The Treasury Committee are in the middle of an inquiry into Business Rates to scrutinise how Government policy has impacted business.
Deadlines for submission are 2 April 2019.
The committee are aware of my News Item from July 2018 and I have been asked to update and submit my comments on the Inquiry website. I would urge all landlords and tenants to make their views known.
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Costa Coffee have opened their first drive-thru in Hartlepool as part of a three store strategy for the town. They chose Vision Retail Park to benefit from the strong retail and leisure trade along Marina Way.
Stane Retail Park of 170,300 sq ft is partly pre-let to B&Q for an 80,000 sq ft store plus garden centre and builders yard as a relocation from The Hythe, Colchester. Other names revealed in the planning application include Aldi for an 18,500 sq ft store as a relocation from Lexden, and an 11,000 sq ft M&S Food Hall who will a welcome new fascia to Tollgate. The site is opposite Sainsbury’s and the Stane Leisure Park on the Stanway Western Bypass.
Gregory Moore Property acted for Churchmanor Estates and is their letting agent.
Drone photos showing how the new scheme fits into TollgateDownload PDF
Press release on the construction works by Churchmanor.Download PDF