Campaigning to curb supermarket power


Bridge of Allan, Stirling


In 2010 residents and shop keepers launched a campaign" Save Our Street" to stop a supermarket opening on the ground floor of the Walmer Hotel. A petition of 1,390 signatures was gathered,

Planning permission had already been granted for change of use of the ground floor but the approval is conditional on road alterations, including a lorry parking bay. The... Read More

Dunblane, Stirling

In February 2011 -developer Gladman Developments submitted revised plans for a supermarket and petrol station at Barbush in Dunblane.  

August - Tesco submitted a planning application for a community swimming pool on the site of its current store as it wants to move to a new store close to the town centre on Perth Road. The proposal, a joint venture between Vico Property Group, King... Read More