What is a franchise? Starting a franchise is a great way to achieve flexible working, where you can work from home and manage your own hours. This section provides a list of the top UK franchise ideas for mums, along with helpful guides and advice on the advantages of franchising, and how to invest in UK franchise opportunities. This section is a great starting point for setting up your very own franchise business.
Search here for your ideal flexible franchise. You can find everything from running a children’s art class, to managing a team of cleaners for a high earning business.
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