Tesco applied for permission to do some alterations to premises in the High Street. The premises were occupied by a restaurant.
A campaign group "Keep Tesco out of Woburn Sands" was set up. A petition gathered over 3,000 signatories and on 12th March 2012 members of the group handed in the petitions to Tesco Head Office in Cheshunt.
A campaign "Big Enough Already" was launched to stop the local Tesco store in Wolverton, Milton Keynes, from expanding to a Tesco Extra.
Tesco applied for planning permission in November 2007 and the application was refused some two years later following a campaign by the Big Enough Already Group. The Group focusse its efforts on planning reasons, mainly PPS6, the... Read More