Sainsbury's to anchor Talbot Green Sainsbury’s gets green light.


Construction to commence on new £200 million town centre in South Wales Talbot Green Developments, the joint venture between Valad Europe and Scarborough Development Group, has secured detailed planning consent and exchanged contracts with


Sainsbury’s for the development of a 116,000-sq ft supermarket at Talbot Green in South Wales. Infrastructure works are due to commence in autumn 2014. The new £200m town centre development, which is being built on mainly brownfield land, will include a further 380,000 sq ft of retail space, a leisure and entertainment quarter, restaurants, bars, and a hotel, along with a range of civic and community facilities and residential apartments and townhouses.


Mark Jackson, managing director of Scarborough Development Group, said: “Now that Sainsbury’s is committed to opening a new store, we can push on with our proposals for phase 2 of the development. Once complete, Talbot Green’s new town centre will become an important leisure and retail destination for the surrounding area.” Shopping-Centre.com