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Stay in the know with the latest news, press releases, and updates affecting small businesses and the self-employed in the UK. At the Federation of Small Businesses, we cover new legislation and regulations across the UK as well what's happening in local business communities.

FSB Weekly Brief Newsletter – Friday 14 June 2024
Article Fri, 14 June 2024

FSB Weekly Brief Newsletter – Friday 14 June 2024

ELECTION COUNTDOWN: All of this week's most important small business news.

FSB Scotland sets out key election priorities for Scotland’s small businesses
Article Fri, 14 June 2024

FSB Scotland sets out key election priorities for Scotland’s small businesses

The next government 'can take significant steps' to boost small business north of the border

Small business reaction to Labour Party manifesto
Article Thu, 13 June 2024

Small business reaction to Labour Party manifesto

Pledges to reform business rates, legislate to tackle late payments by big businesses to their smaller suppliers, and remove barriers for small business exporters are welcome proposals.

All parties must now turn to growth, as GDP flatlines
Article Wed, 12 June 2024

All parties must now turn to growth, as GDP flatlines

Small firms see the domestic economy as their top barrier to growth, and flat GDP result in April rings alarm bells

Small businesses respond to Conservative Party manifesto
Article Tue, 11 June 2024

Small businesses respond to Conservative Party manifesto

FSB has set out is own bold plan of action for whoever forms the Government for the next five years, with more than 150 recommendations to drive growth for the small businesses that not only provide jobs in our local communities but help make so many of our towns, villages and cities the special places they are.

FSB responds to Labour Party’s small business plans
Article Fri, 07 June 2024

FSB responds to Labour Party’s small business plans

Focus on tackling late payment is especially welcome

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