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Spanning the great divide

7 March 2018

Recent figures from the Office of National Statistics suggest a growth divide between East and West Midlands as growth in the West Midlands outstrips that in the East. So is it indeed the case that as well as a North South divide we now have an East West divide too? (more…)

A Busy Evening for Jane at LBV Burns Night

15 February 2018

Simon Whitaker reports on this year’s LBV Burns Supper at the Belmont Hotel, New Walk, Leicester. This popular event was well supported by Members and Guests from the Leicestershire business community.

LBV Comments and opinion: Leicester’s professional and financial services community

14 February 2018

Gareth John, a senior partner at Gateley Plc, takes a wry look at the needs of Leicester’s under-appreciated professional community.

LBV Comments and opinion: Apprenticeship Levy – in need of radical overhaul in less than 1 year

17 January 2018

LBV Board Director, Roger Merchant, gives his opinion on the impact that the Apprenticeship Levy has had, since it’s introduction in April 2017.

LBV Comments and opinion: Looking ahead

4 January 2018

Leicester Business Voice’s Chair, Jane Cowley, recently contributed business articles for the Leicester Mercury’s Business Monthly magazine, and the online business publication, TheBusinessDesk.

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