PORTSMOUTH South MP Stephen Morgan has stressed the importance of small businesses in the city, following Small Business Saturday at the weekend.
Saturday, December 1 marked Small Business Saturday – a day aimed at promoting the smaller enterprise operations across the UK.
Mr Morgan says he has been regularly visiting local traders as part of an ongoing campaign to support the industry.
He said: ‘The responsibility to support small business should extend beyond one day a year. As the very fabric of our communities, Portsmouth’s small businesses offer a huge amount to our city.’