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‘Tis the season to shop online

[caption id="attachment_52363" align="aligncenter" width="458"] a cargo plane is unloaded at East Midlands Airport[/caption] During the busiest periods in the run-up to Christmas, over 1 million...

Loughborough University publishes vision to nurture nationwide economic growth

Loughborough University has launched the Loughborough Area of Innovation – an ambitious vision for university-led growth aligned to the government’s Industrial Strategy. The Loughborough Area of...

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...

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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