During a tour of retailers in Easingwold this weekend local MP, Kevin Hollinrake, heard concerns relating to parking and promotion of the market town. As part of Small Business Saturday Mr. Hollinrake visited several shops and talked to the owners and staff about their work.
Kevin Hollinrake, MP for Thirsk and Malton, joined in celebrations at the Great British High Street Award ceremony on Monday 30th November. Helmsley was up against 43 other streets from market towns around the country but made it into the three finalists with Chipping Norton and Colne. Thanks to the public vote the result is positive praise for the traders and businesses of Helmsley.
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