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An archive of old posts regarding DC Research activities and insights into past economic industry events.


Jon cycled to Skegness again

Leicester to Skegness Charity Bike Ride Jon completed the ride within his target time (six hours), which included a detour from Boston to Skegness due to new road signs (more than half of all riders did this – he ended up doing 90 miles instead of 84), and strong headwinds after Grantham. Jon raised over £400 for Alzheimers and Leicester Continue Reading...

Birmingham WNF Programme Evaluation

Evaluation of the Birmingham Working Neighbourhoods Fund Worklessness and Enterprise Programme Evaluation Birmingham City Council appointed DC Research and our partners Focus Consultants in 2011 to evaluate the Birmingham Economic Development Partnership (BEDP) element of the Working Neighbourhoods Fund (WNF). The evaluation provides an independent assessment of the strategic development, delivery and impact of the WNF Programme delivered through BEDP, Continue Reading...

Renaissance Evidence Toolkit

Local Government Improvement Evidence Toolkit DC Research was commissioned by Renaissance Yorkshire in partnership with the Yorkshire Museum Directors Conference to develop a resource for use by Museum Directors and Heads of Service to evidence the impact of their services against local government improvement objectives. Renaissance Yorkshire believes that this work has the potential to increase the profile and reputation Continue Reading...