The newly built Sainsbury’s Local convenience store and filling station opens tomorrow (14 Sept) at 07:00 am.
The store which received planning approval by just one vote in January 2017 starts trading tomorrow.
There is a fuel station with pumps for 6 vehicles with ‘pay at pump’ facilities, car parking for 8 vehicles and a 344 sq. metre Sainsbury’s Local food and grocery store.
Chilled beer and wine, tobacco, oven bakes bread, fresh fruit and vegetables are among the products available. The store also has a Lottery terminal.
Opening hours are 07:00am – 11:00pm 7 days a week.
Many people are concerned about the effect of the opening on Melton Road’s independent retail offer, the planning application received 60 objections and 12 comments of support.