La Bella Vita joined us this week and one of our other local pubs will be on next week. I’m hoping to work a bit closer with La Bella Vita with some ideas for using the bar area to everyone’s advantage
Having attended 3 major things this week and having the big mention in the Yorkshire Evening Post, it’s been a very busy but proactive week
Attending the Garforth Christmas Lights Committee meeting and The Garforth Traders Association, there was lots discussed and lots learnt and seeing, as always, how we can improve or add things
I was guest speaker today as Garforth Academy’s Year 12 Assembly, I wanted to see and hear what they thought of our businesses and get them using the website and seeing what's on offer; after all, they're the next generation who are going to need to keep the shopping local, spirit up
Word on the Street
One of our well known Hairdressers is moving into Cohen’s Chemist old premises – something based on a book and film that was out recently!
Rumours that St Gemmas, furniture shop will be moving into Fulton’s old building
Blenkinsopp Options are also moving – rumour has it, it’s going to be near one of the dentists
Absolutely Fabulous now have the lovely Caroline Gilbertson using one of their rooms to offer hairdressing in the salon
Beauty Matters have nearly finished refurbishing the old Dayspring Church building and are due launch, middle of March – having 8/9 treatment rooms, there may be some very different if not exciting treatments to be had!
Look out for the new Posters coming around Garforth advertising The Main Deal – the more people who use it, the more businesses will be seen. Also listen out for our first, Coffee, Chat, Catch up at Cielo Friday...........
A visit to the NET computer workshop next week
Until then......... happy shopping locally
My name is Christine Thom, I came to live in Garforth 20 years ago; you may have seen me around ?