Store plan fear

Major regeneration plans in Blyth will be under threat if a retail giant is allowed to expand its superstore on the town's outskirts, it is claimed.

Major regeneration plans in Blyth will be under threat if a retail giant is allowed to expand its superstore on the town's outskirts, it is claimed. Town centre businesses and regeneration officials fear the traditional shopping core be seriously damaged if Asda is allowed to expand its Cowpen store by almost 1,000sq metres of floorspace.

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