At Prime Minister’s Questions Christian Wakeford MP announced the overall winner of his Best Independent Shop Competition which has been running since the end of August and has attracted almost 3000 votes.
Radcliffe based business The Only Way is Melts by Tracy has been voted the Best Independent Shop in Bury South in 2020 by local residents.
Runners up have also been announced as:
- Radcliffe - Ainsworth Road Butchers
- Whitefield - Slattery Pâtissier & Chocolatiers
- Prestwich - Village Greens
Announcing the winner, Christian said: “Levelling up must mean regenerating our high streets and town centres and independent shops are at the heart of this. I want to congratulate The Only Way is Melts by Tracy for winning this year’s Independent Shop Competition.
“Independent shop owners play a vital role in helping keep our towns and villages vibrant places to live and creating jobs. I will be running this competition annually to thank them for their brilliant contribution to our local economy and communities.”