Penrhos Industrial Estate
ARGOS, BEWISE, POUNDSTRETCHER and FARMFOODS opened new stores in HOLYHEAD in the Autumn of 2003.
The multi-million pound retail site on the outskirts of Holyhead near the Tesco Store on the Penrhos Industrial/Retail Estate is around 31,500 square feet in size. Construction work started early in 2003 The site was ready in June and was open to the public in September. The above picture is an artists impression of how the new shopping complex would look. Below are photos of the site as it progressed.
Work begins on the site.This photo was taken on 9th February, 2003
Building progress doing well. These photos were taken mid-March 2003
The shops nearing completion in July 2003. Shopfitters were in, and interviews for jobs were taking place!
Argos (below) was the first shop to open its doors to the public in September 2003, followed by the other retail outlets of Bewise (Previously BEWISE), Instore and Farmfoods.