Campaigning to curb supermarket power



Salisbury, Wiltshire

A planning application has been submitted to demolish Tesco's city centre store and rebuild it with a hotel above. Spenhill Developments Ltd, which is owned by Tesco, wants to turn the Tesco Metro and Avon and Riverside Houses in Castle Street into a replacement ground floor shop with a 65-bedroom hotel.

A public exhibition was held in the city in April 2013 and many concerns were... Read More

Trowbridge, Wiltshire

Concerns have been raised over plans to build a petrol station and supermarket in North Bradley. Aplanning application, submitted by Forelle Estates for land at the junction of Westbury Road and Phillips Way, has been submitted for a 12-pump filling station, mini Budgens supermarket and cafe.

The consultation period ends on Monday, February 20, and Wiltshire Council’s planners aim to... Read More