First the good news. One more empty High St shop may have a tenant soon. Stead & Simpson’s shop in the centre of Wellington is the subject of a new planning application.
Now the bad news – the applicants want permission for change of use from retail to use it for either a café or fast food. With a new takeaway about to open on North Street, plus six food & drink outlets on South St can anyone seriously believe that Wellington needs another eating house?
Certainly the people Around Wellington met in town today are unanimous in rejecting the idea. “Insanity “ was one of the terms used:
This planning application will be decided by the Town Council and they are obliged to ask for comments and listen to public opinion. email from here to let the councillors know what you firstname.lastname@example.org