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South Molton Business Association

South Molton Business Association (SMBA) was founded in April 2008. The organisation is open to anyone planning to start or run a business in South Molton or one of the 32 parishes which surround it.

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South Molton is one of the largest towns in North Devon and a focal point for the surrounding 32 parishes. The remit of the SMBA is to promote investment in the town and surrounding parishes, encourage commercial growth and prosperity for the business community and general populace as a whole. SMBA aims to be a positive and inclusive Association representing businesses and businesspeople from all sectors; one that works closely with other bodies and organisations currently promoting the area and providing services to the local community.

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The Association is also a lobbying/campaigning group to ensure that the business community has an effective voice across both the private and the public sector.

SMBA are currently seeking views from members and non members as how best the Association can meet its aims and support members and we would be delighted to hear your views too. Take our survey…

The full accounts of the SMBA for end of year 31st March 2016 are available for paid up members to receive via email. Please fill in the form here…

SMBA Winter Wonderland 2016

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Winter Wonderland 2016

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FREE Children’s play and disco at the Coaching Inn, South Molton from 8pm on Friday 2nd December. All the family welcome!!

This year our Winter Wonderland event is taking place on Friday 2nd December in the Pannier Market, South Molton.

There will be traditional rides, live music and children’s entertainment in the square to complement the late night shopping around the town and in the pannier market. St Mary Magdalene church will run the ever popular Christmas Tree Festival from 1st December for 5 days and on Sunday 4th December the Fatstock Show will be held.

A whole weekend of shopping and entertainment in South Molton

Last year (December 2015) thousands of people from across North Devon and beyond visited South Molton to go to The Winter Wonderland market on the evening of December 4th 2015, which was part of  three days of festive fun at the town’s Winter Wonderland festival.

South Molton Business Association Triumph

The event, run by the South Molton Business Association has received lots of compliments and endorsements from traders and visitors alike. Here is one email below:

SMBA would like to thank everyone who supported and attended The  2015 Winter Wonderland event and we will hopefully see you all again in December 2016!

Promoting investment and commercial growth