November 2015: Bank of TMC - Evaluation

An independent evaluation of The Bank of TMC programme (May 2013 - June 2015), supported by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF), was established to provide enterprise awareness and bespoke business start-up support to creative young people aged 16 to 25 years old living in Leicester City, and Oadby and Wigston.

This report represents the final findings of the programme’s independent evaluation representing the performance of the programme throughout its operating life.

The fieldwork for this evaluation has comprised:

  •  Individual interviews with all members of the programme’s management team, as well as other managers in TMC, throughout the delivery period
  •  Individual interviews with eight key sub-contractors/delivery partners (including Creative Business Consultants)
  •  An analysis of programme data including finance, outputs and over 70 individual feedback forms
  •  Observation at three Boot Camps and two marketing/awareness-raising events
  •  Qualitative interviews with 12 participants


Matthew Terry

Director, Cloud Chamber Limited

Mobile: 07793 441356