Creative Industries

Cheshire East’s Creative Industries sector represents one of the fastest growing sectors in terms of activity and creative output and is a major contributor to the North West’s £7.5 billion GVA .

With almost 1,800 businesses, employing 4,900 people, the industry in Cheshire East encompasses all of the key sub-sectors (advertising, architecture, crafts, design, designer fashion, film, digital and broadcast media, museums and heritage, music recording and distribution, performance publishing, visual arts and photography) and has a range of businesses from sole traders to larger companies and organisations such as: Chillingo Ltd, Ten Alps Publishing Ltd, Travellers Tales (UK) Ltd and McCann Erickson Ltd.

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