co.uk

Minster Law

As well as being one of the UK’s largest personal injury practices, with particular expertise in serious injury and motorbike accident claims, Minster Law also has experienced teams of highly qualified legal professionals to help you with wills, probate and employment law. However they support you, they promise to do so in a refreshingly straightforward, honest and fair way, and at a fair price.

www.minsterlaw.co.uk

Strata Homes

Strata is a modern family business with a fresh approach to home building. Their love of design and quality underpins a desire to create beautiful homes of the highest standard. Their customers are at the heart of everything they do and they strive to deliver an outstanding home buying experience.

www.strata.co.uk

Trinity Walk

With over 60 great stores, Trinity Walk Shopping Centre has something for everyone – fashion, food and loads of family fun. From trendy high street fashion, glamorous looks and gorgeous gifts to every day essentials plus the largest superstore in the area. And, it’s not all just about the shopping - there are plenty of restaurants and eateries for you to choose from for a well deserved break.

www.trinitywalk.com

 

Virgin East Coast Trains

Stagecoach and Virgin are working in partnership to operate the East Coast and West Coast inter-city routes under the Virgin Trains brand. Together, they are on track to revolutionise rail travel across the UK. Virgin Trains is committed to delivering a high speed, high frequency service, offering shorter journey times, more comfortable travel and excellent customer service.

www.virgintrainseastcoast.com

 

SILVER

Catteralls Solicitors

Catteralls have been servicing the legal needs of the people and businesses of Wakefield for more than 100 years and though encompassing traditional values, the partnership adopts a modern approach to the workings of the law. Between them, the partners and staff deal with most aspects of the law and offer specialist expertise at an affordable rate from their office in Wakefield.

www.catteralls.co.uk

Double TWO

Double TWO, Britain’s finest shirtmaker for over 75 years, manufactures quality men’s and ladies formal and casualwear. They are passionate about shirtmaking and pride themselves on offering quality shirts at affordable prices that stand the test of time. Firmly established as a modern classic and mainstay of the British tailoring scene.

www.doubletwo.co.uk

Eitex

Eitex are a managed IT solutions and support provider to small and medium sized businesses throughout Yorkshire and the UK. Services include Microsoft Office 365, Dynamics 365 and CRM, Cloud Computing services and IT Support. Eitex offer a free IT consultation to companies in Wakefield.

www.eitex.co.uk

First Choice Recruitment

We are a leading local, independent recruitment agency recruiting the very best temporary and permanent candidates and delivering recruitment and business solutions that really do work. If you think all recruitment agencies are the same, think again. Get in touch and let us show you how recruitment really should be.

www.firstchoice-uk.com

Handelsbanken

Founded in Sweden in 1871, Handelsbanken has become one of the world’s strongest banks with over 750 branches in 24 countries worldwide. They offer local relationship banking with products and services tailored to the needs of our personal and business banking customers.

www.handelsbanken.co.uk

Media Displays

Media Displays of Yorkshire are revolutionising outdoor advertising, by bringing advertising billboards into the digital world. With our digital advertising vans (Digi-vans), TV bikes and TV trailers, you can take your message direct to your audience, UK wide, either at a static location or on the move. The whole marketing range provides true town and city mobility with the latest digital screen advertising technologies, such as static LED outdoor displays.

www.mediadisplays.tv

MINT Support

Mint Support is a group of IT professionals with over 50 years experience in IT and dealing within the public sector and private business environment. We specialise in providing comprehensive managed IT support services for businesses and Education.

www.mintsupport.co.uk

Move Now Properties

Move Now Lettings is a highly focused company specialising in lettings throughout West Yorkshire. They opened their office in 2008 and have established themselves as the area’s leading letting agent. They have a great desire to maintain the professional, efficient and courteous way that their business operates.

www.movenowlettings.com

Nostell Priory Holiday Park

Nostell Priory Holiday Park is a haven of peace and tranquillity nestling with 300 acres of National Trust parkland. Just a 15 minute drive from Wakefield and you could be a million miles away from the hustle and bustle. Leave work on a Friday evening and you are quickly transported to a world of ease. Nostell Priory is operated by Blue Sky Resorts Ltd, a local, family owned company.

www.nostellprioryholidaypark.co.uk

One World Travel

One World Travel was established in 2002 in Wakefield. Over the last 12 years it has become a pivotal travel service provider for the community of Wakefield and beyond. They offer bespoke business travel and leisure packages, process visa applications and offer competitive exchange rates. Find them on the Bullring or call 01924 339889.

www.1worldtravel.co.uk

Open Communications UK

As a ‘gaggle’ of Yorkshire girls, Open Communications’ commitment, drive and determination to deliver excellent PR has always revolved around their need to achieve the very best results for their clients. This is their main priority and the focus of their business. This is why at Open Communications they don't claim to be something they're not. They are PR specialists and they manage our clients’ communications; internal, external, online, in print and broadcast.

www.opencomms.co.uk

 

School Speakers

School Speakers, set up by entrepreneur Apprentice TV star Claire Young, is the UK’s no1 speaking agency working with schools, colleges and universities. They provide inspiring, motivational and informative speakers who deliver a wide range of talks, workshops and full day activities to students of all ages.

www.schoolspeakers.co.uk

 

Social Wakefield

Social Wakefield is the what’s on guide for the Wakefield District. They have everything you need to know for days out with the kids, family events, special offers, competitions, and of course theatre! Their ethos is to support local, buy local!

www.socialwakefield.co.uk

TopicUK

TopicUK was launched in April 2013 by Gill Laidler and Rob Blackwell, with the aim of supporting small to medium businesses in Wakefield and District. Since that time, they have been overwhelmed with support from the local business community, which has enabled the magazine to grow substantially.

www.topicuk.co.uk

Wakefield College

Wakefield College is the largest in the district and has an impressive track record, having provided education and training in Wakefield and its surrounding area since 1868. Today, the College has its base in three major areas as well as delivering learning in community settings all over the district.

www.wakefield.ac.uk

BRONZE

Cedar Court Hotels

Cedar Court Hotels is Yorkshire’s largest independent hotelier. With four four-star properties in ideal locations across Yorkshrire, and Cedar Court Hotel & Spa which is Yorkshire’s first ever five-star hotel, there's sure to be a Cedar Court for you regardless of where you need to be in Yorkshire.

www.cedarcourthotels.co.uk

 

Mid Yorkshire Chamber of Commerce

Mid Yorkshire Chamber of Commerce is a membership services company that exists to protect and develop the interests of business across Calderdale, Kirklees and Wakefield. Part of the British Chambers of Commerce national network, they exist to connect, support and represent their members.

www.mycci.co.uk

Parsons Accountants

Parsons & Co provides a professional and thorough service in a wide range of areas. They offer general accounting and taxation services to businesses in a variety of sectors. They also provide specialist corporate finance advice for clients buying and selling businesses or raising finance to expand their business.

www.parsonsaccountants.co.uk

 

Ramsdens Solicitors

Ramsdens, an award winning, Legal 500 recommended, full practice law firm in Kirklees, Calderdale and Wakefield. With 160 staff, working in 12 different practice areas, with solicitors and support staff fluent in four languages, Ramsdens offers the full spectrum of legal services to organisations and to the individual. We are a local team supporting local people and businesses and we are delighted to support the Theatre Royal Wakefield.

www.ramsdens.co.uk

Yorkshire Bank

Yorkshire Bank was founded in 1859 in Halifax, West Yorkshire. Yorkshire Bank has 182 retail branches, a strong personal customer base and a business banking capability through a UK-wide network of 22 Business & Private Banking Centres.

www.ybonline.co.uk

WACCL

WACCL - originally the Wakefield Annual Charity Christmas Lunch but now responsible for a number of charity events throughout the year. Formed to support Wakefield Children’s charities, WACCL unites the area's business community in providing much needed financial backing and publicity for these deserving projects.

www.waccl.co.uk

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Theatre Royal Wakefield, Drury Lane, Wakefield, West Yorkshire WF1 2TE

Wakefield Theatre Royal and Opera House was designed by Frank Matcham and opened in 1894.