Leicester’s Economic Action Plan

November 21st, 2012 by Enterprise as a Life

On November 19th at St Martin’s House Sir Peter Soulsby, City mayor, formally launched his Economic Action Plan. It oulines his vision for jobs and growth.

The plan includes helping create thousands of jobs; supporting six months’ work experience schemes, apprenticeships, internships and graduate placements for 800 young people; helping 1,800 businesses grow and a further 800 get off the ground.

Sir Peter hopes to secure £60 million of investment to help with the masterplan.

Sir Peter said: “Leicester offers a fantastic range of attractions, but we can’t stand still. I believe the announcements we will be making over the next few weeks will show there are some big things about to happen in this city.”

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