The Federation of Small Businesses is the UK’s largest campaigning pressure group promoting and protecting the interests of the self-employed and owners of small firms. Formed in 1974, it now has 200,000 members across 33 regions and 194 branches. There are about 6000 members in Lincolnshire. For information on the benefits of membership and the activities of the FSB go to http://www.fsb.org.uk/
North Kesteven District Council recently signed an accord with the FSB. This agreement is designed to formalise the excellent relationship the Authority enjoys with businesses of all shapes and sizes across the District and ensures that the voice of business is heard at all levels within the council.