Campaigning to curb supermarket power



Shipley, West Yorkshire

GMI Developments Ltd has put in plans to Bradford Council for an 80,000 sq ft store beside the railway at Otley Road, Shipley.

Local residents and traders have organised a petition to oppose the plans.

Silsden, West Yorkshire

Almost 800 people have signed a petition objecting to plans to build a supermarket on the former Becks Mill site in Silsden. 

Development company Silvermantle had originally applied for planning permission for the Becks Mill site with the intention that it would become a Tesco. Tesco pulled out in December 2014 but Silvermantle continued with its application, which is expected to be... Read More