In July 2011 more than 120 people turned out at a meeting to have their say on controversial proposals for a supermarket. Objectors claim the plans for land north of Audley Avenue would create “a dead high street with a supermarket at the end”. A "Save Newport" campaign group was set up.
In August 2012 plans for a 33,000sq ft foodstore in Audley Avenue Industrial... Read More
In 2010 Tesco admitted it had been using an additional 624 sq m over the permitted figure. The store has also been using 269 sq m of sales floorspace than allowed. Now Tesco has applied for the condition to be amended to allow it to have 4,789 sq m of sales floorspace including 2,071 for non-grocery goods.
A number of groups have been campaigning against a retrospective planning... Read More