key Dates

Key dates
key dates

Entries Open - Closed

Entries Close - Closed

Judging Period – Done: The category sponsor will have full responsibility for judging their own award. We encourage all sponsors to contact each applicant directly to ask for further information, or to arrange to meet, to judge their category fairly and decide on the three finalists. Judges will be asked to supply just reason for their decisions and be able to provide evidentiary support should this be required. The Editor of Leicestershire Live will review the finalists to ensure they are satisfied with all sponsors’ decisions, they reserve the right to overrule any decision made. All financial information submitted to the award will remain confidential.

Finalists Contacted - Done, Reconfirming now: Companies will be contacted confirming whether they have been shortlisted as finalists for this event, If your business is selected as a finalist you will also receive two tickets to our Finalists and Sponsors Champagne and Canapés evening.

Sponsors and Finalists Champagne and Canapés Evening - 6th July 2021 at City Rooms: Finalists and Sponsors to arrive from 6pm, to finish approximately 8pm.

Finalists announced in 24-page pre-event supplement - To appear in the LeicestershireLive, date to be confirmed.

Awards Ceremony - 16th september 2021 at Maher center.

As we celebrate the outstanding achievements of Leicester’s most successful businesses over the past year, the 2021 LeicestershireLive Business Awards is set to be the most impressive and memorable event of the Leicester Business Calendar. The awards night will be filled with fabulous entertainment. Hosts and entertainment provided by Champions Speakers.


Tickets are £100 + VAT each
Tables of 10 are £1000 + VAT each

To book your tickets or table now, please contact Michelle Roberts at


Winners Announced in the 20-page post-event supplement - To appear in the LeicestershireLive, date to be confirmed.

If you have any questions about the awards, please contact: Michelle Roberts at Champions (UK) plc
08453 31 30 31