If you are a local business, community group or business organisation we want you to join us in celebrating our local business community on Saturday 3rd December for Small Business Saturday 2016.
We will be supporting all businesses taking part, by marketing and promoting your business for FREE via our social media channels throughout December.
To get involved we are asking all business to take part in our #BestFestiveBiz competition. All you need to do is decorate your business fit for Christmas and either tweet a picture to @businessonsea or send it to firstname.lastname@example.org. There will be a winner selected from each of the following areas: Leigh, Shoeburyness/Thorpebay, Eastwood, Westcliff, Southend and Southchurch. Each winner will win two places for a cream tea at the lovely Gleneagles Guesthouse.
There will also be an overall winner’s prize of a free promotional video of their business sponsored by Blatella Films.
To show our support of Small Business Saturday the council are also providing free parking in the following areas during Saturday 3rd Decemeber:
lfracombe Avenue, North Road, Hamlet Court Road, Elm Road (Leigh-on-Sea), North Street, Ceylon Road and Thorpe Bay Broadway.
Our Small Business Marketing packs are live! So click here to download yours!
The packs will include two posters to help your business make the most of Small Business Saturday. A map with a leaflet to give to your customers will also be included, along with some discount vouchers. In addition we will provide you with a list of FREE workshops which will be taking place from now until the day, to help you grow and market your business.