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Knowle, Bristol

In December 2008 an online petition was launched against plans to redevelop the Friendship pub in Knowle into a Tesco Express store. Shopkeepers and residents were concerned that the new branch will ruin local businesses.

 

 

Knowle, Bristol

In December 2008 an online petition was launched against plans to redevelop the Friendship pub in Knowle into a Tesco Express store. Shopkeepers and residents were concerned that the new branch will ruin local businesses.

 

Stokes Croft, Bristol

Tesco secured the lease on an old comedy club (Jesters) on the Cheltenham Road in 2010. Over 2,500 petition cards were sent to Bristol City Council from people who didn’t want a Tesco in Stokes Croft.

Campaign group No Tesco in Stokes Croft’s own consultation of nearly 500 people found a staggering 96% believe the Cheltenham Road does not need another supermarket –... Read More

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