I am appalled by the decision from Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) to close the Holywell branch of NatWest on the 6th June 2017.
RBS argue that the reason for the closure is an 18% decline in the number of transactions in the branch. RBS state that they will be “communicating with customers affected by the closure”.
This is a blow to the town. We have seen a growing number of closures of banks in recent years. This is leaving people without a branch service which they need for face-to-face meetings and day-to-day banking. Read more “Holywell Branch of NatWest set to close”