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Proposals set out for new workspace at Pioneer Park

  Proposals for a development that would provide much-needed commercial workspace at Leicester’s Pioneer Park have been outlined by the city council.   Indicative designs...

Leicester is the UK’s Space City

Leicester’s exciting Space Park project will make the city and region synonymous with the industry, according to one of the region’s foremost experts in planetary...

LEP Network releases summary of Chancellor’s spring statement

The Chancellor presented his second Spring Statement on Wednesday 13 March. The Office for Budget Responsibility’s (OBR) forecast for the deficit, debt, GDP and productivity...

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Collaborate: Internal audits – food manufacturing

A workshop for food and drink manufacturers that will provide help and guidance on how…

Collaborate – Drive your profitability (textile/fashion manufacturers)

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

LLEP Digital Conference 19

This fully-funded Conference will help businesses across Leicester and Leicestershire make the most of the very latest…

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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