03 Dec 2019 | Category: LLEP News

East Midlands leaders confident of direct trade flights to China

Leicestershire could become a key UK and European gateway for improved trade links with China thanks to East Midlands Airport’s cargo capability. Officials in the...

22 Nov 2019 | Category: LLEP News

Hundreds of student bright futures inspired by local businesses

Nearly 300 students from Leicester and Leicestershire schools and colleges networked with 148 employers at an exciting speed networking careers event, held at Leicester Racecourse....

13 Nov 2019 | Category: LLEP News

Leicester in top 10 cities report

Leicester is ranked No. 10 in the Good Growth for Cities 2019 report released on 12 November. The index of 10 indicators, against which the...

08 Nov 2019 | Category: LLEP News

LLEP wins Leicester Business Festival Award for most pioneering event

         Leicester Business Festival (LBF) ended this afternoon following two busy weeks filled with more than 100 business events. The Leicester Business...

07 Nov 2019 | Category: LLEP News


The LLEP worked in partnership with East Midlands Airport to bring this event to the Leicester Business Festival calendar on Monday 4 November. The event...

07 Nov 2019 | Category: LLEP News

Business and education worlds come together

Local business leaders and leaders in schools met for the first time at a round table dinner this week (30 October) for the opportunity to...

06 Nov 2019 | Category: LLEP News

More than £6m to be invested in improving schools and public buildings

Nearly £5 million is being invested in improving the fabric and facilities at school buildings across Leicester as part of a major programme of works....

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