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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 23 February 2024
Article Fri, 23 February 2024

FSB Weekly Brief Newsletter – Friday 23 February 2024

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Federation of Small Businesses strongly represented on the Government`s new Small Business Council
Article Thu, 22 February 2024

Federation of Small Businesses strongly represented on the Government`s new Small Business Council

Tina McKenzie MBE, FSB`s UK Policy Chair and Alan Lowry, CEO Environmental Street Furniture and FSB`s NI Policy Chair have been appointed to the Government`s Small Business Council.

FSB Weekly Brief Newsletter – Friday 16 February 2024
Article Fri, 16 February 2024

FSB Weekly Brief Newsletter – Friday 16 February 2024

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Recession reality prompts small businesses to call for pro-growth Budget
Article Thu, 15 February 2024

Recession reality prompts small businesses to call for pro-growth Budget

Our research found that confidence among small firms has been in negative territory for seven straight quarters, due to the energy price crisis and the knock-on impact on the cost of doing business

Northern Ireland’s low business birth rate should be cause for concern
Article Thu, 15 February 2024

Northern Ireland’s low business birth rate should be cause for concern

These figures emphasise the need to remove barriers to starting up new businesses in Northern Ireland

Jobs, pay and prospects all at risk unless Chancellor acts at Budget, small firms warn
Article Wed, 14 February 2024

Jobs, pay and prospects all at risk unless Chancellor acts at Budget, small firms warn

Personal tax cuts are meaningless without pro-enterprise, pro-jobs measures at Budget

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