Campaigning to curb supermarket power



Fulham, London

A campaign group in Fulham opposed Sainsbury's plan to build a mega supermarket on derelict land they own by the River Thames next door to a store they already have.


Glencoe Road, Yeading

In 2006, Bovis Residents Association opposed Tesco's application for 24 hour opening permission at its Glencoe Road store in Yeading, West London.  There had previously been dispute about an application for an extension which was refused. The group delivered petitions and objection letters to the Council, and formally requested that John McDonnell MP attend the planning meeting on 30th May... Read More

Glengall Road, Edgeware

Shop owners and residents fear proposals to turn an empty pub into a supermarket will destroy their street. Tesco is consulting residents on proposals to turn the derelict Sparrow pub in Glengall Road in Edgware into a Tesco Express and flats.

Shoppers also expressed their opposition to the move, which they fear would create noise and too much traffic on already narrow roads.