A council which has launched a scheme to protect local business has been told it ought to practice what it is preaching, as it has been revealed it heavily relies on major brands itself.
Independent shops in Breckland are fighting back against the national chains in an attempt to entice people back to their local high street.
Another local authority has thrown its weight behind the Just Dual It campaign.
An innovative new scheme to help independent shops in Norfolk fight back against multi-national chains is set to be launched.
Cabinet meetings held by Breckland Council are set to be held in public locations outside of the main council offices.
Independent retailers will be given an online shop window as part of plans to create a ‘digital high street’ in some of Norfolk’s market towns.
Breckland Council has won a prestigious national prize, which recognises excellence in local authorities that use collaboration and commercialism to create income from their property assets.
Breckland Council chairman Kate Millbank commended those who face danger to keep us safe as the Armed Forces flag was raised at the council offices in Dereham.
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