Pennaf Contribute to Foodbank
Debbie Holmes from Denbighshire Communities First, is pictured (left) withShannon Cameron, Customer Services Adviser with Clwyd Alyn Housing Association, collecting some of the foodbank items donated by staff from the Pennaf Housing Group, (which includes Clwyd Alyn), at their head office on the business park in St Asaph.
Louise Blackwell, Community Development Officer for Clwyd Alyn said: “Items were donated from staff across the Group who really appreciate the vital work that Denbighshire Communities First do in maintaining the Foodbank service, helping some of the most vulnerable in society.”
Free Parking after 3pm in Denbighshire this Christmas
Christmas shoppers are being given a festive treat from the Council when shopping in Denbighshire towns this festive season.
Denbighshire County Council is delightedannounce that the "Free After 3" parking scheme will again be in operation this December to help support our town centres and to encourage local shopping.in the run up to Christmas.
The scheme provides free parking in all Council operated pay & display car parks in town centres after 3pm on a daily basis until the 31st December 2015.
Thecar parksin the initiative are: Denbigh: Multi-storey, Crown Lane, Factory Ward, Post Office Lane, Vale Street.
Prestatyn: Lower High Street, Kings Avenue, Railway Station (Coronation Gardens). Rhuddlan: Parliament Street.
Rhyl: Children's Village (Underground), Morfa Hall, Morley Road, Sky Tower, West Kinmel Street.
St Asaph: Lower Street
Councillor David Smith, Cabinet Lead Member for Environment, said: “We are delighted to be offering free parking across Denbighshire after 3pm again this year.
“We feel this is a good way of encouraging people to support the town centres and to access the wide variety of goods and services available from our local businesses”.
This initiative coincides with the Small Business Saturday initiative across the county where the Council is urging people to support their local businesses and services on December 5thin the run up to Christmas.
Denbighshire County Council is also helping support local businesses through its shop local campaign, #LoveLiveLocal which encourages people to share positive experiences of Denbighshire as a fantastic place to shop on social media and a Christmas video which will showcase what the county has to offer shoppers over the festive period.