Category Archives: Small Business

Making the most of Waltham Abbey’s town centre.

IMG_20151231_114447037_HDRAt the beginning of January, following a discussion in a Waltham Abbey Facebook group, I emailed Waltham Abbey Town Council asking if they’d consider holding a public meeting around how we can make the best of Sun Street, support local traders and whether or not we should invite large retail chains into the street.

I’ve not had a full reply yet (it might be answered at the next full Waltham Abbey Town Council meeting on Wednesday 24th Feb) but on Thursday 21st January Lisa Gates, of Lisa G Studio, organised a meeting of Waltham Abbey’s small businesses to cover similar issues.

This is my take on the meeting, from a Green’s perspective. Continue reading Making the most of Waltham Abbey’s town centre.