Over 1,000 residents signed a petition against plans for a Sainsbury's Local store. Shopkeepers in the village have said if the supermarket does open a store there it will ruin their trade.
One of the key reasons for the application's progress was an independent retail assessment by Strategic Perspectives, which says the role of the village centre “will be strengthened, rather than... Read More
Tesco won their appeal in July 1998 to build a large supermarket over the railway line in the centre of Gerrards Cross. On June 30th 2005, their tunnel collapsed narrowly missing two packed commuter trains and causing serious disruption to the rail network. Tesco have left what looks like a colossal abandoned quarry in the middle of our High Street since the collapse.