Hinckley and Bosworth is a largely rural borough of 297 square kilometres located in the south west of the LLEP area.
The majority of the 105,100 residents live in the main urban areas of Hinckley, Burbage, Barwell and Earl Shilton in the south west of the borough. There are also sizeable settlements near the Leicester fringe to the east and in the central and northern parts of the borough.
The district is home to some large employers including MIRA, Caterpillar and Triumph motorcycles. The planned expansion of the MIRA Technology Park provides significant opportunities for economic growth in the district especially around transport technology.
The borough has a range of attractive and distinctive landscapes with some significant visitor attractions including Twycross Zoo, Mallory Park and Bosworth Battlefield.
The attached contains information relating to the local Hinckley & Bosworth economy. Further information can be accessed via the Nomis website.