North Somerset MP visits Portishead for Small Business Saturday
- Credit: Archant
North Somerset MP Dr Liam Fox showed his support for small businesses at the weekend, and offered advice on avenues for growth
Dr Fox, who is secretary for international trade, was in Portishead on Saturday to meet entrepreneurs and celebrate Small Business Saturday.
The Cabinet member met with entrepreneurs and offered tips on growing their businesses internationally, with the Department for International Trade’s Mobile Export Hub in town.
Dr Fox said: “The UK economy is built upon the building blocks of small and medium-sized businesses.
“Advances in communications technology mean a sole trader from Portishead, can now become a one-man-multinational selling directly to billions of customers around the world.
You may also want to watch:
“On Small Business Saturday I encouraged all businesses to take the first step on their own export journey.”
- 1 How to order free Covid home tests
- 2 Man charged with two counts of attempted murder
- 3 Barclays to close North Somerset branches
- 4 Celebrations after non-essential shops and pubs reopen in North Somerset
- 5 Nailsea Cricket Club start senior nets for new season
- 6 Nailsea's first virtual flower show winners announced
- 7 Special school expansion progress
- 8 Backwell boy raises more than £1k for Dementia UK
- 9 North Somerset and Somerset libraries reopen this week