THE Yacht chandlery in Conwy marina has taken to Facebook to say it is closing.

Its Facebook message, posted on Tuesday January 9, said: “It is with great sadness we regret to inform all our customers in the Conwy area that Yacht Chandlers Conwy Ltd will be closing the shop in Conwy marina as of today.

“The website will continue to run as always, and we will be offering special online deals on some of our remaining stock.”

Jon Roberts, manager of Conwy marina said: “It is sad they have closed, a chandlery is essential in a marina of our size.

“However I am hopeful another company will come in and replace them and that could happen within a couple of weeks.”

Conwy marina has 500 berths.