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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 get the most out of your Facebook Advertising – Breakfast Seminar

Facebook announced back in January that they were removing most business posts from users’ news…

Collaborate: Setting up and managing an online shop (creative industries)

A series of four workshops providing all the information you need to sell your creative products online.…

Collaborate – Drive your profitability (textile/fashion manufacturers)

Aimed at textile and fashion manufacturers this morning session aims to help you make the…

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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