Who we are

“Supporting the development & growth of the fashion and textile industry in Leicester and Leicestershire” by:

  • Having an online presence for manufacturers and brands
  • Linking buyers with manufacturers
  • Showcase the image of the sector
  • Support for businesses to grow and sustain
  • Recruitment support
  • Information resources for all users

How it works

The Leicestershire Textiles Hub is a free to use website for anyone in the UK or overseas who is seeking fashion and textiles production in Leicester and Leicestershire and/or seeking to forge a career in the textiles industry.

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Meet with a fashion and textiles specialist advisor Up to 12 hours of tailored support at no cost to the business. Find out more

Meet with a BizGateway Business Advisor Available to existing businesses who wish to grow and are located in Leicester and Leicestershire. Find out more

If you’re looking to grow your business the Collaborate project is here to help. We support small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) across Leicester and Leicestershire providing 12 hours of free, confidential and specialist business advice as well as workshops and seminars targeted to your sector. Take advantage before September 2019 when this project ends. Click HERE for more information.

Textile Businesses are supported in Leicester
Click HERE to watch a short video showing how a local manufacturer received support from the Council.

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