Darlington garden centre gets approval to expand cafe

Sam Turner and Sons garden centre in Piercebridge, near Darlington, County Durham is to increase the serving capacity in its cafe from 50 customers to 70.

The move follows a meeting of the Darlington Borough Council’s planning applications committee which gave them the go-ahead.

Planning permission for the garden centre was granted in March 2012, with a condition stating the cafe could cater for a maximum of 50 people to safeguard nearby businesses.

The company also owns farming and equestrian supplies stores in Northallerton, Leyburn and Stokesley.


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