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logos hounslow startups V2 (1) and Hounslow Council have joined forces to launch a range of new support for local independents, high street startups, town centre landlords and local champions across the borough. Funded by the Government’s Addition Restrictions Grant (ARG) scheme. Welcome to Save The High Street Hounslow.

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local independent

Local Independent

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100 local independents will receive a range of personalised, expert support to achieve their top goals, whatever they may be.
This includes a premium version of our unique support platform called Jo for free (worth £400+) and grant funding to invest into your business.



+ any other local independent business trading from a high street, market or shopping centre in Hounslow borough.

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This provided a lot of value for me and my business. I would highly recommend Jo to anyone in need of support to help grow or rebuild their business.

Saks Hair & Beauty

high street startup

High Street Startup

Rent-free space
Expert support
Grant funding


Win rent-free space for 4 weeks as well as a range of hands-on expert support and grant funding to launch successfully on a high street in the borough.
Others who apply but aren’t selected as one of the 3 winners will still receive a dedicated ‘Launch on the High Street’ support programme on Jo worth £100s for free.


Online businesses who want a physical presence
Ambitious market traders who want a permanent home
Brand new startups who want to launch locally by March 2022
From retail to restaurants, experiences to services and more.

It’s been a whirlwind couple of years for everyone on the high street. For us, we’re now in a great position with growing sales and lots of optimism. Thank you for all your help with launching and growing my business.

Bath & Wick


Town Centre Landlord

More successful
high streets


Join new initiatives to sustainably repopulate vacant units; increasing income and asset values for landlords in town centres across the borough.
In January 2022, we launched a campaign to find, house and grow a new generation of high street tenants.
As well as a consultation to better understand what support local landlords need most from, Hounslow Council and their local communities.


Landlords with vacant units
Landlords with town centre tenants
Commercial agents and other property professionals
Anyone else with interest in the property market in the London borough of Hounslow
paulclifford is working with us on a variety of shopping centres to radically improve the way we fill vacant space and work with occupiers in this industry


community champion

Local Champion

Thriving local communities in Hounslow, Feltham, Brentford, Chiswick and across the borough


Access new support from leading place and community management experts. From destination marketing to local events, setting up a traders group, securing funding, mobilising community support or whatever else you’d like to focus on.
Exclusive insight into the different programmes being delivered by ‘Save The High Street Hounslow’ and an opportunity to get involved as much or as little as you like.


Trader associations
Resident groups
Media influencers
Commercial agents
Social enterprises

And anyone else making a stand for the success of their local high streets within the borough of Hounslow.

Join a growing network of local groups and individuals, working together to help your local high streets succeed.

Barnes and the digital assistant they developed called Jo gives our businesses in Barnes the support they need to ensure a successful and profitable future.

Barnes Community Association

Local & Online Events

Increasing Your
Local Footfall

Register for our footfall event on Friday 18th March 2022

Launching on The High Street

Register for our launch on the high street event on Friday 25th March 2022

The Hounslow High Street Conference 2022

Register for The Hounslow High Street Conference on Friday 1st April 2022

The future of the high street depends on how we all act now