Campaigning to curb supermarket power

Bromley-by-Bow, London

On 26th May 2010 the London Thames Gateway Development Corporation planning committee gave approval for a multi-million pound Tesco scheme which includes 454 new homes, a Tesco supermarket, a new district centre with space for 17 shops and other outlets, a library, two-form entry primary school, 104-bed hotel, car park, business starter units and a riverside park and footpath. 

United Kingdom
51° 31' 40.8288" N, 0° 1' 16.9392" W
London GB

Campaign Updates
Bromley-by-Bow, London

21 July 2010
Application granted

Tower Hamlets Borough Council approved the planning application. A public inquiry was held in July into plans to compulsorily purchase land in Bromley-by-Bow to let Tesco open an outlet almost double the size of an existing store south of the Olympic site in Stratford.