BANK TO CLOSE
HSBC announced that it would be closing its bank in Caldicot in June. Customers were advised that in future their nearest branch would be at Chepstow.
OPTICIANS TO MERGE
Penny Barton Opticians of Caldicot announced that they would be merging with Darlington’s at Caldicot Cross. With HSBC bank closing, locals expressed fears of a growing number of empty shops in the town.
HOUSE PRICE WATCH
The cheapest property advertised on www.rightmove.co.uk for sale in Caldicot at the end of March 2016 was a one bedroom ground floor flat in Sandy Lane at £94,950. The cheapest house was a three bedroom terraced house in Denny View at £124,950. The most expensive was a four bedroom detached house in Heol Glaslyn at £355,000.
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