Salad Skills’ warming gesture

December 7th 2018

This year, instead of sending Christmas cards, Salad Skills will be donating money to provide gift bags for the homeless.

The bags – known as KipBags – cost £15 each and contain a sleeping bag, toiletries, socks, hat, plasters and a homeless information pack. These essential items make a real difference to people who don’t have a roof over their heads.

Salad Skills’ Sarah Cripps said: “This is a great way to make better use of the money we’d usually spend on Christmas cards. Here’s wishing everyone a fantastic Christmas from the Salad Gems!”

If you’d like to find out more and donate a KipBag or two yourself, visit the KipBag website.

Harborough Innovation Centre is owned and supported by Harborough District Council (HDC). As the building owner HDC also funds the Centre’s business support provision, providing the basis for expert business advice, mentoring and workshops.

June 14th 2019

Heritage settles in to HIC

One of our Pioneer 10 competitors, Heritage Archaeology, has now moved into the centre, and is looking to grow after what has been a successful first year in business.

May 17th 2019

IFA moves onwards and upwards

After four years at HIC, Intelligent Financial Advisory (IFA) has moved on. The team has performed so well in that time that it has finally outgrown the centre, and has taken on new offices of its own in Lutterworth.

April 15th 2019

Recruitment guru wins Harborough district business award

Caroline Hunt, of Emerald Starfish, was named the winner of the latest Pioneer 10, an awards programme funded by Harborough District Council and run out of the Harborough Innovation Centre (HIC).