July 23, 2014
As part of a year-long partnership to promote independent shopping, Shipshape magazine and the Bristol Pound are teaming up with a very special offer for Bristol Pound traders.
Cost: £25. Mini-profile, image, Twitter handle in Shipshape (circulation 10,000 over course of 3 months). Target audience 20-something upwards.
This offer is only open to Bristol Pound traders – signing up to accept the paper doesn’t require anything, just let £B know and you’ll be added to the Directory: bristolpound.org/directory.
Bristol Pound is the UK’s first city-wide local currency, run by a not-for-profit social enterprise (Bristol Pound CIC) and Bristol Credit Union. Over 700 businesses accepting Bristol Pounds, with more joining every day.
The £B is designed to support local independent businesses. They stick to our local economy for longer, and are spent again and again locally, creating more wealth for our communities.
The scheme is free to join, and there is no charge to convert £Bs back to sterling through your online account. To join up, or register your interest, visit: bristolpound.org/signup-business