Morrisons ready to take on Booseys garden centre

The owner of Booseys garden centre in Middlewich, Cheshire, expects this to be Booseys' last Christmas as he has struck a deal with Radcliffe Developments to begin construction of a Morrisons food store on the site in March.

Work on a new Morrisons food store begins in March - image: Morrisons
Work on a new Morrisons food store begins in March - image: Morrisons

He said: "I’m the fifth generation to run the business and there isn’t a sixth.

"I had to do something to secure the future of the site and it’s a massive opportunity.

"Of course it’s tinged with sadness that it’s the end of the line but that’s the world we’re in."

Plans for a Morrisons store that will create 50 full time, 100 part time and 70 construction jobs, were approved last month.



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