: ' Leicester'

Minister meets life science and space businesses

Cabinet Minister Brandon Lewis, was in Leicester on Thursday 18 October visiting the University of Leicester and the National Space Centre, to see first-hand how the region is at the cutting-edge of Life Science and Space research and [...]

ENTERPRISE LOANS JOINS BRIGHTER FUTURES TO SUPPORT LEICS ENTREPRENEURS

NOT-FOR-PROFIT organisation, Enterprise Loans East Midlands, has joined the Brighter Futures Project to support Leicestershire entrepreneurs looking to start their own business. Brighter Futures is a community-based project run by ten local organisations throughout Leicester and [...]

Leicester businesses turn a warm shade of green

Locally-based Octopus Energy ties up with Leicester-based Charity Link to launch 100% renewable Leicester Business Power tariff, powered by local solar farm in Uppingham, Leicestershire First business to make the switch to the new tariff, the [...]

DMU launches new master’s apprenticeship programme for senior business leaders

De Montfort University Leicester (DMU) has introduced a new degree apprenticeship programme which can accelerate the development of business leaders. The Senior Leader Master’s Degree Apprenticeship was launched at the Leicester Castle Business School this week with an [...]

MORGAN SINDALL LANDS £47M MIXED-USE REGENERATION SCHEME

Morgan Sindall has been appointed to deliver a landmark £47 million regeneration scheme in Leicester. The construction and infrastructure company won a competitive tender process and is set to build a new mixed-use development, set over [...]

TSB AND ENTERPRISE NATION JOIN FORCES TO HELP SMALL BUSINESSES AND ENTREPRENEURS IN LEICESTER EMBRACE THE DIGITAL REVOLUTION

Over 70% of Britain’s small businesses and entrepreneurs are crying out for more support when it comes to embracing digital and having an online presence. Britain’s challenger bank, TSB, launches new  programme in partnership with Enterprise [...]