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Apprenticeships – Let’s get ready for exam results.

With exam results season drawing nearer, thousands of young people, influenced by their parents, will be making important decisions about their future. It’s vital that...

Open Grant Funding Competition: Round 2

Innovate UK, as part of UK Research and Innovation, will invest up to £20 million in the best cutting-edge or disruptive ideas or concepts with...

Innovation loans competition open for registration

Innovate UK has up to £10 million in loans to SMEs for innovative late stage projects. This loan competition aims to provide loans to help...

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The Prince’s Trust Explore Enterprise Course

Four day workshop for young people interested in self-employment (more…)

Life after GDPR – Next Steps Breakfast Seminar

Most businesses hold far more data than they think, from right to work information, copies…

Collaborate – Textiles & Fashion: Health and Safety Management

If you are a fashion or textile manufacturer looking to improve business practices and make…

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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