Campaigning to curb supermarket power

Windsor and Maidenhead


Ascot, Berkshire

Tesco submitted four planning applications to the Royal Borough but parish councillors have objected to plans to install an electrical sub station, a mechanical plant and satellite dish, put in a new shop front and install an ATM machine. As well as concerns about the sub station, residents are also concerned about traffic and safety issues. For more information please see an article in the... Read More

Clewer, Berkshire

Residents in Clewer opposed plans to turn The Three Elms pub into a Tesco Express. Opponents of the scheme presented a petition to the planning committee. However, the planning committee approved applications by Tesco concerning advertisement consent, the insertion of doors and windows, and the installation of bollards, an ATM machine, a security light and a canopy. Planning officers had... Read More

Datchet, Berkshire

In August 2009 Tesco confirmed plans to open an Express store on the site of the old Mulligan restaurant opposite the existing Gable End village stores.

A committee was set up to support Datchet's indigenous businesses, and the first stage in the fight to protect Datchet's future, was an open day on The Green on  September 12. Every small business in the village was invited to display... Read More