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So what is a local business anyway?

OK, you get it, I know. You understand the logic behind supporting local businesses. It makes sense after all – their money will circulate locally to other local suppliers. They will spend locally on houses, cars, and restaurants. They will advertise, sponsor, and invest locally. In general, a local business and its ownership will directly […]

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The give and take of putting local first

Meg Devan is the original Local Yokel in East London, she is chock-full of passion for our City and really cares for each and every business here. Read a few of her words below.

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Locals doing Good

HELPING HANDS, Helping Others.

This local charity group is facilitated by Llynne Matthews and does FANTASTIC work in our community, read on for their story. Thanks Llynne for sharing your story.

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Non Profit Organisations Project Members

Furever Fixed – The path so far

Our journey with animal welfare began in 2018.

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Financial Help for Small Businesses

Most, if not all, small, locally owned businesses are struggling during the COVID-19 Crisis and the lock downs being enforced around the world. Read on for some information about possible sources of financial assistance that East London locally owned businesses may be able to access.

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Member Benefits Support Local

Vocal Local Breakfasts

We have many benefits available to our Project members, but one of our favourite events is the Vocal Local Breakfasts that we organise.

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Member Benefits Support Local

Local Yokel Website Facts and Figures

We thought we’d give you an article focusing on our website. How it works, what the hits are, what the searches are, etc. We’ll make it an easy read. If you own a business and are based in East London, make sure that you join the Project and expose your business to this fantastic opportunity!

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Love for Travel

Sitting in our home during this lockdown has given me a better perspective of Supporting Local. I’m not saying it has not been a huge part of my life and my mission in life. But it’s just made me want to shake someone and make sure they understand it! This is a post about my […]

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Why Local Yokel?

I could start off by saying “Why Not?”, but I won’t. I’ll rather spend some time telling you about ourselves and about the benefits that we can bring to your business. The Local Yokel Project is a registered Non-Profit Organisation. Our aim is to educate consumers and local businesses on the need to support each […]