Sainsbury’s have withdrawn their application!

We received an email from the Lewisham Planning department notifying us that Sainsbury’s have now withdrawn their application (28/02/2020) “Mount Anvil have advised the Council on behalf of the applicant team that “Due to the increasing uncertainty around the Bakerloo Line Extension project, which has blighted the site, we have agreed not to pursue the application…

Sainsbury’s plans could “threaten” the delivery of the Bakerloo line extension

Transport for London have now said that the Sainsbury’s site in New Cross Gate is a “core requirement” for the planned Bakerloo line extension to Lewisham “and beyond”. They have also warned that the Goodwood Road site that Sainsbury’s had suggested TFL build on instead is “discounted”. This was following a question on whether Sainsbury’s/Mount…