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HOLYWELL HIGH STREET TRAFFIC – UPDATE

Well after the 6 month trail and the Town Council now voting to open the street to traffic, we are now at the hands of the Welsh Government waiting to see if Flintshire County Council will be successful in gaining funds to complete the full scheme of works to finally get the street opened to [...]

By | 2019-02-05T16:16:57+00:00 February 5th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

DISABLED ACCESS AT IDEAL LIGHTING

As we are in a Heritage town, with a large percentage of listed buildings,  it is difficult for some of the shops to be completely disable friendly but there are 74.2% of businesses in Holywell that have full access and the ones that have restricted access, display signage, have portable ramps or bells to seek [...]

By | 2018-10-31T12:30:53+00:00 October 16th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

GREAT BRITISH HIGH STREET AWARD

We have been nominated and SHORTLISTED in the Great British High Street Awards. The amount of work, the  businesses, general public, County Council and HTC have put into Holywell over the last 12 months is fantastic.   From nothing to the following:- 2 DEFIB machines with free training, a DEFIB rota by the business group [...]

By | 2018-10-16T12:16:47+00:00 October 16th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

TIME TO VOTE! HOLYWELL TOWN COUNCIL – IT’S UP TO YOU!

After failing to attract 150 people to the Town Councils "Poll", which was held at the local leisure centre, it is now up to Holywell Town Council to make a decision on whether the street should open or close permanently to traffic. The Business group has had a tremendous amount of support from all of [...]

By | 2018-10-16T12:34:02+00:00 October 16th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

HOLYWELL HIGH STREET DEFIB

Holywell Businesses Group & Holywell Town Council are pleased to announce that:- FLINT DISTRICT LIONS CLUB. Have donated a DEFIB & ENCLOSURE for Holywell High Street 😊 The new DEFIB will be mounted on the wall at the side of Scott's Jewellers in a secure enclosure. Should the DEFIB be needed, the person would phone 999 [...]

By | 2018-07-31T09:36:53+00:00 May 24th, 2018|Blog|1 Comment

HOLYWELL HIGH STREET OPENS TO TRAFFIC AFTER 25 YEARS!

Although this in an emotive subject with many people for and against this idea, the local business group, Holywell Town Council and the County Council have given the go-ahead for a trial period of opening the street to traffic to allow the local businesses a chance to bring more trade into the street after some [...]

By | 2018-07-23T13:50:21+00:00 May 21st, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

IDEAL ANTIQUES AND COLLECTABLES

Ideal Lighting has now branched out with another business.   Our online Antiques and Collectables website  - www.idealantiquesandcollectables.co.uk Welcome to Ideal Antiques & Collectables After years of collecting and spending many a happy hour in antique shops, up and down the country, we decided to “put our toe in the water” and open our own [...]

By | 2018-07-23T13:50:21+00:00 April 7th, 2018|Blog|1 Comment

SPRUCING HOLYWELL UP!

The business group, through their regular meetings, come up with different ways to enhance the shopping experience for all who come into Holywell. One project that has recently been started by the Police, was to tidy up certain areas, to make the place more attractive. The business group decided that after adopting the planters and [...]

By | 2018-07-23T13:50:21+00:00 October 17th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

COMMUNITY PROJECTS IN HOLYWELL

The business community in Holywell hold regular meetings to discuss various ways of improving not only the high street shopping experience for the local shopper and the tourists, but for the shopkeepers themselves. We have come up with many ideas, which are put to the Town Council and the County Council.   We have many [...]

By | 2018-07-23T13:50:21+00:00 August 9th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments