Results tagged “Asda”


A site on the Isle of Dogs with planning approval for a huge 850 apartment development has been bought by a consortium led by a Middle East firm.


For staff at a major supermarket at the heart of the Isle of Dogs for the past 30 years, the bustling aisles offer a whole lot more than tasty treats and bargain deals.


A Greenwich woman who stabbed a woman to death and attempted to murder another in a "frenzied attack" has been jailed.

Nicola Edgington, 32, of Flavell Mews, was yesterday found guilty at the Old Bailey of the murder of Sally Hodkin and attempted murder of another woman following the frenzied attack in October 2011.


A decision to reject a controversial 800 home development on top of a supermarket on the Isle of Dogs has been reversed.

Tower Hamlets Council's planning committee had previously turned down the flats, a community centre and new high street at East Ferry Road's Asda because of the low-level of social housing.


Two major planning applications were thrown out by Tower Hamlets councillors last night against the advice of officers and the weight of planning policy.

A bid to regenerate the Asda site at Crossharbour and a renewed attempt to revive cargo handling at Orchard Wharf were both rejected in moves that signalled a shift of persuasive power - perhaps only temporary - from developers to residents.