August News // Gardners’ makes the Small Business 100! // BBQ Photo’s

Gardners Bags’ makes the Small Business 100!

Our founder – Gardners’ Bags is on the list of 100 businesses in the Guardian as part of the first bit of press for Small Business Saturday (3rd December). For 100 days in the

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Together we did it!

What a huge achievement! Thanks to all who pledged to our Guild and to everyone who worked so hard! In 33 days we managed to surpass our £20,000 funding goal. There was a small but dedicated team of volunteers who worked

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We’re over the 15k hill! The finish line is in sight!

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The deadline to become a member is this Friday! What do businesses receive if they join?

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There’s just five days to go! Our IndieGoGo campaign deadline is midnight this Friday the 8th July. If you’re self employed or own a business, don’t leave it too late to get a spot on our new Herb Lester map and to

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Together we are stronger

We all feel uncertain about the future and the impact that the result of the EU referendum will have.  The one thing that we can feel sure about is that the success of the East End is in large part

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It’s all or nothing, just over half way in 8 days!

From the 6th June to the 8th July we’re inviting friends and members to help launch East End Independents’ Day via a fixed funding IndieGoGo crowdfunding campaign. The aim is to hold an annual day to champion

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Help us launch East End Independents’ Day!

We’re inviting our friends and members to help us launch the EETG’s latest endeavour – East End Independents’ Day! Watch our film and then head over to our IndieGoGo page to show your support!

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East End Independents’ day is coming soon!

On Friday 22nd April, small businesses from Columbia Road, Cheshire Street, Redchurch Street, Roman Road, Chatsworth Road and Spitalfields got together to catch up, share news and feed in to our crowdfunding plans for our new East End Independents’ Day initiative at the first

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Summer Volunteering with the East End Trades Guild!

We recently tested out our ideas for an exciting new Independents’ Day event with some of our loyal members at our last social at Genesis Cinema. Our first crowdfunding campaign will rally our communities together to create the critical mass

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Mayor Boris Johnson’s response to the open letter regarding Bishopsgate Goodsyard

Read the response from Boris Johnson to our open letter of objection to the proposed Bishopsgate Goodsyard plans here.

We are pleased that the Mayor will consider the points we have raised. However, it is critical to keep up the pressure.

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