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How to host an amazing Leicester Business Festival event

Businesses across Leicester and Leicestershire are being offered the opportunity to find out how to get the best out of the Leicester Business Festival (LBF)...

New report reveals potential for a physical ‘Leicester Textiles and Fashion Hub’

The Leicester and Leicestershire Enterprise Partnership (LLEP) is delighted to present the final report of the Leicester Textiles and Fashion Hub study, which explores the...

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The Leicester and Leicestershire Enterprise Partnership (LLEP) produces a weekly news bulletin of local news, news from other LEPs and from government. Please see below for...

Local Growth Fund investment for Melton Livestock Market

A £5.5 million redevelopment of Melton Livestock Market is key asset to Melton economy. The first phase of the Melton Mowbray Livestock Market development project,...

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The Leicester and Leicestershire Enterprise Partnership (LLEP) is currently reviewing the development of future European Social Fund (ESF) Open Call specifications.  Within the LLEP area’s...

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A few facts about employment in our area

£59m

brought into the local economy through the reinternment of Richard III

£500m

is what the textiles manufacturing industry is worth to the LLEP economy

72%

of the East Midlands' Logistics and Distribution operations are in Leicestershire

40,000

people in our area are employed in the Professional and Financial services sector

2,500

creative businesses are based here - the largest cluster outside London