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LoyalFree Interview on BBC Radio Leicester

BBC Radio Leicester’s Rupal Rajani’s interviewed Sophie and Jason from Leicester loyalty scheme and events startup LoyalFree last week. You can stream the interview here (starts at 2h 42m 30s). You can also listen to a previous Rupal Rajani interview from with Rajen and Suresh from ParentMonitor here.

Leicester Startups is Now a Community Interest Company

We’re pleased to announce that Leicester Startups has just taken a big step towards becoming “official”! After nearly seven years of “beg borrow or steal” we’ve now incorporated as a non-profit Community Interest Company with a mission to help local entrepreneurs. This will make it possible to organise membership at the soon-to-open Fibre coworking space […]

Building Work Progressing at Fibre Coworking Space

More progress at the forthcoming ‘Fibre’ entrepreneurs’ coworking space near DMU campus and the Royal Infirmary. The building is gearing up to accept startup tenants in the next few weeks – membership will be organised through Leicester Startups. Contact us if you’re interested in taking a space at Fibre.

New! Leicester Startups Podcast: Episode #1 featuring James Wormington of Travamigos

We’re very pleased to announce today the very first episode of the Leicester Startups Podcast. This monthly series aims to shine a light on talent from across Leicester and Leicestershire to inspire listeners, whatever stage of the entrepreneurial journey they are on. In upcoming episodes we have founders discussing their successes, like securing millions of […]

ParentMonitor Save Their First Life

Parentmonitor.org is a Leicester startup created out of a personal need to help keep one of the founder’s own parents safe in their own home. Co-founder Rajen Thanki shares his story… What started out as something to help ourselves has developed into a system that can have a massive positive impact to many people. Our […]

Teen Tech Science and Technology Festival comes to Leicester

An exciting science and technology festival is being organised at the Morningside Arena on Thursday 24th October 2019. Leicester Employment Hub is collaborating with Maggie Philbin (ex – BBC science presenter) and her team at Teen Tech in organising an exciting interactive event, showcasing science and technology of the future. 30 local and national employers […]

Marketing role available at Leicester based tech company LoyalFree @loyalfreeapp

Multi-award winning local business LoyalFree is looking for a Marketing & Events Assistant to join their team. LoyalFree is an extremely dynamic technology company that is quickly expanding across the UK and becoming the household name as the number 1 app for towns and cities. We are looking for someone who is driven, ambitious and ready to turn […]

Free Startup Mentoring, Mon 16th Sept

Startup founders David Chan and Ben Ravilious are bookable all day for free casual mentoring or other startup-related chat. Get advice, share an idea, ask questions, get introductions. Venue: The Innovation Hub, University of Leicester, 128 Regent Road, Leicester, LE1 7PA   CLICK HERE TO BOOK A SLOT   Ben Ravilious is a co-founder of audience polling […]