More rural banks to close

Crickhowell and Hay-on-Wye have been hit by planned bank closures in the town. Lloyds have announced plans to close their branch in Crickhowell, while HSBC plan to close their branch in Hay-on-Wye.

 

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Kirsty met with bank officials, as well as Cllr Morris in Crickhowell and Cllr Ratcliffe in Hay-on-Wye, to express disappointment at the decision and to ensure steps were taken to minimise the impact for customers. They are the latest in a long line of bank closures in our rural communities.