GOSPORT MP Caroline Dinenage is launching a campaign to help small firms.
Ms Dinenage and other Small Business Ambassadors are launching the Conservative campaign with Apprentice star Karren Brady.
The ambassadors met with the top businesswoman ahead of Small Business Saturday, which is taking place on the December 7.
The event encourages shoppers to spend their cash locally and support small businesses.
Ms Dinenage said: ‘Small businesses are the lifeblood of our economy and have the potential to create a long-term sustainable recovery both in Gosport and nationally.’