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Improving our connectivity by rail: the importance to the local business community

30 January 2024

With HS2 axed from going north of Birmingham, there is the potential for the money ‘saved’ to be cascaded to areas in the Midlands and the north of England for investment in public transport.


Your Voice – Sturgess Motor Group of Leicester

24 January 2024

The Sturgess Motor Group has a long established history as a leading car dealer in Leicestershire, and is one of the most respected names in UK motor retailing. Chairman Mr Chris Sturgess is the 4th generation member of the family business, which was established in 1897.


Mark Robinson joins Leicestershire Business Voice as new board member

9 January 2024

Mark and the LBV board are responsible for offering an independent and collective voice to represent the local business community through engagements with other key local stakeholders, the public sector and regional bodies. It also provides members with a regular programme of stimulating business-themed webinars, events and debates.


Your Voice – Gallagher

23 August 2023

Bav Patani is Head of Client Development for Gallagher. Bav joined Gallagher in 2015 via the company’s acquisition of Leicester-based broking firm Oval Insurance. In his role as Head of Client Development, Bav works with a range of clients working in industries including construction, finance and printing. Gallagher helps to protect businesses and individuals from the risks associated with their activities.


A year in review – Leicestershire Business Voice 2022

20 February 2023

Last year, against a challenging background for local businesses, we were delighted to grow our membership to around 60 local businesses, representing many of the core sectors across the city and county economies.


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