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.com rules over .co.uk but not for localised search.
In essence you want your site to be optimised for local SEO. You don't want someone from China looking for your local business in the UK because it wont be the site he is looking for and will navigate away quickly and it will be detrimental to your SEO.
I would suggest a local domain for your local business and then work on your SEO for localised results.