Campaigning to curb supermarket power


Marple, Stockport

An action group 'Marple in Action'  was set up to oppose the sale of land at the Ridge Danyers College for a supermarket. At the end of July 2011 hundreds of residents besieged a meeting of the Marple Area Committee, which had already been moved from the village library to the 150-person capacity Senior Citizen's Hall, which could still not accommodate the additional 200... Read More