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

The Business Growth Grant is part of Business Gateway Growth Hub project funded by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) and run by Leicester City Council in partnership with East Midlands Chamber (Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire), Leicestershire County Council and the Leicester and Leicestershire Enterprise Partnership (LLEP).
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If you’re looking to grow your business the Business Growth Hub 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, seminars and Events. Take advantage of free Support now. 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.

News & Events

  • May 13, 2020
    • HR Tips: Recruitment Life-cycle from Advertising to Probatio1:30 pm - 4:30 pmThis is an interactive session providing you with Top HR Tips to recruit and complete a successful interview, induction and probation. We will focus on the protected characteristics (Employment Law) and guide you through the right and wrong questions. We will also look at the cost of getting it wrong, furthermore, we will provide templates to help you create the perfect interview, induction and probation structure and talk through GDPR. Devonshire Place
      78-80 London Road
      LE2 0RA
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