Date: 11 Aug 2020
Category: News

Government urges shoppers to visit their local high street and support businesses during Shop Local Week.

Shop Local Week is part of the government’s Enjoy Summer Safely campaign, encouraging people to get back to the way of life they have missed, while following safety guidelines.

From popping into a local family-run bakery for a loaf of bread, or buying a quirky gift from an independent shop, by shopping locally people can help local business owners and local communities get back up and running.

To help kick off Shop Local Week, here are eight reasons why customers should visit the high street this week:
1. Help the high street and support the local economy
2. Save jobs – and create even more   
3. Great deals   
4. A safe way to shop
5. Preserving the heart of the community
6. Spoilt for choice
7. A better shopping experience 
8. Help the environment

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