Campaigning to curb supermarket power

West Sussex


Felpham, West Sussex

Tesco plans to open an Express store on the site of the current Richmond Hyundai car showroom and service centre. Despite opposition the planning officer has recommended Councillors approve the plans. The Council has received 89 letters of objection to the plans.

On the 3rd March it was reported that... Read More

Ferring, West Sussex

Residents of the coastal village of Ferring in West Sussex are fighting plans by Asda to build a superstore in the area. Nigel Benians of the Ferring Conservation Group describes the “misleading” way the store has been introduced and why residents are campaigning against it. Please see an article by Corporate Watch for the full story.

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Holmbush, West Sussex

Campaigners in Holmbush carried out a trade impact survey which generated over 100 rateable value appeals from local businesses. This resulted in a 20% rate reduction for those businesses that appealed.

The Adur District is on the South coast fronted by the sea and down land to the rear. It comprises three small towns: Southwick with a 1960s A.1 shopping precinct, Shoreham an L shape... Read More