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  • Spark Harborough District Winners Revealed
    Last Thursday Harborough Innovation Centre played host to the Grand Finale of the Spark Harborough District, Business Ideas Competition. This year’s competition has been the most successful yet with a record number of entries span...

  • Harborough Innovation Newsletter
    We’d like to offer our thanks to Steve and Tina of Swordfish who continue to put together The Harborough Herald newsletter for us ‘free gratis’. Thanks also to those of you who submit stories or snippets. We encourage you to shar...

  • Magical Maths wins another prestigous award
    Monday 11th May saw local business woman and entrepreneur, Jenni Bradford scoop a national award at the Nat West Encouraging Women Into Franchising (EWIF) Awards Ceremony in London. Jenni saw off strong competition to be named ‘Ne...

  • HIC welcomes new staff at Elsby & Co
    Kate Smart (Head of Recruitment) I have had many years’ experience working within recruitment and business development, specifically within the financial sector. Having worked on the agency side for so long, it was time to move t...

  • Innovation Centre Customers Clean Up Bypass
    Bright and early on a recent sunny Monday morning, six business people from the Harborough Innovation Centre donned hi-vis jackets, turned their backs on work for a couple of hours and set off to pick up litter along the A6 Harbor...

  • New website for Innovation Cafe
    A smart new website for Gibsons Catering has been launched. As well as revealing Kevin & Debbie’s incomparable catering abilities, it details the Daily Specials for Caffè Carrara and even lets you reserve your luxurious lunches an...

  • Spark Harborough

    £40,000 worth of prizes up for grabs for the region’s brightest sparks
    Spark Harborough District today launched their Bright Business Idea Competition 2015. The competition features two exciting categories. The first, ‘Best New Business Idea’, is for individuals and companies whose turnover is below...

  • The free business workshops will take place at the Harborough Innovation Centre.

    Entrepreneurs get off to a flying start with FREE business workshops
    Spark Harborough District is offering free workshops for new businesses and entrepreneurs who have a bright business idea, but need support to get it moving in the right direction. Designed to help with the essential skills neede...

  • Solicitors move to Leicestershire heralds new chapter
    A firm of solicitors has relocated to Market Harborough from Brixworth in a move representing the “dawn of a new era” for the company. Christopher Cox Solicitors has moved to the town’s Harborough Innovation Centre ahead of its...

  • Arts Fresco Spring Ball
    Many of us enjoyed the timely reappearance of Arts Fresco in Harborough last Autumn. We are delighted to report that this engaging community event is going from strength to strength, starting with a fundraising Spring Ball that ta...