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ACS Covid-19 Impact Survey Reveals How Stores Have Adapted Since Lockdown

27 May 2020

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ActSmart raises hundreds of pounds so far for charity via it's free subscription!

27 May 2020

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27 May 2020

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Non-essential retailers to reopen as early as 15 June, government says

26 May 2020

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14 May 2020

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14 May 2020

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Free ActSmart subscription to help businesses through Covid-19

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250 free-of-charge digital Out of Home campaigns offered to local businesses

13 May 2020

Free Out of Home campaigns will help local entrepreneurs across the UK to highlight how they've adapted to continue trading in the current circumstances.
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Working safely during COVID-19 in shops and branches

13 May 2020

A summary of the specific guidance for shops on working safely
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How consumer behaviour has changed among the British public in the face of COVID-19

10 May 2020

Recent research undertaken by the Institute of Customer Service displays evidence that the British public now place higher value on customer service that they did before COVID-19
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Your thoughts on Local Bike Shop Day

Posted on in Business News, Cycles News

The second ever Local Bike Shop Day was a huge success with over 150 bike shops taking part across the UK!

LBSD 2019 Over the course of the day, the hashtag #supportyourlocalbikeshop had a reach of 365,872 and 883,083 total impressions on Twitter.

But now we want to hear from you.

How do you think Local Bike Shop Day went for you? What did you do during the day? What was your favourite thing about Local Bike Shop Day? What feedback do you have for us and for next year's event?

Please let us know by emailing info@theact.org.uk.

Reader Comments (4)

Supported local bike shop day and had a pop up shop with us from voltagesport.com showcasing cycling tees

Sandra Corcoran, 9 May 2019

Local Bike shop day? Hopeless. Generated no interest. Not a single customer.

Chris Brewerton, 13 May 2019

Sandra, that is great to hear! Thank you for the feedback.

Hannah | ACT, 14 May 2019

Sorry to hear that Chris, most retailers we have heard from have reported a big boost in footfall as a result of the event. Can we find out more about what activity you did to generate awareness in your local area? What more can we do? Please email info@theact.org.uk with further comments.

Hannah | ACT, 14 May 2019

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