Campaigning to curb supermarket power

Sandwich, Kent

In April 2014 the Discovery Park confirmed plans for a 30,000 sq ft Sainsbury’s supermarket and petrol station have been submitted to the council.

An application for an anonymous retail provision was submitted in September 2013.


United Kingdom
51° 16' 13.9224" N, 1° 19' 20.9244" E
Kent GB

Campaign Updates
Sandwich, Kent

11 February 2016
Waitrose scraps plans for a store in Sandwich

It says it is no longer in a position to progress with plans for a shop in Dover Road due to changes in trading conditions and rising construction costs.

14 January 2016
Sainsbury's abandons plans

Sainsbury's drops plans to build supermarket at Discovery Park, Sandwich

9 September 2014
Sainsbury's and Waitrose stores approved by Councillors

But Secretary of State, Eric Pickles, could have final say.