Christmas in … Numbers
Ding Dong Merrily on high … In Britain the tills are ringing this Christmas
25,000,000 …the number of Christmas puddings consumed annually over Christmas by Brits
£150,000,000… The amount spent with credit cards in the post – Christmas sales last year
15… the average number of hours each Brit spends Christmas Shopping
4,796,250 mph… The speed Santa’s sleigh would need to travel to visit everyone on Christmas Eve Christmas Eve
£11.6 Billion… The value of gifts brought by Brits during the festive holidays
5… the average number of lbs Britons put on over Christmas holidays
Ross on Wye Shopping Festival Sunday 4th December and late shopping until 7.30 pm Thursday 8th 15th and 22nd December
Have you started your Christmas Shopping? The Ross on Wye Traders Association has arranged a Shopping Festival and late night Thursday shopping hours to assist you with your preparations. Why not come along this Sunday and join in the fun of all the activities they have arranged.
Shops open this Sunday include Colemans, Tudor Sweets, Truffles, Pots and Pieces Tea Shop, Essential Sewing, Field Fayre and many more.
The Association of Ross-on-Wye Traders (ART as it’s known for short) is a group of around 100 local shops and businesses who care passionately for their town.
With the support of their staff, family and friends, ART members organise and promote an ever increasing range of activities, bringing back the old feeling of community spirit to the popular market town. ART also promotes, amongst its members, the need for excellent customer service, a friendly welcome and attention to detail.
Please do visit the Art Web site to found out about their members www.associationofrosstraders.co.uk
ART have also negogiated FREE PARKING with the Herefordshire Council operated car parks in Ross Town centre on
Sunday 4th all day and Thursday 8th,15th and 22nd from 12.00 noon
Wilton Court is one of the many members participating in the Free Prize Draw which entitles guests who spend £25.00 or more at the Wilton Court to a voucher which will be entered into the weekly prize draw of £250.00. We look forward to welcoming you over the Christmas festivities.