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5 ways you can support Chesterfield’s independents on Small Business Saturday

We’re full to the brim with fantastic small businesses in Chesterfield. But how can we keep it that way?

For Small Business Saturday, we’re highlighting some of the ways you can show your support. Whether that’s shopping at our unique retailers, enjoying local food and drink or visiting independent leisure destinations.

There are so many ways you can do your bit – you could get into the festive spirit and buy your Christmas gifts and treats for the big day. Or you could simply give some of your favourites a follow on social media!

Every time you make a Chesterfield independent smile, you help our beautiful high street to thrive. That means more jobs in the local area, and more more money in the pockets of families across Chesterfield.

You’ll also be getting the best quality products and experiences. Can you find better customer service than right here in Chesterfield?

Here are our five simple ways which you can get involved:

1. Enjoy a Christmas to remember thanks to small businesses in Chesterfield

Get everything you need for Christmas in Chesterfield!

Our dedicated web page features a range of guides to ensure your family enjoys the best local products for the festive season.

The page also includes the extended opening times and details of specialist market days.

If you’re looking for some ideas on what gifts to buy for your loved ones, check out our extensive local gift guide here.

For more details on the great activities taking place across Chesterfield this Christmas, go to:

2. Follow your favourite retailers on social media

Customer purchasing a product from The Cheese Factor in Chesterfield


Do you want to find out about the best products and services from small businesses in Chesterfield? Simply give them a follow.

We have selected 50 businesses and shared either their Facebook, Instagram and Twitter details.

A like, a share or a comment can help spread the word and showcase the vibrancy of our small businesses in Chesterfield.

Find out more:

3. Find inspiration for your night out by giving these local food & drink outlets a follow

Chef holding 2 pizzas in kitchen at The Batchhouse Chesterfield


We are spoilt for choice when it comes to food and drink businesses in Chesterfield, all you have to do is look on social media to see the wide range of choice available.

Take a look at this blog featuring 50 Facebook, Instagram and Twitter business accounts you should follow on social media.

See some of the fabulous food and drink businesses in Chesterfield below, we are confident you will find a new business to fall in love with!

Find out more:

4. Need a specific product or service? Check out our online business directory of Chesterfield Champions

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There are over 200 Chesterfield Champions, and they are all proud to support the local economy and work together to showcase Chesterfield and North Derbyshire as a destination to live, work, visit and invest.

Whether you need to find details of a local shop, bar, leisure business, professional service, creative organisation and much more – our directory can help you find the service you need, right on your doorstep!

Find out more:

5. Spread the word about Chesterfield’s small businesses

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If you’ve received a great product or service from one of Chesterfield’s independent businesses, why not share this with your family or friends?

A simple post can go a long way towards promoting small businesses in Chesterfield… After all, they do say word of mouth is the best form of publicity!

Additionally, remember to use the hashtag #LoveChesterfield on your posts so we can help share your positive messages with others.

To stay up to date with everything happening in the town, be sure to follow Chesterfield UK on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter

Josh Marsh

Destination Chesterfield Coordinator (Investment and Marketing)

Email Josh
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