Notcutts Gardens Centres takes Bagshot plan to appeal

An application by Notcutts, to create four shops - a cafe, pet shop, outdoor clothing shop plus another- alongside a new Waitrose built on its former nursery site was due to be decided upon by Surrey Heath Borough Council's planning committee

But Notcutts has taken its proposals to appeal because it says the local authority had taken too long to reach a decision.

An independent planning inspector is now expected to make a decision on the scheme early in 2016.

Notcutts pulled out of a plan to build a garden centre on the Surrey site last year because the garden centre group said it was not viable.

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