Brexit and Covid could shut 250,000 UK businesses

The news today from the Federation of Small Business (FSB) that over 250,000 UK firms expect to fold without further government support, as they battle both Brexit and Covid, is a shocking reminder of this government’s cavalier attitude to British small business, the backbone of the country, representing millions of jobs.

As the party of small business, Liberal Democrats have repeatedly called for stable longer term support for small business, especially those who are STILL excluded from government support programmes.

Read more about the FSB’s predictions and 5-Point Plan here.