Independent retailers are the lifeblood of UK high streets. They offer specialist products and services with unique knowledge and passion for their community.

The Best Small Shops Competition celebrates, not only the commitment and creativity of entrepreneurial independent retailers on the UK's High Streets but also, the central role independent retailers play in building local communities.

The retail landscape is changing and ever evolving, giving independent retailers the opportunity to enter the marketspace in a unique way, offering customers specialist knowledge, products and customer service. The Best Small Shops competition gives us the chance to celebrate this unique industry and show consumers what makes these small shops just so special.

Click on the links below to read more about the awards receptions.

Best Small Shops 2018

Best Small Shops 2015