GOALS:

Attract consumers back to Buckley
Encourage local organisations and people to shop local, provide events and engage in small-scale transactions

PROPOSED INTERVENTIONS:

Alterations to Brunswick Road (allow vehicular circulation and parking, new bus stop)
Social Media
Promotion of music reputation and heritage of Buckley’s Tivoli
Events Programme
Continue Buckley Fun Days
Develop a Customer Complaints service

GOALS:

Support existing businesses
Increase footfall with more events, improved access and parking and a critical mass of services/activities

PROPOSED INTERVENTIONS:

Promotion and Advertising of Town Centre businesses
A reinvigorated Chamber of Trade
Business Support Schemes
Dedicated Town Centre Manager
Initiatives to attract customers and new businesses will support the commercial ‘ecosystem’

GOALS:

Attract local entrepreneurs
Provide space which propagates the local business ‘ecosystem’, potential use of former swimming pool

PROPOSED INTERVENTIONS:

A regular youth market
A suite of business support tools and services
Encourage temporary use of vacant premises
An established grant scheme for restaurant uses
Restaurant competition
Renovated swimming baths

GOALS:

Attract brand names
Increase awareness of Buckley’s catchment and offer. Improve the visual image of the Town Centre

PROPOSED INTERVENTIONS:

A united marketing approach with Buckley Shopping Centre
Annual monitoring of Buckley Town Centre’s KPIs
Promote the strong socio-economic characteristics
Encourage housing growth to boost catchment
Support development between Aldi and the Shopping Centre

Flintshire County Council

  • Buckley Town Council
  • Flintshire County Council Highways
  • Local Bus Operators (Arriva, P&O Lloyd, Townlynx, Stagecoach)
  • Local Traders
  • Chamber of Trade
  • Welsh  Government
  • Business Wales
  • Local Colleges
  • Buckley Shopping Centre
  • The Old Buckley Baths
  • Buckley Library/Art Gallery
  • Buckley Society