By Hardeep Matharu 11:50am Saturday 7th April 2012 Campaigners battling Tesco's plans to open a Metro in Ashtead have submitted their objections to Mole Valley Council. SAVE Ashtead’s Village Environment campaigning group (SAVE) does not oppose having a Tesco on The Street, Ashtead, but believes a lack of parking for shoppers will cause a "parking [...]
Ashtead PMH Car Park
Tesco have now put in their application to The Council. Tesco are expecting 900 shopping trips per day to the store, yet are providing no car parking at all for customers. As you know, one of our main concerns is that because of the size of the store (3x the size of Tesco Express) the [...]
Monday, December 26, 2011 TESCO has unveiled plans for a smaller store in Ashtead than originally intended, following concerted action by campaigners. On Tuesday, the supermarket giant announced fresh proposals for a store on empty land it owns at 53 to 57, The Street. Campaigners opposed two previous plans on the site but Tesco won [...]
Tesco have just announced that they will be submitting a new Planning Application - their 3rd proposal - early in 2012. The good news is that they have NOT found the extra 74 parking spaces needed to build their 2nd proposed store (750 sq. m.) that was passed at The Public Inquiry in July 2010 subject to this parking condition. This [...]
By Guy Martin November 05, 2010 IT is more than two months since a government planning inspector ruled that a Tesco supermarket could be built in Ashtead, but opponents believe a parking issue could halt its progress. This week, groups who fought for more than two years to stop the store being built in The [...]
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