Print Companies in Loughborough
Loughborough is second only to Leicester in size within the county of Leicestershire; Loughborough was recently recorded as having a population of 57,600.
Printing companies in Loughborough are often called upon to produce leaflet and flyer printing for the annual Loughborough Canal Festival, held in Loughborough since 1997. The festival is held every May around Chain Bridge and attracts an impressive 10,000 visitors.
May is indeed a busy time for print companies in Loughborough as flyers are also needed to advertise the Picnic in the Park, which has been running since 1980. Picnic in the Park is also held in May and is run by Charnwood Arts and held in Queens Park.
Loughborough is also home to what is considered to be the largest street fair in Europe, which is held every year in November. The street fair runs from Wednesday to Saturday and a section of the A6 is closed to accommodate it. Printing firms in Loughborough have to produce flyers and banners to promote the fair and its many attractions, such as arcades, fairground rides, games and food stalls.
Loughborough University is famed for its sport, making Loughborough a centre for sport in the UK. Loughborough University features the largest sports scholarship in the country and over the years has produced some of the most successful and best known sports stars in England. Former graduates include World Cup winning rugby coach Sir Clive Woodward, athletes Sebastian Coe, Steve Backley and Paula Radcliffe and England spin bowler Monty Panesar.
Continuing the sporting theme in Loughborough, the Japanese Olympic Team will be using Loughborough as their base for the Olympic Games in 2012.