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  • 25 April 2022 08:35 AM Workspace at The Gresham now open for business

    OFFICE accommodation that offers a flexible way of working for freelancers, remote workers and start-ups is now open for business in Leicester’s former Fenwick store.

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  • 6 April 2022 03:24 PM New support scheme available for city businesses affected by the pandemic

    BUSINESSES across Leicester that were not previously eligible for Covid-19 business rates relief may now be eligible for new support if they were adversely affected by the pandemic.

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  • 16 March 2022 02:59 PM New video highlights £2 billion of recent and planned investment in Leicester

    MAJOR schemes that make up more than £2 billion of private and public sector investment already made, or proposed in Leicester, can be seen in a new video.

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  • 3 March 2022 02:14 PM March 18 deadline for business to claim Omicron help grants

    BUSINESS whose trade was affected by the surge in Omicron coronavirus cases have just over two more weeks to apply for a share of one of two grant schemes designed to help them.

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  • 1 March 2022 12:07 PM Jobseeking help in libraries extended

    JOBSEEKERS looking for help finding employment can now benefit from specialist advice at Braunstone’s Brite Centre library.

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  • 11 February 2022 11:36 AM New construction skills hub opens in Leicester

    A NEW training hub to help people build a career in the construction industry has launched in Leicester.

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  • 9 February 2022 02:55 PM Young people invited to Kickstart a career with city council

    NEW jobs for young people on Universal Credit are currently available with the city council as part of the Kickstart job creation programme.

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  • 28 January 2022 04:17 PM Grants to support businesses hit by Omicron surge

    TWO new grant schemes are offering support for hospitality, leisure and accommodation businesses whose trade was affected by the recent surge in Omicron coronavirus cases.

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  • 24 January 2022 02:29 PM New ‘reuse’ shop opens at Leicester recycling site

    PEOPLE with unwanted clothing, books, toys, bric a brac or household goods in good condition can now support a local charity by dropping them off at a Leicester recycling centre.

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  • 3 December 2021 09:48 AM £500k funding boost for Leicester’s garment industry

    LEICESTER’S garment industry is set to benefit from a new £500,000 business support project.

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  • 1 December 2021 10:19 AM New fashion academy launches in Leicester

    A NEW fashion academy has launched in Leicester to help train people in the skills they need to work in the textiles industry.

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  • 29 November 2021 12:53 PM Funding extension for Business Gateway means support for hundreds of local firms

    A KEY source of support for Leicester and Leicestershire’s businesses will be able to reach nearly 200 more firms following a decision to extend its funding.

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