Slavery Statement


We are committed to running our business responsibly and to the highest ethical and professional standards, including in relation to combating slavery and human trafficking.


Organisation’s structure

We are a community interest company formed solely for the purpose of operating a local town market in Fleet, Hampshire in the United Kingdom.


Our supply chains

Our supply chains include direct and indirect suppliers (e.g. legal advisors, distributors, vendors and consultants).


Our policies on slavery and human trafficking

We are committed to ensuring that there is no modern slavery or human trafficking in our supply chains or in any part of our business. Our Anti-slavery Policy reflects our commitment to acting ethically and with integrity in all our business relationships and to implementing and enforcing effective systems and controls to ensure slavery and human trafficking is not taking place anywhere in our supply chains.


Due diligence processes for slavery and human trafficking

As part of our initiative to identify and mitigate risk we have in place systems to:


  • Identify and assess potential risk areas in our supply chains
  • Mitigate the risk of slavery and human trafficking occurring in our supply chains
  • Monitor potential risk areas in our supply chains
  • Protect whistle blowers
  • Supplier adherence to our values
  • To ensure all those in our supply chain and contractors comply with our values we require suppliers to be compliant with the Modern Slavery Act 2015 and we regularly monitor and audit performance.  We require our suppliers to pay the National Living Wage.



To ensure a high level of understanding of the risks of modern slavery and human trafficking in our supply chains and our business, we provide training to our staff.


Our effectiveness in combating slavery and human trafficking

To date, we have not been aware of any instances of slavery and human trafficking in our business or supply chain, but we will continue to monitor this.



Any queries in relation to this Slavery and Human Trafficking Statement should be addressed to This statement is made pursuant to section 54(1) of the Modern Slavery Act 2015 and constitutes our slavery and human trafficking statement for the year ending 31st December 2022.