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View of Station Road, Dorridge, where the new Sainsbury's development is planned

Further planning permission granted for Dorridge Sainsbury's

Sainsbury's bosses have assured residents they will finally start work on building the new store in the centre of Dorridge now they have been granted extra floor space

View of Station Road, Dorridge, where the new Sainsbury's development is planned

Dorridge decision due this week

Sainsbury's should be granted approval to make changes to its supermarket scheme in Dorridge, councillors were told this week

Vox pop: Dorridge residents respond to Sainsbury's latest

On Monday, the Solihull News met with residents, business owners and a ward councillor on the steps of Forest Court to ask what they thought about Sainsbury’s announcement

Sainsbury's admits work work start on Dorridge store this year.

SAINSBURY’S has been accused of “betraying the trust” of residents, after admitting work will not start on its Dorridge store until at least 2014.

Dorridge Residents' Association response to Sainsbury's news

You may have heard that Justin King has written to local residents to say that because of various factors, Sainsbury’s are not going to redevelop Forest Court this year.

Fury as Sainsbury delays plans to build Dorridge supermarket

Council leader Ken Meeson has hit out at Sainsbury’s after it said construction on its proposed Forest Court site in Dorridge ‘will not begin in the near future’

Work won't start on Dorridge Sainsbury's this year.

DESPITE being given the go ahead to build a controversial new supermarket in Dorridge more than a year ago, Sainsbury’s say its construction will not begin in the near future.

Forest Court shutting earlier to stop anti social behaviour

DORRIDGE’S Forest Court shopping centre is closing earlier to deter troublemakers.

Close examination

The views expressed in the letter from Jean Shearman on the Planning Committee’s consideration of the Dorridge Sainsbury application (Letters) give a rather jaundiced account of what was described by several residents as an illustration of ‘democracy in action’.

‘Area has been dead and dying for years’

PLANS for a large Sainsbury’s store in Dorridge finally got the go ahead last week as councillors said the locality was ‘a village divided.’

Solihull planners vote in favour of Sainsbury's supermarket in Dorridge

IT’S been a village divided but a packed council chamber saw Solihull councillors give a unanimous thumbs up to the controversial Sainbury’s supermarket application in Dorridge on Wednesday evening (November 30).

Private money 'the only way forward for south Solihull' says petition organiser

VILLAGES like Dorridge must rely on the private sector for investment, so says a supporter of the controversial Sainsbury’s development.

Group behind 1800-signature petition speak

VILLAGES like Dorridge must rely on the private sector for investment so says a supporter of the controversial Sainsbury’s development.

Three year path to planning for Sainsbury's Dorridge project

THE Sainsbury’s application to redevelop the derelict Forest Court centre in Dorridge has divided the leafy village of Dorridge.

Planning officers back approval for Dorridge Sainsbury's

PLANNING chiefs have recommended that a highly controversial plan to redevelop the centre of Dorridge be given the go-ahead.

It’s a mystery

I refer to your article ‘Store Chiefs Hit Back’. I wonder if Sainsbury’s know what they put in their 2011 Planning Application Form.

Residents slam store over ‘blunder’ claim

THE pressure group fighting plans for a large supermarket in Dorridge has hit back at Sainsbury’s who had accused them of making a ‘blunder’ with planning figures.

Get behind it

It’s time for a reality check in Dorridge!

Out of bounds

SOME of the recently published Boundary Commission proposals on Parliamentary constituencies ‘border’ on nonsense!

Out of bounds

SOME of the recently published Boundary Commission proposals on Parliamentary constituencies ‘border’ on nonsense!

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