Recently I was ‘tagged’ in a post on Facebook. You have likely seen the ‘Comment, Share and like our page to be entered into a Prize draw,’ but this particular one was for a sought after PlayStation 5.
Shopping online can be great: for folk in lockdown; if you cannot find what you want locally; for shoppers with mobility issues ;for small traders who want to expand their sales.
retail spend, which includes online market places, had a 26% year on year increase in takings and electrical spending increased 43% over the same period.
“I dreamt of shopping last night.”
By Bernie Bell “Here are some suggestions, gleaned from previous items in The Orkney News:-“
The shop is open Monday to Saturday from 11am to 2pm.
Shopping local is a great way to support local businesses and charities during Covid19.
“This £1 million fund, delivered by the Scottish Government, is an exciting opportunity for local projects and locally-based online businesses to support town centres and promote their local community. “
Many of the shops in Kirkwall have made quite a spooktacular effort to entice us to shop local.
“This fund will help initiatives supporting businesses, such as projects to encourage safe shopping, business and leisure opportunities, promoting and advertising local providers of online shopping or enhancing visitor appeal.”