Saturday, 25 September 2010

Mayfield Road bank to close

The Bank of Scotland is intending to close its branch at 55 Mayfield Road at the beginning of November.

The reality is that more and more of us are in a position to conduct banking business by telephone or via the Internet and the costs of doing so are very much smaller.  On the other hand there are many local business people and  local residents for whom telephone or Internet banking is not the answer.  Difficult decisions.

This link gives current opening times and the nearest alternative branches.  Or use this link to find the nearest Bank of Scotland to your postcode.

I am writing to the Bank to ask them about this and to see if there is any prospect of it remaining open or maintaining the cash dispenser.  Some local residents are writing to the bank in a similar fashion and if you wish to do so the address is below.

Branch Manager,
55 Mayfield Road

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