Vale Loves Local | Inclusive guide to business, community and whole area

Welcome to Vale Loves Local

#ValeLovesLocal has been designed to link in with a national #ScotlandLovesLocal TV, press and social media campaign that calls for people to #ThinkLocalFirst supported by The Scottish Government.

For Vale Loves Local this means asking local communities to continue to support local shops, retailers, trades-people, home-based businesses and freelancers and #ThinkLocalFirst !

We need as many individuals and businesses to get involved, follow, share and support in any way possible. Make sure you like and follow to connect to our social media channels and use the hashtags #ValeLovesLocal #ScotlandLovesLocal and #ThinkLocalFirst

The Vale Businesses

Search for a local business in The Vale by name and type based on what you are looking for. Many are offering exactly what you need and are supporting the local economy and your region. #thinklocalfirst

Vale Loves Local

Find out more about the Vale Loves Local campaign to encourage local people to #ThinkLocalFirst and to #ShopLocal.

Online Christmas Market

Check out the Vale online Christmas Market. Local businesses offering Click and Collect with local delivery from local businesses. Telephone ordering is also possible. #ShopLocal


The Scotland Loves Local West Dunbartonshire Gift Card is a gift to the entire community – treating someone to the fantastic products, services and experiences on offer in their area, and at the same time protecting local jobs and ensuring the community prospers.