Sunderland City Council to consider plans for Aldi store extension

A budget supermarket chain has submitted plans to extend its store and make alterations to the shop entrance.

Monday, 8th April 2019, 5:51 pm
Updated Monday, 8th April 2019, 6:04 pm
The Aldi store in Washington. Picture: Google.

Aldi at Washington Galleries could get a facelift under plans submitted to Sunderland City Council.

According to the scheme, the budget supermarket wants to extend into a next door retail unit and move the entrance to the store.

If approved, the application also includes provision for an extra 12 parking spaces at the site.

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Comments on the proposals can be submitted to the city council’s planning department until April 24.

A decision on the plans is expected by the end of May.