Help Britain's Local Businesses
Take On The Corporate Giants

SWC Security
18 Tuesday Market Place
King's Lynn. Norfolk
01553 777176
Kristian Weaver Sports Performance
The Web Portfolio
3 Linden Close, Gilberdyke
East Yorkshire, HU15 2FN
020 7193 7461
Emma's Bundles of Joy
64 Duncombe Road, Bolton
Bl3 3FD
07846 213090
Look Local Magazine
Hunters Point
Chinnor, Oxfordshire

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