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Vacancy for LLEP Communications, Brand & Partnership Engagement Manager

The Leicester and Leicestershire Enterprise Partnership (LLEP) is looking to recruit a Communications, Brand & Partnership Engagement Manager to join the team. This position involves developing...

Her Majesty The Queen – visit to Leicester Thursday 13 April

Her Majesty The Queen is visiting Leicester on Thursday 13 April to attend the Royal Maundy Service at Leicester Cathedral. Spectators will be able to...

2017 LLEP Annual Economic Profiles

The Leicester and Leicestershire Enterprise Partnership (LLEP) has completed its 2017 annual refresh of its Economic Profiles. The profiles pull together a range of economic...

Education companies pitch services to schools at unique EAN event

A unique event to raise awareness of careers support available to schools, was held today (Wednesday 29th March) in Leicester. Over 80 representatives from local...

Our March newsletter is out!

Our latest newsletter is out! To read about the latest news in the LLEP area and for an update on our programmes, click here.

Charnwood Campus becomes UK’s first ‘Life Sciences’ Zone

Charnwood Campus (the former Astra Zeneca site) near Loughborough has been designated the UK’s first 'Life Sciences Opportunities Zone' (LSOZ) by Government. The good news...

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A few facts about employment in our area


brought into the local economy through the reinternment of Richard III


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


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


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


creative businesses are based here - the largest cluster outside London