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  • Happy Musical Friday 13th!
    Apart from running VIP Travel in Harborough Innovation Centre, our very own Pete Squires is frontman of a group called the Happy Fridays. Several people have expressed an interest in seeing the group in action. By happy coinciden...

  • Great Funding News for Ixion Holdings
    Ixion Holdings from Harborough Innovation Centre recently secured €4.2million in European Commission funding on behalf of a pan-European research consortium, led by Anglia Ruskin University. The project will build on an innovativ...

  • Harborough Innovation Centre welcomes Emma as Assistant Manager
    We are delighted to announce the arrival of Emma Thompson, who bravely steps into the role of HIC Assistant Manager. Emma ran her own businesses, including one in East Carlton Park, for several years giving her great insight into...

  • Using Paid Advertising on Social Media training
    Zest have a series of social media master classes being held at the Innovation centre starting in January 2015. Each masterclass will cover a new and exciting topic, starting with ‘Using Paid Advertising on Social Media’ - 9:30 t...

  • Online Business Ideas Coaching Tool Set to Drive Innovation
    Online Business Ideas Coaching Tool Set to Drive Innovation An inspiring new online platform aimed at entrepreneurs, SMEs and enterprise-scale organisations promises to accelerate innovation by encouraging the presentation of i...

  • HIC have a new afternoon receptionist
    Tina Doherty will be joining the centre as our new afternoon receptionist as of the 24th November - although you may see her around before then!  ...

  • ICON are delighted to announce the launch of the ICON Specs & Standards apps.
    ICON’s main product is the web based ICON System, part of which is their Specs & Standards solution which is used to manage building design, specification and branding requirements. If you have a mobile device with an Internet ...

  • ʻYoung Entrepreneur of the Yearʼ
    Harborough Entrepreneur Crowned UKʼs ʻYoung Entrepreneur of the Yearʼ Colin Bradford has been named the UKʼs Young Entrepreneur of the Year at the National Entrepreneur Awards. Based at the Innovation Centre in Market Harboroug...

  • Start-up Harborough provides free seminars to help local businesses
    Harborough entrepreneurs and start-up companies will be welcomed to the Harborough Innovation Centre next month for an afternoon designed to boost local businesses. Following on from the success of Spark Harborough 2013 - the busi...

  • Caffe Carrara just anounced short-list of Cafe of the Year 2014
    The café within Harborough Innovation centre, Caffe Carrara has just been announced on the short list of Harborough Mail's Café of the Year 2014. Once released, we'll publish the link here....