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Kendal residents to consult on supermarket opening

Residents in Kendal are being asked to consult on the opening of a Sainsbury's store Credit: PA

The people of Kendal are being given a chance to have their say on plans for a superstore which would create up to 350 jobs in the town.

Developers have submitted a planning application for a Sainsbury's store on Shap Road to South Lakeland District Council.

They will consult residents on the plans at an information event on Sunday.

Sainsbury's new Carlisle store opens

A ceremony to mark the opening of Sainsbury's new 60,000 sq ft Carlisle store is to take place.

A choir from Caldew Lea primary school will perform and Anna Richardson, 2016 Paralympic discus hopeful and 2012 Olympic torchbearer, will be on hand to assist with the cutting of the ribbon.

The manager of the new store in Caldewgate, Carlisle and store colleagues will be on hand to answer questions.

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