Campaigning to curb supermarket power

Campaign Updates
Harborough, Leicestershire

31 August 2015
Tesco abandons plans

Saying it has been unable to agree a final contract with the vendor.

9 December 2014
Government won't be intervening

The decision, announced in a letter to Harborough Council last week, seems to remove the last obstacle to the out-of-town superstore being built on land off Rockingham Road.

23 September 2014
Request to Secretary of State to review decision

A trio of Harborough district councillors have now lodged an official request to the Government’s planning minister Eric Pickles to get him to intervene and review the decision.

30 January 2014
Morrisons announces it is in discussions about a store in the town
6 November 2013
Retail Impact Assessment due for completion

The Assessment will judge future housing provision against retail capacity in Harborough.The report will be presented to Harborough District Council’s Local Plan Task Panel.

27 September 2013
Public exhibition of plans