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The Ilfracombe community website - helping each other prosper

Declaration of Independents

For every £10 spent up to £50 goes back into the local economy. This means that if money stays within the area and gains more income from outside the town then the economic impact would be one of growth rather than decline.

Supporting each other creates a loving, sharing community and fosters better relationships and service. Small local businesses are often in the forefront of community activities such as sponsoring local sports teams, giving to charities etc

When you shop locally you get to know your neighbour, your fellow local resident who may have a family to support. Often your local pet store or butchers will deliver locally without the need to source products elsewhere

Local business owners pay their taxes!they account for three fifths of the employment and around half of turnover in the UK private sector. By buying local m
ore money can be spent on local services.