Welcome to the Association of Ross Traders.

ART was established in 2009, as an organisation to support trade in Ross-on-Wye. It brings together business people in the town, and aims to offer support, advice, and a united trade community.

Successful Hustings Event

Friday, June 02, 2017
On Thursday evening ART hosted a hustings event for the upcoming General Election. All candidates were invited to come along and answer questions from our members and other local traders, and the evening was a great success. We were joined by our current MP Jesse Norman, the Lib Dem candidate Lucy Hurds, Diana Toynbee of the Green Party, independent candidate Jim Kenyon, and on beh ...

Trader's General Election Hustings

Wednesday, May 24, 2017
ART invites you to join us on Thursday 1st June for a Trader's General Election Hustings. All candidates have been invited, and this is your opportunity to question the people who want your vote. This event is strictly traders only, but non-ART members are welcome to attend. Entry is free, and tea and coffee will be available. EVENT DETAILS: Gen ...

First Stage of Works Completed

Friday, December 02, 2016
The ongoing works to reinforce the electrical supply throughout Ross are now moving into new stages. In order to ensure that the recent excavation of the Police grounds to supply power to Copse Cross Street all went without a hitch, and that the street is fully energised, all joining has been thoroughly checked, and happily the road closure in this area has been lifted earlier than the ...

Take part in our survey

Wednesday, November 30, 2016
In order for your committee to develop an inclusive membership structure that provides adequate funds to operate an effective organisation, we would like your input. We have created a short survey, and we would be grateful if you could take the time to complete it and share your views with us. You can find the survey here (https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/8Z96XTR) or download the PDF h ...

Meet our Chairwoman

Tuesday, November 29, 2016
Nickie Stanley became Chair of ART earlier this year, and has brought with her a wealth of business knowledge. Owner of The Florist on the Corner - Nickie has been trading in Ross-on-Wye for over 5 years. She heads up a committee of 7, alongside Vice Chair Colin Leggate, who stepped down as Chair in 2015. She writes: "Hi everyone and welcome to The Association of Ross  ...