Nusrat Ghani, MP for Wealden, has visited MAYBUGS store in Hailsham to congratulate its management team on winning the prestigious High Street Hero Award at the Small Business Awards 2023.
MAYBUGS were shortlisted for the award alongside seven other independent retailers from across the UK, who play important roles in their local communities. This latest accolade comes in addition to The Best Retailer Initiative award that MAYBUGS obtained at a ceremony recognising outstanding gift retailers across the country.
MAYBUGS have stores in Hailsham's Vicarage Field Shopping Centre, Terminus Road in Eastbourne and Devonshire Road in Bexhill. For more information and to shop, visit www.maybugs.co.uk.
Nusrat Ghani said: “Small independent businesses are at the heart of our local economy, creating vibrant town centres across Wealden. MAYBUGS is an exceptional business and a great asset to Hailsham, offering unique products and exciting brands to local customers. I am pleased to see it thrive and being recognised not only by customers locally, but also by these national awards for their contribution and impact on our local communities and economies.”