Campaigning to curb supermarket power

Leicester, Leicestershire

Traders in Belgrave, Leicester launched a campaign to oppose Tesco's plans to open an Express store if the Walkers Tyres Centre, in Melton Road.

 

Leicestershire
United Kingdom
52° 37' 23.016" N, 1° 7' 33.9564" W
Leicestershire GB

Campaign Updates
Leicester, Leicestershire

1 August 2011
Plans approved

By a government Planning Inspector.

4 July 2011
Public Inquiry was held
27 May 2011
Developer's launch an appeal
1 February 2011
Plans refused

On the grounds that the site was just outside any 'district centre' – a designated area – for businesses.