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
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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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SUPPORT & GRANT OFFER

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.

News & Events

  • June 26, 2019
    • Fashion SVP9:30 am - 6:00 pmFashion SVP, UK’s leading sourcing show, presents over 100 leading apparel producers from 21 countries. The next show will be held at Olympia London on the 25th and 26th June 2019. Make sure to attend the popular Sourcing Briefing seminars which feature industry expert speakers presenting on major issues of trend, product development and production. Plus there are insightful clinics at The Fashion Station, fabric and trend demonstrations, an industry jobs forum and great networking opportunities. Olympia London
      Hammersmith Road
      Kensington
      W14 8UX
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  • July 21, 2019
    • Pure London 20199:30 am - 6:00 pmHosted alongside Pure London, in the iconic Olympia London, Pure Origin brings together all aspects of fashion sourcing and manufacturing under one roof, in the heart of the UK’s capital. This combination makes Pure Origin the only show in the UK that connects the entire fashion supply chain together, offering everything through from fibre to the finished collections shown at Pure London. Pure Origin offers a convenient and cost effective way for buyers and sourcing managers to meet with suppliers and manufacturers from the UK and around the world. Olympia London
      Hammersmith Road
      Kensington
      W14 8UX
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  • July 22, 2019
    • Pure London 20199:30 am - 6:00 pmHosted alongside Pure London, in the iconic Olympia London, Pure Origin brings together all aspects of fashion sourcing and manufacturing under one roof, in the heart of the UK’s capital. This combination makes Pure Origin the only show in the UK that connects the entire fashion supply chain together, offering everything through from fibre to the finished collections shown at Pure London. Pure Origin offers a convenient and cost effective way for buyers and sourcing managers to meet with suppliers and manufacturers from the UK and around the world. Olympia London
      Hammersmith Road
      Kensington
      W14 8UX
      More details »