Help Britain's Local Businesses
Take On The Corporate Giants

Chronicle Toys & Games Ltd
16 Wesham Park Drive, Wesham
Preston, PR4 3ER
01772 285126
Two Belles
15 Harcourt Street
Kettering NN16 0RS
07795 697396
ARC Business Support Services
Acacia House
Askham Richard, York
01904 772139
Tarantino Restaurant
60 Crown Street, Brentwood
Essex, CM14 4BA
01277 263633
Soles With Heart Childrens Shoes
3 Swan Street, West Malling
Kent, ME19 6JU
01732 845292


Barriers to SME Growth in the UK

As Local Business Week draws to a close for 2013, we look back on the lessons learnt
With 1 in 4 small businesses operating without a website, local businesses are struggling to compete with supermarkets.
As part of Local Business Week, sponsors thomsonlocal are offering free marketing advice for local businesses.
Federation of Small Businesses calls for UK shoppers to take the Local Business Week pledge and shop locally
Take our quiz and find out how you compare with the rest of the UK
Local Business Week will be reaching out to shoppers across the UK encouraging them to think and shop locally
Author and business coach Jayne Morris offers some top tips for avoiding the inevitable stress that comes with running a business
You may be surprised how much money you can save by taking a few simple and free steps to reduce your paper and printing costs
Exposed: how the ink in the branded cartridges we buy exceeds the cost of vintage champagne