Small shops can submit their application to the competition via www.bestsmallshops.uk setting out in no more than 500 words why they are the best small shops including; innovation in your business, community engagement and entrepreneurial activity.
All shortlisted candidates will be invited to a Parliamentary Reception where the winner will be announced on the 25th February 2014.
Andrew Gwynne MP said:
“This is a great opportunity for small shops in to get recognition for the brilliant work they do supporting the community and creating jobs all year round.
“I encourage all of the superb small shops in Denton and Reddish to put in an entry.”