Campaigning to curb supermarket power



Clapton Pond, London

The No Clapton Tesco campaign has been set up to oppose plans for a new Tesco Express on Clapton Road. Tesco do not have to apply for planning permission to open the shop as the unit has the permission to be a retail unit (A1 usage) but two planning applications have been submitted by developers to change delivery hours and to load and unload on the... Read More

Dollis Hill, London

Residents and businesses have set up a petition against a proposal by the Co-operative Food to open a 300sq ft store in a car repair shop in Burnley Road, Dollis Hill.

More than 1,000 people have signed the petition against the plans.

The Co-operative Food have leafleted households in the area and held a public consultation to highlight their plans.


Ealing, London

In 2014 a new campaign group #NoToTesco #SaveEalingGreen was set up to oppose plans to change the former Oporto/Eatalian's restaurant on St Mary's Road - which now lies empty - into a supermarket convenience store.

Objections to the plans focus on both the location and concern over potential traffic problems caused by delivery lorries.

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