Groby Parish Council supports its local businesses. Find out about resources to help you to establish and network in your local area.
Leicester Chamber of Commerce is a leading player in the Approved Chamber Network, and so provides an independant powerful voice for the views and concerns of its members at local, regional, national and international levels.
A new guide to how the county council can support businesses and economic development in Leicestershire has been launched.
Known as Supporting Businesses, the online guide highlights how the council, working with the Leicester and Leicestershire Enterprise Partnership and others is providing support, advice and funding for a range of activities (click here for link to document)
Small businesses are the backbone of the British economy but in turbulent times such as these they are also incredibly vulnerable, which is why they need that extra bit of support if they are to reach their full potential. This was the inspiration behind the Business Advice Shop - frank advice from genuine entrepreneurs who combine their extensive professional expertise with real world experience (of both the good times and bad!).
Creative LeicesterShire : supports small arts, design and media businesses in Rutland
Nomis Labour Market Profile : view the labour market profile for Hinckley & Bosworth
Leicestershire Business Voice : Represents local business leaders who wish to participate in the development of the City and County, its economic, educational and training agendas. It participates in vigorous debate about the profile of the City and County, transport policy, the City Masterplan and the Cultural economy
Leicester and Leicestershire Economic Partnership : Find out how the Leicester and Leicestershire Economic Partnership can help businesses in the county.
Leicestershire County Council Trading Standards : View and understand advice from trading standards.
Voluntary Action LeicesterShire : Find help to search and apply for funding in Leicestershire.