A boost for county’s small businesses

THE East Sussex Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) received support for its Real Life Entrepreneur campaign when members visited the House of Lords, in London.

Following a guided tour, the delegation met up with Lord Cotter the Liberal Democrat Spokesman for Business and Skills within The House of Lords and received his endorsement of the campaign. Also behind the regional campaign are MPs Stephen Lloyd, Mike Weatherley, and Transport Minister Norman Baker. The leader of Lewes District Council, Councillor Tony Nicholson has also pledged his support.

Chairman of the East Sussex FSB Lord Brett McLean said: “We are the first region within the entire National Federation to receive The Lords endorsement of this very important and high profile campaign which will be used to highlight various issues affecting the small and medium sized enterprise sector.”