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Local business confidence still growing

Businesses in Leicester and Leicestershire are expanding and new companies are continuing to form, according to a national study by Company Formations …

The LLEP addresses employers concerns over skills shortages

The 2015 Employer Skills Survey carried out earlier this year by the UK Commission for Employment and Skills (UKCES), provides a comprehensive insight into the skills …

First Leicester and Leicestershire European Social Fund contracts awarded!

The Leicester and Leicestershire Enterprise Partnership (LLEP) is delighted to announce that the first European Social Fund (ESF) contracts have been awarded for Leicester and Leicestershire.

What LCFC spectators contribute to Leicester’s economy?

I was astounded – yet not surprised at the same time (if that’s even possible!) to read a recent report sent to us by travel company ‘ …

Five Leicestershire ‘Queen’s Award for Enterprise’ winners

The Queen’s Awards for Enterprise are the UK’s most prestigious business awards, given only to companies or individuals who are outstanding in their field. Widely regarded as the …

Schools need YOU!

The Leicester and Leicestershire Enterprise Partnership (LLEP) are encouraging employers to use the skills learnt at work to give back to the community by volunteering to …

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New £180million Enterprise Zone announced

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FREE CPD EVENT - Embedding Employability in the Curriculum

Hold the date! The National Careers Service, Leicester and Leicestershire Enterprise Partnership and Careers and Enterprise Company are coordinating a free CPD event for senior …

Upcoming events

Sep
21

FREE CPD EVENT - Embedding Employability in the Curriculum

Hold the date! The National Careers Service, Leicester and Leicestershire Enterprise Partnership and Careers and Enterprise Company are coordinating a free CPD event for senior …

Our Performance

1,479

Our Growing Places Fund will deliver 168Ha employment land and 1,479 houses

2,000

Number of new high value jobs will be created at our Enterprise Zone

£191m

Private sector investment that has been generated though our RGF scheme

£100m

Funds secured through the Growth Deal

£111m

The total value of our ESIF programme 2014-2020