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A Year in the Life of the LLEP now available

The Leicester and Leicestershire Enterprise Partnership (LLEP) has released a retrospective charting its achievements, and the achievements of local businesses, in 2018. As 2019 gets...

LLEP Digital Conference 19

This fully-funded Conference will help businesses across Leicester and Leicestershire make the most of the very latest digital technologies. (more…)

Make it British Live! 2019

Make it British Live! began in 2014 and was originally called Meet the Manufacturer. The brainchild of Kate Hills, a former fashion buyer, who founded...

Collaborate – Drive your profitability (textile/fashion manufacturers)

Aimed at textile and fashion manufacturers this morning session aims to help you make the business more sustainable and examines areas you can look at...

Collaborate: Principles of Preservation and Shelf Life for food and drink manufacturers

Everything you need to know if you are a food or drink manufacturer that needs to know or refresh your  knowledge about food preservation. (more…)

Collaborate: Internal audits – food manufacturing

A workshop for food and drink manufacturers that will provide help and guidance on how to do audits in the correct way and how they...

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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