Protest over supermarket row

Around five hundred people have marched through Sherborne protesting against proposals for a Tesco supermarket.

The demonstration coincided with a consultation by Tesco over plans for a superstore on the outskirts of the town in Dorset. Many shops closed for an hour to show how they think the town centre will be affected.


Sherborne Tesco row

The supermarket giant Tesco has announced that it won't be submitting an application for a supermarket in Sherborne. Business owners feared it could take trade away from the town centre.