Antony Hook has welcomed the creation of Faversham Traders Group, to bring together and represent all types of business in the local are.
The group has been formed following the closure of Faversham Business Partnership.
"I was pleased to attend a meeting of the Group yesterday. I think the Group will be very valuable to speak up for local business. If we can support local business that will be good for the prosperity of everyone who lives in our area."
"As a local councillor I will be keen to hear the views and ideas of local business on many issues."