supporting healthy local high-streets

High-Street Business Support

Strong local high-streets are a sign of a healthy and sustainable region. Many high-street businesses need to adapt to new business conditions such as online competition and Councils can help by providing support. The benefits of high-street support programmes


  • Reduced business failure rates
  • Increased footfall in town centres
  • Increased revenue leading to improved employment opportunities
  • Increased local business/citizen satisfaction

We run high-street business support programmes for local councils

High-street businesses need to adapt to new sales, marketing and financing strategies to compete in today’s market. Our high-street programmes provide mentoring, training and networking to help them to build a more robust business that thrives in today’s competitive market place


  • Mentoring on various subjects delivered face to face or through our e-conferencing tool
  • Variety of training courses offered throughout the programme term to target key issues such as digitisation
  • Initial business recruitment to ensure that programmes are well attended and provide a strong user base
  • Leaving a legacy such as an Ambassador scheme to show off local success stories

To find out about how your council could offer a

business support programme please get in touch