Campaigning to curb supermarket power



Kirkby, Nottinghamshire

In 2009 Tesco submitted an application too build a 5,657 sq m, 24-hour Tesco superstore on the former Patco site in Kirkby.

Newark, Nottinghamshire

In November 2014, Mulberry Developments, in partnership with Sainsbury’s,  submitted a planning application to redevelop the former county council highways depot off Great North Road.

However, members of Newark Business Club said it was the wrong location and there would be a big impact on traffic, as well as independent retailers. They said the store would create a backlog of traffic... Read More

Nottingham, Eastside

In December 2010 Tesco and land-owner Heathcote submitted a reserved matters application to Nottingham City Council for a huge mixed-use development on the Eastside site in Nottingham. Tesco is planning a 122,526 sq ft store and there will also be a 1,421 sq ft community centre, a six-storey 25,209 sq ft office block, space for 755 parked cars as part of the scheme.

A campaign group... Read More