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is a national network of genuinely local community websites operated by individuals with a passion for their local community. AboutMyArea is totally committed to the local community market whilst developing an ever growing national prescence with real clout. Its far more than a web presence, AboutMyArea is a completely community based business the gets communities involved with each other once more.

Mark ActionCoach
This award winning franchise for business coaching has proven highly successful for franchisees and clients alike. Established as a company in 1993 and franchised in 1997 there are already 400 business coaches world-wide (Australia, New Zealand, Far East, USA, Canada) developing extremely successful businesses for themselves and their clients.

Antal International
The global recruitment company established in 1993 - Antal is the only recruitment company listed in the Sunday Times Virgin Atlantic Fast Track 100 for four consecutive years.

Apollo' Window Blinds  
Is one of the most respected names in retail window coverings in the UK, with a respected network of showrooms stretching from the tip of Scotland to the very base of the South Coast.

Auditel UK Ltd.  
Highly sought after specialists with a reputation second to none in reducing costs in the multi-billion pound telecommunications, utilities and office facilities market. Auditel's trained affiliates work on a win/win fee basis with their clients earning 50% of savings achieved for up to 3 years.

Barking Mad
Paws to consider your future...There are some five million households owning at least one dog in th UK, and with the trend for people to take an increasing number of yearly breaks, Barking Mad franchisees are lapping up the profits by providing home from home pet care. The business is home based, and ideally suited to animal lovers who can demonstrate a clear understanding of pet care, have good communication skills, with market leader ambition. Barking Mad franchisses offer an invaluable service to pet owners, which is both financially and personally rewarding. This franchise offers the perfect home/work life balance.

Be a part of the Barter Boom with over 55,000 businesses worldwide, Bartercard International (BCI) is the world's largest Trade Exchange and is internationally recognised as the leader in its field. The Bartercard Trading Programme enables businesses to trade in goods and services without the need for cash. It allows organisations to grow and diversify whilst saving on their outlay and thus helping control cash-flow. This age-old form of business has been brought into the 21st century by Bartercard's unique methods of accountability, support and security.

BB's Coffee & Muffins  
Sell fresh coffee and muffins in large shopping centre environments.

Windscreen and bumper/trim repair franchise, ideal for someone interested in the automotive industry.

Belvoir Lettings
Belvoir! is one of the largest residential letting franchises in the UK with a national network of nearly 80 branches. We aim to provide every community with a property management service, which is professional and personal and embraces, the principles of quality and customer service.

Blazes Fireplace & Heating Centres
Your own High Street retail fireplace showroom.

Card Connection  
Produce and distribute a large range of greeting cards across the UK. Seeking motivated individuals to expand their network across the UK.

cash generator FranchiseCash Generator  
The buy, sell and loan store. An award winning, discount retail franchise success story. Cash Generator is an ethical franchise opportunity that offers multiple income streams from discount consumer retailing of new, graded and pre-owned to the following financial service: Worldwide Money Transfers, Pawn Broking, Payday Loans and Currency exchange.

With over a quarter of a century of franchise experience we provide industry - leading hygiene solutions to help you build your solid repeat-purchase business . Past winner of the Franchise of the year award

CitylocalCity Local
The local business directory that provides a cutting edge product that local people can use when seeking information about their local businesses and find out what to do in their local area. CityLocal provides information about business listings, properties for sale, properties for rent, cinema listings, what's on, local events, jobs, and much much more. We are an internet business and this business can be run from home.


The car paint repair franchise that paints the chips, not the car with over 2000 operators worldwide


Concept Solutions Ltd
The Buildings Insurance claims management franchise that offer a unique and totally free service to the home owner to project manage the whole insurance claim on their behalf including arranging for emergency repairs and dealing directly with the Insurance company concerned.



Dominos Pizza 
With 9,000 outlets world-wide in 60 international markets Dominos is one of the worlds leading pizza chains with over 250 million pizzas being sold last year alone.


Driver Hire  
With almost 70 operational centres throughout the UK, Driver Hire is now the largest specialist employment agency franchise.


Enable you to start a commercial cleaning business with a yearly turnover of £250,000 a year without having to make a single sales call.


Is a winning concept offering the most exciting commercial cleaning franchise opportunity in Britain today.

Enterprise Inns
With over 5,300 pubs Enterprise Inns is one of the largest leased and tennanted pub companies in the UK

Established in 1992, etyres have developed a tried-and-tested formula which our Franchise Owners have used as a springboard to success. We offer Franchise Owners the chance to build their own business with the benefit of a trusted name in the tyre trade to work under and in 2011 our efforts were recognised when we won the prestigious British Franchise Association/HSBC Franchisor of the Year bronze award.


Equas SmartPro
Business Improvement Consultancy specializing in ISO certification. Equas’s ‘ISO in a Box’ methodology has helped hundreds of organizations to achieve full UKAS certification to the ISO standard and has achieved a first class reputation in the field of Quality Management Systems. Clients come from both the Public and Private sectors.

Provides care staff to both private and social services clients in their own homes and qualified nursing staff to both public and private organisations providing health care services.

Expense Reduction Analysts  
The Cost Detectives, specialise in analysing a company's expenditure and identifying areas that savings can be paid on a no savings no fee basis.

Fastway Couriers 
With over 1000 franchisees Worldwide and having benn named  as the overall 1999/2000 franchise of the year in Australia this experienced courier system is now available in the UK.

FiltaFry Plus  
Provides an on-site service for the filter purification of cooking oil and the cleaning of deep fat fryers in hotels, restaurants, industrial and commercial canteens and all types of commercial kitchens.

Flowers Forever  
The Bouquet Preservation franchise that can be run from home is highly profitable and great fun to be involved with.

Furniture Medic 
The furniture repair franchise part of the Servicemaster group

The wheelie bin cleaning franchise which is cash based with over 95% regular repeat customers on a four weekly cycle. With no major stock holding; no premises to rent and with the Green Cleen low cost bin washer rental system, overheads are low and profits high.


Hire Intelligence UK
Specialise in the hire of desktop pc's, notebooks, data projectors, training rooms, videoconferencing and other audiovisual and computer equipment on a short term basis, namely daily, weekly and monthly with some annual rentals.
In a massive market the reasons for renting varies substantially but include training purposes, special projects, contract work, travel, work overload, equipment repairs, budget constraints, functions, exhibitions, promotional activity, special events, presentations, corporate restructuring and capital preservation to name but a few. Our client range covers all industry segments, from SME’s to Multi National Corporations as well as all levels of Government Departments.


Hunters are the UK's fastest growing estate agency chain. We are already UK's largest estate agents franchise network with over 100 offices around the UK including 30 offices in and around London. Our ambition it to become the nation's favorite estate agency brand by 2015 and to achieve this we intend to invest more time, money and expertise than any other estate agent chain.

Husse is a Swedish pet food company with over 26 years of experience and industry knowledge. Husse are the world’s largest pet food home delivery service. The UK has reacted fantastically to Husse’s launch in the UK, and the business has expanded rapidly since. Husse’s wide range of premium pet food for cats and dogs has made us a market leader, and a perfect franchise for a person looking for a fresh direction.


Interlink Express  
Interlink Express Parcels Ltd. operates a parcels collection and delivery service with over 100
franchises throughout England, Scotland, Wales and the Channel Islands.

Interlink Express is part of the GeoPost Group of Companies owned by the French postal organisation, La Poste – giving us resources, stability and accountability.To share expertise and capitalise on best practices andresources, Interlink Express worksclosely with the other time-critical express businesses within the GeoPost Group.


In-Toto Kitchens
In-toto, part of Europe ’s largest kitchen manufacturer, has franchised kitchens for over twenty five years.  Customer satisfaction is very high.  Even franchisees without experience can succeed with In-toto’s training and support.  The company offers excellent profit potential from high street premises.  In-toto’s marketing and reputation drive prospective customers to its’ franchised showrooms.

Jo Jingles
The leading national music and singing school for very young children, aged 6 months - 7 years

Jordans Home Rental Specialists
Jordan's are market leaders in the residential lettings and property management sector. Our franchisees can tap into the experience gained since 1990 in providing a successful and professional property lettings service throughout the U.K with attention to quality and customer service. This represents an exciting opportunity to build on the success of the Jordan's brand with a major high street presence throughout the UK. We are now seeking bright enthusiastic individuals with a will to succeed in a hands on owner operated professional business environment.

Kare Plus
Kare PlusWe help our franchisees to target both, homecare services and healthcare recruitment sectors, leading to significantly higher returns and less risk than those franchises focussed solely on domiciliary care.

The choice of potential clients with a Kare Plus franchise is vast and so is the business potential. Kare Plus franchisees work with NHS Hospitals, Primary Care Trusts, Nursing and Residential Homes, Local Authorities, Charities, Private Individuals, Case Management Teams, GP Surgeries, Chemists and Occupational Health Organisations.

KJ Associates<
is a private training and consultancy organisation. We offer a range of courses and programmes for businesses covering Business, Management and Personal development topics. Courses are run on an in house basis, either at companies’ own premises or at a venue of their choice.

The B2B Lighting maintenance franchise


Leadership Management UK Limited (LMI UK)
is one of the fastest growing white-collar franchises in the UK. Its aim is to motivate individuals and organisations to develop and use more of their potential, so as to achieve measurable results. You will be joining a global corporation which operates in over 60 countries , 23 languages and with 40 years of experience, thus making LMI the masters of people development and business coaching.

By coaching clients through selected LMI programmes you will help them identify ways which will lead to real business performance improvements. LMI programmes make our clients think and behave in more effective and productive ways as leaders, Managers and Individuals.

Little Impressions
Little Impressions FranchiseLittle Impressions, is the home based business creating and framing unique plaster cast impressions of babies’ and infants’ hands and feet as well as items from our Glass and Acrylic ranges.

It is a low volume, high margin business that allows you to control your work/life balance, empowering you to drive your aspirations whilst being there for your own family.


Offers a unique management franchise in the forefront of the recession-proof domestic cleaning market. Maid2Clean are members of the British Franchise Association. Comprehensive training and support will be given to successful applicants who will enjoy an automated residual income and exclusive territory from a small initial investment.


Mail Boxes Etc.  
With over 3,200 Centres world wide, the Mail Boxes Etc. Franchise network is the industry leader in providing business and communication services.

Marshalls Gardens and Driveways
The Marshalls Gardens & Driveways franchise provides a unique opportunity to own, operate and grow a secure and prosperous award winning gardens and driveways design and installation business.

Marstons Pub Company
For a straightforward approach to running your own pub business

Martin and Co  
Property management and lettings. Secure your future in house rentals, an area that combines the benefits of rental income and capital growth

Merry Maids  
Is part of the ServiceMaster group and is the undisputed leader in the home cleaning service industry with more then 1,000 Merry Maids already established Worldwide.

Metro Rod 
Metro Rod is the UK’s leading supplier of drainage services, with over fifty established local franchised service centres throughout the UK.

Molly Maid  
Is one of the World's largest professional home cleaning services with Franchisees in Canada, the USA, Japan, and the UK

Monk Marketing
The Promotional Merchandise and Corporate Gifts franchise - A Huge Profitable Market. With 20 years experience in the promotional gifts and merchandising market, Mike Monk founded Monk Marketing seven years ago. The company and it's franchises are in an excellent position to take advantage of an expanding market. The market for promotional products alone is worth some £500 million and rising add to this figure the market for high quality leisure wear, work clothing, engraved awards and conference products and you are looking at a market of over £1 billion.

Mr Clutch  
Nationwide vehicle servicing and repair garages specializing in the repair and replacement of clutches, brakes and gearboxes.
MRI Worldwide  
Is a highly interactive global network and is the worlds largest executive recruitment organisation with over 900 offices in 26 countries.

Nationwide Investigations Group
One of the premiere Private Investigation organisations in the UK offer unique opportunities to Franchisees operating a Private Investigation Agency. serving Lawyers, Commerce, Ondustry and the General Public in Civil, Criminal and Personal matters.


Naughty Vend  
A serious and easy to run business, part time or full time, with a Not so Serious set of products. Earn attractive income whilst having a great deal of fun. Find out if your area is still available........

Operating from local bases, our franchisees deliver products direct to the user's premises: the right product at the right time, in the right volume and at the right price.

No Letting Go
This is an exciting new franchise opportunity operating within the Inventory Management business sector, providing a comprehensive range of services designed to protect the valuable property assets of landlords and letting agents. These services include the compilation of bespoke inventory and schedule of condition & contents reports for a rented property; the professional checking in and out of tenants at the commencement and cessation of a residential rental agreement and interim visits to assess the condition of a property during the term of a tenant’s occupancy.


The opportunity to own and operate an O2 UK franchise store. O2 already successfully manages over 300 franchise and partnership stores in Germany and is now bringing that know how and support to the UK market.

Oscar Pet Foods  
The Franchise operation from one of the leading Pet Food Manufacturers.

Papa John's Pizza
Papa John’s is one of the largest Pizza delivery franchise companies in the world, with over 3,900 stores worldwide and rapidly expanding in 33 markets across the globe.

Perfect Pizza
Perfect Pizza is one of the UK's leading pizza delivery and takeaway businesses, with well over 110 stores throughout the country.

Photo Flashback
The themed photographic franchise based on over 10 years of experience

Is the leading Hose and assemblies distribution company in Europe.

Pizza Hut
The UK's largest pizza chain is aiming to double in size in the next 6 years and franchise opportunities are available as part of that expansion.


Primary Times
A magazine for parents pupils and staff of primary schools across the UK. It is distributed free to children at primary schools.

Priority Management  
Is an international training and development organisation with over 300 franchise offices on five continents. Currently 6,000 people every month go through a Priority training programme.

Rainbow International  
Is the carpet care and restoration specialist, part of the Dwyer group, with over 3000 franchisees in 19 countries.

Recognition Express  
The corporate identity franchise. Has a 100% success rate.


Ribbon Revival  
Franchise involved in office-equipment renewal, ideal if you want to look after the environment and make money at the same time.

The furniture care specialists

Since 1959 ServiceMaster has lead the way in home, office and industrial cleaning and maintenance here in Britain.

Servicemaster Contract Services
Offer a consistent delivery of professional cleaning services on a daily basis to leading companies in commerce, industry and the professions in the UK.

Servicemaster Disaster Restoration
Disaster Restoration services for for the UK insurance industry. 24 hour emergency response to fire and flood situations handled by our in-house contact centre.

Sevenoaks Hi-Fi  
Independent specialist, Hi-Fi, video and home cinema with 14 company owned outlets and 20 franchised branches is fast becoming a market leader.

Signs Express  
UK's leading sign writing franchise, has a wide national base of franchisees and offers a tried and tested successful system.

At Stagecoach Theatre Arts we teach children aged 4 -18, how to sing, dance and act; not only to perform on stage and beyond, but more importantly to perform better in life. For 25 years we have seen young people gain confidence, stretch themselves, and build essential life skills. With over 600 schools nationwide and across 9 countries, Stagecoach leads this expanding and popular activity.

SUPAGRASS Lawn Treatment
The franchise offering a programme of treatments that ensures lawns are cared for and kept in the best condition.  With an excellent product, a great system, low overheads, great margins, and the backing of a strong team providing comprehensive training and support - this is an opportunity not to be missed to secure your future and build a successful business!
Throughout a network of franchised offices Surecare offer a wide range of nursing and care services. Further franchise areas are available

The Day You Were Born  
Gives the details relating to a persons birth, the day, which celebrities share their birthday, the price of major commodities then and now, and many other exciting details as a certificate. Now including wedding day and many personalised products.

The Flat Roof Company 
Franchise offering a unique solution to flat roofing, with £4 billion spent on flat roofing a year, this franchise has an ever expanding market.

The Original Poster Company Limited
Enjoy your independence by joining a proven franchise system that has been distributing it's own range of greeting cards to retail customers through a national network of franchisees since 1991. This is a home based franchise, with low overheads and your own exclusive territory. Have fun developing a franchise that can provide not only a great income for you, but also a valuable capital asset.

Thomas Cleaning
As a franchisee of Thomas Cleaning you will have behind you a name that has been in the market for over 20 years. It has a well designed brand, and their huge experience helps and supports the franchisee's every day.

Tinies Childcare
Tinies Childcare is the UK's leading chain of childcare agents for parents and child carers.

Tongue Tied  
The unique translating, interpreting and typesetting franchise to and from every language in the world, provides a service to many blue chip customers. The Franchisee does not require language skills.

Travail Employment Group  
Is one of the largest privately owned and most respected recruitment companies in the UK.

Is the original and No.1 leading mobile pet food company in the UK and Europe.

Professional lawncare programmes to create great looking, weed free, healthy lawns. Thousands of weeds – this is the solution.

Tumble Tots  
Is an international physical play programme for children from six months to seven years.The franchise includes Gymbabes, Tumbletots and Gymbobs providing a complete package for the early formative years.

World-wide business travel specialists.
Has been franchising since 1986 and provides a unique, award winning and patented system that is the alternative to window replacement.

Are you passionate about good food and drink?
Vom FASS “the new generation of Off License” is often described as a sweet shop for grown-ups. Their shops house a wide choice of exclusive spirits, creamy liqueurs, fine malt whiskies and a superb selection of exquisite oils and vinegars. What makes the Vom FASS experience unique is that every one of its quality products is sold straight from the cask, so customers can taste before they buy and purchase their products in any quantity.

Waves Car Wash
Set up in 2006 and now operates all over the UK. Were appointed in 2011 as
the sole supplier to Tesco, responsible for managing Tesco’s entire hand car wash portfolio. Waves manages over 160 Tesco hand car washes and there are more proposed in the pipeline

When The Music Stops
The dating Franchise is now in its 8th year of trading and during that time has become one of the leading dating events companies in the UK, we also have a popular online dating website and offer personal introductions through our exciting new Matchmakers product. So 3 opportunities in one and 3 sources of income too.


Wiltshire Farm Foods
Wiltshire Farm Foods the UK's leading frozen meals delivery service.
BIG BRAND with BIG SUPPORT, with record sales in 2013 and national TV and press marketing support featuring Ronnie Corbett, we only accept the best.


The Number one rated Internet Franchise enables you to profit from the Internet! Now in its 7th year of business, WSI has established over 700 Independent Franchise Owners in 87 countries worldwide. Rated as the “#1 FASTEST GROWING BUSINESS SERVICE FRANCHISE,” and the “4th FASTEST GROWING FRANCHISE IN THE WORLD.” Complete training and support. Home or officed based. Proven system. WSI has established one of the most profitable Business Opportunities in the world today! – Now in the UK


are Europe's largest independent estate agency group and arguably the UK's fastest growing estate agency franchise with c.270 offices across the UK of which 61 are currently franchised. We are looking to expand by opening brand new offices in towns where we are currently not represented. Our market-leading proposition backed by powerful IT systems and the UK's most visited estate agency website means that our franchisees can offer a service that few other estate agents can match.

We also offer our franchisees joint branding, exclusive territories and the opportunity to boost their profits with several additional income streams.

Your Plumber
Whether you are qualified or not, choosing a YourPlumber franchise gives you a fantastic opportunity to run your own business and earn what you’re worth, but with all the strength of a successful brand and proven support system behind you. YourPlumber is here to give you all the support you need but all the independence you want.




Franchise opportunities represent an excellent way to get into business. They allow a franchisee to build on a successful and proven business format with strong methods, systems and brand awareness. Never for one minute believe that is enough. It still takes hard work, dedication, enthusiasm and energy to make your business a success.


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