District Centre

The Wichelstowe District Centre comprising of smaller commercial units and other local amenities will be located in Middle Wichel, neighbouring the finished Waitrose store which opened its doors to the public in April 2014.

The District Centre plans were approved following extensive community consultation.

You can view details of the district centre design code by clicking on the links below:

District Centre Planning Statement Submission

District Centre Design Code Submission

Details of the Waitrose store can be found by following the link below:

http://www.waitrose.com/content/waitrose/en/bf_home/bf/504.html.html

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