MAY Marketing supporting the Althorp Food & Drink Festival

March 25th 2019

The award-winning Althorp Food & Drink Festival returns on Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 May 2019, with more than 100 diverse and inspiring food and drink stands, as well as show-stopping culinary events and experiences.

HIC occupants MAY have partnered with Althorp to help create a buzz around the festival for the second year running, with a mix of PR, creative and strategy work to really ramp up the excitement.

With a stellar line-up including world-renowned chefs Ken Hom OBE and Jean-Christophe Novelli (pictured right),

The event is set to be a fun-filled weekend for all the family, with cooking demonstrations, falconry displays, cocktail-making classes, book signings and a dedicated Kids’ Corner.

MAY are based in office 22 on the first floor, and offer a range of marketing services including strategy and category work, branding, PR, social media and websites.

Tickets from £8.50 (under 12s free) are on sale now – please visit

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.

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).

April 12th 2019

Harborough business grant for apprenticeships

Thought about taking on an apprentice? Why not apply for the Harborough business grant for apprenticeships?
Businesses in the Harborough District can apply for funding to help them take on apprentices. Harborough District Council is making grants of up to £750 available to encourage apprenticeships and promote the benefits they can offer businesses.