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LLEP issues Local industrial Strategy Call for Evidence

The Leicester and Leicestershire Local Enterprise Partnership (LLEP) has today (6 December) issued a Call for Evidence to inform the development of its new Local...

Sir John Peace calls for increased participation to power the Midlands Engine

  Dear Friends and Partners At the Midlands Engine, we are entering the beginning of an exciting 12 months for the partnership and we are...

Leicester Business Festival 2019 announced

Next year's edition of the Leicester Business Festival will take place from 28 October to 8 November 2019. After the success of this year's festival,...

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A few facts about employment in our area

£59m

brought into the local economy through the reinternment of Richard III

£500m

is what the textiles manufacturing industry is worth to the LLEP economy

72%

of the East Midlands' Logistics and Distribution operations are in Leicestershire

40,000

people in our area are employed in the Professional and Financial services sector

2,500

creative businesses are based here - the largest cluster outside London