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East Midlands Leads UK Exports Growth

The East Midlands is the fastest growing region for exports in the UK with a 13 per cent increase on last year according to official...

Multi-million pound benefits for business from new Innovation Hub

New thinking will meet business acumen to drive innovation at Leicester’s £5 million-plus Innovation Hub at the University of Leicester. A state-of-the-art autonomous driving vehicle...

Leicestershire business honoured by Board of Trade Award

Dr Nik Kotecha OBE, Chief Executive of Morningside Pharmaceuticals Ltd A Leicestershire business is one of nine in the Midlands to receive a Board of...

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How to Succeed in a Global Online Marketplace

                A free workshop if you are considering…

Collaborate: Food Technical 101

A workshop aimed at food and drink manufacturers that wish to have a good understanding…

Understanding Retirement. ARE YOU FIT FOR YOUR FUTURE

Fast action workshop, new solution for retirement planning. More than just financial solutions. (more…)

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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